1.4-Inch Robot to Take Over Your Desk, World

At 1.37 inches, this robot may not be as complex as the bipedal 6.3-inch Tomy iSobot—the former-smallest bipedal bot according to the Guinness book of world records—but it can do plenty of things, from walking to finding its way out of a labyrinth to play soccer. It will arrive to europe later this year and hopefully… » 10/15/08 2:30pm 10/15/08 2:30pm

i-SOBOT, World's Smallest Humanoid Robot, Hits US Next Month

Takara Tomy's 6.5-inch, Guinness-certified "smallest humanoid robot in production," i-SOBOT, is finally making its way to our primitive shores next month. The English website and price are still "coming soon," but since this dancing, push-upping wunderbot runs about $300 in Japan, we can pretty safely guess it'll be… » 9/17/07 9:55am 9/17/07 9:55am