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This is the brand new Honda Civic - Top Gear

Friday, September 16, 2016


Top Gear

This is the brand new Honda Civic
Top Gear
Not to mention the critical Ridgeline pickup for America, any number of items of power equipment and little Asimo. The new Civic is, for the first time in generations, a global car. Except for tuning and some equipment, it's the same back to the rear ...

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Alabama meets humanoid robot that can run, dance, recognize voices and faces - Yellowhammer News

Thursday, August 11, 2016


Yellowhammer News

Alabama meets humanoid robot that can run, dance, recognize voices and faces
Yellowhammer News
Honda's innovative humanoid robot, ASIMO, visited the automaker's Talladega County plant this week, part of an effort to encourage STEM education among local students and celebrate the advanced technology found throughout the facility. ASIMO, which ...

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 ...
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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 Nihal - Firstpost

Thursday, February 11, 2016


Firstpost

2016 Auto Expo: Honda Asimo interacts with differently-abled kid Nihal
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 Innovative Mobility is a regular at auto shows around the world. It was the dream of Nihal Bitla, ...

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Auto Expo 2016: Honda's Robot ASIMO Meets Nihal, The 14-Year-Old Fighting Progeria, And Wins Hearts! - Indiatimes.com

Thursday, February 04, 2016


Indiatimes.com

Auto Expo 2016: Honda's Robot ASIMO Meets Nihal, The 14-Year-Old Fighting Progeria, And Wins Hearts!
Indiatimes.com
Some people spend their entire lives, ruing they couldn't fulfill their dreams. Nihal, a 14-year-old kid from Mumbai, suffering from a rare genetic disease called Progeria can say otherwise. He recently met Aamir Khan, and now another dream of his has ...
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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
NEW DELHI -- An Indian boy living with a rare genetic aging disorder has had his dream come true -- to meet Asimo. On Tuesday afternoon, 15-year-old Nihal Bitla was staring at the stage inside a venue for an upcoming auto show in Greater Noida, outside ...

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
ASIMO is arguably the most advanced humanoid robot in the world, so why didn't Honda put its multi-million dollar investment on the line during Fukushima? It's not the cost, it's that ASIMO would have been essentially useless. Despite being able to ...

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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 ...