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The Best Gadgets of 2017

The Best Gadgets of 2017

The year has just begun, but there are already new consumer electronics and toys that are going to be the best gadgets of 2017....

Apr 24 2017, 10:50am CDT

iRobot Updates Roomba Vacuum Robots

iRobot Updates Roomba Vacuum Robots

US-based advanced technology company iRobot has announced an update to the iRobot HOME App that will let its Roomba robot prov...

Mar 29 2017, 3:19am CDT

Mars Colonization: NASA’s Valkyrie and Origami-Inspired Robots are Shaping the Way

Mars Colonization: NASA’s Valkyrie and Origami-Inspired Robots are Shaping the Way

Although the Valkyrie (R5) robot is never going to set foot on Mars the humanoid space robot created is a glimpse into the futu...

Mar 21 2017, 8:14am CDT

Scientists Start Planning for Doomsday

Scientists Start Planning for Doomsday

Scientists have teamed up artificial intelligence boosters to help predict many things, like when we will have teleportation or...

Mar 3 2017, 11:07am CST

Hatchimals and Beyond: Your First Look at the Toys Your Kids Will Want from Spin Master

Hatchimals and Beyond: Your First Look at the Toys Your Kids Will Want from Spin Master

Spin Master is the company behind some of the toys that probably haunt your nightmares - they are the ones that your kids won't...

Feb 21 2017, 7:55am CST

Artificial Intelligence Gets Aggressive Without Being Provoked

Artificial Intelligence Gets Aggressive Without Being Provoked

Last year, we reported on Stephen Hawking issuing a warning that the continuation of of AI will either be "the best, or the wor...

Feb 13 2017, 12:30pm CST

500 Years of Evolution of Robots on Display in London Exhibition

500 Years of Evolution of Robots on Display in London Exhibition

An exhibition held recently in London displayed half a millennium worth of evolution in the science of robotics....

Feb 8 2017, 5:22am CST

Robots Predicted to Replace 250,000 British Public Jobs soon

Robots Predicted to Replace 250,000 British Public Jobs soon

Nearly 250,000 jobs in Britain's public sector could be replaced by websites and artificially intelligent "chat bots" in the n...

Feb 7 2017, 7:48am CST

Middle Class Jobs at Risk of Taken by Robots

Middle Class Jobs at Risk of Taken by Robots

The careers of the middle class are slated to undergo a robotic automation process in the near future....

Feb 6 2017, 11:32am CST

Scientists Creat Tiny Underwater Robots to Study Oceans

Scientists Create Tiny Underwater Robots to Study Oceans

The miniature robot can help answer some basic questions about the life lurking in the oceans...

Jan 25 2017, 7:25am CST

These Tiny Underwater Robots Mimic Planktons in Ocean

These Tiny Underwater Robots Mimic Planktons in Ocean

Scientists have sent myriad small robots underwater to map the ocean floors of the world....

Jan 25 2017, 6:59am CST

EU Proposes Legal Status and Kill Switch for Robots

EU Proposes Legal Status and Kill Switch for Robots

The EU has proposed the building of a self-limiting device in smart robots....

Jan 13 2017, 10:24am CST

CES 2017: LG Previews Advanced AI Robots

CES 2017: LG Previews Advanced AI Robots

LG will be showcasing latest technology at the event in style...

Jan 3 2017, 11:39am CST

Humans Marrying Robots? It's a Big Possibility

Humans Marrying Robots? It's a Big Possibility

We are still arguing about the validity of marriages between people of the same sex, but scientists are already looking toward...

Dec 27 2016, 10:21am CST

New York Toy Fair 2017: Everything You Need to Know

New York Toy Fair 2017: Everything You Need to Know

The Toy Fair in New York is the place to find out what the next hard to find Holiday toys (think Hatchimals) will be for the Ho...

Dec 20 2016, 12:36am CST

Surgical Robots won't Replace Human Surgeons Believe Experts

Surgical Robots won't Replace Human Surgeons Believe Experts

Surgical robots are suitable for complicated surgery but they would not replace human surgeons any time soon, said experts pre...

Nov 13 2016, 9:44am CST

Elon Musk Thinks Robots Will Take All Jobs So We Need Universal Basic Income

Elon Musk Thinks Robots Will Take All Jobs So We Need Universal Basic Income

Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, fears that the field of robotics will takeover all the careers leaving humanity high and dry. May...

Nov 7 2016, 4:34am CST

The Best Toy Robots for Holidays 2016

The Best Toy Robots for Holidays 2016

Toy robots can teach your kids how to program or become their pets. Robots for kids have become dramatically powerful over the...

Nov 7 2016, 1:03am CST

Soft Robots Mimic Human Muscles Help With Physical Therapy

Soft Robots Mimic Human Muscles Help With Physical Therapy

The field of soft robotics science has yielded human muscle mimicry that could prove to be therapeutically useful in the future...

Oct 13 2016, 8:24am CDT

Robots may Replace Humans as Nursing Assistants

Robots may Replace Humans as Nursing Assistants

The next time you visit a hospital, do not be surprised if you find robots as your new nursing assistants.Robots can imitate hu...

