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MuRata Boy and Girl robots unicycle their way into our hearts. Slowly.

Out at CES we met two cycling robots capable of performing amazing feats of balance. Read on for amazing photos, and to learn how to make your own MuRata Boy. Sort of.

6 Images January 9, 2011

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Unicycle-riding bot Seiko-chan learns new trick

Now, in addition to riding forward and backward at 2 inches per second and idling in place, she can navigate a curved balance beam.

By September 29, 2010

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Unicycle-riding girlbot hits the road

Murata Girl, a cousin of bike-riding robot Murata Boy, can ride forward and backward at 2 inches per second or idle in place.

By September 24, 2008

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iPod Touch tough to repair

iFixit's teardown also shows a "a much simpler, cheaper design" for the screen and a weaker home button.

By October 11, 2012

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Robots dazzle CES-goers with stunts, upgrades

Robots at the 2011 Las Vegas show ranged from dancing sweepers to iPhone-controlled spheres. Our favorite: a rolling back massage unit.

By January 10, 2011

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Tour the Pacific Aviation Museum, from B-25 to F-104 and beyond

With dozens of iconic historical aircraft, the Pacific Aviation Museum is a must-see for anyone visiting Honolulu. If that flight's not on your travel plans, here's a huge photo tour.

By December 3, 2013

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Toyota announcement means Intel inside

Toyota and Intel announced a partnership to explore new infotainment systems, with a focus on safe usability.

By November 10, 2011

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Bike with no brakes no prob for mini robot

Masahiko Yamaguchi's mini robot can balance itself while riding a bike just by moving the handlebars. Expect wheelies soon.

By November 14, 2011

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Inside the Samsung Galaxy S III: Quad-core drives galaxial screen

The Samsung Galaxy S III is a big phone with a burly chip to match.

By June 1, 2012

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Self-driving cars will bristle with sensors

Car computers will use many sources of data -- lasers, radar, stereo cameras, even windshield wiper rain detectors -- to figure out what's around them. And none of the sensors will ever get drowsy.

By September 3, 2013