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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...

Drone Delivery Goes Wrong At Prison

08/08/2014, It was just yesterday that we reported on how a drone crashed into Yellowstone National Park’s largest hot spring – talk about landing in hot water! Well, it seems that here is another interesting drone crash that might just pique your interest...

Robots Use Wi-Fi To Gain X-Ray Vision

08/05/2014, Robots are starting to enter into our homes, classrooms and offices in order to streamline our lives further – which is not necessarily a bad thing at all, but they are still far from being the kind of robots that what we see in the movie, “I,...

Robotic Exoskeleton Lets Workers Lift Heavy Objects Effortlessly

08/05/2014, We’ve seen sci-fi movies where there are suits that people can wear that can give them a huge boost in strength, but if you were wondering how far into the future we would have to wait before we start seeing them in real life, well you won’t have to...

LAPD Hates Public Owned Drones Over Their Stations

08/04/2014, When it comes to the world of drones, much has been said and done about it. National parks certainly do not welcome drones, and now, the Los Angeles Police Department, too, are not too happy nor thrilled with the idea of having drones hover across its...

New NASA Rover Wants To Create Oxygen On Mars

08/04/2014, It seems that the upcoming rover that will be making its way over to Mars will not only be equipped to perform more archeological digs, but it will also come with a slew of machinations that will enable this next generation rover to create oxygen on the...

Hummingbirds Still Top Drones When Hovering

08/01/2014, Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and science still has a long way to go before it catches up with nature, especially in the world of drones. Hummingbirds are truly wonders of nature, as they are able to hover in mid-air through a rapid...

Jibo Robot Wants To Be Part Of Your Family

07/31/2014, When it comes to the world of robots, we are more or less familiar with robots in an assembly line at a factory, but home robots? Those are still far away in the distant future, although the Japanese are working on developing home-friendly robots to cater...

Robot Continues Working Despite Of Broken Leg

07/31/2014, Can robots actually know how feelings are like? I suppose if one could boil down feelings to a series of 1s and 0s, then it would be a phenomenal breakthrough, but until then, abstract ideas such as courage and perseverance would be difficult for a robot...

Baseball Team Enlists Help Of Robot Fans To Beef Up Home Support

07/29/2014, When it comes to the world of sports, you know that the home team will have the added advantage of not having to travel, in addition to enjoying the support of the home fans – who are sometimes known as the 12th man when it comes to the game of...

hitchBOT Starts To Make Its Way Across Canada

07/27/2014, Hitchhiking used to be something that is safe to do, many, many years ago, before there were psychos and crazy folks going around who decided that a human life was not worth a mite, and ending up with a murder case for the authorities to pursue. Well, you...

Drone Helps To Track Down A Missing Elderly Man

07/24/2014, Drones can be pretty useful at times, especially when one needs to capture large swathes of a particular land area, Martha Stewart’s farm included. This would also place the drone to be in an ideal position of looking for lost persons or a missing...