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New Robots for the Plastics Industry - Robots.net

Friday, August 23, 2019

New Robots for the Plastics Industry  Robots.net

Roland Piquepaille writes in his weblog: “Some robots make the news, like Honda's Asimo or Sony's Aibo. Many others simply do their job. At the National ...

ASIMO Only Human - Robots.net

Thursday, August 22, 2019

ASIMO Only Human  Robots.net

Highlighting failures is not my favorite pastime, but the video of ASIMO taking a staircase fall can't be missed. Response of the crowd included gasps, laughs, ...

After Minimum Wage Hike, Labor Day Will Be Replaced by Cheaper, More Efficient, Robot Labor Day - IMAO

Thursday, August 22, 2019

After Minimum Wage Hike, Labor Day Will Be Replaced by Cheaper, More Efficient, Robot Labor Day  IMAO

WASHINGTON DC (AP) – With election season fast approaching, the Democrat-controlled House is anxiously attempting to push through ANY legislation to help ...

YouTube Removes Robot Fighting Videos After Declaring Them 'Cruelty to Animals' - PJ Media

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

YouTube Removes Robot Fighting Videos After Declaring Them 'Cruelty to Animals'  PJ Media

Robots have rights, too, y'all! YouTube says so — at least, their algorithms do. After declaring that videos of robots fighting violates restrictions against depictions ...

Tempest in a Teapot: 2019 Mid-Season Edition – SuperbikePlanet - SuperbikePlanet.com

Friday, August 16, 2019

Tempest in a Teapot: 2019 Mid-Season Edition – SuperbikePlanet  SuperbikePlanet.com

The saga began with either Jorge Lorenzo or his agent letting both Ducati and Yamaha know that he might be available to ride their bikes in 2020. Remember ...

AICPA Report: Accounting Firms Just Aren't Hiring Accounting Grads Like They Used To - Going Concern

Thursday, August 15, 2019

AICPA Report: Accounting Firms Just Aren't Hiring Accounting Grads Like They Used To  Going Concern

The latest Trends in the Supply of Accounting Graduates and the Demand for Public Accounting Recruits report came out this week, and I'd be lying if I said I ...

10 Attractions That Are Better At Disneyland Than Walt Disney World - Cinema Blend

Monday, August 12, 2019

10 Attractions That Are Better At Disneyland Than Walt Disney World  Cinema Blend

Reporting on movies, television, video games, and pop culture CINEMABLEND is the go-to source for today's plugged-in generation.

Humans Are Biased Even Towards Robots Study Reveals - Industry News Releases

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Humans Are Biased Even Towards Robots Study Reveals  Industry News Releases

White robots seem to be immensely more popular globally than ones with other skin tones. White-skinned robots have been seen in movies like “I, Robot” by Will ...

Market Insights of Asimo Market by Top Key Players, Size, Subdivision & Market Dynamics Forces - The State Time

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Market Insights of Asimo Market by Top Key Players, Size, Subdivision & Market Dynamics Forces  The State Time

Asimo Market report aims to analyze market opportunities and risks in global Asimo industry. This report offers a detailed view of market opportunity by end user ...

Honda reports profit drop on yen, declining US, India sales - WRAL.com

Friday, August 02, 2019

Honda reports profit drop on yen, declining US, India sales  WRAL.com

Japanese automaker Honda reported Friday a 29% decline in fiscal first quarter profit as an unfavorable currency exchange and declining auto sales in the U.S. ...

Notable & Quotable: Racism’s Next Frontier - Wall Street Journal

Thursday, August 01, 2019

Notable & Quotable: Racism’s Next Frontier  Wall Street Journal

You see them in films like Will Smith 's “I, Robot” and Eve from “Wall-E.” Real-life examples include Honda's Asimo, UBTECH's Walker, Boston Dynamics' Atlas, ...

Autocar confidential: Radicals are no rip-off, AMG makes some noise and more - Autocar

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Autocar confidential: Radicals are no rip-off, AMG makes some noise and more  Autocar

This week, we've been hearing how Mercedes-AMG will make sure its future models retain a distinctive 'voice', why Audi's new SQ8 has won over a harsh SUV ...

Save The Artificial Intelligence Party For When It's Actually Intelligent - The Federalist

Friday, July 26, 2019

Save The Artificial Intelligence Party For When It's Actually Intelligent  The Federalist

Despite its public image, artificial intelligence software cannot yet match the versatile skills of even the most primitive mammals in the real world.

