Google (GOOG) announced today its intention to build robots, in a moonshot project spearheaded by Android creator and former director Andy Rubin. Here is what is known so far about Google robotics.
Andy Rubin, who last built the Android phone, has been given a new task: robots.
My children, like most everyone else’s, find electronic devices irresistible. Their screen time is limited, but they know their way around an iPad, a 3DS and a LeapPad better than I know my way around my kitchen.
The K5 robot, developed by Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Knightscope, is designed to be a surveillance robot for law enforcement, private security firm, schools and anything else looking for an extra set of eyes and ears on the ground.
BlackBerry’s recent struggles have created a potential opening for smartphone makers like Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co., each of which has had more success so far selling to consumers than to corporations and ...