Emerging Technology

Zero hand-controlled robotics kit

A Zero hand-controlled robotics kit is displayed on the floor of the CES Unveiled press event.

CES 2016] No, wearing the green and white colored glove that you can see in the photo gallery right after the jump does not automatically grant you the dancing powers that the King of Pop, Michael Jackson had, but it would certainly make you feel as though you were a Jedi with the ability to control electronics and other devices with but a simple wave of your hand or fingers. EnterĀ Ziro, a modular robotics kit that consists of individual mechanized motor modules which can be controlled via the mentioned wireless smart glove.

A Zero hand-controlled robotics kit is used on the floor of The CES Unveiled press event, January 4, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada ahead of the CES 2016 Consumer Electronics Show. CES, the annual consumer electronics and consumer technology tradeshow in Las Vegas boasts some 2.2 million net square feet (204,386 square meters) of exhibition space. AFP PHOTO / DAVID MCNEW / AFP / DAVID MCNEW (Photo credit should read DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images)