ANA and Panasonic partner to test self-driving electric wheelchairs at Narita Airport - Robotics and Automation News

Thursday, May 30, 2019

ANA and Panasonic partner to test self-driving electric wheelchairs at Narita Airport  Robotics and Automation News

Japan's largest airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Panasonic Corporation are to work together to test self-driving electric wheelchairs, as part of a plan to ...

It’s just one of the many ways robots will be able to assist us in the future - Top Speed

Monday, May 27, 2019

It’s just one of the many ways robots will be able to assist us in the future  Top Speed

City traffic is not the only place that knows congestion these days. with online shoppers growing in numbers year after year delivery and postal (...)

The coolest Robots that will make You think the Future is now - I4U News

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The coolest Robots that will make You think the Future is now  I4U News

Is the famously predicted robot takeover happening right now? Experts say that robots are getting smarter faster than expected and that we are rapidly heading ...

Honda ROAV Ridgeline offroad concept review - Autoblog

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Honda ROAV Ridgeline offroad concept review  Autoblog

We went to California to fling some dirt around. Instead, we learned a little about how the ROAV reflects Honda's corporate ideals.

Honda and Ohio State researching robotics to help those with Parkinson's disease - Autoblog

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Honda and Ohio State researching robotics to help those with Parkinson's disease  Autoblog

Honda and Ohio State University, with a grant from the Michael J. Fox Foundation, are researching and developing a walking device for those with Parkinson's ...

Humanoid robots: Five to watch in 2019 - Robot Report

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Humanoid robots: Five to watch in 2019  Robot Report

Humanoid robots have been in development for decades, but have only proven useful in labs. These five are trying to find purpose in the real world.

My robot butler dreams are getting closer to reality - Engadget

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

My robot butler dreams are getting closer to reality  Engadget

The last time I fully interacted with a robot was when ASUS launched the Zenbo back in 2016. As cute as it was, the fact that it lacked arms meant it coul...

Toyota's Going in Big on Robots - Jalopnik

Friday, December 28, 2018

Toyota's Going in Big on Robots  Jalopnik

Toyota's got big plans for robots, Elon Musk's Twitter feed might finally be reined in, and palladium is “this year's hottest metal.” All that and more on The Morning ...

Man Or Machine? Story On 'Robot' At Russian Youth Forum Breaks Down - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Man Or Machine? Story On 'Robot' At Russian Youth Forum Breaks Down  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Russian state TV has come in for ridicule after failing to report that a robot at a high-tech career forum was nothing more than a man in costume.

Mama Mia It's Sophia: A Show Robot Or Dangerous Platform To Mislead? - Forbes

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Mama Mia It's Sophia: A Show Robot Or Dangerous Platform To Mislead?  Forbes

Sophia is the latest in a long tradition of show robots outlined in this article. Unlike their predecessors, the creators of Sophia have crossed a line with ...

Honda partners with universities to investigate human-like AI - VentureBeat

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Honda partners with universities to investigate human-like AI  VentureBeat

Honda is teaming up with the University of Pennsylvania, University of Washington, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology to develop AI that can reason like ...

ASIMO and “The Power of Dreams” - Wheels.ca

Thursday, August 09, 2018

ASIMO and “The Power of Dreams”  Wheels.ca

ASIMO and “The Power of Dreams”: Honda's humanoid robot ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility) sadly, may have reached the end of its life cycle.

Honda retires its robotic stunt performer Asimo - Automotive News

Monday, July 09, 2018

Honda retires its robotic stunt performer Asimo  Automotive News

Honda is retiring Asimo, its humanoid robot research program, the Nikkei Asian Review reports. Asimo's 18-year career included many dazzling public ...

Suppose robots replace humans in hotels.... - Hotel Management

Friday, July 06, 2018

Suppose robots replace humans in hotels....  Hotel Management

If humans replaced robots in hotels, what would that look like? What would that experience entail? And could it ever happen?

7 times Honda’s iconic Asimo robot blew us away (and 1 side-splitting fail) - Digital Trends

Thursday, July 05, 2018

7 times Honda’s iconic Asimo robot blew us away (and 1 side-splitting fail)  Digital Trends

Asimo is gone, but it won't be forgotten. Honda's talented bipedal bot dazzled and delighted us over the years, and was ahead of its time in many respects.

