Monday, July 26, 2010

Short Order Death

A robot learns to flip pancakes. Be careful next time you visit IHOP...

A robot learning to flip pancakes from Sylvain Calinon on Vimeo.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Our new favorite book

Here's the accompanying website:

This project is obviously right up our alley.

From the introduction:

Children love robots. Everyone seems to love robots. Well, perhaps not everyone would agree. Some people are actually quite afraid of them, or at least afraid of their potential.
I'm one of the afraid.
Are you afraid? - You should be.