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TALOS: the next step in humanoid robots from PAL Robotics

PAL Robotics is launching a new humanoid robot: TALOS, a collaborative robot for industrial complex tasks. TALOS will be an advanced electrical high-performance humanoid robot due to the cutting-edge technology integrated. Stay tuned, TALOS will be released soon! This humanoid … Continue reading

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Empowering your robotics research with TIAGo and The Construct

The purpose of PAL Robotics’ mobile manipulator TIAGo (standing for ‘Take It And Go’) is to help in robotics research while aiming at becoming a service robot in a near future. That’s why, in order to be accessible to everyone and … Continue reading

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PAL Robotics with the EU FP7 Factory in a Day project

Recently TIAGo has been showing new abilities in events such as IROS 2015 Conference or AYRI11 Forum. Some of them were developed as part of Factoy in a Day, an European project framed in the EU Seventh Framework programme in … Continue reading

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TIAGo with the Shadow Hand Extra Lite as an end-effector

One important feature PAL Robotics had clear when designing TIAGo was its modularity and configurability. A proof of how modular TIAGo is, our mobile manipulator for research, is the integration of the Shadow Hand Extra Lite to our robot. That … Continue reading

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ROS Control talk at the First MoveIt! Community Meeting

PAL Robotics’ engineer, Dr. Adolfo Rodriguez Tsouroukdissian, has given a talk about ROS Control at the first MoveIt! Community Meeting. If you missed the appointment, you’re still on time: watch it here! – You can also have a look at the presentation slides … Continue reading

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Robot REEM is spending her summer in Yas Island (Abu Dhabi)

Our humanoid entertainer and guide robot REEM is in Yas Island (Abu Dhabi)! Robot REEM is shooting an adventure film about the Golden Key treasure hunt there (REEM the ROBOT: The Quest to find the Golden Keys). This hunt is … Continue reading

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TIAGo, the best robotic partner for research

TIAGo is a mobile manipulator that comes ready to serve at any research institution or lab. TIAGo has evolved capabilities on manipulation, navigation, perception and interaction, and can be customized for any particular need of a research. TIAGo’s features make it the ideal robot for research, especially on ambient assisted living … Continue reading

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ROS simulation available for PMB-2 – TIAGo’s mobile base

The ROS simulation of PAL Robotics mobile base, named PMB-2, is available now and ready to download! You will find all the steps in the ROS wiki. Follow the steps in the ROS wiki and start simulating with the mobile base! … Continue reading

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Art and Robotics: Posthuman arrived to our offices!

A sculpture arrived to our offices! Recently, Mexican sculptor Rogelio Fernández created a great piece of art inspired by robotics and gave it to PAL Robotics: a bust named Posthuman. It represents a Roman bust with electronic elements in the back … Continue reading

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REEM-C robot will get new abilities at TUM

H1 (REEM-C robot) is going to be used as a research platform at Institute for Cognitive Systems (ICS). Two projects are highlighted by ICS chair, Professor Gordon Cheng, in which they will use REEM-C, the first humanoid robot that is … Continue reading

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