Asimo Still Improving Its Hopping And Jogging Skills IEEE Spectrum - IEEE Spectrum

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Asimo Still Improving Its Hopping And Jogging Skills IEEE Spectrum  IEEE Spectrum

Honda is teaching its robots to take longer and faster steps to recover from shoves by transitioning to a running gait, which is exactly what humans do if we need ...

ASIMO, this was your life - BusinessWorld Online

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

ASIMO, this was your life  BusinessWorld Online

EVEN from a country that produced Godzilla and Mazinger Z, ASIMO was remarkable. For starters, this character was not fictional. ASIMO, standing for ...

Honda to retire Asimo, the bipedal robot - ZDNet

Monday, July 02, 2018

Honda to retire Asimo, the bipedal robot  ZDNet

It didn't really do anything other than strut for cameras, but Asimo occupied an outsized role in our cultural acceptance of robots.

Honda retires its famed Asimo robot - The Verge

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Honda retires its famed Asimo robot  The Verge

Asimo, Honda's adorable, humanoid robot, is no more. The company announced it would cease production of the robot in order to focus on using Asimo's ...

Your next coworker soon may be an avatar humanoid robot - CNBC

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Your next coworker soon may be an avatar humanoid robot  CNBC

A new breed of avatar humanoid robots developed by such companies as Honda and Toyota could change the way people interact and work around the world.

Counting down the 10 most important robots in history - Digital Trends

Sunday, April 08, 2018

Counting down the 10 most important robots in history  Digital Trends

From research labs to our own homes, robots are everywhere these days. Check out our list of the 10 most important ones ever built.

One small backflip for a robot is one giant leaping backflip for humankind - The Verge

Friday, November 17, 2017

One small backflip for a robot is one giant leaping backflip for humankind  The Verge

Something that often bothers me about sci-fi is the loner inventor trope. A guy in a garage builds a robot, or AI, or frequently both that are somehow decades ...

Honda Premiers Disaster Response Bot, E2-DR - Geek

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Honda Premiers Disaster Response Bot, E2-DR  Geek

It seems that Earth's taken a round beating these past few months. Whether its hurricanes, earthquakes, the torrential rains in India, the genocide in Myanmar, ...

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

Monday, September 25, 2017

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 ...

This Chinese unicorn wants to put humanoid robots into every home - TechNode

Monday, July 24, 2017

This Chinese unicorn wants to put humanoid robots into every home  TechNode

Back in 2008, Chinese entrepreneur Zhou Jian did not know much about robots. At a technology fair in Japan that year, he saw Honda's ASIMO for the first.

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

An international superstar will give the famous, “Gentlemen, start your engines!” command at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama – though it might sound a bit ...

Disneyland's Autopia enhancements include new characters and more - Attractions Magazine

Monday, March 27, 2017

Disneyland's Autopia enhancements include new characters and more  Attractions Magazine

New character additions and storytelling have recently enhanced the classic Autopia attraction at Disneyland in California.

Honda's ASIMO robot added throughout Autopia at Disneyland - Inside the Magic

Friday, March 24, 2017

Honda's ASIMO robot added throughout Autopia at Disneyland  Inside the Magic

The versatile ASIMO humanoid robot from Honda has been wowing technology enthusiasts since the year 2000, and for ten years of that time (from 2005-2015) ...

Disneyland’s Autopia adds storyline with robots on a camping road trip - OCRegister

Friday, March 24, 2017

Disneyland’s Autopia adds storyline with robots on a camping road trip  OCRegister

A new storyline has been added to Disneyland's classic attraction Autopia featuring two robotic characters on a camping road trip. They are the robotic ...

Honda’s Riding Assist gives motorcycles balance tricks from its Asimo bot - TechCrunch

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Honda’s Riding Assist gives motorcycles balance tricks from its Asimo bot  TechCrunch

Honda's new Riding Assist motorcycle model isn't a shipping product yet, but it is an impressive technical demo. The concept at CES showed how it can help ...

“Saturday Night Live” Parodies Honda ASIMO in Weird Skit... - The News Wheel

Monday, October 17, 2016

“Saturday Night Live” Parodies Honda ASIMO in Weird Skit...  The News Wheel

Emily Blunt hosted Saturday Night Live this past weekend, to middling results. Blunt, who was there promoting her new film The Girl on the Train, was a game ...

