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Bayside Middle School students welcome special guest, ASIMO - fox6now.com

Monday, September 25, 2017


fox6now.com

Bayside Middle School students welcome special guest, ASIMO
fox6now.com
BAYSIDE — Students at Bayside Middle School welcomed a very special guest on Monday, September 25th — for a unique presentation. ASIMO, a humanoid robot created by Honda, paid the students a visit after two former middle schoolers won a national ...
World's most advanced humanoid robot visits Milwaukee-area schoolWISN Milwaukee

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Milwaukee Students Meet ASIMO After Wining Honda Robotics Contest - WebWire (press release)

Monday, September 25, 2017


WebWire (press release)

Milwaukee Students Meet ASIMO After Wining Honda Robotics Contest
WebWire (press release)
Louisa Wood and Yanni Ma had a vision of how robots could improve the future. Now, after bringing that vision to life to win the 2017 Honda Robotics Contest, the Bayside (Wisc.) Middle School students got to interact first-hand with the future of robotics.

Man still holds the upper hand in the world of man vs. machine - Regina Leader-Post

Saturday, September 23, 2017


Regina Leader-Post

Man still holds the upper hand in the world of man vs. machine
Regina Leader-Post
As it turns out, YuMi wasn't the first. In 2008, a creepy little robot called Asimo (made by Honda) led the Detroit Symphony through a less-than-stirring rendition of The Impossible Dream. Apparently, if you can drive a Civic, conducting an orchestra ...

Robots Promise to Take Good Care of Grandma - OZY

Saturday, September 16, 2017


OZY

Robots Promise to Take Good Care of Grandma
OZY
A self-propelled wheelchair developed by the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) can navigate Singapore's Changi General Hospital; Honda's Asimo humanoid robot can retrieve food and control lighting; and another protodroid is ...

Now we have robots in disguise as orchestra conductors - Gearbrain (blog)

Thursday, September 14, 2017


Gearbrain (blog)

Now we have robots in disguise as orchestra conductors
Gearbrain (blog)
A robot conducting an orchestra is not new. Honda's Asimo robot conducted the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in 2008 with no less than Yo Yo Ma. Asimo walked on to the stage for his debut and worked without a baton — but his arms moved much less fluidly.
Robot 'conductor' steals the show from Italy's top tenorChannel NewsAsia
Robot conducts Andrea Bocelli and orchestra in PisaRepublica
YuMi the robot makes debut as orchestra conductor in ItalyThe Verge
Gears Of Biz -HuffPost UK -ABB Group -Gearbrain
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Robot 'conductor' steals show from Italy's top tenor Bocelli but can't improvise - The Japan Times

Tuesday, September 12, 2017


The Japan Times

Robot 'conductor' steals show from Italy's top tenor Bocelli but can't improvise
The Japan Times
The maestro said the automaton was far more sophisticated than its “rival” Asimo, the white four-foot (1.2-meter) robot designed by Honda that conducted the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in 2008. “We're not talking about Asimo's limited up-and-down, one ...
Robot conducts Andrea Bocelli and Italian orchestra playing Verdi in PisaSky News
High note in handling musiciansHong Kong Standard (press release)
YuMi taking the stage - ABB GroupABB Group
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Honda robots pair up to lend a hand - Independent Online

Tuesday, September 12, 2017


Honda robots pair up to lend a hand
Independent Online
At a demonstration on Tuesday at its Tokyo headquarters, automaker Honda Motor showed off two of the child-sized Asimo robots serving tea and performing other tasks in coordination with one another. The bubble-headed robots seemed to pick their steps ...

Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness - Engadget

Tuesday, August 29, 2017


Engadget

Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness
Engadget
Honda's Asimo robot, the one which famously fell down that flight of stairs, has come a long way since its humiliating faceplant. Not only can the current iteration climb stairs, it can jump and even use sign language. Honda's research team eventually ...

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Notes: Honda's ASIMO robot named Barber race grand marshal - INDYCAR

Tuesday, April 18, 2017


INDYCAR

Notes: Honda's ASIMO robot named Barber race grand marshal
INDYCAR
ASIMO – which stands for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility – is the world's most advanced bipedal humanoid robot, designed by Honda for humans requiring assistance with their daily lives. As a brand ambassador, ASIMO has entertained people around ...
Honda Robot ASIMO Named Grand Marshall for IndyCar RaceThe Drive
Honda robot ASIMO to be grand marshal at BarberMotorsport.com, Edition: Global
IndyCar Gave Into The Robot Overlords And There Truly Is No HopeJalopnik
For The Win -FOXSports.com -AL.com
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ASIMO to grand marshal Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama - Alabama NewsCenter

Wednesday, April 12, 2017


ASIMO to grand marshal Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama
Alabama NewsCenter
ASIMO, Honda's humanoid robot that has traveled all over the world, will serve as the grand marshal of the race at the Barber Motorsports Park during the three-day event April 21-23. ASIMO is the world's most advanced humanoid robot, designed by Honda ...

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