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iRobot Demos 'Shape Shifting' Next-Gen Robots

With technology ranging from clearing caves in Afghanistan to scooping potato chips from under couches, iRobot tries to cover the bases with its home-grown robotics technologies

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Homebrew Walking Robot Powered by Chumby

How do you teach a $120 Internet portal to walk? With a sensor board and the Robot Vision Toolkit, you can power a walking robot with a Chumby.

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Google's Self-Driving Car: Will Hollywood's Dream Become Reality?

Google's self-driving cars make Hollywood fantasies a reality. Will Herbie The Love Bug return as a Google-mobile?

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Join in the First Robot Census

A Carnegie Mellon student wants to know how many robot dependents you have.

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Flexible OLED Screens, a Dual-Screen Phone, Robots, and More

Take a look at TDK’s flexible OLED display, a dual-screen cell phone from Fujitsu, new tricks from the Murata girl robot, and more.

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A Robotic Exoskeleton, Electric Cars, the PlayBook, and More

RIM unveils the BlackBerry PlayBook, the iPhone 4 launches in China, electric cars are in Paris, and Raytheon revamps its Exoskeleton robotic suit.

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World Tech Update: Twitter's Redesign, Robots in Space, and More.

Dell shows off a swivel screen netbook-tablet hybrid, eBay and Alibaba explore a partnership, Twitter unveils a site redesign, NASA plans to send a robot into space, and more.

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Meet OctoMag, the Robotic Blood Clot Buster

A new machine based around magnets could take the place of the more (friendly-looking) traditional forms of getting eye surgery.

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Artificial 'E-skin' May Soon Help Robots 'Feel'

A synthetic touch-sensitive "skin" developed by UC Berkeley researchers may soon help robots do the dishes.

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Ranger Robot Breaks Record, Walks 23km on Single Charge

The Ranger robot from Cornell University broke a record by walking 23 kilometers in one charge.

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