Aldebaran Robotics Is Recruiting And The Video Is Amazing
Written by Lucy Black   
Tuesday, 17 July 2012

OK, so it's just a clip show, but the new Aldebaran recruiting video is a promo for the world of robotics - and not a terminator or an industrial robot in sight.

Aldebaran is one of the leaders in the current robot revolution and who hasn't seen a video of its Nao robot doing cute things or its Romeo robot doing useful things - if not very convincingly to date. Aldebaran has plans for getting robots out of the lab and into the real world and we are not talking about robot vacuum cleaners...

 

nao_nextgen2

 

The good news is that after an investment of $13 million and about 80% of the company being bought for $100 million by Japanese Softbank, the company is expanding. It needs over 20 additional software and hardware engineers ranging from C++ developers to body animation engineers.

But even if you aren't interested in a new job, sit back and watch the compilation video of scenes from movies and more of robots being impressive. Who wouldn't want to make this particular future come true?

 

 

In case you are wondering, the clips are from Audi - A4, Bjork - All is full of love, Burn-E (Pixar), Nike, Phillips - the Gift, Saturn Evolution, Star Wars (E II and IV) and, of course, I Robot.

It's nice to have a video that doesn't dwell on the negative image of robots in most movies and fiction.

 

nao_nextgen2

If you feel inspired for a career move, that will take you to Paris, France, visit http://www.shapetheworld.fr for details.

Related Articles

Aldebaran's Humanoid Robot Romeo On Video

Robot and Frank - An Upbeat Robot Movie?

Nao Plays Connect Four

Robot-Apps A View of the Future - Infographic

Next Generation NAO Robot

New Nao robot and $15 million investment

 

To be informed about new articles on I Programmer, install the I Programmer Toolbar, subscribe to the RSS feed, follow us on, Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or Linkedin,  or sign up for our weekly newsletter.

 

Banner


RAD Studio XE6
04/09/2014

The latest version of Embarcadero RAD Studio has been released, with better support for creating apps that provide a shared user interface optimized for different devices including gadgets and wearabl [ ... ]



Ruby and R for Enigma
28/08/2014

Two client libraries have been written for accessing the Enigma API which extends the ability to access data, metadate and stats on the government datasets held by Enigma.


More News

 

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 17 July 2012 )
 
 

   
RSS feed of news items only
I Programmer News
Copyright © 2014 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.