The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

So finally! There it is- the squishy octobot, a robot considered to be the world’s 1st soft and solo robot.   Dit... Read more

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Robot dogs are not too uncommon these days. Several of these bots were developed in the past and are still available in the market... Read more

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Robot dogs are not too uncommon these days. Several of these bots were developed in the past and are still available in the market for consumers like the Sony AIBO and the iCybie.   All those previous robots had their momen […]

Introducing Aeromodelling for beginners

Introducing Aeromodelling for beginners

Aeromodelling refers to the construction of model aircrafts that can be static (made just for show, cannot fly) or functional (made for flying or gliding). So what are these model aircrafts? Model aircrafts are mainly scaled down […]

8 Predictions on the future of Robotics

8 Predictions on the future of Robotics

The field of robotics has shown exceptional growth as well as technological advancement in the last few years. The science fiction world of robots that was created by the celebrated authors like Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, Ray […]

8 amazing SBCs (Single Board Computers)

8 amazing SBCs (Single Board Computers)

SBC (Single board computer) is an entire computer assembled on a sole circuit board comprising mainly of memory, microprocessor(s), I/O (Input/Output) features etc. Some of these boards are complete computers such as Arduino, Beag […]

Floating Point Numbers: Some basic Ideas

Floating Point Numbers: Some basic Ideas

Students generally come across this term “float” in their computer programming (mainly C, C++ and Java) courses. For variable declaration prior to a code, certain data types are used like integer types (int, char, shor […]

14 Historical Facts on Robots

14 Historical Facts on Robots

What do we think when we hear the term “robot”? We immediately visualize “robot” from the humanoid point of view. We believe that a robot is a machine resembling a human. We also like to believe that the ro […]

I-Cybie: An adorable Robotic Pet

I-Cybie: An adorable Robotic Pet

I-Cybie is a type of biomorphic robot pet. The word “biomorphic” means something resembling any living organism. The I-Cybie has the semblance of an adorable dog. This robotic dog can respond to touch, sound, movement […]

An Overview of Arduino (in USA) or Genuino (outside USA)

An Overview of Arduino (in USA) or Genuino (outside USA)

Arduino is a prototyping platform that is open-sourced. This means that this platform promotes universal use or modification and redistribution after modification of its blueprint or design via a free license. Arduino platforms ar […]

A peek at ThinkFun's Code Master: A Board Game Introducing Coding to Children

A peek at ThinkFun's Code Master: A Board Game Introducing Coding to Children

There are a number of high-tech toys in the market that have gained popularity in teaching coding skills to children. There's no doubt that these toys are convenient enough to introduce coding to your children. But there's […]