Honda's ASIMO Robots are No Match for Leslie Jones on SNL - Inverse

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Honda's ASIMO Robots are No Match for Leslie Jones on SNL  Inverse

This week's episode of Saturday Night Live featured a pair of humanoid robots malfunctioning due to cell phone interference.

Students' Vision of Future of Robotics Could Earn... - 3BL Media

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Students' Vision of Future of Robotics Could Earn...  3BL Media

Honda is asking students and organizations with members ages 13-18 to use short video, photos or essays to answer...

A challenger appears: Toyota's Kirobo Mini is ready to battle Asimo for anthropomorphic robot primacy - Autoweek

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

A challenger appears: Toyota's Kirobo Mini is ready to battle Asimo for anthropomorphic robot primacy  Autoweek

Toyota has developed a 4-inch-high robot companion named Kirobo Mini, which will roll out across Japan in 2017. It's supposed to provide companionship to ...

Honda's humanoid robot makes a stop in Alabama - Alabama NewsCenter

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Honda's humanoid robot makes a stop in Alabama  Alabama NewsCenter

Honda's innovative humanoid robot, ASIMO, visited the automaker's Talladega County plant this week, part of an effort to encourage STEM education among ...

Asimo meets Pepper: Honda and Softbank partnering in robots - Phys.org

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Asimo meets Pepper: Honda and Softbank partnering in robots  Phys.org

Is Honda's walking robot Asimo marrying Pepper, the chattering robot from SoftBank?

ASIMO, the most advanced human robot - Breakfast Television Toronto

Monday, June 20, 2016

ASIMO, the most advanced human robot  Breakfast Television Toronto

You won't believe what ASIMO can do. The robot joins us in the studio to show off brand new features.

Honda's advanced humanoid robot, Asimo, visits factory in Alliston, Ontario | Watch News Videos Online - Globalnews.ca

Monday, June 20, 2016

Honda's advanced humanoid robot, Asimo, visits factory in Alliston, Ontario | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

Workers at Honda's factory in Alliston, Ontario got a visit from Asimo, Honda's advanced humanoid robot prototype designed to one day improve quality of life for ...

Honda to bring out Asimo robot for appearance at Narita airport - Robotics and Automation News

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Honda to bring out Asimo robot for appearance at Narita airport  Robotics and Automation News

Honda plans to conduct demonstrations of Asimo, Honda's bipedal humanoid robot, at Narita International Airport over a one-week period from Monday, March ...

Indian boy battling aging disorder buddies up with Honda's Asimo - Nikkei Asian Review

Thursday, March 03, 2016

Indian boy battling aging disorder buddies up with Honda's Asimo  Nikkei Asian Review

NEW DELHI Nihal Bitla, a 15-year-old Indian boy with a genetic aging disorder, had three dreams: to take a ride in a Lamborghini, to meet.

Honda's Robot ASIMO Meets Nihal, The 14-Year-Old Fighting Progeria, And Wins Hearts! - Indiatimes.com

Friday, February 05, 2016

Honda's Robot ASIMO Meets Nihal, The 14-Year-Old Fighting Progeria, And Wins Hearts!  Indiatimes.com

Some people spend their entire lives, ruing they couldn't fulfill their dreams. Nihal, a 14-year-old kid from Mumbai, suffering from a rare genetic disease called ...

You can buy your own ASIMO robot at Tokyo Motor Show. Well, kind of - Tech in Asia

Friday, October 30, 2015

You can buy your own ASIMO robot at Tokyo Motor Show. Well, kind of  Tech in Asia

It won't walk, run, or talk in that high-pitched anime voice. But you can hug it!

Honda designing new ASIMO-style robot for disaster response - ExtremeTech

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Honda designing new ASIMO-style robot for disaster response  ExtremeTech

Honda is working on a more robust ASIMO that could be deployed in a disaster to keep people out of ...

Honda Using Experimental New ASIMO for Disaster Response Research - IEEE Spectrum

Friday, October 02, 2015

Honda Using Experimental New ASIMO for Disaster Response Research  IEEE Spectrum

During the Fukushima crisis in Japan, the lack of Japanese robots that were available to help out was notable. There was some question as to why Honda didn't ...

Japan's Asimo robot now speaks three languages - Stuff.co.nz

Monday, July 27, 2015

Japan's Asimo robot now speaks three languages  Stuff.co.nz

Honda's Asimo robot can now have simple conversations in three languages.

