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Oct 20, 2014 11:25 AM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
There aren’t any robots prepared to tackle an immediate Ebola crisis, even though autonomous machines would be immensely valuable.
Oct 11, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
A disinfecting robot pulses UV-C light, which kills pathogens in five minutes. Continue reading →
Oct 10, 2014 01:47 PM ET
The U.S. is testing heavily armed autonomous drones for combat... and they're working. These computer controlled weapon carriers operate solely on their own and have already been used to attack targets abroad. Is this the future of war?
Oct 9, 2014 10:55 AM ET // AFP
In this version, traveling salesman Gregor Samsa wakes up as an android.
Oct 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The patient is better able to do his job as well as cope with everyday situations.
Oct 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
New implants lock into bone, allow better movement and more sensitive touch.
Oct 7, 2014 01:10 PM ET // AFP
Futuristic gadgets were on display at Asia's largest electronics fair.
Oct 2, 2014 03:04 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The government-funded e-Delicious machine battles the scourge of bad Thai food. Continue reading →
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