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8 months worth of robotics headlines….

* Top 10 Robot Videos on YouTube – http://bit.ly/dC78gz
* Lecture 1 – Introduction to Robotics – Combat Robot Machine http://ff.im/-kjQED
* Toyota creates robot that can play the violin http://ff.im/-km8Uw
* Robot Blimps Could Soar on Other Worlds http://ff.im/-kjk6X
* Robot Climbs Tubes at 20 Body Lengths Per Second,Payload of 5x Its Weight http://ff.im/-kiygn
* Molecular Robots On the Rise http://bit.ly/a2aVps
* Simple Robot Climbs Through Tubes (w/ Video) http://ff.im/-kfGuo

* Will Robots Evolve to Ask: “What is Life?” http://ff.im/-k9qM9
* Will a Robot Care for My Mom? http://ff.im/-k980s
* Robot Pharmacists Are Picking Your Medications—Literally http://ff.im/-k5Cc1
* Peperami Robot that sorts salami http://ff.im/-jUscB
* Robotic cell phones express emotions http://ff.im/-jSUwV

* Remote Controlled Robot Performs Heart Surgery on British Man http://ff.im/-jROLN
* Kondo Cup 2010 in Akihabara, Tokyo http://ff.im/-jNhEn
* RoboCup Japan Open underway in Osaka, mechanical soccer still pretty boring http://ff.im/-jMq51
* Will robots replace cars in a few years? http://ff.im/-jEi8a
* NAMO the female humanoid robot http://ff.im/-jEhZi
* Robots Are Going To Get You Drunk (Video) http://ff.im/-jBz5Y
* A Robot That Balances on a Ball http://ff.im/-jBqVY
* World first remote heart operation carried out in UK using robotic arm http://ff.im/-jyJXP

* Family Nanny Robot will care for you when no human will http://ff.im/-jxYCu
* Japanese Robots to Invade the Moon http://ff.im/-jxH8X
* Technology News: Robotics: Where Are the Robots Taking Us? Part 1 http://ff.im/-jvhDO
* Robots In Space | h+ Magazine http://ff.im/-juw5w
* A Robot Called WANDA (w/ Video) http://ff.im/-jsKBV
* Bangkok’s First Robot Restaurant Full of Motoman Waiters (video) http://ff.im/-jsJMq
* BP Turns to Robotic Subs for Help Sealing Oil Well After Rig Explosion http://ff.im/-jrLgP
* Emotiv Headset Controls Rovio Robot Via Brainwaves [DIY] http://ff.im/-jpHIl
* Robot Sketch Artist In China >>
* Robotic Arm Plays Chess In Our World >>

* High-Speed Robotic Hand http://ff.im/-jh1fh
* David Barrett Who Lead a Team that Made a Robotic Fish, Robotic Snakes and Robotic Cars http://ff.im/-jeFTB
* Video: World’s Fastest Pick-and-Place Robot Versus Human with Wiimote http://ff.im/-jbU44
* Robots with skin enter our touchy-feely world http://ff.im/-jbNXw
* Dennis Hong Presents His 8 Award Winning Robots (Video) http://ff.im/-jbLD9
* Innovation: Robots look to the cloud for enlightenment http://ff.im/-j7TbD

* Stanford Robotics @ NRW: Stickybot III http://ff.im/-j3ZBN
* Simon the robot gets upgraded with voice and face recognition, still loves organizing blocks http://ff.im/-j2xvq
* ROBOCOPTER TEST FLIGHT LEADS TO COCAINE BUST -… http://ff.im/-iWdop
* A Robot’s Breakfast – What if a robot could forage for its own food? http://ff.im/-iLJXn
* Are Robots Alive? : Discovery News http://ff.im/-iKDLG
* Ingenious Work, Robots and Fun-Dennis Hong http://ff.im/-iK22p
* Online e-expo features more than 100 university robotics labs http://ff.im/-iK1H2

* Self-Driving Cars Could See Like Humans http://ff.im/-iGPrS
* MIT Researcher Develops iPhone App to Easily Control Swarms of Aerial Drones http://ff.im/-iBp9q
* Robots and the Future of Unemployment – The Atlantic http://ff.im/-iBokG
* HUBO’s Creator Shows Off Robot’s New Walking Skills (Video) http://ff.im/-iApp7
* Robots in human environments http://ff.im/-iweVl
* Towel-Folding Robot Video http://ff.im/-iv9V3
* Berkeley Gets Willow Garage Robot to Fold Towels – Simply Stunning Video http://bit.ly/bjAE81

