Top stories

1
mashable's picture

'Westworld' puts very realistic robot in a pub, people are suitably creeped out

Some PR stunts are far more elaborate than the rest. SEE ALSO: The creators of 'Westworld' trolled their fans spectacularly In the run up to Westworld Season 2, NOW TV put an "an ultra-realistic" robot named "Fred" in a London pub. He took three
0
mashable's picture

This cute robot is every hacker's ultimate nemesis

This is 'HoneyBot,' designed by engineers at Georgia Tech. It's designed to be hacked, and to fool hackers into thinking they are controlling a normal factory robot, giving cybersecurity personnel enough time to stop the breach before damage is done
2
mashable's picture

The first reviews for 'Westworld' Season 2 seem cautiously optimistic

HBO's labyrinthine robot western Westworld returns April 22. If the first five episodes are any indication, it's going to be a multilayered bloodbath and we'll love every minute.  Early reviews for Westworld Season 2 point to a show that's more
3
mashable's picture

Sadly, there is no way to unsee these Photoshops of Mark Zuckerberg

The famous robot boy Mark Zuckerberg said "Senator" about twice as many times as he blinked during his Congressional hearing this week, which is disturbing in and of itself. SEE ALSO: Mark Zuckerberg: Nobody’s perfect! But what if he'd done
3
mashable's picture

This robotic roommate wants to help lonely people keep in touch with their friends

'Fribo' is a cat-like robot that's designed for people who live alone but want to feel like they have a roommate. When 'Fribo' hears a noise it recognizes, it sends a message to another 'Fribo' in a friend's home, or an entire network of 'Fribos'
6
johnsullivan's picture

When the HR Robots Arrive, Will You Be Prepared?

“Are you really prepared for the fact that robots are coming for you and your jobs?” Chances are that’s not a question asked before at a DisruptHR meeting, but what could be more disrupting for HR than being disrupted right...
21
alexknapp's picture

This Robot Startup Just Raised $25 Million To Make Warehouse Fulfillment Easier

Boston-based robotics startup has raised $25 million in a series B round aimed at hiring 80 new employees and enhancing the capabilities of its warehouse robots.
2
mashable's picture

This cake-making robot puts your other household robots to shame

Stephen Robinson made a cake-baking robot because he wanted to challenge himself to learn the basics of robotics. This project took about 300 hours, over a course of a year and a half, to complete. You can watch the full video here. Read more...More
0
mashable's picture

This dancing robot's got some sick moves

The SunFounder Nano DIY 4-DOF, otherwise known as 'Sloth,' is a STEM education toy that helps build an understanding of robotics, electronics and coding. Get your own SunFounder Nano DIY 4-DOF for $49.99 here. Read more...More about Mashable Video,
15
mashable's picture

Monday's best deals: the Amazon Echo Show, MacBook Air, gaming desktops, robot vacuums, and more

This week's deals include all the things you'll need for your Easter dinner or Passover Seder. If you got put in charge of the food this year, an 8-in-1 programmable multicooker and this five piece stainless steel mixing bowl set will definitely

Pages