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The Patin brings the futuristic robot butler one step closer to reality

A new gadget from Japanese company Flower Robotics fuses artificial intelligence and cloud technology with a Roomba-liked household gadget.

By November 6, 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Your butler is a text message away

Looking for someone to serve you? No matter where you live, there's probably a startup just waiting to become your virtual butler.

By October 9, 2015


'Downton Abbey' stars battle like Jedi in 'The Evil Butler Strikes Back'

Put down your tea and grab a lightsaber in honor of this epic Star Wars parody created by actors from "Downton Abbey," all for a good cause.

By September 28, 2015


Tidal launch was mismanaged, says Arcade Fire's Win Butler

Technically Incorrect: Even though he joined Jay Z on stage, Butler says the artists knew nothing about the PR was being conducted for the streaming service. He also says the iPhone isn't the cause of civilization's decline.

By September 20, 2015


SNL holds hilarious celeb auditions for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Actors Jon Hamm, Emma Stone, singer Michael Bublé and the "Saturday Night Live" cast audition with Star Wars actors Daisy Ridley and John Boyega for their spot in "The Force Awakens."

By November 22, 2015


Hotel commissions a robot butler on today's Tomorrow Daily

Forgot your toothbrush while traveling? Starwood hotels says this little robot named "Botlr" will bring various items up to your room from the front desk. We're just happy it doesn't asking for a tip.

By August 13, 2014


Tomorrow Daily 035: Robot butlers, invisible plane walls, tattoos powered by sweat, and more

On today's show, Ashley and Mike both agree they want their own robot butlers. Also, a concept that replaces tiny windows in planes with panoramic digital views, and a temporary tattoo that could power your wearables in the future.

By August 13, 2014


Ford announces Sync Connect smartphone app

The app works with Ford's new embedded modem, first arriving on the 2017 Escape, to bring vehicle functions to the owner's smartphone, no matter where they are.

By November 16, 2015


This huge new fusion reactor took 19 years to build (Tomorrow Daily 272)

Ashley discusses how a supercomputer helped design Germany's newest fusion reactor, why a Japanese filmmaker chose to cast a robot in his latest movie and the latest updates for the robot butler concept Patin.

By November 9, 2015


See the bizarre full video of a Missouri media professor taunting a reporter

Months of racial tensions and protests at the University of Missouri lead to the resignation of the MU system president. But following the activists' victory, they shun the media.

By November 10, 2015