Here, We Translated these Papercraft ASIMO Instructions for... - The News Wheel

Friday, May 15, 2015

Here, We Translated these Papercraft ASIMO Instructions for...  The News Wheel

Have you ever wanted to build your own robot, but didn't really want to bother with all that engineering degree nonsense? We can't all be experts at advanced ...

Upcoming Twitter Series: #ASIMO2015 Honda's ASIMO Humanoid Robot Takes Steps to Improve the Future While Touring NYC - CSRwire.com

Monday, March 23, 2015

Upcoming Twitter Series: #ASIMO2015 Honda's ASIMO Humanoid Robot Takes Steps to Improve the Future While Touring NYC  CSRwire.com

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Mar. 23 /CSRwire/ - Mark Your Calendars! Join us for discussion on Twitter with Honda and its humanoid robot, ASIMO April 6 through ...

Angela Merkel Meets Humanoid Robot ‘Asimo’ in Japan - Wall Street Journal

Monday, March 09, 2015

Angela Merkel Meets Humanoid Robot ‘Asimo’ in Japan  Wall Street Journal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Tokyo on Monday morning, and one of her first stops was the National Museum of Emerging Science and ...

Honda ASIMO Visits Dubai, Meets Global Leaders He will... - The News Wheel

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Honda ASIMO Visits Dubai, Meets Global Leaders He will...  The News Wheel

Honda ASIMO, the world's most visible specter of the coming singularity—the moment when artificial intelligence software becomes self-aware and turns on its ...

Will robots like Honda's Asimo steal our jobs? - TechRadar

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Will robots like Honda's Asimo steal our jobs?  TechRadar

Everyone in IT is scared of the same thing – becoming obsolete. Just like those floppy discs, the Windows 98 machines and even those USB thumb drives ...

Video: Honda Asimo robot visits the Telegraph - Telegraph - Telegraph.co.uk

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Video: Honda Asimo robot visits the Telegraph - Telegraph  Telegraph.co.uk

Watch the latest version of Honda's Asimo humanoid robot show off its abilities on a visit to the Telegraph.

Inside MotoGP: How ASIMO's tech makes for faster motorcycles - Roadshow - CNET

Friday, November 07, 2014

Inside MotoGP: How ASIMO's tech makes for faster motorcycles - Roadshow  CNET

Honda's MotoGP bikes are the fastest in the world, and the technology they pack is a big part of the puzzle. Join us for a look at what it takes to win a world ...

The advent of the androids - Cosmos

Monday, October 20, 2014

The advent of the androids  Cosmos

Manufacturer: Honda Location: Tokyo Height: 130 cm. Weight: 48 kg. Looking like a kid in a space-suit, Honda's ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative MObility) ...

VIDEO: Honda unveils all-new ASIMO humanoid robot - Irish Independent

Thursday, October 16, 2014

VIDEO: Honda unveils all-new ASIMO humanoid robot  Irish Independent

The all-new ASIMO is the latest generation of Honda's humanoid robots and it's making its UK debut next week.

AE Test Dances Honda’s ASIMO Robot - Carscoops

Monday, August 11, 2014

AE Test Dances Honda’s ASIMO Robot  Carscoops

Besides making cars, motorcycles and engines for all conceivable types of vehicles and tools, Honda also owns one of the most advanced robotics program, ...

Honda's Asimo: the penalty-taking, bar-tending robot (video) - AutoExpress

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Honda's Asimo: the penalty-taking, bar-tending robot (video)  AutoExpress

We meet Honda's robot Asimo in Brussels, where he plays football, dances and even serves a drink!

Next generation: as Honda’s Asimo robot grows up, we quiz engineer Satoshi Shigemi about its future - wallpaper.com

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Next generation: as Honda’s Asimo robot grows up, we quiz engineer Satoshi Shigemi about its future  wallpaper.com

Honda's Asimo robot has served a dual purpose throughout its 14-year development as an ambassador for the Japanese brand's technical ambitions and as an ...

ASIMO agile and responsive robot is poised to replace humans - ZDNet

Friday, July 25, 2014

ASIMO agile and responsive robot is poised to replace humans  ZDNet

Honda has launched the latest version of its humanoid robot ASIMO. This is its most dextrous and responsive robot so far, setting the scene for what a robot filled ...

