An Austrian cleaning robot allegedly immolates itself on a kitchen hotplate. Because, you know, housework.
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CNET sits down in Korea with Boo-keun Yoon, Samsung's consumer electronics chief, to talk about what it's doing with smart TVs and washing machines -- and why the hesitancy toward new display tech.
Here's a collection of six hot Android apps that currently consume an inordinate amount of my time. See if you find them just as addicting.
Research from a university in New Zealand using text messaging as its mode of examination concludes that people really enjoy sex and really don't enjoy Facebook and recovering from illness.
At the University of Pennsylvania, Willow Garage's polymath PR2 robot is reading everything in sight, including T-shirts and coffee labels.
iRobot will unveil two new robot cleaners at CES this week--the floor-washing Scooba 230 to fit in tighter spaces and the vacumming Roomba 700 series to pick up finer particles.
If running a vacuum cleaner round the place is doing your back and head in, don your pinny and rollers and give Foki a whirl.
Mint is a new floor-cleaning robot that can wipe down hard surfaces with dust cloths. How does it stack up to iRobot's Scooba?
Willow Garage is offering 11 research groups use of robots with an open-source platform to push personal general-use robotics rapidly forward.