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Amazon Prime Air gets a new drone

Amazon's new drone could bring the company one step closer 30-minute delivery, but the U.S. government is still standing in the way.

Drone buying guide 2015

Alex Zvada from Flite Test spills on his drone buying guide picks for 2015. All items (and more) can be found at the Flite Test store:

5 awesome high-tech toys your kids will love

From robots who teach STEM skills to a tablet just for them, these gifts will be a huge hit with your kids (and with you) this holiday season.

FliteTest interviews FPV's Top Pilots

Flite Test's Josh Bixler interviews top FPV pilots: Steele "Mr. Steele" Davis, Chad "Final Glide AUS" Nowak, Jonathon "Skitzo" Davis, and Carlos "Charpu" Puertolas at F3Expo 2015.

Final Glide AUS: Masters of Freestyle finalist

Alex Zvada from Flite Test talks to Chad "FinalGlideAUS" about taking the Masters of Freestyle championship at F3Expo 2015.

Mr. Steele: Masters of Freestyle finalist

Steele "Mr. Steele" Davis talks about competing in the Masters of Freestyle competition at F3Expo 2015 with Flite Test's Alex Zvada.

Team Flite Test's Specialized Drones

Josh Bixler and Alex Zvada from Flite Test talk about their team’s specialized drones and discuss team MultiGP’s custom builds at F3Expo 2015.

Alpha2 robot

The first affordable robot servant, Alpha2, is now in development

Don’t set your expectations of its capabilities too high.

Robohon robot doubles as smartphone

Sharp's cute robot is on show at the Ceatec electronics show outside Tokyo.

Google's new products, Tesla autopilot, humanoid robots - The Wrap

WrapGoogle updates Nexus lineup, Tesla's autopilot software update is coming, Google and Microsoft drop lawsuits and a humanoid robot gives us a glimpse of the future. Follow host Nick Barber on Twitter @nickjb.

A robot walks into an Apple Store...

The line outside Apple's Palo Alto store for the iPhone 6S wasn't entirely human. A tele-presence robot brought a touch of the future.

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R2-D2 robot fridge is the droid you're looking for

The remote-controlled R2 unit can chill your drinks and deliver them.

PCWorld News

Home air quality sensor stores data in the cloud

The $200 sensor can help monitor PM2.5 particles, which have been linked to disease

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Androids will greet guests at Japanese smart hotel

The Henn-na Hotel in southern Japan will have face-recognition programs instead of door keys.R

panasonic robot vacuum

Panasonic's triangular robot vacuum is aimed squarely at corners

Rulo's brushes can get deep into tight spots and sense invisible dust

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iRobot's latest Roomba robot is designed for hackers

iRobot announces the Create 2 which enthusiasts can either program themselves or use as a foundation for additional hardware.