robots

Sex robots are the future - maybe

Sex robots are the future - maybe

There are some questions that definitely need to be addressed.
By Staff Writer Jul 6 2017, 10:47AM
The global robot

The global robot

Keeping planet Earth on our good side.
By Ashton Mills May 9 2017, 1:18PM
Futures: Autonomous, from sea  to sky - The other vehicles  going driverless

Futures: Autonomous, from sea to sky - The other vehicles going driverless

Hands off the wheel, human: researchers and industry are automating tractors, ships and even planes.
By Nicole Kobie Mar 10 2017, 12:05PM
Review: Horizon Zero Dawn suffers from style over substance

Review: Horizon Zero Dawn suffers from style over substance

Raging against the machines is great fun, but Horizon Zero Dawn suffers from weak writing and derivative questing.
By Thomas McMullan Feb 21 2017, 12:06PM
Piaggio’s cargo robot makes dogs obsolete

Piaggio’s cargo robot makes dogs obsolete

An auto-following pet that can carry our shopping? Sign us up...
By Mark Wilson Feb 1 2017, 10:22AM
Anki’s Cozmo is the coolest AI robot toy we've seen all year

Anki’s Cozmo is the coolest AI robot toy we've seen all year

Stick it on your Christmas wish-list now, because you're going to want one.
By Andy Robertson Oct 10 2016, 10:50AM
How Punch and Judy are teaching robots to be more human

How Punch and Judy are teaching robots to be more human

Researchers in the UK are looking to puppetry to help robots with body language.
By Staff Writer Sep 16 2016, 8:49AM
Review: BB-8 app-enabled Droid with Force Band

Review: BB-8 app-enabled Droid with Force Band

He's taken a beating, but BB-8 is back with a few Force-tastic tricks
By Tom Morgan Sep 7 2016, 11:50AM
Intel wants to make robots smarter with Movidius acquisition

Intel wants to make robots smarter with Movidius acquisition

The low power chip outfit's tech could boost virtual reality, drones, and robotics.
By Lee Bell Sep 7 2016, 11:35AM
Review: The Miele Scout RX1 makes a mess

Review: The Miele Scout RX1 makes a mess

This is one robot vac that makes a Miele of keeping your floors clean.
By Fraser Macdonald Aug 2 2016, 10:50AM
Review: Dyson 360 Eye cleans up after itself

Review: Dyson 360 Eye cleans up after itself

Vac to the future.
By Robert Leedham Jul 7 2016, 9:57AM
Champion Australian team heads to Germany to defend its RoboCup title

Champion Australian team heads to Germany to defend its RoboCup title

Forget the Brexit - the real European drama's happening in Leipzig, Germany!
By David Hollingworth Jun 27 2016, 3:39PM
GoBone: give a dog a robo-bone after you come rolling home

GoBone: give a dog a robo-bone after you come rolling home

Too tired or absent to play with pooch? Give your furry pal a smartbone!
By Craig Grannell Jun 21 2016, 10:24AM
Panasonic shows off new robot exoskeletons

Panasonic shows off new robot exoskeletons

Panasonic has released a clip demonstrating the uses of robotic assistants, from disaster relief to care for the elderly.
By Staff Writer Mar 22 2016, 1:17PM
Google's DeepMind beats Go world champion

Google's DeepMind beats Go world champion

We, for one, welcome our new robot overlords.
By Tom Morgan Mar 10 2016, 11:35AM
 Sex drive: Why robots might press your buttons

Sex drive: Why robots might press your buttons

Improvements in AI and robotics have pundits predicting sex will shift to robots by 2050.
By Staff Writers Jan 28 2016, 11:43AM
You'll be more likely to have sex with a robot than a human in 2050

You'll be more likely to have sex with a robot than a human in 2050

Report comes as Japanese company warns users not to have sex with its friendly humanoid robot.
By Staff Writer Oct 1 2015, 11:54AM
Intel and Google's Project Tango are bringing RealSense to smartphones

Intel and Google's Project Tango are bringing RealSense to smartphones

Intel sets its sights on smartphones, gaming and the Internet of Things with RealSense technology.
By Staff Writer Aug 19 2015, 9:02AM
Boston Dynamics' amazing robots won't go down easily

Boston Dynamics' amazing robots won't go down easily

New video shows Boston Dynamics' latest developments in robotics: robots with amazing balance.
By Staff Writer Aug 19 2015, 9:02AM
The best (possibly only) Lego exoskeleton video you'll see today

The best (possibly only) Lego exoskeleton video you'll see today

Man builds robot-controlling exoskeleton entirely out of Lego.
By Staff Writer Jul 30 2015, 10:30AM