Tagged: autonomous

MIT’s underwater robot can sniff out contraband hidden underneath ships 0

MIT’s underwater robot can sniff out contraband hidden underneath ships

Designed by a couple of researchers at MIT, this underwater robot looks like an interesting project. It does remind me of that show “SeaQuest” from the 90’s where I dreamt one day it could...

DHL will do delivery-by-drone, but only for one tiny European island 0

DHL will do delivery-by-drone, but only for one tiny European island

Amazing and beautiful at the same time! I think these guys have created a commercially viable and good-looking drone for their delivery services to remote locations. http://o.aolcdn.com/hss/storage/midas/2bd70505f6ffd255f4b2cc861d8722dd/200813540/dhl-paketkopter-juist-boden-630.jpg This technology is absolutely taking off, and...

Watch a tiny robot fly an aircraft nearly as well as a real pilot 0

Watch a tiny robot fly an aircraft nearly as well as a real pilot

Interesting project that shows how a South Korean team have created a robot to actually fly a plane using human controls. For now of course it is flying a simulator but I find it fascinating...

Self-driving mini truck put to the test by US Marines 0

Self-driving mini truck put to the test by US Marines

Interesting little truck, and it seems they have been testing this kind of technology since a long time. http://www.engadget.com/2014/07/28/military-self-driving-vehicle/  

Congressman hitches a ride in a stealthy self-driving Cadillac 0

Congressman hitches a ride in a stealthy self-driving Cadillac

This is happening and it is happening fast! 🙂 http://www.theverge.com/2013/9/4/4694938/congressman-hitches-a-ride-in-a-stealthy-self-driving-cadillac