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FarmBot: an Open Source Automated Farming Machine 133 comments
Humans Need Not Apply: a Video About the Robot Revolution and Jobs 304 comments
A Thousand Kilobots Self-Assemble Into Complex Shapes 56 comments
Driverless Buses Ruled Out For London, For Now 84 comments
NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload 109 comments
Household Robot Jibo Nets Over $1 Million On Indiegogo 61 comments
Autonomous Sea-Robot Survives Massive Typhoon 47 comments
Robot With Broken Leg Learns To Walk Again In Under 2 Minutes 69 comments
Researchers Create Origami Wheels That Can Change Size 52 comments
Wearable Robot Adds Two Fingers To Your Hand 77 comments
Phase-Changing Material Created For Robots 35 comments
Foxconn Replacing Workers With Robots 530 comments
Are Tethers the Answer To the Safety Issues of Follow-Me Drone Technology? 88 comments
By 2045 'The Top Species Will No Longer Be Humans,' and That Could Be a Problem 564 comments
In Düsseldorf, A Robot Valet Will Park Your Car 120 comments
Researchers Create Walking, Muscle-Powered Biobots 33 comments
Intel Offering 3-D Printed Robot Kits 26 comments
How Disney Built and Programmed an Animatronic President 97 comments
John Hawley and His Dr. Who-Inspired Robot K-9 (Video) 23 comments
Robotics Engineers: "We Don't Want To Replace Humans. We Want To Enhance Humans. 124 comments
Open Source Robot OS Finds Niches From Farms To Space 36 comments
The Sci-Fi Myth of Killer Machines 222 comments
MIT Working On Robotic Limbs That Attach To Shoulders, Waist 12 comments
EU Launches World's Largest Civilian Robotics Program; 240,000 New Jobs Expected 171 comments
MIT Researcher Works Toward Robots That Assemble Themselves In an Oven 20 comments
Robots Will Pave the Way To Mars 95 comments
The Sci-Fi Myth of Robotic Competence 255 comments
Understanding an AI's Timescale 189 comments
US Navy Wants Smart Robots With Morals, Ethics 165 comments
DogeCoin To the Moon Via a Google Lunar X PRIZE Team 35 comments
UN to Debate Use of Fully Autonomous Weapons, New Report Released 180 comments
Foam-Spraying Quadcopter Becomes a Flying 3D Printer 34 comments
The Struggle To Ban Killer Robots 138 comments
Why Hollywood's Best Robot Stories Are About Slavery 150 comments
Minesweepers Robotic Competition Aims For a Landmine-Free World 103 comments
The Squishy Future of Robotics 36 comments
Humans Are Taking Jobs From Robots In Japan 80 comments
Job Automation and the Minimum Wage Debate 870 comments
Lego Robot Solves Rubik's Cube Puzzle In 3.253 Seconds 60 comments
iRobot CEO: Humanoid Robots Too Expensive To Be the Norm 122 comments
Why Robots Will Not Be Smarter Than Humans By 2029 294 comments
First Outdoor Flocks of Autonomous Flying Robots 84 comments
Apocalypse NAO: College Studies the Theological Ramifications of Robotics 176 comments
Robot To Serve Security Detail At FIFA World Cup In Brazil 32 comments
Termite-Inspired Robots Build With Bricks 17 comments
Dyson Invests £5 Million To Create 'Intelligent Domestic Robots' 125 comments
Why Robot Trucks Could Be Headed To Afghanistan (And Everywhere Else) 135 comments
UCLA Architectural Program Teaches Design for Robot Homes 35 comments
The Changing Face of Robotics 49 comments
Robot Tourism Coming Soon To Korea: Robot Land Project Breaks Ground 31 comments
Robots Test Their Own World Wide Web 64 comments
Inside Tony Hsieh's Quiet Plan To Bankroll Hardware Startups 40 comments
Weapons Systems That Kill According To Algorithms Are Coming. What To Do? 514 comments
The Year In Robotics 44 comments
How To Change U.S. Laws To Promote Robotics 118 comments
Japanese SCHAFT Takes the Gold at DARPA Robot Challenge 51 comments
How Asimov's Three Laws Ran Out of Steam 153 comments
One-Armed UBR-1 Points the Way To Cheaper Robots 56 comments
Will You Even Notice the Impending Robot Uprising? 246 comments
Fully Autonomous Flapping-wing MAV Is As Light As 4 Sheets of A4 Paper 79 comments
Google Acquires Boston Dynamics 104 comments
