robot

Chinese Restaurants Turn To Robot Cooks

What do you do when rising labor costs threaten your business? Hire a robot of course! With labour costs in China rapidly rising, manufactures have turned to automation to combat productions costs. In doing so, they surpassed Japan last year as ...

Hotel Begins Testing Boltr, The Robotic Bellhop

Beginning this August, Boltr will begin its service as the world’s first robotic bellhop. Three feet high and shaped like a garbage can, Boltr can deliver items from the front desk to a guest’s room. Razors, phone chargers and food ...

Jibo: World’s First Family Robot

Available by December 2015, Jibo promises to be the worlds first family robot. Featuring the ability to recognize faces, read and tell stories, take family photos, and deliver hands-free messages, Jibo aims to be the family companion you didn’t ...

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 ...

Logical Crime Stoppers: Human and Robot Detectives

Earlier this spring, we were pretty excited to see a new sci-fi show coming in from the folks who put together Fringe: Almost Human, which pairs up a human and android counterpart.