‘Transformers 4’ Blockbuster Filmed by Advanced Robotics

Transformers: Age of Extinction is the fourth instalment of the Transformers series. This billion dollar franchise stars Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz (“The Legend of Aang”) and Jack Reynor (“What Richard Did”). This film by director Michael Bay is expected to win the box-office crown handily, as all other big-studio films are avoiding opening against it. 

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Robo TV: New Age of Broadcasting

Kuka Robo TV is now revolutionising the broadcast industry by offering an automatic camera man. This technology includes a KUKA lightweight robot LBR iiwa with 14kg payload, a KUKA robot controller, an operator panel with two joysticks, an operator monitor, a teleprompter and the live production camera. The robot can produce attractive, smooth camera moves 

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MAR Automatic Plastic Bottle Palletising and Pallet Handling System

PACE Zenith Awards 2014, Manufacturing Project of the Year MAR Solutions Engineer, Adam Saint, with VIP Production Manager, Shane Roberts   Placing boxes, trays, bags, bottles or other items on a pallet seems manageable enough. However, when you need to meet the most rigorous demands in terms of speed, care of handling, pallet patterns, stability, 

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Robo-Origami – Designing New Materials

What do you get when you combine the art of origami, metal fabrication and an articulate robotic arm? Artful folded metal sheets that would surely amaze you! RoboFold, a London-based design consultancy, has opened up new possibilities for architectural and furniture design. With the use of ABB IRB 6400 industrial robots, RoboFold is able to 

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Strap Yourself in for the Ride of a Lifetime

What will you do if you see a big industrial robot in the middle of a theme park trashing riders at high velocity up in the air? Imagine the thrill and rush of adrenaline you get from roller coasters plus practically unrestricted freedom of motion. Equipped with breathtaking sounds and light effects, sharp turns, hang 

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Lights, Camera…KUKA action!

Kuka robots aren’t a newbie on Hollywood movies sets. That’s no coincidence, as they have all the right looks for a fantastic scene with thrilling suspense. Who would forget the action-packed laser scene in the James Bond –Die Another Day movie? Equipped with laser tools, Kuka robots placed the beautiful Halle Berry in jeopardy as 

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Robots Bringing WOW Factor in Entertainment

Have you seen the concerts of Bon Jovi and deadmau5? Were you amazed at the robot-driven video screens used in their performances? Well those set of RoboScreens are now bringing entertainment to sea. Six ABB industrial robots with 100” video screens attached are dazzling viewers on board the Royal Caribbean Quantum and Anthem Class ships. 

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Ultra-fast Robot Catches Flying Objects

What would you do if you have a robot that can easily catch fast moving objects? The researchers from the Learning Algorithms and Systems Laboratory at EPFL in Switzerland are developing a way to transfer information from a human to a robot, enabling it to catch objects thrown at it. The most impressive thing here 

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Anyone for a drink?

It’s Friday afternoon and you’ve finally made it through the long week. What better way to celebrate it than to enjoy a nice ice, cold drink served by the world’s biggest, baddest bartending robot? This incredibly cool system, Makr Shakr, has been designed at MIT’s Senseable City Lab and produced and implemented by Carlo Ratti 

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MAR Makes a Cameo in KFC #FoodPorn

While some people can’t get enough of taking selfies, there is another delight quickly climbing the top of every social media timeline: #FoodPorn. It’s now everywhere and will make you feel hungry. Here’s a sexy food porn starring the new tasty kentucky and hunger busting Zinger Stacker. Here’s a sneak peek at what happened behind 

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