Robots are a fact of life. Soon they will kill us. We'd like to document the coming apocalypse

Cyberdyne Robo-Suit

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Paralyzed individuals may be able to walk again with aid from the Cyberdyne suit out of Japan. Yoshiyuki Sankai, a professor at Tsukuba University ...

Zeno Won’t Slaughter You and Your Kin

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Although he may look like something out of Geppetto's workshop, Zeno is actually the creation of roboticist Dave Hanson. Hanson recognizes that the robopocalypse ...

Robotic Spy Plane Inspired By The Pterodactyl

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Paleontologist Sankar Chatterjee of Texas Tech University, aeronautical engineer Rick Lind of the University of Florida, and their students Andy Gedeon and Brian Roberts are ...

3D Stereo Vision Robot Kit

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Surveyor introduced a new open source 3D stereo vision system for robotics and remote monitoring known as Surveyor SVS. It features dual processors, dual cameras, ...

Das Unterseebot

Das Unterseebot...

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MIT's newest autonomous undersea vehicle, or AUV, is a doozy. Odyssey IV, as the sub is dubbed, can dive up (down?) to 6000 meters, ...

Catchbot Catches Balls, Plays Fetch

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Getting robots to throw balls is much easier then getting them to catch stuff. For throwing all you need is a fancy catapult really. Catching ...

Microsoft Demos Robotic Receptionist, Future of Spatial ‘Puting

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At the EmTech 08 Emerging Technologies Conference yesterday at MIT, Microsoft discussed the concept of "spatial computing" and how it will play an important role ...

World’s Smallest Robot To Play Soccer, Fix Your Tiny Inside Parts

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A group of eight University of Waterloo undergrads are working on what will be the world's smallest radio-frequency controlled robot. Measuring a ridiculously small ...

Self-Assembling Stomach Bot Is Like A Snake In Your Gut

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Researchers from Israel are working on a swallowable camera that can be used to diagnose and treat illnesses. This camera would be controlled by robotic ...

Robotic Wheelchair Points to Dawn of Cyborgs

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Researchers at MIT are developing a robotic wheelchair that will memorize the layout of a building, then take the user where he/she wants to go ...

SentiSight Sets Sights on Seeing, Alliteration

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Robots need to see, right? Well, new tech will offer robotics programmers another way to let their bots recognize objects in their surroundings. ...

Robotic Prius Helps Environment, Tolls Death Knell for Humanity

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Last week there was a Prius driving itself around downtown San Francisco. Magic, you ask? No, this car was driven by something far ...