Amazon Uses Robots To Speed Up Human 'Pickers' In Fulfillment Centers 184 comments
Factory-In-a-Day Project Aims To Deploy Work-Ready Robots Within 24 Hours 157 comments
Andy Rubin Is Heading a Secret Robotics Project At Google 162 comments
R2-D2: Mall Cop 139 comments
U-CAT Robotic Sea Turtle Set To Explore Shipwrecks 23 comments
Gift Review: Strandbeest Model Kit 28 comments
DARPA's Atlas Walking Over Randomness 76 comments
Anki Is Not a Toy Company; Has iRobot, Others In Its Sights 19 comments
Robots: a Working Breed At the Dairy 65 comments
Military Robots Expected To Outnumber Troops By 2023 177 comments
NASA's Robonaut Gets Its Legs; Could a Moonwalk Be In Its Future? 63 comments
Scientists Invent Urine-Powered Robots 123 comments
Construction Firm Balfour Beatty Considers Drone Workers 129 comments
AgriRover Brings Mars Rover Technology To the Farm 41 comments
Robots Can Learn To Hold Knives — and Not Stab Humans 104 comments
Robotic Surgery Complications Going Underreported 99 comments
Japanese Researchers Build Rock-paper-scissors Robot That Wins 100% of the Time 114 comments
Insect-Inspired Flying Robot Handles Collisions And Keeps Going 61 comments
How To Attend Next Week's Robotics Show Robotically 38 comments
Weaponized Robots Could Take Point In Future Military Ops 182 comments
People Trust Tech Companies Over Automakers For Self-Driving Cars 152 comments
3D Printing a 'Terminator' Arm ... Or a Whole Body 29 comments
Digital Revolution Will Kill Jobs, Inflame Social Unrest, Says Gartner 754 comments
Cyborg Cockroach Sparks Ethics Debate 512 comments
Boston Dynamics Wildcat Can Gallop — No Strings Attached 257 comments
The Era of Young Innovators: Looking Beyond Universities To Source Talents 86 comments
MIT Researchers Unveil Self-Assembling Robot Swarm 55 comments
Unmanned 'Terminator' Robots Kill Jellyfish 149 comments
Captain Cyborg Is Back! Kevin Warwick Predicts the Future 57 comments
Students Build Ship Inspecting Robot 47 comments
Robotic Boat Hits 1,000-Mile Mark In Transatlantic Crossing 68 comments
Robotics Research Lab Willow Garage Shutting Down? 23 comments
US Killer Robot Policy: Full Speed Ahead 202 comments
Emotional Attachment To Robots Could Affect Battlefield Outcome 194 comments
Robots Join Final Assembly Line At US Auto Plant 223 comments
FEMA Grounds Private Drones That Were Helping To Map Boulder Floods 356 comments
45% of U.S. Jobs Vulnerable To Automation 625 comments
Dogs Love Robots, Prefer Humans 45 comments
Unboxing Boston Dynamics' DARPA-Ready Atlas Robot 42 comments
Bringing Affordable Robotics To Big Agriculture 196 comments
Will Robots Replace Rent-a-Cops? 157 comments
Curiosity Goes Autonomous For the First Time 32 comments
Technologies Like Google's Self-Driving Car: Destroying Jobs? 736 comments
Nissan's Crash-Free R&D: 7 Cute Robots Mimicking Bees and Fish 105 comments
Will the Headless Ape Robot Win the DARPA Challenge? 37 comments
Mobiserv Robot Designed To Keep Tabs On Seniors 40 comments
Report: By 2035, Nearly 100 Million Self-Driving Cars Will Be Sold Per Year 325 comments
Competition Tests Student-Built Aerial Espionage Robots 33 comments
Give Zebrafish Some Booze and They Stop Fearing Robots 58 comments
RHex Robot Shows Off Parkour Moves 46 comments
Robot Produces Paintings With That 'Imperfect' Human Look 74 comments
Would You Let a Robot Stick You With a Needle? 209 comments
Self-Assembling Multi-Copter Demonstrates Networked Flight Control 48 comments
Interviews: Ask James Gosling About Java and Ocean Exploring Robots 87 comments
RoboCup 2013: Team Water Is Middle Size League World Champion 16 comments
Jetstream Retrofit Illustrates How Close Modern Planes Are To UAVs 205 comments
DARPA-Funded Software Could Usher In the Era of Open-Source Robotics 17 comments
Cute Japanese Robots To Be Launched Into Space 90 comments
Foxconn's Robot Workforce Now 20,000 Strong 213 comments
Eye Surgery By Magnetically Guided Microbots Moves Toward Clinical Trials 47 comments
The Plight of Star Wars Droids 245 comments
