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Robots May Be on the Cusp of Widespread Adoption, Jibo CEO Says
Robotics

Robots May Be on the Cusp of Widespread Adoption, Jibo CEO Says

The rapid adoption of helpful tech like the smartphone has elevated the idea of personal-assistant robots from science fiction to impending reality.
Lydia Belanger
These 5 Robotics Startups Are Changing The Way Work Gets Done
Robots

These 5 Robotics Startups Are Changing The Way Work Gets Done

Industrial robots don't always get as much attention as their humanoid counterparts, but they are changing the life of humans just as much, if not more.
Catherine Clifford
Say Hello to the Little Robot That Wants to Deliver Your Groceries
Robots

Say Hello to the Little Robot That Wants to Deliver Your Groceries

It's the first product from Starship Technologies, the robotics startup founded by the creators of Skype.
Nina Zipkin
Ray Kurzweil: Computers Will Not Rob Us of Our Humanity. They Will Make Us More Profoundly Human.
Artificial Intelligence

Ray Kurzweil: Computers Will Not Rob Us of Our Humanity. They Will Make Us More Profoundly Human.

The futurist sat down with Neil deGrasse Tyson to discuss what it means to think and create in a near-future where knowledge and expertise are downloadable.
Catherine Clifford
Meet the Chatty Robot That Acts as a Smartphone
Artificial Intelligence

Meet the Chatty Robot That Acts as a Smartphone

RoBoHoN can dance and talk with people in addition to performing smartphone functions like texting and browsing the Internet.
The Robot Battle of Your Childhood Dreams Is Actually Happening
Robots

The Robot Battle of Your Childhood Dreams Is Actually Happening

Start your engines. A company called MegaBots is raising money on Kickstarter to prepare its 12,000-pound robot for a fight with a robot in Japan.
Nina Zipkin
A Robotic Lawn Mower Gets FCC Approval
Robotics

A Robotic Lawn Mower Gets FCC Approval

The newest product from iRobot, makers of the Roomba, will be a lawn mower that wirelessly connects with signal beacons.
This Startup Wants Robots in Every Warehouse
Robotics

This Startup Wants Robots in Every Warehouse

Clearpath Robotics says its robots are fundamentally different from the ones Amazon uses.
The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know
Trends

The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know

McKinsey's in-house think tank compiled a cheat sheet for the future of tech.
Anne VanderMey
These 2 Franchisee-Moms Aim to Fill the Gaps in STEM Education
Franchise Players

These 2 Franchisee-Moms Aim to Fill the Gaps in STEM Education

The new franchise Zaniac offers young scientists after-school activities like computer coding, 3D printing and robotics.
Entrepreneur Staff
This Real-Life Cyborg Has an Antenna Implanted Into His Skull
Far Out Tech

This Real-Life Cyborg Has an Antenna Implanted Into His Skull

Born color blind, artist Neil Harbisson is a cyborg who can hear color.
A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen
Far Out Tech

A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen

These realistic bat-inspired robots may give you nightmares.
Jason Fell
The Robots Are Coming. Is Your Job Safe?
Creativity

The Robots Are Coming. Is Your Job Safe?

If you're a bartender, probably not, according to a new report.
Laura Entis