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Robot News

From: IEEE Spectrum Aug 23, 2019 Darpa Subterranean Challenge: After Laikago, Unitree Robotics is now introducing AlienGo, which is looking mighty spry: The majority of soft robots today rely on external power and control, keeping them tethered to off-board systems or rigged … Continue reading

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Russia sends its first humanoid robot ‘Fedor’ into space

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Robotics News

From IEEE Spectrum June 18, 2019 Here are a bunch of neat videos from IEEE Spectrum Robotics News:

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Ford Self-Driving Vans Will Use Legged Robots to Make Deliveries

from IEEE Spectrum 22 May 2019 Ford is adding legs to its robocars—sort of. The automaker is announcing today that its fleet of autonomous delivery vans will carry more than just packages: Riding along with the boxes in the back … Continue reading

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High school robotics students build power wheelchair for 2-year-old

https://www.kare11.com/article/news/high-school-robotics-students-build-power-wheelchair-for-2-year-old/89-b9219b88-1ba7-4c8e-abff-b3e6b880c16e

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Inside Google’s Rebooted Robotics Program

See article at https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/26/technology/google-robotics-lab.html

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Play Ball! Robots Chalk Baseball Foul Lines for Fields

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Innovation boot camp empowers Marines

https://www.cbsnews.com/video/innovation-boot-camp-empowers-marines-to-improvise-and-solve-problems/

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Showbotics

Mini Flyers, Jumpen the Skipping Penguin Robot and FedEx SameDay Bot

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Elektro the Moto-Man Had the Biggest Brain at the 1939 World’s Fair

From IEEE Spectrum By Allison Marsh 28 Sep 2018 | 19:00 GMT This voice-controlled robot could walk, talk, and smoke, and it captivated crowds “Ladies and gentlemen, I’ll be very glad to tell my story. I am a smart fellow … Continue reading

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