April 13, 2017
nRF24L01+

nRF24L01+ RF Module Tutorial

Previously, we covered a tutorial on ESP8266-01 (ESP8266 Setup Tutorial), a small-footprint WiFi module designed to allow users to easily add WiFi functionality to their projects. […]
April 12, 2017
bat bot

Bat Bot: The Bat-Inspired Robot Drone

Bat-Inspired Robot Drone That Imitates Bat Flights Animals are often the inspiration behind the creation and mechanisms of robots. A team from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign […]
March 31, 2017
bipedal robots

Today’s Coolest Bipedal Robots Unveiled

Teams of researchers around the world are working on bipedal robots that can move in environments in a similar manner to humans. The benefits of this […]
March 24, 2017
arduino and raspberry pi

Guide to Connecting Arduino & Raspberry Pi + DIY Arduino and Raspberry Pi Camera Robot!

Some of the coolest DIY projects are based on either Arduino or Raspberry Pi. They are both great platforms for personalized projects. Aside from their aesthetic […]
March 17, 2017
hydrogel robot

Soft, Camouflaging Hydrogel Robot

Today robots aren’t just becoming more like humans, they’re also mirroring sea creatures. Developed by engineers at MIT, these soft camouflaging robots are inspired by leptocephali […]
March 17, 2017
automatic pet feeder

Smart Pet Feeder Part 2 – Feeding App with Speech Recognition

In Part 1 of Smart Pet Feeder, Make a Smart Automatic Pet Feeder with Arduino Uno, we set up an automatic platform that determines whether your […]
March 16, 2017
light-responsive led

Innovative Light-Responsive LEDs For Multifunctional Displays

Dual-functioning nanorod LEDs, which can simultaneously emit and detect light, could bring us one step closer to the next-generation of smart device displays. Cell phones and […]
February 21, 2017
ces 2017

Hottest Autonomous Vehicles and Everyday Robots From CES 2017

Self-driving vehicles and everyday robots were a highlight of CES 2017. This year’s Self-Driving Technology Marketplace was filled with a variety of vehicles with futuristic styles […]
February 21, 2017
ces 2017

Latest Smart Home Products & Innovation Awards from CES 2017

The term “smart home” is entering the mainstream with everything from pet cameras to door locks, all controlled via smartphones. A variety of products dedicated to […]
February 17, 2017
ces 2017

The Coolest Drones, AR, and VR Gadgets from CES 2017

©CES We can confidently say that the year 2017 has kicked off with some clear indications of major advancements in technology. Who else loved seeing the […]
February 3, 2017
feat-rover

UC San Diego Space Rover Prototype Intro

Today we are introducing a space rover prototype developed by a group of bright engineers from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). The main rover that […]
February 3, 2017
prosthetic hand

Soft Prosthetic Hand With Human Touch

A soft robotic, prosthetic hand that has a human-like sense of touch has opened the door to new advancements in the field of prosthetics. Our hands […]