Google's quest to build a robot fleet

The former head of Android leads a project to build robots for manufacturing jobs, YotaPhone brings e-ink to smartphones, and Chromecast adds its first game.

CNET Update welcomes our new robot overlords:

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In this episode of CNET Update:

- Learn about Google's robot project, and check out some of the humanoid robots created by the companies it acquired.

- Do a double-take on the dual-screens of the YotaPhone. It has an e-ink screen, designed to extend battery life.

- Play tic-tac-toe on the Chromecast (and hope for more exciting games to follow).

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