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Singapore deploys 'robo-dog' to make sure people observe social distancing

11 May 2020

Singapore deploys 'robo-dog' to make sure people observe social distancing

The spread of COVID-19 has made human-to-human interaction a risky affair.

How Boston Dynamics' robot-dog is helping COVID-19 patients

25 Apr 2020

How Boston Dynamics' robot-dog is helping COVID-19 patients

When COVID-19 proliferated in China, we all saw how the country deployed its fleet of robots and drones to test, treat, and inform people more aggressively.

Watch: These robots handle warehouse jobs like real pros

05 Mar 2020

Watch: These robots handle warehouse jobs like real pros

From Apple to Tesla, most tech giants use robots to automate internal activities like product assembly/disassembly.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Android 11, WhatsApp group leak, Google spying, and more

23 Feb 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Android 11, WhatsApp group leak, Google spying, and more

This week, we have witnessed a number of developments in the tech world, especially from Google.

Boston Dynamics' robo-dog turns into a rickshaw puller

19 Feb 2020

Boston Dynamics' robo-dog turns into a rickshaw puller

Boston Dynamics' Spot robo-dog has been in the news for plenty of reasons, be it teaming up with a bomb squad or working to detect leaks at an oil rig.

Boston Dynamics robo-dog bags a real job. What?

12 Feb 2020

Boston Dynamics robo-dog bags a real job. What?

After making waves with some mind-boggling YouTube videos, Spot, the super-cool robo-dog built by Boston Dynamics, is going for a real job.

Boston Dynamics' robo-dog joined a police bomb squad

02 Dec 2019

Boston Dynamics' robo-dog joined a police bomb squad

Boston Dynamics' highly-capable (and scary) range of humanoids and robo-dogs have drawn a lot of attention lately.

Watch: MIT's 'robo-dogs' playing soccer, flipping (and tripping) excitedly

11 Nov 2019

Watch: MIT's 'robo-dogs' playing soccer, flipping (and tripping) excitedly

Just like Boston Dynamics, the folks at MIT have also been working on four-legged 'mini cheetah' robots.

Engineers are making robo-dogs more realistic: Here's how

01 Oct 2019

Engineers are making robo-dogs more realistic: Here's how

Robo-dogs like SpotMini have evolved significantly over the years, but even with all the advancements, they are far from their real-world counterparts.

Watch: Boston Dynamics Atlas humanoid turns into a ninja

28 Sep 2019

Watch: Boston Dynamics Atlas humanoid turns into a ninja

Three years back, Boston Dynamics' Atlas humanoid tumbled while trying to stand on its feet; it couldn't even walk.

Meet Astro, 'robo-dog' that trains, behaves like a real dog

20 Aug 2019

Meet Astro, 'robo-dog' that trains, behaves like a real dog

After Boston Dynamics' creepy SpotMini and Sony's sweet Aibo, we have another four-legged robo-dog on the block - Astro.

Soon, this 'robot-dog' from Boston Dynamics will go on sale

08 Jun 2019

Soon, this 'robot-dog' from Boston Dynamics will go on sale

Boston Dynamics' robots can do some insane stuff, including things like backflips, parkour, even warehouse jobs.

University students develop robo-dog that can haul 3-ton plane

25 May 2019

University students develop robo-dog that can haul 3-ton plane

With all the advancements going around, it has become pretty normal to see a robot handling boxes in a warehouse or moving swiftly through a bumpy track.

Watch: Boston Dynamics' army of 'robo-dogs' hauls a real truck

17 Apr 2019

Watch: Boston Dynamics' army of 'robo-dogs' hauls a real truck

SoftBank-owned robotics giant Boston Dynamics has long been showing off capabilities of its machines in some hilarious, sometimes even creepy, videos.

Soon, Boston Dynamics' robots will 'see' in 3D: Here's how

04 Apr 2019

Soon, Boston Dynamics' robots will 'see' in 3D: Here's how

Soon, Atlas, SpotMini, and all other robots made by Boston Dynamics could get an advanced technology to 'see' and navigate in different environments.

This dino-like robot can do warehouse jobs better than you

29 Mar 2019

This dino-like robot can do warehouse jobs better than you

From Atlas to SpotMini, Boston Dynamics' 'robotic children' are known to leave a mark with their impeccable skills.

MIT's scary 'Mini Cheetah' robot can do backflips, resist kicks

05 Mar 2019

MIT's scary 'Mini Cheetah' robot can do backflips, resist kicks

In a major development, researchers at MIT have unveiled 'Mini Cheetah', a smaller counterpart of their four-legged Cheetah robot.

This terrifying robot by Boston Dynamics can now chase you

12 Oct 2018

This terrifying robot by Boston Dynamics can now chase you

Boston Dynamics' super robot Atlas is back. And, this time it's not just strolling or doing backflips, but also leaping over obstacles like a real commando.

'Black Mirror': A reflection of technology and human emotions

02 Oct 2018

'Black Mirror': A reflection of technology and human emotions

I am an emotional geek. I love technology and I find music in it. That's why, 'Black Mirror' is a perfect amalgamation of technology and human emotions, for me.

Boston Dynamics' dog-like SpotMini robot to start selling in 2019

13 May 2018

Boston Dynamics' dog-like SpotMini robot to start selling in 2019

US-based robotics company Boston Dynamics, known for machines that mimic real movements, will finally start selling some robots, starting with the dog-like SpotMini.

Boston Dynamics' robot Atlas learns to run like humans!

11 May 2018

Boston Dynamics' robot Atlas learns to run like humans!

US-based robotics company Boston Dynamics' humanoid Atlas has learned to run and navigate autonomously.

Meet Boston Dynamics' four-legged robot which can open doors

13 Feb 2018

Meet Boston Dynamics' four-legged robot which can open doors

Robotics company Boston Dynamics has released a video of its latest four-legged creation, SpotMini, opening doors.

India's Halli Labs joins Google's Next Billion Users team

13 Jul 2017

India's Halli Labs joins Google's Next Billion Users team

M&A (mergers and acquisitions) is the flavor of the season, it appears.The latest one was Google acquiring Bengaluru-based Halli Labs, a relatively new start-up which made its presence known on May 22 this year.