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DARPA Robotics Challenge: Meet the 24 Finalists
The DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals take place June 5-6 in Pomona, California. Meet the 24 robots vying for a $2 million top prize in the ultimate robot competition. Education · Mobile Robots · Robot Competitions · Future Tech · Humanoid RobotsRobot Cheetah Sees, Jumps Obstacles: Watch
A new LIDAR system allows MIT's cheetah robot to autonomously jump over obstacles in its path while running 5 MPH. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyHow New AI Enables Robots to Learn Like Humans
Rather than programming a robot to perform several tasks, researchers at UC Berkeley have created algorithms that direct the robot to use trial and error to learn as it goes. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyReporter Battles WordSmith Robot in Newswriting-Off
NPR pinned one of its top reporters against WordSmith, an AI system that churns out millions of stories each year. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyHuman Driver Races Audi RS 7 Autonomous Car: Who Will Win?
A human driver recently raced Audi' RS 7 autonomous car at the Ascari racetrack in Spain. The race was decided by two-tenths of a second. Find out who came out on top. Future Tech · Driverless TransportationJD Humanoid Robot Kit
JD is a fully functional humanoid robot from EZ-Robot designed for functions such as interacting with human tools and environments, experimental purposes, and more. Robot Fun · Robot Toys · Education · Robot Kits · Robot Software · Future Tech · Humanoid RobotsHow Safe Are Google’s Self-Driving Cars?
A new report sheds light on the number of accidents Google's self-driving cars have been involved in. How do Google's cars compare to the national average? Future Tech · Driverless TransportationMeet the Creepy Humanoid Robot That Resembles Sarah Palin
Yangyang, a new humanoid robot that can talk, move its head, shake hands and even give hugs, resembles Sarah Palin. Yangyang even has skin made from a special type of silica gel to replicate the texture of human skin. Future Tech · Humanoid RobotsHuman Pros Dominating Poker AI
Carnegie Mellon's poker AI was down 626,892 chips against its human competitors at the halfway point. Can the super computer turn things around? Future Tech · Science & TechnologyWatch a Micro Robot Pull 2,000 Times its Weight
Stanford University researchers have built a 12-gram micro robot that can pull 2,000 times its weight. The researchers are looking to scale this technology up to larger robots to carry very heavy goods. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyCan AI Help Doctors Better Diagnose Cancer?
MIT has developed a computational model that aims to automatically suggest cancer diagnoses by learning from thousands of data points from past pathology reports. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyAI, Humanoid Robots Enhancing Cross-cultural Communication
By combining artificial intelligence and robotics with insights from virtual role-playing research, researchers are pioneering new avenues to improve cultural awareness. Future Tech · Humanoid RobotsWatch a Robot Encounter a Sperm Whale 2K Feet Below the Sea
At about 2,000 feet below the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana, the ROV Hercules encountered a magnificent sperm whale. And it's all caught on tape. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyWatch These Robot Flowers You Control with Your Brain
NeuroFlowers uses an EEG headset to read electrical currents from the surface of your head to determine different mental states and make the robotic flowers open its petals and change colors. Future Tech · Science & TechnologyMini Self-Driving Cars Race at MIT
Mini self-driving cars race through tunnels at MIT. Watch the fastest car in the group and one that repeatedly crashes. Future Tech · Driverless Transportation
CES 2018 AI Conference Schedule
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ibo and iHeartRadio have teamed up to launch Jibo Music that will...
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What Humanoid Backflips Mean for Robot Agility
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