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CNET
Be afraid: DARPA unveils Terminator-like Atlas robotRobot-at-arms: Atlas is 6 foot, 2 inches tall and weighs 330 pounds. DARPA/Bost
Be afraid: DARPA unveils Terminator-like Atlas robot
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
Robot-at-arms: Atlas is 6 foot, 2 inches tall and weighs 330 pounds. DARPA/Boston Dynamics If you're short of nightmare fuel, say hello to Atlas. On Thursday, DARPA unveiled this hulking, 6-foot robot developed by Boston Dynamics, creator of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Adorable robot that bounds like an excited puppy can open doorsof Pennsylvania to mimic animals that are able to run and jump over rough terra
Adorable robot that bounds like an excited puppy can open doors
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
of Pennsylvania to mimic animals that are able to run and jump over rough terrain. While other companies such as Boston Dynamics have been developing robots capable of coping with difficult terrain, the team felt their robot can benefit... Read more
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International Business Times
Always wanted a robotic pet? The Minitaur can jump and open doors just like a dog.and expensive to get legs to animate properly – a key example is the humanoid r
Always wanted a robotic pet? The Minitaur can jump and open doors just like a dog.
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
and expensive to get legs to animate properly – a key example is the humanoid robot Atlas created by US robotics firm Boston Dynamics, which is being sold by Google because it failed to ever deliver a product that could be commercialised. By... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft leads group pelting 'heavy duty' robot maker with $10.5msuit to market. Earlier this year, Google's parent company Alphabet sought to
Microsoft leads group pelting 'heavy duty' robot maker with $10.5m
The Register / Posted 17 days ago
suit to market. Earlier this year, Google's parent company Alphabet sought to flog its money-munching robotics arm, Boston Dynamics, because it was unlikely to produce any real revenue in the next few years. Microsoft's investment in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boston Dynamic's 6ft humanoid, Ian, can now balance on thin planksa Karate Kid-style high kick, the list of tasks the Atlas robot can do is ever-
Boston Dynamic's 6ft humanoid, Ian, can now balance on thin planks
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
a Karate Kid-style high kick, the list of tasks the Atlas robot can do is ever-growing. The latest movement mastered by the Boston Dynamics machine involves delicately balancing itself on a 0.7 inch-wide strip of plywood (shown) The Atlas robot,... Read more
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dna
The Atlas humanoid robot can now balance on thin planksbeen associated only with living organisms, but clearly not any more. In this
The Atlas humanoid robot can now balance on thin planks
dna / Posted 18 days ago
been associated only with living organisms, but clearly not any more. In this clip posted by the robot’s creators Boston Dynamics (also well-known for developing all manner of headless mechanical beasts, a different story altogether,) the... Read more
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Mashable
Atlas robot adds high-wire balancing to its list of human tricksdown our streets, and we'll just have to deal with it. In the video, posted ju
Atlas robot adds high-wire balancing to its list of human tricks
Mashable / Posted 19 days ago
down our streets, and we'll just have to deal with it. In the video, posted just days ago, we see the robot, created by Boston Dynamics, balancing itself on a 2-centimeter wide strip of plywood, arms flailing about for balance in much the same... Read more
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Variety
Southern California-Shot ‘Silicon Valley’ Goes for a Bay Area Lookmost recent season’s opener, the robotic deer that Thomas Middledich’s characte
Southern California-Shot ‘Silicon Valley’ Goes for a Bay Area Look
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
most recent season’s opener, the robotic deer that Thomas Middledich’s character hits with his car was crafted by Google’s Boston Dynamics unit. Toyon, who has a background in architecture and landscape architecture, took home an Emmy for the show... Read more
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AdWeek
IBM's Watson Made This Trailer for a Horror Movie, a First for an AImade one of the world's most powerful AIs make an ad for a film about how terri
IBM's Watson Made This Trailer for a Horror Movie, a First for an AI
AdWeek / Posted 29 days ago
made one of the world's most powerful AIs make an ad for a film about how terrified we all are of AIs. It's bad enough that Boston Dynamics is abusing its robots for our amusement, let's not give these things any more ideas about killing us all. In... Read more
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Boston Globe
Was that black Lexus in Kendall Square a self-driving car?have “autonomous driving” in their job descriptions. One employee, Joseph Bonda
Was that black Lexus in Kendall Square a self-driving car?
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
have “autonomous driving” in their job descriptions. One employee, Joseph Bondaryk, who previously worked for Google’s Boston Dynamics robotics group in Waltham, says on his LinkedIn profile that the Toyota lab’s work is “the foundation for a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friendthey’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations f
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friend
Greenwich Time / Posted 1 months ago
they’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations from fellow Massachusetts-based robot maker Boston Dynamics, you probably wouldn't be terrified to run into it in a dark alley. It's more akin to a toy you might get... Read more
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The News-Times
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friendthey’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations f
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friend
The News-Times / Posted 1 months ago
they’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations from fellow Massachusetts-based robot maker Boston Dynamics, you probably wouldn't be terrified to run into it in a dark alley. It's more akin to a toy you might get... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friendthey’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations f
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friend
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
they’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations from fellow Massachusetts-based robot maker Boston Dynamics, you probably wouldn't be terrified to run into it in a dark alley. It's more akin to a toy you might get... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friendthey’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations f
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friend
Connecticut Post / Posted 1 months ago
they’ve succeeded. It's called the Octobot, and unlike some of the creations from fellow Massachusetts-based robot maker Boston Dynamics, you probably wouldn't be terrified to run into it in a dark alley. It's more akin to a toy you might get... Read more
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