Robots ring the alarm

Robots ring the alarm

Summary: Sanyo and Tmsuk have developed guard robots which can communicate problems or irregularities via cell phones.

TOPICS: Emerging Tech

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  • Inspired by the appearance of a jellyfish, the Roborior lights up in red, green or blue. It can also function as a floor light. Roborior is currently only available in Japan.

  • In 2003 Sanyo and Tmsuk collaborated on Banryu, a robotic "guard dragon." This robot possesses an onboard "odor-sensor" that is able to detect fires.

  • Roborior with the light switched off.

Topic: Emerging Tech

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