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Meet FACE: The First Truly Facially Expressive Robot

Italian researchers create a facially expressive robot that can show anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, and surprise.

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Carnegie Mellon Develops a Retail Robot, Replaces Employees With Machines

Humanity is doomed: Researchers as Carnegie Mellon University built a retail robot that helps store employees and customers.

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USC Engineers Create a Robot Finger That Beats Humans at Feeling Textures

Reseachers engineer an artificial finger that can feel the texture difference between satin and drywall.

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Google Doodle: Newspaper, Coffee, and Hug Make for Good Father's Day

The search giant's website Sunday features a special doodle with a theme just for dads to mark their special day.

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Future Deep Space Missions Could Have Robotic Vegetable Gardens

University of Colorado Boulder students develop an automated garden for deep space missions.

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Noteworthy Alternatives to Arduino

Though Arduino is the most popular microcontroller available, it isn't the only project-friendly board out there. Here are some others you should check out.

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Robots Do 'Thriller,' Recover When One Falls Down

A group of 'Thriller'-dancing robots slows down then recovers when one of their number falls down.

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Robots in Cars Could Beckon Brave New Technology World

The major car companies -- including Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Ford, GM, Mercedes, Volkswagen and Volvo -- all have advanced self-driving car projects in the works, as does Google, many universities and even the Pentagon.

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Privacy Group Wants Google's Driverless Cars Kept off the Road

A privacy group is calling on the California Assembly to keep Google's self-driving cars off the road.

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Shoulder-Sitting Robot Means You’ll Never Be Alone Again

Feeling lonely? Let this telepresence robot be your friend--quite literally.

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