Posted in #Art #Dogs #Guns #PCH3lp #Random #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews new york nyc NY nypd nyfd PCH3lp

Artists outfitted robot dog Spot with a paintball gun in commentary on futuristic killer robots, just as NYDP deploys the same robot

On Tuesday, the New York Police Department reportedly unleashed Spot, the state-of-the-art robotic dog from Boston Dynamics, to do reconnaissance at a home invasion crime…

Continue Reading... Artists outfitted robot dog Spot with a paintball gun in commentary on futuristic killer robots, just as NYDP deploys the same robot
Posted in #PCH3lp #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews PCH3lp

Air-powered robot uses no electronics

University of California San Diego engineers have created a soft quadruped robot that doesn’t require any electronics to work. The robot only needs a constant…

Continue Reading... Air-powered robot uses no electronics
Posted in #Dogs #PCH3lp #Random #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews PCH3lp

Robot dog picks things up, opens doors, turns off gas

Picking up laundry: a better task for Spot the Boston Dynamics robot dog than whatever uses the authorities will dream up for it. Now that…

Continue Reading... Robot dog picks things up, opens doors, turns off gas
Posted in ! #Headlines #Newsfeed #Random #Robots #Science #Space

Robots made from ice to explore other planets

Ice is an abundant material in the solar system and researchers are exploring whether it can be used to build and repair robots. University of…

Continue Reading... Robots made from ice to explore other planets
Posted in #Dogs #Gizmodo #NewYork #NYC #PCH3lp #Police #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews new york nyc NY nypd nyfd PCH3lp

NYPD’s New Robot Police Dog Will Get Special Arm For Opening Doors

The New York Police Department’s new robot dog will receive a special robotic arm for opening doors and moving objects next month, according to a…

Continue Reading... NYPD’s New Robot Police Dog Will Get Special Arm For Opening Doors
Posted in #Animals #Asia #PCH3lp #Random #Robots #TechNews #Wolves Japan PCH3lp

Japanese town enlists terrifying robot wolves to protect them from bears

From Reuters: The town of Takikawa, on the northern island of Hokkaido, purchased and installed two Monster Wolf robots after bears were found roaming neighbourhoods…

Continue Reading... Japanese town enlists terrifying robot wolves to protect them from bears
Posted in #PCH3lp #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews PCH3lp

Disney researchers create a creepy robot with a life-like gaze

When humans are talking, typically, eye contact is something we do intuitively to show that we are involved and interested in the conversation. Researchers at…

Continue Reading... Disney researchers create a creepy robot with a life-like gaze
Posted in ! #Headlines #Newsfeed #Oceans #Robots #Science #TechNews #TechnologyNews

Squidbot moves like a real squid to take pictures of coral and fish

Engineers from the University of California San Diego have created a new squid-like robot that can operate in the ocean untethered. The robot propels itself…

Continue Reading... Squidbot moves like a real squid to take pictures of coral and fish
Posted in #BusinessNews #PCH3lp #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews #Trending PCH3lp

Boston Dynamics’ robot bird and claw could soon be packing your parcels, company famous for terrifying robot dogs says

<p>The coronavirus pandemic has seen an increase in companies looking for robots to support human manual labour</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/boston-dynamics-automation-robot-packing-disrupt-2020-b514101.html Proactive Computing found this story and…

Continue Reading... Boston Dynamics’ robot bird and claw could soon be packing your parcels, company famous for terrifying robot dogs says
Posted in ! #Headlines #Aliens #Military #Newsfeed #Robots #RT #Trending #UFOs

UFO hunter claims to have discovered ‘16-meter tall alien robot’ in Area 51 Google Earth image

A self-proclaimed alien hunting expert believes he has discovered a 16-meter tall alien robot hiding out in extraterrestrial enthusiasts’ Mecca, the mysterious Area 51. Scott…

Continue Reading... UFO hunter claims to have discovered ‘16-meter tall alien robot’ in Area 51 Google Earth image
Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Lockdown #Newsfeed #Random #Robots #TechnologyNews #Video