* Japanese robotic skateboard combines two awesome things http://bit.ly/9oiHqO
* Robot Sub Equipped With Sensory System Inspired by Blind Fish Links http://bit.ly/bj5mJM
* Robots Battle With Guns and Skill in Mech Warfare (Video) http://bit.ly/aAJxV2
* Video: Net-Enabled Robot Robovie MR2 Is a Gigantic Leap Forward in Cuteness http://bit.ly/9V7jgk
* Video: Robot Makes Laughable Attempt At Simulating Dentist Chair Discomfort http://bit.ly/baT97O

* Video of Dean Kamen at FIRST Robotics Competition http://bit.ly/cfMFb3
* Willow Garage Robot Expert Kurt Konolige Interviewed by Sander Olson http://bit.ly/9Gvu0G
* Video: Aikon II Robot Drawing a Face With a Pen http://bit.ly/bDgvoH
* Could robots help older people look after themselves http://bit.ly/cRaQoh
* Nanotech robots deliver gene therapy through blood http://bit.ly/dhytqb
* Robot Gymnast Performs Again! Now With Automatic Hands (video) http://bit.ly/aJHBvg
* Robot Journalist Takes Pictures, Ask Questions, Publishes Online http://bit.ly/92WbNw

* Robocopter Responds To Natural Language Direction http://bit.ly/bCbooV
* Adam The Robot Scientist Makes Its First Discovery http://bit.ly/bPf9Mo
* ROBOT PR2 Learns To Self-Calibrate http://bit.ly/aLJFNP
* AMARSi project could see robots learn from co-workers http://bit.ly/bNiPfX
* Making humanoid robots safe for human interaction http://bit.ly/a29Bx7

* Robot toddler gets an upgrade http://bit.ly/cZQoWK
* Robots Are Like Humans So Now What http://bit.ly/b263yn
* Robot Technology Helping Humans in Daily Activities http://bit.ly/bsG6xL
* Robot Pokemon: Kojiro Would Destroy Asimo with Musculoskeletal Jujitsu http://bit.ly/c2qqGk
* Robot Knows How To Sort, Recycle Plastic http://ff.im/-gU9Uj
* MeBot Brings Intuitive Movement To Telepresence http://ff.im/-gU93n
* Robotics and Electronics Tutorial8 – Resistor Color Bands http://bit.ly/9709vN
* RoboThespian, the Acting Robot http://ff.im/-gMNB7

* Robot-making-other-robot action http://ff.im/-gGFGK
* Robot Skin Is On The Way http://bit.ly/c6uICI
* HUMAVIPS project could lead to humanoids with social skills http://ff.im/-gAkd6
* i-SOBOT Puts Out Candles http://bit.ly/9UNWsB
* March of the Robo Chef – Mechanized Cooks Invade the Kitchen http://ff.im/-gw415
* Snackbot, the vending machine that comes to you http://bit.ly/csKkUa
* PR2 Gets Better At Plugging Itself In http://bit.ly/bCtg0N
* ROBO-ONE Humanoid Helper Project http://bit.ly/acw7mk

* Care-O-bot 3 Goes Open Source http://bit.ly/blLHcz
* Comparison shows robot-assisted option offers advantages for kidney surgery http://bit.ly/bqxzfI
* Robot film crew knows what sports fans like -New Scientist http://ff.im/-ghuyn
* Robot Soccer (Football) Getting Better, Goes Global http://ff.im/-gaoeS
* Aikon 2 robot sketches the human face http://ff.im/-g88vJ
* Robot Photo Studio From Ortery Replaces Photographers http://bit.ly/9tbV21

* Ping-Pong-Playing Terminator http://bit.ly/cL07EI
* TIROL-CHOCO Robots Look Sweet, Aren’t Edible http://bit.ly/deOoSP
* Robots To Clear the Baltic Seafloor of WW-II Mines http://bit.ly/dwci0m
* Robot’s gentle touch aids delicate cancer surgery – http://bit.ly/9IkRF
* Six-legged Robot Teaches Itself To Walk | Slashdot http://ff.im/-fKf6Z

* Are Robot Scientists the Future of Laboratory Research? http://ff.im/-fJSFr
* Robotic challenge tests metal, mettle of student builders http://ff.im/-fzfaI
* Robot Mice Solve Mazes With Blazing Speed (Video): http://bit.ly/99wZCb
* WIND Robot System may usher in the era of battle machines | DVICE http://ff.im/-fpCwd
* New robot can detect earthquakes before they happen | DVICE http://ff.im/-fpAMy
* Robonaut2, NASA’s Android Space Explorer of the Future | Popular Science http://ff.im/-fpzsM
* Video; Robots Evolve Cooperative Behaviors, Learn To Hunt And Be Hunted http://ff.im/-fiMbL
* Evolving robots navigate a maze, help each other, plot descruction of mankind http://ff.im/-fefU1

