Google deal adds to company's robotics toolbox
Google may build robots that resemble props in science-fiction movies as the ambitious Internet company expands into yet another technological frontier.
Atlas teams head for DARPA Robotics Challenge
Boston Dynamics: Atlas shows balance; WildCat sprints untethered (w/ Video)
DARPA's ATLAS robot unveiled (w/ Video)
On Monday, July 8, 2013, the seven teams that progressed from DARPA's Virtual Robotics Challenge (VRC) arrived at the headquarters of Boston Dynamics in Waltham, Mass. to meet and learn about their new teammate, ...
PETMAN stress-tests clothes for hazardous environments (w/ video)
Now Boston Dynamics' BigDog can lift and toss (w/ video)
DARPA Robotics Challenge to develop disaster response robot
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) is the only foreign university team (on Track B) competing for the prestigious U.S. Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Robotics Challenge.
Boston Dynamics shows off latest abilities of AlphaDog (w/ Video)
Cheetah robot breaks its own land-speed record, and Bolt's (w/ Video)
(Phys.org)—DARPA's Cheetah robot—already the fastest legged robot in history—just broke its own land speed record of 18 miles per hour (mph). In the process, Cheetah also surpassed another very fast ...
Sand Flea robot is set to leap into reconnaissance (w/ video)
New robot 'Cheetah' breaks land-speed record
(PhysOrg.com) -- Up till now researchers at Boston Dynamics have demonstrated four legged robots that appear meant to carry heavy loads as they tromp through and over rough terrain (e.g. Alpha Dog and Petman, LS3). Now it appears they’ve taken a different approach in looking ...
Makers of infamous BigDog robot unveil human version - PETMAN (w/ video)
Boston Dynamics unwraps military robot AlphaDog (w/ video)
Robot walks a 40.5-mile ultramarathon without recharge (w/ video)
(PhysOrg.com) -- Pulling an all-nighter and then some, the Cornell robot Ranger set a new world record May 2 by walking 40.5 miles on a single battery charge without stopping or being touched.