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Oculus netbook robot

So what can you do with a small netbook?  The oculus surveilance netbook robot is a robotic frame that converts small laptops or netbooks into a wi-fi controlled robot. Web browser and Smartphone control Remote Surveillance and Telepresence 2 way Audio and Video Open Source software and hardware Auto-docking Charging Station … Continue reading

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Industrial Maintenance PLC – Robotics Programs – One of the most technical programs in the state

The Industrial Maintenance class at TTC Shelbyville is one of the most technical programs in the state.  Butch Arnold, instructor of the Industrial Maintenance class at the main campus has created a complex network of robots, plcs and industrial high-speed … Continue reading

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Stanford University offers free artificial intelligence class

Stanford University recently began offering an open registration for their AI classes.   With two of the most renown professors leading this bold experiment in distributed education (online),  Stanford takes a leap in offering a quality education to 10’s of thousands (more … Continue reading

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R2 On Space Shuttle

Technology is amazing.   Only the torso is flying on this last shuttle launch but this robot designed by NASA and GM is showing that robotics is truly  moving into space exploration.  R2 Developed by GM and NASA-

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Motoman Demonstration of Ohm’s Law

Butch Arnold and his class of Industrial Maintenance students recently displayed the agility of Motoman robotics by drawing the PowerWheel.

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Motoman Demonstration

Butch Arnold and his class of Industrial Maintenance students recently displayed the agility of Motoman robotics by drawing the schools logo.

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Robot

Just heard about the Rovio robot.  Works off wi-fi and can patrol your house as accurate as a GPS.  Auto charging with “return to base”, webcam onboard….Link $230 -$300 to patrol your house and allows you to see everything going … Continue reading

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Industrial Maintenance Class receives new Motoman HP3 Robots

Butch Arnold, Lead Instructor of Industrial Maintenance at TTC Shelbyville recently received two Motoman’s HP3 Robots.  These robots will be put into service in the up coming weeks giving industrial maintenance students the edge over other schools and institutions. For … Continue reading

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SpyKee Robot – Updated Link

The French company Meccano is developing a robot that communicates through WiFi.  You can use this hobby robot as a webcam, manage over the internet, digital camera, alarm/sentry, mp3 player or communicate via phone over the internet.  $299.00  Available October 2008   Updated LInk

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U.S. Army gets Dog to Carry Heavy Loads

(credit to Mickey [the original running with scissors man) When I was in the Army, a 40-50lb ruck sack along with your weapon and ammo was common.  Today, the load can be much more.  The average troop movement is 3-5 … Continue reading

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