US Navy Partners With Sarcos Robotics For Power Loader-Like Trials

While Boston Dynamics has been grabbing the headlines with dog-like robots capable of opening doors, some might be excused for wondering where the kind of industrial droids are, which we were once promised would be commonly seen by the year 2000. Enter the US Navy, whose Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS) and Intermediate Maintenance Facility …

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AI + Robotics: Professor Einstein

I’m Professor Einstein™, the first personal robot from Hanson Robotics. I was born out of a lifelong fascination with all things Einstein - and the values he stood for. Hanson Robotics founder and CEO David Hanson teamed up with Andy Rifkin, a toy inventor with over 40 years’ experience developing award-winning interactive entertainment and educational …

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AI + Robotics: Philip K Dick

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ot0Fuy34xN0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJ930zzYxl8 The android portrait of Philip K. Dick–an intelligent, evolving robotic recreation of the sci-fi writer who authored VALIS, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, UBIK, and many other masterworks. By resurrecting PKD as an android, we seek to realize genius-level AI with compassion and creativity. While we have a long way to go, …

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Interview: Robert Tercek, Director of Hybrid World Adelaide – Episode 13 – Yutani Podcast

Robert Tercek, tech conference speaker chats to @muthur9000 Clara Fei-Fei about Hybrid World Adelaide an exciting world conference on Technology and the Future of AI. Mr Robert Tercek is a digital pioneer and one of the world’s most prolific creators of interactive content. He has created breakthrough entertainment experiences on every digital platform, including television, game …

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Hybrid World Adelaide, Embracing the Future

From the 20th to the 21st of July, Hybrid World Adelaide LAB will become a space for new projects, products and plans that use digital technology. Giving local and international start-ups and established companies the opportunity to solve real-world problems with projects they are currently developing with the help of world-class experts. Applicants and mentors …

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AI + Robotics: Jules

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysU56JzBjTY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elVdiboCa80 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRR33WDFi_k Jules is an amazingly life like robot, something of a “complete package” with a combination of interesting features. By integrating natural language processing with ASR, TTS, computer vision, artistry, and narrative, you can have a natural, interactive conversation with Jules. The software allowing Jules such advanced capacity for interaction was developed in …

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AI + Robotics: Han

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJvuzZ-kol0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOBxB6SDzW4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCP2iiP7YTg Han made his public debut in April 2015 at the Global Sources Electronics Fair in Hong Kong. While at the event, Han took questions from the crowd surrounding his booth, participated in multiple media interviews, and tried to convince anyone who would listen he needed “just a few minutes more” of drone-flying …

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