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BOT Home Automation Doorbot

Doorbot is an excellent idea poorly executed -- hold off for now and hope that this glitchy device improves with time.

August 1, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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iRobot's military bots answer to one tap on a tablet

A new app makes it easy to control iRobot's defense and security robots. Also, AT&T pays for mobile "cramming," and Snapchat will soon feature advertisements.

By October 9, 2014

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Snake-bot scales sandy slopes with sidewinder slither

Carnegie Mellon's modular robotic snake is able to traverse sandy environments, thanks to lessons learned from sidewinder snakes.

By October 9, 2014

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iRobot's military bots answer to one tap on a tablet

A new app makes it easy to control iRobot's defense and security robots. Also, AT&T pays for mobile "cramming," and Snapchat will soon feature advertisements.

By October 9, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 052: Cheetah-bot goes off-leash, the coolest 'Star Wars' house ever, and more

On today's show, Khail and Ashley panic a little about cheetah-bot's untethered evolution, gush about the amazing Korean home inspired by "Star Wars," and send high fives to Mangetsu-man, a Japanese superhero cleaning up the streets of Tokyo.

By September 16, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 052: Cheetah-bot goes off-leash, the coolest 'Star Wars' house ever, and more

Korean architecture firm Hoon Moon must be feeling pretty great about this futuristic, minimalist structure it designed. It's a little bit Sandcrawler, a little bit Death Star, and a whole lot of awesome. That's no space station... it's a house!

By September 16, 2014

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Crave Ep. 180: Help battling robots cause even more mayhem

The robot war might be televised (on the Web at least) and it's a fight to the finish. The RoboGames could become a Web series if a crowdfunding effort meets its goal.

By October 24, 2014

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iRobot: Smart homes should have one brainy bot to run the show

Roombas are great, but not much fun to talk to. iRobot CEO Colin Angle feels intelligent human-interface robots must be the future of any smart household.

By July 14, 2014

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Minibuilders: An experiment in builder bots

The race is on to create a robotic team capable of creating structures far bigger than themselves -- such as buildings.

By June 17, 2014

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This homemade 'Robocop' bot gives you 30 seconds to comply

Master propmaker Shawn Thorsson and his life-size replica of the ED-209 robot from the movie "Robocop" enforce the rules at Maker Faire.

By May 26, 2014