This week's newsletter is all about the dance! See some sweet robot moves and learn how to get your robot up and dancing!
Ever wonder about the people behind the robots- like who they are, what they do, or are they even a real person? Watch this video to meet the real people at EZ-Robot, and learn a bit about what we each do, and our thoughts on the future of robotics!
Walk, roll, rove, scuttle...and drive? The ways robots get around.
Have you tried out our Microsoft Cognitive Services plug-ins? Get your robot to recognize emotions, identify images, and more!
EZ-Robot Newsletter May 31, 2018
Nova makes use of JD Robot's camera by having it connect to Microsoft's Emotion API. It detects a person's face and does its best to estimate what mood they're in.
Make the Robot you always wanted!
How to customize your robot's looks and actions, and some of our Community's best examples.
Kitty Toy "R2-Purr2", JD Candy-bar-tending, Panoramic Camera-bot, How to Program Movie Robot-Enactments and more! What would your robot do?
Artificial intelligence gets a bad rep sometimes. Mostly it is misunderstood. However, there are still valid concerns of how it is used.
Discover amazing DIY Star Wars robots and others built by the ez-robot community.
Robot Overlord DJ Sures and Professor E introduce Star Wars robots and discuss the use of robotics in Star Wars. Enjoy a very special May the Fourth (be with...
Beware of the robots on Friday the 13th!
Dancing and dabbing. Robots for good, not evil. Lawnmower robots. And more!
Ricky Ma has no formal training in robotics. He spent three years and $50,000 building a robotic Scarlett Johansson using the EZ-Robot platform.
Professor E demonstrates the features of AdventureBot, Roli, Six and JD. Also see what is possible with the EZ-Bv4 Developer Kit.
EZ-Robot is a robotics platform for Windows by some smart people based out of Calgary, Canada. While EZ-Robot is a sophisticated, true robotics platform, wit...
Black Friday Sale Ends November 27, 2017! Free shipping on orders over $100. Save up to 40% on robots and accessories!
Our robots like to dance... especially on Halloween!
Our robots REALLY like to dance, especially at Halloween!
While ezrobot makes developing robots easy, it's important to remember that we must be responsible and consider how the application helps humanity... not destroy it.
Kudos to Dr. Haridas Chandran, Dept. of Physical Sciences at Belfry School in Kentucky! Mark Zuckerberg visited the students to see their ezrobots, which are...
Do what no other robot platform can - program your robot to track glyphs and more. Use machine vision to teach robot objects and your face... and more!
EZ-Robot's JD Humanoid takes another role on stage as A.L.Ex (artificial language experiment) in this unscripted U.K. improvisation, EdFringe!
Professor E and the Robot Overlord DJ Sures demonstrate how glyphs are used by million dollar robots to understand their environment - and how you can try it at home, for much less! This week's article focuses on computer vision activities.
Experience machine learning with vision object and training using your robot camera at home for free! Christopher gets his hands dirty building an EZ-Robot JD Humanoid. 9 year old Hayden built a Captain America robot. And more!!
Artificial intelligence, vision & speech recognition, build a mobile app, and more. Spend the weekend with your robot using these activities, invent something and change the world!
Christopher gets his hands dirty building a JD Humanoid robot. Join Professor E on a journey into the past, present and future of robotics. What's on your robot workbench? 7 year old Nolan, 10 year Cameron show their robots. So much more!
JD Humanoid from EZ-Robot is a kit for building a humanoid robot that can be controlled and programmed over WiFi. Here, Christopher Barnatt unboxes and assembles the robot.
6 year old Nolan and 10 year old Cameron showcase their custom programmed EZ-Robots. Robot Overlord DJ Sures and Professor E give an overview of the most powerful robot software, EZ-Builder. Step-by-step instructions to program your robot to greet you
Professor E provides an entertaining and educational insight into the past and future of robotics. Two artificial intelligent EZ-Robots have curious conversations. Personalize your EZ-Robot with crafts and markers. Lost in space is here!
Learn or teach technology at home or in the classroom with The Robot Program. A weekly video series that teaches building, programming, artificial intelligence, computer vision, and more!
What if a robot could tell how you are feeling? Microsoft Cognitive Services is a set of APIs and SDK services that can enable developers to easily add features that can detect emotion, identify objects and understand language understanding into their app...
