Can humour be broken down into a series of programmable commands? The Kobian robot helps researchers find out.
Dean Kamen has since turned his mind to creating a revolutionary robotic arm that's now gained FDA approval.
Designed by electrical engineers, the vision behind the Athos gear is to turn the clothes we wear into personal trainers.
Google's Chrome browser for mobile devices is the target of a new lawsuit from a patent holder that has previously targeted Apple.
Facebook is on a mission to arm itself with a powerful arsenal of patents, and it's surprising where the next set of patents may come from.
It takes this engineer just less than three hours to put together Qbo, the bot that can recognize itself in a mirror.
Suddenly, the winner of this fierce patent war between two of Silicon Valley's biggest names has become a lot less obvious.
The war over patents continues as the social network charges that Yahoo has violated 10 of its own patents.
Facebook needs to move fast to stave off any doubt among investors as its IPO approaches. One possibility: It buys a bunch of Yahoo's patents outright.
Scientists at the University of Illinois engineer a device that manages to squeeze sensing, medical diagnostics, and communications technology on an ultra-thin patch that mounts directly on the skin.