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United Nations Considers Banning ‘Killer Robots’

11/20/2017, Autonomous robots might take over most of our jobs in the future but there’s enough concern among the international community to prevent them from finding their way on to the battlefield. Representatives from countries across the globe recently...

Ford Testing Exoskeleton Suit For Its Factory Workers

11/10/2017, The idea behind exoskeleton suits aren’t new. While they might have initially existed as a concept in comics, TV shows, and movies, these days exoskeleton suits are more or less a reality and they have been used to help paraplegics walk and also worn by...

Drone Used To Find A Missing Woman

11/09/2017, Drones are useful for all sorts of things, whether it be for photography, videography, surveillance, site inspections, and so on. It can also be used for search and rescue, as was recently demonstrated over in North Carolina where according to a report...

SpinX Toilet Cleaning Robot Gets The Job Done In 90 Seconds

11/07/2017, If you particularly dislike cleaning your toilet, perhaps you will be interested in outsourcing the job to a robot. The SpinX toilet cleaning robot promises to get the job done in 90 seconds, it will clean and sanitize the bowl and seat so that you...

Sony’s Aibo Is Back And Available For Pre-Order In Japan

11/01/2017, When it comes to consumer robots, it’s hard not to think of Sony’s Aibo which was launched more than a decade ago. However recently we have been hearing reports that Sony could be relaunching the robot, and sure enough it looks like the reports were...

China Testing Out Replacing Pharmacists With Robots

11/01/2017, In this day and age where speed, precision, and efficiency are highly valued, which is why it doesn’t come as a surprise to see robots start finding their way into more industries. We’ve seen how robots are taking over factory jobs, but soon it is...

Walmart Testing Shelf-Scanning Robots At Some Of Its Stores

10/28/2017, Don’t you hate it when you go to a supermarket only to find that when you reach the section you want, the item that you intended to purchase is out of stock? Most supermarket already have systems in place to keep track of inventory, but since restocking...

Jibo The Social Robot Is Now Available For Purchase After 3 Years

10/26/2017, About 3 years ago, a project for a home robot called Jibo found its way onto Indiegogo where it managed to raise over $3 million in crowdfunding, making it quite the success story. However if anything Jibo does present itself as an example of why we...

Parrot Launches Drones Aimed At Professionals

10/25/2017, While there are more than a few drone makers out there, it’s safe to say that DJI has the market pretty much cornered. The company makes drones for all sorts of users, ranging from the hobbyist, the enthusiast, and even professionals who might need...

Sony’s New Aibo Robot Dog Might Be Launched Next Month

10/24/2017, It was recently reported that Sony could be coming out with a new robot. The company is believed to be working on the spiritual successor to its popular lineup of Aibo robot dogs that the company released back in the late ’90s and the 2000s....

Sony’s Next Robot Could Be A New Aibo

10/09/2017, Sony’s Aibo robotic dogs had quite the fan following back in the day. While it has been years since the company came out with a successor, it has been hinting about returning to making robots for customers. If a new report is believed, the first...

This Robotic Cat Pillow Wags Its Tail When You Stroke it

10/08/2017, Unfortunately some apartments have rules in which you cannot keep a pet. This means that if you’re someone who grew up with a pet or still own a pet in your current house, you might have some issues with moving in. However at CEATEC 2017, Japanese...

DelivAir Uses Drones To Deliver To People, Not Addresses

10/04/2017, It is clear at the rate things are going, delivery by drones will be the next big thing. This is because unlike trucks or cars, drones can skip traffic which means that it has the potential to reach its destination quicker, which might be ideal for nearby...