Roboy's 3D-printed humanoid skeleton and springy electromechanical muscles could help simulate the effects of health problems
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In this video report, we meet NAO, a nearly two-foot tall humanoid robot currently used for research, but destined for the consumer market -- if its maker can resolve privacy concerns.
This game is a demonstration of autonomous-driving technology right on your living room floor. Oh, and it's a blast to play.
Need a hug? Paro the baby harp seal is happy to oblige. But this is no toy—it's a sophisticated medical device for when traditional therapy animals aren't a practical option.
You can control the Bluetooth Fighting Robot with a handheld device, using infrared light to do battle with a robotic adversary.
The robotic toy is controlled over your home WiFi network or a network created by the robot itself.
Robots from universities and industry compete to replicate human tasks.
Now the owner of Boston Dynamics, Google rolls in to watch events at the DARPA Robotics Challenge.
An upcoming DARPA robot challenge is focused on developing robots to use tools, climb stairs, and drive cars.
Boston Dynamics' robots move like humans or four-legged animals, and one shifts its shape to fit through tight spaces.
Have we reached peak social media? Are serial entrepreneurs creepy? Will people on the Internet pay for anything? And what's on our tech holiday shopping lists? These questions may or may not be answered by Dan Moren, Jason Snell, Philip Michaels, and Susie Ochs.
The best thing about driverless cars is that robots don't get distracted. Tom Kaneshige explains why we should pry our fingers from the steering wheel and leave the road to self-driven cars.
Jason Snell is joined by Dan Frakes, Christopher Breen, and Leah Yamshon to talk tech in 30 minutes or less.
R2D2 meets Robocop, but privacy advocates worry about the robot's implications
Are an army of robotic servants Google's next bid for world domination? Google's former Android chief, Andy Rubin, is leading the charge.
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