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Watch a meter maid lift illegally parked cabs off the ground

Technically Incorrect: If you're a tech company launching a new car buying site, it's best to show that you have the power. In this case, girl power.

By June 15, 2015


Techko Maid Smart Maid RS118

With no real smarts and relatively little actual cleaning power, this sad robot is borderline useless.

By May 9, 2014

2 stars Editors' rating May 9, 2014

Cleaning house with the Techko Maid Smart Maid RS118 (pictures)

With dual mop and sweeper functionality, this floor cleaner wants to help you tidy up.

7 Images By May 9, 2014


Depressing performance from Techko Maid's robotic mop

The oddly-designed Smart Maid RS118 didn't clean up in our tests.

By May 9, 2014


Bellhop bots? This Japanese hotel will be run by robots

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, for helping me with my luggage. Hen-na Hotel in Japan is set to open with check-in bots and robot concierges, porters and maids. So we don't have to tip them, right?

By February 5, 2015


Rosie or Jarvis: The future of the smart home is still in the air

We're getting ready to live in a world where it's less about taking care of our homes, and more about our homes taking care of us. But will that come in the form of robot maids or intelligent homes?

By January 14, 2015


Known keycard hack suspected in hotel room burglary

A security bypass demonstrated at the BlackHat conference in July appears to have been utilized in at least one burglary, Forbes reports.

By November 26, 2012


Smart home of the future faces hurdles

The "Home of the Future" is on the way. But how long will it take to get here?

By June 29, 2012


Facebook's Zuckerberg racks up followers on Pinterest

With profiles on Twitter and Google+ already, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg adds the social network Pinterest to his cache.

By February 15, 2012


From iPhones to smart grids at Black Hat, Defcon

Security professionals to swap data on hacking everything from phones to critical infrastructure at Black Hat and its less corporate sister show Defcon, where geek games and mayhem rule.

By July 27, 2009