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Japanese Dancers Use Drones In Their Choreography

05/23/2014, With technology becoming part of our lives, it is no surprise that eventually it would begin creeping its way into art as well, and that’s what a dance troupe in Japan, Eleven Play, has done by choreographing a dance that includes the use of quadcopter...

The Nanabot Can Be Controlled Using Cortana

05/22/2014, Wouldn’t it be cool if our voice assistant programs, like Google Now, Siri, or Cortana, be used to control more than just our smartphones? Sure, we’ve seen hacks where they can be used to control certain things around the house, but how about a robot?...

Francesco’s Pizzeria Makes Pizza Deliveries Using Drones

05/22/2014, They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but if you so happen to be the party that is being imitated, do you actually believe that? I suppose it is true to a certain extent – after all, why reinvent the wheel, right?...

Activelink Powerloader Light PLL-04 Exoskeleton In Action

05/20/2014, I am quite sure that many of us who have watched the movie Aliens in our younger days would have had the scene where Ripley went toe to toe with the Alien, where the former wore an exoskeleton in order to help balance up the odds in the fight. Well, the...

Sir Paul McCartney Dances With Robot In Video

05/16/2014, Sir Paul McCartney was spotted jamming out on a guitar alongside a Japanese robot in his latest LP that is known as New. Macca, another name by which Sir Paul McCartney is known, decided to have Newman the Robot play a role in the video for...

Drones Capture Aerial Photos Of Luxury Home Listings

05/15/2014, Some places do not welcome drones at all, but when you are in the highly competitive real estate industry and would like to gain an advantage over the rest of the pool, is there a way for you to harness the power of technology to get the job done?...

Winking Controls Robotic Arm

05/14/2014, Robot arms are nothing new in the world of technology, but those tend to be controlled independently of a human brain, or attached as a smart prosthetic to help the disabled out. However, University of Toronto student Ryan Mintz and his team have come up...

UN Might Ban Killer Robots

05/14/2014, I am not quite sure about you, but when the term “killer robot” is used, most of the time, my mind would be ushered into the realm of science fiction movies such as HAL9000 as well as the Terminator series, although to a certain extent, you can call...

OutRunner Robot Outruns The Average Humans

05/12/2014, Unless you are Usain Bolt, the fastest man on the earth across the length of 100 meters, chances are you would not be able to last the searing pace against this little robot that could. Known as the OutRunner, perhaps its half dozen legs that has a look...

Robot Arm Fast Enough To Catch Items In Midair

05/12/2014, If there is one thing that must be said about the field of robotics, it would be this – plenty of advancements have been made in this particular department over the years, so much so that we now have the likes of the Deka Arm that can gently pick up...

Deka Robot Arm Gains FDA Approval

05/12/2014, While we do not give much thought when it comes to picking up an object, it can be a very confusing moment for robots. After all, it takes plenty of effort for a robot to figure out just how much pressure should it exert when it comes to picking up an...

Mind-Controlled Exoskeleton To Demonstrate Ability At World Cup 2014

05/08/2014, This coming June 12th at the Arena Corinthians stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, will be a historic date. After all, it signals the day when the opening ceremony of the biggest international competition in football (aka soccer), the World Cup, will kick off....

Pentagon Shows Off Atlas Robot

04/23/2014, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was treated to a firsthand look at a life-size robot known as Atlas earlier this week, where it has been deemed to be the most recent experiment by the Pentagon’s high-tech researchers. We first talked about Atlas last...