XPrize contests are nothing if not examples of big picture thinking. The organization has just announced a new initiative to accelerate the development of real-life robotic avatars, which could one day be used to remotely carry out tasks like care-giving or disaster relief from miles away.
A burger-flipping robot named Flippy is now cooking up hamburgers at a fast food restaurant called Caliburger. Continue reading “Flippy the Burger Flipping Robot Is Now Cooking at the CaliBurger Fast Food Chain”
CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin took a ride in the Method-2, the South Korean robot that Jeff Bezos took for a spin last year and called “awesome.”
THE Pentagon has added to its arsenal of autonomous killer robots with a dune buggy capable of driving itself.
“The truthful answer is we won’t need as many people.”
A crop in Shropshire, England has been farmed exclusively by robots.
Artificially intelligent nano-machines will be injected into humans within 20 years to repair and enhance muscles, cells and bone, a senior inventor at IBM has forecast.
No human stepped foot on the acre and a half barley farm. The manual labor in Hands Free Hectare was done entirely by robot farmers.
When it comes to assessing damage and spotting people in distress, drones may be hard to beat.
Advances in AI have made it possible for machines to autonomously inspect pipelines, power lines, and transportation systems.