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New Nokia 3310 announced ahead of the Mobile World Congress tech show in Barcelona.
A new version of Atlas, designed to operate outdoors and inside buildings. It is specialized for mobile manipulation. It is electrically powered and hydraulically actuated. It uses sensors in its body and legs to balance and LIDAR and stereo sensors in its head to avoid obstacles, assess the terrain, help with navigation and manipulate objects. This version of Atlas is about 5′ 9″ tall (about a head shorter than the DRC Atlas) and weighs 180 lbs.
Grasping and releasing objects in microgravity on the NASA parabolic flight program with JPL and Stanford using BDML gecko-adhesive gripper.
Dyson’s new product is a robo-vacuum, which promises to actually suck up dirt.
£28 million investment.