Slashdot Items Tagged "robot"

Date / Time Story
Sunday November 27, 2016 @04:36PM Self-Driving Trucks Begin Real-World Tests on Ohio's Highways
Thursday November 24, 2016 @10:23PM Slashdot Asks: Will Farming Be Fully Automated in the Future?
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:20PM Panasonic Invests $60 Million In World's First Laundry-Folding Robot
Friday November 18, 2016 @10:45PM Why Automation Won't Displace Human Workers
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:11PM Robot Solves Rubik's Cube In Less Than a Second
Sunday November 06, 2016 @10:52PM Elon Musk Predicts Automation Will Lead To A Universal Basic Income
Thursday November 03, 2016 @04:23PM Scientists Develop Magnetic Ink That Can Self-Heal Gadgets When They Break
Monday October 31, 2016 @12:37PM China's New Policing Computer Is Frontend Cattle Prod, Backend Supercomputer
Sunday October 30, 2016 @04:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Saturday October 29, 2016 @05:01PM Mines May Eliminate More Than Half Their Human Workers Within 10 Years
Friday October 28, 2016 @06:18PM Harvard Scientists Invent Cigarette-Smoking Robot For Better Lung Disease Research
Sunday October 23, 2016 @06:25PM US Police Consider Flying Drones Armed With Stun Guns
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:36PM Slashdot Asks: Do We Need To Plan For a Future Without Jobs And Should We Resort To Universal Basic Income?
Friday October 14, 2016 @08:17PM Proud Cyborg Athletes Compete In The World's First Cybathlon
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:27PM Talking 'Sofia' Robot Tells 60 Minutes That It's Sentient And Has A Soul
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:38AM Google Canceled the Launch of a Robotic Arm After it Failed the 'Toothbrush Test'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @07:40PM Google Releases Open Source 'Cartographer'
Monday October 03, 2016 @09:20PM Toyota's Kirobo Mini Companion Robot To Sell For $400
Sunday September 25, 2016 @05:24PM 'Transformer' BMW Turns Into A Giant Robot
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Sunday September 18, 2016 @04:33PM Robot Handcuffed and Arrested At Moscow Rally
Saturday September 17, 2016 @07:31PM Robot Snatches Rifle From Barricaded Suspect, Ends Standoff
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @12:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:35PM Alphabet Partners With Chipotle To Deliver Burritos Using Drones
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @01:34PM An Algorithm May Soon Cover Your Local Sports Team
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:31AM Pentagon Chiefs Fear Advanced Robot Weapons Wiping Out Humanity
Sunday August 28, 2016 @04:34PM Recent College Grads Aim To Land A Robot On The Moon
Saturday August 27, 2016 @03:41PM Domino's Will Deliver Pizza By Drone and By Robot
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:57AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:00PM 'Octobot' Is The World's First Soft-Bodied Robot
Sunday August 21, 2016 @09:32AM Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu
Sunday August 21, 2016 @09:31AM Colorado Teen Designs Robotic Arm With 3D Printing
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:16PM 'We're Just Rentals': Uber Drivers Ask Where They Fit In a Self-Driving Future
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:51PM RealDoll CEO Aims To Make Its Sex Dolls Love You Back Via AI App
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:05PM 8 Paralyzed Patients Learn To Walk Again Using Virtual Reality
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:48PM Nicholas Carr Says Tech 'Utopia Is Creepy'
Friday August 05, 2016 @12:33PM The Pill Robot Is Coming
Saturday July 30, 2016 @01:56PM Open Source Gardening Robot 'FarmBot' Raises $560,000
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Friday July 22, 2016 @01:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:41AM Robotic Exoskeletons May Become Skintight Suits
Thursday July 14, 2016 @08:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Sunday July 10, 2016 @11:59AM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Friday July 08, 2016 @12:52PM Using a Bomb Robot to Kill a Suspect Is an Unprecedented Shift in Policing
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:09PM Robot Stingray Is Powered By Rat Heart Cells
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @12:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Sunday July 03, 2016 @03:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Friday July 01, 2016 @10:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:55AM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:11AM Artificially Intelligent Russian Robot Escapes...Again
