Thursday, July 11, 2024

By David Ponce Far be it from us to suggest that technological advances might be doing too good of a job in replacing humans at whatever it is humans do. We envision a future where our days are filled...
Seems the little Roomba/Scooba guys aren't as efficient as we think they are. The way they work, see, is by tracing random paths along your living room, until they've supposedly covered everything. Problem is, seems they can...
By Jonathan Kimak The Asahi Robot Bartender was unveiled at Selfridges Department store in London, England a couple days ago. "Mr Asahi" as the creators like to call him can serve beer in draught pints, half-pints and can take the...

By David Ponce You have to (have to) agree to the notion that one day, robots will wash our feet, massage our backs and whip us back into shape if we don't bring them Penzoil Margaritas when they darn well...
It's annoying how some people don't really both to pick up after themselves. It's even more annoying if you actually happen to live with them. But something that could making your current living arrangements a bit more bearable is...

By David Ponce Nothing like starting work, on a Monday morning, pondering just how awesome life would be if you got to get around on a tank chair. Like this one. Of course, this particular chair is designed for people...
By David Ponce Hysteria is rising over the upcoming Transofmers movie. It's understandable. So maybe it makes sense to see some Korean company trying to cash in on the action... by releasing Gundam speakers. No, Gundam is...

By Evan Ackerman My apologies for the lame (but obligatory) headline. Vortex Regenerative Air Movement Mobile Robot Platforms (that would be VRAMMRPs) employ patented "tornado in a cup" technology to suck themselves onto flat surfaces including walls and ceilings. They...

By Andrew Liszewski As a child of the 80's I'll always have a soft spot for robots thanks to years of watching Go-Bots, Transformers, Voltron, Tranzor-Z and even G.I. Joe since the B.A.T. characters were always my favorite. Sadly though...

By David Ponce You know, I'm looking and looking, and maybe it's because my last functional neuron threw in the towel two hours ago (I'm running on coffee distillates), but I can't figure out just what this cute little robot...