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Henn na Hotel in Japan sacks 'incompetent' robot employees - The Times

Friday, January 18, 2019

Henn na Hotel in Japan sacks 'incompetent' robot employees  The Times

It was supposed to be the shape of things to come, the harbinger of a future in which artificial intelligence would perform the services formerly provided by ...

The Rise of Automated Machine Learning - TDWI

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The Rise of Automated Machine Learning  TDWI

No matter what industry you're in, autoML can help you use machine learning successfully and extract and leverage business insights hidden in places where ...

ASIMO and “The Power of Dreams” - Wheels.ca

Thursday, August 09, 2018

ASIMO and “The Power of Dreams”  Wheels.ca

ASIMO and “The Power of Dreams”: Honda's humanoid robot ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility) sadly, may have reached the end of its life cycle.

Honda retires its robotic stunt performer Asimo - Automotive News

Monday, July 09, 2018

Honda retires its robotic stunt performer Asimo  Automotive News

Honda is retiring Asimo, its humanoid robot research program, the Nikkei Asian Review reports. Asimo's 18-year career included many dazzling public ...

7 times Honda’s iconic Asimo robot blew us away (and 1 side-splitting fail) - Digital Trends

Thursday, July 05, 2018

7 times Honda’s iconic Asimo robot blew us away (and 1 side-splitting fail)  Digital Trends

Asimo is gone, but it won't be forgotten. Honda's talented bipedal bot dazzled and delighted us over the years, and was ahead of its time in many respects.

Asimo Still Improving Its Hopping and Jogging Skills - IEEE Spectrum

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Asimo Still Improving Its Hopping and Jogging Skills  IEEE Spectrum

Honda is teaching its robots to take longer and faster steps to recover from shoves by transitioning to a running gait, which is exactly what humans do if we need ...

ASIMO, this was your life - BusinessWorld Online

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

ASIMO, this was your life  BusinessWorld Online

EVEN from a country that produced Godzilla and Mazinger Z, ASIMO was remarkable. For starters, this character was not fictional. ASIMO, standing for ...

Say goodbye to Asimo as Honda retires its cute bipedal robot for good - Alphr

Monday, July 02, 2018

Say goodbye to Asimo as Honda retires its cute bipedal robot for good  Alphr

Honda's Asimo robot is being retired after 20 years of *service*.

Honda's Asimo robot bows out but finds new life - Nikkei Asian Review

Friday, June 29, 2018

  1. Honda's Asimo robot bows out but finds new life  Nikkei Asian Review
  2. Honda retires its famed Asimo robot  The Verge
  3. Honda Halts Asimo Development in Favor of More Useful Humanoid Robots  IEEE Spectrum
  4. Honda reportedly retires the iconic Asimo  TechCrunch
  5. Honda's Awesome Asimo Robot Is Headed to the Scrapheap  Motherboard
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Honda’s profit climbs on growing sales, cost cutting - Washington Post

Friday, April 27, 2018

Honda’s profit climbs on growing sales, cost cutting  Washington Post

Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co. reported a 12 percent rise in its January-March profit thanks to growing sales and cost cutting. Tokyo-based Honda said ...

Spirit of Soichiro: inside Honda's amazing Collection Hall - CAR Magazine

Friday, April 20, 2018

Spirit of Soichiro: inside Honda's amazing Collection Hall  CAR Magazine

At Tochigi, in nowheresville rural Japan, is a collection of artistry to rival anything in the Louvre: the world's greatest Honda collection.

Your next coworker soon may be an avatar humanoid robot - CNBC

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Your next coworker soon may be an avatar humanoid robot  CNBC

A new breed of avatar humanoid robots developed by such companies as Honda and Toyota could change the way people interact and work around the world.

Counting down the 10 most important robots in history - Digital Trends

Sunday, April 08, 2018

Counting down the 10 most important robots in history  Digital Trends

From research labs to our own homes, robots are everywhere these days. Check out our list of the 10 most important ones ever built.

The Mitsubishi e-Evolution is more Asimo than Evo - autoweek.com

Thursday, October 05, 2017

The Mitsubishi e-Evolution is more Asimo than Evo  autoweek.com

How do you make a tougher, greener Mitsubishi crossover even smarter, too? By adding artificial intelligence, of course. Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s upcoming ...

