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Qualcomm seeks robotics startups to boost Snapdragon

The company says it's looking for 10 companies to participate in a robotics accelerator. The win for Qualcomm: open up a new market for its Snapdragon chip.

By 16 October 2014

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Breville's YouBrew flaunts robotic coffee smarts

The Breville YouBrew BDC600XL may cost a pretty penny but boasts fancy looks and smarts that promise personalized drip coffee.

11 October 2014

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iRobot makes robotics controls easier for the Average Joe

The Massachusetts-based robotics company, known most for its Roomba vacuum, is trying to make its defense and security robots more accessible.

By 9 October 2014

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Robots steal the show in Tokyo at Ceatec 2014 (pictures)

Ceatec is Japan's largest consumer electronics show, and always a good glimpse into the future. It's also a great place to see some crazy robots on display. Here are some of our favorites.

18 Images By 9 October 2014

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Toshiba's new robot can speak in sign language

Toshiba has unveiled Aiko Chihira, a humanoid robot that can communicate using sign language.

By 9 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 063: The Google Science Fair, a custom open-source robot and more

This year's Grand Prize winners were a trio of bright young women from Ireland who presented a project that uses soil bacteria to speed up cereal seed germination. But that's not the only incredible project at Google's annual science fair, and we discuss a few of our favorites on today's show.

By 7 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 063: The Google Science Fair, a custom open-source robot and more

On today's show, we praise the amazing finalists of this year's Google Science Fair, check out a "hack" that allows you to use IKEA products and your iPhone as a game controller and give our blessing to a custom, open-source robot named Jimmy.

By 7 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 062: Harvard's soft robotics toolkit, a Zombie Train, the Synapse dress and more

On today's show, we explain how you can build your very own soft robots, decide we want to take a real-life train headed for Zombieville, and check out a gorgeous, high-tech couture dress that might give away your emotions.

By 3 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 062: Harvard's soft robotics toolkit, a Zombie Train, the Synapse dress and more

On today's show, we explain how you can build your very own soft robots, decide we want to take a real-life train headed for Zombieville, and check out a gorgeous, high-tech couture dress that might give away your emotions.

By 3 October 2014

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Adorable robot cheerleaders have a ball

The doll-like dancing robots made by Japanese electronics manufacturer Murata balance themselves perfectly on a single ball.

By 29 September 2014