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Sigur Rós cameos on Game of Thrones, covers 'The Rains of Castamere'

Icelandic band Sigur Rós made an appearance on Game of Thrones as minstrels at the wedding of Joffrey Baratheon.

By April 14, 2014

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Crave Ep. 143: Superhero gerbils, the best kind

Unbounded Robotics showcases the one-armed UBR-1 ROS robot; find out if someone died in your house; and giant scary fish invade California shores. Help!

By October 25, 2013

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Superhero gerbils, the best kind, Ep. 143

Unbounded Robotics showcases the one-armed UBR-1 ROS robot, find out if someone died in your house, and giant scary fish invade California shores. Help!

By October 23, 2013

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This one-armed robot won't cost an arm and a leg

The new UBR-1 from the Willow Garage spin-off Unbounded Robotics, provides a multifunctional robot platform for just $35,000. Its spiritual predecessor, the PR2, costs $400,000

By October 21, 2013

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Ex-Palm chief joins Qualcomm's board

Jonathan Rubinstein most recently led product innovation at Hewlett-Packard, and he also had ties to Apple earlier in his career.

By May 6, 2013

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PR2 maker Willow Garage turns to commercial robotics

Following a report that it will close, the popular startup says it will instead become a self-sustaining company.

By February 11, 2013

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Cyton Gamma robot arm to work with humanity

Ready to hold hands with a robot arm? Lighter than a laptop, this articulated mechanical limb "is not just another robot for roboticists," says Robai.

By July 25, 2012

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Do robots need a Linux or a Mac OS to thrive?

Willow Garage sets its open-source software free to attract software developers and help make robots commonplace, but detractors say giving the software away is bad for business.

By May 10, 2012

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Sony Xperia S ad directed by Wes Anderson

Has the indie-darling director sold out? Or could we do with a bit more thoughtful whimsy in the smartphone world?

By March 21, 2012

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Doe-eyed Dreamer robot looking for friends

Dreamer, a Japanese-style humanoid robot built by Meka Robotics, was inspired by anime faces and puppy ears.

By October 15, 2011