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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 October 8, 2014


Site lets people search satellite images for lost Malaysian plane

A crowdsourcing platform called Tomnod is letting volunteers comb through satellite images and tag objects of interest.

By March 11, 2014


Twitter to star in cinema deal

Your preshow entertainment at AMC and Regal theaters will soon include movie-themed tweets and Vine videos.

By February 25, 2014


Feel free to toss around FirstLook spy bot

Rugged spy bot can network, climb over obstacles, and carry explosives.

By March 23, 2011


Throwable iRobot 110 recon bot gets sensors, manipulator

The FirstLook rover is augmented with tools like a thermal camera and sensors to detect radiation or chemical and biological agents.

By October 24, 2013


Seeing-eye robots? Bots for elderly draw crowds at iRex

The largest-ever edition of Tokyo's iRex robot trade show promotes ideas for an aging society.

By November 8, 2013


Nintendo 3DS groped in first-look video

Our American pals at CNET.com have done geeks everywhere a solid and filmed their hands-on time with Nintendo's 3DS portable games console at CES. Feast your peepers.

By January 7, 2011


iRobot military bots learn how to phone home

Semiautonomous robots start to take the field with the ability to find their way home and right themselves when knocked over. And soon they'll be able to create mesh networks.

By May 1, 2012


Check suspicious objects with Scorp recon robot

Novatiq's micro reconnaissance robot can run around in day and night and spy on your enemies with its four cameras.

By January 25, 2012


Tools help sell used cars to Web-savvy shoppers

Automotive News reports on auto dealers' new use of Internet tools to help customers comparison shop.

By April 19, 2010