Creatives: Alex White – Episode 10 -Yutani . Podcast

https://youtu.be/_AOf4vsV_eI In this podcast, I talk to the author of Alien: The Cold Forge, Alex White. I have previously interviewed him for our Creatives series, and today we cover his inspiration for his character Blue Marsalis, and the Double Robotics presentation which sparked his idea. With mentions of Avatar, Macross, and the new Taxonomy of …

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Technology: Brain Interface

Brain-computer interface technology is a direct pathway for communication between the human brain and an external device.[1] BCI allows for bidirectional information flow unlike neuromodulation, which is the alteration of nerve activity through targeted delivery of a stimulus.[2] BCIs are often directed at researching, mapping, assisting, augmenting, or repairing human cognitive or sensory-motor functions. A brain–computer interface (BCI) …

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Robotics: Double 2

https://youtu.be/oI5fryQMGss Specifications Lateral Stability Control Lateral Stability Control is a shock absorption mechanism built in the base to maintain lateral stability while traversing common obstacles in an office or classroom setting, such as cords, bumps, or a change in threshold. Power Drive Power Drive enables the robot to go up to 80% faster than normal driving speed, when the …

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Robotics: Spot

https://youtu.be/M8YjvHYbZ9w   Spot is a four-legged robot designed for indoor and outdoor operation.  It has been the breeding ground for a new approach to dynamic robot control that brings true autonomy within reach. Spot is electrically powered and hydraulically actuated.  It senses its rough-terrain environment using LIDAR and stereo vision in conjunction with a suite of on-board sensors to …

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