Most iPad games settle for slight resolution bumps to justify their "HD" name, but Madden 11 HD for the iPad earns its price point.
I "robotted in" to Anybots, a Silicon Valley startup, and test-drove its QB telepresence robot. I particularly enjoyed trying to crash it into walls. But is it worth the $15,000 price tag?
If you've ever felt like a mindless drone at work and a robot could take your place, then you're right. Meet the Anybots QB
A $15,000 robot from Anybots called QB is designed to help companies with remote offices save on communications costs.
Madden 11 looks like it's trying to make players feel more like the QB than the head coach, thanks to new tweaks that emphasize quick gameplay over playcalling.
Willow Garage spinoff Suitable Technologies' new remote-operated robot lets you meet with co-workers while staying at home.
With an iPad interface, the Ava 500 navigates to distant meetings while you stay put. Could this be a Roomba for the office?
Need to be in two places at once? Perhaps a robot can come to the rescue. Companies in Silicon Valley are developing mobile bots to connect people for teleconferencing or just keeping in touch. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.
Double Robotics has created a presence robot based around the iPad's interface and controls. iPads not included.