Wakamaru – Humanoid Robot for Hire

Get your artificial receptionist/valet while supplies last. Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has announced that its humanoid communication robot Wakamaru is now available for rent. Wakamaru is a sophisticated robot with vision, auditory and touch sensors. The rental project is aimed at businesses, hospitals and events, where the droid will do receptionist and guidance duties. … Continue reading Wakamaru – Humanoid Robot for Hire

B.E.A.R. – coming soon to a battlefield near you

The United States military is developing a robot with a teddy bear-style head to help remove injured soldiers from the battlefield aka the Battlefield Extraction-Assist Robot. Will someone pinch me please, a teddy bear style head! Whats the reasoning beside such a ridiculous head you ask? The image of a bear is to suppose to … Continue reading B.E.A.R. – coming soon to a battlefield near you

Seirei no Moribito – Guardian of the Sacred Spirit

Another new anime that stared spring which is among my top five new animes for the season. Firstly this anime is not for the action, action, action junkies who can't go 10 minutes without something flashing on the screen, whether it be a bullet, sword or ninjitsu technique. Seirei no Moribito is loads of adventure … Continue reading Seirei no Moribito – Guardian of the Sacred Spirit