Don't-Miss Robot Stories
High-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has his sights set on building robots that can do housework, have conversations, and play games.
I tested out the First Law robot, which was build with the sole purpose of injuring its user. It's meant to start a serious discussion about AI.
Roboticist and artist, Alexander Reben, says he created the first robot build for the sole purpose of inflicting pain on people, all to get them talking about artificial intelligence.
Two companies are hoping to make underwater exploration accessible to everyone by building low cost, easy to use aquatic robots.
It’s the robot that had Computex talking, but what’s Zenbo all about? I sat down with Asus Chairman Jonney Shih to find out more about the bot and why Asus decided the time is right for a robot.
As drones have gained popularity, so has the sport of drone fighting. Pilots from around the world gather to go head to head for a chance to become top drone.
Asus' Zenbo is a cute home robot that follows voice commands from its owner.
Makani's energy kite is an airborne wind turbine that aims to generate more energy using less materials.
The "Seacharger" hopes to become the first unmanned vehicle to cross an ocean using only solar energy during its month-long voyage from California to Hawaii.
The Trainerbot is a smart ping pong robot that aims to take your skills to the next level.
Meet BB-8 - the app-enabled Droid that's as authentic as it is advanced. Right now you can buy him on Amazon for 17% off his regular list price.
Six groups of trucks just took part in the EU Truck Platooning Challenge, an international test of autonomous truck driving technology.
The highly rated Roomba 880 cleaning robot is currently discounted $105 and can be purchased via Amazon for $594.99.
If data science can be used to craft a brand-new beer, why shouldn't an autonomous droid deliver the accompanying pizza?
Hanson Robotics' latest prototype may one day deliver super-intelligence with a smile, but right now she's just kind of rude.
Picking up where Roomba leaves off, the Braava has three different cleaning modes to tackle challenges that just aren't appropriate for a robot vacuum cleaner.
With a firmware update and an app for your Apple Watch or Android Wear device, you'll be able to manage the Botvac from your wrist.
The Alpha 2 from UBTech might cost $1,300, but you have to pay to play in the pricey world of service droids.
Anyone who has ever watched a political debate has probably wished they could influence the words coming out of candidates' mouths. Now, machine learning is making that possible -- at least to some extent.
Let's face it—you're going to have as much fun with these toys as your kids will. And that's just fine.
Don’t set your expectations of its capabilities too high.