Technically Incorrect: People who buy Softbank's emotionally-aware Pepper robot must abide by good behavior clauses.
Technically Incorrect: A Japanese man, said to be drunk, decided to take out his frustrations on a Pepper emotion-reading robot belonging to telecom company Softbank.
A star chart carved into the ceiling of an ancient tomb in Japan is believed to be the world's oldest, and may show the sky as it was seen from China.
Humanoid robot Pepper has started selling on the Japanese market -- and its first limited run sold out within a minute.
Faster processing and better speech recognition make this humanoid robot out of France suited to work with autistic children.
The year gone by brought us more robots, worries about artificial intelligence, and difficult lessons on space travel. The big question: where's it all taking us?
The company on Thursday unveils a new "humanoid" robot named Pepper that can not only communicate with the user, but also read his or her emotions.
A friendly robot programmed to interact and educate kids with autism is officially launched into special-needs classrooms.
We examine the coolest tech on show at the Gadget Show Live in Birmingham. Click play for some dazzling gadgetry!
Military bots were well represented in the voting for the 2012 inductees. Left out in the cold: Robonaut and Johnny 5.