Honda’s new robot prototype could help mitigate future disasters - TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Honda’s new robot prototype could help mitigate future disasters  TechCrunch

Honda has a new bipedal robot, which isn't perhaps as charismatic as Asimo, but which could be a lot more useful. The robot is a disaster relief model, dubbed ...

Bayside Middle School students welcome special guest, ASIMO - fox6now.com

Monday, September 25, 2017

Bayside Middle School students welcome special guest, ASIMO  fox6now.com

BAYSIDE — Students at Bayside Middle School welcomed a very special guest on Monday, September 25th — for a unique presentation.

Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness - Engadget

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness  Engadget

Relying on 300-pound bear-faced robots to help nursing home residents get out of bed in the morning is much more effective if those folks actually have a ...

This Chinese unicorn wants to put humanoid robots into every home - TechNode

Monday, July 24, 2017

This Chinese unicorn wants to put humanoid robots into every home  TechNode

Back in 2008, Chinese entrepreneur Zhou Jian did not know much about robots. At a technology fair in Japan that year, he saw Honda's ASIMO for the first.

Miami Student Earns School A Visit From Honda ASIMO - The News Wheel

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Miami Student Earns School A Visit From Honda ASIMO  The News Wheel

Many parents of elementary school students can take pride in their child's academic or extracurricular successes, but how many can claim that their offspring ...

ASIMO Humanoid Robot Inspires Students to Become Tech Innovators - PR Newswire

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

ASIMO Humanoid Robot Inspires Students to Become Tech Innovators  PR Newswire

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As Honda's ASIMO robot emerged waving from behind a sliding door, an audible gasp of surprise and ...

Honda's ASIMO robot added throughout Autopia at Disneyland - Inside the Magic

Friday, March 24, 2017

Honda's ASIMO robot added throughout Autopia at Disneyland  Inside the Magic

The versatile ASIMO humanoid robot from Honda has been wowing technology enthusiasts since the year 2000, and for ten years of that time (from 2005-2015) ...

Disneyland’s Autopia adds storyline with robots on a camping road trip - OCRegister

Friday, March 24, 2017

Disneyland’s Autopia adds storyline with robots on a camping road trip  OCRegister

A new storyline has been added to Disneyland's classic attraction Autopia featuring two robotic characters on a camping road trip. They are the robotic ...

Asimo doesn't stand a chance against this droid sent back from the future - Autoweek

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Asimo doesn't stand a chance against this droid sent back from the future  Autoweek

Remember when "The Terminator" films were viewed as ridiculous science fiction? John Connor might have been off by a few years, but, uh, just about ...

The machines ham it up again: We found the best robots at CES 2017 - Digital Trends

Friday, January 06, 2017

The machines ham it up again: We found the best robots at CES 2017  Digital Trends

It's seems like every year at CES, the robots always seems to steal the show. This year is no different. Here are five of the coolest robots from CES 2017.

Honda’s Riding Assist gives motorcycles balance tricks from its Asimo bot - TechCrunch

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Honda’s Riding Assist gives motorcycles balance tricks from its Asimo bot  TechCrunch

Honda's new Riding Assist motorcycle model isn't a shipping product yet, but it is an impressive technical demo. The concept at CES showed how it can help ...

Hey Teens, Enter to Win a Visit to Your School from the Honda ASIMO Robot - The News Wheel

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Hey Teens, Enter to Win a Visit to Your School from the Honda ASIMO Robot  The News Wheel

Hey, middle- and high-school students ages 13 to 18—have you ever wanted to meet Honda ASIMO, the world's most advanced humanoid robot, and the ...

“Saturday Night Live” Parodies Honda ASIMO in Weird Skit [VIDEO] - The News Wheel

Monday, October 17, 2016

“Saturday Night Live” Parodies Honda ASIMO in Weird Skit [VIDEO]  The News Wheel

Emily Blunt hosted Saturday Night Live this past weekend, to middling results. Blunt, who was there promoting her new film The Girl on the Train, was a game ...

Honda's ASIMO Robots are No Match for Leslie Jones on SNL - Inverse

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Honda's ASIMO Robots are No Match for Leslie Jones on SNL  Inverse

This week's episode of Saturday Night Live featured a pair of humanoid robots malfunctioning due to cell phone interference.