* Evolution of Adaptive Behaviour in Robots by Means of Darwinian Selection http://ff.im/-fawhC
* Social Robotics – Humanoid Robots and Social Robotics http://ff.im/-f1yG2
* Video: Free Kick Robot, Goalie Robots Surrender | BotJunkie http://ff.im/-eXOPD
* Microid Robots Meant to Act in Colony Swarms http://ff.im/-eXO5U
* Asimo stars in Living With Robots http://ff.im/-eGMiP
* Robocalypse Alert: New Transistor Mimics Synapse Functions http://ff.im/-eGpsU

* Toyota Sees Robotic Nurses in Your Lonely Final Years http://ff.im/-eBffB
* Mahru-Z South Korean Robot Maid http://ff.im/-exEcG
* Robo Cafe robot promises end to the era of waiters and tips http://ff.im/-elUQg
* Breakdancing Japanese Robot. Seriously http://bit.ly/89MtuJ
* Robot Babies Are Always A Mistake | BotJunkie http://ff.im/-edQom
* FIRST Robotics Competition 2010 Worldwide Kickoff http://ff.im/-eajdc
* Roboplane tech can deal with air-traffic control directly http://ff.im/-dRrXO
* Uh-oh–Robots Can Learn and Generalize http://ff.im/-dyU3j

* Japanese researcher unveils hummingbird robot http://ff.im/-dt354
* First female sex robot unveiled http://bit.ly/8fSgCc
* Paxshikai’s 100th i-SOBOT Video | BotJunkie http://ff.im/-dbFnn
* Robotic Suit Gets Me That Much Closer to Being a Real-Life Iron Man http://ff.im/-d6Ba2
* When robots have feelings | Peter Singer and Agata Sagan http://icio.us/rlihqc http://ff.im/-cVCit

* Hobby Robots Can Jump http://ff.im/-cVkt8
* Slam dunk for future smart robots http://ff.im/-cVeKP
* Video: Robo-Air Jet Makes Objects Float http://ff.im/-cDgUH
* Robotic Arms Avoid Collision http://ff.im/-cCPQw
* Killer robots, or helpful household gadgets? http://ff.im/-czGzJ

* Videos from the International Robot Exhibition in Japan http://ff.im/-ci8Qv
* IEEE Spectrum: Robot Manipulation Challenge: Clean Up Dining Table, Load Dishwasher http://ff.im/-c12sP
* Video: Improvising Jazzbot Jams With Humans, Really Swings | Popular Science http://ff.im/-c0DvN
* NEXTAGE robot designed to upstage human factory workers http://ff.im/-c0C9J
* Feeling the way: Robotic device can help visually impaired people http://ff.im/-bXgwI

* Toyota Partner Robots heading to the moon, offworld colonies inevitable -… http://ff.im/-bQXtH
* IEEE : For Willow Garage, Robotics Is Personal http://ff.im/-bzj0w
* IEEE Spectrum: MIT’s Shape-Shifting Robots http://ff.im/-bnIjS
* Robot negotiator ends tense Colorado siege http://ff.im/-blo8a
* ASIMO’s 9th birthday party and a bunch precursors to the capable little robot http://ff.im/-bkHL1
* Soccer-Ball-Sized Submersible Robots Will Track Ocean Currents and Disasters http://ff.im/-bkAU4
* IEEE Spectrum: Video AWE Robotic Wall Reconfigures Itself Into Workspace, Lounge http://ff.im/-b6Tos

* Video: Robots Taught Human Communication Secrets: http://ff.im/-b3w8A
* Autonomous Audi TTS Will Ascend Pike’s Peak Course at High-Speed http://ff.im/-aTN4Q
* ROPID can supposedly walk, run, jump faster than many other similarity constructed robots http://ff.im/-aDrU2

* With Robot-Performed Virtual Autopsies, Your Corpse Gets a Stunt Double [Robots] http://ff.im/-aCKVp
* Robot Bricklayer Flawlessly Builds 7000 Brick “Infinite Loop” Without Mortar [Robots] http://ff.im/-azi2Q
* Petman Walking/Balancing Robot Is Like BigDog’s “Human” Master [Robots] http://ff.im/-azi2J
* Robot Gets Swine Flu, Cries About It http://ff.im/-ahJtE
* Industrial Robots Make Giant Custom Mosaics http://ff.im/-afeg2

* Roppie The Home Service Robot Can’t Dance http://ff.im/-aaGFz
* Robotic Sperm Injection Into Egg Developed! http://ff.im/-a9APX
* Skiing Robot Races Down Slope http://ff.im/-9YB6C
* Hoya Robot can go into burning buildings http://ff.im/-9qg4D

