Smarter Honda ASIMO Can Self-Charge, Avoid People, Work In Groups

Click to viewWhen scientists in some bunker in the year 2525 are trying to determine when humanity handed over the keys to the robot overlords, December 11, 2007, may be a good date, for on this day, Honda announced it had given its ASIMO servant robots three key abilities. Here we break them down, and provide a… »12/11/07 9:40am12/11/07 9:40am

Fast Food Self-Service Kiosks Coming, Silicon Lifeforms Taking Over World

The conquest of the human race by robots marches on, and now the quaint phrase "do you want fries with that?" may be within the province of those cold, silicon-based lifeforms. Fast food giants McDonald's, Subway, Jack in the Box, Burger King, Taco Bell and Carl's Jr. are toying with the idea of self-service kiosks… »12/05/06 9:57am12/05/06 9:57am