Samsung releases limited edition robotic vacuum cleaner that looks like Darth Vader

 

Would you want Darth Vader to vacuum your house? 

Samsung has released a limited edition of its robotic vacuum cleaner which looks like the dark lord from the Star Wars movies.

So if you want the evil one to terrify you while cleaning your home, you can buy one now from Samsung’s website for $799.  Continue reading Samsung releases limited edition robotic vacuum cleaner that looks like Darth Vader

Yujin Robot awarded patent for system of recognising locations and positions for robotic vacuum cleaner

 

South Korean robotics and automation company Yujin Robot has been awarded a patent relating to technology that enables mobile robots to pinpoint the locations and positions. 

Awareness of its own precise location within an environment and the location of other objects close by is obviously a crucial requirement of a mobile robot.

Yujin says the new technology in the patent “has the effect of reducing the position error caused by tilting or sliding of mobile robots, and enables stable position recognition”.  Continue reading Yujin Robot awarded patent for system of recognising locations and positions for robotic vacuum cleaner