* Robo-One Tournament shows off thought-controlled robot http://ff.im/-8QsSz
* Flexpickers Precisely Pick And Place Piles Of Processed Pancakes http://ff.im/-8H4UC
* Robot computer to mark English essays – http://bit.ly/1aTkMY
* SIL06 Robot Land Mine Detector http://ff.im/-8zKN9
* Video: Pool-Playing Robot Is Unbeatable http://bit.ly/NwsJ5
* Humanoid Robot Plays Soccer http://ff.im/-8mhJm

* Robots get smarter by asking for help http://bit.ly/dCsDl
* Video: Monkey Controls Robotic Arm with Brain Chip – http://bit.ly/2wITQa
* Video of robot that can leap over obstacles more than 7.5m (25ft) high. http://bit.ly/1O93H5
* Robots With Human Brains http://bit.ly/1QmLJo
* Bloodbot Stabs You Like A Pro – http://bit.ly/1klQV6
* iCub, the Toddler Robot (w/ Videos, Pictures) http://bit.ly/151Ywn
* Robot to be controlled by human brain cells http://ff.im/-7SGMu

* Robots! Clean Your Drives Daily: PSA’s from the Future http://bit.ly/CqXUYab-mice/
* Can Robots Replace the Natural World? http://bit.ly/10bPgZ
* I-SWARM Micro Robots – http://bit.ly/Grcqj
* Researchers Hope to Mass-Produce Robots on a Chip http://ff.im/-7jnlx
* Spider Robot Slings Webs http://ff.im/-7aZbZ
* Robotic Fish Could Patrol Waterways http://bit.ly/lt6br
* Handbot Climbs Shelves, Has Rope Launcher – http://bit.ly/Myqai
* Autonomous Robot Cleans Up the Ocean for Navy Ships – http://bit.ly/kvszo
* Robots swim with the fishes http://ff.im/-77nuA

* Robot Cats Purrrrfect for Elderly – http://bit.ly/3z7Hgk
* Handbot Climbs Shelf, Steals Book, Gets Away – http://ff.im/6V7tt
* Evolving Robots Learn To Lie To Each other – http://bit.ly/lqwE7
* Robot sex to tempt future tourists? [stuff] – http://bit.ly/ztA3z

* MT LAST round up robotic headlines http://bit.ly/d7VHJj

Categories: Robots

Tristans Daily Link Review; 16 May Feb 2010

* Silver tells a volatile story of Earth’s origin: Water was present during its birth >>
* Rocket-assisted pills pack a punch to the gut >>
* mashable: Top 10 Robot Videos on YouTube – >> >>
* santiycr: Totally mind-blowing: Culture >> >>
* Richard Dawkins: Has Technology Hindered Evolution? >>
* Steve Jobs Says PC Folks’ World Is Slipping Away >>
* YouTube – Feynman Take the world from another point of view (1-4) >>

* Researchers battle over bats’ ability to ‘see’ >>
* Why Steve Jobs Would Run America Better Than Obama [VIDEO] – >>
* The (Coming) Age of Medical Capability >>
* Inequality, Basic Income, the Brain >>
* Will Facebook Be Tomorrow’s Google, and Google Tomorrow’s Microsoft? >>
* Dangers of Molecular Nanotechnology, Again >>

* UCSD researchers hope to track airborne toxins with sensor-equipped cellphones >>
* Inventor Demonstrates Infinitely Variable Transmission >>
* Developer-Friendly Banks? >>
* Holy Bat Trick! Biosonar Could Give Robots Night Vision >>
* Will Facebook Be Tomorrow’s Google, and Google Tomorrow’s Microsoft? -… >>

* Sustaining Happiness: Part II (Align your company with your values) >>
* bodyLab :Researching the evolution of human body shape at UNSW – >>
* All learning begins when our comfortable ideas turn out to be inadequate.” >>
* The Languages of The Human Race are Changing in Cyberspace >>
* Complex brain networks: >>

* Recognition of monkey faces by monkey experts >>
* Tiny sensors tucked into cell phones could map airborne toxins in real time” >>
* Bloggingheads.tv – Science Saturday: The Great Singularity Debate >>
* Knowledge versus certainty in skepticism, medicine, and science >>
* Lexicalist.com – a search engine for language” >>

* Nanotube transistor will help us bond with machines – New Scientist” >>
* News for 2010-05-15 >>
* Big Pharma tries to think like a biotech while reengineering R&D >>
* Evolution didn’t teach us how to read By Mark Changizi | Telegraph Blogs” >>
* Tristans Daily Link Review; 15 May Feb 2010 >>

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