Slashdot Items Tagged "robot"

Date / Time Story
Saturday November 28, 2015 @06:15PM Swarm Robotics Breakthrough Brings Pheromone Communication To AI
Thursday November 19, 2015 @02:34PM NASA Selects Universities To Develop Humanoid Robot Astronauts
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @06:23PM MIT Helping NASA Build Valkyrie Robots For Space Missions
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @09:28AM US Navy Is Planning To Launch a Squadron of Underwater Drones By 2020
Sunday November 15, 2015 @10:47PM Louis Friedman Says Humans Will Never Venture Beyond Mars
Friday November 13, 2015 @10:47AM Bank of England's Andy Haldane Warns Smart Machines Could Take 15M UK Jobs
Friday November 13, 2015 @08:41AM Even the CEO's Job Is Susceptible To Automation, McKinsey Report Says
Monday November 09, 2015 @08:42PM The Dawn of the Robotic Chef
Sunday November 08, 2015 @11:52PM ABC's 'BattleBots' Reboot Will Come Back For a Second Season
Thursday November 05, 2015 @05:10PM Ocean-Mapping Robots Could Help Uncover Mysteries of the Deep Blue
Friday October 30, 2015 @11:15PM Farmer Coalition Offers $250K Prize For Blueberry Picking Robot
Thursday October 29, 2015 @05:20PM Robots Teach Each Other New Tricks
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:42AM China Looks To Deep Space Missions, Including More Lunar Landings and Robot Ants
Monday September 28, 2015 @02:27PM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:14AM Russian Scientists Create Cockroach Spy Robot
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:43AM Robots' Next Big Job: Trash Pickup
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @12:28PM The Lessons Learned From Emergency Robot Deployments
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:42PM Morphological Computation: The Hidden Superpower of Soft-Bodied Robots
Sunday August 30, 2015 @08:29AM Magnet-Steered Nano-Fish Could Deliver Drugs and Sweep Body Toxins
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @01:11PM More From Tim O'Reilly about the 'WTF?!' Economy (Videos)
Monday August 24, 2015 @04:25PM Robots Are Coming For Our Jobs, Just Not All of Them
Thursday August 20, 2015 @01:08PM HooperFly is an Open Source, Modular Drone (Video)
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @05:16PM How Long Until We Have a Home Robot That Lives Up To the Hype?
Thursday August 13, 2015 @04:49PM Robotic Lawn Mower Gets Regulatory Approval
Sunday August 09, 2015 @06:19PM MIT Researchers Develop 'Real Steel' Robot With Human-Like Reflexes
Monday August 03, 2015 @09:27PM Philadelphia Hackers and Others Offer Brotherly Love To Fallen Robot
Sunday August 02, 2015 @07:21AM Hitchhiking Robot's Cross-Country Trip Ends In Philadelphia
Saturday August 01, 2015 @05:05PM Answering Elon Musk On the Dangers of Artificial Intelligence
Thursday July 30, 2015 @06:02PM Robots Must Be Designed To Be Compassionate, Says SoftBank CEO
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @05:00PM Beyond Safety: Is Robotic Surgery Sustainable?
Sunday July 26, 2015 @07:11AM MIT Is Improving Object Recognition For Robots
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @02:58PM 18th Annual International RoboSub Competition Happening Now In San Diego
Thursday July 16, 2015 @09:34PM Robot-Staffed Japanese Hotel Opens
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @03:24PM Learning Simple Robot Programming With a 'Non-Threatening' Robot Ball (Video)
Monday July 06, 2015 @11:59AM Japanese and US Piloted Robots To Brawl For National Pride
Monday July 06, 2015 @11:35AM The DARPA Robotics Challenge Was a Bust; Let's Try Again
Friday July 03, 2015 @07:27PM How To Design Robot Overlords For "Robot Overlords"
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:26AM Foxconn CEO Backpedals On Planned Robot Takeover
Thursday June 25, 2015 @02:20PM Making a Birdhouse is Like 'Hello World' for a Versatile Factory Robot (2 Videos)
Sunday June 21, 2015 @07:25AM Robot Swarm Behavior Suggests Forgetting May Be Important To Cultural Evolution
Friday June 19, 2015 @06:52PM The Death of Aibo, the Birth of Softbank's Child-Robot
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @08:49PM More Warehouse Robots Coming To Market As Softbank Invests $20M In Fetch
Thursday June 11, 2015 @05:28PM Do Robots Need Passports? Should They?
Monday June 08, 2015 @04:33PM Robotic Assistive Devices For Independent Living
Sunday June 07, 2015 @07:07AM Robots Compete In Navigating Simulation Of Japan's Fukushima Daiichi Plant
Saturday May 30, 2015 @01:09AM Untethered Miniature Origami Robot That Self-Folds, Walks, Swims, and Degrades
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:18PM Cute Or Creepy? Google's Plan For a Sci-Fi Teddy Bear
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @02:50PM Mark and Joel Make Autonomous Drones in Their Spare Time (Video)
Saturday May 02, 2015 @05:38PM Robots In 2020: Lending a Helping Hand To Humans (And Each Other)
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @08:58PM Oculus Rift-Based System Brings True Immersion To Telepresence Robots
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @04:35PM Fetch Robotics Unveils Warehouse Robots
Monday April 27, 2015 @08:39AM Robots Step Into the Backbreaking Agricultural Work That Immigrants Won't Do
Sunday April 26, 2015 @06:57AM Tiny Robots Climb Walls Carrying More Than 100 Times Their Weight
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @03:14PM Learn About FIRST's New Embedded Linux Controller (Video)
Friday April 17, 2015 @06:45PM Drought and Desertification: How Robots Might Help
Friday April 17, 2015 @04:10PM John Hawley Talks About UAV Controls (Video)
Thursday April 16, 2015 @03:09PM Embedded Linux Takes to the Skies (Video)
Monday April 13, 2015 @10:45AM Killer Robots In Plato's Cave
Monday April 13, 2015 @09:07AM Transforming Robot Gets Stuck In Fukushima Nuclear Reactor
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @02:39PM eBay Sales Patterns Show That the Maker Movement is Still Growing (Video)
Monday March 30, 2015 @01:54PM Robots4Us: DARPA's Response To Mounting Robophobia
Monday March 30, 2015 @09:31AM Future Firefighters May Be Guided By "Robots On Reins"
Sunday March 29, 2015 @07:19AM Festo Reveals New Robotic Ants and Butterflies
Thursday March 26, 2015 @05:38PM Robobug: Scientists Clad Bacterium With Graphene To Make a Working Cytobot
Wednesday March 25, 2015 @03:31PM Amazon Robot Contest May Accelerate Warehouse Automation
Saturday March 21, 2015 @11:47AM ATRIAS Bipedal Robot Can Take a Beating and Keep Walking
Monday March 16, 2015 @12:31PM SXSW: Do Androids Dream of Being You?
Monday March 16, 2015 @12:25PM Drones Underwater, Drones on Wheels (Video)
Saturday March 07, 2015 @05:46PM Why It's Almost Impossible To Teach a Robot To Do Your Laundry
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:01PM Robocops Being Used As Traffic Police In Democratic Republic of Congo
Friday February 27, 2015 @06:25PM Machine Intelligence and Religion
Thursday February 26, 2015 @09:26AM 5 White Collar Jobs Robots Already Have Taken
Thursday February 19, 2015 @12:41PM Delivery Drones: More Feasible If They Come By Truck
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:41AM What To Do After Robots Take Your Job
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @02:37PM Drone, Drone, Everywhere a Drone -- at CES (Video)
Sunday February 08, 2015 @01:35PM Replacing the Turing Test
Sunday February 01, 2015 @10:39AM DARPA-Funded Robots Learning To Cook By Watching YouTube Videos
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:54PM NASA Considers Autonomous Martian Helicopter To Augment Future Rovers
Sunday January 25, 2015 @09:34AM Europe and China Will Team Up For a Robotic Space Mission
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:23AM DALER: a Bio-Inspired Robot That Can Both Fly and Walk
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:26AM Microbots Deliver Medical Payload In Living Creature For the First Time
Saturday December 27, 2014 @11:20AM An Open Source Flat Pack Robot Arm That's As Easy To Build As Ikea Furniture
Monday December 22, 2014 @11:25PM Quadcopter Drone Packs First All-Linux Autopilot
Thursday December 18, 2014 @11:36AM After 40 Years As a Double Amputee, Man Gains Two Bionic Arms
Thursday December 04, 2014 @06:01PM Ocean-Going Robot Fleet Completes Fish Tracking Mission
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:19AM Kiva Systems Co-Founder: Drone Delivery Could Be As Low As 20 Cents Per Package
Monday November 17, 2014 @06:20PM Robots Put To Work On E-Waste
Sunday November 16, 2014 @06:55PM A Worm's Mind In a Lego Body
Saturday November 15, 2014 @08:17PM Low Cost Ground Robot Chassis That Can Traverse Challenging Obstacles
Friday November 14, 2014 @08:22AM Window Washing a Skyscraper Is Beyond a Robot's Reach
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @01:06PM Pacific Northwest Lab's Sensor-Packed Fish Gauges Hydropower Facilities
Monday November 03, 2014 @12:49PM China Plans To Build a Domestic Robotics Industry
Sunday October 19, 2014 @08:46AM Robot SmackDowns Wants To Bring Robot Death Matches To an Arena Near You
Saturday October 18, 2014 @09:56AM Researchers Scrambling To Build Ebola-Fighting Robots
Thursday October 09, 2014 @05:44PM Amazon Robot Picking Challenge 2015
Monday September 22, 2014 @01:38PM New Long-Range RFID Technology Helps Robots Find Household Objects
Friday September 12, 2014 @04:56PM Robot Operating System (ROS) to Officially Support ARM Processors
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @05:37PM Ireland To Host Robotic Sailing Championships
Monday August 25, 2014 @09:04AM Robo Brain Project Wants To Turn the Internet Into a Robotic Hivemind
Thursday August 14, 2014 @05:01PM A Thousand Kilobots Self-Assemble Into Complex Shapes
Friday August 01, 2014 @08:49PM Driverless Buses Ruled Out For London, For Now
Friday August 01, 2014 @11:52AM NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload
Saturday July 26, 2014 @08:26AM Household Robot Jibo Nets Over $1 Million On Indiegogo
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @11:53AM Autonomous Sea-Robot Survives Massive Typhoon
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @08:52AM Robot With Broken Leg Learns To Walk Again In Under 2 Minutes
Sunday July 20, 2014 @10:24PM Researchers Create Origami Wheels That Can Change Size
Monday July 14, 2014 @12:18PM Phase-Changing Material Created For Robots
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @10:07AM Foxconn Replacing Workers With Robots
Saturday July 05, 2014 @09:44PM Are Tethers the Answer To the Safety Issues of Follow-Me Drone Technology?
Saturday July 05, 2014 @07:39PM By 2045 'The Top Species Will No Longer Be Humans,' and That Could Be a Problem
Friday July 04, 2014 @08:01PM In Düsseldorf, A Robot Valet Will Park Your Car
Thursday July 03, 2014 @06:58PM Researchers Create Walking, Muscle-Powered Biobots
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @09:41PM Intel Offering 3-D Printed Robot Kits
Monday June 23, 2014 @06:35PM How Disney Built and Programmed an Animatronic President
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @01:56AM Toy Robots Can Guard Your Home
Monday June 16, 2014 @04:11PM Sony Uses DMCA To Shut Down Aibo Hack Site
Thursday June 12, 2014 @02:37PM John Hawley and His Dr. Who-Inspired Robot K-9 (Video)
Monday June 09, 2014 @02:39PM DogeCoin To the Moon Via a Google Lunar X PRIZE Team
Saturday June 07, 2014 @12:39AM Open Source Robot OS Finds Niches From Farms To Space
Sunday June 01, 2014 @03:27PM MIT Researcher Works Toward Robots That Assemble Themselves In an Oven
Wednesday May 28, 2014 @05:27PM Robots Will Pave the Way To Mars
Monday May 12, 2014 @07:13AM UN to Debate Use of Fully Autonomous Weapons, New Report Released
Thursday May 08, 2014 @05:04PM The Struggle To Ban Killer Robots
Monday April 28, 2014 @03:41PM Minesweepers Robotic Competition Aims For a Landmine-Free World
Wednesday April 16, 2014 @08:41PM The Squishy Future of Robotics
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @07:51AM Humans Are Taking Jobs From Robots In Japan
Saturday March 22, 2014 @12:41PM Lego Robot Solves Rubik's Cube Puzzle In 3.253 Seconds
Sunday March 09, 2014 @08:27AM iRobot CEO: Humanoid Robots Too Expensive To Be the Norm
Friday March 07, 2014 @04:35PM Why Robots Will Not Be Smarter Than Humans By 2029
Monday February 24, 2014 @02:02PM Apocalypse NAO: College Studies the Theological Ramifications of Robotics
Wednesday February 19, 2014 @09:00PM Robot To Serve Security Detail At FIFA World Cup In Brazil
Thursday February 13, 2014 @06:52PM Termite-Inspired Robots Build With Bricks
Monday February 10, 2014 @09:47AM Dyson Invests £5 Million To Create 'Intelligent Domestic Robots'
Thursday February 06, 2014 @05:18PM Why Robot Trucks Could Be Headed To Afghanistan (And Everywhere Else)
Monday January 27, 2014 @05:29PM The Changing Face of Robotics
Monday January 20, 2014 @03:43PM Robot Tourism Coming Soon To Korea: Robot Land Project Breaks Ground
Wednesday January 15, 2014 @06:33PM Robots Test Their Own World Wide Web
Monday January 13, 2014 @12:21PM Inside Tony Hsieh's Quiet Plan To Bankroll Hardware Startups
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @06:16PM The Year In Robotics
Thursday December 26, 2013 @06:52PM Google Robot Smokes Field In DARPA Competition
Sunday December 22, 2013 @10:11AM Japanese SCHAFT Takes the Gold at DARPA Robot Challenge
Friday December 20, 2013 @10:58PM How Asimov's Three Laws Ran Out of Steam
Thursday December 19, 2013 @12:18PM One-Armed UBR-1 Points the Way To Cheaper Robots
Monday December 16, 2013 @07:34PM Fully Autonomous Flapping-wing MAV Is As Light As 4 Sheets of A4 Paper
Saturday December 14, 2013 @08:38AM Google Acquires Boston Dynamics
Monday December 09, 2013 @08:12PM Amazon Uses Robots To Speed Up Human 'Pickers' In Fulfillment Centers
Monday December 09, 2013 @11:39AM Factory-In-a-Day Project Aims To Deploy Work-Ready Robots Within 24 Hours
Wednesday December 04, 2013 @10:46AM Andy Rubin Is Heading a Secret Robotics Project At Google
Monday December 02, 2013 @07:28AM R2-D2: Mall Cop
Wednesday November 27, 2013 @10:59PM U-CAT Robotic Sea Turtle Set To Explore Shipwrecks
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @12:11PM Gift Review: Strandbeest Model Kit
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @12:05PM Gift Review: Strandbeest Model Kit
Sunday November 24, 2013 @08:58AM DARPA's Atlas Walking Over Randomness
Friday November 15, 2013 @08:36PM Anki Is Not a Toy Company; Has iRobot, Others In Its Sights
Thursday November 14, 2013 @11:05PM Military Robots Expected To Outnumber Troops By 2023
Sunday November 10, 2013 @05:33PM NASA's Robonaut Gets Its Legs; Could a Moonwalk Be In Its Future?
Sunday November 10, 2013 @08:20AM Scientists Invent Urine-Powered Robots
Saturday November 09, 2013 @03:37PM Construction Firm Balfour Beatty Considers Drone Workers
Thursday November 07, 2013 @09:54PM AgriRover Brings Mars Rover Technology To the Farm
Monday November 04, 2013 @11:38PM Robotic Surgery Complications Going Underreported
Monday November 04, 2013 @09:40PM Japanese Researchers Build Rock-paper-scissors Robot That Wins 100% of the Time
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @09:36AM Insect-Inspired Flying Robot Handles Collisions And Keeps Going
Monday October 21, 2013 @05:35PM Dexterous Mobile Robot Runs Linux and ROS
Wednesday October 16, 2013 @06:49PM How To Attend Next Week's Robotics Show Robotically
Sunday October 13, 2013 @07:11AM Weaponized Robots Could Take Point In Future Military Ops
Saturday October 12, 2013 @01:01PM People Trust Tech Companies Over Automakers For Self-Driving Cars
Friday October 11, 2013 @06:44PM 3D Printing a 'Terminator' Arm ... Or a Whole Body
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @10:30AM Digital Revolution Will Kill Jobs, Inflame Social Unrest, Says Gartner
Monday October 07, 2013 @05:40PM Cyborg Cockroach Sparks Ethics Debate
Sunday October 06, 2013 @09:44AM Boston Dynamics Wildcat Can Gallop — No Strings Attached
Saturday October 05, 2013 @09:51PM The Era of Young Innovators: Looking Beyond Universities To Source Talents
Thursday October 03, 2013 @10:34PM Unmanned 'Terminator' Robots Kill Jellyfish
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:25AM Captain Cyborg Is Back! Kevin Warwick Predicts the Future
Monday September 30, 2013 @02:49PM Students Build Ship Inspecting Robot
Saturday September 21, 2013 @12:21AM Robotics Research Lab Willow Garage Shutting Down?
Tuesday September 17, 2013 @12:29PM Robots Join Final Assembly Line At US Auto Plant
Monday September 16, 2013 @07:26PM FEMA Grounds Private Drones That Were Helping To Map Boulder Floods
Sunday September 08, 2013 @01:29PM Unboxing Boston Dynamics' DARPA-Ready Atlas Robot
Friday August 30, 2013 @05:59PM Will Robots Replace Rent-a-Cops?
Friday August 30, 2013 @05:31PM Curiosity Goes Autonomous For the First Time
Friday August 30, 2013 @06:30AM Nissan's Crash-Free R&D: 7 Cute Robots Mimicking Bees and Fish
Thursday August 29, 2013 @01:18PM Technologies Like Google's Self-Driving Car: Destroying Jobs?
Friday August 23, 2013 @08:13PM Will the Headless Ape Robot Win the DARPA Challenge?
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @06:55AM Report: By 2035, Nearly 100 Million Self-Driving Cars Will Be Sold Per Year
Thursday August 08, 2013 @07:56PM Competition Tests Student-Built Aerial Espionage Robots
Sunday July 28, 2013 @09:58PM RHex Robot Shows Off Parkour Moves
Sunday July 28, 2013 @03:56PM Robot Produces Paintings With That 'Imperfect' Human Look
Saturday July 27, 2013 @12:09AM Would You Let a Robot Stick You With a Needle?
Monday July 22, 2013 @07:11AM Self-Assembling Multi-Copter Demonstrates Networked Flight Control
Thursday July 11, 2013 @09:21AM Interviews: Ask James Gosling About Java and Ocean Exploring Robots
Sunday June 30, 2013 @03:24PM RoboCup 2013: Team Water Is Middle Size League World Champion
Sunday June 30, 2013 @12:42AM Jetstream Retrofit Illustrates How Close Modern Planes Are To UAVs
Thursday June 27, 2013 @08:24PM Cute Japanese Robots To Be Launched Into Space
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @08:38PM Foxconn's Robot Workforce Now 20,000 Strong
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @05:00PM Eye Surgery By Magnetically Guided Microbots Moves Toward Clinical Trials
Thursday June 20, 2013 @07:11AM The Plight of Star Wars Droids
Saturday June 15, 2013 @12:19AM Robot Dominates Air Hockey, Adapts To Opponents' Playing Style
Monday June 10, 2013 @08:55AM India To Develop Military Robots For Warfare
Tuesday June 04, 2013 @06:52AM Footage Reveals Drone Aircraft Nearly Downed Passenger Plane in 2004