Monthly Archives: May 2012

In the near future, just brushing your teeth might be able to tell if you if you should pack an umbrella or leave your jacket in the closet. Home automation run amok? It’s not as far-fetched as you might think. … Continue reading

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It weighs in at about ten pounds, is light enough to be carried in a soldier’s backpack and has four wheels. Can you guess what it is? Would you believe it’s a military robot intended for urban combat. In situations … Continue reading

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PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND – It sounds like science fiction, but researchers at Brown University are finding ways to use the thoughts of tetraplegic patients to move robotic arms to do the things they can’t do for themselves. The way it … Continue reading

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