Honda's upgraded ASIMO robot is faster and smarter but still won't scare Sarah Connor - Engadget

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Honda's upgraded ASIMO robot is faster and smarter but still won't scare Sarah Connor  Engadget

Honda's been working on its ASIMO robot for the better part of two decades, but only now is it finally beginning to look like a useful project. The latest ver...

Humanoid robot opens bottles - BBC News

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Humanoid robot opens bottles  BBC News

Honda has launched the latest generation of its humanoid robot ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility).

Pepper's Mission After Astro Boy, ASIMO & Aibo - EE Times

Friday, June 06, 2014

Pepper's Mission After Astro Boy, ASIMO & Aibo  EE Times

Next February Japanese cellular operator SoftBank will launch a humanoid named Pepper, which can read people's emotions. Pepper's mission is to entertain ...

Meet ASIMO: 10 things to know - Politico

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Meet ASIMO: 10 things to know  Politico

President Barack Obama met a soccer-playing humanoid robot Thursday during his trip to Tokyo. While visiting the National Museum of Emerging Science, the ...

Honda looks to Asimo robot for autonomous car advantage - driving.ca

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Honda looks to Asimo robot for autonomous car advantage  driving.ca

In 1986, Honda built a pair of robotic legs that could walk in a line. A decade later, it added an upper body. Yesterday in Tokyo, Honda's latest robot, Asimo, met ...

Smooth Moves: The History and Evolution of Honda's ASIMO Robot - TIME

Monday, April 21, 2014

Smooth Moves: The History and Evolution of Honda's ASIMO Robot  TIME

Honda showed off ASIMO's latest improvements at the International Auto Show in New York last week.

Honda's new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever - Phys.Org

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Honda's new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever  Phys.Org

It walks and runs, even up and down stairs. It can open a bottle and serve a drink, and politely tries to shake hands with a stranger. Meet the latest ASIMO, ...

Honda's ASIMO Robot Is Now Surprisingly Human [VIDEO] - Mashable

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Honda's ASIMO Robot Is Now Surprisingly Human [VIDEO]  Mashable

Honda has been working on the ASIMO humanoid robot for almost 30 years, and it shows.

Honda's Updated ASIMO Robot Can Run Faster, Has Improved Hand Dexterity [w/Videos] - Carscoops

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Honda's Updated ASIMO Robot Can Run Faster, Has Improved Hand Dexterity [w/Videos]  Carscoops

Get ready for the future, now: Honda will introduce its newest version of ASIMO, the world's most advanced humanoid robot, to U.S. audiences on the national ...

Honda Developing Disaster Response Robot Based On ASIMO IEEE Spectrum - IEEE Spectrum

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Honda Developing Disaster Response Robot Based On ASIMO IEEE Spectrum  IEEE Spectrum

TV footage reveals first details of Honda's new humanoid.

Asimo's AI disappoints in latest performance as it confuses smartphones for hands - The Verge

Saturday, July 06, 2013

Asimo's AI disappoints in latest performance as it confuses smartphones for hands  The Verge

Honda's adorable Asimo humanoid robot stumbled this week at the worst possible time. Asimo was demonstrating some of its new abilities in front of a set of ...

Robots Podcast: Advances in Bipedal Locomotion - Robots.net

Friday, January 27, 2012

Robots Podcast: Advances in Bipedal Locomotion  Robots.net

In the new episode of Robots Podcast we talk to Subramanian Ramamoorthy from the University of Edinburgh about the recent progress in walking robotics.

How Honda's ASIMO Became the Running, Drink-Serving, Autonomous Robot It Is Today - TIME

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

How Honda's ASIMO Became the Running, Drink-Serving, Autonomous Robot It Is Today  TIME

People tend to think of ASIMO as a Honda mascot; a cute, harmless looking mechanical man that appears in car commercials and even has its own show at the ...

A First Look At The Slimmer And Smarter Asimo Humanoid Robot (video) - Singularity Hub

Thursday, November 10, 2011

A First Look At The Slimmer And Smarter Asimo Humanoid Robot (video)  Singularity Hub

Wanna get a glimpse of what the future will look like? Take a look at the all-new Asimo humanoid robot. Honda's star robot has polished its act by not only ...

