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  • Roboden is cable you can stretch

    A Japanese company has developed an electrical cable that can be stretched. Asahi Kasei says the cable, called Roboden, will expand by up to 40 percent of its length before hitting its limit.

    Written by Martyn Williams07 Oct. 16 22:20
  • Omron's table tennis robot gets machine learning smarts

    Omron's table tennis robot is getting smarter. At this week's Ceatec electronics show in Japan, the company has unveiled a new version that uses machine learning to assess the strength of an opponent and ramp up its game accordingly.

    Written by Martyn Williams07 Oct. 16 22:16
  • This robot vacuum cleaner plays J-Pop, because this is Japan

    Two of Japan's biggest obsessions have collided on the Sharp booth at this year's Ceatec electronics show, where the company is displaying a robot vacuum cleaner that blasts J-Pop songs while it sweeps.

    Written by Martyn Williams05 Oct. 16 19:09