• FarmBot_1_idbwqd
    Open-Source CNC Farming Machine Reimagines Food Production

    It’s open-source. It’s customizable. And it’s just as exciting to gardeners as is it is to garage tinkerers. Meet FarmBot, humanity’s first open-source Computer Numeric Control (CNC) farming machine. FarmBot is a CNC machine comprised of a...

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  • inmoov
    Democratizing Robotics: InMoov lends the future of AI a hand

    “Being able to use contributions from other people, sharing ideas and prototypes, makes it go so much faster.” Referencing another robotics company whose product was eight years in development, Langevin, creator of the robot, explained that InMoov...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • ErleBrain2_1-3600x1275_c
    Erle Robotics, the next generation of open source robotic brains

      The Spanish company Erle announced the release of Erle-Brain 2, a streamlined and enhanced sibling of the first Erle-Brain offering a more powerful product, yet at a lower price. Erle-Brain 2 supports APM and other Dronecode...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • ASIMO_robot_keyring-320-80
    A robot just passed the self-awareness test: and it’s not Terminator!

    Roboticists at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York have built a trio of robots that were put through the classic ‘wise men puzzle’ test of self-awareness – and one of them passed. In the puzzle, a...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • MandleBot-Large
    Arduino based 5-axis educational Robot Arm soon on Kickstarter by InnoTechnix

    InnoTechnix produced MandleBot, a highly appreciated robotic arm used with teaching/educational or maker’s purposes. Now, InnoTechnix is planning to launch by the end of August a new Kickstarter campaing to develop and build an improved version of...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • AntTug
    Tiny robots carry up to 2,000 times their own weight!

    Incredible research done at Stanford, a new generation of micro-robots (named MicroTugs) has been designed following the tricky principles exploited by ants and geckos, allowing them to do the incredible. If the same “strength” would be applied...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • PLEN2, the world’s first printable open-source humanoid 142% funded on Kickstarter

    Less than 20 days to go yet, and this project has  been already funded. PLEN is a humanoid tiny open source robot born aiming at, according to team’s vision: Our aim is to open up the relationship...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Pi Tank, 3D-print your Robot now!

    Create your own 3d printed robot with Pi Tank open source robot, using Raspberry Pi and Microsoft Kinect: Among other applications for 3D printing that have truly taken off into industries of their own – robotics –...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Meet Ringo – The palm size robot with real personality! Funded 400% on Kickstarter

    Ringo project has been funded 400% on Kickstarter already, and still 11 days to go! Ringo is a super cute pet robot bug based on the Arduino UNO and packed with goodies including an accelerometer, gyroscope, 6...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Open Source Ecology shows how to enter a $100B market with Open Source

    Critics of the open source economy point out that “Open source is a system of development that doesn’t have the requisite positive feedback loops needed to build a viable economic system.” Open Source Ecology released their “4...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • snow
    The Open Source Snow Plow Robot: discovering the Firmware

        Just a few weeks ago, we presented in this blog the maker version of a motorized snowplow, similar to those  available in many bricolage shopping malls. In fact our robot is a particular caterpillar track,...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • iaac_barcelona
    Minibuilders robots will build your House soon!

    A research group at the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (iaac.net), based in Barcelona set on a goal of re-elaborating 3D printing techniques to overcome existing limitations for large scale application. Here are the first results:...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Spazzaneve_fea
    Here comes the open source Snow Plow Robot

    We present a caterpillar robot based on Arduino Uno, remotely controlled through a Play Station 2 wireless controllers.   Since we are not insensitive to solutions making life easier, we have considered the idea of creating and...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • MowerFea2
    Vote for the Open Source Solar Lawn Mowner

    We recently presented  our Open Source Solar Lawn Mower, project to Boca Bearings Innovation Competition and it has been selected and you can now vote for it! This lawn mower uses only energy from the sun and does not require...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • A cute open source Little Robot is raising funds Kickstarter

    A cool kid’s project, looking for funds! Looks like on the way to get funded. Smiley face A low-cost, open-source, Arduino-compatible balancing robot for learning, hacking and delight How it started Last winter, I promised my eight-year-old...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • robot2
    Just another hackable open source Robot is on Kickstarter

    Spotted on kickstarter, this hackable, Arduino compatible, robot seems pretty cool. A friendly, hackable, Arduino™ compatible robot. Perfect for any aspiring evil genius creating their own open-source robot army. A hackable, Arduino™ compatible, good looking robot that...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • robot army
    A Robot Army Starter Kit is on Kickstarter

    Just received from the Submit section…not open source but it’s really too cool not to mention 🙂 My collaborator and I just launched a hardware kit for a miniature delta robot on Kickstarter called, “The Robot Army...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • apeiros
    Apeiros is An Open Source Mobile Robot

    Apeiros is a “low cost, open source, expandable, mobile robot that can be used for education, hobby and research related activities.” I designed and validated a robot that was used as a tool for teaching Science, Technology,...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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