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World’s First Soft, Flexible Touch Sensor For Robots from Touchence

Shokkaku Cube is the world’s first soft, flexible touch sensor. It has been designed to be used in robots and was developed by Touchence, a Tokyo University venture. It has a soft foam covering and can detect changes in three dim[...]
World’s First Soft, Flexible Touch Sensor For Robots from Touchence

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Robotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factories

Here you are one of Omron’s finest new projects with Smart Sensing Modules or SSM that help the company to reduce up to 25% its power consumption. Used at Omron Semiconductor factory in Yasu Shiga, these new SSMs help the company to be[...]
Robotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factories
Robotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factoriesRobotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factoriesRobotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factoriesRobotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factoriesRobotech 2011] Omron develop a new SSM (Smart Sensing Module) to reduce power consumption in factories

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[Robotech 2011] Omron demonstrate a new Indoor Environment Monitor with remote app control

Omron demonstrate at Robotech 2011, a new working concept that will help people to remotely check house environment to prevent heat strokes and other illness due to high temperature. Thanks to a unique Room Environment Sensor connected[...]
[Robotech 2011] Omron demonstrate a new Indoor Environment Monitor with remote app control
[Robotech 2011] Omron demonstrate a new Indoor Environment Monitor with remote app control[Robotech 2011] Omron demonstrate a new Indoor Environment Monitor with remote app control[Robotech 2011] Omron demonstrate a new Indoor Environment Monitor with remote app control[Robotech 2011] Omron demonstrate a new Indoor Environment Monitor with remote app control

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[Robotech 2011] Professor Sawada’s Talking Robot

Today at Robotech 2011, Professor Sawada from Kagawa University in Japan demonstrates its talking robot, a robot capable to mimic and reproduce the natural human speech. Thanks to a clever set of different elements that duplicate human[...]
[Robotech 2011] Professor Sawada’s Talking Robot
[Robotech 2011] Professor Sawada’s Talking Robot[Robotech 2011] Professor Sawada’s Talking Robot[Robotech 2011] Professor Sawada’s Talking Robot[Robotech 2011] Professor Sawada’s Talking Robot

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When Anime and automotive industry meet

A little off topic news right now ! Yesterday, Nissan announced the launch of their latest SUV in Japan: the Dualis but the star of the event was mots probably KAWAMORI SHOJI, creator of the Macross and Robotech mangas but also the Abi[...]
When Anime and automotive industry meet

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