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Boston Dynamics Unveils Its Latest Robot, The SpotMini

06/23/2016, By now a good many of you guys should be familiar with the company Boston Dynamics. In case you’re not, they are a company that Google acquired in 2013 that specializes in creating robots, and while they have put out two-legged humanoid models, the...

Drones Used To Deliver Abortion Pills In Northern Ireland

06/22/2016, Unlike planes or cars which are easier to detect and stop, drones are great if you’re looking to do something stealthy. For example (while not exactly drones) we’ve seen how some South Koreans have managed to float USB sticks and DVDs to North Korea,...

Permission Granted To Passenger Drone For US Flight Tests

06/07/2016, You might recall that earlier this year we reported on a Chinese company called Ehang. For those who forgot, this company creates drones and one of their drones is the Ehang 184 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle (AAV), which is basically a drone that is capable...

Snail Brains Could Help Scientists Create Smarter Robots

06/06/2016, You would think that if you were to develop an AI system or a brain of a robot that it would be highly complex. After all with all the different things we can think of and when it comes to problem solving, it would certainly involve complex algorithms and...

DJI Focus Lets Users Adjust Their Cameras Remotely

06/05/2016, If you’ve watched TV shows or movies, you’ll probably recognize how in certain scenes, the camera’s focus can sometimes shift between two characters at the same table depending on who’s talking or whose reaction they’re trying to get. Or how...

Google Develops Panic Button To Stop An AI Uprising

06/03/2016, If AI could solve a lot of our problems for us without us having to lift a finger, wouldn’t that be great? Imagine being able to anticipate your needs and automating tasks and thinking on your behalf, that would certainly save you a lot of time, but at...

Walmart Will Be Developing Its Own Drones

06/02/2016, It is probably widely-known that Amazon is interested in drones to help with their deliveries. Now it seems that Walmart is also interested in drones, but not so much to compete with the likes of DJI, but rather they appear to be following in the...

ASUS Zenbo Robot Will Control Your Home For You

05/30/2016, Controlling your home using technology isn’t new, although it seems that there is a rise in the offerings of such products these days. Now it looks like ASUS wants to throw their hat into the ring by announcing at Computex the ASUS Zenbo, which as you...

Origami Robot Could Mend Stomachs From Within

05/25/2016, The next time you have an ailment with your tummy, your doctor might not prescribe you any kind of pills or medicine. Rather, he or she might actually pass you an origami-inspired robot, and ask you to swallow that with a glass of water. This is rather...

Pizza Hut To Introduce Robot Servers In Japan

05/25/2016, Just how much faster can fast food get in the future? A whole lot more, it seems, although this would mean that you will have to do away with the human touch along the way. I am referring to Pepper, the humanoid robot, who now sees action in a Japanese...

Drone Grabs Goldfish From Pond

05/25/2016, Now here is a very good example as to why there will be more and more strict as well as specific laws drawn up which will govern the use of drones among the public. Over in Quebec, Canada, a man who is also a drone enthusiast, decided that he could not...

60,000 Foxconn Factory Workers Have Been Replaced By Robots

05/25/2016, We had heard as far back in 2011 that Foxconn had plans to replace their workers with robots. Now according to reports, the company has recently replaced 60,000 factory workers with robots. In a statement made to the BBC, the company says that by...

DJI Drones Can Now Start Streaming To Facebook Live

05/24/2016, Drone footage is always amazing because it gives us a glimpse at angles and heights that most of us probably wouldn’t be able to capture ourselves. Also because drone footage can be piloted by you, it does bring about a whole new experience. The good...