Students' Vision of Future of Robotics Could Earn Visit From Honda's ASIMO - 3BL Media

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Students' Vision of Future of Robotics Could Earn Visit From Honda's ASIMO  3BL Media

October 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Honda engineers work every day to find new and innovative ways to use robotics to help society. But innovative ideas can come ...

Asimo meets Pepper: Honda and Softbank partnering in robots - Phys.org

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Asimo meets Pepper: Honda and Softbank partnering in robots  Phys.org

Automaker Honda Motor Co. and internet company SoftBank said Thursday they will work together on artificial intelligence to develop products with sensors and ...

Honda’s robot charms with moves and grooves - thestar.com

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Honda’s robot charms with moves and grooves  thestar.com

Honda's Robot ASIMO came to the Alliston assembly plant to help celebrate the company celebrate.

ASIMO, the most advanced human robot - Breakfast Television Toronto

Monday, June 20, 2016

ASIMO, the most advanced human robot  Breakfast Television Toronto

You won't believe what ASIMO can do. The robot joins us in the studio to show off brand new features.

Honda to bring out Asimo robot for appearance at Narita airport - Robotics and Automation News

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Honda to bring out Asimo robot for appearance at Narita airport  Robotics and Automation News

Honda plans to conduct demonstrations of Asimo, Honda's bipedal humanoid robot, at Narita International Airport over a one-week period from Monday, March ...

How real is that Atlas robot video? | Science - The Guardian

Thursday, February 25, 2016

How real is that Atlas robot video? | Science  The Guardian

Video footage of Boston Dynamics' new Atlas robot has left Twitter in awe of our new robot overlords; but how much of these videos should we take at face ...

You can buy your own ASIMO robot at Tokyo Motor Show. Well, kind of - Tech in Asia

Friday, October 30, 2015

You can buy your own ASIMO robot at Tokyo Motor Show. Well, kind of  Tech in Asia

It won't walk, run, or talk in that high-pitched anime voice. But you can hug it!

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

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

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 ...

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 ...

Japan's Asimo robot now speaks three languages - Stuff.co.nz

Monday, July 27, 2015

Japan's Asimo robot now speaks three languages  Stuff.co.nz

Honda's Asimo robot can now have simple conversations in three languages.

Here, We Translated these Papercraft ASIMO Instructions for You - The News Wheel

Friday, May 15, 2015

Here, We Translated these Papercraft ASIMO Instructions for You  The News Wheel

Have you ever wanted to build your own robot, but didn't really want to bother with all that engineering degree nonsense? We can't all be experts at advanced ...

Upcoming Twitter Series: #ASIMO2015 Honda's ASIMO Humanoid Robot Takes Steps to Improve the Future While Touring NYC - CSRwire.com

Monday, March 23, 2015

Upcoming Twitter Series: #ASIMO2015 Honda's ASIMO Humanoid Robot Takes Steps to Improve the Future While Touring NYC  CSRwire.com

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Mar. 23 /CSRwire/ - Mark Your Calendars! Join us for discussion on Twitter with Honda and its humanoid robot, ASIMO April 6 through ...

A Brief History Of World Leaders Greeting Japanese Robot Asimo - Huffington Post

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

A Brief History Of World Leaders Greeting Japanese Robot Asimo  Huffington Post

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Japan on Monday for a two-day visit during which she met with Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe and Emperor ...

Angela Merkel Meets Humanoid Robot ‘Asimo’ in Japan - Wall Street Journal

Monday, March 09, 2015

Angela Merkel Meets Humanoid Robot ‘Asimo’ in Japan  Wall Street Journal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Tokyo on Monday morning, and one of her first stops was the National Museum of Emerging Science and ...

Honda ASIMO Visits Dubai, Meets Global Leaders He will Overthrow - The News Wheel

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Honda ASIMO Visits Dubai, Meets Global Leaders He will Overthrow  The News Wheel

Honda ASIMO, the world's most visible specter of the coming singularity—the moment when artificial intelligence software becomes self-aware and turns on its ...

Will robots like Honda's Asimo steal our jobs? - TechRadar

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Will robots like Honda's Asimo steal our jobs?  TechRadar

Everyone in IT is scared of the same thing – becoming obsolete. Just like those floppy discs, the Windows 98 machines and even those USB thumb drives ...

