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Seeing-eye robots? Bots for elderly draw crowds at iRex

The largest-ever edition of Tokyo's iRex robot trade show promotes ideas for an aging society.

By November 8, 2013

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Thiel-backed Mithril Capital targets growth-stage tech ventures

PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel launches a San Francisco-based venture capital firm seeking to take the road less traveled -- in other words, no cloud, no social.

By June 20, 2012

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The robots are coming! Better get used to it

Robots are widely used now, and they're only spread even farther into daily life. The sci-fi future may be closer than you think.

By March 20, 2012

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Humanoid plant workers wow crowds at iRex

At the 2011 International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo, power-lifting bots mix it up with the latest humanoids.

By November 9, 2011

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Foxconn to build Taiwan 'robot kingdom'

The robot facility in the Central Taiwan Science Park is expected to generate $4 billion in production value.

By November 4, 2011

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Is it time to invest in robot manufacturers? (Q&A)

As electronics giant Foxconn prepares to replace workers with more than a million robots, we ask Frank Tobe, editor of The Robot Report, about tips on investing in robot companies.

By August 4, 2011