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CUBESTORMER 3 Crushes World Record In Solving Rubik’s Cube

03/16/2014, It was just a few days ago when we brought you word that the CUBESTORMER 3 robot was being prepared to potentially smash whatever world records that stand in its way, especially when it comes to solving the Rubik’s Cube. Well, it seems that this...

CUBESTORMER 3 Intends To Solve Rubik’s Cube

03/13/2014, What are some of the hardest puzzles that you have played with in the past, especially during your younger days? I am quite sure that for many of us, it is the Rubik’s Cube that has confounded us for a fair number of years, until frustration reaches a...

Roboclams To Function As Smart Anchors

03/13/2014, Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, or so the saying goes, and when it comes to the realm of science, why reinvent the wheel when nature already provides us with the relevant examples of how to run things efficiently? Want to fly? Look to the...

Soft Robotic Fish Could Fool You Into Thinking It Is Real

03/13/2014, We have talked about robotic fish in the past, so this particular area of development is far from new and unchartered. However, what we have seen so far in the past pales in comparison to this latest invention from MIT researchers, as this new robotic...

KUKA Robot Falls To Timo Boll In Ping Pong Match

03/11/2014, It was not too long after Valentine’s Day when we brought you word that German table tennis (or ping pong) champ as well as the former top player in the world for that sport, Timo Boll, would go up against a one handed robot known as KUKA in a game of...

Robotic Stripper Spotted At CeBIT

03/11/2014, Now here is a novel idea – a robot that functions as a pole dancer, gyrating its hips in an enticing manner, hoping to grab your attention. I suppose it would be pretty ironic if there was some sort of credit card machine built within the robotic...

Privacy Features To Be Embedded In Humanoid Robots

03/10/2014, I guess it goes without saying that for humans to interact with humanoid robots is a whole lot easier and emotionally involving compared to a regular, traditional robot that we know it as. Having said that, it seems that researchers from Oxford are...

CUPID Drone Comes With 80,000 Volt Stun Gun

03/09/2014, Are all drones peaceful? Not so on the battlefield, although the likes of the Amazon Prime Air program would be welcome by folks with open arms. The CUPID drone might sound as though it is oozing with love and will do its bit to send that engagement ring...

One Armed Ping Pong Robot Hopes To Dispatch Off Opponents With Ease

03/09/2014, Robots might not be in line to take over the world from us humans (yet), but this does not mean that they are not biding their time. After all, robots have certainly helped us out in the industrialization of the nations. Just take a stroll through any...

Robotic Prosthesis Turns Man Into Extra Skilled Drummer

03/06/2014, What would you do if you were to grow an extra limb? Embrace the oddity as well as advantage of it all, of course! Jason Barnes from Atlanta who had his right arm amputated from below the elbow two years back was on the receiving end of a robotic...

AeroTrainer Helps Athletes In Training While In The Air

03/06/2014, Drones might be useful when it comes to delivering packages to your doorstep without the need for a delivery person, or to help clear up air pollution, or simply to bring the power of Internet connectivity to remote areas. Well, how about using a flying...

China To Deploy Drones To Deal With Pollution

03/06/2014, If you have been following the news, or if you have friends who have recently visited China, or if you live in China yourself, you’re probably more than aware of the pollution plaguing China’s cities at the moment. Pollution on any level is bad, but...

Facebook Rumored To Acquire Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

03/04/2014, Back in 2013, Google revealed one of their projects which was dubbed Project Loon. It wasn’t short for “loony”, but short for balloon which is what Google deployed in far-flung areas where internet access might not be so readily available. Basically...

Body Suit Turns You Into Superman

03/03/2014, Ever wondered how it would feel like if you were a whole lot stronger than you are now? You know, the macho images of a buffed up beefcake who charms the ladies with his smooth words as well as tanned and well sculpted body. Well, one need not be born...