Easton LaChappelle taught himself robotics as a teen and now his company, Unlimited Tomorrow, has created personalised prosthetics for people. TrueLimb is way more affordable than traditional products and is easy to upgrade as a person grows throughout their lives.
A man paralysed from the shoulders down has been able to walk using a robotic exoskeleton, controlled by two implants that read signals from his brain. The suit is purely an experimental prototype for now, but researchers are hoping it be rolled out worldwide as the technology advances.
Amazon is hosting a new conference focused on artificial intelligence to highlight the advancements in robotics. The re:MARS conference, which stands for machine learning, automation, robotics and space, took place in Las Vegas this week. It showcased a range of robots from the ones that could serve you food and drinks to those that can mop the floors and mow your lawn.
'This is one of the most terrifying things I’ve seen in all my life.'
Scrap metal artist created two pole dancing robots which debuted at the strip club, Sapphires, alongside the annual CES show being held in Las Vegas.
Cuddly on the outside, sophisticated robotics underneath.
Not man's best friend.
Adulting just got easier.
That's it, we're all doomed.