Robotics

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Alphabet Selling Off Robotics Arm

Nick Kolakowski,

In December 2013, Google announced plans to acquire Boston Dynamics, creator of robots such as the four-legged BigDog and Cheetah.

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Robots’ Next Big Job: Trash Pickup?

Nick Kolakowski,

You’ve heard of self-driving cars, fast-moving robots, and automated homes. Now a research group led by Volvo, a waste-recycling company,

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Should Tech Pros Fear Automation?

Nick Kolakowski,

Many professionals fear that, sooner or later, advances in hardware and software might take their jobs. Data centers and factories