Nov 15

walky-voetbal-robotWalky is a robot that can walk, jump and play soccer just like a real human. How? By using the iPhone. This concept allows people to control the robot. You use your fingers to simulate how to walk. If you let the robot walk while rotating the iPhone, the robot rotates as well. You can also simulate a kick to let the robot kick a football. Walky has been developed in the Digital Life Project at the Graduate School of Media Design of the Japanese Keio University.Yuta Sugiura and his colleagues of the Gratuate School of Media Design have chosen to work with the touchscreen of the iPhone instead with a gamecontroller or keyboard. Watch the video to see how it works:

Source: Make
More info: Sugiur Robotic Life

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