Cat-like Robot Runs Like the Wind 69 comments
Robot Dominates Air Hockey, Adapts To Opponents' Playing Style 49 comments
India To Develop Military Robots For Warfare 169 comments
Footage Reveals Drone Aircraft Nearly Downed Passenger Plane in 2004 206 comments
IBM Uses Roomba Robots To Plot Data Center Heat 57 comments
Ask Slashdot: How To Begin Simple Robotics As a Hobby? 166 comments
NASA Launches Second Robot Challenge 9 comments
UN Debates Rules Surrounding Killer Robots 215 comments
Stanford's Flying Fish Glider 12 comments
CurvACE Gives Robots a Bug's Eye View 16 comments
Will Robots Take Over the Data Center? 141 comments
Arduino Branches Out, With a Plug-and-Program Robot 24 comments
Robotic Bartender Assembles Your Drink, Monitors Alcohol Consumption 138 comments
Drones: Coming Soon To the New Jersey Turnpike? 249 comments
How Should the Law Think About Robots? 248 comments
Meet the Sehome Seamonsters FRC (First Robotics Competition) Team 2605 (Video) 18 comments
Robot 'Fly' Mimics Full Range of Insect Flight 41 comments
Robots Help Manufacturing Recover Without Adding Jobs 559 comments
Robot Snake Could Aid Search and Rescue Operations 66 comments
IBM Robotic Coworker Will Help Engineers Fix Broken Systems 56 comments
Teachable Robot Helps Assemble IKEA Furniture 88 comments
Noodle Robots Replacing Workers In Chinese Restaurants 531 comments
Perceiving Robotic Industrial Arm Inches Toward Autonomy 22 comments
Coral-Repairing Robots Take a Step Closer To Reality 39 comments
Ocean Robots Upgraded After Logging 300,000 Miles 21 comments
Scientists Tout New Way To Debug Surgical Bots 68 comments
Inside Mantis: a 2-Ton Hexapod Robot With a Linux Brain 84 comments
Making Robots Mimic the Human Hand 43 comments
Iranian Lab's Quadcopters To Rescue Swimmers 81 comments
How Could Swarms of Robots Help Humanity? 67 comments
Giant Robotic Jellyfish Unveiled by Researchers 43 comments
Drone Swarm Creates Star Trek Logo In London Sky 118 comments
Golf Channel Testing Out New Octo-copter Drone To Film Golfers This Weekend 97 comments
Go To Uni, Earn a Degree In Drones 66 comments
Defense Dept. Directed To Disclose Domestic Drone Use 190 comments
Rand Paul Launches a Filibuster Against Drone Strikes On US Soil 693 comments
Drone Comes Within 200 Feet of Airliner Over New York 339 comments
When Will We Trust Robots? 216 comments
Not Quite a T-1000, But On the Right Track 159 comments
Texas Declares War On Robots 387 comments
BigDog Robot Grabs, Lifts, and Throws Cinder Blocks With Its New Arm 91 comments
Terminator Sparrows? 138 comments
Future Fighters Won't Need Ejection Seats 622 comments
Human Rights Watch: Petition Against Robots On the Battle Field 275 comments
Quadrocopters Throwing and Catching an Inverted Pendulum 103 comments
Planetary Resources To 'Claim' Asteroids With Beacons 221 comments
Computers Shown To Be Better Than Docs At Diagnosing, Prescribing Treatment 198 comments
DIY Web-Controlled Robot That Takes 1 Hour To Build 56 comments
Supercomputer Designer Asked To Improve Robo-Bugs 21 comments
A Robot With a Chainsaw! 101 comments
Recession, Tech Kill Middle-Class Jobs 586 comments
Robot Serves Up 360 Hamburgers Per Hour 299 comments
A Humanoid Robot Named "Baxter" Could Revive US Manufacturing 414 comments
Telepresence Robot Rundown 51 comments
Molecular Robot Mimics Life's Protein-Builder 53 comments
Researchers Seek to Use Drones For Brushfire Forecasting 52 comments
LEGO Announces GNU/LInux-Powered Mindstorms EV3 Platform 164 comments
2013 FIRST Robotics Competition Kicks Off 64 comments
Researchers Create Vomiting Robot To Analyze Contagions 65 comments
Stanford Team Developing Spiked Robots To Explore Phobos 49 comments
Team Aims To Build Robot Toddler In Nine Months 114 comments
Krugman: Is the Computer Revolution Coming To a Close? 540 comments
How Do You Give a Ticket To a Driverless Car? 337 comments
Arduino and MK802 Robot, Controlled By Phone 31 comments
Ask Slashdot: Setting Up a Summer Camp Tech Center? 49 comments