Video: Honda Asimo robot visits the Telegraph - Telegraph - Telegraph.co.uk

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Video: Honda Asimo robot visits the Telegraph - Telegraph  Telegraph.co.uk

Watch the latest version of Honda's Asimo humanoid robot show off its abilities on a visit to the Telegraph.

ASIMO in New York: Beginning Of Robot Uprising Chillingly Documented In “ASIMO Visits The Big Apple” [VIDEO] - The News Wheel

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

ASIMO in New York: Beginning Of Robot Uprising Chillingly Documented In “ASIMO Visits The Big Apple” [VIDEO]  The News Wheel

A new video from Honda, "ASIMO Visits The Big Apple," shows the Honda ASIMO in New York City, displaying his incredible/terrifying capabilities.

Inside MotoGP: How ASIMO's tech makes for faster motorcycles - Roadshow - CNET

Friday, November 07, 2014

Inside MotoGP: How ASIMO's tech makes for faster motorcycles - Roadshow  CNET

Honda's MotoGP bikes are the fastest in the world, and the technology they pack is a big part of the puzzle. Join us for a look at what it takes to win a world ...

The advent of the androids - Cosmos

Monday, October 20, 2014

The advent of the androids  Cosmos

Manufacturer: Honda Location: Tokyo Height: 130 cm. Weight: 48 kg. Looking like a kid in a space-suit, Honda's ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative MObility) ...

Asimo the football playing, disco dancing robot who can even pour you a drink - Daily Mail

Friday, October 17, 2014

Asimo the football playing, disco dancing robot who can even pour you a drink  Daily Mail

Japanese technology giant Honda today showed off the latest version of its Asimo robot, bringing it to Britain for the first time.

Honda's Asimo: the penalty-taking, bar-tending robot (video) - AutoExpress

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Honda's Asimo: the penalty-taking, bar-tending robot (video)  AutoExpress

We meet Honda's robot Asimo in Brussels, where he plays football, dances and even serves a drink!

Next generation: as Honda’s Asimo robot grows up, we quiz engineer Satoshi Shigemi about its future - wallpaper.com

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Next generation: as Honda’s Asimo robot grows up, we quiz engineer Satoshi Shigemi about its future  wallpaper.com

Honda's Asimo robot has served a dual purpose throughout its 14-year development as an ambassador for the Japanese brand's technical ambitions and as an ...

New upgrades make Asimo even more human - Geek

Sunday, July 20, 2014

New upgrades make Asimo even more human  Geek

You've probably seen Honda's Asimo in action before, but he's learned a few new tricks since you saw him last. For starters, Asimo's legs are stronger than ever ...

Honda's upgraded ASIMO robot is faster and smarter but still won't scare Sarah Connor - Engadget

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Honda's upgraded ASIMO robot is faster and smarter but still won't scare Sarah Connor  Engadget

Honda's been working on its ASIMO robot for the better part of two decades, but only now is it finally beginning to look like a useful project. The latest ver...

Honda Debuts Latest ASIMO Humanoid Robot, Some Features Applicable to Cars – News - Car and Driver

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Honda Debuts Latest ASIMO Humanoid Robot, Some Features Applicable to Cars – News  Car and Driver

Worried about the impending machine takeover? You probably shouldn't read this update on ASIMO at Car and Driver.

Pepper's Mission After Astro Boy, ASIMO & Aibo - EE Times

Friday, June 06, 2014

Pepper's Mission After Astro Boy, ASIMO & Aibo  EE Times

Next February Japanese cellular operator SoftBank will launch a humanoid named Pepper, which can read people's emotions. Pepper's mission is to entertain ...

We may never teach robots about love, but what about ethics? - New Statesman

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

We may never teach robots about love, but what about ethics?  New Statesman

A third of Britons fear the rise of the robots, according to a poll conducted for the launch of new science fiction drama Almost Human. So, given that more than a ...

Honda's left-footed Asimo meets Obama - Wheels24

Friday, April 25, 2014

Honda's left-footed Asimo meets Obama  Wheels24

US president Barack Obama meets a lot of people but not as many as special as Japan's most loved robot, Asimo. Hey, perhaps Asimo is smart enough to be ...

Meet ASIMO: 10 things to know - Politico

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Meet ASIMO: 10 things to know  Politico

President Barack Obama met a soccer-playing humanoid robot Thursday during his trip to Tokyo. While visiting the National Museum of Emerging Science, the ...

