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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...

Cruise Ship To Come Equipped With Robot Bartenders

08/25/2014, The use of robots in our daily lives isn’t exactly new, and while we have heard of robot bartenders, it seems that Royal Caribbean cruise company is expected to deploy them in full on their newest cruise ship – the Quantum of the Seas. The...

MIT Study: Humans Prefer Orders From Robots Than Own Boss

08/24/2014, How well do you take orders? Well, it seems that we humans are a strange lot, at least according to this particular research that hails from folks over at the MIT which confirms how within a two-human, one-robot team that are working together toward a...

Amazon To Test Drone Deliveries In India

08/21/2014, Folks living in the U.S. would know by now that when it comes to testing out drones, there are just very few areas that have been designated for such testing to occur. The rules, however, are a whole lot more relaxed elsewhere, such as in India as the...