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Please, Touch Me!

The Importance of Touch Sensing in Robotics Touch sensing is creating a lot of buzz these days. From mobile to computing devices, touch recognition is already enabled for better user experience. In fact, this breakthrough has raised the bar a … Read More

TheCorpora History – A Blast From The Past

As we have indicated previously, we will be presenting a new version of our robot Q.bo very soon. This new project has been in the making for more than two years and it cumulates all the lessons and knowhow we … Read More

Robots and Autism

One of the main challenges brought by autism, especially in the case of children, is that they have a major trouble when it comes to communicating with other people. They will most likely look away when others talk to them. … Read More

Qbo – New Robot Project Coming Up

It’s been already four years since we launched our Q.bo project to the market. During this time we have had many experiences, mostly good and some less good, and above all we have learned a lot. Q.bo’s sales figures did … Read More

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Qbo Robot – Dreams Come True

A CHILD’S DREAM I belong to that generation who grew up devouring science fiction novels which promised us that by the year 2000 we would spend the holidays in other planets, we would go to work on self-propelled airships and … Read More

Diary of a Dream in Silicon Valley – Trip and Arriving

Departure For any lover of technology, speaking of Silicon Valley means speaking of opportunities, of dreams, of the mecca of technology and of big companies forged by disturbing minds in small garages. It’s been more than six years, curiously also … Read More

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Qbo Robot Detects, Recognizes and Learns Persons and Objects

In this video you can observe two different demos: a first one in which Qbo detects/recognizes/learns persons; and another in which he detects/recognizes/learns objects. The switch from one demo to the other is made through voice commands, as well as … Read More

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We’re moving to a new office

TheCorpora is moving to a new office. From next Monday June 2011 we will be based at: Avda. de Brasil Nº 17 – Madrid – Spain This new location is just across the road from our current office but will provide us with … Read More

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Qbo Robot Voice

Now that we have our own OpenQbo Linux distribution, quite stable, and as we know from your emails that many of you have installed it, despite some do not know too well how Linux or its programmes work, we are … Read More

Technological Singularity

According to Wikipedia, “in mathematics, a singularity is in general a point at which a given mathematical object is not defined, or a point of an exceptional set where it fails to be well-behaved in some particular way, such as differentiability”. If we take that definition … Read More