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The Denver Broncos' latest pickup: A Bud Light-pouring robot that delivers beers with the push of a button

On Saturday, a beer-pouring robot will make its debut at Denver's Mile High Stadium. The machine is the latest in an influx of robots being used to cook and deliver food and beverages.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from The Washington Post

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Foldable Drone Changes Its Shape in Mid-Air

This quadrotor can alter its shape in flight depending on where it needs to go

Thu 13 Dec 18 from IEEE Spectrum

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The next great leap forward? Combining robots with the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things is a popular vision of objects with internet connections sending information back and forth to make our lives easier and more comfortable. It's emerging in our homes, ...

Thu 13 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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Consumer robots are dead; long live Alexa

Jibo and Kuri couldn't make it, but the popular robots crushing it are Alexa, Siri and the Google Assistant, argues guest columnist Bret Kinsella.        

Thu 13 Dec 18 from USA today

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Robot with a neck? High-tech bot turns out to be guy in a costume - CNET

A robot who appeared at a Russian technology forum has a (flesh and blood) leg up when it comes to realism.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from CNET

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Anki's Vector, the adorable mini robot, is getting Alexa - CNET

The software update will arrive on Dec. 17.

Fri 14 Dec 18 from CNET

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Bumblebee director on replacing Michael Bay: 'I couldn't go bigger' - CNET

Travis Knight reveals how Bay and Steven Spielberg inspired the Transformers spin-off.

17 hours ago from CNET

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Walmart Is Testing ‘Flippy’ the Robot Fry Cook

Flippy, the burger-flipping, chicken tender-frying robot, might be making an appearance at a Walmart deli near you. Walmart is currently testing the kitchen robot assistant at its Bentonville, ...

Tue 11 Dec 18 from Geek.com

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'Unpredictable' killer robots could go 'off the rails'

Richard Moyes, an honorary fellow at the University of Exeter, believes the operation of killer robots without human oversight could result in unnecessary loss of life.

Mon 10 Dec 18 from Daily Mail

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