A robot that does "The Dab"! What does your robot see using Cognitive Vision? A 5 foot tall humanoid EZ-Robot bartender. JD serving candy snacks. And a sneak peak of ALTAIR EZ:1 meeting SoftBank Pepper!
JD Humanoid serving candy snacks at Google HBRC to guests. Show him what candy you prefer and he scoops it into a cup!
Kyra, a High School student from Canada makes humanoid JD robot! Robot Overlord DJ Sures gets his groove on. Learn to program face detection with RoboScratch and Blockly. The Altair EZ:2 is an amazing robot. And, the self balancing robot, Wilber!
Host Jonathan Blackwood speaks with Mark McPherson of Advanced Inc. about his company’s initiative to bring tech into K-12 classrooms with ezrobot.
What did Khan think about the JD humanoid robot? Face tracking demo, DIY Voltron, Autonomous Car, Perry's InMoov, an amazing R2D2 and RoboScratch introduction! This week's news letter is jam packed with ez-robotech!
The JD Humanoid can be controlled and programmed by your iOS or Android phone or tablet with RoboScratch and Blockly. This week's episode will show you how!
New “Education Bundles” introduce educators to the most innovative robotics platform on the market today.
Gadget Guy introduces JD from EZ-Robot. Camera, 16 servos and built in WiFi. An amazing robotics platform! You can start with his basic built in moves or program your own.
The thought of summer camp often conjures images of singing around a fire, outdoor games and simple crafts, but children in Calgary have the option of a more futuristic experience this summer.
Kudos to ezrobot community member Tony (Toymaker), who's ezb powered Altair EZ:1 was featured.
This weeks episode teaches machine learning and artificial intelligence, that you can follow along step-by-step!
At Bay Area Maker Faire 2017? Visit Microsoft's booth with Archi EZ-Robot demoing cognitive emotion and vision
Your robot can now tell if you're happy or sad!
Many special robot guests, including R2D2, InMoov, Dalek, Wall-e and more!
Robot overlord DJ Sures and Jeremie demonstrate the new and improved HDD servos released in April 2017 using a JD robot.
Robot Overlord DJ Sures and Professor E introduce Star Wars robots and discuss the use of robotics in Star Wars!
What does a retro Omnibot 2000, Microsoft, A.I. and EZ-Robot have in common? Microsoft's MACH program (Microsoft Academy College Hires)...
Microsoft recently started using EZ Robot Developer kits as part of an innovation project exercise lead by the MACH Program new hires (Microsoft Academy College Hires), and has been moving in bringing ideas to life - innovating...
Entrepreneurs have their sights set on creating innovation in their community, the only thing they believe will keep their town and region viable as the economy changes.
EZ-Builder with Microsoft Cognitive plugins for vision recognition and facial emotion detection. The conversation is through the PandoraBot plugin.
Exact opposite of what EZ-Robot is doing, none the less, it's cool!
“What if we try this?” a small change to a robotic device that eliminates 30 percent of the U.S. Workforce...
At Fast-Growth Champions, you'll hear first-hand DJ Sures' inspiring untold stories of grit, determination, and success.
Video series that teaches how to use your robot. Building, programming, speech recognition, computer vision, and more!
How DJ Sures built the EZ-Robot empire in just five years, aiming to build the world’s first complete integrated robot building platform
Watch this video of EZ-Robot's Six Hexapod tracking a red ball using EZ-Builder Software.
DJ Sures introduces the new EZ-Robot HDD servos, which begin shipping in Revolution Robots and developer kits February of 2017.
Read the famous paper that explains why learning technology with EZ-Robot will prepare you for career opportunities in tomorrow's changing industry.
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“It’s interesting to think about all of the different startups that came from here,” Mr. Sures notes. “They pop up one day and that’s because they’re head-down, blinders on, and they do what they do best.”
Technological advances will wipe out more jobs, broadening the base of disenfranchised, unemployable and frustrated citizens. Thankfully EZ-Robot will help you prepare!
EZ-Robot Roli color tracking his red ball from iOS or Android device
IoTiny is the smallest tiniest EZ-B yet! Perfectly sized to for small projects and tiny places.
Jamie Young's EZ-Robot powered BB8 was a highlight of Northern Ontario town's local comic expo.
