Future

Honda’s ASIMO Bids Us Goodbye

Credit: Jason Kempin/WireImage

[adrotate group=”9″]

 

ASIMO, Honda’s 18 year old humanoid robot icon is saying good bye to the world, as announced by the company recently.

The Japanese company will no longer be using the ASIMO name (an acronym for ‘Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility’) and the ASIMO technology will be diverted onto other future products, such as nursing care robots.

Initially, the ASIMO was designed for showcasing, greeting people at events and eventually showing off its balancing and walking skills. Its last upgrade was in 2011 when its autonomous decision-making abilities were enhanced, allowing it to function without needing human commands.

Though ASIMO might be gone, its legacy will live on as the cute robot paved the way for future generations of bipedal robots and not only, with Boston Dynamics already developing robots who can do backflips and carry heavy loads.

ASIMO will surely be remembered by the next generations of robot engineers with a smile.

 

 

Follow TechTheLead on Google News to get the news first.

Subscribe to our website and stay in touch with the latest news in technology.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Must Read

Are you looking for the latest innovations in tech? You're in the right place, just subscribe to our RSS feed


Techthelead Romania     Comedy Store

Copyright © 2016 - 2023 - TechTheLead.com SRL

To Top