Honda looks to Asimo robot for autonomous car advantage - driving.ca

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Honda looks to Asimo robot for autonomous car advantage  driving.ca

Engineers believe many of the lessons learned from Asimo could be applied to developing driverless cars.

Smooth Moves: The History and Evolution of Honda's ASIMO Robot - TIME

Monday, April 21, 2014

Smooth Moves: The History and Evolution of Honda's ASIMO Robot  TIME

Honda showed off ASIMO's latest improvements at the International Auto Show in New York last week.

Honda's new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever - Phys.Org

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Honda's new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever  Phys.Org

It walks and runs, even up and down stairs. It can open a bottle and serve a drink, and politely tries to shake hands with a stranger. Meet the latest ASIMO, ...

Honda's ASIMO Robot Is Now Surprisingly Human [VIDEO] - Mashable

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Honda's ASIMO Robot Is Now Surprisingly Human [VIDEO]  Mashable

Honda has been working on the ASIMO humanoid robot for almost 30 years, and it shows.

Honda’s ASIMO meets Live’s Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan April 15 - Torque News

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Honda’s ASIMO meets Live’s Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan April 15  Torque News

We've been watching the development of Honda's ASIMO robot for 14 years and must ask; why hasn't a version of this marvel been released for limited ...

Honda's robotics tech headed for homes of the future - The Japan Times

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Honda's robotics tech headed for homes of the future  The Japan Times

As technology evolves, every household is predicted to have at least one robot in the future, just as many of today's consumers feel incomplete without Int.

Robot meet and greet: ASIMO works on its social skills this week - Scientific American

Monday, February 17, 2014

Robot meet and greet: ASIMO works on its social skills this week  Scientific American

It looks like a mini astronaut and walks as if it is on tiptoes (despite lacking them) as if it doesn't want to draw too much attention. Make no mistake, however, ...

Honda Developing Disaster Response Robot Based on ASIMO - IEEE Spectrum

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Honda Developing Disaster Response Robot Based on ASIMO  IEEE Spectrum

TV footage reveals first details of Honda's new humanoid.

Asimo's AI disappoints in latest performance as it confuses smartphones for hands - The Verge

Saturday, July 06, 2013

Asimo's AI disappoints in latest performance as it confuses smartphones for hands  The Verge

Honda's adorable Asimo humanoid robot stumbled this week at the worst possible time. Asimo was demonstrating some of its new abilities in front of a set of ...

From Asimo to the NSX-R: The Honda Collection Top 10 - MotorTrend Magazine

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

From Asimo to the NSX-R: The Honda Collection Top 10  MotorTrend Magazine

The drive alone may be worth visiting Honda's Collection Hall at Twin Ring Motegi in Japan's stunning Tochigi Prefecture. After following along the gently ...

Asimo technology helps build Honda’s Stride Management Assist device - Digitaltrends.com

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Asimo technology helps build Honda’s Stride Management Assist device  Digitaltrends.com

Honda has been making progress with its Stride Management Assist device, built with technology used by Asimo, the company's humanoid robot.

Honda's UNI-CUB mobility device is the butt of ASIMO's jokes - Engadget

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Honda's UNI-CUB mobility device is the butt of ASIMO's jokes  Engadget

Our humanoid friend ASIMO had better start counting his blessings. If fate had dealt him another hand, he could have ended up as the behind-wearing UNI-CUB ...

How Honda's ASIMO Became the Running, Drink-Serving, Autonomous Robot It Is Today - TIME

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

How Honda's ASIMO Became the Running, Drink-Serving, Autonomous Robot It Is Today  TIME

People tend to think of ASIMO as a Honda mascot; a cute, harmless looking mechanical man that appears in car commercials and even has its own show at the ...

This Week In Bots: When Buck Rogers Became Real - Fast Company

Friday, November 11, 2011

This Week In Bots: When Buck Rogers Became Real  Fast Company

Among this weeks robotics news is a new version of Honda's Asimo–who's just one step from the sci-fi robot we've all been waiting for.

A First Look At The Slimmer And Smarter Asimo Humanoid Robot (video) - Singularity Hub

Thursday, November 10, 2011

A First Look At The Slimmer And Smarter Asimo Humanoid Robot (video)  Singularity Hub

Wanna get a glimpse of what the future will look like? Take a look at the all-new Asimo humanoid robot. Honda's star robot has polished its act by not only ...

