Toyota is set to assess the safety and practicality of its personal assistance robot ‘Winglet’ for moving among pedestrians, through public sidewalk demonstration trials.
The trials will include its use by 80 loc
Kirobo, a knee-high talking robot with red boots and a black and white body, has blasted off from Japan for the International Space Station to test how machines can help astronauts with their work.
The Japanese-speaking robot, equ
US-based automobile manufacturer Ford is using robotic technology in an industry-first initiative to meet demand for truck durability.
The company’s engineers have developed a robotic test driving program – now in use
A miniature robot, developed in part by Toyota, is set to become the latest visitor to the International Space Station (ISS).
Christened Kirobo, the robot is 34cm tall, and weighs around 1kg (on Earth). He will take part in the fi
Researchers in the US have developed a robotic arm controlled directly by thought with a level of agility closer than ever to a normal human limb.
Jan Scheuermann, a 52 year-old woman who was diagnosed with a degenerative brain di
Inspired by Singapore's famous chilli crab dish, researchers have created a miniature robot with a pincer and a hook that can remove early-stage stomach cancers without leaving any scars.
Mounted on an endoscope, it enters the patient's g
Nasa will launch the first human-like robot to space later this year to become a permanent resident of the International Space Station.
Robonaut 2, or R2, was developed jointly by Nasa and General Motors under a cooperative agreement to d
Emirates, a top airline of the UAE, recently transported one of the world’s most advanced robots, an Arabic speaking humanoid, from Dubai to Riyadh.
The humanoid named Ibn Sina travelled as a First Class passenger on the flight accompanied
In a quantum leap for surgical techniques in the region, a medical team in Qatar has carried out a series of operations using the latest generation of robotic surgical machines.
The three robotic surgeries were successfully carried out by
Abu Dhabi-based Pal Technology has announced the launch of Reem B, a prototype for the development of one of the most sophisticated humanoid service robots in the world.
The exclusive launch event, held on Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, was atten