Humanoid Robot Pepper Reading Emotions Goes on Sale in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Softbank Corp. is entering the robotics business with its cooing, gesturing and sympathetic Pepper humanoid-on-wheels that it says is designed for companionship and can decipher human emotions. The Japanese...
Jun 5 2014, 4:59am CDT
From Sci-Fi To CyPhy: iRobot Founder Takes To The Skies The excerpt below comes from Forbes/Wolfe Emerging Technology Report’s recent full-length interview with Helen Greiner, co-founder of iRobot and founder and CEO of CyPhy Works. In 1990, she co-founded iRobot [...
Feb 4 2014, 9:15am CST
Cars Will Become Endpoints By 2015 First there was the PC. Then came the smartphone, followed by tablets. After that, endpoints began popping up all over the place. If an endpoint is a single user device with a human interface and an...
Jan 29 2014, 2:20am CST
Auto Tech: Coming Soon To A Tire Near You A few years back, on a weeklong bus tour of Continental AG’s technology and engineering centers in Germany, one item attracted more attention from journalists than nearly any of the other whiz-bang connected-car stuff:...
Jan 28 2014, 5:35am CST
Gadget Watch: iPhone case lets you see heat Gadget Watch: iPhone case lets you see heat, to spot leaky insulation or moisture
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Remember the alien with heat vision in the movie "Predator"? You, too, can now stalk people in the jungle...
Jan 10 2014, 1:21pm CST
AT&T Offers Up Triple Play For Carmakers AT&T, like other wireless carriers, long ago realized that while a customer may come looking for just a single service, persuading them to sign up for additional ones makes it inconvenient for them to leave for a...
Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm CST
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Dec 21 2013, 12:28pm CST
Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG unveiled The new 2013 G63 AMG impresses with a state-of-the-art powertrain, expressive new design and improved efficiency. All this is largely attributable to the AMG 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine delivering 544 hp and the AMG SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7-speed automatic transmission.
Apr 19 2012, 3:05am CDT
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