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This article has been brought to you by Seed, the Aol guest writer program that brings your words to WoW.com. It was going to be a regular Tuesday night for me: Get home from work, have dinner, lounge around on the couch with my hubby before bed. I didn't even really want to log into WoW that nigh...

June 4th 2010 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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We've seen methods for hooking house plants up with their own Twitter account, but there's hardly anything more satisfying that building a robot to read back all those feeds from the thousands of people you're undoubtedly following. Ganzbot is a decidedly low-budget robot that relies on an Arduino...

August 21st 2008 at 7:33am 0 Comments
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Here's your afternoon dose of cuteness, ready or not. David McGoran's Heart Robot has made its way into London's Science Museum, and for good reason. This intelligent robot not only possesses a face with moving eyes and an external heart that blinks depending on what's happening, but it actually enc...

July 30th 2008 at 2:03pm 0 Comments
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Not that robots with emotions are anything new, but a project going on in Europe could perfect the art of crafting mechanical people that can "learn when a person is sad, happy or angry." The Feelix Growing project is getting even more advanced with software that gives robots the power to understand...

July 18th 2008 at 8:21am 0 Comments
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This must be the season for casual raiding leaders to get their tips-- both Clockwork Gamer and Sanya Weathers at Guildcafe recently posted some great tips for raidleaders in charge of making sure that dragon ends up dead at the end of the night. If you've found yourself in charge of a large group...

January 9th 2008 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Looks like LG just updated their emotional series of monitors with their new L1900. Other than throwing a 2000:1 contrast ratio (was 1600:1), everything else looks pretty much the same -- 4ms response, 1:1 aspect, and choice of different fashionable base colors and designs. Of course, that shiny su...

May 17th 2006 at 9:05am 0 Comments