Tag Archive: Robots


Siri technology is coming soon to more apps, fridges and even robots

Your smart life is about to get even smarter with a new set of software development tools that will let coders include world-class speech recognition and natural language processing — the same stuff that powers Siri, Apple’s personal digital assistant — to thermostats, refrigerators, apps and, yes, even robots. The folks at Nuance have created […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Google robots can now chase you like a Terminator

Google-owned Boston Dynamics already scared the bejesus out of us earlier this year with its hive-mind 160-pound robot dogs that can run on almost any terrain. Now the company is taking things to an all-new level with its humanoid robot called Atlas that is the closest thing to a real-life Terminator we’ve ever seen. Boston […][Read More…]

Jony Ive on Apple Watch alchemy and working with robots

Apple Watch might be the most controversial product Cupertino’s ever launched, but according to Jony Ive, Apple’s been on this path since the Jobs and Woz founded the company. The Apple design boss and Marc Newson opened the inaugural Condé…Read more ›

“Why Does iPhone & Siri Start Talking Randomly Out of Nowhere? Are Robots Taking Over?”

A notable number of iPhone users have experienced a truly peculiar happening with their iPhone and Siri after updating to the latest versions of iOS; the iPhone may start talking seemingly out of the blue. If you’ve experienced this yourself, you know how jarring, weird, funny, and sometimes outright creepy it can be to have … Read More

Android founder quits Google to build robots

Andy Rubin, co-founder and former head of Android, has left Google to start up a hardware incubator dedicated to building robots. Rubin helped establish Android as the world’s most widely-used mobile operating system after it was bought by Google in…Read more ›

Gadget Watch: Staying home with robots

Foxconn’s army of robots will only ‘support’ humans… for now

Yesterday, we reported that Foxconn CEO Terry Gou had promised shareholders that the Chinese iPhone manufacturer was ready to deploy an army of 10,000 robots to help build the iPhone 6. But while that report seems accurate, don’t expect these…Read more ›

Foxconn is ready to release an army of robots to build the iPhone 6

For years now, Foxconn has been expressing its interest in replacing its workers with robots, raising the possibility that future iPhones could be built with machines. In fact, in December of 2012, Foxconn quietly began testing a program to replace…Read more ›

Robots Love Ice Cream Weaponizes Frozen Dairy To Save … Frozen Dairy. Wait.[Review]

The robots are coming, you guys. And they want all of our ice cream. What are we going to do? Robots Love Ice Cream by Dragon Army Category: iOS Games Works With: iPhone, iPad Price: $ 0.99 We could call in…Read more ›

Future iPhone Batteries To Be Manufactured By Robots [Rumor]

Apple is set to start producing all its iPhone batteries on automated production lines starting later this year, according to a report from DigiTimes. The decision is reportedly related to minimum wages rising in China — combined with labor shortages…Read more ›    [Read More…]