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All-robot band teams with Squarepusher for new EP

For his upcoming album, UK recoding artist Squarepusher will collaborate with the all-robot band Z-Machines.

By February 18, 2014


Sensory overload: Tokyo's Robot Restaurant

Deep in Tokyo's Shinjuku district is a place of wonder and technology, an explosive spectacle of robots, glitz and lasers: the Robot Restaurant.

By July 7, 2014


The robot that can be programmed by talking to it

Rather than requiring complex strings of precise instructions, researchers are teaching robots to understand colloquial, spoken commands.

By June 23, 2014


Instrument reads tattoos as sheet music

Talk about hipster! An experimental musical instrument works by reading and playing a tattoo on its creator's arm.

By March 20, 2014


Are record shops worth saving? (Part 2)

In his second installment, Donald Bell reflects on why record stores may or may not be worth saving in today's era of digital downloads.

By April 27, 2009


Married with iPods, Part 1: I hate your music

CNET's Donald Bell offers some tips for families syncing two or more iPods on a single computer.

By October 31, 2008