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Military and Entertainment Applications of Robots

Military and Entertainment Applications of Robots

Robots application has reached every field of human endeavor today. Do not think all robots would have human form; not at all. Also, not all of them will be able to move about by themselves. Some are automated guided vehicles and some are not. Many of the automated appliances you have at home may not take human form, but they are still robots. This means humans are already romancing with robots in... »

Save Industrial Cost with Robots

Save Industrial Cost with Robots

Robots are here to stay. Since the idea of robots was conceived, it has become a growing phenomenon in practically every field of human endeavor. These days, humans now seek to depend on robots for many of the tasks they were performing by themselves in the past. They are not to blame anyway; think of the efficiency with which robots work and think of how reliable they have proved themselves to be... »

Robotic Technology Advancement in Surgery

Robotic Technology Advancement in Surgery

Have you heard of robotic surgery? That is the advanced form of surgery and it is gaining more popularity by the day, especially in the advanced world. This type of surgery ensures surgical procedures are performed with greater precision, enhanced dexterity and greater visualization. It is minimally invasive, meaning the doctor will not have to push surgical knife into the patient too often. In th... »

Facts You Must Know About Robots

Facts You Must Know About Robots

Do you know the origin of the word “Robot”? it originated from “robota”, which is a Chez word that means “drudgery”. This particular idea was used in a movie shown in 1921. In the movie, a man made a creation that looked like present day robot, but at the end of the movie, the creature turned around and killed its creator and several others. Only a sole survivor... »

Robots-Their Strengths, Their Limitations

Robots-Their Strengths, Their Limitations

Robotic technology is well advanced these days. Things have gone beyond where they were when the very first robot was created. These days, robots had been fully inculcated into every facet of human endeavors. They have found great use in health and manufacturing industries. One of these is what is termed as nano-robot, which is very tiny that it can only be viewed by a microscope. Nano-robots are ... »

Meet Deep Blue, the Chess-Playing Robot

Meet Deep Blue, the Chess-Playing Robot

Robots are not just about performing rigid tasks; they can also come down to earth and go really social. Yes, you can use your robots as your entertainers and have lots of fun with them. They can play various games with you and you may not even need a human friend, provided you are only interested in playing games all day long. They may not be able to engage in intelligent discussions, but they ca... »

Artificial Intelligence in Robots

Artificial Intelligence in Robots

Robots are well developed these days, unlike what obtains when they first came to being. The first robot was said to have been conceived some 100 years ago and this technology has advanced since then till now. It has now become a very popular phenomenon to the extent that practically every household now makes use of one form of robot or the other. Lots of researches are still going on in robotic t... »

Nano-robots And Their Future Applications

Nano-robots And Their Future Applications

Robots can be described as the best friends man had ever had. This is underscored by the fact that the robots can be applied to practically every field of human endeavor and they can be very helpful to man. Without robots, man will have to bear all the industrial burdens, do all the monotonous and boring jobs, lift the heavy loads and end up most of the time with shoddy and somewhat unprofessional... »

Wide Horizon for Robotic Technology

Wide Horizon for Robotic Technology

Do not be surprised if you and a robot are given the same test questions and the robot scores higher than you. That should tell you how highly intelligent robots have become. Things are happening so fast and robotic technology is developing so fast to the extent that the whole world may be dependent on robots for practically any task. The fact that robots are more reliable than humans in performin... »

'Thinking' Abilities of Robots

‘Thinking’ Abilities of Robots

Robotic technology has developed beyond where it was in times past. The robots being developed these days are far more advanced than the ones that were first produced about 100 years ago. The robots of today can participate in industrial activities. They are the ones majorly used at production lines in industries. They are also joining forces with human security agents and they are able to survey ... »

How Robots Sense

How Robots Sense

Robots have eyes and ears like you. You may not understand this until you are able to see them in action. Their eyes and ears are controlled by their sensors. Robots have a component in them called sensor. This sensor enables them to sense their environment. They are therefore able to gather raw data from the environment under the guidance of their sensor, and use such data to form information. Th... »

