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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

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Supercut celebrates a century of robots in film

Robbie the Robot! R2-D2! Wall-E! Watch your favorite robots, androids, cyborgs, metal men and Replicants from over 100 films in this sci-fi supercut.

By February 11, 2015

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What to watch on HBO Now and iTunes in May

We took a look at what's on HBO Now service -- it's not just TV, it's also movies. Then find out what movies you can watch at home on iTunes s "I am Big Bird" lands on iTunes.

By April 30, 2015

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Ads for new TV hacker drama are as aggressive as expletive

Technically Incorrect: How else should you dramatize your new USA Network drama featuring a recalcitrant programmer? With F-Words galore.

By April 28, 2015

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Japanese superhero fights grime instead of crime

Tokyo's own caped crusader, Mangetsu-man, wants citizens to join him in his quest to save the city from litter and garbage.

By September 16, 2014

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Domo arigato, Mr Atlas

Move over, AlphaDog: the "six-foot-two, 330-pound" humanoid Atlas is the new top robot in town.

By July 11, 2013

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Dumpster-living professor out to make a point

Professor Dumpster is a combo of Bill Nye the Science Guy and Oscar the Grouch, and he wants to show us that living minimally can help save our cities. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in.

By July 1, 2014

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MIT unboxes DARPA's Atlas robot

In preparation for the DARPA Robotics Challenge, a team at MIT has taken receipt of an Atlas robot, and filmed its unboxing for the world to see.

By August 25, 2013

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Google buys Boston Dynamics

Google has bought an eighth robotics company to add to its existing stable: military-affiliated Boston Dynamics, creator of BigDog.

By December 15, 2013

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Tragedy to tricorder: We meet the inventor of Scanadu

We discover how the man developing a Star Trek-style medical tricorder for your smart phone turned personal tragedy into a lifesaver.

By June 11, 2013