Icub

10.04.11
iCub crawls closer toward the Robopocalypse (video)
10.04.11

iCub crawls closer toward the Robopocalypse (video)

Another day, another augur of doom for humanity -- iCub has been spotted in the wilds of the IR...

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02.18.11
Fujitsu's HOAP-2 robot wipes whiteboards clean -- humankind next in line? (video)
02.18.11

Fujitsu's HOAP-2 robot wipes whiteboards clean -- humankind next in line? (video)

They've taught them how to flip pancakes and shoot arrows, and now they're teaching humanoids to er...

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09.25.10
Robot Archer iCub learns to shoot arrows, pierces our mortal heart (video)
09.25.10

Robot Archer iCub learns to shoot arrows, pierces our mortal heart (video)

How do you make a creepy baby robot downright cute? Give it an Indian headdress and teach it the bo...

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07.01.10
iCub puts an iPad in a plane
07.01.10

iCub puts an iPad in a plane

Even though the first iPhone lacked a GPS and compass (not to mention a true gyroscope), there were...

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03.12.10
iCub gets upgraded with tinier hands, better legs
03.12.10

iCub gets upgraded with tinier hands, better legs

We're pretty familiar with iCub -- the humanoid robot modeled on a two year old -- around here. Jus...

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02.28.08
Researchers working to teach creepy baby robot to talk
02.28.08

Researchers working to teach creepy baby robot to talk

The iCub robot was already doing pretty well for itself in the creepiness department, but a group of...

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