Honda Robotics Unveils Next-Generation ASIMO Robot - IEEE Spectrum

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Honda Robotics Unveils Next-Generation ASIMO Robot  IEEE Spectrum

We heard some rumors that Honda was working on something big, and here it is: a brand new ASIMO.

Asimo: Honda Upgrades Its Awesome Humanoid (Videos) - TechCrunch

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Asimo: Honda Upgrades Its Awesome Humanoid (Videos)  TechCrunch

Honda has been very silent about Asimo, its super-advanced humanoid robot, in recent years. After introducing the first version in 2000, Honda showed several ...

Friendly Humanoid Robot Asimo (May Be) Tapped for Japanese Nuclear Cleanup Work [Updated] - Popular Science

Friday, August 12, 2011

Friendly Humanoid Robot Asimo (May Be) Tapped for Japanese Nuclear Cleanup Work [Updated]  Popular Science

[Updated 2:25 p.m.] Honda sent us an e-mail saying the Asahi Shimbun report is "speculative." "Although Honda hopes that ASIMO will someday be a helper to ...

Honda's ASIMO Demonstrated at FIRST® Championship for First Time - Business Wire

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Honda's ASIMO Demonstrated at FIRST® Championship for First Time  Business Wire

Honda's ASIMO, the world's most advanced humanoid robot, made its debut at the FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Cham.

Honda ASIMO Gets His Own iPhone App, Android Version Coming Soon - Motor Authority

Monday, November 08, 2010

Honda ASIMO Gets His Own iPhone App, Android Version Coming Soon  Motor Authority

While it may not be strictly car news, we just couldn't resist writing this story up about Honda's new ASIMO app for the Apple iPhone. If you've been living under a ...

Honda's ASIMO gets an iPhone app - Autoblog - Autoblog

Saturday, November 06, 2010

Honda's ASIMO gets an iPhone app - Autoblog  Autoblog

Honda loves its friendly ASIMO robot, and for the most part, we get a kick out of him, too. (Especially when he has a bad day.) The little guy's latest ende.

ASIMO Celebrates 10th Birthday With Video, Phone Apps, and More - Singularity Hub

Monday, November 01, 2010

ASIMO Celebrates 10th Birthday With Video, Phone Apps, and More  Singularity Hub

October 31st marked an important holiday…ASIMO's birthday! Honda recently released a host of promotional materials to mark the 10th anniversary of the ...

Honda's Asimo robot is 10 years old - Telegraph.co.uk

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Honda's Asimo robot is 10 years old  Telegraph.co.uk

World's most advanced humanoid robot has come on in leaps and bounds.

Honda’s Exoskeletons Help You Walk Like Asimo (video) - Singularity Hub

Monday, September 13, 2010

Honda’s Exoskeletons Help You Walk Like Asimo (video)  Singularity Hub

Honda's Asimo robot was taught how to walk like a human, and now its technology is returning the favor. The Japanese mega-corp has two walking ...

Ars Electronica 2010: Meet ASIMO In Deep Space - Core77.com

Monday, September 06, 2010

Ars Electronica 2010: Meet ASIMO In Deep Space  Core77.com

The Ars Electronica Center is the second main location of Ars Electronica 2010. This so called "Museum of the Future" can't be missed due to its striking ...

Robot Pokemon: Kojiro Would Destroy Asimo with Musculoskeletal Jujitsu - Gizmodo.com

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Robot Pokemon: Kojiro Would Destroy Asimo with Musculoskeletal Jujitsu  Gizmodo.com

Kojiro here is the work of Tokyo's JSK Robotics Laboratory. With his 60 degrees of motion, provided by a network of Super Effective! artificial muscles and ...

Latest ASIMO prototype is made of wood, requires one human - engadget

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Latest ASIMO prototype is made of wood, requires one human  engadget

Honda may have bestowed plenty of improvements on ASIMO over the years, but it looks like an alumni of rival robot maker Waseda University has taken it upon ...

ASIMO robot impresses by navigating changing terrain - Singularity Hub

Monday, August 10, 2009

ASIMO robot impresses by navigating changing terrain  Singularity Hub

Scientists are helping robots think before they step. Honda's versatile ASIMO robot was able to find its way through moving obstacles and simulated terrain at ...

