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When It Comes To Robots, Slow And Clumsy Can Still Be Captivating

Singularity University | Jason Dorrier | Posted 06.15.2015 | World

For fans of flesh-and-blood feats of strength and agility, last weekend was heaven. Added to the NHL playoffs and NBA finals, race horse American Phar...

Don't Worry, That's Just A 4-Legged Robot Running At You

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 10.07.2013 | Technology

Robot mobility took some steps (bounds? gallops?) forward this week. Boston Dynamics, a robotics company, released a YouTube video Thursday to ...

Military's New Donkey Robot Is Amazingly Smart And Strangely Adorable

Posted 09.25.2013 | Technology

Boston Dynamics, the innovative engineering company behind the record-breaking Cheetah robot and the jumping sand flea robot, is at it again. The ...

DARPA Challenge to Give Robot Brains: IBM, SoftLayer, and Open Source Robotics Foundation

James Grundvig | Posted 10.30.2013 | Technology
James Grundvig

The U.S. has the hardware. But what about the software? Legacy? Developed before the mobile app era? And what about the brains to make robots do the things that would be required of first responders, do the dirty work of containment and cleanup, while not tire or sacrifice human lives in the process?

WATCH: Whack From Baseball Bat Can't Hurt New Robotic Hand

Posted 05.03.2013 | Science

Let's give DARPA a hand for helping create a new robotic grasper. The three-fingered hand might look like the claw from an old-fashioned arcade game b...

WATCH: Scary 'Robo-Mule' Shows Tricks In Military Test

Posted 02.08.2012 | Science

By: InnovationNewsDaily Staff Published: 02/08/2012 12:00 PM EST on InnovationNewsDaily U.S. troops who carry as much as 100 pounds of gear coul...