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Robots Rumble On-court As School Teams Compete In Electronics Championship - Huffington Post

Robots Rumble On-court As School Teams Compete In Electronics Championship - Huffington Post | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Robots Rumble On-court As School Teams Compete In Electronics ChampionshipHuffington PostMarch Madness of a different form hit Detroit on Saturday as teams from 40 Michigan high schools hooped it up in a basketball tournament played not by the...
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Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Wins A.M. Turing Award

Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Wins A.M. Turing Award | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Judea Pearl, a pioneer in the field of artificial intelligence, has been awarded the prestigious 2011 A.M. Turing Award.

Pearl, 75, was being honored for "innovations that enabled remarkable advances in the partnership between humans and...
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Robot Boys 2050

Robot Boys (Nick Nitro and Jeppe Long) In the future!!! JOIN US on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Robotboys Booking: henriette@blixmanagement.com. Phone:...

Strange how it's called robot dance because there's no robot that can dance like this!

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Da Vinci machine reduces recovery time but is more expensive for hospitals - Visalia Times-Delta

Da Vinci machine reduces recovery time but is more expensive for hospitals - Visalia Times-Delta | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Da Vinci machine reduces recovery time but is more expensive for hospitalsVisalia Times-Delta(c)2012 Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Lead da Vinci nurse Wendy Heatherly prepares the da Vinci surgery machine in an operating room Feb.
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Tiny robots ready for remote searches - Marine Corps Times

Marine Corps TimesTiny robots ready for remote searchesMarine Corps TimesBy James K. Sanborn - Staff writer Throwable robots, small enough to fit in a Marine's cargo pocket, are on their way to infantry units in Afghanistan.
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DVD Review: Doctor Who - The Robots of Death (Special Edition) - Blogcritics.org (blog)

DVD Review: Doctor Who - The Robots of Death (Special Edition) - Blogcritics.org (blog) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Blogcritics.org (blog)DVD Review: Doctor Who - The Robots of Death (Special Edition)Blogcritics.org (blog)The people at the 2 Entertain Company are rectifying this situation however, and one of their latest offerings is “The Robots of Death,” from...
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Navy Announces “Cutting-Edge Lab” for Robotics, Autonomous Systems » CCC Blog

Navy Announces “Cutting-Edge Lab” for Robotics, Autonomous Systems » CCC Blog | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Navy Announces "Cutting-Edge Lab" for Robotics, Autonomous Systems - http://t.co/iPZKeSDE...
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How a Mysterious Robot Dinosaur Won Over Tech's Top Influencers - Mashable

How a Mysterious Robot Dinosaur Won Over Tech's Top Influencers - Mashable | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
How a Mysterious Robot Dinosaur Won Over Tech's Top InfluencersMashableHe switches back to his online personality, which is based on a robot T-Rex named Grimlock from the original Transformers cartoon.
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Haraway’s Cyborg Manifesto (Carolyn Keen)

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(image courtesy www.idf.net)

Donna Haraway's cyborg manifesto is one of the most important text of cyber-cultural studies as well as feminist studies of the past twenty years.

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OLogic Home Page

OLogic Home Page | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

OLogic started out as an outsourced research and development company for consumer electronics and toy products with a focus on robotics. OLogic is looking to revolutionize consumer robotics using smartphones and has developed a pipeline of brands to take advantage of this new operating paradigm.

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Legos, Robotics & Musical Instruments: How Tufts Is Helping K-12 Students Get Excited About STEM

Legos, Robotics & Musical Instruments: How Tufts Is Helping K-12 Students Get Excited About STEM | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
RT @CXOComm: Legos, Robotics & Musical Instruments: How Tufts Is Helping K-12 Students Get Excited About STEM http://t.co/EWk7Egh2 via @BostInno...
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Will the Human, Non-Geminoid Henrik Scharfe Please Stand Up? | Fast Company

Will the Human, Non-Geminoid Henrik Scharfe Please Stand Up? | Fast Company | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
How would you feel if you met Danish Professor Henrik Scharfe and then moments later were introduced to another Henrik Scharfe, this time an almost identical android?
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Robotics Institute: Projects

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The Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University was established in 1979 to conduct basic and applied research in robotics technologies relevant to industrial and societal tasks.
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I am so excited for this week. I love my robotics team.

I am so excited for this week. I love my robotics team.
hannah123t's photo on Instagram (I am so excited for this week.
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“EVA” – A Spanish Robot Movie I Just Have To See (Video) | Robots Dreams

“EVA” – A Spanish Robot Movie I Just Have To See (Video) | Robots Dreams | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Must watch movie: EVA http://t.co/BQZbRn2m #robots #robotics...
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countercomplex: "Fabric theory": talking about cultural and computational diversity with the same words

"Fabric theory": talking about cultural and computational diversity with the same words.
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Longest distance traveled by unmanned wave power vehicles: Liquid Robotics ... - World Records Academy

Longest distance traveled by unmanned wave power vehicles: Liquid Robotics ... - World Records Academy | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
World Records AcademyLongest distance traveled by unmanned wave power vehicles: Liquid Robotics ...World Records AcademyKAMUELA, HI, USA--Liquid Robotics, an ocean data services provider and developer of the first wave-powered Wave Glider marine robot,...
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Robot Education Program - FANUC Robotics CERT Programs Teach Robotics and Enhance Employees’ Skills

Robot Education Program - FANUC Robotics CERT Programs Teach Robotics and Enhance Employees’ Skills | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
FANUC Robotics created the Certified Education Robot Training or CERT Program. This Robot Education Program offers students the opportunity not only to learn about and prepare for real world industrial automation.
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@ 1st Robotics Competition in NYC. Not sure what's going on here BUT everyone is having a great time!

@ 1st Robotics Competition in NYC. Not sure what's going on here BUT everyone is having a great time! | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
@ 1st Robotics Competition in NYC. Not sure what's going on here BUT everyone is having a great time!
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The Cybernetics of Self: a logico-formal approach of experience | Global Brain

The Cybernetics of Self: a logico-formal approach of experience | Global Brain | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Gregory Bateson’s anthropology of communication provides a perspective of the experience from a systemic and formal approach. This approach is underlined mainly by the theory of deutero-learning ...

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Firefighting (and just plain fighting) robot - Boing Boing

Firefighting (and just plain fighting) robot - Boing Boing | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

This is a new humanoid robot designed to fight fires on Navy ships. According to the US Naval Research Laboratory who are building it with Virginia Tech and University of Pennsylvania, "a humanoid-type robot was chosen because it was deemed best suited to operate within the confines of an environment that was deigned for human mobility."

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Augmented Reality = ARPA’s Original Vision of Web

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I'm seeing Augmented Reality = ARPA’s Original Vision of Web at SXSW 2012.
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Robot Car Intersections Are Terrifyingly Efficient - IEEE Spectrum

Robot Car Intersections Are Terrifyingly Efficient - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
In the future, robots will blow through intersections without stopping, and you won't be able to handle it (Robot Car Intersections Are Terrifyingly Efficient http://t.co/DDR5sii2...)...
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