Robots and Their Applications

Robots and Their Applications

What is a robot? It is an automated machine programed to carry out certain tasks and perform certain functions. It is basically only able to perform the tasks it is programmed for. They can be programed to perform repetitive and mechanical jobs. When programmed this way, they are able to get the job done at a faster rate than any human can do it. They are equally able to get the job done in a more... »

The Errand-Running Robots

The Errand-Running Robots

Gone are the days when you have to clean and mop and dust and sweep all by yourself; you can now get robots to help perform many of these tasks. Gone are the days when you will be home alone and dying of boredom, since you friends are just too busy to have time to keep your company; you can now get robots that can help keep your company and make your day. Robots are among the greatest inventions b... »

Industrial Robots Maintenance Toolbox

Industrial Robots Maintenance Toolbox

Businesses buy industrial robots to enhance their productivity. But there are some factors which contribute to the operational downtime of this device on a production line. We shall be reviewing this factors and how to reduce then since these factors are phenomenon that cannot be totally eradicated from the device. The chief strategy is to consider the maintenance of this device as prime; remember... »

Floor Robot Cleaner

Floor Robot Cleaner

Robot cleaner is not a new term among many people across the world. These are just programmed machines that are able to perfect cleaning tasks with a snap of a finger. They are powered electrically hence they do not get tired unlike human. When using them, all that one needs to do is switching them on. Moreover, it is worth mentioning that these robots need little or no maintenance hence a perfect... »

The Robotic Future

The Robotic Future

Well, the robotic future is just around the corner and as expected, lots of changes will be realized in the whole world as a result of robotic system. Well, it is expected that the future robots will be fast, intelligent just like human, affordable and just difficult to control. Did you know that the future robots will be small in size hence hundreds of them will come together to collaborate as th... »

Best Trends in Vacuum Robot Cleaners 2016

Best Trends in Vacuum Robot Cleaners 2016

2016 is just around the corner and everyone out there wants to usher in the New Year in a style. Many people are now opting for the latest trends in vacuum robot cleaners 2016 which are expected to be of high quality, efficient and very fast. They will be able to sense furniture and any other obstacle on their way as they perform their task. This is a rare opportunity that will ensure that your ca... »

Understanding Robots in Form of Vacuum Cleaners

Understanding Robots in Form of Vacuum Cleaners

A few decades back, the very idea of using robots as vacuum cleaners was not just regarded as revolutionary but as a major leap in terms of technological advancement, especially with regard to making life easier for human beings. Since then this field has served as a subject for continuous evolution wherein the present-day versions have come a long way from their first-generation prototypes in ter... »

Understanding Roboethics and Its Application

Understanding Roboethics and Its Application

Gregarious by nature, human race thrives on interaction with every entity in its surroundings, living, non-living and machines, and what defines the nature of these relationships is a code of behavior referred to as ethics. A question that arises is that are ethics truly required, particularly when dealing with robots which are after all machines in spite of having been equipped with artificial in... »

An Overview of Welding Robots

An Overview of Welding Robots

Welding is an industrial process which requires precision, expertise and technical know-how, all of which take years to build up in a human being. This explains why welding contractors are not just expensive but difficult to find and it is with the intention of filling this gap that welding robots came into being. Soon after their introduction, these were not just accepted universally as a cost ef... »

Understanding the Functional Scope of Medical Robots

Understanding the Functional Scope of Medical Robots

Medicine is a field wherein application of robots has proved to be truly beneficial because they have proved their worth in several aspects ranging from complex surgeries to patient care and carrying out health check-ups. Of course, these robots need to be equipped with powerful sensors and control units but something that they need in addition owing to the nature of the niche is a software packag... »

Guidelines for Buying a Lawn Mowing Robot

Guidelines for Buying a Lawn Mowing Robot

Assuming that you have decided to buy a lawn mowing robot to ensure that grass is greener and well managed on your side of the fence, the next step entails identifying a brand that would serve the purpose in the best possible way. But even before you start looking, something that you must examine very closely pertains to the nature of the surface on which you intend to use robotic machine. Lawn mo... »

Introduction of Robots in the Service Sector

Introduction of Robots in the Service Sector

How about introducing robots in the service sector? The first argument that would be put forth to counter this suggestion would point out their lack of human touch which forms an essential part of this industry. This will be followed by claims of rising unemployment as the human displaced by the robot would then have to seek employment elsewhere. While this scenario might still be a few years away... »

The Robots are Taking Over

The Robots are Taking Over!

Since the time the first industrial robot got introduced in the 1960s into the United States industrial sector, robots have gained popularity and they have become the main stay of some industries. As the days go by, man continues to discover new uses and applications for robots. Plans humans have for robots can be said to be frightening. There are possibilities of robots replacing the entire human... »

What Is An Underwater Robot

What Is An Underwater Robot?

The last few decades have been witness to the proliferation of robots in every field and underwater exploration and research is no exception to this rule. An underwater robot is an automated vehicle that travels in the depth of seas, oceans and other water bodies and is referred to as an AUV, an acronym that stands for Autonomous Underwater Vehicle. Being unmanned, these are attached to propellers... »

In What Ways Have Robots Benefited Society

In What Ways Have Robots Benefited Society?

However, what sets them apart from a computer is their ability to move around, talk, interact and even perform tasks and it is this capability that defines their application in various fields. Referred to as robotics, there is now a distinct branch that is focused on studying how robots can be applied in various fields to the benefit of society at large. Production is an arena wherein introduction... »

Some Dark Sides to Consider in Robot Installation

Some Dark Sides to Consider in Robot Installation

If you desire to improve on production quality in your company, then the best you can do is to involve robots in the system of things. Yes, they are designed for one purpose: to get the job done better and faster. Their efficiency is incomparable to human effort. They are the best to rely on for high repeatability and precession. The beautiful thing about them is that they are being improved on re... »

Why Should You Opt For A Robot Mower

Why Should You Opt For A Robot Mower?

When a new gadget hits the market, people buy it either because it adds to their social status or because it is eco friendly or because it is truly functional. In case of a robot lawn mower, the buyer stands to benefit on all three fronts – it looks cool, does not add to pollution in any way and is efficiency personified. There are several other reasons for buying a lawn mowing robot and some of t... »

Do Robots Turn Out To Be Good Lawn Mowers?

Do Robots Turn Out To Be Good Lawn Mowers?

If you regard the grass in your neighbor’s lawn to be greener and well-managed as compared to the grass on your side of the fence, it is time to consider investing in a robotic lawn mower. While the idea of using robots as lawn mowers may sound bizarre, it appears to be the reality of future owing to the eco friendly nature of the concept. However, much of the outcome depends on the type of roboti... »

How Does A Robot Work?

How Does A Robot Work?

At the mention of the word ‘robot’, the first vision that comes to mind is that of an expressionless but mobile human prototype as presented by Arnold Schwarzenegger in the all-time popular Hollywood flick ‘Terminator’. In sharp contrast, nowadays, robots are being designed in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors with the result that it is not just possible for you to choose one that matches your... »

Which Features Render Robots As Vacuum Cleaners A Good Buy?

Which Features Render Robots As Vacuum Cleaners A Good Buy?

When robots first came into being, experiments were carried out to test their application in various phases of life and cleaning emerged as a field wherein their efficiency was found to be particularly noteworthy. It was observed that as automated machines, robots were not just thorough in performing cleaning jobs but were also able to dispense their functions with minimum fuss, thus causing least... »

Aspects That Should Be Checked In Robotic Vacuum Cleaners

Aspects That Should Be Checked In Robotic Vacuum Cleaners

With every advancement in the field of technology, life becomes a little easier for human beings and what could be a better way of validating this claim than citing the example of robots programmed for carrying out cleaning tasks? While it is true that robotic cleaners have evolved over the years and are now manufactured by several brands, what is equally true is the fact that they vary in terms o... »