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Sep 29, 2014

The Rise of the Robots

BERKELEY – For decades, people have been predicting how the rise of advanced computing and robotic technologies will affect our lives. On one side, there are warnings that robots will displace humans in the economy, destroying livelihoods, especially... #Peter Thiel #PayPal

Oct 01, 2014

Could computers take over the boardroom?

It's a common saying that one day all our jobs will be done by robots, but top executives may not have expected their position in the C-suite to be under threat so soon... #Peter Thiel #PayPal

Sep 29, 2014

(Video) Peter Crouch Has A New Celebration – Forget The Robot, Long Live The Crab!

Crouch shows off his new moves after scoring against Newcastle United. Stoke City striker Peter Crouch has not showed off his dance moves after scoring for quite some time, with the robot now consigned to the annuls of history. Never fear, however, b... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 28, 2014

Autonomous Robots Could Provide Restore Electricity Following Power Outages

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Natural disasters are often compounded by the power failures and cell tower outages that they cause, but a team of engineers led by Nina Mahmoudian of Michigan Technological University is developin... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 29, 2014

Elephant Trunk Inspires Robotic Design

Gripping, moving, controlling for energy efficiency or functionality – nature shows us how to optimize and adapt to its surrounding environment. Those inherent learnings can be transferred to engineering designs in the disclpline of biomimicry... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 30, 2014

Thailand trains taste-testing robots to be food snobs

Brooks Hays BANGKOK, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- To curb the proliferation of inauthentic Thai food, government officials have enlisted the help of taste-testing robots... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 27, 2014

Bring Your Robot To Hardware Alley In London Next Month

Your robot deserves to roam free. That’s why you should bring him/her/it to Hardware Alley at Disrupt London! The alley, which runs during the last day of Disrupt, features all of my favorite startups – the hardware ones – in glorious technicolor. Wh... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 29, 2014

Photos: Amazing Tech Inspired by the Octopus

The octopus is inspiring all kinds of technologies, from grasping tentacles and camouflage material to robotic arms and suction cups. Here’s a look at the sophisticated tech that this sea creature has helped unleash in recent years... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 26, 2014

MIT Is Building Anti-Smuggling, Ship-Skimming Robots, So Watch Out Han Solo

The MIT robotics labs provide an endless source of variously amusing, terrifying, and wonderful developments, and today’s is a robot prototype that can scurry across the surface of a ship’s hull, using ultrasound tech to scan for false panels and oth... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia

Sep 26, 2014

MIT Is Building Anti-Smuggling, Ship-Skimming Robots, So Watch Out Han Solo

The MIT robotics labs provide an endless source of variously amusing, terrifying, and wonderful developments, and today’s is a robot prototype that can scurry across the surface of a ship’s hull, using ultrasound tech to scan for false panels and oth... #Manchester United #Peter Crouch #Newcastle United #Victor Moses #Stoke City F C #Britannia