All Humanoid Robots Products

NASA Space Robot Needs Your Help Preparing for Mars
NASA's Space Robotics Challenge offers a $1 million prize purse for teams that program a virtual Robonaut 5 robot through a series of complex tasks in a simulated Mars habitat.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
NASA Valkyrie Robots Prepare for Life on Mars
NASA originally designed Valkyrie to compete in DARPA’s Disaster-Relief Robotics Contest in 2015, but after losing the competition, NASA pivoted to craft their robots into a new kind of space mechanic.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Pepper Robots Working at Belgian Hospitals
Two of Belgium's hospitals have installed Pepper robots in their receptions areas for trials. The robots will help patients in Ostend and Liege.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Nao, Pepper Robots Teaching in Singapore
The popular Nao and Pepper robots are teaching students at two schools in Singapore to see how robots can be used to teach children in interactive ways.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Podcast: Creating More Human-Like Robots
To achieve human-like qualities, robots need to have fine motor control of limbs and end effectors. Mark Donovan of ams AG joins The Robotics Trends Show to discuss how magnetic position sensors can help.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Pepper Robot’s US Debut Planned for 2016
Pepper, the humanoid robot from Softbank, is expected to debut in the United States in 2016, focusing initially on businesses and not consumers.
Household · Personal Robots · Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Do Human-Like Robots Really Threaten Our Identity?
Does a humanoid robot like Sophia threaten human individuality? The line between humans and humanoid continues to blur.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
The Role of Magnetic Position Sensors in Robots and the IoRT
To achieve human-like qualities and fluid limb movement, robot design engineers need to develop robots with fine motor control of limbs and end effectors. Here's a breakdown of how magnetic position sensor integrated circuits can help.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
SCHAFT Bipedal Robot Climbs, Vacuums Stairs
After being quiet for some time, Google-owned SCHAFT unveiled a new bipedal robot that can walk up and down stairs, carry heavy objects, and even vacuum stairs.
Household · Cleaning Robots · Robot Vacuums · Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Robots Replacing Dartmouth College Football Players
Dartmouth College's Mobile Virtual Player (MVP) robot will replace all 11 human players during football games this upcoming season.
Health & Sports · Sports & Fitness · Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Pepper Robots Selling iPhones in Tokyo
Softbank begins trial with Pepper humanoid robots staffing a cellphone store in Tokyo. Peppers “staff” the shop on three floors and they’re programmed to sell iPhone 6s phones and introduce a new electricity service from a SoftBank subsidiary.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Nao Robot Won’t be a Hotel Concierge for Long
Steve Carlin, Aldebaran's VP of marketing and business development for the Americas, joined the Robotics Trends Show to discuss all-things Connie, but he also talked about why Pepper should ultimately replace Nao as the robot concierge of choice.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Next Gen ATLAS Robot from Boston Dynamics is Incredible
Boston Dynamics' next generation ATLAS robot is tether-free, designed to operate outdoors and inside buildings, and has incredible balance.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Pepper Robots to Fully Staff Tokyo Cellphone Store
A Tokyo cellphone store will be staffed by five to six Pepper robots, which will help customers make purchases, select data plans and sign contracts.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots
Humanoid Robot Pepper Joins Crew of 2 Cruise Lines
Pepper, the emotion-detecting humanoid robot from Aldebaran, will greet passengers as they board the Costa Cruises and AIDA ships, offering tips about dining, events, and excursions in English, German and Italian.
Future Tech · Humanoid Robots

Editors’ Picks

10 Best Robots of CES 2018
Self-driving cars were the talk of Las Vegas during CES 2018. We recap...

Top 10 AI & Robot Stories of 2017
2018 is shaping up to be a massive year for automation. But first,...

Breaking Down Autonomous Systems
Future tech: Autonomous intelligence

Robots are Learning to Pick up Objects Like Babies
UC Berkeley has developed a technique that enables robots to complete tasks...