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Space-bound Russian android shows handyman skills

Android robot FEDOR, likely to be part of Russian manned space missions starting 2021, has displayed impressive handyman skills.

Space-bound Russian android shows handyman skills
Robot home-help and virtual reality at Taiwan's Computex
Robot home-help and virtual reality at Taiwan's Computex

A knee-high robot designed to help around the house ended up serenading Taiwan's president as Asia's largest tech trade show kicked off Tuesday in Taipei.

Robot home-help and virtual reality at Taiwan's Computex
When technology bites back
When technology bites back

From the 1912 sinking of RMS Titanic to the Chernobyl nuclear accident 30 years ago, technology has repeatedly confounded its creators.

When technology bites back
World's first 'robot run' farm to open in Japan
World's first 'robot run' farm to open in Japan

A Japanese firm said Monday it would open the world's first fully automated farm with robots handling almost every step of the process.

World's first 'robot run' farm to open in Japan
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Kazakh engineer builds revolutionary LEGO-like toy robot

Kazakh engineer Rustem Akishbekov has built a revolutionary toy-robot and plans to win over LEGO’s customers.

Kazakh engineer builds revolutionary LEGO-like toy robot
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Robot attends school in Kazakhstan

In Karaganda, Kazakhstan there is a robot that attends classes instead of a disabled pupil.

Robot attends school in Kazakhstan
Japan robot receptionist welcomes shoppers
Japan robot receptionist welcomes shoppers

She can smile, she can sing and this robot receptionist who started work in Tokyo never gets bored of welcoming customers to her upmarket shop.

Japan robot receptionist welcomes shoppers
Robot for off-road maneuvering. Photo © Dmitry Khegai
Almaty students develop robot to find radiation source in mines

Students from Almaty have assembled a robot that can identify sources of radiation and harmful gases.

Almaty students develop robot to find radiation source in mines
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Kazakhstan startup seeks investor support in London

A robotics educational startup founded by Kazakhstanis in London aims to attract investment for production of children's robo-sets.

Kazakhstan startup seeks investor support in London
Coffee with Pepper? Robot sells espresso machines in Japan
Coffee with Pepper? Robot sells espresso machines in Japan

The Hollywood heart-throb has been joined by Pepper, a cheeky and chatty android, which its makers claim can answer customers' questions, to promote its Nescafe marque.

Coffee with Pepper? Robot sells espresso machines in Japan
Ratmir Sartbayev and Bek Talgat at the World Robot Olympiad. Photo courtesy of Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools autonomous organization for education
Kazakh students awarded at World Robot Olympiad

Two Kazakh students have been awarded at the World Robot Olympiad for their robot prototype.

Kazakh students awarded at World Robot Olympiad
Dancing, talking robots show off at Madrid congress
Dancing, talking robots show off at Madrid congress

Hundreds of robotics experts and their whirring, flashing robot creations gathered in Madrid for a top world congress on humanoid technology.

Dancing, talking robots show off at Madrid congress
Comet probe uploads last-minute data from 'alien world'
Comet probe uploads last-minute data from 'alien world'

Robot probe Philae uploaded a slew of data to Earth from a deep-space comet that it drilled into long after its onboard battery was feared to have died.

Comet probe uploads last-minute data from 'alien world'
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New Kazakh robot to help the visually impaired

Kazakhstan laboratory has built a prototype of a robot with a system of speech recognition and synthesis.

New Kazakh robot to help the visually impaired
Robots do battle over Mars exploration
Robots do battle over Mars exploration

Robots built to traverse the rugged terrain of Mars battled it out in Poland in a competition to find the best way to explore the Red Planet.

Robots do battle over Mars exploration
Robo-cook: android restaurant boots up in China
Robo-cook: android restaurant boots up in China

A restaurant in China is electrifying customers by using more than a dozen robots to cook and deliver food.

Robo-cook: android restaurant boots up in China
NASA rover breaks out-of-this-world distance record
NASA rover breaks out-of-this-world distance record

The US space agency's Opportunity rover has now clocked more miles on Mars than any man-made vehicle to reach another celestial body, NASA said.

NASA rover breaks out-of-this-world distance record
Japan robot firm showcases thought-controlled suits
Japan robot firm showcases thought-controlled suits

A Japanese robot-maker on Wednesday showed off suits that the wearer can control just by thinking, as it said it was linking up with an industrial city promoting innovation.

Japan robot firm showcases thought-controlled suits
Japan's Hitachi unveils joking robot
Japan's Hitachi unveils joking robot

Japanese scientists unveiled a robot with a sense of humour Tuesday, and claimed it was capable of knowing when its jokes had fallen flat.

Japan's Hitachi unveils joking robot
Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot
Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel got a first-hand look at a life-size robot Tuesday that resembles Hollywood's "Terminator," the latest experiment by the Pentagon's hi-tech researchers.

Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot