Amazon purchased Kiva Systems back in 2012, and now, the company is putting its robot research to good use by using them in 10 of its mega-warehouses across the United States. Shipping can often be frustrating, but it's pretty neat to know a robot might help fulfill your Prime order this holiday season.
The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.
On today's show, we check out Amazon's fleet of 15,000 robot helpers, an eBay auction for a trailer containing 25 playable Xbox 360 consoles, light-painting Swiss robots creating 8-bit art, and a pizza bed Kickstarter.
Thanks to its most successful portable Zelda game ever, the Japanese game giant led the industry in software sales last month.
Emmett Shear argues that the console market's long lifecycles will have to change to keep up with the times and act more like mobile refreshes.
The Japanese game giant continues to rely on rehashes of its tried-and-true franchises, but it's working.
Sony's PlayStation Mobile experiment was supposed to bring the company's content to Android devices. But that effort never really caught on with developers and gamers alike.
The chipmaker has built a set-top box based on Google's software, and promises it can can play high-end video games.
This seriously loaded laptop normally runs $500 more. Plus: three sweet bonus deals!
In a deal that beats even Black Friday pricing, the console comes with two Assassin's Creed games. There is, however, a rebate requirement.
After 10 years, the company ends sales of its handheld gaming device in North America, Europe, and Japan.