New Launches – Star Trek for real There’s a rather fabby article (click the link above) about the Star Trek technology that has actually happened. Most Trekkies/Trekers know how the series has predicted future tech.Â So, have a gander at these little beauties :0)Â Communicator Medical Tricorder Translator QUIDS GPS Engineering Tricorder Ultrasound Surgery Transparent […]
If you love Alienware’s iconic cases then prepare to require new under-garments after seeing the new Asus gaming desktop – the ARES CG6150. This evil robotic head looks like it’ll start barking orders at you at any moment – and you will comply! It’sÂ brain is a liquid cooledÂ Core 2 Extreme processor, up to 8GB of […]
Although it looks like the stuff of techno-nightmares this baby bot, called iCub, is to be taught to communicate with humans by scientists in Devon. The big baby which stands 1 metre tall is the centre of a 4-year project which is to look into how parents teach their babies to talk. The staff at […]
Engadget have spotted these things looming in the distance! They are a couple ofÂ Toshiba 815T PB on Softbank, developed to coincide with a new show featuring (you guessed it) robo-phones called Ketai Sousakan 7. Kinda makes theÂ QVGA,Â 3GÂ andÂ 3.2 megapixel camera redundant when they can turn into robots!!
From the makers of Dream DX dog comes the Dream Cat. A pretty realistic catbot until you discover that it doesn’t purr or meow – it talks! Yup, the feline droid is preloaded with 333 words (all Japanese at the moment). It has sensors over its body and depending where you touch it responds accordingly. […]
Here’s something straight out of Red Dwarf – remember in BetterÂ Than Life when it was down to the talking toaster to save them all? -No?Â Â Oh; Â just me then. Anyhoooo………..yup – here’s a talking toaster made by UtmostÂ – although life-saving has not been mentioned.