Robots

A San Francisco Hospital Has A Helper Robot Called ‘Tug’

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A fleet of Tug travel the halls of a new San Francisco hospital, disappointing people who discover they're not THAT kind of robot.

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Meet ‘Spot,’ Google And Boston Dynamics’ Newest Nightmare-Fueling Robot

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If you thought Boston Dynamics' BigDog robot was peak nightmare fuel, say hello to "Spot", their new collaboration with Google.

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Japan Is Building A New Hotel That Will Be Staffed Completely By Robots

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Henn-na Hotel (which translates into "Strange Hotel) will feature 10 robots, including three "actroid" receptionists.

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This Adorable Little Robot Octopus Is The Fastest Underwater Vehicle

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By imitating how an octopus travels, we've created an adorable robot that can beat a Porsche.

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The Gobots Are Coming Back Because Nothing From The ’80s Can Stay Dead

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Hasbro might indeed be reviving the not-quite-as-good as Transformers robots.

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Russia Is A Bit Behind In The Robot Arms Race

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Russia needs better robots, as this clip shows us.

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Atlas, AKA Google’s Terminator, Is Now Far Quieter And Battery-Powered

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Atlas, aka the Google Terminator, now no longer needs an air hose or safety tether. It's free! And can use weapons! Yay?

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There’s Now Million-Dollar, Five-Ton, Diesel-Powered Japanese Robots For Sale On Amazon

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Japanese Amazon is now complete, because you can now buy a fully functional giant robot on it.

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Watch As Jimmy Fallon Attempts To Defeat A Robot In A Game Of Beer Pong

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Jimmy Fallon helps us find answers to some questions we had about how the Versaball robot plays beer pong.

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Five Sci-Fi Technologies That Became Reality At CES 2015

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The future is now at CES, and most of all with these five technologies.

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‘Chappie’ Looks Like A Lot Like ‘RoboCop’ In Its New Trailer

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It's a trailer about a robot police officer who discovers his humanity and fights a giant bipedal boondoggle of a robot. Yep, it's 'Chappie!'

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Robot Beer Pong Is One Way Smart Drunk People Are Still Better Than You

Empire Robotics has brought their Versaball system to Vegas and I really want to know how you get a robot drunk.

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Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid Of Artificial Intelligence

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Artificial intelligence scared the hell out of some really smart people in 2014. But it shouldn't have. Here's why.

Robots

Google’s Full Self-Driving Car Is Finally In The Prototype Stage

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The Googlecar now has headlights and safety features and other stuff that legally make it a real car. Still looks dorky, though!

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Footage From HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Proves Ed Harris Looks Amazing As The Yul Brynner Robot

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Ed Harris is amazing, I don't know why I even doubted that at all.

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Oh, Great, The Navy’s Building A Robot Shark Called The ‘GhostSwimmer’

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Just when you thought it was safe to get in the water to avoid robots, there are now robot sharks.

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Facebook Is Developing A Robot To Keep You From Acting Like An Idiot On Facebook

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Facebook is a litany of atrocity tourism, but thanks to AI, soon they may strip out all the fun stuff.

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Check Out This Engineer’s Automated Hack That Allows Him To Endlessly Swipe Right On Tinder

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If you've ever grown tired of swiping right on Tinder, this engineer may have found the intricate solution for you: robots.

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Bruce Willis Wants You To Have ‘A Little Fun’ With Robots In The Trailer For ‘Vice’

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A suddenly rebelious android pits Thomas Jane against Bruce Willis in the trailer for 'Vice'.


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