As more people die from the virus, robotics experts are looking for ways to enlist robots in the fight to contain Ebola in the coming months and years.
From CES 2012, Bridget Carey takes a First Look at the Samsung InTouch Camera, a device that lets you use your television to make Skype calls.
Samsung's inTouch system turns your standard TV into a smart TV by adding Android functionality in the form of Skype calling, YouTube streaming and web browsing.
Kim Kardashian decides Instagram and Twitter are the best places to belittle Katie Couric for a supposedly fake baby gift. Interesting choice.
RP-VITA can navigate to your room to put you in touch with a doctor, and it's being used in everything from newborn care to stroke treatment.
This bot from iRobot and InTouch Health can roll up to your bedside and help a remote doctor treat you.
Robots in the form of linen-carrying droids and prosthetics are starting to slowly open the path for robotics in health care. Can in-home robots help care for elderly people, too?
iRobot reorganizes and creates a business unit for its tablet-sporting Ava pedestal robot in retail, security, and health care.
iRobot invests $6 million in InTouch Health to test its robots, including Ava, for use in telemedicine and assisted care at healthcare facilities.
Samung's Android-based InTouch HD camera system delivers Skype video calling to your TV via Wi-Fi. Introduced at CES 2012, it will retail for $199.99 when it's released in March.