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Two gadgets enter the ring, but only one can leave the champion! Each week Brian Tong pits two compe

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Robo-One videos will astound/confuse you

If you've been following Robo-One 12 vicariously, welcome to the motherlode. Robot Watch recently posted a smorgasbord of videos showcasing the best demos and battles from the recent bipedal robot competition.

By September 26, 2007

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Video montage: Robo-One bots play catch

Robots Dreams has a video montage of this year's bipedal robot competition in Japan that showcases this year's special challenge: to have robots catch and throw a ball.

By September 27, 2007

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Impromptu robot fight breaks out at Robo-One 12

Finally, a chicken robot battles a normal robot. Caught on YouTube.

By September 20, 2007

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Smartphone robo-cushion lets you love the one you're not with

Japanese roboticist Hiroshi Ishiguro's "Hugvie" translates your caller's voice into huggable vibrations. Great for long-distance lovin' -- and maybe a new form of high-tech group grope too.

By April 27, 2012

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​Google's self-driving car turns out to be a very smart ride

Don't mock Google's robo-cars. A ride in one shows that you, the driver, may soon be obsolete.

By May 14, 2014

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Robotic bartender knows when you need a stiffer drink

It's one thing to order a drink through an app and have a robotic bartender whip it up in 30 seconds or less. But add AI to the mix, and now that robo-bartender can figure out if you want a double or when to call a cab. CNET's Sumi Das checked out high-tech ways to bartend.

By December 19, 2013

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Robo-vac, bouncing blender in design finals

Robo TAP is a floor cleaner you can direct with your feet. It's one of eight finalists in this year's Electrolux Design Lab competition.

By July 19, 2011

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Robo Brain is learning from the internet

Cornell University is creating a repository of robot knowledge to be shared among robots using YouTube videos, images and manuals from the internet.

By August 25, 2014

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Turbine-electric hybrid VTOL attack drone flies again

Vertical takeoff and landing make it "runway independent," turbojet makes it one of fastest robo-jets ever.

By August 18, 2009

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Transforming robot kicks butt, carries creator

Fighting robot OmniZero can transform from humanoid into car and then a walking seat. It's the latest from the world of Robo-One warrior bots.

By September 28, 2009