Remember that sweet remote-controlled, life-size prototype of WALL-E from last year? Robot enthusiast Mike McMaster invites you to his workshop for a test drive and an explanation of how his team re-created Pixar's iconic robot character.
Japan's robotics research collective Bravo Robotics unveiled a preview of its latest prototype model for a remote-controlled sports car that transforms into a bipedal robot, which will be presented during the upcoming Maker Faire in Tokyo. The 1/12 scale model is operated by a modified PS3 controller and comes equipped with a missile launcher on each arm and a wireless camera that feeds into mobile devices like iPad.
Hotlanta's famous Marquese Scott (a.k.a Nonstop) and other members of the DragonHouse dance crew bring out some incredible robotic moves for a test run in bullet time, set to the track "Illusion of Choice" by Gramatik.