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R2-D2 Lives In Modified Honda Element

07/08/2014, No, everyone’s favorite astromech droid, R2-D2, is not living on some planet away from our solar system with a member of the Skywalker family (just how long is the shelf life for droids anyways?), but actually, hiding right here on earth among us humans...

Foxconn Will Deploy Robots To Build Apple’s Next iPhone

07/06/2014, Robots are naturally more efficient than human beings. This is because they do not require sleep or food, and won’t be distracted by things such as conversation with its co-workers or standing around the water cooler while gossiping about what goes on...

North Carolina To Outlaw Fishing, Hunting Drones

07/04/2014, Being a drone is not much fun these days, at least the non-military ones. After all, you are not only banned from flying over all national parks across the U.S., you are also not allowed by the FAA to perform deliveries. Might as well add another hammer...

Animatronic Robot Makes Eye Contact With Spectator While Dancing

07/02/2014, (Female Figure) 2014, an animatronic robot from Jordan Wolfson is capable of performing a dance right in front of a full length mirror all the while looking to make eye contact with the spectator. Of course, as you can view in the video above, it does not...

Robot Minesweeper Could Prevent Loss Of Life

07/01/2014, There are many departments or areas that one will be able to contribute to the military, although those who are on the field, so to speak, do experience a whole lot more elements of danger than their counterparts sitting comfortably from the command...

Robots To Roam Decommissioned Nuclear Sites

06/30/2014, I am quite sure that no one in their right mind would want to hang around a site where a nuclear explosion went off some time ago, as you can never tell just how much radiation there is left behind simply by looking. Well, good thing robots have no such...

Ladybird Solar-Powered Robot Could Help Farm Hands

06/30/2014, Farming is long and hard work, but it can be rewarding too, especially when you take into consideration that you know what exactly you are eating. Not only that, it gives you a greater appreciation of nature, but why not enlist the help of technology to...

BugJuggler Robot Juggles Cars, How’s That For A Trick?

06/30/2014, Robots are starting to be more and more pervasive in our world, never mind that they have long ruled assembly and inspection lines in factories. Japan has a couple of robot museum guides who look so lifelike, they might have just taken a huge leap into...

Robot Understands Natural Language Commands

06/26/2014, After so many years of working, developing and refining Honda’s ASIMO robot, plenty of work still needs to be done in order to help it understand humans better. You still cannot bark orders at ASIMO for it to bring you a drink, or pick up your socks....

Are Peeping Toms Using Drones Now?

06/24/2014, The use of drones by the masses have certainly raised its fair share of concern by certain quarters – and the FAA has even gone ahead to ban the use of drones when it comes to deliveries. It looks like the Amazon Prime Air program would find it...

Mars Rover Curiosity Celebrates First Anniversary With A Selfie

06/24/2014, Selfies are a hot trend these days. It looks like as if everyone who has a smartphone with a front-facing camera is in on this, everyone from your average joe and jane to celebrities and politicians. We now welcome something entirely different in the...

CNN Explores Possibility Of Drones In Reporting

06/24/2014, When it comes to the use of drones, there are many viewpoints to the situation. Some places like U.S. national parks have banned drones outright for the right reasons, while there are also others like the French football team who were spied on by a drone....