Age of Intelligent Machines: Chronology - Chronology of
robotics and AI from Ray Kurzweil's book The Age of Intelligent
Machines. Starts with the abacus in 5000 BC and progresses
to the modern day. Also include optimistic projections of
History of Artificial Intelligence - A timeline of AI
and Robotics events from 500 BC to 2000 AD.
Brief History of Robotics - A timeline of robotics beginning
with a mechanical bird built in 350 BC and continuing to the
of Computers - Important events in the history of computers,
electronics, math, and robotics. From 350 million BC to the
History of Robotics - An article by Adam Currie that covers
the high points of robot history. Includes many links and
Origin of Robot and Robotics - Describes the origin of
the terms Robot, Robotics, and Unimate. Focuses on the impact
of Isaac Asimov on the history of robotics.
Evolution - Text and photos of talk by Han Moravec giving
a concise history of autonomous mobile robots from Grey Walter
to the present day. Includes Moravec's projection of future
History - A timeline of recent robotics history starting
with Karel Capek's RUR in 1920 and progressing to 2001.
News: Timeline: Real robots - A timeline providing an
overview of the development of robots and computers. From
400 BC to 2001.