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'Robot & Frank' asks: What if Asimo were your nurse?

Is this what old age looks like in the 21st century? In a new movie, Frank Langella plays an ex-thief who has to put up with a busybody robot nurse.

By Jan. 23, 2012

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Toyota plans nursing robots for aging Japan

Toyota's Assist machines are designed to ease the burden on caregivers and help people with mobility.

By Nov. 3, 2011

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iRobot CEO: Robot nurses to cut health care costs

Remote monitoring equipment that keeps a virtual eye on patients in their own home would save money, says Colin Angle.

By Sep. 4, 2009

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Japanese create teddy bear robot nurse

Researchers have unveiled an improved nurse robot called Riba that can lift patients from beds and wheelchairs. It has a teddy bear face.

By Aug. 28, 2009

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'VeinViewer' gives nurses X-ray vision

New technology can find elusive veins

By Nov. 16, 2006

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The 404 1,497: Where we waste a perfectly good dimension (podcast)

An app that warns you about fart-inducing foods, a Tinder for frisky senior citizens, why you shouldn't waste money on 3D movies, and a taste test of Doritos's new "404" flavored chips!

By Jun. 3, 2014

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Roku adds Showtime Anytime

Roku has announced that it has added streaming service Showtime Anytime to its current generation of boxes for use by Showtime subscribers.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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Dear Martin Scorsese, what are you doing with my feelings?

A new technology attempts to monitor your emotions during every second of a movie. Might this destroy the movie experience?

By Jun. 20, 2014

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Viral video: First, strangers kissed; now (surprise) they disrobe

The recent success of a film for a fashion designer has spawned a sequel: strangers removing clothes and getting into bed.

By Jul. 12, 2014

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Some life-affirming thoughts for a tech new year

As the pressure to start up, succeed, and kill becomes ever stronger, it's worth heeding the words of a palliative-care nurse who listens to people on their deathbeds offer their life regrets.

By Dec. 31, 2011