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Video: Watch this little robot ski down a hill

Who said humans should have all the fun in the snow? 

So, this blog may be a little premature for our usual Futuristic Friday posts, however we couldn’t help ourselves. 313 more words

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Daily Prompt: Secret Santa

“You get to choose one gift — no price restrictions — for any person you want. The caveat? You have to give it anonymously. What gift would you give, and to whom?” -

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Nestle to introduce robots as sales clerks

Humanoid robot “Pepper” has been jointly developed by Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank Mobile Corp and France’s Aldebaran Robotics, to serve customers in a dozen stores from December onwards. 171 more words

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Creepy Android Newscasters Are Still Better Than Cable Ones

Japan always seems to be at the forefront of robotics, with robots of every shape and size. Now, Japan’s National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation has a new exhibit called “Android: What is human?”.   253 more words

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What Do You Get When You Cross a Robot with a Comedian?

Robots have been taking over the jobs of humans for years, but now they’re about to take another job, comedian.  KOBIAN is a humanoid robot built by Atsuo Takanishi’s lab in Waseda University in Tokyo, and it’s designed to make humans laugh.   356 more words

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