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This humanoid robot can read facial expressions and make his own

Hanson Robotics' Han the robot made his debut at the Global Sources Electronics Fair, where he interacted with visitors, holding eye contact and conversation.

By April 20, 2015

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Humanoid robot Jennifer hits the slopes

Why should humans have all the fun in the snow? The University of Manitoba's Autonomous Agents Laboratory tests out its robot's abilities in cross country and Alpine skiing.

By February 3, 2015

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Caring Pepper robot hits the market, sells out in a minute

Humanoid robot Pepper has started selling on the Japanese market -- and its first limited run sold out within a minute.

By June 21, 2015

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'Star Trek' tete-a-tete: Watch William Shatner, Wil Wheaton geek out

The veteran "Star Trek" actors bond over video games, sci-fi, wine, beer and nerds on Shatner's Web series "Brown Bag Wine Tasting."

By June 18, 2015

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SpaceX fires up design contest for Hyperloop passenger pods

The space transport company of billionaire Elon Musk is finally throwing itself into the development of the futuristic tech for terrestrial travel.

By June 15, 2015

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Talk techie to me: RealDoll wants to make sex dolls that move, chat

RealDoll is reportedly working with robotics experts to make a more lifelike and unintentionally creepier love doll. Hopefully it won't dump you for the Roomba.

By June 12, 2015

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'We're a long way from a singularity' says 'Ex Machina' AI consultant

Geneticist Adam Rutherford, who served as artificial intelligence consultant on recent robo-flick "Ex Machina", says robots have always played the villain in human stories.

By June 4, 2015

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Meet Milo, a robot helping kids with autism

RoboKind's humanoid robot Milo is used to teach social skills to children with autism. Bridget Carey also looks at a few ways today's working robots are more people-friendly.

By May 13, 2015

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Meet Milo, a robot helping kids with autism

RoboKind's humanoid robot Milo is used to teach social skills to children with autism. Bridget Carey also looks at the ways in which today's working robots are more people-friendly.

By May 13, 2015

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Crave Ep. 201: Why are those robots making faces at us?

Humanoid robots are quickly becoming more like humans, and uh-oh, they're stealing our jobs.

By April 23, 2015