DARPA

DARPA Robotics Challenge: The 8 Finalists to Compete in 2014

The DARPA Robotics Challenge has selected its eight finalists for the 2014 finals. We have the details on all eight contestants in what many are calling the “Olympics” of robotics. 17 teams representing the finest minds in robotics ...

DARPA Robotics Challenge: NASA’s Valkyrie

One day you might find yourself in a situation where you will have to rely on a robot to save your life. Seems like an outlandish statement?  It isn’t. The people at DARPA (The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency) are working to ...

Boston Dynamics LS3: Ordering Up A Combat-Ready RoboWarrior

What can $10 million buy you? A bulletproof, tireless mechanical soldier — or at least one to carry a real soldier’s gear. The eerily semi-sentient robots from Boston Dynamics are making yet another fateful step toward global dominance in early ...