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Listen to over 100 songs from the new 'Grand Theft Auto V'

While <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> is arguably the best game of the <i>GTA</i> series, perhaps the best part of the game (as is the case with the entire franchise) is its soundtrack. For this week's Xbox One / PlayStation 4 re-release, Rockstar has updated the music with "over 100 additional new songs" — and thanks …

Not even Tony Hawk can ride a hoverboard

Last month, Arx Pax showed off a real, working, honest-to-goodness hoverboard. The thing was, no one could really ride the hoverboard the way you would want them to.<p>Enter pro-skater, king of all boards Tony Hawk, who, while managing to do a couple of shove-its, also can't really ride the …

Grand Theft Auto V: The 2 best reasons to upgrade to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One version (update)

<i>Updated at 2:50 p.m. with info on the Allow Independent Camera Modes option. We apologize for the original oversight.</i><p>Grand Theft Auto V’s Los Santos is bursting with variety, but most gamers are probably burned out on it after spending hours in the virtual city last year (read our review). Well, …

How Minecraft looks with realistic graphics

This animation of a realistic version of <i>Minecraft,</i> created in Blender by YouTuber Flashcode, prompted the following responses from my kids, ages 4, 8 and 10.<p>8yo: "Is this a real game?"<p>10yo: "No, idiot. But it's nice."<p>4yo: "Awesome."<p>It's a short film, in which Steve encounters a Skeleton, but …

Drexel professor creates LocoRobo, a nonprofit to teach robotics - Philadelphia Business Journal

By Lauren Hertzler <br>– Staff Writer, Philadelphia Business Journal<p>Nov 17, 2014, 8:00am EST<b><br>Updated</b> Nov 17, 2014, 11:58am EST<p>Pramod Abichandani wants …

14 Futuristic Bicycles: From Flying Bikes to Pedaling Robots

All you need is an alien in a basket to make your biking experience just like a Spielberg film with this crazy flying bike and 13 other highly …

Are Agriculture Robots Ready?

Feature: Page (1) of 4 - 11/16/14<p>27 Companies Profiled<p>By Frank Tobe, Editor and Publisher of The Robot Report<p>Agriculture is one of our most important …

Keeker is the smart robot for the home: A moving projector, speaker, security bot and more - Pocket-lint

Keeker could be the first proper robot to grace homes with myriad uses. It's basically a little Star Wars style R2D2 for the real world, minus the …

Savioke’s SaviOne Is A Hotel Delivery Robot

When it comes to robots helping out mankind in the hospitality department, we have seen the likes of Botlr the robotic bellhop slightly more than a …

Airshow China Photo Report – Robotics

Sharp Claw 2 wheeled 6×6 UGV, an unmanned platform designed for combat recce, patrol, assault and transport missions. The system is designed to move …

Military

Is It a Lamp? Is It a Vase? No, It's Patin the Robot

Flower Robotics, a Tokyo-based design studio, is envisioning a future where common household objects like lamps and flower pots spring to life and …

A Giant Robot Voiced By Mass Effect’s Mark Meer Takes On YouTube’s Finest

Sneaky Zebra, the filmmaking duo of Gary Scullion and Nick Acott, has teamed up with fellow YouTube channels, the Nerdist’s Chris Hardwick, and one …

If You Can Doodle, You Can Program the Tiny Ozobot

Science fiction has promised us robots smart enough to walk, talk, and even occasionally save the day. But in reality, dabbling in robotics still …

Robotics

A Robot Future - Developing Technologies, Hopes and Fears - IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

As humans, all of our greatest dreams and biggest fears about technology seem to be provoked by the stirring topic of robotic technologies. Robots …

Darkside Ollie hits market for the evil robot lover in you

Earlier this year we had a peek at the Sphero Ollie, a two-wheeled remote-control robot from the same folks that made the original spherical Sphero …

Watch: Chappie, a robot movie with District 9, Die Antwoord on mix

Neill Blomkamp, director of District 9 and Elysium, is about to release a movie that’ll throw you for a true loop. Inside this film you’ll find Hugh …

Slumdog Millionaire

You can buy life-sized 20-pound, $650 Halo plasma rifles

The officially licensed <i>Halo 2: Anniversary Edition</i> plasma rifle starts shipping next year and comes in Brute red or Elite blue.<p>The 24-inch-long replica is made of polystone by Project Triforce and includes LED effects. Only 150 of the limited edition red rifles are being made and 500 of the blue …

Robots could soon replace human security guards

As the sun sets on a warm November afternoon, a quartet of five-foot-tall, 300-pound shiny white robots patrolled in front of Building 1 on …

Call of Duty isn't a first-person shooter, it's something better

The single-player campaign of <i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i> felt off.<p>Everything that constitutes the Call of Duty experience was there: the rhythm of following another man's back and shooting non-Americans; the usual navigation through triggered explosions; your character's blurry vision after …

3D Robotics X8+ personal drone can carry heavy camera loads

DJI isn’t the only maker with a sleek drone to show off this month. In comes 3D Robotics’ X8+ drone, a personal UAV that boasts a rugged construction …