Real life Pac-man using Roomba Robots

Real life Pac-man using Roomba Robots
  A team of developers have hacked five floor-cleaning bots to create a sort of OCD version of the game, with the Pac-Man bot sucking up little white rectangles whilst being chased by robot incarnations of Inky, Pinky, Blinky, and Clyde. The hacked robots used to recreate the 1980s arcade game are creating a lot ...

The Rovin Pumpkin for Halloween

The Rovin Pumpkin for Halloween
Halloween is a scary time for the little ones. The Rovin’ Pumpkin’ is a simple robotic pumpkin, and a close cousin of the Snap-O-Lantern. Silently, it sits on your porch– camouflaged amongst the humble squashes. It’s dark, they can barely see through their injection molded Spiderman masks, but it’s all worth it for the candy. The little ...

Robot checks Emails, RSS for you – Mail-E

Robot checks Emails, RSS for you - Mail-E
  Using a paper model of Wall-E, he added some servos and connected it to his computer using a PIC. The Mail-E robot is actuated by three 9g mini-servos, and controlled by a SD21 servo driver and a picaxe 18x We think it’s An overkill for a simple mail notifier, but still this is very nice. Mail-E ...

Lego MindStorm Sudoku Solver Robot

Lego MindStorm Sudoku Solver Robot
Swedish hacker [Hans Andersson] is no stranger to puzzle-solving robots. This little robot solves a sudoku puzzle all by itself. It scans the sudoku puzzle using a light sensor. It calculates the solution to the puzzle and then writes the digits. It was built around the LEGO Mindstorms NXT system, “reads” a printed sudoku page, solves the puzzle, then ...

An Intelligent Linux Based Robot Platform

An Intelligent Linux Based Robot Platform
I have always wanted to experiment with robotics, and lately I’ve found the time to build an “intelligent”, open-source robotic platform. An embedded Linux robotic platform that is capable of: Speech synthesis (via espeak) Speech Recognition (cmu sphinx) Computer Vision (opencv) Just a teaser, before I upload more videos: List of Speech Synthesis Capabilities: Speaking ...

Hobby car-like robot with Camera

Hobby car-like robot with Camera
I must admit that this is a great robot project. Even though the robot itself does not look complex, building something like this may become really interesting. But it keeps your imagination and creativity free – you may build whatever you want connecting much wider range of sensors, motors, servos, etc., than any other robotics ...