America Unveils Giant Fighting Robot

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This is Eagle Prime, America’s entrant into the Giant Robot Duel, in its first-ever live-fire combat trial. Eagle Prime is the first MK3-class MegaBot from MegaBots, Inc. It weighs in at 12 tons, stands 16 feet tall, seats two, is powered by a 430 horsepower V8 LS3 engine, and costs a cool $2.5M. Continue reading “America Unveils Giant Fighting Robot”

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America Unveils Giant Fighting Robot

Homemade Robot Cracks a Safe in Just 15 Minutes

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Nathan Seidle’s wife gave him this already locked safe as a gift with no combination. Weird present, but he loves a good challenge. So he built a safecracking robot. Continue reading “Homemade Robot Cracks a Safe in Just 15 Minutes”

Homemade Robot Cracks a Safe in Just 15 Minutes

A Knife Wielding Robot Plays Five-Finger Filet

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To show the pinpoint precision of their Stäubli TX40 industrial robot Irfon Automation gave it a knife and grabbed an idiot who evidently had some fingers to spare.  Continue reading “A Knife Wielding Robot Plays Five-Finger Filet”

A Knife Wielding Robot Plays Five-Finger Filet

Should We Let Robots Take Our Jobs?

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As technology advances, people across the world are terrified robots might take their jobs. Should we worry, or embrace it? Continue reading “Should We Let Robots Take Our Jobs?”

Should We Let Robots Take Our Jobs?

‘Russian Terminator’ Robot Shows Off Shooting Skills

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The Russian FEDOR ((Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research) robotic humanoid has acquired some new, deadly, skills.  Continue reading “‘Russian Terminator’ Robot Shows Off Shooting Skills”

‘Russian Terminator’ Robot Shows Off Shooting Skills

The Age of Female Dominance, Brought to You by Robots

The Age of Female Dominance Brought to You by Robots

There’s a lot of speculation on how robots taking over people’s jobs could impact the economy. After all, if nearly half of American jobs are automated in the next 20 years, what will people do? And while automation does include losses of jobs, it could also change what we value when it comes to skill sets.  Continue reading “The Age of Female Dominance, Brought to You by Robots”

The Age of Female Dominance, Brought to You by Robots

Do Robots Deserve Rights?

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What shall we do once machines become conscious? Do we need to grant them rights? Continue reading “Do Robots Deserve Rights?”

Do Robots Deserve Rights?