We love what we do, and so do many others. Occasionally someone in the media will write a review on our world-changing product and vision. At EZ-Robot, our passion is helping define the future of robotics ranging from classrooms to advanced research facilities. It is important to recognize how young of a company EZ-Robot is. Less than a year old, we have an innovative one-of-a-kind commercial product, ground-breaking IP, a quick growing global community, and press coverage ranging from television to magazines and online articles!
EZ-Robot makes Holiday Gift Guide 2nd year running
The Revolution line includes three complete robot platforms. Roli is a tracked rover and probably the easiest to start with. Six is a hexapod walker, a bit more advanced and very cool. JD is a bipedal robot, and is the most challenging. EZ-Robot has devel...
Robot Magazine features EZ-Robot
EZ-Robot was founded in 2011 by Roboticist DJ Sures, which was created for users of all skill levels. Its goal is to unite advanced robotic features with easy graphical design interface, video tutorials, reliable robot controller hardware and an easy to u...
EZ-Robot is 2 of 6 Futuristic Gift Ideas by Mashable.com
Robotics is no longer a futuristic topic. There are robots that vacuum for you, robots that pour your drink (see below) and even robots that help out in times of crisis. The one robot-type missing, though, is the kind that you can customize just for you.
EZ-Robot wins Peoples Choice and Best Consumer Startup awards
Congratulations to the EZ-Robot Team for bringing home two awards tonight! Including Peoples Choice and Best Consumer Startup.
EZ-Robot Cutting the Ribbon
Global Entrepreneurship Week is being kicked off Friday, November 15th, 10 am at AcceleratorYYC with City Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra controlling an EZ-Robot to cut the ribbon!This is an interactive kick off......
EZ-B v4 & Revolution Update
The EZ-B v4 is absolutely amazing!. It has beautiful new functionality and is over-the-top compared to anything else available. EZ-Robot is reshaping what the world thinks about robotics...
EZ-Robot's New Headquarters
The EZ-Robot Office Live Video Feed and Information is now online!
DJ Sures: EZ-Robot Visionary
DJ Sures is a passionate Canadian Roboticist, CEO and Visionary. His career began many years ago as a software developer in robotics for the oil and gas industry.
Will EZ-Robot be Canada's next billion dollar company?
Such is the vision of D.J. Sures, a Calgary entrepreneur and the man behind EZ-Robot...
EZ-Robot is one of the most innovative companies
DJ Sures was tinkering with his homemade toy robot when his grandfather gave him some advice. If he could make it possible for th...
EZ-Robot Goes International with 15-year-old Intern
Calgary's EZ-Robot does for the personal robotic industry what Apple Computers did for personal computing. It allows anybody to build
CTV Trail Blazers EZ-Robot Mini-Documentary
This short documentary interviews DJ Sures, founder of EZ-Robot. He explains how they are setting the pace for consumer robotics. "Everyone has their own vis...
Niek's EZ-Robot Experience
From The Netherlands, the Work Experience program offered Niek the ability to work for his favorite robot company for the summer of 2013.
EZ-Robot on Calgary City TV 2013
City TV brought EZ-Robot back to see what's new at EZ-Robot. It has been a year since DJ's 2012 City TV Feature. Watch to see the evolution of EZ-Robot in a year! Amazing to see how far we've come.
EZ-Robot is Startup of the Week
The personal robotics industry made $1.6 billion in 2012 and will pull in $6.5 billion by 2017, according to ABI Research. The market has been proven by the success......
EZ-Robot on ShawTV
When someone thinks of an EZ-Robot, we don't want people to think of a toy, a corporate identity, we don't want people to think of an industrial robot. We want people to think of a creative outlet for their desire to own and build a robo...
What I Know About Building a Robot...
When this Calgary-based roboticist built his own personal Wall-E, international media, Maker Faire, and Make Magazine found out and promptly had thousands of people asking Sures how they could build their own robots. He came up with the concept for his......
Is EZ-Robot Alberta's Next Startup Gold Rush?
Looking for your next startup investment but unsure as to where you want to invest your capital? Could be that your next investment opportunity awaits you at EZ-Robot.
DJ Sures of EZ-Robot Makes Sci-fi Dreams into Realities
Have you ever dreamed of having your very own robot? A robot who would play music when you ask, dance for your entertainment and bring you a beer? It may seem like something from a futuristic science fiction movie, but those dreams are becoming realities ...
The iTV Doctor Is In! Can We Use Robots to Monitor iTV?
[itvt] is the most widely read and trusted news source on the medium of interactive multiplatform television. We provide concise, original coverage of industry developments, technologies, content projects, and the people building the business.
