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Cyborg Moths Controlled Remotely

08/21/2014, If you think that entities such as the Phalanx in the X-Men series, or the Borg from Star Trek are uber cool due to their bionic enhancements, perhaps we have taken an extremely small step in such a direction. Researchers over at NC State are currently...

Scenes Of The Samsung NX Rover

08/20/2014, Most of the time, whenever we hear of the word “rover”, we would more or less think of it as a dog’s name, or being a robot that goes about on Mars to discover more about the Red Planet, beaming back crucial and important information to us here on...

HitchBOT Completes Journey Successfully

08/19/2014, It looks like all good things must come to an end, and where the hitchBOT is concerned, the same applies as well. We have followed the hitchBOT’s adventures even all the way to its halfway mark, and we are glad to say that it has completed its epic (for...

China Restaurant Relies On Robot Cooks And Servers

08/15/2014, Our previous coverage of a robot working in the food and beverage industry proved to be less than flattering, as the robot mentioned there is meant to replace humans when it comes to flipping burgers. Here is yet another example of robots potentially...

Kilobots, Assemble And Roll Out!

08/15/2014, We have covered a fair number of advancements made in the field of robotics recently, where among them include the very real possibility of making humans obsolete when it comes to flipping burgers at a restaurant. Having said that, here is yet another...

Virginia Tech Is Now A Certified Drone Test Site

08/14/2014, Owning a drone might be fun and all, but it is not a bed of roses if you would like to test your drone, as there are only half a dozen certified drone test sites throughout the entire expanse of the U.S. of A. It so happens that Virginia Tech is one of...

HitchBOT Has Completed Half Its Mission Already

08/14/2014, Hitchhiking used to be fun back in the day when society was a whole lot more decent and less depraved, and a murder or kidnapping case would have made national headlines. These days, however, you would require a whole lot of intestinal fortitude if you...

Drones Take On The Advertising World

08/14/2014, Do you think that the world has more than enough advertisements channeled through various aspects of life? Take the normal trip from your home to work – there are ads on the radio, ads in your email inbox, ads along the way in the subway and on the...

Telepresence Robots Lets You Check Out Art Gallery Remotely

08/13/2014, While we are not quite living in the age of the Jetsons, where technology has taken an all pervasive role in the life of mankind, we have made adequate levels of progress that ought to make those living in the previous century proud. Telepresence robots...

Botlr The Robotic Bellhop

08/11/2014, When you decide to spend the night at a hotel, most of the time you would get what you pay for – 5 star prices equals to 5 star service, but sometimes even the most genteel of humans do go through a bad day once in a while, and that might affect the...

Robots Could End Up Flipping Burgers Better Than Humans

08/11/2014, Are robots well on their way to dominating mankind to such an extent, that we would soon be out of a job? Not really, especially when it comes to jobs that require plenty of thought. Flipping burgers, however, can be an opportunity for robots to work at...

Smart Piano Composes Tunes Based On Cloud Formations Above

08/08/2014, The hills are alive, with the sound of music! Well, so much for the hills, but what about the cities? For those who are looking for something that is slightly different, how about a smart piano that is capable of churning out tunes depending on how the...

Robot Folds Itself

08/08/2014, It can be pretty difficult to see the transformation process of the Transformers between their vehicle and humanoid forms on the silver screen, since the action is moving along at such a fast pace, the eye loses track easily. Well, not so with this $100...