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Google adopts Boston Dynamics' animal robots

Google builds its robot fleet with another acquisition, Sprint may make a bid for T-Mobile, and Amazon sells Kindle Fire tablets on a payment plan.

By 17 December 2013

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Google adopts Boston Dynamics' animal robots

Google builds its robot fleet with another acquisition, Sprint may make a bid for T-Mobile, and Amazon sells Kindle Fire tablets on a payment plan.

By 17 December 2013

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Google buys Boston Dynamics

Google has bought an eighth robotics company to add to its existing stable: military-affiliated Boston Dynamics, creator of BigDog.

By 16 December 2013

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Google acquires Boston Dynamics, maker of animal-inspired robots

Company nabs a maker of impressive walking and running creatures. It's part of Google's effort to buy its way into a future populated by autonomous mechanical entities.

By 14 December 2013

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Google buys scary robot maker Boston Dynamics

Google has confirmed it's acquired a company that makes robots for the military. But what's it planning?

By 14 December 2013

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DARPA and Boston Dynamics create another terrifying robot

Move over Big Dog — the Cheetah robot has just outpaced Usain Bolt.

By 7 September 2012

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BigDog robot plays catch with concrete blocks

Boston Dynamics' DARPA-funded quadruped, which is designed as a load-carrying mule for soldiers, demonstrates its latest scary trick.

By 6 March 2013

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DARPA's latest footage of LS3 robodog astounds

DARPA researchers continue to add new functionality to the four-legged robot originally developed by Boston Dynamics.

By 21 December 2012

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DARPA's Alpha Dog robot is Big Dog on steroids

The Cheetah robot has already been overtaken — the weight-carrying Alpha Dog from DARPA and Boston Dynamics is now (ahem) the leader of the pack.

By 11 September 2012

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Run! DARPA's LS3 robot mule follows you around

If you go down to the woods today, you're sure to get a BIG surprise. You'll be tracked by this robotic Hound of the Baskervilles from Boston Dynamics.

By 11 September 2012