iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-​​on)

We’re back for another day of exploring the North­eastern Uni­ver­sity labs. We checked out a handful of projects yes­terday, including the HyCycle, a runner-​​​​up in the school’s Cap­stone award. Today we checked out […]

This entry was posted in . Bookmark the permalink.

HyCycle electric bike hands-​​on (video)

The HyCycle isn’t the kind of thing you’d want to have to take through air­port secu­rity — at least not in its present state. The electricity-​​​​generating elec­tric bike pro­to­type is […]

This entry was posted in . Bookmark the permalink.

Northeastern University Squid Shirt torso-​​on

It seems like everyone’s got a solu­tion for workout tracking, these days, and the under­grad stu­dents at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity are no dif­ferent. We trav­eled to the bowels of the Boston school’s Egan Research […]

This entry was posted in . Bookmark the permalink.

Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that’s happy to feed you

As an alter­na­tive to receiving brain implants for robotic arm dom­i­nance assis­tance, check out this sur­pris­ingly cheap eye-​​​​tracking solu­tion devel­oped by six elec­trical engi­neering stu­dents at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity. Labeled iCRAFT, for eye Con­trolled Robotic Arm Feeding […]

This entry was posted in . Bookmark the permalink.