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BMW has said that they will be able to deliver level 5 Autonomous cars by 2021. A level 5 autonomy is the ultimate goal of autonomous driving and it means, the driver will completely be able to take his or her hands off the wheel, during the entire duration of [...]
16.03.2017 14:17  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
Fedor is a humanoid robot in development in Russia, which is designed to help astronauts in space. It can turn valves, drive car, use drill, do pushups and a lot more useful tasks such as lifting up to 20 kg, walk, crawl, get into the car all by itself, turn [...]
13.03.2017 01:03  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
IBM has just started a new division, IBM Q, in order to start working on quantum computers. Although the technology to enable quantum computers are still in research phase, IBM executives believe that the current results are sufficiently promising, in order to start working. The company will, for now, create [...]
06.03.2017 12:27  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
CHINAPLAS 2017 to inspire smart manufacturing through Industry 4.0 Conference “Industry 4.0”, one of today’s hottest topics, deserves our attention. It potentially will impact nearly every major manufacturing operation around the globe. Germany and China launched their respective “Industry 4.0” and “Made in China 2025” strategies with the similar purpose of [...]
03.03.2017 07:26  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
Again an amazing robot from Boston Dynamics… Source: Boston Dynamics – www.bostondynamics.com The post Boston Dynamic’s new robot appeared first on Roboticmagazine. [...]
28.02.2017 20:58  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
Robot Operating System (ROS) http://www.ros.org Today by far the most commonly used robotics software is ROS, which stands for Robot Operating System. This is an open source software, and the most number of developers and robotics users are involved with this program with an ever increasing rate. It contains set of libraries, [...]
27.02.2017 14:06  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
Guest blogger Hans Odenthal share's with us an amazing project built by his son.This was built by my son Bram, 17yo from Trevianum in Sittard School in the Netherlands. It was for a study project that every student has to do at the end of the secondary school. [...]
24.02.2017 06:51  (The NXT Step)     More...
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23.02.2017 14:31  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
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23.02.2017 13:53  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
The Best Things Come in Small Packages US Digital Introduces New Addition to Miniature Optical Encoder Portfolio at ATX West 2017 Anaheim, California – February 7, 2017 – US Digital, a US manufacturer of quality motion control since 1980, today announced the introduction of the E8T miniature optical encoder. Combining small form [...]
10.02.2017 20:17  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
Drone Racing is the fastest growing sport in the world; in less than two years MultiGP Drone Racing has registered over 14,000 pilots worldwide. The emerging sport of drone racing is something that almost anyone can compete in; with over 450 volunteer run MultiGP race chapters in the United States [...]
07.02.2017 10:08  (Roboticmagazine)     More...
https://www.dropbox.com/s/d71qmecyfs3z6sp/MINDSTORMS%20Year%20in%20Review%202016.pdf?dl=0 [...]
05.01.2017 19:16  (The NXT Step)     More...
The Seshan Brothers have done it again, this time they created a Xmas Edition of their famous PIX3L PLOTT3R printer. That's the Seshan Brothers in minifig form ;)Not only does this version prints a selection of different holiday greeting cards it is also designed in festive colours, using [...]
15.12.2016 02:14  (The NXT Step)     More...
TOW3R By Thomas Madeya My contribution to #robotremix3 is TOW3R, named after the puzzle game “Tower of Hanoi”. If you don’t know the game you should learn about it first from Wikipedia. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tower_of_Hanoi. I use the tires from both sets to create 3 “discs” of different diameter. TOW3R moves them [...]
07.10.2016 04:44  (The NXT Step)     More...
Guest Blogger Ahmad Sahar from Malaysia tells us about the design and challenges he faced while developing the TROTT3R for the MCP Challenge, ROBOT REMIX #3: How TROTT3R came to beby Ahmad Sahar In March 2016, I was named MCP which stands for the MINDSTORMS Community [...]
15.08.2016 21:51  (The NXT Step)     More...
Guest Blogger Jerry Nicholls from the UK tells us about the design and challenges he faced while developing the DUCK TOPPL3R for the MCP Challenge, ROBOT REMIX #3:The DUCK TOPPL3Rby Jerry NichollsWhen it came to considering what I’d build for the RobotRemix3 I was inspired by the colours and decals [...]
29.07.2016 12:29  (The NXT Step)     More...
TIME IS RUNNING OUT! SUBMIT BY AUG 10THMAKE SOMETHING!Are you using LEGO bricks to solve everyday problems in a new awesome way? Are you building cool innovations that could change the world for the better? We want YOU to be a LEGO MAKER and share your ideas!Submit your entry no [...]
29.07.2016 11:10  (The NXT Step)     More...
The MINDSTORMS Community Partners (MCP) are at it again. The challenge this time? To imagine what type of creative combination models could be made using only parts from the LEGO MINDSTORMS (31313) set and the bright blue LEGO TECHNIC Drag Racer (42050).The ROBOT REMIX #3 is [...]
22.07.2016 14:58  (The NXT Step)     More...
We are now presenting you with the last of the 4 building instructions of RobotRemix2! In this previous post, you can view the 4 videos of the Robot Remix series 2. Now lets learn more about this transforming robot-grabber remix.The GRAB-EV3 by Guilherme Constantino"Hello my friends!I would like to share [...]
19.07.2016 02:28  (The NXT Step)     More...
If you recall, a few month ago we presented you with the 4 videos of the 2nd Robot Remix and so far 2 of those 4 remix BI's have been published here. Now for the 3rd Building Instructions of series 2 we have a great ball contraption (GBC) by Joe [...]
29.06.2016 18:15  (The NXT Step)     More...
A couple of month ago we presented you with the 4 videos of the Robot Remix series 2 and promised some building instructions. Already Mike's MONK3Y HEAD was published last week and today we are happy to present you with the EV3 version of Rock Paper Scissors! The RPS-GAM3 by [...]
03.06.2016 04:29  (The NXT Step)     More...
A couple of month ago we presented you with the 4 videos of the Robot Remix series 2 and promised some building instruction as we did for Robot Remix series 1. Well, at last ,today we have our first building instructions to share with you.The MONK3Y HEAD by Michael BrandlIn [...]
28.05.2016 19:33  (The NXT Step)     More...
A few weeks ago we presented you with the second edition of the ROBOTREMIX challenge; to REMIX the 42049 Technic set with the MINDSTORMS 31313 Home set. We ended up with one transforming vehicle, one Rock Paper Scissors game, one mesmerizing Great Ball Contraption and one animatronic Monkey Head! [...]
13.03.2016 06:22  (The NXT Step)     More...
The MINDSTORMS Community Partners (MCP) are at it again. Remix #1 was such a great success that the MINDSTORMS Team decided to challenge the MCP's once again with a robot remix. The challenge this time, to imagine what type of creative combination models could be made [...]
14.02.2016 20:58  (The NXT Step)     More...
Hi guys, bazmarc here with another WALL-E robot. That's right it not my first one 🙂 I made several popular ones back in the NXT days, namely zWALL-E4 and WALL-E5 both traveled the world going to LEGO WORLD and WRO from 2011 to 2013. Read more about those here http://bazmarc.ca/bazmarc/WALL-E.html. [...]
14.02.2016 05:36  (The NXT Step)     More...