When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Fold, the smartphone you can fold up like a piece of paper, last year, the company touted a new type of tech dubbed the Infinity Flex Display that […]
The post Watch: Robots Fold Samsung Galaxy Fold Phone 200,000 Times in Durability Test appeared first on Geek.com.
MIT researchers just created an origami-inspired robot gripper that can grab fragile and heavy objects without dropping them. A team of researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (MIT CSAIL) built the robot […]
The post MIT’s ‘Origami’ Robot Gripper Can Grab Delicate and Heavy Objects appeared first on Geek.com.
PARTNER INTERVIEW: CloudMinds Technology CEO Bill Huang (pictured) talked to Mobile World Live (MWL) about …
Watch out, Simone Biles. One adorable, four-legged backflipping robot has serious gold medal-worthy skills. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) recently released a video featuring its 20-pound Mini Cheetah robot landing a backflip, smoothly […]
The post Watch: Here’s the First Four-Legged Robot to Do a Backflip appeared first on Geek.com.
There are two kinds of tasks that most humans will gladly hand over to a robot: those that are incredibly repetitive (and monotonous) and those that are incredibly dangerous. That’s precisely why the […]
The post Robots Have Disassembled 700,000 Rockets for the U.S. Military appeared first on Geek.com.
When you think about all-time great toy franchises, Transformers has to be up there. After Hasbro debuted them in the 1980s as a rag-tag conglomeration of various repurposed Japanese robots, they became a […]
The post Toy Tuesday: The Most Incredible ‘Transformers’ Toys appeared first on Geek.com.
Self-awareness is important for survival, however, some AI devices today are still struggling with the concept. Despite this challenge, engineers have built a robot that can imagine itself, operate on its own, and […]
The post Engineers Built a Self-Aware Robot That Operates on Its Own appeared first on Geek.com.
Need a new player for game night? MIT engineers have developed a robot that combines both vision and touch to learn Jenga, a game in which blocks must be removed from a tower and […]
The post MIT Robot Learned to Play Jenga Through Vision and Touch (Just Like a Human) appeared first on Geek.com.
Hanson Robotics, the company that created Sophia, the humanoid bot that made headlines last year, is debuting a new 14-inch AI companion: Meet Little Sophia, a tiny robot that teaches children how to […]
The post Sophia the Robot Has a Cute Little Sister That Teaches Kids to Code appeared first on Geek.com.