Employment forecast looks great! Provided you're a robot.

Oct 24, 2011
Economist Erik Brynjolfsson, and research scientist Andrew P. McAffee intended to write a book about how innovation and technology would spur job...
Posted In: robots, robuts, Tech Report

The robots are coming! The robots are coming!

Oct 14, 2011
A tight job market means fierce competition to find work. What could make things worse for job seekers? Robots.
Posted In: robots


Sep 30, 2011
Look at that! It's a robot! But it's so much more! It's an ENORMOUS ROBOT DOG! They call it the Alpha Dog and it was developed for use by the mil...
Posted In: dogs, featured, military, robots, Tech Report

Robot tractors. Robot tractors? Robot tractors!

Sep 20, 2011
What happens when a tractor maker and a robot designer combine forces? Timing is everything on the farm. If you want to get your crops in at the...
Posted In: farms, fcc, robots

Robot jock attempts a triathlon

Sep 15, 2011
Tomotaka Takahashi's tiny, green and white robot has already scaled the Grand Canyon and raced for 24 hours at Le Mans. So why not modify the...
Posted In: nerds, robots, robuts

VIDEO: Two Chatbots talk about God, unicorns, and truth

Aug 29, 2011
Researchers at Cornell have been working on a chatbot called Cleverbot. A chatbot is a piece of software or a robot or something designed to hold...
Posted In: featured, god, humor, robots, unicorns

Robots can learn, and there's no way this will ever go wrong.

Aug 3, 2011
In a move that has absolutely no downsides, scientists in Japan have built a robot that can think, learn and do things it hasn't been programmed to...
Posted In: futuristic, robots

The robots are coming! Or, how to spoil a pefectly nice dance party.

Aug 1, 2011
Foxconn, the Taiwanese company that assembles Apple's iPhones and iPads, is reportedly planning to "hire" 1 million robots to take on the boring,...
Posted In: China, Foxconn, iPad, labor, robot, robots, world

Greatest hits of the EOL Robot Band

Jul 19, 2011
On our Wednesday show, we hear the latest hottest greatest single from a band of robots....
Posted In: featured, Music, robots

Robots AND pirates together in one blog item

Jul 14, 2011
It's tough to do your job if it entails sailing to the Indian Ocean for research. That's what climate scientists found out while trying to conduct...
Posted In: pirates, robots, Science