robotics

The Robots Are Coming (To Pump Your Gas)
The Robots Are Coming (To Pump Your Gas)

Much of Planet Earth is about to experience a major workforce shift. In the coming decades, entire categories of jobs will be eliminated thanks to automation. Coffee baristas, for example, are already being replaced by machines, and their close kin, waiters, aren't far behind. The same is likely...Read More»

General Motors' Robonaut 2
Video: General Motors Does The Robot, Dreams Of Moonwalking

The words "General Motors" conjure up different images for different people. GM's fans think of Cadillac, Chevy (not Chevrolet), the Camaro, baseball, Detroit. Detractors think of HUMMER, Saab, bankruptcy, bailouts. But few people think of robots -- and yet, that's just what GM is working on these...Read More»

NYT tests Google's autonomous Toyota Prius
Google Gets Behind The Wheel With Self-Driving Prius

Google has jumped into the driver's seat. Really. The Silicon Valley company has revealed some details of a self-driving car project that it's been recently testing out in plain view, on normal streets and highways. The Google cars have already been tested for about 140,000 miles—with much of...Read More»

2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport  -  "World's First Online Test Drive"
Test-Drive A Real 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, Remotely

Mitsubishi has lined up the opportunity for virtual test-drives of its new 2011 Outlander Sport. And no, we're just talking about another tilt-and-pan virtual showroom feature, or some Need for Speed–style game backdrop. That's right; you'll send a specially outfitted 2011 Mitsubishi...Read More»

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