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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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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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Amazing robot makes terrible omelettes

Fresh from the Robo-One 11 bi-ped robot competition at Kourakuen Hall in Tokyo comes this impressive video of OmniZero.4.

By March 28, 2007

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Google robot wins Pentagon rescue challenge

A robot made by a Japanese start-up that Google has bought has won a rescue competition organised by Darpa in the US.

By December 28, 2013

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Star Wars Episode VII's R2-D2 is fan-built here in the UK

Two British Star Wars fans who make working astromech droids for fun were hired to make the 'real' R2 after their work was spotted at a show.

By November 20, 2013

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Innovation and re-invention at the Stanford Cool Product Expo

At the Cool Product Expo, design studios show off their latest ideas, from skateboards to guitars to new ways of enjoying photography.

By April 11, 2013

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We like our Roombas polite and calm

We're happier with our robot vacuum cleaners when they show some character, say researchers from the Netherlands. But they have to have the right traits.

By June 27, 2011

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RC combat spider the best toy in the universe?

From 2007 to May this year, Jaimie Mantzel posted a series of videos detailing his work on a giant, rideable robot spider. The shrunken-down version has now been released as a toy.

By September 10, 2012

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MQ-8C Fire Scout robo-copter makes first flight

The B variant has already helped the Navy capture drug smugglers and carry out recon missions in Afghanistan and Somalia. The new MQ-8C is bigger and will pack a bigger payload.

By November 3, 2013

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Army sending robo-jeeps to Afghanistan

Four Lockheed Squad Mission Support System jeeps are being sent to Afghanistan in order to test the equipment-hauling capabilities for the troops.

By August 7, 2011

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From iPad toilets to alien apps, CES brims with oddities

With 3,000 exhibitors, you're bound to bump into something from way outside the box. Crave scoped out some of the weirder finds at the show.

By January 12, 2013