DJ Sures On Calgary Breakfast TV
Watch full episodes and exclusive clips from Breakfast Television Calgary online via the official City Video Portal.
DJ Sures Pecha Kucha Presentation
DJ Sures (CEO, Roboticist, and Visionary) of EZ-Robot presents at Calgary 2012 Pecha Kucha. A fantastic evening full of positive energy! Pecha Kucha is a presentation methodology in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each.
DJ Sures at Calgary Chambers of Commerce
I was invited to the Calgary Chambers of Commerce to present on EZ-Robot for Demo Camp. It was a fantastic turn out, with a great vibe!
EZ-Robot at Comic Expo 2011
The weekend of April 27, 28 and 29th is going to be packed with awesomeness! EZ-Robot will be rock'n the Calgary Comic Expo with all sorts of robot demonstrations. From flying robots to augmented reality, it's going to be a great time! Throughout ...
DJ Sures Manning Award Nomination
*Update: Sorry to say - I received a letter today informing me that EZ-Robot does not qualify as an innovation and therefore my nomination has been removed.*Original Post:I'm so excited and happy to be a nominee for the national $100,000 Manning Innov...
EZ-Robot Manufacturing Upgrades to Meet Demand for Robotics Kit
Calgary's EZ-Robot is making some waves in bringing robotics to the masses. For those wanting your own little Wall-E, go no further
Calgary's Ez-robot Augments Its Way To Reality
Calgary's EZ-Robot is making some waves in bringing robotics to the masses. For those wanting your own little Wall-E, go
EZ-Robot visits Telus Spark Science Centre
We were invited to present at Telus Spark Science Centre on March 8th 2012. I brought my Semi-Autonomous AR Drone, Augmented Reality Wall-e, Omnibot 2000 and hacked Brookstone Rover. Everyone loved being Wall-e! Wearing the glasses and seeing what Wall-e....
Making Robots Mainstream
In this new digital world, young people now grow up playing video games and surfing the Internet instead of playing games outside; clearly play dates are changing. Canadian company EZ-Robot
DJ visits Endeavour Arts with his robots
We were asked to attend a small function at Endeavour Arts tonight. I managed to free up a bit of time and brought a few of my most recent robots. Watch the video and see a great group of people interacting with EZ-Robot. A fantastic evening
Techoid Loves EZ-Robot
bringing robotics to anyone with a little curiosity. EZ-Robot, a Canadian company is doing just that, aiming to bring robotics to the masses.
EZ-Robot secured a special spot at softpedia.com
We've seen some really weird and cool ideas for robots over the years, but EZ-Robot may have just secured a special spot in its customers' h...
Geeky Gadgets likes EZ-Robot
The great thing about the new EZ-Robot kit is that it can be applied to practically any toy or custom robot you like. Giving any toy you wish to modify, vision tracking, speech recognition and more
Mighty Action says YES to EZ-Robot
E-Z Robot sells kits that let you retrofit your old or new toys into a mechanical menace that is loyal only to you. Can someone say T-800?!
EZ-Robot on Maker Shed
When I first got to play with the EZ-Robot Controller I thought it was just another microcontroller. I assumed I would have to take time to learn it's programming syntax and the Bluetooth would be ...
VR-Zone Features EZ-Robot
Ez-Robot from Canada has recently released a complete Do-It-Yourself (DIY) robot kit which is suitable for anyone to assemble and manipulate via an easy-to-use software. The small but versatile kit has more sensor functions than meets the eye an...
EZ-Robot featured on Electronista
Canadian startup EZ-Robot currently offers a range of modular components that enable hobbyists to build or upgrade robots.
EZ-Robot Featured on Engadget
DJ Sures' homemade Wall-E was the beginning of his project to bring personal robotics to the masses: thanks to his company, EZ-Robot. The startup
DJ's Omnibot 2000 Featured on Hack-a-Day
[DJ Sures] just can't help himself from tinkering with robot toys built in the 80s. This time, he got his hands on an Omnibot-2000 (not to be confused with his other Omnibot hack), and updated it f...
DJ Sures' robots at The Grand by Avenue Magazine
Avenue is the premier city lifestyle magazine celebrating two of Alberta's largest cities through Avenue Calgary and Avenue Edmonton, providing the best information on issues shaping the city, homes, arts & culture, food, fashion, and travel and leisu...
DJ Sures in the Toronto Star
A Calgary-based robot enthusiast’s latest creation, a Wall-E that walks and talks like the Pixar character, has made him an Internet hit.
Meet the Maker, DJ Sures
DJ Sures Is a roboticist living in Calgary, Alberta. He is the designer of the EZ-B Robot Controller, which converts toys into interactive robots. In MAKE Volume 27, DJ wrote an introduction to th...
