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Soon, Boston Dynamics will announce new robots for logistics

19 Sep 2020

Soon, Boston Dynamics will announce new robots for logistics

Boston Dynamics, the SoftBank-owned company that has made headlines for its mind-boggling robots, is set to unveil new machines pretty soon.

Snapdeal starts testing robots for order deliveries: Details here

16 Sep 2020

Snapdeal starts testing robots for order deliveries: Details here

The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed nearly a million around the world, has made contact-less technology the need of the hour - across several sectors and roles.

This robot can swab your nose for COVID-19 testing

25 Aug 2020

This robot can swab your nose for COVID-19 testing

In the fight against COVID-19, a number of countries have deployed robots capable of disinfecting surfaces, triaging patients, and maintaining social distance at public places.

Boston Dynamics' robo-dog available at a whopping Rs. 57 lakh

17 Jun 2020

Boston Dynamics' robo-dog available at a whopping Rs. 57 lakh

Boston Dynamics' creepy 'Spot' robo-dog is set to become widely available.

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.

Now, you can control robots with simple hand gestures

28 Apr 2020

Now, you can control robots with simple hand gestures

Even with all the advancements and technologies, most of the commercially available robots are operated by joysticks and smartphones.

Now, insect-like soft robots can be printed within minutes

12 Apr 2020

Now, insect-like soft robots can be printed within minutes

Building a functional robot has always been a hard nut to crack, but a team of engineers, hailing from the University of California San Diego, is racing to change that into something very trivial.

2022 Asian Games: Robot Triplets unveiled as mascots

04 Apr 2020

2022 Asian Games: Robot Triplets unveiled as mascots

Three sporty robots named Congcong, Lianlian and Chenchen were unveiled as the official mascots of the 2022 Asian Games.

5 weird robots that can creep you out

14 Mar 2020

5 weird robots that can creep you out

Robotics is seen as the future of humanity, but with all the new and mind-boggling innovations, one would argue that the machines have become creepy, at some level.

Google's AI is helping robots teach themselves how to walk

03 Mar 2020

Google's AI is helping robots teach themselves how to walk

We all, without a doubt, see robots as the future of humanity.

China using robots to fight coronavirus outbreak: Here's how

11 Feb 2020

China using robots to fight coronavirus outbreak: Here's how

As the outbreak of coronavirus continues to claim lives, China, the epicenter of the infection, is using robots to contain it more effectively.

Meet Xenobots, first living robots that can self-heal

15 Jan 2020

Meet Xenobots, first living robots that can self-heal

In a major development, scientists have developed living robots that can heal on their own, like humans and animals.

#CES2020: Weirdest gadgets seen at world's biggest tech show

08 Jan 2020

#CES2020: Weirdest gadgets seen at world's biggest tech show

This year's Consumer Electronics Show has been a real treat, thanks to leading technology companies like Samsung, OnePlus, and Intel.

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.

China is selling AI-powered killer robots to the Middle East

08 Nov 2019

China is selling AI-powered killer robots to the Middle East

Despite several warnings from technology moguls, the age of dangerous killer robots, AI-powered machines that require little to no oversight to kill, is here.

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.

A humongous 15-ton battle robot is on sale on eBay

27 Sep 2019

A humongous 15-ton battle robot is on sale on eBay

Are you up for buying a humongous battle robot?

This IIT-Madras robot can grab things like a human

17 Aug 2019

This IIT-Madras robot can grab things like a human

Human hands have the dexterity to grab and handle all kinds of objects- light, heavy, or delicate.

Now, China is inducting robots into its traffic police force

12 Aug 2019

Now, China is inducting robots into its traffic police force

After deploying cops with hi-tech facial recognition glasses, China has started inducting robots to monitor and police citizens.

Watch: Robot nails bowling in computer-generated clip

08 Jul 2019

Watch: Robot nails bowling in computer-generated clip

Over the last few days, a short clip of an awesome 'bowling robot' has been doing the rounds on the internet.

This robot can feel objects by simply seeing them

18 Jun 2019

This robot can feel objects by simply seeing them

Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab have developed a robot that can simply look at an object to define how it 'feels'.

Doctors might start prescribing sex robots to patients, says expert

14 Jun 2019

Doctors might start prescribing sex robots to patients, says expert

Despite how you might feel about sex robots, they aren't going anywhere. From introducing features like highlighting consent to even setting up brothels exclusively for clients interested in sex robots, it seems someone really wants sexbots to become a thing.

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.

Five youngest innovators in India you should know about

08 Jun 2019

Five youngest innovators in India you should know about

India is the land of innovations and there are many innovators in the country who are the brains behind some of the world's most brilliant innovations.

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.

Can this 'robocop' replace traffic police?

04 May 2019

Can this 'robocop' replace traffic police?

Robots are being developed and evolved to make life easier, not to mention safer, for their human counterparts.

These living machines can grow, eat, move: Here's how

23 Apr 2019

These living machines can grow, eat, move: Here's how

In robotics, you can make the impossible possible by leveraging the advancements in AI.

A puppy drone as town's mascot? That's Japan for you

22 Apr 2019

A puppy drone as town's mascot? That's Japan for you

We all love dogs; they are cute, adorable, and are the perfect companions.

29-year-old man in relationship with robot, plans to marry it

19 Apr 2019

29-year-old man in relationship with robot, plans to marry it

Love for machines is real, but sometimes it could go up to a point where things may seem hard to believe.

Want to sleep better? This robot can assist you

15 Apr 2019

Want to sleep better? This robot can assist you

For all of us, sleep acts as a power source for handling day-to-day tasks, jobs.

MIT's new robot has a sense of touch, detects objects

11 Apr 2019

MIT's new robot has a sense of touch, detects objects

Sorting waste material before recycling is a hazardous labor-intensive job.

Indian student in Abu-Dhabi invents robots for cleaner, greener environment

11 Apr 2019

Indian student in Abu-Dhabi invents robots for cleaner, greener environment

An Indian student, studying in Grade-5 in Abu Dhabi, has developed robots to protect marine life and also minimize human labor on farms, an innovation he hopes would be implemented on a bigger scale in the UAE, according to a report.

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.

China's residential hub gets first-of-its-kind, high-tech 'robot watchman'

22 Mar 2019

China's residential hub gets first-of-its-kind, high-tech 'robot watchman'

A residential community in China's capital Beijing has adopted a first-of-its-kind "robot watchman" that integrates facial recognition, man-machine communication, and infrared thermal imagery, replacing human night patrol.

Soon, this robot will start interviewing people for actual jobs

14 Mar 2019

Soon, this robot will start interviewing people for actual jobs

While many fear that robots will take away our jobs, only a few realize that they might actually end the problems that have marred our society for decades.

Robotic caretaker: The machine that can feed you on command

11 Mar 2019

Robotic caretaker: The machine that can feed you on command

We have already seen how good, not to mention productive, machines can be.

'Robot' doctor tells patient he's going to die

11 Mar 2019

'Robot' doctor tells patient he's going to die

In a shocking piece of news, a doctor used a robot to inform his patient that he is going to die.

These researchers created nanorobots to work inside human bodies

08 Mar 2019

These researchers created nanorobots to work inside human bodies

Normally, it takes years to build a robot and make it smart enough to work in assembly lines or at airports.