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1 hr ago | WGBH
Las Vegas-based Moon Express just unveiled the design for a small robot spacecraft about the size of a coffee table that it says could move about the moon's surface powered only by solar panels and hydrogen peroxide .
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3 hrs ago | Let's be smart
A new tool in the quest to uncover the secrets contained in sunken shipwrecks takes its cues from an animal that inhabits that same territory.
5 hrs ago | Metro
Two new robots have been demoed for hotly anticipated Xbox One game Titanfall, with the Ogre and Stryder getting a trailer each.
9 hrs ago | Seattle Times
Two weeks ago, I wrote about why Seattle won't become the next Detroit even if the Puget Sound region loses the Boeing 777X.
The school was host to the "Warren VEX Toss Up" robotics tournament, organized by Warren Central High School's robotics team, the "Digital Goats."
ABB Robotics has introduced Integrated Force Control, a consolidation of the discrete software features that were available separately in either the machining or assembly Force Control offerings into a single base module.
How does a power cord charge a cell phone? Magic, silly! According to a Pew poll, many of my fellow Americans are completely in the dark about how their world works, including the fact that carbon dioxide is a chemical responsible for some global warming.
LeapFrog LeapPad Ultra . Like its tablet relatives, the LeapPad Ultra comes with a camera, apps and a high-resolution screen.
Documentarian James Barrat, author of Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era , is worried about robots too.
Google already has self-driving cars, so self-aware robots with artificial intelligence are the next logical step, right? To kick things off, "Google hopes to create robots for use in industrial settings, like factories [and they're already] experimenting with delivering packages in urban areas, building upon that existing technology is a ... (more)
Trying to deliver a box of chocolates to my neighbours for Christmas, I find myself battling a dastardly combination of bad weather and British horticulture.
Amazon got a lot of ink for its sci-fi drone delivery idea this week, but a more real and immediate robot effort underway in the Seattle retailer's warehouses could save it as much as $916 million a year, according to one analyst.
But his hobby attracted a new sort of attention on Tuesday, when a passing student called out, "Ryan, you going to be delivering for Amazon with that?" He won't be, but Rittenhouse does have a few thoughts about Amazon's recent announcement that it could soon deliver packages via drone - an unmanned flying robot that uses technology similar to his ... (more)
After you heard President Obama's call for a hike in the minimum wage, you probably wondered the same thing I did: Was Obama sent from the future by Skynet to prepare humanity for its ultimate dominion by robots? But just in case the question didn't occur to you, let me explain.
You may try my hacks AT YOUR OWN RISK--there's infinite ways to damage or destroy people and property, I can't think of them all.
"The technology has practical applications that we're only beginning to explore," said Thenkurussi "Kesh" Kesavadas, PhD, UB professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and director of UB's Virtual Reality Laboratory .