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February 17, 2017
Robot probes show Japan reactor cleanup worse than expected
Robot probes sent to one of Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear reactors have suggested worse-than-anticipated challenges for ...
February 11, 2017
Ford bets $1B on startup founded by Waymo, Uber vets
Ford Motor is spending $1 billion to take over a budding robotics startup to acquire more expertise needed to reach its ...
February 07, 2017
Exhibition charts 500 years of evolution of robots
Inspired by his belief that human beings are essentially terrified of robots, Ben Russell set about charting the evolution ...
February 01, 2017
Whoosh! Swish! Meet Bat Bot, the new flying batlike drone
Holy drone, Batman! Mechanical masterminds have spawned the Bat Bot, a soaring, sweeping and diving robot that may eventually ...
January 18, 2017
Flabby heart keeps pumping with squeeze from robotic sleeve
Scientists are developing a robotic sleeve that can encase a flabby diseased heart and gently squeeze to keep it pumping.
January 07, 2017
The Latest at CES: The challenges of robotic delivery
The Latest at CES gadget show in Las Vegas (all times local): 5 p.m. Many companies hope to use robots to deliver food to ...
December 13, 2016
Google's self-driving car project gets a new name: Waymo
The self-driving car project that Google started seven years ago has grown into a company called Waymo, signaling its ...
November 28, 2016
2 Taiwanese teenagers win World Robot Olympiad in India
Whizzing around a green felt table chasing a soccer ball beaming infrared light, the boxy robot shoots — and scores — and ...
October 19, 2016
Robotic scan for horses could hold promise for human health
Veterinarians hope an innovative type of CT scan can advance medical care for horses and possibly be adapted for humans, ...
October 18, 2016
Robot pilots may someday fly passenger and cargo planes
Think of it as the airborne cousin to the self-driving car: a robot in the cockpit to help human pilots fly passengers and ...
October 13, 2016
Obama shakes mind-controlled robot hand wired to sense touch
A paralyzed man shared a handshake with President Barack Obama on Thursday by using a mind-controlled robotic arm that, in ...
October 13, 2016
Spacecraft, mini-drones and robotic arms: Obama nerds out
President Barack Obama has a confession: He's a science geek, a nerd, and he's not apologizing to anyone. The geek-in-chief ...
October 03, 2016
Toyota's tiny robot sells for under $400, talks, can't drive
The new robot from Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp. can't do much but chatter in a high-pitched voice. The 39,800-yen ...
September 23, 2016
UPS testing drones for use in its package delivery system
One of the world's largest package delivery companies is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system. UPS has ...
September 20, 2016
How the TV show 'Mr. Robot' won the prize for hacker realism
Finally, the computer hackers of the world have a TV show they can call their own. "Mr. Robot," a mind-bending drama in which ...
September 19, 2016
The Latest: Man being sought lived in apartment FBI searched
The Latest on a suspicious device found near a train station in New Jersey (all times local): 8:25 a.m. FBI agents are ...
September 18, 2016
The Latest: Suspicious device checked at NJ train station
The Latest on an explosion hitting a crowded Manhattan neighborhood (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Investigators are examining ...
September 14, 2016
Hungry startup uses robots to grab slice of pizza
Did robots help make your pizza? If you ordered it from Silicon Valley's Zume Pizza, the answer is yes. The startup, which ...
August 24, 2016
Meet Octobot, a robot that's a real softie, and cheap
The latest revolutionary robot isn't the metallic, costly machine you'd expect: It's squishy like Silly Putty, wireless, ...