Need faster robot communication? Experience the /2 Upgrade for your EZ-B v4.x with this latest communication module!
Hasbro toy converted into an ezrobot using the new IoTiny!
Our robots REALLY like to dance, especially at Halloween!
Showcasing some of the highlights in robotics this semester at MHS!
Windows 10 users may now stay up to date with the latest EZ-Builder by installing from the Microsoft AppStore.
A robot?! Or a friend? High school students produce films with an unlikely star, an underdog yet smart robot with the ability to bring people together!
I am convinced EZ-Robot JD is the most intuitive and user friendly robot available to K-12 students and educators today.
Hackster.io sat down with EZ-Robot's DJ Sures, and here's what he had to say!
Microsoft today unveiled Bamboo, a robot running with Intel joule and EZ-Robot hardware/software.
The software is incredible, allowing you to customize the development environment and immediately share to a mobile device as a controller.
Canadian maker of robotic kits, has partnered with Intel and Microsoft to develope prototypes of their next generation robot brain based on the Intel Joule module running Windows 10 IoT Core.
Visit EZ-Robot at IDF16 August 16-18 in San Francisco to see our next generation robot technology with partners Intel and Microsoft.
A group of summer students got a head start on their computer and technical skills with EZ-Robot.
To hear DJ Sures talk about his childhood, you would think that Christmas was the most disappointing time in his young life.
"I was shown a demonstration of their JD Robot and I was hooked."
A dozen students are learning skills to pay the bills during a week-long innovation summer camp with robots.
Mindful Mechanics used their EZ-Robot to get children active and exercise! What will your robot do?
In spirit of EZ-Robot's hometown Calgary Stampede, here's some robots enjoying the festivities!
Innovators Store is the world's first Robotics and Innovations retail store providing ezrobot products in Dubai.
Microsoft interview with Dennis Kambietz, recorded during Vancouver Mini Maker Faire.
On the way to EZ-Robot headquarters...I walked into something completely different
EZ-Robot's JD Humanoid Robot Product Overview Robot Phil Website
High school students glimpsed a future world when they experimented with building their own talking and dancing robots.
EZ Robot is one of the top Canadian startups selected for mentorship program in Silicon Valley
EZ-Robot user Ricky Ma spent over $50,000 and a year and a half to build a robot version of Scarlett Johansson.
Robotics in the classroom has been traditionally out of reach. That landscape is changing with EZ-Robot.
Today marks the day when EZ-Robot adds support for Arduino, Raspberry Pi and Apple Computers!
RoboScratch makes robot programming fun and easy!
RoboScratch introduces an entirely new graphical programming interface inspired from MIT's 'Scratch'. Function blocks are added to the workspace to create a sketch.
As a side project, EZ-Robot engineers converted an antique Bimbo The Clown amusement game to be powered by the EZ-B v4 Robot Controller.
RoboScratch introduces a new way of learning to program. Drag'n'drop commands and teach your robot!
RoboScratch iOS and Android public release is days away! That is what's happening...
RoboScratch introduces a new way to learn to program robots without even using the keyboard!
Watch iZombie Season 2 Episode 10 (Method Head) and see what evil Vaughn is up to with his EZ-Robot!
Happy Holidays from everyone at EZ-Robot and may 2016 bring you more robots! :)
Thanks to a fan video submission, here is a short clip of Daily Planet featuring EZ-Robot.
DJ Sures on Discovery Channel Daily Planet recorded by a fan camera off the TV
Whether you're having a tough time shopping for that technology lover in your life, or if technology is the love of life, we have a list of awesome gadgets you don't want to miss.
EZ-Robots are wonderful tools to use to learn about programming and robotics. They can be built easily without any tools. You can control these robots from your smartphone and interact with them with your voice. As the below video shows, it is now possible to control from Apple Watch.
EZ-Robots are wonderful educational robots you can build and customize with EZ-bits. We have already covered how you can control these robots from your Apple Watch. As the below video shows, it is also possible to pair these robots with an Oculus Rift
EZ-Robot now supports Oculus Rift.
The new EZ-Robot iOS app can control all ezrobots from your Apple Watch! Even customize the buttons on the watch to perform your own actions.
Awesome! A Sopo robot playing an Atari game console from www.thinksopo.com. Did you know there's an EZ-Robot inside?
