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Blue Frog Robotics Buddy

Meet Buddy, an expressive household robot with all sorts of built-in security and automation tech.

By 12 August 2015

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3D Robotics Solo

3DR's close working relationship with the action-cam maker results in a powerful drone with the highest level of GoPro integration currently available. But the drone developer isn't stopping there.

By 13 April 2015

Typical price: $2,495.00

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3D Robotics IRIS+

Taking consumer drones to the next level, 3DR's latest quadcopter can follow you toting a stabilized GoPro camera to record your every move and does it for less than $1,000.

By 24 September 2014

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Samsung Powerbot Essential Robotic Vacuum

The $700 PowerBot Essential features a few upgrades and begs a few questions.

By 9 November 2015

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iRobot Roomba 980

iRobot's Wi-Fi-enabled Roomba 980 is an exciting hunk of next-gen vacuum tech, but it didn't wow us during testing. I'd hold off on this pricey automated floor cleaner until we review Neato's Botvac Connected and Dyson's 360 Eye.

By 17 September 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating 17 September 2015

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Neato Botvac D85 Robot Vacuum

Neato's Botvac D85 is a solid robot vacuum, but I'd stick with the original Botvac series for superior overall performance.

By 25 August 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating 25 August 2015

Typical price: $775.00


'Psychic robot' predicts your intentions

Didn't mean to knock that cup of coffee over on your desk? That's OK. Your robot overlord will understand and maybe even keep you from doing it in the first place.

By 9 October 2015


MIT made a shapeshifting snake robot and it creeps us out (Tomorrow Daily 276)

Jeff describes MIT's new (and creepy) shapeshifting robo-snake, Ford's attempt to show young drivers how dangerous drugged driving is and why powdered glue could be the next frontier for adhesives.

24 November 2015


Robot snake can shift its shape quickly, also haunts our dreams (Tomorrow Daily 276 show notes)

All we can say is, "Robot snakes. Why did it have to be robot snakes?"

By 24 November 2015


'Star Wars' robots old and new meet in cell phone ad (where else?)

Technically Incorrect: C-3PO and R2-D2 bump into the new BB-8. Because hype. In this case, UK hype.

By 23 November 2015