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radio-controlled robot


​FAA's liberal proposed rules win allies in drone business

The US government agency's suggested regulations won't let Amazon deliver packages, but they generally make it very easy for businesses to use drones.

By February 17, 2015


Get a Sphero robot ball for $49.96

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

By April 11, 2014


'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


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


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


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


Summer = beer + robot that delivers beer

Willow Garage boffins have tweaked their PR2 robot to fetch beer from the fridge. And you didn't think humanoids were useful.

By July 8, 2010


Parrot AR.Drone: iPhone-controlled helicopter brings Airwolf to AR

The Parrot AR.Drone is a remote-controlled helicopter you fly with your iPhone, and it looks insanely fun thanks to the included AR games

By January 6, 2010


Running robots sprint for the win

Fifteen bipedal robots take part in the athletic meet organized by a local hobby robot shop.

By August 29, 2008


Bar2D2 is the life of the party

Meet the bartending robot, Bar2D2, the radio-controlled drink dispenser.

By September 30, 2008