When does this thing get to unionize?
Science02 Apr 2022 | 37
Hot not-Spot-bot spot: The code behind Xiaomi's CyberDog? Ubuntu
Your four-legged open-source friend? CIMON says 'Maybe'
Software03 Dec 2021 | 13
Boston Dynamics' Spot robot embarks on its latest thrilling adventure: Insurance!
US company equips cybernetic pooch to help in building inspections, post-disaster assessments
Science23 Sep 2021 | 6
Spot the dog? No, we couldn't either because Spot is a robot employed by United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority
Plans to send remote devices to work at 70-year-old decommissioned nuclear power station may not be so barking
Science10 Sep 2021 | 44
Boston Dynamics spends months training its Atlas robots to perform one minute of parkour almost perfectly
Video Sarah Connor is safe for now
AI + ML18 Aug 2021 | 58
Robots still suck. It's all they can do to stand up – never mind rise up
Feature Simultaneous localisation and mapping is hard so for the foreseeable future ’bots will remain bolted down
AI + ML07 Jul 2021 | 55
Hyundai takes 80 per cent stake in terrifying Black Mirror robo-hound firm Boston Dynamics
Korean giant sees bots as helping it become ‘Smart Mobility Solutions Provider’
AI + ML22 Jun 2021 | 24
NYPD puts down $94k robot canine contract after outcry
Digidog will be returned to its Boston Dynamics owners
AI + ML30 Apr 2021 | 50
What happens when back-flipping futuristic robot technology meets capitalism? Yeah, it’s warehouse work
Analysis Boston Dynamics: From Terminator to Amazon worker replacement
Science30 Mar 2021 | 73
Megabucks in funding, 28 years of research, and Boston Dynamics is to be 'sold to Hyundai' for 1/40th of an Arm
So what does that make it, a leg? A toe?
Science10 Dec 2020 | 15
Meet the dog that's all byte and no bark: Boston Dynamics touts robo-pooch Spot with $75k-a-pop price tag
Video What's that Lassie? You need a 400MB firmware update and a reboot?
Science17 Jun 2020 | 19
Singapore releases the robot hounds to enforce social distancing in parks
Smithers: If I really must go outside, can you arrange it so I encounter the smallest possible number of virus-laden humans?
Science10 May 2020 | 63
Dead or alive, you're camming with me, says RoboPup: Bomb squad hires Boston Dynamics Spot to snoop on suspects, packages
Vid Who's a good cyber-boy? Now, please don't kill anyone
Science25 Nov 2019 | 17
Robotics mastermind admits: I pushed over my 1-year-old daughter to understand balance
'We're still good pals,' says Boston Dynamics CEO
Science08 Nov 2019 | 25
Every dog has its day – and this one belongs to Boston Dynamic's four-legged good boy Spot
A K9 to tide you over until hoverboards come out
Science25 Sep 2019 | 48
Can't dance? That's no excuse. Let a robot do it for you at this 'forced exoskeleton rave'
Where else but San Francisco?
Science26 Jul 2019 | 23
Why Boston Dynamics' backflipping borg shouldn't scare you
Ruse of the Machines
Science17 Nov 2017 | 36
Alphabet offloads bot businesses Boston Dynamics and SCHAFT
Who's the cat who won't cop out when there's danger all about? SoftBank. Damn right
On-Prem09 Jun 2017 | 8
Google human-like robot brushes off beating by puny human – this is how Skynet starts
Vid Boston Dynamics reveals your next machine overlord
Science24 Feb 2016 | 110
Been sleeping well lately? No nightmares? Here's a lumbering Google bigfoot bot
Don't worry, it can't outrun you… yet
Science19 Aug 2015 | 13
NERDS KICK PUPPY 'bot in brutal attack
Video Electric dog gamely laughs off vicious assaults
Bootnotes10 Feb 2015 | 54
MIT boffins cry havoc and let slip the ROBOT CHEETAHS of Whoa
Vid Metal BigMog is quiet(ish) and deadly
Science15 Sep 2014 | 26
Robots? What a bunch of workers...
Something for the Weekend, Sir? Google Glass is the last thing you should worry about when going postal
Bootnotes24 Jan 2014 | 31
Factories are too DULL for Google's robo-dreams: Behold the GATAMAMs
Comment 'Look on my works, ye Mighty, and Search On!'
SaaS17 Dec 2013 | 20
Is Google prepping an ARMY of WALKING ROBOTS?
Boston Dynamics, maker of Cheetah and WildCat bots, joins the Chocolate Factory
On-Prem16 Dec 2013 | 42
Terminator-style robot busts leg in martial arts demo mishap
I’ll be back... but not until December
Science18 Oct 2013 | 39
Robot WildCat slips its leash and bounds around parking lot
Video 16 mph pseudo-feline moves in leaps and bounds
Science05 Oct 2013 | 61
Boffins' PETMAN robot mimics human gym rats
Does pushups, walks, squats, and sweats
Science31 Oct 2011 | 6