Category Archives: Robots

How to replace your Litter-Robot’s Cat Sensor

The cat sensor may be small, but is still an important part of your Litter-Robot Open Air III. Without this small component, your robot won’t detect when your cat is inside the litter. Although the sensor is not prone to defects, it is pretty sensible and you could find yourself one day […]

The 7 Best Robots From CES 2018

This edition of the Consumer Electronic Show, the annual grand mass of electronics products in Las Vegas, has gifted us with so many robotics products that it might be hard to navigate among all the announcements. The team at RobotShop and our community have debated together and here’s our ranking […]

           

LiDAR : Light & laser based distance sensors

For robots, being able to understand or navigate their environment is often critical to functioning properly. While there are plenty of sensors that allow robots to glimpse their surroundings, one category of sensors that is rapidly gaining popularity is light and laser-based (LiDAR) distance measurement/object detection. In this article, we […]

New LIDAR-Lite V3 High Performance (LLV3HP) now available at RobotShop

The new version of the LIDAR-Lite v3 “High Performance” (LLV3HP) is now available at RobotShop. It offers key improvements while staying compatible with the current interfaces (I2C & PWM) our customers have grown used to. This article will go over the main improvements and differences. Improvements The casing is now IP rated at IPX7, […]

How Coding and Robotics can be used in School

By Jp An educational concept receiving a lot of discussions now is STEM. STEM which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, acknowledges these disciplines are cross-curricular in that you can’t teach …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

How Coding and Robotics can be used in School

An educational concept receiving a lot of discussions now is STEM. STEM which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, acknowledges these disciplines are cross-curricular in that you can’t teach one of these disciplines without incorporating the others. Coding is becoming so popular because it is an easy way to […]

Neato Botvac D3 and D5 Now Offers Coverage Maps

By Josué Michaud Since the launch of the Neato Botvac D series, Neato has been researching many ways to improve their designs, technologies, and performance. With the upcoming release of the …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

RobotShop Announces Improved Logistics in Europe

By Julie Gendron RobotShop Announces Improved Logistics in Europe Once again, RobotShop improves logistics and lowers shipping fees to enhance customer experience. We have recently made changes to our logistics chain for the Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

DIY Perimeter Wire Generator and Sensor

By Brahim Daouas Background Wire guidance technology is widely used in the industry, particularly, in warehouses where handling is automated. The robots follow a wire loop buried in the ground. An alternating current of …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

Would you have sex with a robot?

By Jp Cause chances are that you will in the future. Indeed, the development of sexbots is accelerating since we asked “Yes or No to SexBots” in December 2014 and, …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

The Best Microcontrollers 2017

By Sébastien Parent-Charette With thousands of robots out there, it might be hard to navigate among the different products and find the best one for you. That’s why all the RobotShop experts have …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

The Best Drones 2017

By Eric Nantel With thousands of robots out there, it might be hard to navigate among the different products and find the best one for you. That’s why all the RobotShop experts have …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

The Best Robotics Learning Kit 2017

By Coleman Benson With thousands of robots out there, it might be hard to navigate among the different products and find the best one for you. That’s why all the RobotShop experts have …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

The Best Robot Building Kit 2017

By Jp With thousands of robots out there, it might be hard to navigate among the different products and find the best one for you. That’s why all the RobotShop experts have …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

The Best Vacuum Robots 2017

By Josué Michaud With thousands of robots out there, it might be hard to navigate among the different products and find the best one for you. That’s why all the RobotShop experts have …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed

Black Friday 2017 – Featured Deals

By Jp All of our teams are getting ready to break records this year. With discounts up to 99% on a vast range of products, free same-day shipping*, and hassle-free returns, this …read more Source:: RobotShop Blog Feed