This man built a robot to cut his hair in quarantine

Remember engineer Shane Wighton of Stuff Made Here who impressed the Internet with his robotic basketball backboard that helps the ball into the hoop? Now…

Continue Reading... This man built a robot to cut his hair in quarantine
Posted in ! #Headlines #Employment #Newsfeed #Robots #Sexism #Trending

How robots are increasing the gender pay gap

‘There is a growing body of evidence that automation is disproportionately impacting women, with the overwhelming majority of high paid, high-tech jobs taken up by…

Continue Reading... How robots are increasing the gender pay gap
Posted in ! #Headlines #Newsfeed #Robots #RT #Russia #Science #Trending #WeirdNews #Women

‘Average Russian woman’ humanoid robot unveiled to help with public services

A humanoid robot, apparently modeled after the average Russian woman, has begun providing services to the public at a government office in Perm, a large…

Continue Reading... ‘Average Russian woman’ humanoid robot unveiled to help with public services
Posted in #Birds #PCH3lp #Robots #TechNews #TechnologyNews PCH3lp

BionicSwift robotic bird has artificial feathers

Researchers at Festo have announced the creation of a new bionic project called the “BionicSwift.” The robotic bird can fly using artificial feathers. The researchers…

Continue Reading... BionicSwift robotic bird has artificial feathers
Posted in ! #Headlines #Animals #Random #Robots #Video

Watch: Komodo dragons vs. Robot Spy Pig

BBC Earth’s “Spy in the Wild” series (also on PBS) uses animatronic animals outfitted with miniature cameras to capture wildlife close up. In this gripping…

Continue Reading... Watch: Komodo dragons vs. Robot Spy Pig
Posted in #BusinessNews #Dogs #PCH3lp #Robots #Science #TechNews #TechnologyNews PCH3lp

Boston Dynamics’ Spot robot dog is now a $75k business expense

Boston Dynamics’ robot dog, Spot, has been put up for sale to businesses, offering a four-legged – and somewhat creepy – way to integrate a…

Continue Reading... Boston Dynamics’ Spot robot dog is now a $75k business expense
Posted in #PCH3lp #Robots #Science #Space #TechCrunch #TechNews #TechnologyNews PCH3lp

Swarms of autonomous insect robots could prove key to future planetary exploration

While we’re preparing to launch a six-wheeled robotic rover roughly the size of a car to explore Mars, future planetary exploration and science missions could…

Continue Reading... Swarms of autonomous insect robots could prove key to future planetary exploration
Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Dogs #Healthcare #Mashable #Robots #TechNews

Very good robot dog helps healthcare workers talk to coronavirus patients

Robot cars were already helping transport medicine. Now, robot dogs are helping protect healthcare workers from the coronavirus. Spot, a four-legged robot from robotics company…

Continue Reading... Very good robot dog helps healthcare workers talk to coronavirus patients
Posted in #History #PCH3lp #Robots #TechCrunch #TechNews PCH3lp

‘Robot’ was coined 100 years ago, in a play predicting human extinction by android hands

The big climax arrives in Act Three. There’s an uprising, as the robots take over the factory that created them. By the Epilogue, humankind is…

Continue Reading... ‘Robot’ was coined 100 years ago, in a play predicting human extinction by android hands
Posted in ! #Headlines #Random #Robots #TechnologyNews #Video Japan

Watch Japan’s first robot bartender mix and serve a cocktail

Robotic employees such as hotel concierges and English teachers are nothing new in Japan, but here is its first robotic bartender. QBIT Robotics created this…

Continue Reading... Watch Japan’s first robot bartender mix and serve a cocktail
Posted in ! #Headlines #Animals #Gizmodo #Robots #Science #TechNews

Scientists Turned a Normal Jellyfish Into a Speedy Cyborg Jellyfish

Jellyfish are the most efficient swimmers in the ocean, albeit fairly slow ones. Researchers at Stanford University made a jellyfish swim three times faster by…

Continue Reading... Scientists Turned a Normal Jellyfish Into a Speedy Cyborg Jellyfish