Tag Archives: South Korea

HUBO training with weapons

You might remember the Korean humanoid robot HUBO from our previous post on it learning to ride a Segway and the promise that it will star in a Kanye West music video. Recently, HUBO received another upgrade for better grasping, balance, and running. The below video shows the HUBO (humanoid robot) project’s latest advancement—it can… Read More »

South Korea’s SGR-A1 sentry robot to guard border with North Korea

The South Korean government announced today that they plan to deploy a new robot guard along their border with North Korea. The SGR-A1 developed jointly by Samsung Techwin Co. and Korea University along with two other institutions will be deployed along the border in late 2007 replacing some of the 650,000 South Korean troops. The… Read More »