Automation Is Making Unions Irrelevant 510 comments
Schmidt On Why Tax Avoidance is Good, Robot Workers, and Google Fiber 780 comments
Australian Uni's Underground, Robot-Staffed Library 46 comments
A US Apple Factory May Be Robot City 602 comments
Parrot Drives Robotic Buggy 182 comments
World's First Fully Functioning Missile-Shooting Robotic Transformer 33 comments
The Secret To Iranian Drone Technology? Just Add Photoshop 183 comments
How Do We Program Moral Machines? 604 comments
Real-Life Transformer Robot On Sale In Japan 54 comments
Disney Research Robot Can Juggle, Play Catch 40 comments
Syfy Reality Show Will Feature Giant Boxing Robots 82 comments
'Ban Killer Bots,' Urges Human Rights Watch 297 comments
Activists' Drone Shot Out of the Sky For Fourth Time 733 comments
Roaming Robot May Explore Mysterious Moon Caverns 29 comments
Teaching Robots New Tricks Without Programming 42 comments
How Robots Saved an Artist's Sanity 26 comments
Getting Small UAVs To Imitate Human Pilots Flying Through Dense Forests 56 comments
Mind-Controlled Robot Avatars Inch Towards Reality 34 comments
Foxconn Begins To Assemble Its Robot Army 303 comments
NASA DTN Protocol: How Interplanetary Internet Works 109 comments
Neuromorphic Algorithms Allow MAVs To Avoid Obstacles With Single Camera 39 comments
Self-Assembling Robots Using Flying Drones 33 comments
Climbing 103 Floors On a 'Bionic' Leg 117 comments
Shanghai Hosts Its First Maker Carnival 20 comments
VR Tech Lets People Interact With Rats 33 comments
Vanderbilt University Steps Into the Exoskeleton Market 26 comments
More Drones Set To Use US Air Space 223 comments
Virginia Tech's RoMeLa Answers DARPA Robotics Challenge With THOR 62 comments
New HAL Exoskeleton: A Brain-Controlled Full Body Suit To Be Used In Fukushima 111 comments
US Navy Funds 'MacGyver' Robot 70 comments
Mysterious Algorithm Was 4% of Trading Activity Last Week 617 comments
Water-Prospecting Lunar Rover Prototype Built 36 comments
Will Your Next iPhone Be Built By Robots? 251 comments
African Robotics Network Challenge Spurs Rash of $10 Robots 60 comments
Suitable Technology's Telepresence Robot Lets You Roll Remotely 51 comments
Robot Snakes To Fight Cancer Via Natural Orifice Surgery 73 comments
Meet iRobot Founder Rodney Brooks's New Industrial Bot, Baxter 188 comments
Roomba Celebrates 10 Years of Cleaning Up After You 92 comments
What's Next For iRobot? 88 comments
Fujitsu Building Robot To Pass Math Exams 75 comments
DARPA's Robo-Cheetah Is Now Faster Than Usain Bolt 91 comments
Social Robots May Gain Legal Rights, Says MIT Researcher 288 comments
Researchers Engineer Light-Activated Skeletal Muscle 20 comments
Weebots: Driveable Robots For Babies Who Need Them 72 comments
Robot Brings Patch-Clamping To the Masses 59 comments
Wave Glider Robot Helps Forecast Hurricane Isaac's Path 35 comments
Robot Learning To Recognize Itself In Mirror 133 comments
Cheap Four-fingered Robot Hand Edges Closer To Human Dexterity 73 comments
Surfing Robot Tracks Great White Sharks 12 comments
Flexible Robot Can Change Colors 42 comments
This Is What Wall Street's Terrifying Robot Invasion Looks Like 443 comments
Giant Mech Robots From Japan 104 comments
XRL Hexapod Robot Gets a Tail, Learns To Use It 52 comments
Resurrect Your Old Code With a DIY Punch Card Reader 100 comments
iRobot's Robot Doc Is Ready To Heal You 53 comments
US Regaining Manufacturing Might With Robots and 3D Printing 475 comments
MIT Creates Car Co-Pilot That Only Interferes If You're About To Crash 238 comments
Laser Powers Lockheed Martin's Stalker Drone For 48 Hours 129 comments
fMRI Lets Israeli Student Control Robot In France With His Mind 92 comments
Pentagon's In-Orbit Satellite Recycling Program Moving Forward 115 comments
Robot Hand Beats You At Rock, Paper, Scissors 100% of the Time 225 comments
Chatbot Eugene Wins Biggest Turing Test Ever 235 comments
Robots To Search for Amelia Earhart's Lost Plane 98 comments
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