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Mind-controlled telepresence robots could restore mobility to the disabled

A brain-computer interface used in conjunction with telepresence robots could one day help the disabled find a measure of independence.

By June 24, 2015


​Rolling robots give your face a presence far away

Telecommuters and long-distance students have bought 5,000 Double Robotics telepresence robots to bring a more human touch to long-distance electronic interactions.

By November 4, 2015


Meet your prom date, a telepresence robot

Two Kansas high school students who had to be out of state at prom time get to dance with their friends, from thousands of miles away, thanks to technology.

By April 21, 2014


Virtually alone: Why watching live events in VR feels so strange

Commentary: Virtual reality might be the future of beaming into live events, but its role in the present is still experimental at best: the Democratic debate was a perfect example of how isolating it can be.

By October 15, 2015


Don't want to wait in line for an iPhone 6S? Send a robot

A "telepresence robot" is currently holding a place for a woman in Sydney who will be one of the first in the world to own Apple's latest smartphone.

By September 24, 2015


Technology to smooth today's travel turbulence

From CNET Magazine: Smartphones, online services and biometric scanners are already easing the way for travelers. Expect even more tech to transform your journeys in the not-too-distant future.

By October 3, 2015


Why virtual reality makes me want to dream of the future

The dream of VR is over 20 years old, but the magic of what it can do now has never been seen before...and it's only going to get better.

By August 3, 2015


Nike's Flyease is a cool new shoe for athletes with disabilities

Meet the Nike Flyease, a new line of footwear built for athletes who struggle with standard athletic shoes, and Matthew Walzer, the teenager who helped bring the shoe to life.

By July 15, 2015


Robots rumble and Ant-Man is huge on the next CraveCast

While we don't yet have Jaegers, smaller versions of the Hollywood fighting robots are itching for a fight. In the next CraveCast July 13, the crew will take on the robot renaissance, and "Ant-Man" (no spoilers!)

By July 10, 2015


Apple patent envisions tracking people in real time

A newly granted patent would let you view friends, family and even pets from your mobile device as they move through their day.

By March 24, 2015