Automated

12.11.10
Weta Workshop builds real-life TF2 sentry gun, minus the screaming and blood (video)
12.11.10

Weta Workshop builds real-life TF2 sentry gun, minus the screaming and blood (video)

Weta Workshop is filled with engineers, and that means they solve problems. Practical problems. For...

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11.30.10
Talay Robot will document your tweet, give it a soundtrack, Twitvid the results (video)
11.30.10

Talay Robot will document your tweet, give it a soundtrack, Twitvid the results (video)

Tweet a message @talayrobot and something magical happens. An ST Robotics arm whirs to life inside...

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08.15.10
Automated remote control changes channels every minute, on the minute (video)
08.15.10

Automated remote control changes channels every minute, on the minute (video)

Confirmed: your last remaining reason to lift a finger in life has just been removed -- and in dazz...

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09.30.09
Video: TOTO robot catches tennis balls, hopes for a deeper purpose in life
09.30.09

Video: TOTO robot catches tennis balls, hopes for a deeper purpose in life

Fido conked out for the evening? Your youngster not really into "playing catch" at age 14? Enter TO...

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06.02.08
X10 automated Poker / Blackjack table is decidedly drool-worthy
06.02.08

X10 automated Poker / Blackjack table is decidedly drool-worthy

Every so often, a completely unnecessary gizmo hits the scenes that hardly anyone will be able to...

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02.17.08
Robot chef whips up delicacies we wouldn't dare touch
02.17.08

Robot chef whips up delicacies we wouldn't dare touch

Nonhuman chefs are far from extraordinary, but the latest culinary guru crafted in Japan has a tast...

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12.26.07
DIY robotic foosball table is ready to throw down
12.26.07

DIY robotic foosball table is ready to throw down

Finally, your dreams of a constant foosball opponent have become a startling reality. Some clever D...

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11.12.07
Heathrow Airport's parking garage to get automated tracking system
11.12.07

Heathrow Airport's parking garage to get automated tracking system

Finally, someone has had the kindness to step in and solve the age-old problem of finding your car...

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05.25.07
UK inventor crafts remote controlled treasure hunting robot
05.25.07

UK inventor crafts remote controlled treasure hunting robot

Although John Corney's RC treasure hunter hasn't happened upon any $10 billion finds or unreleased i...

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