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2018
24
September
2018
The Toyota Human Support Robot (HSR) provides researchers with an open innovation platform for research, development and field testing in a real environment Through the Developer’s Community, Toyota is opening collaboration to research organizatio...
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2016
07
October
2016
What Kirobo Mini can do Engage in casual conversation, backed by gestures and the ability to respond to user emotions Grow and provide tailored companionship by remembering user preferences and past events Be taken just about anywhere, with it...
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2015
12
February
2015
Kirobo, a tiny talking robot, has made history for robotkind. After an impressive 18 months on board the International Space Station, humanoid communication robot Kirobo returned to Earth as a passenger on SpaceX's CRS-5 Dragon cargo supply spacec...
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2013
20
December
2013
Dentsu Inc. (Dentsu), the University of Tokyo's Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST), Robo Garage Co., Ltd. (Robo Garage) and Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announce today that on December 6, 2013, Japan Aerospace Exploration A...
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04
September
2013
Robot astronaut Kirobo has become the first robot ever to speak in space. The historic first words in space reflected the importance of Kirobo's 18-month long mission: "On August 21, 2013, a robot took one small step towards a brighter future for all...
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23
July
2013
The City of Tsukuba (Tsukuba) in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan and Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) are to begin public sidewalk demonstration trials tomorrow of the "Winglet", a TMC-developed personal transport assistance robot ridden in a standing positi...
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2010
27
May
2010
Toyota City, Japan—Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that the latest version of its THUMS1 virtual human model allows detailed analysis of internal-organ injuries caused by automobile collisions. ...
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2008
31
July
2008
Tokyo — TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announced today development of the "Winglet", a personal transport assistance robot ridden in a standing position.The Winglet—still being refined—is one of TMC's people-assisting Toyota Partner Robots. ...
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2007
06
December
2007
TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) unveiled today two new robots, a "Mobility Robot" and a "Violin-playing Robot"—the newest additions to its Toyota Partner Robots being developed to support people's everyday life. The mobility robot, which is capable...
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22
August
2007
-New Robot to Give Tours at Toyota Kaikan Exhibition Hall from Aug. 27, 2007- TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announced today that it has developed a tour guide robot that will escort visitors around the various displays of Toyota Kaikan Exhibition...
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