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Feel free to toss around FirstLook spy bot

Rugged spy bot can network, climb over obstacles, and carry explosives.

By Mar. 23, 2011

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Throwable iRobot 110 recon bot gets sensors, manipulator

The FirstLook rover is augmented with tools like a thermal camera and sensors to detect radiation or chemical and biological agents.

By Oct. 24, 2013

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Twitter to star in cinema deal

Your preshow entertainment at AMC and Regal theaters will soon include movie-themed tweets and Vine videos.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Site lets people search satellite images for lost Malaysian plane

A crowdsourcing platform called Tomnod is letting volunteers comb through satellite images and tag objects of interest.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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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 Nov. 8, 2013

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iRobot military bots learn how to phone home

Semiautonomous robots start to take the field with the ability to find their way home and right themselves when knocked over. And soon they'll be able to create mesh networks.

By May. 1, 2012

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Check suspicious objects with Scorp recon robot

Novatiq's micro reconnaissance robot can run around in day and night and spy on your enemies with its four cameras.

By Jan. 25, 2012

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Free Web map shows where the wind blows

Renewable-energy assessment company 3Tier releases global map that shows the potential for wind power by revealing wind resources around the world.

By Mar. 4, 2008

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By Jun. 20, 1997

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HD movie purchases coming to Vudu

Vudu becomes the first video-on-demand set-top box to allow the purchase of high-def movies--but only a handful of independent films will be available.

By Feb. 23, 2009