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NASA CTO Peck To Visit Pasadena's Honeybee Robotics Wednesday - Sacramento Bee

NASA CTO Peck To Visit Pasadena's Honeybee Robotics Wednesday - Sacramento Bee | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
NASA CTO Peck To Visit Pasadena's Honeybee Robotics WednesdaySacramento BeeBy NASA WASHINGTON, March 12, 2012 -- /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Chief Technologist Mason Peck will visit Honeybee Robotics in Pasadena, Calif., on Wednesday, March 14.
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NASA Solicitation: Robot System for Use in Geosynchronous Earth Orbit - Space Ref (press release)

NASA Solicitation: Robot System for Use in Geosynchronous Earth Orbit - Space Ref (press release) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
NASA Solicitation: Robot System for Use in Geosynchronous Earth OrbitSpace Ref (press release)The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is soliciting information to conduct market research to improve its understanding regarding the...
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Microsoft software plus Kinect equals robotic butler

Microsoft software plus Kinect equals robotic butler | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Microsoft made it easier to create robots on Thursday by launching the final release of its Microsoft Robotics Developer Studio 4, which moves out of beta status.
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Robotic Refueling With Space Station Robotics

Robotic Refueling With Space Station Robotics | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
NASA’s Robotic Refueling Mission (RRM) began on the International Space Station with the Canadian Dextre Robot and RRM tools last March 7-9 2012.
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Amazon.com: Technoculture and Critical Theory (Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society) eBook: Simon Cooper: Kindle Store

Amazon.com: Technoculture and Critical Theory (Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society) eBook: Simon Cooper: Kindle Store (Technoculture and Critical Theory: The author explores the work of major thinkers and cultural movements that ha...)...
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Welcome to your future android clone | KurzweilAI

Welcome to your future android clone | KurzweilAI | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
This is the most interesting event at SXSW I've heard of so far: Robot panelists, AI and the future of identity.
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Calendar

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RT @magur: Enjoy an informal talk on Modern Icon: The Machine as Subject in American Art by the show's curator, MAG assistant...
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Retro-Racer or Rhino Robot-Building Kit, or Humanoid Robot-Building Kit from Robotics for Fun (Up to 53% Off)

Retro-Racer or Rhino Robot-Building Kit, or Humanoid Robot-Building Kit from Robotics for Fun (Up to 53% Off) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Take-home building kits for retro-racer, rhino, or humanoid robot come with clear instructions for swift assembly.
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Amazon.com: Charles Sheeler and Cult of the Machine (Essays in Art and Culture) (9780674111110): Karen Lucic: Books

Amazon.com: Charles Sheeler and Cult of the Machine (Essays in Art and Culture) (9780674111110): Karen Lucic: Books (Charles Sheeler and Cult of the Machine (Essays in Art and Culture): At the dawn of the twentieth century Henry ...)...
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San Jose Earthquakes And Aurasma Kick Off First U.S. Augmented Reality Sports ... - Science 2.0 (press release)

San Jose Earthquakes And Aurasma Kick Off First U.S. Augmented Reality Sports ... - Science 2.0 (press release) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
San Jose Earthquakes And Aurasma Kick Off First U.S.
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Xconomy Forum: The Future of Robotics in Silicon Valley and Beyond

Xconomy Forum: The Future of Robotics in Silicon Valley and Beyond | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Robots aren’t just for factories anymore. Increasingly they’re inhabiting our homes, helping in operating rooms and hospitals, and taking to our highways, skies, oceans, farms, and battlefields.
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MechWarror Could Become Reality With This Battle Robot Arena - PCWorld (blog)

MechWarror Could Become Reality With This Battle Robot Arena - PCWorld (blog) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
MechWarror Could Become Reality With This Battle Robot ArenaPCWorld (blog)I've dreamed of watching robots battle robots ever since I was old enough to know what robots were.
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Giving robots his magic touch - AsiaOne

Giving robots his magic touch - AsiaOne | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
AsiaOneGiving robots his magic touchAsiaOneAnother customised figurine he is particularly proud of is his Power Up Optimus Prime, which is based on the depiction of the robot in the second Transformers film Revenge Of The Fallen in 2009.
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dYRCM.jpg (2592x1944 pixels) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Just found r/robotics today ! first question: web enabled robotics: http://t.co/9j63Xu6a browser...
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Robotics competition takes a dive - WLOX

Robotics competition takes a dive - WLOX | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Robotics competition takes a diveWLOXBy Danielle Thomas - bio | email If you want to raise a high school robotics competition to a whole new level of skill and problem solving just add water.
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Robot Unicorn Attack: The Next Gateway Drug

Tempted to do a Let's Play next, post game ideas in the comments.
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The Robot Launch Pad's comment, March 12, 2012 2:28 AM
Nearly didn't think this could stretch to being part of the culture of robotics... Then realized it was a boundary object.
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Fantagraphics Books | Comics and Graphic Novels - Up All Night by Michael Kupperman - Funky Obsessive Detective Robot

Fantagraphics Books | Comics and Graphic Novels - Up All Night by Michael Kupperman - Funky Obsessive Detective Robot | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Fantagraphics Books - Publisher of Comic Books and Graphic Novels by the World's Greatest Cartoonists (RT @MKupperman: From the vault: Funky Obsessed Detective Robot.)...
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SAFFiR: the autonomous, firefighting humanoid robot

SAFFiR: the autonomous, firefighting humanoid robot | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
It took six years, but at long last, Anna Konda has a formidable firefighting partner.
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Sebastian Thrun Will Teach You How to Build Your Own Self-Driving Car, For Free - IEEE Spectrum

Sebastian Thrun Will Teach You How to Build Your Own Self-Driving Car, For Free - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Learn how to program an autonomous vehicle from Sebastian Thrun, the AI expert and Google researcher, at no cost (robotic car not included) (Sebastian Thrun Will Teach You How to Build Your Own Self-Driving Car, For Free http://t.co/PTPUil6e...
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Post Reporter Terrified of Robot Cars Taking Away Inalienable Right to Break the Law

Post Reporter Terrified of Robot Cars Taking Away Inalienable Right to Break the Law | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Hahha MT @MarketUrbanism: Jonah Goldberg: the real trouble with driverless cars is they'll take away our right to speed http://t.co/YRPgRBPY...
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Kauffman Foundation and ITIF Unveil Global Innovation Policy Report Ranking 55 Nations' Capacities for Economic Growth

Kauffman Foundation and ITIF Unveil Global Innovation Policy Report Ranking 55 Nations' Capacities for Economic Growth | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
In the midst of intense global competition for innovation supremacy among countries, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation released today one of the most comprehensive assessments ever...
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Is Intelligence Self-Limiting? - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Is Intelligence Self-Limiting? - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Is Intelligence Self-Limiting?Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologiesby Milan M.
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