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Modular Robotic ‘Eel’ Will Be Used To Look For Water Pollution

07/25/2017, The ability for us to measure pollution levels in the water isn’t exactly new and we as humans have come up with various ways and tools to do so. However it seems that in the future, things could get a lot more efficient, thanks to the work done by...

Drone Owners In The UK Might Have To Attend Courses In The Future

07/24/2017, In 2016, the FAA introduced a drone registration program where drone owners in the US had to register their drones with the agency. It looks like the UK might have thought that it was a great idea because according to a report from the BBC, the UK...

LG To Deploy Its Guide Robots At South Korea’s Incheon Airport

07/21/2017, Landing in a new country at a new airport can be an intimidating experience, especially if it is in a country who speaks a different language than back home. However for the most part, most airports are pretty well equipped to handle tourists and visitors...

Security Robot Tries To Commit Suicide By Running Into A Fountain

07/18/2017, Electronics and water don’t go well together, so if a robot were to ever commit suicide, it would probably find somewhere with lots of water. That’s precisely what one DC-based security robot did. It went straight into a fountain inside an...

The World’s First Robot Lawyer Offers Services In All 50 States

07/13/2017, Joshua Browder is a junior at Stanford University. He has developed a chatbot called DoNotPay that uses artificial intelligence to provide free legal assistance. Browder calls it the “world’s first robot lawyer.” Following the success of...

This Light-Powered Robot Can Be Used To Clean Solar Cells

06/30/2017, When was the last time you heard about someone washing the roof of their home? Sure there might be some, but for the most part since none of us really look at the roofs of our homes, we don’t really bother with it. This also means that if you have solar...

Dubai Will Use A Self-Driving Car Robot To Police The Streets

06/30/2017, We’re sure that most of us have seen the movies where robot police are patrolling the streets, where unlike human police officers, everything is done by the book and there is no such thing as leniency. It almost feels oppressive, but ultimately we guess...

Firefighters In South Africa Use Drones In Their Rescue Operations

06/28/2017, Just like how a knife can be used to attack or defend oneself, the same can be said when it comes to the usefulness of drones, where depending on who is using it and what they’re using it for, it can be a good or bad thing. For example someone flying a...

Amazon Patents Idea For A Hive Of Drones

06/26/2017, Amazon’s plans to potentially use drones for package deliveries isn’t exactly a secret, although for now it appears that it is currently undergoing testing. The idea is that drones can help to make deliveries to nearby areas and for packages that...

Boston Dynamics Robot Company Sold By Alphabet To SoftBank

06/11/2017, Alphabet, the parent company of Google, has announced its decision to sell Boston Dynamics robot company to Japanese tech conglomerate SoftBank. It was first reported over a year ago that Alphabet was looking to find a buyer for Boston Dynamics as it was...

Flying Drones Over Oil Facilities Could Land You In Jail One Day

05/29/2017, With the commercialization of drones and with companies putting out affordable drones for the masses, new laws and regulations had to be put into place to determine how these devices are used. For examples there are several no-fly areas in which drones...

DJI Teases Drone Announcement For Wednesday

05/22/2017, There are so many different types of drones available in the market today, and if you’re looking for a new drone, perhaps one that is small and portable, then DJI could have something for you. In a recent video uploaded by DJI to YouTube, the company...