This video walks us through all of the amazing technology and engineering that went into the Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover.
The Mars Perseverance rover is landing on Mars this week after a 7 month journey from Earth. The “7 minutes” of terror during which the vehicle enters Mars atmosphere and lands on the planet takes place on Thursday February 18, 2021.
Deploy Spot, from Boston Dynamics, for autonomous inspection and data collection on hazardous and remote sites.
SCOUT is an outdoor robot base (UGV) designed for industrial applications, with front and rear independent suspension and supported ROS.
Hyundai Motor Group unveiled their vision for the future of mobility today with the introduction of their concept of Ultimate Mobility Vehicles (UMV). The first concept UMV platform was revealed today as TIGER, which is an acronym for Transforming Intelligent Ground Excursion Robot.
Boston Dynamics launches Spot Enterprise version, making it easier than ever before to deploy, control and manage the Spot Robot. The company also announced the availability of the new Scout software and the Spot arm.
How does a robot dog learn how to dance? The Tested team examines Boston Dynamics’ Choreographer software that was behind Spot’s recent viral dancing video.
An introduction to products by Botsync.
These robots can move! Watch this video of the dancing robots from Boston Dynamics wishing you a happy new year!
Hyundai announces that it is planning to take a controlling interest in Boston Dynamics, maker of the Spot and Atlas robots. The deal is worth $1.1B
Percepto, pioneering autonomous inspection by industrial robotics, today announced a strategic investment of $45 million in Series B funding led by Koch Disruptive Technologies (KDT) to launch a transformative solution for remote, fully autonomous, asset monitoring, inspection and compliance of industrial sites. KDT is joined by new investors State of Mind Ventures, Atento Capital, Summit Peak Investments, Delek-US and existing investors U.S. Venture Partners, Spider Capital and Arkin Holdings, bringing the total investment in the company to $72.5 million.
Copernicus is an all-terrain mobile robot for robotics research and projects. Based on Robot Operating System (ROS), Copernicus can be easily configured to an autonomous system with their various Open Source sensor packages.
Invented by Ralph Hollis in 2004, this collective project by the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University is a 75 kilogram machine created to be tall, slender and person-sized with mechanical arms.
Robust.AI raises $15M to develop an industrial grade cognitive engine for all types of robotics. The company has hired a high-profile leadership team with roots across research and innovation.
The SPOT ROS Package, a collaboration between Boston Dynamics and Clearpath Robotics.
Boston Dynamics builds advanced mobile manipulation robots with remarkable mobility, dexterity perception and agility.
Ford is tapping four-legged robots at its Van Dyke Transmission Plant in early August to laser scan the plant, collecting data used to retool plants.
Wellwit Robotics Compound robot (Cobot+AMR+Vision), AMR base on Lidar SLAM, 5 mm position accuracy, Cobot support TM and Aubo, 0.05mm accuracy, TM Fusion Vision
In this article we interviewed Enabled Robotics CEO Lars-Peter Ellekilde to learn about their business and future as a robotic solutions provider.
Enabled Robotics produces mobile manipulation solutions leveraging a cobot arm on top of an autonomous mobile robot base.
In this video, by robot software vendor Rocos, you’ll watch the Boston Dynamics Spot robot herding sheep on the farm and performing other farm duties.
Adam Savage has been operating Boston Dynamics’ Spot robot for a few months, getting to know the ins and outs of its capabilities. While more projects with Spot are in the works, Adam today answers questions about how Spot works.
Enova Robotics has a product line of indoor and outdoor AGVs designed primarily for telepresense operations.
Watch this video as Tested’s Adam Savage is pulled in a rickshaw by the Boston Dynamics Spot robot.
Adam Savages puts the Boston Dynamics Spot robot through an obstacle course in this video from Adam’s Tested show.