A Robot’s barista has started working at a coffee hotspot in San Francisco and Hong-Kong. Once customers order a cup of coffee via their smartphones or a tablet on the stand, a coffee machine makes a coffee and a robot … Read More
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Latest Robot Trial News
People becomes more creative, collaborative when social robot is placed in workplace!? From next year, University of New South Wales and Fuji Xerox R&D plan to put real robot among employees to study how robots influence to group behavior in … Read More
This summer, AI robot companion will challenge its first mission with German astronaut Alexander Gerst. German Space Administration (DLR) developed CIMON (Crew Interaction MObile Companion) to ISS, as astronaut assistant system, which aims at supporting success of long-term missions by … Read More
A little red bus-like “CarriRo Delivery” started its operation to support inner building delivery in Roppongi, Tokyo. Coming up on elevator from internal delivery center at the basement, the robot autonomously deliver mails and documents to every floor, with the … Read More
The unique experiment happening in Ann Arbor, MI, aims at monitoring customer behavior when driverless car delivers pizza in front of your poach. Driver won’t bother the sequence but watching what could happen when customers trying to take out pizzas … Read More
One of Japanese traditional department store Takashimaya opened robot district to sell only robots. Once you step into the floor, you’ll find 22 different types of robots, from educational toys to robotic laundry folding machine. All the robots are for … Read More
The famous robot butler “Relay” is now landed on Tokyo in October. The kids-height self-delivery robot has little container and display, and even shows emotions when customer rates 5 stars when it serves the order to the room! Have … Read More
Marine life guards will be reinforced by drones which proactively find sharks using AI. The system is now capable of distinguishing sharks from other sea animals and humans, and enable to detect dangers in high accuracy. Saving lives will be … Read More
Taxi tour becomes more flexible with personal mobility “WHILL”. The brand new door-to-door service trial is now looking for its first trial participants! When: Sep 16, 2017 to Nov 30, 2017 Where: Kawasaki-city, Japan (map) Kawasaki Taxi Group (web) What: … Read More
Suffering from vermin? A local farm-union in Japan decided to introduce robot wolf to drive off animals. The combination of random LED colored eyes with variety of sound has proved its effectiveness for years. Wanna try? When: from 11 … Read More
Airport is one of the place even the young and healthy become nervous to walkabout. Even more so for others. The trial aim to provide means of personal mobility for passengers who is not being confident of walking. Let’s see … Read More
One talks much, and the other works diligently. The pair of robots LG Electronics officially announced launching its operation reminds me of C-3PO and R2-D2. For both Guide and Cleaning robot, you might encounter trial testing at Incheon airport since … Read More
Shopping in Japan? The next trend might be making a pilgrimage to robots, rather than posh boutiques. Let’s check out how far the human-shape robot can work. When: from opening of the mall in late November 2017 Where: PRIMETREE AKAIKE … Read More