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:10PM Boston Dynamics' SpotMini Is All Electric, Agile, and Has A Capable Face-Arm
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:07PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @02:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:54PM Twitch Brings CFAA and Trademark Claim Against Bot Operators
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:47AM It's Happening: A Robot Escaped a Lab In Russia and Made a Dash For Freedom
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @11:54PM Walmart Experimenting With Robotic Shopping Cart For Stores
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Sunday June 12, 2016 @05:48PM Autonomous Robot Intentionally Hurts People To Make Them Bleed
Sunday June 05, 2016 @05:36PM Siemens Now Commands An Army Of Spider Robots
Saturday June 04, 2016 @06:40PM New Swiss Robot Assists Travelers with Luggage
Thursday June 02, 2016 @12:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Monday May 30, 2016 @06:34PM ASUS Unveils $599 Home Robot 'Zenbo'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @04:37PM Ray Kurzeil's Google Team Is Building Intelligent Chatbots
Thursday May 26, 2016 @09:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @06:17PM Researchers Teaching Robots To Feel and React To Pain
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @03:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @10:15AM Foxconn Cuts 60,000 Jobs, Replaces With Robots
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:33PM Real-Life RoboCop Guards Shopping Centers In California
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:19PM AI Will Create 'Useless Class' Of Human, Predicts Bestselling Historian
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:23PM Humanoid 'Pepper' Robot Needs US Android Programmers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:26PM Google's Tensor Processing Unit Could Advance Moore's Law 7 Years Into The Future
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:02PM Google Unveils 'Gigapixel' Camera To Preserve and Archive Art
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:42AM Ingestible Medical Robots Could Remove Batteries From Stomachs
Friday May 13, 2016 @04:51PM Professor Surprises Students With AI Teacher Assistant
Friday May 13, 2016 @04:00PM Hyundai's New 'Wearable Robot' Gives You Super-Strength
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:10AM Creators Of Siri Demo Their Next AI Assistant Viv, It's Far More Open Platform
Sunday May 08, 2016 @07:12PM Lego Robots Crack Gesture-Based Security
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @03:27PM Robot Stitches Tissue By Itself Without A Real Doctor Pulling The Strings
Sunday May 01, 2016 @04:48PM Elon Musk Open Sources New 'AI Gym'
Sunday May 01, 2016 @03:45PM Robots Battle In 25th Annual FIRST Competition
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @11:34AM Chinese Security Robot Draws Dalek, Terminator Comparisons
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @08:30PM Zero Zero's Camera Drone Could Be A Robot Command Center In The Future
Saturday April 23, 2016 @06:18PM Drone Fire-Fighting Tested in Nebraska
Monday April 18, 2016 @09:08AM MIT Reveals AI Platform Which Detects 85 Percent of Cyberattacks
Saturday April 16, 2016 @05:21PM Autonomous Robots Begin Testing For New Delivery Service
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:56PM Sharp Unveils Cute Robot Phone At A Not-So-Cute $1,800 Price
Thursday April 14, 2016 @04:36PM DARPA's Latest Chip Is Designed To Be Bad At Arithmetic
Sunday April 10, 2016 @10:47AM New Bipedal Robot Demoed by Google X Company
Saturday April 09, 2016 @05:42PM IBM's Watson AI Implanted Into a Robot, Evolves, Can Now Sense Emotions
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @08:43PM Chat App Kik Beats Facebook To Launching a Bot Store
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @08:28PM People Feel Weird About Touching Robot Butts, Researchers Find
Friday April 01, 2016 @05:34PM Futuristic Suit Lets You Feel What It's Like To Be An Old Man
Friday April 01, 2016 @05:14PM Man Builds 'Scarlett Johansson' Robot From Scratch
Sunday March 27, 2016 @01:22AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:12PM Layoffs Reflect New Turbulence At High-Flying 3D Robotics
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:29PM How Uber Turned Carnegie Mellon Into a Minor Nursery For Its Research Division
Monday March 21, 2016 @02:56PM Apple Unveils Liam, An iPhone Recycling Robot That Salvages Parts
Saturday March 19, 2016 @01:37PM Could You Fall In Love With This Robot?
