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radio-controlled robot

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Get a Sphero robot ball for $49.96

Originally $129.99, the Sphero is an RC toy like no other.

By April 11, 2014

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'Terminator'-style cube robots swarm and self-assemble

Robotics researchers at MIT show off the capabilities of small cube-shaped robots with no external moving parts.

By October 4, 2013

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Awesome fire-breathing dragon is world's largest walking robot

At 30 feet tall and 51 feet long, Tradinno is a gargantuan mechatronic beast you don't want to mess with.

By September 12, 2013

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8-foot robot Cygan from 1950s auctioned for $27,000

This vintage behemoth has "the strength of a dozen Samsons." Now a lucky collector gets to freak everyone out with it.

By September 11, 2013

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Anki, blessed by Apple, takes AI and robotics to consumers

Apple gave the startup a coveted slot during the WWDC keynote event, and Anki used it to showcase what might be the most impressive demo of artificial intelligence and robotics ever.

By June 10, 2013

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Future of search and rescue: Cockroaches piloted by Kinect

By fitting cockroaches with microphones and speakers, rescuers may be able to detect voices of people in trapped buildings.

By June 28, 2013

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The democratization of the drone

Homegrown electronics manufacturer Parallax is empowering a wave of DIY robotics, from flying quadcopters to programmable robots.

By June 22, 2013

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This week in Crave: The huggable edition

This week, we wrapped our arms around a son who got creative with tech after his mom suffered a stroke. Then we ran, fast, from a robot that can hustle uphill.

By September 15, 2012

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Paralysed woman controls robot arm using tiny brain implant

A paralysed woman has used a mind-controlled robot arm to take her first independent sip of coffee in 15 years.

By May 18, 2012

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Man sues gov't for harassment, blames Google's autocomplete

A former government contractor says he was fired after Google's search engine autocompleted his attempted "How to make a radio-controlled airplane" by offering the word "bomb."

By December 12, 2013