Honda's Asimo Controlled by the Human Brain - Wired Blogs

Friday, May 08, 2009

Honda's Asimo Controlled by the Human Brain  Wired Blogs

While it may seem that technology takes two steps back before it takes a half step forward (see: talking and singing wall fish,) there is hope for us yet. That is ...

Honda updates Asimo robot with thought control - Geek.com

Wednesday, April 01, 2009

Honda updates Asimo robot with thought control  Geek.com

Honda have demonstrated a new thought control system this week that allows an individual to control the Asimo robot wirelessly just by thinking about the ...

Honda To Attack Rose Bowl Parade With 49-Foot-Tall ASIMO Robot - Jalopnik

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Honda To Attack Rose Bowl Parade With 49-Foot-Tall ASIMO Robot  Jalopnik

Honda plans to take over the world, starting with the Rose Bowl parade. Their tool of destruction? A five story tall ASIMO robot. We for one, welcome our new ...

Prince Charles meets Asimo the robot on Japanese tour - Telegraph.co.uk

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Prince Charles meets Asimo the robot on Japanese tour  Telegraph.co.uk

For years, he has been ridiculed for supposedly speaking to his plants. So the Prince of Wales showed little enthusiasm for getting involved in a one-to-one ...

Robot Conducts the Detroit Symphony - NPR

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Robot Conducts the Detroit Symphony  NPR

Detroit's Orchestra Hall was like a scene out of the Jetsons on Tuesday night. A robot designed by Honda conducted the Detroit Symphony. ASIMO, which ...

Robot 'conducts' orchestra for first time - Telegraph.co.uk

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Robot 'conducts' orchestra for first time  Telegraph.co.uk

A robot has conducted an orchestra in a live performance for the first time.

ASIMO to Conduct Yo-Yo Ma and Detroit Symphony Orchestra - Gizmodo.com

Friday, April 25, 2008

ASIMO to Conduct Yo-Yo Ma and Detroit Symphony Orchestra  Gizmodo.com

It looks like there's no end to ASIMO's skills: the smart, cute robot will pick up the baton and conduct cellist Yo-Yo Ma and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on ...

Honda Robot Will Conduct Detroit Symphony - Wired News

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Honda Robot Will Conduct Detroit Symphony  Wired News

Yo Yo Ma and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra will soon submit to a robotic overlord in the form of Honda's Asimo, which will pick up a baton to conduct the ...

Honda's Assisted Walking Device Makes Grandma Strut Like Asimo - Gizmodo.com

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Honda's Assisted Walking Device Makes Grandma Strut Like Asimo  Gizmodo.com

Honda has developed a gadget that they say could make walking easier for the elderly and others with weak leg muscles. The aptly named Walking Assist ...

Smarter Honda ASIMO Can Self-Charge, Avoid People, Work In Groups - Gizmodo.com

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Smarter Honda ASIMO Can Self-Charge, Avoid People, Work In Groups  Gizmodo.com

Click to viewWhen scientists in some bunker in the year 2525 are trying to determine when humanity handed over the keys to the robot overlords, December 11, ...

An afternoon with Honda's Asimo robot - CNET News

Monday, November 19, 2007

An afternoon with Honda's Asimo robot  CNET News

Glaskowsky reports on his visit to the Honda Innovation Grant Technical Horizon Symposium, where Honda's Asimo robot put in an appearance.

Scientists endeavor to make humanoid robots more graceful - Stanford Report

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Scientists endeavor to make humanoid robots more graceful  Stanford Report

Infants learn how to move by recognizing which movements and positions cause them physical discomfort and learning to avoid them. Computer science ...

BBC NEWS | Technology | Humanoid robot learns how to run - BBC News

Thursday, December 16, 2004

BBC NEWS | Technology | Humanoid robot learns how to run  BBC News

Honda's new, improved Asimo robot is able to run, interact with people and shake his hips.

Honda Introduces Smarter 'Asimo' Humanoid Robot – OSnews - OS News

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Honda Introduces Smarter 'Asimo' Humanoid Robot – OSnews  OS News

Honda unveiled on Wednesday an improved version of its two-year-old robot, which can now do much more than ring the famed opening bell at the New York ...