Saturday March 19, 2016 @12:43PM Workers In China, India, USA Believe AI and Robots Will Replace Them
Thursday March 17, 2016 @06:15PM Fast-Food CEO Invests In Machines Because Regulation Makes Them Cheaper Than Employees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @04:23PM Facebook's Messenger Bot Store Could Be Most Important Launch Since App Store
Thursday March 17, 2016 @01:16PM Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up For Sale In Robotics Retreat
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:59AM 6 Tiny Robotic Ants, Weighing 3.5 Oz. In Total, Pull a 3900-lb. Car
Friday March 11, 2016 @07:47PM FDA Approves Indego Exoskeleton For Clinical And Personal Use
Friday March 11, 2016 @05:22PM HPE's Haven OnDemand Offers 'Machine Learning As a Service'
Thursday March 10, 2016 @08:57AM Contradictory Understandings of "Robot" Sow Confusion In US Law
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @06:50PM First Bionic Fingertip Implant Delivers Sensational Results
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @07:55PM BMW Showcases Self-Driving Concept Car
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @11:57AM Stretchy Squid-Inspired Skin Glows In Different Colors
Thursday March 03, 2016 @03:43PM Robots May Soon Put Surgery Into the Hands of Non-Surgeons
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:29AM People Will Follow a Robot In an Emergency - Even If It's Wrong
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Friday February 26, 2016 @01:48PM Linguistics Could Help Future Driverless Cars Cooperate Better
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:49AM Boston Dynamics' Next-Gen ATLAS Sheds the Tether
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:58PM A 19-Year-Old Made A Free Robot Lawyer That Has Appealed $3M In Parking Tickets
Saturday February 20, 2016 @02:11PM Robots Could Learn Human Values By Reading Stories, Research Suggests
Friday February 19, 2016 @11:37AM Wearable Third Arm Gives Drummers Extra Robotic Rhythm
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @07:12PM Cheap At $40,000: Phoenix Exoskeleton Gives Paraplegics Legs to Walk With
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @01:28PM World's First Robotic Farm To Produce 11 Million Heads of Lettuce Per Year
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:28AM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Monday January 25, 2016 @12:42AM To Solve a Rubik's Cube In 1 Second, It Takes a Robot
Thursday December 24, 2015 @09:35AM Making a Birdhouse is Like 'Hello World' for a Versatile Factory Robot (2 Videos)
Thursday December 17, 2015 @01:59PM More From Tim O'Reilly about the 'WTF?!' Economy (Videos)
Friday December 04, 2015 @09:06PM Take a Visual Tour of CyberKnife Radiosurgery
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
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
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
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:42AM China Looks To Deep Space Missions, Including More Lunar Landings and Robot Ants
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:43AM Robots' Next Big Job: Trash Pickup
Sunday August 30, 2015 @08:29AM Magnet-Steered Nano-Fish Could Deliver Drugs and Sweep Body Toxins
Thursday August 20, 2015 @01:08PM HooperFly is an Open Source, Modular Drone (Video)
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
Saturday August 01, 2015 @05:05PM Answering Elon Musk On the Dangers of Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @03:24PM Learning Simple Robot Programming With a 'Non-Threatening' Robot Ball (Video)
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
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
Thursday June 11, 2015 @05:28PM Do Robots Need Passports? Should They?
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)
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)
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @02:39PM eBay Sales Patterns Show That the Maker Movement is Still Growing (Video)
Saturday March 21, 2015 @11:47AM ATRIAS Bipedal Robot Can Take a Beating and Keep Walking
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
Friday February 27, 2015 @06:25PM Machine Intelligence and Religion
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 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 @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
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
Friday September 12, 2014 @04:56PM Robot Operating System (ROS) to Officially Support ARM Processors
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
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
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