robots

robots
robots

Watch a Herd of Boston Dynamics’ Dog Robots Take Over the World

Hundreds of SpotMinis is too many, in this 'Planet Earth' style video.
Samantha Cole
3.9.18
videos
videos

Watch a Robot Solve a Rubik's Cube in Less Than Half a Second

The builders say the robot wasn't even working at full capacity.
Mack DeGeurin
3.8.18
space bots
space bots

Astronauts Will Welcome a Free-Floating Robot Head to the ISS This Summer

It’s like the HAL-9000, but with less homicidal mania and more interest in Rubik’s Cubes.
Becky Ferreira
2.28.18
fight me
fight me

I Could Kick That Boston Dynamics Robot's Ass, No Problem

I asked a MMA coach to help me defend myself against SpotMini.
Samantha Cole
2.21.18
robots
robots

Forget Boston Dynamics’ Robot Dogs: Purdue’s Microbots Are the Real Nightmare

The microTUMs are coming.
Becky Ferreira
2.15.18
Revenge of the Robots
Revenge of the Robots

'Humans Not Invited' Is a CAPTCHA Test That Welcomes Bots, Filters Out Humans

FINALLY, A PLACE WHERE FELLOW ROBOTS CAN CONVENE WITHOUT SENTIENT MEAT BAGS.
Mack DeGeurin
2.7.18
Empathy
Empathy

How AI Can Help Us Understand Pain and Suffering

Pixar technical director Alonso Martinez sees AI as a tool for empathy.
Michael Byrne
1.29.18
physical AI
physical AI

How Funny Robots Can Help Stall Dementia

What the uncanny valley offers that VR doesn't.
Michael Byrne
1.26.18
All Fronts
All Fronts

How Russia Says It Swatted Down a Drone Swarm in Syria

"As both Islamic State and Amazon have shown, small drones are an efficient way of carrying a payload to a target."
David Axe
1.12.18
Science Fiction
Science Fiction

Watch These Robots Work Themselves to Death in This Sci-Fi Short

'Vicious Cycle' is a look at mindless work and automation.
Caroline Haskins
1.11.18
sexbots
sexbots

Does Anyone Really Want a Male Sex Robot?

Realbotix told Motherboard these robots are launching "this year."
Samantha Cole
1.11.18
robots
robots

This Machine Is Designed to Grow Internal Organs

Robotics might be the future of surgery.
Rebecca Flowers
1.10.18