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Giant robot invades Blue Willow plates for geeky dinnerware

Classic Blue Willow-pattern plates get a modern makeover with the addition of a giant robot.

By February 3, 2014

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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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Flex your screen: Corning's curvy Willow Glass (pictures)

Corning's Willow Glass should start shipping on smartphones and tablets in early 2014.

3 Images By January 11, 2013

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Hands-on with Corning's bendable Willow Glass (exclusive)

Glass so thin and pliable it bends? CNET gets ahead of the curve with Corning's future tech for smartphones and more.

By January 10, 2013

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Bend it like Corning Willow Glass

CNET's Jessica Dolcourt brings you an exclusive first look at a new bendable glass as thin as your business card.

By January 10, 2013

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Willow Garage offers cheaper PR2, minus one arm

Get your one-armed PR2s for only $285,000. They're perfect for robot-human arm-wrestling.

By August 10, 2011

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Chad VanGaalen, 'Willow Tree': Free MP3 of the Day

Download a free MP3 of "Willow Tree" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By October 25, 2008

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Test-driving Willow Garage's telepresence robot

I got to kick the tires on Willow Garage's Texai robot, piloting it around the company's offices in Menlo Park, Calif. The Texai emphasizes man over machine.

By September 11, 2010

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Willow Garage rolls out PR2 robots

Willow Garage hosted an open house Wednesday evening to introduce the first round of PR2 robots being made available to researcher and developers. With a mission to accelerate the advancement of open-source robotics software and development, the Menlo Park, Calif., company has now awarded 11 institutions a chance to see what they can do with the PR2 robots.

May 27, 2010

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Willow Garage gets robots into researchers' hands

The company says its open-source PR2 machines are a big step toward all-purpose robots. Now 11 R&D teams from around the world will get a crack at making that happen.

By May 27, 2010