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PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Joins $5 Million Backing For Robot Security Company RoboteX

Security robot maker, RoboteX, is feeling safe and sound indeed. The company recently attracted the support of PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel. Along with RoboteX founder... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/3/13

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The Toa Mata All Robot Band

Tired of listening to all of your favorite songs over and over again on Pandora? Or the loud and way-too-human bands that leave your ears ringing after every concert? One... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/25/13

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Window Cleaning Robots Making Their Way To Skyscraper Happy United Arab Emirates

Source: Serbot These robotic window washers are not afraid of heights, high winds, or hard-to-reach places. Gekko Façade and its sister, solar panel cleaning robot Gekko... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/13/13

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Blazing Fast Staubli Robot Picks 200 Items Per Minute

Even John Henry, had he been a factory picker instead of a steel driver, couldn’t keep up with this robot. The Switzerland-based TP80 Fast Picker robot by Stäubli... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/26/13

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Robots Now Dealing Blackjack

Here’s one dealer that won’t attempt to cheat you with sleight of hand – because it doesn’t have any, strictly speaking. More like bulbs with suction... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/21/13

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Watson Is Now Commercially Available, Set To Help Doctors Treat Cancer

IBM’s most promising medical student just graduated and is ready to join the workforce and help people – in the fight against cancer, to be specific. IBM has just... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/13/13

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The Automation Of Healthcare Continues – Robot System To Sterilize Surgical Tools

  Source: GE Global Research Hospitals are not the cleanest of places. Even in the operating room where the greatest care is taken to create a sterile... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/9/13

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Roadside Sign-Flippers? Robots Are Taking Their Jobs Too

Source: Stealing Axion via YouTube No job is safe. You know those guys at the side of the road, tossing and flipping signs in the air trying to get you to go into that... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/6/13

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