Slashdot Items Tagged "robot"

Date / Time Story
Saturday August 27, 2016 @04:41PM Domino's Will Deliver Pizza By Drone and By Robot
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:57AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:00PM 'Octobot' Is The World's First Soft-Bodied Robot
Sunday August 21, 2016 @10:32AM Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu
Sunday August 21, 2016 @10:31AM Colorado Teen Designs Robotic Arm With 3D Printing
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM 'We're Just Rentals': Uber Drivers Ask Where They Fit In a Self-Driving Future
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:51PM RealDoll CEO Aims To Make Its Sex Dolls Love You Back Via AI App
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:05PM 8 Paralyzed Patients Learn To Walk Again Using Virtual Reality
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:48PM Nicholas Carr Says Tech 'Utopia Is Creepy'
Friday August 05, 2016 @01:33PM The Pill Robot Is Coming
Saturday July 30, 2016 @02:56PM Open Source Gardening Robot 'FarmBot' Raises $560,000
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Saturday July 16, 2016 @12:41PM Robotic Exoskeletons May Become Skintight Suits
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:59PM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Friday July 08, 2016 @01:52PM Using a Bomb Robot to Kill a Suspect Is an Unprecedented Shift in Policing
Thursday July 07, 2016 @07:09PM Robot Stingray Is Powered By Rat Heart Cells
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:55AM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Saturday June 25, 2016 @10:11AM Artificially Intelligent Russian Robot Escapes...Again
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:10PM Boston Dynamics' SpotMini Is All Electric, Agile, and Has A Capable Face-Arm
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:07PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Twitch Brings CFAA and Trademark Claim Against Bot Operators
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:47PM It's Happening: A Robot Escaped a Lab In Russia and Made a Dash For Freedom
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @12:54AM Walmart Experimenting With Robotic Shopping Cart For Stores
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Sunday June 12, 2016 @06:48PM Autonomous Robot Intentionally Hurts People To Make Them Bleed
Sunday June 05, 2016 @06:36PM Siemens Now Commands An Army Of Spider Robots
Saturday June 04, 2016 @07:40PM New Swiss Robot Assists Travelers with Luggage
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Monday May 30, 2016 @07:34PM ASUS Unveils $599 Home Robot 'Zenbo'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @05:37PM Ray Kurzeil's Google Team Is Building Intelligent Chatbots
Thursday May 26, 2016 @10:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @07:17PM Researchers Teaching Robots To Feel and React To Pain
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @11:15AM Foxconn Cuts 60,000 Jobs, Replaces With Robots
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:33PM Real-Life RoboCop Guards Shopping Centers In California
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:19PM AI Will Create 'Useless Class' Of Human, Predicts Bestselling Historian
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:23PM Humanoid 'Pepper' Robot Needs US Android Programmers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @06:26PM Google's Tensor Processing Unit Could Advance Moore's Law 7 Years Into The Future
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @05:02PM Google Unveils 'Gigapixel' Camera To Preserve and Archive Art
Saturday May 14, 2016 @01:42AM Ingestible Medical Robots Could Remove Batteries From Stomachs
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:51PM Professor Surprises Students With AI Teacher Assistant
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:00PM Hyundai's New 'Wearable Robot' Gives You Super-Strength
Monday May 09, 2016 @12:10PM Creators Of Siri Demo Their Next AI Assistant Viv, It's Far More Open Platform
Sunday May 08, 2016 @08:12PM Lego Robots Crack Gesture-Based Security
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:27PM Robot Stitches Tissue By Itself Without A Real Doctor Pulling The Strings
Sunday May 01, 2016 @05:48PM Elon Musk Open Sources New 'AI Gym'
Sunday May 01, 2016 @04:45PM Robots Battle In 25th Annual FIRST Competition
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @12:34PM Chinese Security Robot Draws Dalek, Terminator Comparisons
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @09:30PM Zero Zero's Camera Drone Could Be A Robot Command Center In The Future
Saturday April 23, 2016 @07:18PM Drone Fire-Fighting Tested in Nebraska
Monday April 18, 2016 @10:08AM MIT Reveals AI Platform Which Detects 85 Percent of Cyberattacks
Saturday April 16, 2016 @06:21PM Autonomous Robots Begin Testing For New Delivery Service
Friday April 15, 2016 @07:56PM Sharp Unveils Cute Robot Phone At A Not-So-Cute $1,800 Price
Thursday April 14, 2016 @05:36PM DARPA's Latest Chip Is Designed To Be Bad At Arithmetic
Sunday April 10, 2016 @11:47AM New Bipedal Robot Demoed by Google X Company
Saturday April 09, 2016 @06:42PM IBM's Watson AI Implanted Into a Robot, Evolves, Can Now Sense Emotions
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:43PM Chat App Kik Beats Facebook To Launching a Bot Store
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:28PM People Feel Weird About Touching Robot Butts, Researchers Find
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:34PM Futuristic Suit Lets You Feel What It's Like To Be An Old Man
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:14PM Man Builds 'Scarlett Johansson' Robot From Scratch
Sunday March 27, 2016 @02:22AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:12PM Layoffs Reflect New Turbulence At High-Flying 3D Robotics
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:29PM How Uber Turned Carnegie Mellon Into a Minor Nursery For Its Research Division
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:56PM Apple Unveils Liam, An iPhone Recycling Robot That Salvages Parts
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:37PM Could You Fall In Love With This Robot?
Saturday March 19, 2016 @01:43PM Workers In China, India, USA Believe AI and Robots Will Replace Them
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:15PM Fast-Food CEO Invests In Machines Because Regulation Makes Them Cheaper Than Employees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @05:23PM Facebook's Messenger Bot Store Could Be Most Important Launch Since App Store
Thursday March 17, 2016 @02:16PM Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up For Sale In Robotics Retreat
Monday March 14, 2016 @11:59AM 6 Tiny Robotic Ants, Weighing 3.5 Oz. In Total, Pull a 3900-lb. Car
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:47PM FDA Approves Indego Exoskeleton For Clinical And Personal Use
Friday March 11, 2016 @06:22PM HPE's Haven OnDemand Offers 'Machine Learning As a Service'
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:57AM Contradictory Understandings of "Robot" Sow Confusion In US Law
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @07:50PM First Bionic Fingertip Implant Delivers Sensational Results
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:55PM BMW Showcases Self-Driving Concept Car
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @12:57PM Stretchy Squid-Inspired Skin Glows In Different Colors
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:43PM Robots May Soon Put Surgery Into the Hands of Non-Surgeons
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @12:29PM People Will Follow a Robot In an Emergency - Even If It's Wrong
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:48PM Linguistics Could Help Future Driverless Cars Cooperate Better
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:49PM Boston Dynamics' Next-Gen ATLAS Sheds the Tether
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:58PM A 19-Year-Old Made A Free Robot Lawyer That Has Appealed $3M In Parking Tickets
Saturday February 20, 2016 @03:11PM Robots Could Learn Human Values By Reading Stories, Research Suggests
Friday February 19, 2016 @12:37PM Wearable Third Arm Gives Drummers Extra Robotic Rhythm
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @08:12PM Cheap At $40,000: Phoenix Exoskeleton Gives Paraplegics Legs to Walk With
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @02:28PM World's First Robotic Farm To Produce 11 Million Heads of Lettuce Per Year
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:28PM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Monday January 25, 2016 @01:42AM To Solve a Rubik's Cube In 1 Second, It Takes a Robot
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:35AM Making a Birdhouse is Like 'Hello World' for a Versatile Factory Robot (2 Videos)
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:59PM More From Tim O'Reilly about the 'WTF?!' Economy (Videos)
Friday December 04, 2015 @10:06PM Take a Visual Tour of CyberKnife Radiosurgery
Saturday November 28, 2015 @07:15PM Swarm Robotics Breakthrough Brings Pheromone Communication To AI
Thursday November 19, 2015 @03:34PM NASA Selects Universities To Develop Humanoid Robot Astronauts
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @10:28AM US Navy Is Planning To Launch a Squadron of Underwater Drones By 2020
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:47PM Louis Friedman Says Humans Will Never Venture Beyond Mars
Friday November 13, 2015 @11:47AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Thursday November 05, 2015 @06:10PM Ocean-Mapping Robots Could Help Uncover Mysteries of the Deep Blue
Saturday October 31, 2015 @12:15AM Farmer Coalition Offers $250K Prize For Blueberry Picking Robot
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:42PM China Looks To Deep Space Missions, Including More Lunar Landings and Robot Ants
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:43PM Robots' Next Big Job: Trash Pickup
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:29AM Magnet-Steered Nano-Fish Could Deliver Drugs and Sweep Body Toxins
Thursday August 20, 2015 @02:08PM HooperFly is an Open Source, Modular Drone (Video)
Thursday August 13, 2015 @05:49PM Robotic Lawn Mower Gets Regulatory Approval
Sunday August 09, 2015 @07:19PM MIT Researchers Develop 'Real Steel' Robot With Human-Like Reflexes
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:05PM Answering Elon Musk On the Dangers of Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @04:24PM Learning Simple Robot Programming With a 'Non-Threatening' Robot Ball (Video)
Friday July 03, 2015 @08:27PM How To Design Robot Overlords For "Robot Overlords"
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Friday June 26, 2015 @10:26AM Foxconn CEO Backpedals On Planned Robot Takeover
Sunday June 21, 2015 @08:25AM Robot Swarm Behavior Suggests Forgetting May Be Important To Cultural Evolution
Friday June 19, 2015 @07:52PM The Death of Aibo, the Birth of Softbank's Child-Robot
Thursday June 11, 2015 @06:28PM Do Robots Need Passports? Should They?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @02:09AM Untethered Miniature Origami Robot That Self-Folds, Walks, Swims, and Degrades
Saturday May 23, 2015 @12:18AM Cute Or Creepy? Google's Plan For a Sci-Fi Teddy Bear
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @03:50PM Mark and Joel Make Autonomous Drones in Their Spare Time (Video)
Saturday May 02, 2015 @06:38PM Robots In 2020: Lending a Helping Hand To Humans (And Each Other)
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @04:14PM Learn About FIRST's New Embedded Linux Controller (Video)
Friday April 17, 2015 @07:45PM Drought and Desertification: How Robots Might Help
Friday April 17, 2015 @05:10PM John Hawley Talks About UAV Controls (Video)
Thursday April 16, 2015 @04:09PM Embedded Linux Takes to the Skies (Video)
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @03:39PM eBay Sales Patterns Show That the Maker Movement is Still Growing (Video)
Saturday March 21, 2015 @12:47PM ATRIAS Bipedal Robot Can Take a Beating and Keep Walking
Monday March 16, 2015 @01:25PM Drones Underwater, Drones on Wheels (Video)
Saturday March 07, 2015 @06:46PM Why It's Almost Impossible To Teach a Robot To Do Your Laundry
Friday February 27, 2015 @07:25PM Machine Intelligence and Religion
Thursday February 19, 2015 @01:41PM Delivery Drones: More Feasible If They Come By Truck
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @10:41AM What To Do After Robots Take Your Job
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @03:37PM Drone, Drone, Everywhere a Drone -- at CES (Video)
Sunday February 08, 2015 @02:35PM Replacing the Turing Test
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:54PM NASA Considers Autonomous Martian Helicopter To Augment Future Rovers
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:34AM Europe and China Will Team Up For a Robotic Space Mission
Thursday January 22, 2015 @11:23AM DALER: a Bio-Inspired Robot That Can Both Fly and Walk
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:26AM Microbots Deliver Medical Payload In Living Creature For the First Time
Saturday December 27, 2014 @12:20PM An Open Source Flat Pack Robot Arm That's As Easy To Build As Ikea Furniture
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @12:25AM Quadcopter Drone Packs First All-Linux Autopilot
Thursday December 18, 2014 @12:36PM After 40 Years As a Double Amputee, Man Gains Two Bionic Arms
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:19AM Kiva Systems Co-Founder: Drone Delivery Could Be As Low As 20 Cents Per Package
Monday November 17, 2014 @07:20PM Robots Put To Work On E-Waste
Sunday November 16, 2014 @07:55PM A Worm's Mind In a Lego Body
Saturday November 15, 2014 @09:17PM Low Cost Ground Robot Chassis That Can Traverse Challenging Obstacles
Sunday October 19, 2014 @09:46AM Robot SmackDowns Wants To Bring Robot Death Matches To an Arena Near You
Saturday October 18, 2014 @10:56AM Researchers Scrambling To Build Ebola-Fighting Robots
Friday September 12, 2014 @05:56PM Robot Operating System (ROS) to Officially Support ARM Processors
Thursday August 14, 2014 @06:01PM A Thousand Kilobots Self-Assemble Into Complex Shapes
Friday August 01, 2014 @09:49PM Driverless Buses Ruled Out For London, For Now
Friday August 01, 2014 @12:52PM NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload
Saturday July 26, 2014 @09:26AM Household Robot Jibo Nets Over $1 Million On Indiegogo
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @12:53PM Autonomous Sea-Robot Survives Massive Typhoon
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @09:52AM Robot With Broken Leg Learns To Walk Again In Under 2 Minutes
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @11:07AM Foxconn Replacing Workers With Robots
Saturday July 05, 2014 @10:44PM Are Tethers the Answer To the Safety Issues of Follow-Me Drone Technology?
Saturday July 05, 2014 @08:39PM By 2045 'The Top Species Will No Longer Be Humans,' and That Could Be a Problem
Friday July 04, 2014 @09:01PM In Düsseldorf, A Robot Valet Will Park Your Car
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:35PM How Disney Built and Programmed an Animatronic President
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @02:56AM Toy Robots Can Guard Your Home
Monday June 16, 2014 @05:11PM Sony Uses DMCA To Shut Down Aibo Hack Site
Thursday June 12, 2014 @03:37PM John Hawley and His Dr. Who-Inspired Robot K-9 (Video)
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:39PM DogeCoin To the Moon Via a Google Lunar X PRIZE Team
Saturday June 07, 2014 @01:39AM Open Source Robot OS Finds Niches From Farms To Space
Sunday June 01, 2014 @04:27PM MIT Researcher Works Toward Robots That Assemble Themselves In an Oven
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @08:51AM Humans Are Taking Jobs From Robots In Japan
Saturday March 22, 2014 @01:41PM Lego Robot Solves Rubik's Cube Puzzle In 3.253 Seconds
Sunday March 09, 2014 @09:27AM iRobot CEO: Humanoid Robots Too Expensive To Be the Norm
Friday March 07, 2014 @05:35PM Why Robots Will Not Be Smarter Than Humans By 2029
Thursday February 06, 2014 @06:18PM Why Robot Trucks Could Be Headed To Afghanistan (And Everywhere Else)
Sunday December 22, 2013 @11:11AM Japanese SCHAFT Takes the Gold at DARPA Robot Challenge
Friday December 20, 2013 @11:58PM How Asimov's Three Laws Ran Out of Steam
Thursday December 19, 2013 @01:18PM One-Armed UBR-1 Points the Way To Cheaper Robots
Monday December 16, 2013 @08:34PM Fully Autonomous Flapping-wing MAV Is As Light As 4 Sheets of A4 Paper
Saturday December 14, 2013 @09:38AM Google Acquires Boston Dynamics
Monday December 09, 2013 @09:12PM Amazon Uses Robots To Speed Up Human 'Pickers' In Fulfillment Centers
Wednesday December 04, 2013 @11:46AM Andy Rubin Is Heading a Secret Robotics Project At Google
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @01:11PM Gift Review: Strandbeest Model Kit
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @01:05PM Gift Review: Strandbeest Model Kit
Sunday November 24, 2013 @09:58AM DARPA's Atlas Walking Over Randomness
Friday November 15, 2013 @09:36PM Anki Is Not a Toy Company; Has iRobot, Others In Its Sights
Saturday November 09, 2013 @04:37PM Construction Firm Balfour Beatty Considers Drone Workers
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @12:38AM Robotic Surgery Complications Going Underreported
Monday November 04, 2013 @10:40PM Japanese Researchers Build Rock-paper-scissors Robot That Wins 100% of the Time
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @10:36AM Insect-Inspired Flying Robot Handles Collisions And Keeps Going
Monday October 21, 2013 @06:35PM Dexterous Mobile Robot Runs Linux and ROS
Saturday October 12, 2013 @02:01PM People Trust Tech Companies Over Automakers For Self-Driving Cars
Friday October 11, 2013 @07:44PM 3D Printing a 'Terminator' Arm ... Or a Whole Body
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @11:30AM Digital Revolution Will Kill Jobs, Inflame Social Unrest, Says Gartner
Monday October 07, 2013 @06:40PM Cyborg Cockroach Sparks Ethics Debate
Sunday October 06, 2013 @10:44AM Boston Dynamics Wildcat Can Gallop — No Strings Attached