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'Robopocalypse': Talkin' robot Armageddon (Q&A)

Daniel Wilson's new novel, "Robopocalypse," chronicles humanity's fight against millions of murderous robots run by an omniscient AI. Perfect summer reading.

By July 3, 2011

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Watson supercomputer answers your stupid questions via app

IBM's silicon genius Watson has humiliatingly been forced to answer your pathetic meatbag questions as an app-based customer helpdesk.

By May 21, 2013

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'Mobile Man': Nokia green envoy made of old phones

As part of a global recycling campaign, a humanoid-robot-looking creature is showing up at random Beijing post offices to inspire people to turn in their old handsets.

By July 20, 2011

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Robots take the big screen in NYC next week

The Robot Film Festival July 16-17 in New York will feature shorts about robots, robot entertainers, and the Botskers red-carpet awards ceremony.

By July 9, 2011

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Crave in Comments: From mind bikes to drunk fliers

Several chucklers left by Crave readers are the main course in this week's serving of Crave in Comments.

By July 8, 2011

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Android 1.5 SDK, Exchange email and set-top box: First signs of robopocalypse

Android has released an 'early-look' version of the SDK for version 1.5, and it looks like viideo recording, a soft keypad and more are in the cards

By April 14, 2009

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Robonaut becomes 1st humanoid robot in space

What could go wrong by putting a 330-pound humanoid robot on the International Space Station? Decades of science fiction stories can't be insanely far-fetched.

By February 24, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1275: Now with less Fail-whale-iness (podcast)

Good news, everyone! Twitter's getting its own servers and Skype will now run in the background on an iPhone. But beware: The IPocalypse is nigh, Apple now has more software insecurity flaws than anyone, and robots can now move faster than you can blink.

By July 22, 2010