Builds IKEA furniture without using a hammer to knock in the screws
A team of boffins has created robots that can do something even most humans struggle with – making IKEA furniture.
Replace human zoo with robots
The Apple partner whose chairman Terry Gou famously compared his staff with zoo animals and once asked a zookeeper for management techniques has apparently given up on messy biological life and is replacing 10,000 of them with robots.
More rights than a real foreign worker
Saudi Arabia has become the first country in the world to offer citizenship to a humanoid robot, giving it more rights than millions of human women and foreigners living in the Gulf nation.
Nvidia Xavier, the next generation Tegra focused on self-driving, is almost taped out.
I think you ought to know I am feeling depressed
A Washington DC-based security robot has decided that life protecting humans is not worth the effort and has killed itself by throwing itself into a fountain.
Two companies added to AI plans
After getting its paws on ARM, Softbank is still growing and has written a cheque for two firms that build walking robots from Google's parent company, Alphabet.
Economics experts warn
While the US government is making hay blaming foreigners for coming to the US and stealing jobs, it should be more worried about robots.
Too much cash invested in the lower end
China is widely expected to take the lead in robotic industry, but Digitimes Research thinks that it might have a few problems to overcome first.
DoNotPay has become the Internet’s Robin Hood
A chat bot that overturned 160,000 parking tickets is now giving free legal aid to asylum-seeking refugees through Facebook.