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It's official, Cubestormer 3 has smashed the Guinness World Record for solving a Rubik's Cube in the fastest time by solving a cube in just 3.253 seconds at the Big Bang Fair, held at the NEC in Birmingham.
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Who needs an army of lawyers when you have a computer? When Minneapolis attorney William Greene faced the task of combing through 1.3 million electronic documents in a recent case, he turned to a so-called smart computer programme.
BEIJING, March 15 -- In China's previous space missions, astronauts like Yang Liwei emerged as heroes, but in the country's third lunar exploration, a robot has unexpectedly grabbed the nation's heart.
Professor Aaron Dollar of Yale's GRAB LAB shows off the functioning prosthetic hand he helped create, one of the topics of his talk on the future of robotics, Rosie, R2-D2, C3-P0 and 3Ds, on Thursday, April 3 at 7 p.m., at Essex Town Hall.
Technology has afforded plenty of opportunities to eliminate some of the human-error that's inevitable in various fields -- from medicine to manufacturing.
The robot moves underwater autonomously and can accurately replicate a high-speed maneuver called the C-turn, which its living fish counterparts use to evade prey.
Kalamazoo Gazette photographers looked back over work from the past week to select some of their favorite photos to write about.
This "bot" has been proven to be fake. There are revealing CGI artifacts. I actually wished it was real.
In a miniature and cookie-filled version of Pacific Rim , here's a video of a robot that's been programmed to fill Oreo cookies .
But the company also has an excellent Scooba series of robots that wash your floor with detergent and water.
STUDENTS from five schools in and around Malvern and Worcester spent the day at QinetiQ in a bid to inspire the next generation of engineers, scientists and technologists.
ROBOTS have created quite a bit of noise in the technology industry this past week, from a Lego autobot that aims to solve a Rubik's Cube in record time, to computer powered ping pong playing machines and even "soft" robotic fish that replicate the movements of real sea life .
The band, created by engineers from the University of Tokyo, include a guitarist with 78 fingers, a drummer with 22 arms, and a keyboardist which shoots green lasers.
In 2012, although the growth rate of global demand for industrial robots has slowed down, the sales volume of robots worldwide set the record the second highest just after that in 2011 and arrived at 159,000 units.
James Zink of Rochester programs a robot to perform the most efficient procedure of spot welding using a weld application for the Robotics 2400 course at Oakland Community College in Auburn Hills on Wednesday March 5, 2014.
Speaking at Washington, D.C., economic think tank The American Enterprise Institute on Thursday , Gates said than within 20 years, a lot of jobs will go away, replaced by software automation .