You may now purchase EZ-Robot gift e-cards for robots and robot parts!
Crafty! Robotriks used cardboard to make a Hexapod Six replica. And shows how you can make one too!
EZ-Robot's modular JD Humanoid is a true transformer. It may look and cost as much as a holiday toy, but secretly, it's a career in disguise.
The first modular robot kit designed to explore android and human interactions.
ALAN: Adaptive Learning Android Node powered by the EZ-B v4 and EZ-Builder Software. Read about Will's EZ-Robot Android in November 2015 edition of Servo Magazine!
"There's no need to hide from the fact that robots will take away jobs", says Dennis Kambeitz from EZ-Robot.
Meet the EZ-Robot Six Hexapod: an educational robot for learners and researchers. It has 6 legs and 13 EZ-bit connections. The robot has a camera to offer vision tracking. It also features speech recognition. Users have the option to control the robot fro...
Meet the Roli Roller: a cool robot kit with 13 female ez-bit connections, allowing you to enhance it. It is powered by 2 motors and can tackle tough terrain. Its wheel and tread heights are adjustable. The robot comes with a camera to offer vision trackin...
Star Wars has been getting a lot of coverage in the media lately. In fact, many manufacturers have released new robots and gadgets for Star Wars fans lately. You could always build your own robot though. This video from DJ Sures shows a cute Star Wars Imp...
The EZ-Robot JD is one of many educational robots we covered here in the past. Playing with the robot is already fun, but if you have a Myo, you can use gestures to control your robot. As the below video shows, you can walk the robot by making finger gest...
Bring your robot companion to life with gestures and motion. The Myo armband lets you wirelessly control technology, like your EZ-Robot, touch-free. Learn mo...
Today Sergiy Baydachnyy introduces us to a new cool platform for building robots. After reading his post and looking at the kit, I know what I want for Father's Day! :) EZ-Robot controller and...
First, I'd like to congratulate the community for the wonderful support over the last 4 years. For those who don't know. Ezrobot Inc is 4 years old this November 2015! I'm extremely proud of the community who supported my dream...
Today’s guest is building a company that helps others build robots. But while robotics has been a passion of his all his life it’s not the only career path he’s followed and trust me some of them are as far from robotics as you can get.
In this EZ-Robot fan-made video, the Mars EZ-rover, based on the EZ-Robot JD humanoid model, with added 3D printed parts is capable of launching a Hubsan X4 Mars Flyer Drone for high speed ...
It isn't even remotely a hyperbolic statement to suggest that our future will be entirely defined by robotics. Science fiction may have filled an entire generation...
Ez-robot JD is out to save the world on his trusty Doomba 530 in this excellent fan created video!
One of the most interesting technologies used in Dragon Queen is a mobile application can be downloaded from the EZ-Robot mobile website and installed on any mobile device. Then, when the mobile device connects to the dragon via WIFI, the mobile device can control the movements of the dragon.
As part of our commitment to the curriculum, Tablet Academy runs a series of subject related events across the UK with teachers and pupils. This was using ro...
Parents are torn. Many give in and hand over the iPads while others try to limit their kids technology usage in order to encourage them to play. But there is, however, a type of toy beginning to e...
It's not the article that matters - it's the wonderful user comments! Wow!
so whoever told you that you can't build your own robot is terribly mistaken because this Robot Kit right here will help you every step of the way as you make your very own fully functional humanoid robot.
Today Sergiy Baydachnyy introduces us to a new cool platform for building robots. After reading his post and looking at the kit, I know what I want for Father's Day now... :)
STEM Learning Lab provides young students with engaging and interactive learning experiences in science, technology, engineering and math by integrating those subjects in ways that are fun and hand...
Special thanks to Jacob Burks for filming the interview and footage at the event. For more information about EZ Robot, visit www.ez-robot.com
If you already have EZ-B micro controller from EZ-Robot, there is good news for you: Universal Windows Platform SDK already available to download.
There are plenty of educational robots available on the market. Not all of them are beginner-friendly though. The EZ-Robot Six Hexapod Robot is not only easy to get started with but is quite versatile. This customizable robot platform comes with 13 EZ-bit...
Brookstone, a leader in the design and development of innovative technologies, intelligent systems and unique lifestyle products, announced the groundbreaking addition of JD Humanoid and Six Hexapod EZ-Robot® kits to its product lineup.
