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Usain Bolt dashes onto Temple Run 2

For a limited time only, the world's fastest man can be purchased as a playable character in hit mobile game Temple Run 2.

By 3 August 2013

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All hope lost as Cheetah robot outruns Usain Bolt

Clocking a new speed record for legged robots, DARPA's robo-cheetah can hunt you down at more than 28 mph. You'll be safe if you never leave your car.

By 6 September 2012

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Usain Bolt breaks tweets-per-minute record during 200M

As the Jamaican Olympian left his competitors in the dust, his fans whipped up into a tweeting frenzy -- breaking the Games' Twitter record with 80,000 tweets-per-minute.

By 10 August 2012

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Velociraptor robot nearly as fast as Cheetah

A newly created running robot based on the Velociraptor is faster than Usain Bolt, and closing in on the first robot that broke Bolt's record.

By 30 May 2014

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Running robot aims to take on Usain Bolt

Aptly named Athlete, bipedal robot developed in Japan takes a biomechanical approach to running in an attempt to mimic human flexibility and agility.

By 14 December 2010

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BMW Vision EfficientDynamics: Inspired by Usain Bolt's trainers

The BMW Vision EfficientDynamics is a bonkers new concept car that can worry an M3 in a drag race, challenge a Toyota Prius for scanty emissions, and beat Nicole Ritchie's newborn child in a stupidest-name contest

5 Images By 16 September 2009

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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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Cheetah-Cub robot learns to walk from the animals

A quadruped robot developed at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne has been taught to walk by being fed data based on the movements of a horse.

By 1 May 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