Crocs Drone Delivery Fails Miserably in Tokyo
By Steve Crowe · 5 March, 2015 • In a PR stunt to promote its new Norlin shoe line, Crocs attempted to use drones to deliver shoes in a pop-up store in Tokyo. However, the drones failed more often than not, even crashing into the crowd.Selfies are so 2014. App Creates Creepy 3D Printed Selfies
By Steve Crowe · 3 March, 2015 • A new mobile app allows you to create a 3D printed selfie by moving your smartphone or tablet from left to right in front of your face. The 3D rendering can then be sent to a 3D printer.This Nano Drone Could Save You from a Heart Attack
By Steve Crowe · 3 March, 2015 • Researchers have developed nanometer-sized drones that deliver drugs to heal and stabilize fat deposits in arteries that could prevent heart attacks caused by atherosclerosis.Watch a Drone’s-Eye View of Boston’s Brutal Winter
By Steve Crowe · 2 March, 2015 • A DJI Phantom 2 drone captures an aerial view of Boston, which is closing in on its all-time snowfall record of 107.6 inches.Win an iRobot Roomba 870 Vacuum Cleaning Robot
By Steve Crowe · 27 February, 2015 • We're giving away an iRobot Roomba Vacuum Cleaning Robot valued at $599.99. Here's your chance to get a head start on Spring cleaning.Drones Capture Amazing Footage of Active Volcano
By Steve Crowe · 27 February, 2015 • Adventurer Sam Cossman and his team used multiple DJI Phantom 2+ Vision drones to capture spectacular footage of an active lava lake along the Ring of Fire in the Vanuatu Archipelago.Do All Robot Dogs Go to Heaven?
By Steve Crowe · 26 February, 2015 • Japanese owners of Sony's AIBO robot dog hold funeral for the irreparable man's best friend after last repair shop closes.Most Americans Expect Drone Delivery Within 5 Years
By Steve Crowe · 24 February, 2015 • A new study finds 66% of American consumers think a drone will deliver a package to them within five years. Only 23% of those surveyed weren't interested in drone delivery services.5 Reasons You Need This Free Budgee Robot
By RT Staff · 24 February, 2015 • Robotics Trends is giving away a $1,399 Budgee robot assistant that can carry up to 50 pounds. Budgee runs up to 10 hours on a charge and it has sensors on the front and side to avoid obstacles.15 Best Robot Movies of All Time
By Steve Crowe · 20 February, 2015 • Disney's Big Hero 6 has been nominated for an Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film. In anticipation of the 87th Academy Awards, we count down our favorite robot movies of all time.UK Re-writing Traffic Laws as Self-driving Car Tests Begin
By Steve Crowe · 19 February, 2015 • As self-driving car tests begin in the UK, the government is looking to change some of the rules of the road.Meet the Top 50 Robotics Companies in the World
By RT Staff · 17 February, 2015 • Robotics Business Review unveils its fourth annual RBR50 list of the most influential robotics companies in the world. RBR50 companies were recognized based on their innovation, groundbreaking application, commercial success and potential, and represent many different levels and facets of the robotics ecosystem.Watch: 10 Reasons You Need Drone Delivery
By Steve Crowe · 17 February, 2015 • A set of proposed rules from the FAA has grounded ground delivery services, such as Amazon Prime Air, in the United States. Here are 10 reasons why the FAA should reconsider.FAA Bans Drones from Delivering Your Packages
By Steve Crowe · 16 February, 2015 • New laws proposed by the FAA require drones to remain in the operator's line of sight, which effectively bans drone delivery services like Amazon Prime Air and others.10 Most Funded Kickstarter Robots Ever
By Steve Crowe · 13 February, 2015 • More robots are launching on crowdfunding websites such as Kickstarter. We compiled the 10 most successfully funded robots to ever appear on Kickstarter, including drones, robot printers, robot bartenders and more.