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Nadine Is A Social Robot That Can Keep You Company

12/30/2015, It seems that in Singapore, robotic breakthroughs are starting to become more common. Just recently Ngee Ann Polytechnic unveiled a robot that would help the elderly with their exercises, and now Nanyang Technological University has announced that they...

Disney’s VertiGo Robot Car Can Drive Up Walls

12/29/2015, Disney Research has been working on a new robot in collaboration with ETH Zurich, they have been working to fix the fundamental problem with robot cars, which is that when they hit a wall they can’t do much except stop or reverse. VertiGo is the...

5 Jobs Robots Could Take Over, One Day

12/28/2015, Computers were designed to make our lives more efficient, such as being able to calculate more complex mathematical equations faster than it would take us to even begin to understand what was being asked of us. They also automate tasks like turning on the...

Senior Citizens Exercise Alongside Robots In Singapore

12/28/2015, Robots and senior citizens could end up as very good buddies in the near future, thanks to the Singapore government’s “Digital Inclusion” initiative. One segment of this initiative will see the Singapore government work alongside Ngee Ann...

FAA Drone Registration Sees 45,000 Registrations In 2 Days

12/23/2015, A couple of days ago we reported that drone owners could now register their drones with the FAA. We expect that there will be plenty of drone owners out there who think that they can get away with not registering, but it seems that the program is somewhat...

Santa Gets Help From Robot Reindeer

12/23/2015, One question that many children will ask each Christmas in starry-eyed wonder – how does Santa actually distribute all of his presents to children worldwide in a single night? That is something for parents to answer, but in the meantime, we can sit...

Google’s Robots Wish You A Terrifying Merry Christmas

12/23/2015, The common methods of greeting someone for the holidays involve sending them a card or a message or email, maybe call them if you’re feeling particularly generous with your feelings, Google on the other hand thinks it okay to terrify you as you...

Fallen Drone Came Close to Striking Skier

12/22/2015, Drones have definitely had their fair share of coverage in the news, even more so when owners are required to register their flying machines with the FAA. Having said that, here is one bit of news that might just make us be more wary of these remote...

Drone Owners Can Start Registering Their Drones With The FAA

12/22/2015, Last month the FAA announced that drone owners would be required to register their drones with the agency. The drone registration act is expected to come into effect on the 21st of December, 2015 meaning that if you haven’t registered your drone...

Twitter Drone A Possibility?

12/21/2015, Drones are pretty interesting devices – especially when you think out of the box to applying its use, although they will now need to be registered with the FAA with each purchase. While drones are also said to be a decent tool for making deliveries,...

LG To Debut Vacuum Cleaner With Augmented Reality At CES 2016

12/21/2015, Augmented reality is a pretty cool piece of technology. For those unfamiliar, basically it overlays digital information on top of the real-world, so for example you could point your camera at an object, and digital information like its brand, size, and...

Robotic Glove Lets The Blind “See” With Their Hands

12/18/2015, While bats can find their way around sound, the same cannot be said for humans. What this means for humans who are visually impaired or blind is that they have to rely on other people to guide them, use a walking stick, or be familiar enough with their...

Australian PM And Honda’s Asimo Snaps Selfie

12/17/2015, While robots in this day and age have not quite achieved the kind of sentient level that science fiction movies love to portray, this does not mean that there has been no progress in the robotics department. Honda’s Asimo, for instance, has improved by...

Drone Spares Nude Dancers The Blushes

12/17/2015, Drones – they have certainly made headlines nearly every day now, ranging from FAA registration to ISIS actually packing drones with explosives. Having said that, it seems that there are still many different and creative ways for drones to be used...