Automated

08.13.11
Goodyear's self-inflating tires could improve gas mileage, leave Schrader valves unsatisfied
08.13.11

Goodyear's self-inflating tires could improve gas mileage, leave Schrader valves unsatisfied

Reminiscent of Ghostbuster's Marshmallow Man, new Goodyear tires might just Stay-Puft on their ow...

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03.11.11
Smithsonian captures 201,000 wild photos with automated cameras
03.11.11

Smithsonian captures 201,000 wild photos with automated cameras

We have this big, fang-filled, claw-sharpened big cat all up in our grill thanks to the researcher...

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01.04.11
Clickfree Wireless takes the Time Capsule approach, automates backups over WiFi
01.04.11

Clickfree Wireless takes the Time Capsule approach, automates backups over WiFi

Tired of the power supply going sour in your Time Capsule? Join the crowd. Clickfree is making its...

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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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