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08.28.12
Sphero gets a firmware upgrade and new apps, we get another look at its Augmented Reality Engine (video)
08.28.12

Sphero gets a firmware upgrade and new apps, we get another look at its Augmented Reality Engine (video)

You remember Sphero, right? Last we checked in with its creators from Orbotix at E3, the $130 robo...

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07.27.12
Insert Coin: Botiful telepresence robot for Android (video)
07.27.12

Insert Coin: Botiful telepresence robot for Android (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

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07.09.12
Chinese androids wear tracksuits, play sports, but not at the same time (video)
07.09.12

Chinese androids wear tracksuits, play sports, but not at the same time (video)

When we last caught up with the Beijing Institute's family of bots, their abilities extended to sl...

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06.28.12
Visualized: Kinetisphere takes Nexus Q into another dimension at Google I/O 2012 (video)
06.28.12

Visualized: Kinetisphere takes Nexus Q into another dimension at Google I/O 2012 (video)

What you see here is arguably be the coolest thing on display at Google I/O 2012 -- an 8-foot, 300...

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06.22.12
Samsung files patents for robot that mimics human walking and breathing, ratchets up the creepy factor
06.22.12

Samsung files patents for robot that mimics human walking and breathing, ratchets up the creepy factor

As much as Samsung is big on robots, it hasn't gone all-out on the idea until a just-published qua...

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06.17.12
i-SODOG robot unveiled, dares you to resist its LED-puppy dog eyes
06.17.12

i-SODOG robot unveiled, dares you to resist its LED-puppy dog eyes

Takara Tomy's i-SODOG might not be as intimidating as other robotic quadrupeds, but it sure is a c...

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06.10.12
Orbotix pits Sphero as an advanced 3D controller, details upcoming Augmented Reality Engine (hands-on)
06.10.12

Orbotix pits Sphero as an advanced 3D controller, details upcoming Augmented Reality Engine (hands-on)

During the wind down of E3, we were able to spend a few fleeting moments with the folks from Orbot...

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05.22.12
Ben Heck's Android-controlled pot-stirrer does (most of) the cooking for you
05.22.12

Ben Heck's Android-controlled pot-stirrer does (most of) the cooking for you

Ben Heck is always thinking up gadgets that make life easier, from completely hands-free luggage t...

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05.16.12
Russian researchers build partial android for bizarre mind-transfer project (video)
05.16.12

Russian researchers build partial android for bizarre mind-transfer project (video)

A Team of Russian researchers are building a conceptual mind-transfer android, and we're definitel...

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