LG’s Stylish HOM-BOT Recognized for Innovative Technology and Great Design
[ Mia Eun 2011-06-24 ]  
Email
Print

Smart Vacuum Cleaning Robot Named Finalist in IERA and Winner of Red Dot

LG Electronics’ (LG) HOM-BOT Smart Vacuum Cleaning Robot was recognized as a finalist at the 7th Annual Invention and Entrepreneurship Award in Robotics and Automation (IERA). Between the IERA recognition and a red dot design award, the HOM-BOT is the only robotic cleaner in the world to be honored by both prestigious organizations.

A co-sponsored activity between the International Federation of Robotics and the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society, the purpose of the IERA award is to highlight and honor the achievements of inventors with value creating ideas and entrepreneurs who propel those ideas into world-class products. The IERA underlines the determination of both the International Federation of Robotics and the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society to promote stronger collaboration between robotics science and the robotics industry.

“We’re honored by this recognition because the HOM-BOT is all about using technol-ogy to make housework less inconvenient,” said Young-ha Lee, President and CEO of LG Electronics Home Appliance Company. “The right balance of technology and func-tionality is what makes LG products unique and HOM-BOT is a shining example.”

The HOM-BOT boasts an impressive array of cutting-edge features. The Dual Eye Camera Sensor is the first such device to be utilized in a vacuum cleaner and uses one lens on the top fascia and one on the bottom to provide more comprehensive visual data. The upper camera is also tasked with simultaneously mapping and remembering floor plans, while the lower camera is equipped with an Optical Flow Sensor that captures a myriad of surface images per second, providing distance information and plotting paths for the HOM-BOT to follow.

Ultrasonic and infrared sensors identify obstacles and work to prevent the redundant bump-and-retreat action. Failsafe systems are built in, so in the event that the HOM-BOT does run into an obstacle, the accelerometer and gyro sensor allow the cleaner to react accordingly. The result of this compilation of sensors and programming is a vac-uum that avoids the pitfalls rival systems often suffer from. Moreover, the HOM-BOT is pleasingly quiet, with noise levels reduced to just 60dB.

In addition to its technological achievement, HOM-BOT was named a winner of a red dot design award, one of the most prestigious in the industry. Since 1955, the Essen De-sign Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen has annually selected outstanding design quality and paid official tribute to the award-winning products in an exhibition. The 2011 competi-tion received 4,433 products from 1,700 companies, entered from 60 different countries. The official award ceremony will be held in Essen, Germany on July 4.

Global News Network 'AVING'
by Mia Eun (www.aving.net)

Copyright ⓒ 2020 AVING. All Rights Reserved.   메일보내기 인쇄하기
  AVING Around the World  
 http://twitter.com/ 
 http://twitter.com/ 
 http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=02778956c31a6c28c6434e9dd6e 
 http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=02778956c31a6c28c6434e9dd6e 
 http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=02778956c31a6c28c6434e9dd6e 
 http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=02778956c31a6c28c6434e9dd6e 
 http://gadgetsmatrix.com/archives/lg%e2%80%99s-stylish-hom-bot-recogni 
 http://gadgetsmatrix.com/archives/lg%e2%80%99s-stylish-hom-bot-recogni 
 http://instamedia.instapress.in/lead/nv/leadstatus/pending_lead_editor 
 http://instamedia.instapress.in/lead/nv/leadstatus/pending_lead_editor 
 http://instamedia.instapress.in/editorial/leads/ 
 http://instamedia.instapress.in/editorial/leads/ 
 http://p.moreover.com/page?o=rss002&query=NEC%20infrared 
 http://p.moreover.com/page?o=rss002&query=NEC%20infrared 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://image.search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=image&quer 
 http://image.search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=image&quer 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=acceleromete 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=acceleromete 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=LG+Hom-bot+I 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=LG+Hom-bot+I 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=nexearch&query=d 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=nexearch&query=d 
 http://www.google.com/reader/view/?hl=en&tab=wy 
 http://www.google.com/reader/view/?hl=en&tab=wy 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=IERA&sm=top_ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=IERA&sm=top_ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?ie=UTF-8&query=Stylish 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?ie=UTF-8&query=Stylish 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=nexearch&query=d 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=nexearch&query=d 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://www.baidu.com 
 http://www.baidu.com 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.yahoo.co.jp/search?p=Hom-Bot&aq=-1&oq=&ei=UTF-8&fr=top_g 
 http://search.yahoo.co.jp/search?p=Hom-Bot&aq=-1&oq=&ei=UTF-8&fr=top_g 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://www.baidu.com 
 http://www.baidu.com 
 http://www.baidu.com 
 http://www.baidu.com 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=Hom-Bot 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=Hom-Bot 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=nexearch&ie=utf8 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_hty&where=nexearch&ie=utf8 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://sportshortz.com/smf/index.php?action=profile;u=75162 
 http://sportshortz.com/smf/index.php?action=profile;u=75162 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_sug.pre&where=nexearch&ie= 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?sm=tab_sug.pre&where=nexearch&ie= 
 http://hk.search.yahoo.com/search?p=LG+Hom-Bot+&fr=FP-tab-web-t&ei=UTF 
 http://hk.search.yahoo.com/search?p=LG+Hom-Bot+&fr=FP-tab-web-t&ei=UTF 
 http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&biw=1259&bih=522&q=+HOM-BOT++USA&bt 
 http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&biw=1259&bih=522&q=+HOM-BOT++USA&bt 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=LG+robotic+c 
 http://search.naver.com/search.naver?where=nexearch&query=LG+robotic+c 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=International+Federation+of+Robotics& 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=International+Federation+of+Robotics& 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=reddot+design+2011+hom-bot&hl=ja&sour 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=reddot+design+2011+hom-bot&hl=ja&sour 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=reddot+design+2011+hom-bot&hl=ja&sour 
 http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=reddot+design+2011+hom-bot&hl=ja&sour 
 http://search.daum.net/ 
    latest Mobile/Computing
Aarki Selected as the Best AI Product in Marketing & Adtech a... 2020-07-03
Aarki, a leading AI-enabled mobile marketing platform, is thrilled to announce that it was named winner in the category
Menarini Ricerche Announces C-PRECISE-01, a New Phase Ib/II T... 2020-07-03
Menarini Ricerche, the R&D division of the Menarini Group, announced today that it plans to launch in the second-hal
IBM CEO Arvind Krishna Keynotes IBM Think Gov Digital 2020 2020-07-02
IBM (NYSE: IBM) CEO Arvind Krishna delivered a keynote presentation at IBM's Think Gov 2020, a digital event, to more th
Factory Entertainment Announces Consolation-Con 2020-07-02
Concord, CA - Factory Entertainment, Inc announced today that it will be launching "Consolation-Con," a virtual replacem
AliExpress Invests in Livestreaming and Empowers its Livestre... 2020-07-01
As the world continues to embrace online shopping following the Covid-19 pandemic, AliExpress, a global retail online ma
 
     
   
     

 
Copyright ⓒ 2020 AVING. All Rights Reserved.  Contact Webmaster for more Information