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Robots
 
BeBonic Hand
BeBonic Hand
BeBonic Hand

BeBionic Hand: Cyborg Becomes Reality (video)

Dean Kamen's Luke Arm is most certainly one piece of impressive kit.  And while we were thinking nothing could possibly eclipse it along comes the BeBionic hand.  The deets are a bit few and far between, but it comes in 19 diff...
 
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little_dog_darpa_630
little_dog_darpa_630
little_dog_darpa_630

DARPA’s LittleDog Robot Will Haunt Your Dreams (video)

Don't watch this video before you go to bed -- LittleDog is a DARPA project centered on building a robot that can traverse rough terrain, bringing supplies to soldiers and doing other dangerous things. DARPA's created a video t...

 
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Very Funny Ads: Chevrolet Robot (video)

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Robot Heart Surgeon
Robot Heart Surgeon
Robot Heart Surgeon

Doctors Successfully Perform First Hearty Surgery With Remote-controlled Robot

Here's the future of medicine, folks -- you'll have surgery by a doctor whose still at home in his pajamas. A team at Leicester's Glenfield Hospital lead by consultant cardiologist Andre Ng did the a remote controlled procedure...

 
Robots
 
Gsou Webcam
Gsou Webcam
Gsou Webcam

Gsou’s Robotic Webcam Automatically Un/Covers The Lens To Stop Snoops

Sure, you can use tape to cover your webcam in the hopes that someone doesn't hack your computer and watch you as you watch porn, but that's just ghetto.  The Gsou's webcam automatically lowers his arms to uncover the lens when...
 
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Roboplow
Roboplow
Roboplow

Roboplow: Robotic Snow Shoveling (video)

I've said it many times before and I'll say it again: living in a cold climate totally sucks.  Unless of course you like to ski and then it might have its advantageous.  But you know what sucks more?  Shoveling snow.  Well, Rob...

 
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Lip Roboto
Lip Roboto
Lip Roboto

Flesh Light Looking Robot Is For The Hearing Impaired

Creepy probably best describes this weird looking robot, but as Popsci discovered this funky looking contraption is more than a workshop project.  Built at Japan's Kagawa University, the almost flesh light looking contraption w...
 
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Firescout
Firescout
Firescout

Fire Scout UAV Captures Drug Runner Running During Trial Run (video)

Let's put this under "Awesome spy stuff in real life" -- the US Navy's 'Fire Scout', an unmanned helicopter, was doing a trial run when it spotted a speedboat doing something...fishy (cause it was in the ocean, get it?...oh, ne...

 
Robots
 
Segway Sniper Robots
Segway Sniper Robots
Segway Sniper Robots

Snipers Use Segways For Moving Target Practice (video)

Here's the future folks, and it is terrifying -- the army now has Segway Robots. Well, at least they're used for good. Marathon Robotics, an Australian company, took the vehicles and transformed them into human-like robots capa...
 
Robots
 
Dean Kamen Luke Arm
Dean Kamen Luke Arm
Dean Kamen Luke Arm

Dean Kamen’s Luke Arm Shakes Its Way On To The Colbert Show (video)

Dean Kamen, an inventor and tech enthusiast, was on The Colbert Report last night to show off his latest invention: a super cool robotic arm. The Luke Arm (a Star Wars reference, of course) is from DEKA Labs, and stands be one ...

 
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Robot Dentist patient
Robot Dentist patient
Robot Dentist patient

Japanese Robot Screams If She Is Poked Too Hard (video)

Let's file this under "cool but kinda creepy": Hanako is a Japanese-built robot created by three universities and a robotics manufacturer whose purpose is for training dentists. Her mouth is filled with sensors that are designe...
 
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robovie_mr2
robovie_mr2

Robovie mR2 iPod Touch Powered Robot (video)

Looking for new ways to interact with your music? Yeah, me either. But the Robovie mR2 looks cool anyway. The toy robot is controlled by your iPod touch, which docks in its chest. You’ll then be able to control the robot over t...