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Meet Vector, Anki's charming new robot

Anki is back. Two years after launching Cozmo and five years after launching Anki Drive, the company is introducing a robot for the home.  Vector is not a toy but rather a joyful, smart home robot — and no it's not a Roomba, and it isn't
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Amazon has Jibo the robot on sale for $400 off on Prime Day and Alexa better be scared

So we all know Alexa— but do you know Jibo? Jibo is "the world's first social robot for the home," and he just might give Alexa a run for her money. Normally priced at a steep $899, Amazon has this little robot friend at an unbeatable price of
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A robot cooks burgers at startup restaurant Creator

From: techcrunch.com   By: TC Video Via: twitter.com RT @TarynSouthern: A robot cooks burgers
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This 90-pound 'blind' robot dog definitely won't kill everything you hold dear

It's dark out. It's always dark these days. Something about ash from all the fires blocking out the sun? You can't remember. It's not like it matters. The MIT Cheetah 3 robot doesn't need sun to hunt you down and dance on your soon-to-be lifeless
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Move over, Tink: Disney will send robot stunt doubles flying into parks

Even in The Happiest Place on Earth, robots are stealing our jobs.  Disney's new "Stuntronics" – robotic aerial stunt performers – are capable of flying through the air, performing acrobatic tricks and striking snap-worthy poses,
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Inside Microsoft's secret Surface testing labs

I cringed hard as a robot arm dropped a Surface Pro onto the ground from several feet upI did it again when a hose sprayed water all over another Surface tablet. And then again when another robot repeatedly stabbed a Surface Studio's screen with a
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The Creator Burger-Making Robot

From: coolmaterial.com Via: twitter.com https://t.co/0QWanwVweh https://t.co/t0NQSLPnBkWell, it seems it’s high time we welcome our robot overlords.
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This chain-smoking robot is taking one for the team.

Researchers at the WYSS Institute at Harvard University developed a robot whose only task is smoking cigarettes. The smoke then goes through a tiny chip, lined with living human cells, that is used to study the effects of smoking on our lungs.
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Jet is having a huge sale on vacuums, with deals on Roombas, Dyson, Bissell, and more

We love vacuums, as evidenced by the fact that we wrote giant stories on the best robot ones and the best traditional ones — and genuinely enjoyed every minute of it. So obviously, when we found out that Jet is having a pretty massive sale on
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Save $250 on the robot vacuum that cleans and empties its own dustbin

These days, it's starting to seem like robots are the answer to every single one of our problems. Too lazy to mow your lawn? Get a robotic mower. Your landlord does not allow you to own a pet? Buy a robotic dog. Looking for someone to brush your

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