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JediBot uses Kinect to control lightsaber

Stanford students create a lightsaber-swinging robotic arm for a course in experimental robotics. A Microsoft Kinect tracks the opponent's lightsaber to help bring the Star Wars experience to life.

By Jul. 18, 2011


Kibot the robot entertains kids, spies on them

New monkey-faced robot playmate out of Korea will read stories, sing children's songs, teach words, and let parents watch their little ones from afar.

By Apr. 25, 2011


Playboy offers every issue of the magazine online--for a price

Now every issue of Playboy is available through the company's new subscription-based online service, i.playboy.com.

By May. 19, 2011


Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and Arc making a play on Vodafone

Vodafone is playing up the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. It's now taking orders for the PlayStation phone and its playmate the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc.

By Mar. 21, 2011


Pingo penguin brings Facebook connection to life

A robotic toy that connects to your Facebook and follows your voice commands.

By Dec. 8, 2009


Kaspar the friendly robot helps autistic kids

A child-size humanoid bot with a face inspired by comics is being used to teach interaction skills to kids who may lack an instinctive understanding of social cues.

By Aug. 25, 2010


iPhone 3G + $9.95 a month = lots of iPorn

iRoticNet brings lots and lots of porn videos to your iPhone.

By Jul. 23, 2008


Tentacled monster feeds your gadgets

More nightmares on the way

By May. 18, 2007


Social-media survey asks for 'shotgun marriage'

Respondents were asked to pair up a flagging print media brand with a social network in the ultimate mashup-matchup.

By Feb. 18, 2009


Zivity: Democratizing porn

A new adult content site aims to reward models directly for their popularity.

By Sep. 18, 2007