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Asimo Meets Pepper: Honda and Softbank Partnering in Robots ... - Top Tech News

Monday, July 25, 2016


Top Tech News

Asimo Meets Pepper: Honda and Softbank Partnering in Robots ...
Top Tech News
Is Honda's walking robot Asimo marrying Pepper, the chattering robot from SoftBank? Automaker Honda Motor Co. and internet company SoftBank said ...

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Honda and SoftBank partner to turn Asimo into KITT from Knight Rider - TechCrunch

Thursday, July 21, 2016


TechCrunch

Honda and SoftBank partner to turn Asimo into KITT from Knight Rider
TechCrunch
Car and tech companies continue to partner up, but Honda and SoftBank's newly-announced union is a little different from most. Rather than working on self-driving cars, or a more connected vehicle, Honda and SoftBank are working on making an artificial ...
Honda's Asimo meets sympathetic sim PepperIndependent Online
Softbank, Honda: Sit back, relax, let the car do the talkingReuters

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Asimo conoce a Pepper: Honda y Softbank colaboran en robots - Terra.com

Wednesday, July 20, 2016


Terra.com

Asimo conoce a Pepper: Honda y Softbank colaboran en robots
Terra.com
La división de robótica de Honda, con sede en Tokio, pasó por una crisis interna cuando Asimo fue ampliamente criticado como inútil cuando no pudo ayudar tras el accidente en la central nuclear de Fukushima, que sufrió varias fusiones de núcleo tras el ...

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Honda's robot charms with moves and grooves - Toronto Star

Tuesday, June 21, 2016


Toronto Star

Honda's robot charms with moves and grooves
Toronto Star
While there has been a lot of talk about robots primed to take our jobs, Honda's ASIMO aims to put a friendlier face on the automatons. The company's helper robot has been in development for decades, and in that time has become well known for how well ...

Indian boy battling aging disorder buddies up with Honda's Asimo - Nikkei Asian Review

Wednesday, March 02, 2016


Nikkei Asian Review

Indian boy battling aging disorder buddies up with Honda's Asimo
Nikkei Asian Review
NEW DELHI Nihal Bitla, a 15-year-old Indian boy with a genetic aging disorder, had three dreams: to take a ride in a Lamborghini, to meet Honda Motor's robot Asimo, and to go to Disneyland. Last year, he got his chance to check out the Italian supercar.

2016 Auto Expo: Honda Asimo interacts with differently-abled kid ... - Firstpost

Thursday, February 11, 2016


Firstpost

2016 Auto Expo: Honda Asimo interacts with differently-abled kid ...
Firstpost
Honda's robot Asimo which is 4 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 54kg was showcased at the Auto Expo 2016. Asimo, which stands for Advance Step in ...

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Honda's Asimo robot a big hit at Auto Expo 2016 - Times of India

Thursday, February 04, 2016


Times of India

Honda's Asimo robot a big hit at Auto Expo 2016
Times of India
Honda's Asimo robot can comprehend and carry out tasks based on simple voice commands that have been preprogrammed into its onboard memory. In fact, it can now hold simple conversations in not just Japanese, but also English and Chinese.

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Indian boy fighting aging disorder gets his wish - Nikkei Asian Review

Wednesday, February 03, 2016


Nikkei Asian Review

Indian boy fighting aging disorder gets his wish
Nikkei Asian Review
Asimo, the humanoid robot developed by Japanese automaker Honda Motor, stood on one leg, kicked a soccer ball and danced to a cheerful Indian song. Nihal clapped his small, frail hands. After the performance, he went up to the stage and took a selfie ...

Honda designing new ASIMO-style robot for disaster response ... - ExtremeTech

Tuesday, October 13, 2015


ExtremeTech

Honda designing new ASIMO-style robot for disaster response ...
ExtremeTech
Honda is working on a more robust ASIMO that could be deployed in a disaster to keep people out of ...

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Honda Using Experimental New ASIMO for Disaster Response Research - IEEE Spectrum

Friday, October 02, 2015


Honda Using Experimental New ASIMO for Disaster Response Research
IEEE Spectrum
During the Fukushima crisis in Japan, the lack of Japanese robots that were available to help out was notable. There was some question as to why Honda didn't just send ASIMO (arguably one of the most sophisticated and capable humanoid robots in ...