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Cheetah-Cub robot learns to walk from the animals

A quadruped robot developed at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne has been taught to walk by being fed data based on the movements of a horse.

By Apr. 30, 2013

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SimCity Mac out on 11 June, as 'Cheetah Speed' returns

EA says it's working 'round the clock' to fix issues that plagued the game's launch.

By Apr. 10, 2013

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Honda Uni-Cub promotes our fat, lazy future

A new personal mobility device from Honda, the Uni-Cub, lets people roll around indoor environments on a single wheel, with a footprint no wider than a pedestrian.

By May. 15, 2012

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DARPA's Cheetah becomes fastest legged robot

DARPA's back with another fear-inducing animal robot. You can try to outrun the Cheetah, but you'll probably fail, so here's to our new robot overlords.

By Mar. 5, 2012

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All hope lost as Cheetah robot outruns Usain Bolt

Clocking a new speed record for legged robots, DARPA's robo-cheetah can hunt you down at more than 28 mph. You'll be safe if you never leave your car.

By Sep. 5, 2012

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Military commissions cheetah, humanoid robots

Boston Dynamics is working on bipedal and quadraped robots for DARPA. Forget about outrunning them. Just pray they stay on our side.

By Feb. 28, 2011

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National Zoo's panda cam falls victim to government shutdown

Panda watchers around the world are faced this morning with the bleak reality of the US government shutdown also shutting down the popular panda cam.

By Oct. 1, 2013

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Experiencing the future of transportation at Ceatec 2013

Toyota, Honda, and Nissan were all present at Japan's biggest tech expo, showing off their own highly distinctive concepts for the future of mobility.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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Easily mount your HDTV

Donald Bell shows you how to liberate your HDTV from its stand and mount it on your wall by yourself and on a budget.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Google acquires Boston Dynamics, maker of animal-inspired robots

Company nabs a maker of impressive walking and running creatures. It's part of Google's effort to buy its way into a future populated by autonomous mechanical entities.

By Dec. 14, 2013