Tag Archives: Humanoid Robots


Low-tech Alternatives to Commercial Robotic Hands

The robot hands engineered with fingers and thumbs able to replicate human movement are now no longer a vision. Designed in mind for a specific platform, commercially available robotic hands are often too expensive, with a complex structure and difficult to modify. An alternative to a commercial hand is to use an open-source platform or […]


DARwIn-Mini: A Programmable Robot Kit

The Korea-based ROBOTIS company puts robot-building and programming into the hands of everyone with a new member of DARwIn family – the DARwIn-Mini. The Mini version of the DARwIn -OP is a friendly robot designed to resemble a person having simple hands, legs, and a head. With a dynamic anthropomorphic structure and practical to build, […]