12 Jul '13, 3pm

Could Atlas robot help our #military in war? #technology #robotics

Could Atlas robot help our #military in war? #technology #robotics

Boston Dynamics has been busy working on an entrant for DARPA 's Virtual Robotics Challenge, a contest aimed to create robots that can help in disaster situations. Of course, they could also be used by the military... Now, Boston Dynamics has revealed its entrant: A 6-foot-tall humanoid robot called Atlas. More About Our Robot Overlords Two Military Robots That Rival The Creepiest Sci-Fi Creatures With Evolved Brains, Robots Creep Closer To Animal-Like Learning Meet Petman, The Predecessor To The Atlas Robot What Happens When Robots Eliminate All Our Jobs? Compared to the bumbling, tottering, and slow humanoid robots that have hit the media before, you may be shocked at how resilient Atlas is. The machine has sophistication that approaches the stuff of science fiction. It can cope with unexpected trip hazards, survive being knocked off balance by a 20-pound weight, and if ...

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Seven Track B/C Teams to Train on the ATLAS Robot; Six Track A Teams Pass Critical Design Review of Robots to Advance to D...

Updated with more photos! >> DARPA Unveils Atla...

spectrum.ieee.org 11 Jul '13, 9pm

World meet Atlas. Atlas meet world. With a dash of theatrics, this massive humanoid robot was unveiled today by DARPA and ...

DARPA Unveils Atlas DRC Robot - IEEE Spectrum

spectrum.ieee.org 11 Jul '13, 7pm

World meet Atlas. Atlas meet world. With a dash of theatrics, this massive humanoid robot was unveiled today by DARPA at t...

DARPA Unveils Atlas DRC Robot

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DARPA has just unveiled the version of the Boston Dynamics Atlas humanoid robot that these teams will be using to compete ...

Breaking News: DARPA Unveils Atlas DRC Robot

spectrum.ieee.org 11 Jul '13, 7pm

DARPA has just unveiled the version of the Boston Dynamics Atlas humanoid robot that these teams will be using to compete ...

DFKIの猿ロボットが頼もしそうに見えるのはなぜか… / Germans Developing...

spectrum.ieee.org 13 Jul '13, 5am

Here's why I think building a robot ape is a clever idea: like a real ape, it's sort of a cross between a humanoid and a q...

New post: Atlas humanoid robot standing on his own

New post: Atlas humanoid robot standing on his own

hackaday.com 16 Jul '13, 11pm

You should remember the feature in October which showed the Robot Ninja Warrior doing the Spider Climb. That was the proto...

Video: Boston Dynamics' Atlas Robot Revealed

spectrum.ieee.org 16 Jul '13, 1pm

Last Thursday, I went to see the unveiling of Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot . This imposing humanoid machine will be used i...

Details on DARPA Robotics Challenge Trial Events

Details on DARPA Robotics Challenge Trial Events

spectrum.ieee.org 11 Jul '13, 10pm

There will be several different instances of each Trial so that multiple teams can be running at the same time. Each robot...

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spectrum.ieee.org 11 Jul '13, 3pm

One question is whether Honda will develop this new robot alone or seek to team up with another organization. One good can...

Team Kが答えてなくて残念 Atlasお披露目の様子とTrack Bチームへのインタビュー...

spectrum.ieee.org 16 Jul '13, 3pm

Last Thursday, I went to see the unveiling of Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot . This imposing humanoid machine will be used i...

Boston Dynamics should rename themselves "the c...

eetimes.com 18 Jul '13, 8pm

It looks like a robot toy that my son played with, and an entity you wouldn't want to meet up with in a proverbial dark al...

Slideshow: Darpa's Virtual Robotics Challenge Gets Underway - EE Times

Slideshow: Darpa's Virtual Robotics Challenge G...

eetimes.com 02 Jul '13, 10am

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The first phase of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Robotics Challenge (DRC) was com...

DARPAの名前が入ると格好いいね DARPA Unveils Atlas DRC Robot...

spectrum.ieee.org 21 Jul '13, 3pm

World meet Atlas. Atlas meet world. With a dash of theatrics, this massive humanoid robot was unveiled today by DARPA at t...