Honda Robotics Unveils Next-Generation ASIMO Robot - IEEE Spectrum

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Honda Robotics Unveils Next-Generation ASIMO Robot  IEEE Spectrum

We heard some rumors that Honda was working on something big, and here it is: a brand new ASIMO.

Asimo: Honda Upgrades Its Awesome Humanoid (Videos) - TechCrunch

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Asimo: Honda Upgrades Its Awesome Humanoid (Videos)  TechCrunch

Honda has been very silent about Asimo, its super-advanced humanoid robot, in recent years. After introducing the first version in 2000, Honda showed several ...

Friendly Humanoid Robot Asimo (May Be) Tapped for Japanese Nuclear Cleanup Work [Updated] - Popular Science

Friday, August 12, 2011

Friendly Humanoid Robot Asimo (May Be) Tapped for Japanese Nuclear Cleanup Work [Updated]  Popular Science

[Updated 2:25 p.m.] Honda sent us an e-mail saying the Asahi Shimbun report is "speculative." "Although Honda hopes that ASIMO will someday be a helper to ...

Honda's Asimo robot is 10 years old - Telegraph.co.uk

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Honda's Asimo robot is 10 years old  Telegraph.co.uk

World's most advanced humanoid robot has come on in leaps and bounds.

Honda's Exoskeletons Help You Walk Like Asimo (video) - Singularity Hub

Monday, September 13, 2010

Honda's Exoskeletons Help You Walk Like Asimo (video)  Singularity Hub

Honda's Asimo robot was taught how to walk like a human, and now its technology is returning the favor. The Japanese mega-corp has two walking ...

Robot meet and greet: ASIMO works on its social skills this week - Scientific American

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Robot meet and greet: ASIMO works on its social skills this week  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...

ASIMO robot impresses by navigating changing terrain - Singularity Hub

Monday, August 10, 2009

ASIMO robot impresses by navigating changing terrain  Singularity Hub

Scientists are helping robots think before they step. Honda's versatile ASIMO robot was able to find its way through moving obstacles and simulated terrain at ...

Honda's Asimo Controlled by the Human Brain - Wired Blogs

Friday, May 08, 2009

Honda's Asimo Controlled by the Human Brain  Wired Blogs

While it may seem that technology takes two steps back before it takes a half step forward (see: talking and singing wall fish,) there is hope for us yet. That is ...

Prince Charles meets Asimo the robot on Japanese tour - Telegraph.co.uk

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Prince Charles meets Asimo the robot on Japanese tour  Telegraph.co.uk

For years, he has been ridiculed for supposedly speaking to his plants. So the Prince of Wales showed little enthusiasm for getting involved in a one-to-one ...

Robot Conducts the Detroit Symphony - NPR

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Robot Conducts the Detroit Symphony  NPR

Detroit's Orchestra Hall was like a scene out of the Jetsons on Tuesday night. A robot designed by Honda conducted the Detroit Symphony. ASIMO, which ...

Honda Applies ASIMO Tech to 'Walking Assistance Device' - Wired News

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Honda Applies ASIMO Tech to 'Walking Assistance Device'  Wired News

First Holland makes the Segway street legal, and now Japan is outfitting the elderly with robotic enhanced legs. Okay, so maybe that last bit is a stretch.

Smarter Honda ASIMO Can Self-Charge, Avoid People, Work In Groups - Gizmodo.com

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Smarter Honda ASIMO Can Self-Charge, Avoid People, Work In Groups  Gizmodo.com

Click to viewWhen scientists in some bunker in the year 2525 are trying to determine when humanity handed over the keys to the robot overlords, December 11, ...

2006 Top 10 Robot Christmas Gift Ideas - Robots.net

Wednesday, December 13, 2006

2006 Top 10 Robot Christmas Gift Ideas  Robots.net

The robots.net editors have been busy building robots and shopping for Christmas presents but we haven't forgotten that it's time for our annual countdown of ...

Robots & TV to be Big in 2006! - Robots.net

Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Robots & TV to be Big in 2006!  Robots.net

The BBC has a future looking article that predicts that robots and TV will be big in 2006! Robotic vacuums are already big, but the The American-based ...

Asimo and INKHA at the Dana Centre - Robots.net

Monday, February 16, 2004

Asimo and INKHA at the Dana Centre  Robots.net

The Dana Centre in London, UK will host a live event called Robotic Revelations on Monday, Feb 16. The event will include talks by Murray Shanahan, Richard ...