Robotapocalypse

08.15.14
A restaurant in China lets robots do a lot of the work
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08.15.14

A restaurant in China lets robots do a lot of the work

Let's face it, the Robot Apocalypse is near. Just a few days ago, we met A.L.O Botlr, a robot from...

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04.09.13
Nintendo lands 'remotely controlled mobile device control' patent
04.09.13

Nintendo lands 'remotely controlled mobile device control' patent

You know those goofy tennis racket peripherals that allow for Wiimote insertion? Or, perhaps more...

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03.16.13
Carnegie Mellon's Chimp robot is reporting for duty, sir
03.16.13

Carnegie Mellon's Chimp robot is reporting for duty, sir

See that guy? He's for real. He's also from Pittsburgh. A team of wizards from Carnegie Mellon Uni...

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03.12.13
Poll: Engadget Expand asks: What should robots be helping us with?
03.12.13

Poll: Engadget Expand asks: What should robots be helping us with?

We're just a few days away from Expand, and all of us are insanely excited about the agenda we hav...

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02.28.13
BigDog four-legged robot adds an arm, throws for the scouts (video)
02.28.13

BigDog four-legged robot adds an arm, throws for the scouts (video)

Of all the robots we fear will one day rise up and subjugate humanity to an unyielding reign of te...

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02.07.13
Robovie the talking robot gets schooled by elementary students
02.07.13

Robovie the talking robot gets schooled by elementary students

Higashihikari elementary school welcomed a robot through its doors this week. A new model Robovie...

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10.25.12
DARPA's Pet-Proto robot climbs, balances, jumps, comes to get you
10.25.12

DARPA's Pet-Proto robot climbs, balances, jumps, comes to get you

While Boston Dynamics' Cheetah has already premiered, speeding along on its robot-friendly treadmi...

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10.05.12
Heroes in a half shell: autonomous robot sea turtles in development
10.05.12

Heroes in a half shell: autonomous robot sea turtles in development

Sure you could have a robot assist you around the home, or even one that'll make factories friendl...

By N. Lee,   10.05.12
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09.29.12
Alt-week 9.29.12: 3D pictures of the moon, 4D clocks and laser-controlled worms
09.29.12

Alt-week 9.29.12: 3D pictures of the moon, 4D clocks and laser-controlled worms

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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