Honeywell is hoping that their new drones will soon be employed by the Miami-Dade police department. The plan is toÂ use them inÂ “urban areas with an eye toward full-fledged employment in crime fighting.” Apparently the department is going to use it in “tactical situations as an extra set of eyes.” So, next time you go for […]
If you’re in the market for a gadget learning help-bot then Toshiba in Japan may have the very thing for you. They’re in the process of putting together a talking bot that can be used as a voice-activated universal remote. The android, called ApriPoko, stands at just under a foot tall and is capable of […]
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!!