Zoox and its $800 Million robo taxi dream
Zoox is on the verge of transforming the entire transportation industry by creating self-driving robots that will become the ride-shares of the future.
Robots make for indispensable mates in ageing Japan
Robots funded by the Tokyo government are introduced to a nursing home for the elderly to help counter labor shortages in an increasingly ageing population.
Combining origami with modular robotics
Origami robot devices combined in modular systems at Switzerland's EPFL could vastly increase the number of tasks undertaken by robots.
Silicone rubber robots could vastly improve mobility for the infirm, say researchers
Flexible, soft robots containing muscle-like actuators could revolutionise rehabilitation for the infirm, say researchers at Switzerland's EPFL.
Robots threatens Bangladeshi garment workers
Robots are threatening jobs in many industries, including the clothing business. Some of the biggest factories are in Bangladesh, and many workers are on strike demanding higher pay.
British spy allegedly linked to Trump dossier 'in hiding'
Britain papers focus on the former spy whose name has been linked to the explosive dossier on alleged links between Donald Trump and Russia.
Robots, fertility trackers and porn come to CES
Las Vegas crowds are dazzled as the latest innovations are showcased at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES).