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The World Is Embracing Robots But America Keeps Them at Arms Length
Robots

The World Is Embracing Robots But America Keeps Them at Arms Length

U.S. robotic technology is world class but lagging popular acceptance threatens a missed opportunity to revitalize manufacturing.
Wendy Roberts
Robot Buys Ecstacy With Bitcoin, Gets Arrested
Robots

Robot Buys Ecstacy With Bitcoin, Gets Arrested

It's all in the name of art, folks.
Tend to Get Carsick? Steer Clear of Self-Driving Cars.
Self-Driving Cars

Tend to Get Carsick? Steer Clear of Self-Driving Cars.

Or bring a barf bag along for the ride. If the results of this new study prove right, you might need one, partner.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
These Giant Robotic Ants Could One Day Replace Factory Workers
24/7 Tech

These Giant Robotic Ants Could One Day Replace Factory Workers

If you think real-world ants are creepy, wait until you see these artificially intelligent critters.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Only at SXSW: Our Favorite Moments
24/7 Tech

Only at SXSW: Our Favorite Moments

Entrepreneur's reporting team shares some of their favorite moments of the festival.
Your Next Family Member May Be ... A Robot
Robots

Your Next Family Member May Be ... A Robot

Robots are about to get a lot more personal.
Cadie Thompson
This Handy Robot Holds a Pen and Writes Exactly Like You Do
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This Handy Robot Holds a Pen and Writes Exactly Like You Do

No time to write out letters and thank you cards? Leave it to a bot named Bond.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
SXSW: The 'No-Robot' Protest Was Actually a Marketing Stunt
SXSW

SXSW: The 'No-Robot' Protest Was Actually a Marketing Stunt

It turns out we're totally fine with our robot overlords.
Linda Lacina
5 Remarkable Facts About the Future of Health Care
Health Care

5 Remarkable Facts About the Future of Health Care

'The robot doctor' sounds like the title of a sci-fi movie. But it's just one future trend that entrepreneurs should know about in this changing industry.
Asha Saxena
In Japan, a 'Strange Hotel' Will Be Staffed Almost Entirely By Robots
Far Out Tech

In Japan, a 'Strange Hotel' Will Be Staffed Almost Entirely By Robots

Guests will be welcomed to the property by three 'actroids' -- robots with an uncanny human likeness and an ability to engage in intelligent conversation.
Geoff Weiss
Bill Gates Is Skeptical of AI. But After This Little Robot Left *Me* a Personal Love Letter, I Can't Help But Disagree.
Artificial Intelligence

Bill Gates Is Skeptical of AI. But After This Little Robot Left *Me* a Personal Love Letter, I Can't Help But Disagree.

Desktop personal assistant Cubic has raised more than $100,000 on Indiegogo -- and found a brilliant way to pitch a reporter.
Catherine Clifford
Jibo, the Personal Robot Startup, Lands $25 Million in Funding
Robotics

Jibo, the Personal Robot Startup, Lands $25 Million in Funding

The Cambridge, Mass., Indiegogo darling is another major money step closer to making its 'friendly' family robot a reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker
Robots

The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker

By assuming core processes in factories, labs, hospitals, offices, will machines make people irrelevant or unemployed? Consider this argument that humans partnered with such machines will give rise to efficiency, customer service and innovation.
Alastair Bathgate
Meet Dash and Dot, Robot Toys That Teach Kids How to Code
Robots

Meet Dash and Dot, Robot Toys That Teach Kids How to Code

A crowdfunding success story, Wonder Workshop makes robots that teach coding lessons through music, mazes, paths and puzzles.
Nina Zipkin