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Favorite Movie Robot

Robots have been in movies since the very early days with the robot Maria appearing in the movie Metropolis in 1927. Since then many more robots have appeared in movies.  Sometimes the robots are evil like the Terminator or sometimes … Continue reading

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Robopocolypse The Book & Movie

A new book by Daniel H Wilson called Robopocolypse is due out this summer. You may remember Daniel from some of his other books, How To Survive A Robot Uprising or How To Build A Robot Army.  Stephen Spielberg somehow … Continue reading

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Robot Watson On Jeopardy

In a match similar to that of when Deep Blue played Garry Kasparov in a famous chess match, another robot will play on the quiz show Jeopardy this coming February. The robot created by IBM is called Watson and will … Continue reading

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Rubot II New World Record

Rubot II, the Rubix Cube solving robot, set a new world record this past weekend. Rubot II was built by Peter Redmond of Mechatrons, based in Dublin Ireland. Rubot II was at the The Maker Faire , held for the … Continue reading

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Spruce Deuce Robotic Drummer

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