Can A Manufacturing Revival Be Fueled By Tax Reform And Robots?

Opinion | Alan Daley
File photo of humanoid robots working side by side with employees in the assembly line at a factory of Glory Ltd., a manufacturer of automatic change dispensers, in Kazo, north of Tokyo

This import tax might create a slim advantage in that will help U.S. employment and economy grow.

Google's Cutting-Edge Robotic Dog Sent To Marine Corps For Basic Training

Tech | Emma Colton
Youtube screen shot/Boston Dynamics

The robot could potentially save soldiers’s lives

American And Japanese Mega Robots Set To Duke It Out

Tech | Timothy Reisinger
Photo of the Kuratas Robot (Youtube/user/水道橋重工 Screenshot)

Can the Japanese redeem their World Cup loss?

Quadriplegic Man Can Control Robotic Prosthetic With His Brain And Possibly A Little Witchcraft

Tech | Christian Datoc

‘This project has made a huge difference in my life.’

Newest Connecticut-Library Employees Look Like No Other

Tech | Christian Datoc
Public Library Robots

‘About the height of a toddler, they look like bigger, better-dressed cousins of Buzz Lightyear’

MIT's New Robotic Hand Gives You Two Extra Fingers

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘You feel the robot as an extension of your hand’

Names, sadness, funerals: How troops interact with their robots

Tech | Thomas Phippen

Do soldiers love their robots?

Robot helicopter controlled by human mind

Tech | Laurel Conrad

‘It is all about helping people with a disability or various neurodegenerative disease’

Not sci-fi: European Union building worldwide knowledgebase to train robots

Tech | Josh Peterson

‘The future of Cloud Robotics remains uncertain’

Asteroid mining venture aims to add trillions to global GDP - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson

Planetary Resources will mine water, platinum and other precious metals from near-Earth approaching asteroids.

A robot with a human face - ZDNet

Tech | Josh Peterson

‘Mask-bot can create facial expressions and simple dialog’

ABC to televise youth robotics and technology special - TV Examiner

Tech | InternAdmin

Black Eyed Peas, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus all make guest appearances

Robots punch humans for science - New Scientist

Tech | interns

In another test, a researcher put his own arm on the line to show how smart sensors could enable a knife-wielding kitchen robot to stop short of cutting him

Google's robot cars log 140k miles - AP

Business | admin

The Mountain View, Calif.-based technology giant has sent seven test cars a total of 1,000 miles without a human touching the controls at all, the New York Times reported

World's first cyborg suggests humans 'upgrade' - Motherboard

Tech | interns

He doesn’t want to become a robot; he wants to be a better human.

America's loneliest robot - Popular Science

Tech | interns

America is falling behind in the robot race, with only one true humanoid in the country, built by a team at Virginia Tech

Robot wave of the party future - Singularity Hub

Business | interns

Team of engineers constructs beer-fetching robot; shoots pool, cleans up after a party, and pops a Lager open

Three-legged dogs help robot research - Discovery News

Tech | interns

Researchers in Germany are studying three-legged dogs in an effort to teach robots how to handle a missing limb

Robots vie for soccer glory in the RoboCup - AFP

Tech | interns

More than 500 teams participated in the RoboCup held in Singapore this year

Soon, that nearby worker might be a robot - Business Week

Tech | interns

Safety advances and a keener sense of their surroundings are putting robots to work in such new settings as hospitals, warehouses, and office