Robot apocalypse

05.17.12
Chiba University's one-armed robot juggles balls, is not a Juggalo (video)
05.17.12

Chiba University's one-armed robot juggles balls, is not a Juggalo (video)

Two balls, one hand? In this case, that's a definite yes, although the end result is much more app...

By J. Volpe,   05.17.12
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05.02.12
Environmentally friendly robots will feed the flowers they trample
05.02.12

Environmentally friendly robots will feed the flowers they trample

Dr Jonathan Rossiter, a senior lecturer at the University of Bristol's Department of Engineering a...

By J. Trew,   05.02.12
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04.11.12
James Cameron to create sparks with Robogeddon on Discovery Channel
04.11.12

James Cameron to create sparks with Robogeddon on Discovery Channel

Fresh off his return from the briny deep, James Cameron is set to create a television show for the...

By Z. Lutz,   04.11.12
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04.08.12
US Navy Fire Scouts will automatically spot pirates, give 30 seconds to comply
04.08.12

US Navy Fire Scouts will automatically spot pirates, give 30 seconds to comply

War. What is it good for? Well, if new use of technology by the US Navy has anything to do with it,...

By J. Trew,   04.08.12
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03.27.12
Cute mini-robots compete for championship title, gladiator freedom (video)
03.27.12

Cute mini-robots compete for championship title, gladiator freedom (video)

If you thought a robot fighting championship just sounds like the plot for a Hugh Jackman vehicle,...

By J. Trew,   03.27.12
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03.26.12
Hume: the bipedal 'Parkour' robot (video)
03.26.12

Hume: the bipedal 'Parkour' robot (video)

A future threatened by wild robotic rottweilers with no humanoid dog-walkers to keep them in check?...

By S. Sakr,   03.26.12
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03.11.12
Neato Robotics' XV-21 vacuum sucks up pet hair and allergens, looks like a new-age SNES
03.11.12

Neato Robotics' XV-21 vacuum sucks up pet hair and allergens, looks like a new-age SNES

Sure, iRobot may have a strong presence in the impending robot apocolypse world of autonomous vacu...

By J. Pollicino,   03.11.12
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03.05.12
DARPA's robotic cheetah sets a land speed record racing into your nightmares (video)
03.05.12

DARPA's robotic cheetah sets a land speed record racing into your nightmares (video)

Sleep tight.

By T. O'Brien,   03.05.12
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02.19.12
DARPA's 'Avatar project' aims to give soldiers surrogate robots, make James Cameron proud
02.19.12

DARPA's 'Avatar project' aims to give soldiers surrogate robots, make James Cameron proud

In a fevered mash up of blockbuster films directed by James Cameron, DARPA is looking to put soldie...

By S. Buckley,   02.19.12
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