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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 January 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 November 3, 2011

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Smart thermometer sends real-time fever updates to parents

The Fever Smart patch thermometer acts like a mini nurse, tracking a child's temperature and sending the data to the parent's smartphone.

By September 24, 2014

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Alien Mind Control Mask puts a monster in charge of your head

Your search for an unusual and creepy Halloween mask is over early this year. Just slap an alien with joysticks over your noggin.

By September 30, 2014

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Homeless handwriting inspires fancy new fonts

A project that turns handwritten letters seen on homeless signs into fonts gets a big boost from global typeface provider Monotype.

By September 29, 2014

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Want the perfect smiley selfie? Carry a big silver stick

The importance of the selfie in establishing self-worth is underlined by those who choose to carry with them something called a Selfie Stick. Seeing one in real life is sobering.

By September 21, 2014

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Stephen Hawking movie trailer teases romance, tragedy

"The Theory of Everything," in which the famed physicist is played by Eddie Redmayne, is a movie that appears to meld science and romance. Will it work?

By August 10, 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 July 12, 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 June 20, 2014

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An app with a noble cause: No more baby pics on Facebook

Preggie iOS app seeks to get pregnant women together, so they don't have to use Facebook for their mutual communication.

By June 4, 2014