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Boston Dynamics' ATLAS Robot Is Now a Backflipping Cyborg Supersoldier

BOSTON DYNAMICS' ATLAS ROBOT IS NOW A BACKFLIPPING CYBORG SUPERSOLDIER

10 minutes ago, I was cautiously optimistic that one day we'd live and work side-by-side with robots in perfect harmony. Then Boston...

Google's former robotics division has a backflipping robot now, and everything is fine

GOOGLE'S FORMER ROBOTICS DIVISION HAS A BACKFLIPPING ROBOT NOW, AND EVERYTHING IS FINE

YouTube/Boston Dynamics Boston Dynamics is back with updates to Atlas, its humanoid robot. Now, Atlas can do a backflip. Google sold...

 
 
 
IRobot's Colin Angle on the Home Run of Robotics

IROBOT'S COLIN ANGLE ON THE HOME RUN OF ROBOTICS

When it comes to consumer robotics, iRobot has to be the poster child. It was born 27 years ago out of MIT, founded by legendary roboticist...

MekaMon Smartphone Controlled Robot With Augmented Reality

MEKAMON SMARTPHONE CONTROLLED ROBOT WITH AUGMENTED REALITY

Reach Robotics have created a new smartphone controlled robot called the MekaMon which has been created to combine both real-world...

 
 
 
The AR-powered fighting MekaMon robot goes on sale at Apple Stores

THE AR-POWERED FIGHTING MEKAMON ROBOT GOES ON SALE AT APPLE STORES

After selling out of its initial run of 500, U.K.-based Reach Robotics scored a $7.5 million funding round to help it produce a more...

MekaMon is a $300 battle robot that fights in AR and your living room

MEKAMON IS A $300 BATTLE ROBOT THAT FIGHTS IN AR AND YOUR LIVING ROOM

MekaMon is a real-life robot battler. Players use a mobile app on their iOS or Android devices to control a physical machine that looks...

 
 
 
For the next six hours you can guide a robot through a web of miniature Reddit-themed escape rooms

FOR THE NEXT SIX HOURS YOU CAN GUIDE A ROBOT THROUGH A WEB OF MINIATURE REDDIT-THEMED ESCAPE ROOMS

Something weird is about to happen on Reddit. Starting at 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday, an AI-powered robot the size of a computer mouse will...

Boston Dynamics SpotMini dog bot - future pet?

BOSTON DYNAMICS SPOTMINI DOG BOT - FUTURE PET?

GadgetyNews - Low Jargon: High Tech Boston Dynamics has unveiled their next-generation autonomous walking robot. The quadruped SpotMini...

 
 
 
Campaign Against Killer Robots Depicts Bleak Future as Nations Meet

CAMPAIGN AGAINST KILLER ROBOTS DEPICTS BLEAK FUTURE AS NATIONS MEET

This video is the stuff of nightmares. It depicts A.I.-directed drones loaded with small amounts of explosive, seeking out and killing...

SPEEDY COLLISION DETECTOR COULD MAKE ROBOTS BETTER HUMAN ASSISTANTS

 
 
 
AI-Powered Microscope Counts Malaria Parasites in Blood Samples

AI-POWERED MICROSCOPE COUNTS MALARIA PARASITES IN BLOOD SAMPLES

Silicon Valley teams up with a Chinese microscope manufacturer to deploy deep learning to diagnose malaria

Shark Tank: Robin, Robotic Lawn Care Service, Fails to Get A Deal

SHARK TANK: ROBIN, ROBOTIC LAWN CARE SERVICE, FAILS TO GET A DEAL

Robin Next up are Justin Crandall and Bart Lomont of Robin, seeking $500,000 for five percent equity. Robin uses robots to make lawn...

 
 
 
Saudi Arabia Beheading First Female Robot Citizen Is Fake News

SAUDI ARABIA BEHEADING FIRST FEMALE ROBOT CITIZEN IS FAKE NEWS

Saudi Arabia beheading the first female robot citizen is fake news. There is no truth to a report that the government of Saudi Arabia...

EA is buying Titanfall creators Respawn

EA IS BUYING TITANFALL CREATORS RESPAWN

The earth-encrusted behemoth known as EA is buying robot-befriending studio Respawn Entertainment for as much as $455 million. The...

 
 
 
Square Enix Releases These Awesome Nier: Automata Figures Next Year

SQUARE ENIX RELEASES THESE AWESOME NIER: AUTOMATA FIGURES NEXT YEAR

Fans of sexy androids, surprisingly deep meditations on AI consciousness, and adorable killer robots know that Nier: Automata is a...

In Amazon's game engine, voice actors can now be replaced with robots

IN AMAZON'S GAME ENGINE, VOICE ACTORS CAN NOW BE REPLACED WITH ROBOTS

Enlarge / There's nothing creepy about this disembodied head used to demo a robot-powered voice service, Amazon. Nothing creepy at...

 
 
 
Become a Robot in the Latest Sonic Forces Trailer

BECOME A ROBOT IN THE LATEST SONIC FORCES TRAILER

Today, SEGA released another new trailer for the upcoming Sonic Forces. This time around, we get a great look at some good, old fashioned...

Sony aibo is back: 5 things to know

SONY AIBO IS BACK: 5 THINGS TO KNOW

Sony's aibo is back and, more than a decade after the robot dog project was shuttered, there's a newer, smarter version to steal your...

 
 
 
Retailers are gearing up for Fingerling fever as a $15 robot monkey toy flies off shelves

RETAILERS ARE GEARING UP FOR FINGERLING FEVER AS A $15 ROBOT MONKEY TOY FLIES OFF SHELVES

Fingerlings are robotic monkey toys that attach to fingers and sing songs when prompted. The toys, which launched in August, are already...

Sony reboots Aibo with AI and extra kawaii

SONY REBOOTS AIBO WITH AI AND EXTRA KAWAII

The rumors had it right: Sony is rebooting its robot dog, Aibo, announcing a new four-legged companion AI-powered bot incoming with...