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Ambulance Drone Could Help Save Heart Attack Victims

10/30/2014, Drones might have come into negative light recently, including an instant where it reportedly came close to crashing into an aircraft – which could end up in disastrous results, not that the world needs another aviation disaster to round off the coming...

Nestlé Uses Pepper The Robot As A Salesperson

10/30/2014, Robots do seem to be all over the news these days, as they continue in their quest to help out humanity with a various number of chores and work, including making your regular morning cup of joe. Having said that, Nestle is not a brand that one would...

Huggable The Robot Teddy Bear Project

10/29/2014, There is just something about teddy bears that make life a whole lot more, er, bearable – pardon the pun. After all, teddy bears are extremely cute toys to own, and they can be extremely comforting to boot. Here is an idea – how about the...

OSHbots Could Assist Your Shopping Experience In The Future

10/28/2014, As the world gets more and more advanced with the kind of technology at our disposal, it is interesting to note that robots are starting to play a more and more important role in our society these days. Heck, the future could see robots being extremely...

Robot Barista Could Serve Your Coffee Next

10/27/2014, Having robots to help out mankind is an idea that has long seen its implementation in the world of science fiction, although the real world in which we live in is starting to see more and more incorporation of robots into our everyday lives. Production...

Pilot: Drone Almost Collided With Passenger Aircraft

10/26/2014, In a report from the UK’s Airprox Board, it was mentioned that the co-pilot of an AT72 that flew close to London did experience a close call, where it went through a near-miss with a quadcopter over at its right wing. For pilots who have long loved...

Robot Performs Brain Surgery Via Patient’s Cheek

10/24/2014, Yes, we have read about a robot that can help combat malaria, with the potential for robots to provide a brighter future in the fight against the ebola virus, but here we are with a robot which is capable of performing brain surgery – through a very...

Could Robots Help Contain Ebola?

10/24/2014, While we do know that robots are extremely handy when it comes to automating the entire manufacturing process, are there other ways in which robots will be able to help humankind? The bitter fight against the ebola virus is on, and there is a remote...

J-deite Robot Actually Transforms From One Form Factor To Another

10/24/2014, I am quite sure that many of us are stoked by the very idea of a cybernetic lifeform, especially one that is capable of transforming into the latest model Ferrari and zip down the highway, turning back to its humanoid form as and when required. While that...

12-Year Old Creates Robot To Help Combat Malaria

10/15/2014, We’ve all swatted the occasional mosquito, and for the most part they tend to be pretty annoying, but there is also a chance that they could be deadly. They can spread diseases like malaria and dengue, the former apparently kills about 627,000 people...

Linux Foundation Announces Open Source Dronecode Project

10/14/2014, Drones have a ton of potential and not just for warfare. It can be used to make deliveries, record videos from heights and places which might not be reachable, and it is a pretty fun hobby as well, so safe to say that the future of drones is looking very...

Denso X-Mobility – Worth Delivering Beer To You

10/08/2014, [CEATEC 2014] So, the rest of the household is not really that keen on you barking orders to the rest of the family members to bring you a cold one from time to time, as you would only do so for yourself whenever there is a break in the game. Perhaps it...

Denso Den-Oute Kun Robot Arm Handles Shogi Matches With Aplomb

10/08/2014, [CEATEC 2014] We have seen our fair share of robots over here at CEATEC this year, and while some of them are more meant for promotional purposes than being practical, others, like the Den-Oute Kun from Denso, happens to have a decent reason for existing....

Murata Cheerleaders In The Flesh

10/07/2014, [CEATEC 2014] It can be rather difficult to find someone who does not love robots, especially when one takes into consideration just how far modern day technology has come. Murata, while not exactly being a household name in Japan at this point in time,...