With a mission to build another robot for Mars, Husky Robotics, the student-run organization of University of Washington, have crafted yet another Mars rover. Building on their previous model, Orpheus, the team is ready to take up the University Rover Challenge this year with their upgraded rover design.
Good morning world, today in the Google trends we discover that MIT scientists trained an AI robot to become a psychopath by only exposing it to gruesome Reddit pictures of death and violence. Its name: Norman, which refers to Norman Bates, a fictional character notably portrayed by Anthony Perkins in Alfred Hitchcock’s movie Psycho. So far so good.
Do you remember back in 2015 the story of that black and blue dress that some people saw as white and gold? Or was it that white and gold dress that some people saw as black and blue? Anyway, we now have a new viral sensation: an audio clip is breaking the Internet because people can’t seem to agree whether it says yanny or laurel.
If you ask Boston Dynamics what is its purpose, you will be told that it is to change “your idea of what robots can do.” Now get ready to be amazed because its latest version of the SpotMini robot can open doors for its friends with its jaw. And if you think that this can’t be as impressive as the dancing bot that can do backflips, well just watch this video:
It’s been 12 years since Sony hasn’t released a robotic dog. Good news, the company’s artificial intelligence robots – known as Aibo – are back on the market. The new robodog was unveiled a few hours ago at the CES in Las Vegas and it made quite an appearance.
The Consumer Electronics Show kicked off on Tuesday in Las Vegas and we can’t wait to show you the best products that were launched so far. With 4,000 companies introducing their innovations to the marketplace, you can bet we found some pretty cool new technologies.