Rodney Brooks and Clara Vu will discuss human-robot interaction at TC Sessions: Robotics 2022

Robots have transformed automation across industries such as agtech, automotive, logistics, manufacturing and warehousing. Yet even the most advanced robots typically work in restricted workcells away

SmartPal VII: A Humanoid That Can Be Remote-Controlled Via Kinect (Video)

We've shown you many <a href="https://techcrunch.com/tag/kinect/">Kinect</a>-based hacks and applications over the past months, and here is a new one from Japan: major robot maker <a href="http://www.

Video: Robot Lightsaber Duel

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Picture-6-620x351.png" /> If you're a <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/robots/">robot</a> otaku who happens to be a Star Wars otak

Video: Cute Robot Selling Ice Cream

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/yasukawa.jpg" /> Meet Yaskawa-kun. Yaskawa-kun is Japan's newest robot, and he has two special skills: he looks cute and he can make and

Meet Motoman, the pancake-making robot (video)

Okonomiyaki is the name of a popular  Japanese dish made of a fried batter cake and various ingredients such as vegetables, shrimps, kimchi, cheese etc. Yaskawa Electric, a Tokyo-based electronics co

Japan chooses 2008's best robots (photo gallery)

Last year’s Grand Prize winning robot There should be no doubt that Japan is the world’s leading nation when it comes to the production and promotion of robots of all kinds. Each year, Nip