Community updates, new robots and fun activities!The robot platform for r&d, experimentation and STEM education.
Meet Six, the hexapod from EZ-Robot. Six can balance on three legs and walk with four, which leaves the other legs free to push buttons, manipulate objects, or reach out for new footing. An camera in the head of the bot can identify QR codes, and track colors, motion, and faces.
ez-robot.com presents Robot Building Workshop - Sunday April 26, 2015! Click here for event and ticket information.
We've shipped robots to over 100 countries, and now starting to receive international press. Here's 3 minute coverage of EZ-Robot in Malaysia!
Took a Sunday to go to an EZ-Robot event. There they showed us the basic parts of the robots and how they work. Go check out there office located in Calgary,...
Highlights from "How do you turn great ideas into great products?" a Capital Ideas panel in Calgary, Alberta on March 26, 2015 featuring panelists DJ Sures
Our retail display package has been a technical challenge and success! We wanted our 100+ retailers from around the globe to provide an interactive robot exp...
The popularity of EZ-Robot is hitting new heights! Being the first robot building platform to be featured on Touch of Modern - The World is ready!
Get Connected Meda and ezrobot are giving away a Revolution Six Hexapod. All you have to do is sign up!
Robotics is taking the education system by storm, teaching kids about science, technology, engineering & math. Here are two robots you can expect in school!
DJ Sures on the 24th Anniversary Computer Radio Radio show! In this organic conversation, DJ speaks freely about ezrobot and himself.
Sopo is a companion and education robot that can be used by kids, adults and the elderly. It can bring you drinks from its fridge, read you stories or keep your party pumping with a disco ball attachment.
This video does not need a description... It's a freakin' robot playing the piano!!!
DJ Sures spoke at the Grow Conference in 2014, this was someone's iPhone recording.
Six from EZ-Robot is a very customizable hexapod robot kit with 6 legs and 13 EZ-Bit connections. The top mounted camera provides vision learning, object tracking and more!
John Blankenship has published a fantastic article titled Mechanical Modularity in December 2014 Servo Magazine. Get it!
We asked our community how their robot would change the world. You will never believe the responses... Wow!
James Patterson asked roboticist DJ Sures about books that influenced his childhood...
Easily snap together together components to configure arms, legs and more, and then program movements and interactions with the EZ-Builder software.
The World's first holiday robot contest! Submit a photo or video of your robot enjoying the Holiday Season for a chance to win $200.00 in ezrobot credit!
James Patterson's new book, House of Robots, features some amazing robots. Thanks to EZ-Robot, you can watch those robots come to life as they make breakfast...
If american idol accepted robots, we think JD would be a crowd favorite! What do you think?
This year, we launched the first annual ezrobot Costume Spooktacular contest. With so many impressive entries, it was hard to select a winner. Everyone at ezrobot took place in the voting process - it sure wasn't easy to pick a winner! Well...
To celebrate the spirit of ezrobot: Revolution's first Halloween, we are having a costume competition! The competition is open to all ages and ANY type of robot- not just ezrobots! And here's the best part...
EZ Robots is coming out with a new line of robots, and they are guaranteed to offer a lot more – way more – than your usual toy robots out there.
DJ Sures of EZ-Robot was asked to present EZ-Robots in Education as a featured Innovation Spotlight guest. Well received, the presentation explained how anyone using EZ-Robot can own a robot, or create their own - with no prior experience.
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You may find this interesting... A collection of video footage from various tests throughout the 2013/2014 development of EZ-Robot Revolution.
3D Printing, Servo Motors, Vision Tracking, Artificial Intelligence and Programming? Robotics should be easy! After all, it is the future technology of the younger generation. This inspired EZ-Robot Inc. to create Revolution... A fun and educational produ...
What happens when you attach a GoPro to a robot? Jason, our resident camera dude created a 3D Printable GoPro attachment for our Roli Rover Robot. Roli is no...
EZ-Robot had a full page article written about our product Revolution in Complex Magazine for April/May edition 2014!
Scientific America: EZ-Robot's Modular, programmable automatons make STEM learning fun
The EZ-Robot platform was built with the goal of making robotics technology available to the masses.
