Robots The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Robots en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:18:00 GMT People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows A recent study from MIT took a look at the efficiency of robot/human team work. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:18:00 GMT Nina Zipkin This Robotic Butler Could Make Your Next Hotel Stay...Interesting A California hotel recently hired a new high-tech employee: a robot butler named A.L.O. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:30:00 GMT Emily Price Forget Drones. 'RoboBees' and 'RoBirds' Take Flight. Taking robotics to new heights, scientists and engineers are developing electronic bees and birds to help solve some critical environmental issues. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin This Is What Robots Will Be Doing in 2025 While there's opinions differ over whether the net effect will be positive or negative, most respondents agree that artificial intelligence's impact on the future of work will be significant. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:19:00 GMT Laura Entis Meet Plantoid, the Robot That Grows Like the Roots of a Plant Robots do all kinds of amazing things, but this is the first one to actually grow. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:26:24 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow This Traveling Robot Isn't Just a Pile of Junk on the Side of the Road No joke: A robot made of an old bucket, galoshes and a computer 'brain' is attempting to hitchhike across Canada. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:15:00 GMT Jason Fell A Peek at the Startups in Disney's First-Ever Accelerator Program Running the gamut from products for children to houses of high-tech, each winner will receive $120,000 in investment capital and mentoring from top Disney execs. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:21:00 GMT Geoff Weiss A Tiny, Whip-Tailed Robot Can Administer Meds Anywhere In the Body Is this miniscule magnetic cyborg swimmer the future of medicine delivery, egg fertilization and scar-free surgery -- all in one? Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:21:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Elon Musk: I'm Afraid of a 'Terminator'-Like Catastrophe In an interview with CNBC, Musk said his investment in the artificial-intelligence venture Vicarious marks an effort to keep tabs on a potential robotic uprising. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:07:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Domino's Introduces 'Dom,' a Siri-Like Voice Assistant to Process Pizza Orders A computer-generated voice tool named Dom will enable users to customize their pies and also browse local menus and coupon offers. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:57:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Google Ready to Drop Billions on Satellites for Worldwide Connectivity The tech giant is reportedly embarking on a plan to launch 180 small orbiting satellites that will bring Internet to unwired parts of the globe. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:27:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Photo-Taking Contact Lenses, Giant Crab Robots and Radiation-Blocking Underwear A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Tue, 20 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT Jason Fell No Sci-Fi Here: Your Own Personal Robot Is Coming Brian David Johnson, Intel's futurist, talks to about Jimmy, his 3-D printable, open-source robot, and why he thinks everyone will have their own Jimmy in the future. Fri, 02 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford A Look at Tomorrow's Tomorrow: We Will Live Inside Computers Brian David Johnson, the resident futurist at Intel, predicts how human beings will interact with technology in the future. We sat down and talked to him at The Feast social innovation conference in NYC this fall. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 21:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Giant Crab-Like Robot to Plumb the Ocean for Shipwrecks and Treasure Prepare to meet the mammoth mechanical crab of your nerdiest undersea dreams. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Google Scoops Up the Drone Maker Zuckerberg Failed to Win The Big G wants in on the global internet-beaming solar drone game and it just scored a high-flying advantage. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:41:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Passwords You Swallow, Sharks That Tweet and 90-MPH Cheeseburgers A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:00:00 GMT Jason Fell Hacker Dad Rigs Air Hockey Robot from 3-D Printer Parts Jose Julio fashioned a robot to play air hockey against his young daughter out of 3-D printer parts. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:21:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Exploring the Deep Ocean With Underwater Robots Underwater robots give scientists and budding explorers a way to dive in. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:00:00 GMT Jenna Schnuer Does Google's Buying Spree Mean the Robot Apocalypse Is Near? Artificial intelligence and robotics are making strides, as seen in Google's acquisition of DeepMind and several other companies. But don't hold your breath for robots that think like people. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 23:25:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha