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08.19.14
Competition coaxes computers into seeing our world more clearly
08.19.14

Competition coaxes computers into seeing our world more clearly

As surely as the seasons turn and the sun races across the sky, the Large Scale Visual Recognition...

By C. Velazco,   08.19.14
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06.11.14
HP's Machine technology rethinks the basics of computing
06.11.14

HP's Machine technology rethinks the basics of computing

We've seen bits and pieces of technology that hint at the future of computing, but HP has just tak...

By J. Fingas,   06.11.14
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05.17.14
The Daily Grind: How old is your gaming machine?
05.17.14

The Daily Grind: How old is your gaming machine?

The other day I was perusing my digital photo albums to look for pictures for Mother's Day. It was...

By J. Olivetti,   05.17.14
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10.01.13
Monsieur robotic bartender pours libations at home for $1,499 (hands-on)
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10.01.13

Monsieur robotic bartender pours libations at home for $1,499 (hands-on)

A night out at the local watering hole can be a pain sometimes, having to elbow your way through cr...

By J. Turi,   10.01.13
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04.09.12
Suzumo SushiBot pumps out 300 Kwik-E-Mart rolls per hour (video)
04.09.12

Suzumo SushiBot pumps out 300 Kwik-E-Mart rolls per hour (video)

We tend to avoid scooping up sushi whenever there's no chef in sight -- at, say, a grocery store, o...

By Z. Honig,   04.09.12
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01.25.12
Parrot updates the AR.Drone for a second version
01.25.12

Parrot updates the AR.Drone for a second version

CES 2010 was where we first heard of the Parrot AR.Drone, a radio-controlled quadricopter that hoo...

By M. Schramm,   01.25.12
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12.28.11
Japanese vending machine doubles as WiFi hotspot -- no purchase required
12.28.11

Japanese vending machine doubles as WiFi hotspot -- no purchase required

It looks as if facial scans for snack-dispensing purposes isn't the only mind-blowing feature on...

By E. Alvarez,   12.28.11
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07.21.11
Eliza is a doe-eyed, graceful dancing machine, lacks maniacal quality on the floor (video)
07.21.11

Eliza is a doe-eyed, graceful dancing machine, lacks maniacal quality on the floor (video)

Unlike the last batch of bots we've seen, Eliza is actually quite graceful. The cartoonish humano...

By T. O'Brien,   07.21.11
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06.24.11
AutoWed vending machine concept offers marriage of convenience, nuptials at $1 a pop (video)
06.24.11

AutoWed vending machine concept offers marriage of convenience, nuptials at $1 a pop (video)

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to introduce to you perhaps the most outlandish concep...

By C. Trout,   06.24.11
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