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Meet Ella. She’s filling a critical need. And she’s funny.

Ella's among more than 100 fully-autonomous robots that will be deployed in Singapore this year, as part of a solution to a labor shortage......

Robotic Buddhist priest delivers sermons in Japan

A temple in Kyoto is combining ancient teaching and futuristic robotic technology with the hopes of preserving and stimulating interest in Buddhism. Meet "Mindar." Created by...

Singing robotic fish sets up robots for the future of work

This week, we caught an article in The Hustle about our favorite fish. You likely remember the first commercially-sold robotic novelty fish — the...

Creepy cool robots coming soon to a grocery store near you

In the Forbes article, Robots are Taking the Store at Kroger, Walmart and Whole Foods. What Could Go Wrong?, contributor Bryan Pearson writes about...

Adorable robots will be working at the 2020 Olympics

In March, Toyota announced the Tokyo 2020 Robot Project. The big reveal came this week as the company unveiled the lineup of robots that...

Instead of glasses, maybe MLB umps need…robots?

Even if you've never been to a game, you probably know that baseball fans let umps have it when they make bad calls. Fans...

When a robot gets stuck on Mars, this guy fixes it…

Scientists and engineers have a new plan for getting NASA InSight's heat probe, also known as the "mole," digging again on Mars. The mole is...

Say goodbye to my little friend

In 2015, MIT scientist Cynthia Breazeal's Jibo, a robot personal assistant designed to make friends and be as lovable to humans as possible, was...

Here’s why you should be really nice to robots

The Twitterverse panicked briefly last week after an insanely scary video of a robot turning on its creators was circulated and trended. Turns out,...

A robot walks into a bar…

What does a future with robot hospitality look like in Las Vegas? This week, USA Today is reporting that "MGM Resorts International this year plans to...

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