Orbotix is a Boulder based startup that works with consumer electronics companies and developers to bring phone controlled open devices to market.
Sphero is a robotic ball that we can control from our smartphone. Using the provided and easy to use open API, app developers can add a real-life component to their apps to bring gamers an experience that was never before possible. Users can then download these mobile apps from the app store to play a game of office golf, challenge a friend to a game of sumo, or compete over the internet in a social gaming experience. The Sphero isn’t just for gaming though. It can be used as an ambient data device to alert you of weather changes, stock market news, and more.
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As part of an Editorial short series, AZoRobotics takes a look at how the renewable energy sector is harnessing the power of robotic technologies. Here, we take a look at robots in hydropower stations.
Amid the rapid global expansion of the wind energy sector, the integration of robotics is becoming pivotal for wind farm operators.
Like any renewable energy infrastructure, solar plants must be protected and secured. It is here where robots and autonomous systems can come into play.
Discover Cavitar’s welding cameras that can be used in a variety of situations to offer high-quality visualization of the welding processes.
MTI’s 1510A portable signal generator and calibrator is ideal for testing the integrity of sensor signal conditioning electronics.
Using the advantages of the phased array technology, Olympus has designed a powerful inspection system for seamless pipe inspections well-adapted to the stringent requirements of the oil and gas markets. This phased array system is flexible and can be used to match inspection performances and the product requirements of customers.