DJ Sures, The man who brought Wall-E to life
IF you ever want to impress a girl, offer to name a robot after her.
DJ Sures on CBS
YouTube videos of a hand-made Wall-E robot and a robot band covering the B-52's
DJ Sures featured on Gizmag
Customized WALL-E robot toy by DJ Sures
DJ's Wall-E featured on Slash Gear
Pinocchio needed a fairly godmother to become a real boy, but all Wall-E needed to become a real robot was a geek with some parts and a bit of time. A dude going by the handle DJ Sures took what ap...
DJ's Real Wall-E on Engadget
What do you get when you cross a dj with a "Canadian roboticist?" An almost true-to-fiction Wall-E, that's what. In this rendition of garbage-bot gone
DJ Sures "Modder Extraordinaire" in Make Magazine Volume 27
DJ Sures featured in Make Magazine
I'm DJ Sures... Welcome to my workshop
Watching an animated robot is certainly amusing, but interacting with a robot is an experience! you can make interactive robots with unique personalities out of many common toys using the EZ-B Robo...
The Retroist Writes About DJ Sures
I am on a real DIY kick. Not that I am actually doing anything, but instead I am on a real DIY reading kick. What can I say, I like to dream of things I cannot possible accomplish. I have always wa...
DJ Sures featured in Make Magazine!
The first magazine devoted entirely to DIY technology projects, MAKE Magazine unites, inspires and informs a growing community of resourceful people who undertake amazing projects in their backyards, basements, and garages. Coined Martha Stewart For Geeks...
DJ's Omnibot in Element UI's Maker Video
Hear the stories of the engineers and artists that make Maker Faire possible. You can find more photos, videos and updates at http://www.element14.com/commun...
DJ Sures @ Maker Faire
Hacking Toys for Robotic Control using EZ-Robot MAKE and CRAFT demo stages 05/22/11 12:32PM
Omnibot Featured on Old Robots
Tomy Omnibot known as ,The Little Fellow, is the most durable of robots. The programming is done by recording the movement commands to a regular cassette tape which can be played back at certain times by using the builtin clock
EZ-Robot is called "creepy"
Creepy robots all night long. These are some robots that inspire a mixture of fear, fascination, and awwww, cute!. A couple of different designs here, each of them similar only in their relative size.
Omnibot Featured On Retro Thing
Nothing says "Welcome home, Master" quite like your own robot butler offering up a half-gallon glass of cheap whiskey at the end of a long day. That, apparently, is what Tomy's marketing department had in mind for the Omnibot in the mid 1980s. S...
DJ Sures Robots featured on Discovery Channel
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Teddy Ruxpin on Hacked Gadgets
Many articles about hacking gadgets. Examples of extreme technology. DIY projects describing how to build electronic projects. Fun top 5 and top 10 lists.
My Tomy Omnibot Featured on Hack A Day
DJ Sures sent us his most recent hack, and it's one that is sure to please those who enjoy a good dose of 80's nostalgia. He located a Tomy Omnibot on eBay and snatched it up immediately. ...
Teddy Ruxpin Featured on Hack-A-Day
DJ Sures got his hands on a broken Teddy Ruxpin doll and decided to give it a new robotic life. You may want to ask the children to leave the room before viewing the video after the break. It sta...
Cookie Monster Robot Featured In New Scientist Magazine
Cookie monster robot created by DJ Sures
Musical Spark Plug Featured On Hack A Day
This is (video above) perhaps the most abstract way of playing sounds...ever. Yes, we've heard Hard Drive music and Obsolete technology bands, but [DJ Sures] brings us the first ever, spark plug in...
Bluetooth Wall-E Featured On World News
EZ-B Bluetooth Servo Tamiya Bulldozer Robot, Bluetooth Robot Controller (EZ-B) Initial Setup and Testing, 1983 Computer and 2012 Wall-e Robot, Nintendo Wii Controls Wall-e Robot, DJ Sures Introduces EZ-Robot, EZ-Robot Complete Kit Introduction
Cookie Monster Featured On Hack A Day
[DJ Sures], who built the autonomous Wall-E, is back with another creation. His new autonomous Cookie Monster is certainly an interesting build. He had the cookie monster plush toy already so the f...
Wall-e Featured On Hack A Day
[djsures] went crazy on his Interactive Wall-E toy. Wall-E just didn't have enough bounce in his step, so [djsures] decided to give him an overhaul. He went through the entire robot and replaced mo...
Wall-E Robot Featured On G4TV
It's a great time to be lazy, because science has finally created cybernetic life forms that listen to voice commands and carry large payloads without complaining. Just be ready to yell,