Robovie-PC Wins World's First Robot Marathon

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/Picture-13-620x505.png" /> The <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/02/17/video-first-robot-to-run-full-marathon-next-week/">world's

World's First Robot Marathon Has Started (Livestream)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/robot_marathon3-620x415.jpg" /> <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/02/17/video-first-robot-to-run-full-marathon-next-week/">Last we

Video: First Robot To Run Full Marathon Next Week

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/robot_marathon3-620x415.jpg" /> We all knew this day would come, and we all knew this would happen in Japan: robot maker <a href="http:/

Video: Robovie-R Ver. 3 to start supporting the elderly in November

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/Robovie_r-620x465.jpg" /> The <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/04/16/robovie-r-ver-3-to-make-life-for-the-elderly-and-disabled-ea

New Japanese soccer robot shows the way to human-less sports is still long

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/robocup_osaka-620x465.jpg" /> The <a href="http://www.robocup-japanopen.org/index.html">"RoboCup Japan Open 2010"</a> [JP] is currently

Videos: See Robovie-R Ver. 3, the robot for the elderly and disabled, in action

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/Robovie_r-620x465.jpg" /> We've given you some early information and a first picture of Robovie-R Ver.3 (a robot that's supposed to make

Robovie-R Ver. 3 to make life for the elderly and disabled easier

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/robovie_ver_3-620x926.jpg" /> Robovie is one of the most famous robot brands in Japan (we last covered the iPod touch-powered <a href="h

Robot maker Vstone rolls out three mini humanoids

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/robovie_x-620x464.jpg" /> We just recently visited Japanese robot maker <a href="http://www.vstone.co.jp/e/etop.html">Vstone</a>'s <a hr

CrunchGear visits top robot store Vstone in Akihabara (photo report)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/vstone_1.jpg" /> We've covered robots from Japan-based robot developer and retail store <a href="http://www.vstone.co.jp/e/etop.html">Vs

Claw vending machine + cute robot = Puchi Robo Catcher

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/puchi_robo_catcher.jpg" /> <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claw_vending_machine">Claw vending machines</a>, also known as UFO catc

Meet Robovie-X PRO, Japan's newest mini humanoid

http://blip.tv/play/ih_hsHqJ5FQ Osaka-based robot maker Vstone today unveiled a humanoid called Robovie-X Pro, an update of the Robovie-X the company presented back in September. The new model stands

Meet Black OX, Gigantor's rival robot (and pre-order for a lot of Yen)