Oct 7 2016, 5:02am CDT

MIT Scientists Create 3D Printed Robots with ‘Shock-Absorbing’ Skins

MIT Scientists Create 3D Printed Robots with ‘Shock-Absorbing’ Protective Skins

New method will not only ensure the safety and durability of soft robots but also make their movements more precise...

Oct 4 2016, 9:58am CDT

MegaBots Season 1 Trailer Released!

MegaBots Season 1 Trailer Released

Megabots have spent the last year working on preparations for the Giant Robot Duel - they destroyed, fixed, redesigned, and tes...

Sep 14 2016, 12:09pm CDT

World's First Robotic Eye Operation

World's First Robotic Eye Operation

Professor of Ophthalmology Robert MacLaren and Dr. Thomas Edwards, Nuffield Medical Fellow, have performed the first robotic ey...

Sep 14 2016, 11:15am CDT

Report: Robots To Eliminate Jobs By 2021

Report: Robots To Eliminate Jobs By 2021

By 2021, a report from market research company Forrester revealed that 6% of all job in the US will have been taken over by rob...

Sep 14 2016, 7:27am CDT

Robots Will Commit More Crime than Humans by 2040 Says Future Expert

Robots Will Commit More Crime than Humans by 2040 Says Future Expert

Hacked robots could be used for terrorist attacks....

Sep 9 2016, 3:47am CDT

Sex Robots will be Better in Bed than Humans

Sex Robots will be Better in Bed than Humans

It is being surmised that sex robots will surpass human beings as sex objects worthy of one’s desire in the future....

Sep 8 2016, 11:37am CDT

These Mobile Robots Learn to Move Together Without Colliding

These Mobile Robots Learn to Move Together Without Colliding

A group of robots are learning how to work in tandem without any collisions....

Sep 8 2016, 11:28am CDT

The Pentagon Has Some Fears About Robots

The Pentagon Has Some Fears About Robots

Within the last decade or so, we have undergone a lot of changes in the sphere of artificial intelligence and weapon systems. N...

Sep 6 2016, 1:14pm CDT

NASA Prepares Robots for the Journey to Mars

NASA Prepares Robots for the Journey to Mars

NASA is to prime robots as part of its Space Robotics Challenge for future space voyages to the Red Planet....

Aug 17 2016, 11:49am CDT

New Artificial Muscle to Help Make Soft Robots

New Artificial Muscle to Help Make Soft Robots

A team of researchers has developed a new type of artificial muscle for soft robotics that can support a broad range of motion...

Jul 22 2016, 5:22am CDT

Sony to Develop Robots that Connect Emotionally with Owners

Sony to Develop Robots that Connect Emotionally with Owners

Japanese tech giant Sony announced on Wednesday that it was working on developing a robot which can connect emotionally with p...

Jun 29 2016, 1:34am CDT

Elon Musk Now Wants to Build Domestic Robots

Elon Musk $1 Billion OpenAI to Build Robots for Household

Elon Musk has started a one billion dollar nonprofit setup called OpenAI which will build domestic robots....

Jun 22 2016, 5:02am CDT

Snail Brains Used to Make Robots Smarter

Snail Brains Used to Make Robots Smarter

Robots are slowly starting to take over the world, and there have been some pretty intense questions about whether or not that...

Jun 6 2016, 12:09pm CDT

Robots carry out work more safely with assistive technology: Study

Robots carry out work more safely with assistive technology: Study

London, June 4 (IANS) Robots carry out their tasks more safely if they are controlled by another technology making them more su...

Jun 4 2016, 9:57pm CDT

Robots Can Feel Pain and React to Pain

Robots Can Feel and React to Pain

The future is here. Robots in the times to come will feel pain so that humans don’t have to....

May 28 2016, 9:28am CDT

Researches Develop Method to Program Robots With a Virtual Dog

Researches Develop Method to Program Robots With a Virtual Dog

While playing with your pooch at home helps evoke love and compassion in you, researchers from Washington State University are...

May 17 2016, 4:47am CDT

Hydrostatic Transmission Gives Robots Human Like Movements

Hydrostatic Transmission Gives Robots Human Like Movements

Watch the video below of the Hybrid Hydrostatic Transmission and Human Safe Haptic Telepresence Robot....

May 13 2016, 1:49am CDT

Honeybee Computer Model to Help Build Flying Robots

Honeybee Computer Model to Help Build Flying Robots

A computer model that shows how honeybees use vision to detect the movement of the world around them and avoid crashing can lea...

May 6 2016, 2:28am CDT

Elon Musk Opens Artificial Intelligence Gym To Train Robots

Elon Musk Opens Artificial Intelligence Gym To Train Robots

The CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors, Elon Musk inaugurated an artificial intelligence gymnasium called OpenAI Gym for exercising...

Apr 30 2016, 8:40am CDT

Humaniod Robots to soon Treat Social Disorders

Humaniod Robots to soon Treat Social Disorders

 Humanoid robotics and computer avatars may help rehabilitate people suffering from social disorders such as schizophrenia...

Apr 12 2016, 2:36am CDT