Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala Out Now But Still Not As Fuzzy As a Real Koala

I've always wanted a pet koala, but I could settle for Ubuntu 9.10 Karamic Koala, which is out now. The main Ubuntu page is still all about 9.04, but you can grab 9.10 here. [Ubuntu, Image via Yvonne/Flickr] » 10/29/09 9:12am 10/29/09 9:12am

ETRI's KOBIE and RABIE: Best Robot Friends Since Cartman (Video)

KOBIE and RABIE are networked robots designed by Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI). They are essentially sensor and motor arrays whose varied "emotions" are processed on a nearby PC. Because of the wireless connectivity, they deliver greater variety of response with less overhead within the… » 11/09/07 10:20am 11/09/07 10:20am