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Hasselblad And DJI Unveil The A5D-M600 Drone

07/14/2016, Hasselblad is a camera company. DJI makes drones. While it might seem like they’re unrelated, cameras and drones actually go hand-in-hand. DJI thinks so which is why in 2015 they invested in a minority stake in Hasselblad, and it looks like in 2016 we...

AT&T To Use Drones To Improve Its Network

07/13/2016, If you’re an AT&T subscriber and you think that the carrier’s network quality could be improved upon, chances are you’re not alone in this. The good news is that AT&T thinks that they could use some improving as well, and it looks like they...

This Robot Could Have Broken Asimov’s First Law Of Robotics

07/13/2016, For those who are fans of robots and robotics, you guys are probably aware of Asimov and his Three Laws of Robotics, or at least the first one that was echoed by Will Smith in the “I, Robot” movie which says, “A robot may not injure a human...

US Government To Use Drones To ‘Shoot’ Vaccines At Ferrets

07/12/2016, The other day we covered a hilarious idea that Nivea had where they created a seagull drone that would “poop” sunscreen onto unsuspecting children. Since children are notoriously difficult when it comes to these kinds of things, using a drone and...

The Elios Drone Can Be Used To Assist Rescue Workers

07/12/2016, The thing about drones is that they’re small and compact, meaning that they can reach places that humans can’t. This is why they can come in handy in search and rescue operations where rescue workers can use drones to scout out an area before deciding...

Man ‘Cheats’ By Using Drone To Play Pokemon GO

07/11/2016, If there was one unintended consequence of playing Pokemon GO, it would be that it forces gamers to get some exercise as it will involve them walking around trying to catch Pokemon. There have since been many stories of players complaining of sore legs...

LG’s Rolling Bot Is Now Available For Pre-Order [Updated]

07/08/2016, Update – LG has reached out to Ubergizmo and has informed us that the Rolling Bot “has not been greenlit for production yet”, meaning it’s not available for sale or pre-order in the short term. It is possible that the listing on...

AI Beats Real-Life Fighter Pilot In Dogfight Simulation

06/28/2016, Have you ever wondered how equipped are we in the event that the robots rise up against us? Turns out that maybe we’re not as prepared as we should be. Recently over at the University of Cincinnati, a doctoral graduate has managed to create a pilot AI...

DoNotPay Lawyer Bot Has Beaten 160k Traffic Tickets So Far

06/27/2016, If you have ever been worried about the possibility that one day robots could take over your job, it seems that they are already in the process of doing so. Some of you guys might be familiar with Joshua Browder who has in the past created bots that can...

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...