Carnegie Mellon University Personal Robotics Lab

The Personal Robotics Lab in the News

HERB in National Geographic
June 1, 2017 IEEE The Institute IEEE Members Build Robots to Help People with Disabilities Live Independently
August 29, 2016 Eater Are Robots Really Desinted to Take Over Restaurant Kitchens?
July 6, 2016 American Theatre Do Robots Dream of Electric Scene Partners?
July 5, 2016 Got Science The Human Robot Virtuous Circle of Creativity
June 9, 2016 Wired Come on, Let’s Give the Robots Hands Already
June 7, 2016 Tech Insider This is one of the most promising robot butlers we've ever seen
May 24, 2016 WESA 90.5 Meet Herb, A Robot To One Day Help Around The House
May 20, 2016 Daily Planet Robot Vision
May 19, 2016 Crazy Engineers Meet HERB - The Next Gen Robotic Butler, Who Is Also An Award Winning Actor
May 19, 2016 The Times of India Tech Scientists develop software to make robots smarter
May 19, 2016 NewsBeat Social Meet HERB, the 1st Robot to Help Declutter Your Life
May 18, 2016 Huffpost Tech Robot Butler's Creativity Surprises Its Own Makers
May 17, 2016 Gizmag Hand-mounted cameras make robots better at mapping their environments
May 17, 2016 EE Time Europe Hand-Mounted Depth Camera Improves Robots' Situational Awareness
May 16, 2016 CMU Robotics Institute Robot’s In-Hand Eye Maps Surroundings, Determines Hand’s Location
April 7, 2016 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Hillary Clinton fires up crowd at Pittsburgh rally
April 7, 2016 Business Insider Clinton hits Sanders on gun control, sharpens attacks
March 30, 2016 Mashable Microsoft wants you to love its bots
March 10, 2016 Yahoo News Meet HERB your robot butler
February 28, 2016 The Daily Dot Would you buy meat from a robot butcher?
February 26, 2016 Tech Republic Father of AI, Marvin Minsky, dies at 88, leaves legacy of challenges to tackle and broad thinking to emulate
February 20, 2016 Yahoo Tech Meet the man building HERB - the closest thing we have to Rosie the Robot
January 13, 2016 Tech Republic What Zuckerberg can learn from CMU's HERB
January 8, 2016 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday Kicking a Robot, TV Drone Crash, and Supernumerary Lightsabers
December 16, 2015 NyTeknik Computers Track the Future and Take Smart Decisions
November 30, 2015 Hotel News Resource Would You Like Your Service Today Live or Programmed, Madam?
October 28, 2015 USA Today Where the Jobs Are: Workers vs Automation
September 25, 2015 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday CableRobot Simulator, Under Ice Rover, and Robotic Optical Illusions
September 11, 2015 New York Times Magazine Uber Would Like to Buy Your Robotics Department
September 4, 2015 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Robots like you've never seen them before
September 1, 2015 Carnegie Mellon University HERB and CHIMP star in National Geographic's "Robots"
July 31, 2015 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday Talking Humanoids, Badminton Robots, and Boomerang Drone
July 10, 2015 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday Your New Buddy, Atlas Fast Walking, and Robot Deception
May 3, 2015 Circuit Cellar Future of Intelligent Robots
February 9, 2015 The Guardian Robots are leaving the factory floor and heading for your desk – and your job
September 14, 2014 The Washington Post HERB: A Robot that can unload a dishwasher and (sometimes) take apart an Oreo
July 23, 2014 Business Insider Robot Opening a Door
June 13, 2014 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday World Cup Exoskeleton, Robot Cockroaches, and Chocolate Drone
June 6, 2014 Robotics Business Review Carnegie Mellon The World’s Premier Robotics Institute
May 28, 2014 Huffington Post The 6 Robots That Will Wash And Feed Us When We’re Old
April 25, 2014 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday Obama vs. ASIMO, 3D Printed Hands, and Drone Delivery Fail
April 29, 2014 TribLive Carnegie Mellon's creation HERB readies his pick-up lines
February 3, 2014 Politico Magazine Robots at Work
October 23, 2013 The Verge Robot City: How the Machines are Driving Pittsburgh's Future
August 8, 2013 Home sensors enable seniors to live independently
July, 2013 CBS Radio, The Osgood File Robotic Servants are here to help
June 26, 2013 Reuters Carnegie Mellon robots aim to please
July, 2013 Time Magazine Special Edition Welcome to Roboburgh
May 28, 2013 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Disney Research Pittsburgh scientists are aiming for human-like robots
May 22, 2013 Deccan Herald Robots that can cook, clean, garden and keep company
May 22, 2013 All Gov Robots Seen as Filling Caregiver Vacuum for Aging Baby Boomers
May 22, 2013 Huffington Post Do You Want To End Your Days Talking To A Robot?
