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DARPA
DARPA

Should Robots Have Legs? An Investigation

Arguably, for most applications we might imagine, wheels are the way to go.
Michael Byrne
12.13.17
robots
robots

Watch Our New Documentary on the Two-Legged Robots of Tomorrow

Cassie is steppin' out.
Motherboard Staff
12.4.17
Dear Future
Dear Future

These Roboticists Want to Take Over the World With a Pair of Legs

Agility Robotics does one thing really well, but is that enough?
Jordan Pearson
11.30.17
All Fronts
All Fronts

The US Army’s Robot Revolution Has Stalled

Following a high-profile screw-up in Iraq a decade ago, the Army has been reluctant to deploy armed ground robots.
David Axe
11.16.17
RIP
RIP

Watch a Robot Eulogize Its ‘Brother’ at Moscow’s New Cemetery for Dead Machines

The project brings abiotic graveyards to life after many science fiction depictions of the concept.
Becky Ferreira
11.8.17
future
future

Sony Wants to Sell You a Subscription to a Robot Dog

aibo is back but now you need a subscription to use it because 2017.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.1.17
giant robot battle
giant robot battle

The ‘Live’ Giant Robot Battle Was Edited and ‘Filmed Over a Number of Days’

"We aimed to create the most entertaining fight possible."
Samantha Cole
10.18.17
"What Do You Do For a Living?"
"What Do You Do For a Living?"

A Former Clickhole Writer Made a ‘Content Bot’ That Will Probably Become My Boss

It’s already won a comedy competition and is currently applying to be Poet Laureate for the city of Redmond, Washington.
Claire Downs
10.12.17
Rise of the Machines
Rise of the Machines

Modular Robot Self-Heals and Even Redesigns Itself for New Tasks

The thing before the thing before the thing before the Terminator.
Michael Byrne
9.12.17
sexy time
sexy time

Robots Gently Caressed Humans to Sexy Music to See if They Were Turned On

A soft stroke by a cold bot.
Samantha Cole
9.7.17
Terraform
Terraform

Automation Robots Will Have Human Faces

“Anti-Android is Anti-Human.”
Becky Ferreira
8.31.17
drone rehab for birds
drone rehab for birds

Therapy Drones Are Helping Injured Falcons Fly Again

How a falconer and a drone got an injured gyrfalcon back in the skies.
Sarah Hewitt
8.31.17