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  1. Real-Life Humanoid Robots Are Similar To 'Chappie' | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Live Science

    Virginia Tech developed Tactical Hazardous Operations Robot (THOR-OP) and Dynamic Anthropomorphic Robot with Intelligence (DARwIn) have similarities to the robot from the new film "Chappie." UCLA Labs robotic expert Dr. Dennis Hong explains.


  2. Dev Patel shows range as star in a Chappiea and a The Second Best Exotic Marigold HotelaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... is a brilliant computer scientist working for a South African firm that has successfully deployed a line of police robots. When one of the powerful devices, and then Deon, fall into the hands of an oddly familial bunch of gangsters, the engineer ...


  3. Will Intelligent Machines Become Human?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    Robots that can think and reason like humans are more common today than ever. But as scientists work on engineering machines with even better cognitive capabilities, some are asking a fundamental question: What does it mean to be human? A panel of Northwestern University experts will discuss intelligent machines and their evolving relationship with human creators at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 5. The event, hosted by the Kaplan Institute for the Humanities , will be held in Locy Hall , Room 111, 1850 Campus Drive in Evanston.


  4. Will robots help the bedridden see the world?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WISW-AM Columbia

    ... and gives her a new perspective on the world, she says. Museums and tourism are a new market for telepresence robots, which have typically been purchased by companies with remote workers who want to drop in on meetings. "We were very surprised, but ...


  5. Spark Performance?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Geekzone

    Hi all I was recently contacted by Spark and offered a plan which undercuts my current ISP . So I'm here to gather some opinions! They're offering $99/month for VDSL unlimited traffic, with a 12 months contract.


  6. De Vargas Elementary opens student MakerSpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Students at De Vargas Elementary School now have their very own space to learn to code, program robots and have access to a 3D printer. Cupertino Union School District on Feb. 23 opened its first and only student MakerSpace, where students are free to build and create.


  7. VIDEO: Watch the Avengers Clean Up Iron Man's Mess in the New Age of Ultron TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... Thor, the Hulk, Hawkeye, Captain America, and the Black Widow, take up arms against Ultron's army of marauding robots, and voila! A summer blockbuster is made. Age of Ultron , directed by Joss Whedon, is the follow-up to the blockbuster film ...


  8. Avengers: Age of Ultron Trailer's 27 Notable MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IGN

    ... a bow string, so combined with the next shot, it looks like this is Hawkeye getting ready to go all Legolas on some robots. 1:08 : The most amazing, epic, badass, thrilling, fist-pump worthy moment of the whole trailer that you can't stop watching ...


  9. A Dialogue-Based Approach to Multi-Robot Team ControlRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... below and drag-and-drop it into the document. This paper describes an approach to integrating a human into a team of robots through a dialogue-based planning assistant. We describe how the Rochester Interactive Planning System (TRIPS) is able to ...


  10. GaN Pumps Power RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EETimes

    ... including power supplies for network gear and servers, Class-D audio systems, high res MRI systems, AC adapters and robots. The fast switching time may generate more electro-magnetic interference, one expert said. However, EPC has clearly past FCC ...


  11. Valve's and HTC's Vive is the most believable virtual reality experience yetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... It was a narrative experience where I was in a lab. I had to open drawers and try to repair one of the Portal 2 robots while GlaDOS, the evil A.I. from that series, berated and humiliated me. This was the last of five back-to-back demos Valve had ...


  12. Smart bikes, Star Trek 'tricorders' come to life at Mobile World CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... in Kitchener, Ontario says his company aims to automate the "dullest, dirtiest and deadliest" jobs in the world with robots. Matt Rendall says robots are going to effect change in the workplace. Italian inventors La Comanda have reduced the distance ...


  13. Stargazer Lottie Doll Brings Real Astronomy Down to EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... engineer Erin Kennedy and information about Kathy Ceceri, author of "Robotics," an introductory book to designing robots. The new Special Edition "Gold Collection" Fossil Hunter Lottie doll is a collaboration with TrowelBlazers, a group of women ...


  14. Hal Sparks riffs on the future at Jr.'sRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Sparks on Sparks We asked Hal Sparks to discuss three of his most famous roles. 1. Zoltan, 'Dude, Where's My Car?' I came up with the Zoltan hand sign.


  15. News Spotlight -- Genre Books and Media: a column by Sandy AudenRead the original story

    May 16, 2009 | SF Site

    ... a brand new trilogy that mixes philosophical exploration with adventure and conflict... On a world of intelligent robots who seem to have forgotten their own distant past, it is a time of war as the soldiers of Artemis City set out to conquer ...


  16. Robots Take Tokyo as High-Frequency Equity Infiltration Hits 70%Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Michael Lewis, author of "Flash Boys," speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York. Lewis, whose best-selling book, "Flash Boys," painted the HFT crowd as villains, argue the practice gives people with the fastest computers an unfair advantage.


  17. Marist to Host Teen Tech WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... with all the activities. Pre-registered students get special access to the three big workshops, which include LEGO Robots, Build Your Own App, and General Activities. Students who do not pre-register can pay $5 per day at the door, and get access to ...


  18. Ford, GM, Chrysler Job Numbers up Since RecessionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Assembly

    People are the heart and soul of the 2012 Assembly Plant of the Year. This slideshow shows some of the men and women who build three different types of electrified vehicles alongside traditional gas-powered cars on the auto industry's most flexible assembly line - Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, MI.


  19. Tomorrow Daily 139: Nvidia Shield, an online comic book class taught by Stan Lee and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNET

    On today's show, we discuss the new set-top box future of Nvidia Shield, explain how you can take a comic book course taught by Stan Lee himself, and check out NASA's SUPERball, a robot that might someday explore moons in our solar system. It's a pretty exciting day today on the show.


  20. RIP robot dogs: Funerals held for metal muttsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNET

    ... to fix their dogs, they may have to say their final farewells. Ironically, the only source of AIBO parts is "dead" robots that act as a kind of donor for organ transplants. But according to Agence France Presse , these will be harvested for parts ...