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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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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 September 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 August 28, 2009

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'VeinViewer' gives nurses X-ray vision

New technology can find elusive veins

By November 16, 2006

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Hulu, Lionsgate team up on original series with a ghostly twist

As the battle for original content continues, Hulu strikes a deal with the studio behind hits like "Mad Men," "Nurse Jackie," and "Orange is the New Black."

By August 27, 2013

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Meet Cody, the robot that gives sponge baths

It's not as sexy as Nurse Nancy, but Cody, the robot who gives baths, might be more effective and cheaper in the future.

By November 10, 2010

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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 December 31, 2011

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Giant teddy bear robot can pick you off the floor

Too tired to get up? Get a leg up from Riba II, the latest teddy bear robot nurse from Japan. No, you can't take it to bed.

By August 2, 2011

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Breastfeeding truck coming to a city near you?

If performance artist Jill Miller has her way, moms will simply have to summon The Milk Truck using their smartphones for a private spot to nurse when out and about.

By July 5, 2011