EZ-Robot presented their innovative robot platform at the USA Science & Engineering Festival 2014. Inspiring students and teachers to take part in the Revolution of the upcoming robotic industry.
DJ Sures was interviewed by the Toy Book regarding supporting 3D Printing in the EZ-Robot Revolution Product.
There's quite a few people behind the scenes at EZ-Robot to make Revolution possible. From product development, website design, branding, customer support and sales. We even have a full time video/media editor who is dedicated to simplify your EZ-...
Made as a robotics kit for the everyman, the EZ Robot Kits make building, customizing, and programming your own robot accessible to anyone...
The American International Toy Fair is held annually mid February in New York City's Javits Convention Center. The show is open to the toy trade only.
Interviews with anyone from EZ-Robot, specifically DJ Sures are about robotics - go figure! However, some people wonder what the personality of these people are like.
Welcome to Calgary, Canada which is the operating place for Ez-Robot that has vowed to bring a revolution in robotics. They have launched a new line of robots which is a series of essentially three robots that are modular in nature.
The booth that made me feel most like I was living in The Jetsons was EZ-Robot's booth. EZ-Robot uses 3-D printing (specifically Makerbot) to make super cool robots and parts.
EZ-Robot has attended the New York Toy Fair 2014. EZ-Robot is representing Revolution as an educational robot platform - focusing on techsumers, schools and STEM.
Ghana is a country of technological contradictions. In many schools, IT is taught in classrooms with no electricity yet mobile penetration exceeds 100%. Tech start-ups are using the challenges and opportunities as a spring board and achieving way beyond.....
At EZ-Robot, we receive fan mail, which is mostly letters and sometimes cookies! Today we received the greatest gift of all...
You may now control your EZ-Robot from your Android Mobile Device! This includes both EZ-B v3 and EZ-B v4 Robots!
Ez-Robot, a small company based in Calgary, Canada, has introduced its Revolution line of robots with modular parts, easy-to-use features, and snap-togeth...
EZ-Robot Revolution is a new platform that enabled creative types and innovators to design and build robots with little or no knowledge of robot building or programming. This enables people to bypass the roadblocks of what they don't know...
It's been a spectacular year in tech and here we highlight 7 gadgets and gizmos that the Telefonica Digital editorial team were most excited by in 2013.
CEO DJ Sures wants easy use and fun to be the experience of purchasers of his product. There is also a community forum for feedback. EZ-Robots are meant for home use to open a new world of creativity for all interested in tinkering.
We are in a full page of Popular Science Magazine for January 2014! There has been a lot of press coverage about our little Canadian company over the past 2 years... And it continues to feel great!
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...
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...
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.
Congratulations to the EZ-Robot Team for bringing home two awards tonight! Including Peoples Choice and Best Consumer Startup.
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......
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...
The EZ-Robot Office Live Video Feed and Information is now online!
Such is the vision of D.J. Sures, a Calgary entrepreneur and the man behind EZ-Robot...
DJ Sures was tinkering with his homemade toy robot when his grandfather gave him some advice. If he could make it possible for th...
Calgary's EZ-Robot does for the personal robotic industry what Apple Computers did for personal computing. It allows anybody to build
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...
From The Netherlands, the Work Experience program offered Niek the ability to work for his favorite robot company for the summer of 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.
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......
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...
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......
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.
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 ...
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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.
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!
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 ...
*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...
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 is making some waves in bringing robotics to the masses. For those wanting your own little Wall-E, go
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....
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
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
bringing robotics to anyone with a little curiosity. EZ-Robot, a Canadian company is doing just that, aiming to bring robotics to the masses.
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...
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
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?!
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 ...
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...
Canadian startup EZ-Robot currently offers a range of modular components that enable hobbyists to build or upgrade robots.
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 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...
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A Calgary-based robot builder's latest creation, a Wall-E that walks and talks like the Pixar character, has made him an Internet hit.
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...
IF you ever want to impress a girl, offer to name a robot after her.
YouTube videos of a hand-made Wall-E robot and a robot band covering the B-52's
Customized WALL-E robot toy by DJ Sures
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...
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 featured in Make Magazine
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...
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...
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Hacking Toys for Robotic Control using EZ-Robot MAKE and CRAFT demo stages 05/22/11 12:32PM
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
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.
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...
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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. ...
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 created by DJ Sures
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...
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
[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...
[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...