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Watch: Drone Catches Thieves in the Act
By Steve Crowe · 4 February, 2015 • A polish rail freight operator used a drone to catch an attempted robbery of its coal source. The footage from the drone was passed onto police, which arrested the robbers.
9 Epic Drone Fails You Need to Watch
By Steve Crowe · 30 January, 2015 • There's been a lot of discussion this week about drone crashes thanks to the White House incident. We revisit some of the most epic drone failures ever.
Bill Gates: Why Wouldn’t You be Concerned About AI
By Steve Crowe · 29 January, 2015 • Bill Gates agrees with Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking about the threat of artificial intelligence, saying that he doesn't "understand why some people are not concerned.”
5 Robot Snow Plows to Unbury You from Snowmageddon 2015
By Steve Crowe · 26 January, 2015 • Want a robot to shovel all that snow for you? Here are some prototypes and DIY snow plows that can help unbury you from Snowmageddon 2015.
Watch 100 Humanoid Robots Perform a Flash Mob
By Steve Crowe · 20 January, 2015 • One hundred humanoid robots performed a three-minute synchronized dance in Tokyo on Monday in front of onlookers. The "100 Robi" project was designed to show that robots can be produced in large numbers at a low cost.
You Can Buy This $1 Million Shooting Robot on Amazon
By Steve Crowe · 20 January, 2015 • Kuratas is a $1 million mech suit with a BB Gatling gun that fires off 6,000 rounds per minute. It takes cues from your facial expressions and fires off the Gatling gun when you smile at it.
The Best Robots of CES 2015
By RT Staff · 15 January, 2015 • You couldn't escape the robots at CES 2015. Drones, robot toys and humanoids were the talk of Las Vegas. Here are our picks for the best robots of CES 2015.
Disney’s Beachbot Robot Turns Sand into Art Canvas
By Steve Crowe · 14 January, 2015 • Beachbot is a new robot from Disney Research and ETH Zurich that draws designs on beaches. It uses WiFi and a laser scanner to track its position and a retractable rake and sensors to draw lines.
Watch: Robot Serves Ice Cream in China
By Steve Crowe · 13 January, 2015 • The "Robot Ice Cream House" was installed recently at a mall in northeastern China, offering six different flavors and a variety of toppings.
Meet ChihiraAico: The Creepiest Robot of CES
By Steve Crowe · 9 January, 2015 • Toshiba's ChihiraAico humanoid robot is designed to resemble a a 32-year-old Japanese hostess that makes conversation, sings and could one day take care of people with dementia. And boy is it creepy.
Ozobot Bit Uses Google Blockly to Make Programming Fun
By Steve Crowe · 9 January, 2015 • Ozobot Bit is basically identical to the original Ozobot, but adds in Google's Blockly coding editor, allowing kids to expand their coding know-how by seeing the results unfold in front of them.
WowWee Adds Dancing MiPosaur Robot, REV App-Controlled Cars
By Steve Crowe · 8 January, 2015 • WowWee Robotics introduced at CES 2015 the gesture-controlled MiPosaur robot and REV app-controlled cars. Both new products will be available later in 2015.
Hands On: FURo-i Home Personal Robot
By RT Staff · 8 January, 2015 • The FURo-i Home Edition is a sleek, diminutive robot that is Future Marketing's answer to the hectic family life that needs a little help keeping together and in contact. Here it is in action at CES 2015.
Mobile Robots Invade CES
By RT Staff · 8 January, 2015 • Acton's RocketSkates and the INMOTION V3 unicycle are some examples of the mobile robots invading CES and making smart mobility personal.
The Best Drones of CES 2015
By Steve Crowe · 7 January, 2015 • 2015 is the year of the drone. The technology is quickly improving and prices are coming down, making them more affordable. We've scoured the CES 2015 showfloor and compiled our list of the best drones.

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