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Robot valet to park cars at German airport

Mon, 2014-06-23 12:55
Plane to catch and don't feel like hunting for parking? Travelers at Duesseldorf airport in Germany can soon leave the job to a robot valet.

Robot valet to park cars at German airport

Mon, 2014-06-23 12:35
BERLIN (AP) — Plane to catch and don't feel like hunting for parking?

Professor develops robot to save children trapped in borewells

Mon, 2014-06-23 09:00
Bijapur (Karnataka), June 23 (ANI): A 43-year-old college professor from Tamil Nadu has developed a unique robot which can rescue children who accidentally fall into open borewells - answering prayers of parents who have had the misfortune of their children falling into narrow open pits. M. Manikandan said he was inspired to invent the robot after his own son fell into a borewell almost a decade ...

Cardboard robot shuts down Metro-North line for three hours

Mon, 2014-06-23 06:09
A schoolkid’s goofy model of a TV cartoon robot caused a panic that shut down parts of Metro-North’s New Haven line to Connecticut for three hours Friday morning. The model...

Robot to Hitchhike Across Canada

Mon, 2014-06-23 03:06
Meet hitchBOT, the robot that is scheduled to leave on a hitchhiking mission across Canada on July 27th. Relying on the kindness of others in order to travel, hitchBOT will start its journey at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in the hopes of ultimately traveling to Victoria.

Video: Robot Can Be Programmed by Casually Talking to It

Mon, 2014-06-23 00:29
In his Robot Learning Lab, Ashutosh Saxena, assistant professor of computer science at Cornell University, is teaching robots to understand instructions in natural language from various speakers, account for missing information, and adapt to the environment at hand.

Robot wields mop in Fukushima nuclear plant cleanup

Sun, 2014-06-22 22:39
In a marriage of low and high technology, a robot is using a mop to clean up Japan’s Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant. Operator Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) has modified a demolition robot and put it to work decontaminating the interior of the Unit 2 reactor building at the plant, which was crippled in the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan in 2011. The high radiation levels inside the ...

Inside Edward Snowden’s Life as a Robot

Sun, 2014-06-22 00:54
Since he first became a household name a year ago, Edward Snowden has been a modern Max Headroom, appearing only as a face on a screen broadcast from exile in Hong Kong or Russia. But in the age of the telepresence robot, being a face on a screen isn't as restrictive as it used to be.

Does a Robot Need to Be Cute?

Sat, 2014-06-21 22:19
The sagas of one adorkable robot and 47,000 immigrant children make me wonder if we’re developing more empathy for technology than humans.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.

Robot Set To Hitchhike Across Canada With (a Little) Help From Friends

Sat, 2014-06-21 18:47
A robot called HitchBOT will travel across Canada from Halifax to British Columbia while interacting with fellow travelers in July.