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Friday Poll: Are 'killer robots' a real threat?

The United Nations and Human Rights Watch are both concerned about the development of killer robots that can take lives without human direction. Are you?

By May 31, 2013

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Parkour robot takes on uneven terrain

RHex is a six-legged all-terrain robot that can run, leap, backflip and climb.

By July 25, 2013

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3D-printed button-bashing robot guesses phone PINs

A hacker robot takes the brute force approach to guessing smartphone PINs by just punching in numbers until it hits the right combination.

By July 24, 2013

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Touch your robot, and its new skin will light up

This e-skin responds to touch with light. It could also be used for medical applications and interactive displays.

By July 22, 2013

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Military robot deploys CO2 to lure ticks to their doom

This rover could patrol your yard, coaxing ticks onto fabric laced with insecticide. Early tests have shown it's very effective.

By July 19, 2013

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Stainless steel robot arm far cooler than your arm

Kawasaki Heavy Industries' MSR05 robot experiments with drugs and bathes in hydrogen peroxide gas.

By July 17, 2013

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Robot gymnast does quadruple backflip, sticks landing

Hinamitetu is a Japanese gymnast that just happens to be made out of electronics. The accomplished robot just pulled off an impressive backflip.

By July 16, 2013

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WaterColorBot gives you a robotic brush-off

Automate your happy little clouds with the WaterColorBot, a Kickstarter kit that hands the brush off to a robot.

By July 16, 2013

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Meet e-David, the robot that paints

E-David is an artistically inclined robot that uses special software to process its work on the fly to decide where to add the next brush stroke.

By July 12, 2013

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Be afraid: DARPA unveils Terminator-like Atlas robot

Atlas looks like the prototype for a future robot infantryman, and it can tackle rough terrain and carry human tools. Can you say "Skynet"?

By July 11, 2013