Nerdies program teaches kids game development, robotics

By |June 8th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA) - Kids in Springdale have embraced their inner nerds this week at the Nerdies Summer Camp. The program offers third, fourth, and fifth-grade students the chance to geek out by building robots and creating video games. Nerdies Camp ended today with a show-and-tell presentation to parents at Westwood Elementary School. Executive director David Kersey [...]

Brown undergraduate researcher teaches robots handwriting and drawing

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] IMAGE: Using an algorithm developed by Brown University researchers, a robot was able to write "hello " using human-like stroke patterns in 10 different languages each employing different character sets. The robot... view more  Credit: Humans to Robots Lab / Brown University PROVIDENCE, RI [Brown University] -- An algorithm developed by Brown University computer scientists [...]

‘Knowledge is transformative’: UTIAS professor teaches robotics in Myanmar

By |March 28th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Professor Jonathan Kelly (UTIAS) recently returned from a week in Yangon, Myanmar, where he partnered with a startup accelerator to teach robotics to 25 local university students. The teaching opportunity was part of an initiative by Phandeeyar, an organization that aims to expand the pool of tech talent in Myanmar in order to accelerate [...]

Tappan Zee High School Robotics team teaches more than tech

By |March 23rd, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] CLOSE Tappan Zee's robotics team works on their robot at Tappan Zee High School in Orangeburg March 18, 2019. Carucha L. Meuse, cmeuse@lohud.comThe regional Hudson Valley robotics competition runs Friday through Sunday at Rockland Community College in Suffern. It will be SO BOTZ's second year in the contest.Story HighlightsBuilding a robot isn't cheap, and entering the [...]

How Do Robotic Hand Teaches Itself, How To Handle An Object

By |March 2nd, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Image Source:Festo In less than a mile second before you are going to catch up an object, your brain calculates everything, he wants in order to catch the object such as it calculates the object movement speed and total time required, to reach under the object to catch it, properly. It is like a subconscious [...]