May 21, 2013 west Goodbye to domestic workers and carers, robots are coming
May 21, 2013 Wall Street Journal - MarketWatch Radio Not the Jetsons, but Rosie could be your nurse
May 19, 2013 New York Times - Bits Blog Disruptions: Helper Robots Are Steered, Tentatively, to Care for the Aging
May 14, 2013 NASA Tech Briefs Robot Discovers Objects on its Own
May 14, 2013 Discovery News Autonomous Robot Comprehends Objects On Its Own
May 10, 2013 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday Robohand, Entropy-Powered AI, and Bad Breath Bot
May 9, 2013 Gizmag LROD system helps robots to discover objects for themselves
May 8, 2013 NBC News Robot learns to recognize objects on its own
May 7, 2013 The Times of India Now, robot that can 'discover' new objects on its own
May 7, 2013 TG Daily HERB robot discovers objects autonomously
May 6, 2013 Carnegie Mellon University More than a Good Eye
May 6, 2013 Science Daily More Than a Good Eye: Robot Uses Arms, Location and More to Discover Objects
May 6, 2013 redOrbit Engineers Design Robot That Can ‘Discover’ New Objects
April 16, 2013 Serious Wonder Robotic Butler HERB Separates Your Oreos
March, 2013 The Tartan Robot butler can open doors, talk, and separate Oreos
March 25, 2013 The Tartan Robot butler can open doors, talk, and separate Oreos
March 19, 2013 Geek Pittsburgh HERB vs. the Oreo Cookie
March 19, 2013 GarageLab HERB the Robot Separates Oreo Cookies
March 14, 2013 Real Science OREO Commissions Scientists for Cookie Experiment
March 14, 2013 Robotx World Oreo: HERB's Favorite Cookie
March 12, 2013 CNET Knife-wielding robot HERB separates Oreo cookies
March 11, 2013 Ubergizmo Oreo-Separating Robotic Butler HERB Shows Us How Its Done
March 11, 2013 CNN When it's too hard to separate Oreos...
March 11, 2013 IEEE Spectrum HERB Learns to Separate Oreos, Probably Thinks Humans are Crazy
February 22, 2013 PR Newswire Carnegie Mellon University Welcomes President-Elect Dr. Subra Suresh
December 21, 2012 IEEE Spectrum Video Friday Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots' Robots, Quadcyclorotors, and a Liquid That Thinks
October 24, 2012 Engadget Robotic butlers, bartenders and receptionists at Carnegie Mellon
September 2012 CMU Assistive Robots
May 21, 2012 Discover Magazine Impatient Futurist: Your Domestic Robot Servant Has Finally Arrived (in a Fashion)
May 4, 2012 New Times - Phoenix HERB the Robot Uses "Spinning Lasers" to Help You Around the Kitchen
May 4, 2012 Fast Company This Week In Bots: Will Your Kids Give Robots Civil Liberties?
May 3, 2012 GigaOm Research pinnacle met: Robot butler microwaves meals
May 3, 2012 Time Techland Meet HERB, the Robot Butler That Knows How to Use a Microwave
May 2, 2012 Popular Science Herb the Robot Butler Microwaves Your Dinner For You
May 1, 2012 IT World Robot butler can microwave your Hot Pocket
May 1, 2012 HERB the Robot Butler Can Use the Microwave, Dance
May 1, 2012 IEEE Spectrum Herb Learns to Microwave Frozen Dinners, Robot Research Can Stop Now
May, 2012 Man Cave Daily B.A.N.G. — Bro-Bot Uprising Edition
May, 2012 The Week in Tech: Draw Something takes a dive and Sega go potty with new device
May, 2012 CNN Money Research pinnacle met: Robot butler microwaves meals
May, 2012 MSNBC Technology Herb the robot butler microwaves a meal
April 16, 2012 PCWorld Domestic Robots: High-Tech House Helpers
April, 2012 Marketplace on NPR Good Robots Make Jobs
August, 2011 National Geographic Us. And them.
July 22, 2011 WNYC Making Robots Human
February, 2011 National Geographic Kids Robot Roundup: An Inside Look at the Future of Robots
January 3, 2011 Plum TV Masters Of Innovation: Robots
November 1, 2010 Businessweek World's most advanced robots
October 26, 2010 G4 TV Attack of the Show: Robot Tech at Intel with Candance Bailey
October 12, 2010 CBS News Pittsburgh Robots Soon To Become Part Of Home, Work Life
October 6, 2010 Pop City The future is now at Intel
September 20, 2010 Connected Social Media Future Labs: Robotics Research
July 26, 2010 Popular Science Rise of the Helpful Machines: Meet 10 of the most advanced human-assist 'bots from around the world
July 1, 2010 Fast Company Intel's Robot Butler Serves, Clears, and Does Dishes
July 1, 2010 Wired Magazine Butler Robot Can Fetch Drinks, Snacks
June 30, 2010 CNet News Herb the Robot - Research at Intel Day
June 30, 2010 NBC Bay Area Robot Steals the Show at Intel Show-Off Day
June 30, 2010 ABC San Francisco Intel shows off new innovations on Research Day
May 2, 2010 CMU Link Magazine Robots for Life
April 15, 2010 Rocketboom Technology and Innovation by Intel, Pittsburgh Labs
February 1, 2010 NSF Science Nation HERB, the Robot Butler
Winter 2009 Granta What I think about when I think about robots by Steven Hall
March 23, 2009 Scientific American Can Robots Be Programmed to Learn from Their Own Experiences?
November 2, 2008 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette At Intel open house, the future is on display
September 23, 2008 New devices on the market or in the works aim to help elderly users navigate life with more ease
August 23, 2008 BBC News The dawn of intelligent machines
April 23, 2008 PBS In Pittsburgh, Robots Help Rebuild Economy
June 14, 2008 BBC News Intel: More than just chips
June 13, 2008 Fortune The most exciting apps from Intel's research day
June 13, 2008 Venture Beat Intel shows off 70 different research projects — mostly not chips
June 13, 2008 Fortune Robots, mood phones and more at Intel research day
June 12, 2008 CNet News Intel Research Day
April 8, 2008 Digital-Daily IDF Spring 2008: two first days
October 25, 2007 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review CMU gets Intel tech demonstration