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Firefighting Drone Built By Students

09/09/2014, While drones do come in pretty handy to provide an eagle’s eye view of a particular place, how about taking things another step further in a different direction by making sure that this drone will not only be able to check things out visually from...

Robot Gets Abused And Continues To Function Just Fine

09/09/2014, A group of researchers from Harvard and Cornell have worked together to come up with an amazing new “soft” robot which would definitely bring back memories of a certain Gumby character, save for the fact that this particular squishy robot does not...

Amazon Shows Off Drone Store

09/09/2014, This coming Christmas, are you looking forward to the possibility of having a drone wrapped as a gift for you under the tree? Perhaps, or you happen to know of someone who would like to have a drone as a gift – either way, it would be beneficial to...

Couch Gets The Motorized Treatment

09/04/2014, Are all couches created equal? Apparently not, although it can be pretty difficult to tell right from the get go with this particular iteration. This particular couch so happens to be an innovation that will introduce an entire new dimension to the term...

New Robotic Dog Simulation Center To Train Up And Coming Vets

09/03/2014, Four years ago, the world’s first robotic dog simulator was revealed to the pleasant surprise for many up and coming vets, as it allowed one to actually work with what looks as close to the real deal as possible. Well, since then, work has been done...

Japanese Bipedal Robot Hits 2.6mph Speed

09/02/2014, A research team from the University of Tokyo has revealed one of their latest creations, which is touted to be one of the fastest two-legged robots in the world. Just how fast is this little critter able to go? Well, we are looking at speeds of up to 4.2...

SoftBank’s Pepper Robot To Go On Sale In The U.S.

09/02/2014, SoftBank of Japan, a company that most people would associate with mobile phone services, has announced that they have worked on a plan to sell their very own robot known as “Pepper” over in the U.S. within a year’s time. Pepper happens to be a...

Fuji Xerox Printed Delivers Documents Right To Your Desk

08/30/2014, I am quite sure that for many of us who happen to work in a traditional office setup can so identify with the following – our computers are connected to a network printer, so each time that we hit the Print button on our respective computers, we...

Project Wing Is Google’s Attempt At A Drone Delivery Service

08/29/2014, Back in 2013, Amazon unveiled a pretty awesome idea which is to use drones to make deliveries. This is a great idea because it would mean that some packages could be delivered on the same day that you ordered them. Unfortunately that idea has since been...

Pininfarina Comes Up With Sky Rider Drone

08/27/2014, Pininfarina, the Italian company whose claim to fame includes the designing of Ferraris, has something else that might just tickle your fancy this time around – with the design of this drone that is aptly known as the Sky Rider. Of course, taking...

Ozobot Pre-Orders Now Available

08/27/2014, Ozobot is known as the “world’s smallest intelligent robot”, and it has just been announced that product pre-orders can now be made online over at Ozobot.com all the way through to October 3rd. The Ozobot can also be purchased at the MOMA museum...

Could Robots Play The Role Of A Shepherd One Day?

08/27/2014, Robots do seem to gain a higher level of acceptance in humanity, where they now serve in a restaurant in China, while another research pinpoints that humans are far more likely to obey commands from a robot than a direct human superior when working on a...

NASA Working On “Swarmies” Robots

08/27/2014, NASA is not all about rovers running around on the moon as well as on the Red Planet, you know, as the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has begun to work on a new kind of robot – or rather, robots, that could actually make...

Drone Captures Visuals Of Earthquake Damage

08/27/2014, The drone might be a misunderstood piece of technology, having been restricted to different areas of testing, all the while not being able to spend the day in the midst of nature just like how you would love to. Well, they are still a great hobbyist’s...