TABLE TENNIS-PLAYING ROBOT BREAKS WORLD RECORDS

Once unable to “even return a Ping-Pong ball” but now officially recognized by Guinness World Records for being the “first robot table tennis tutor,” Omron’s imposing bat-holding contraption has evidently come a long way over the last few years. Awarded for its “unique technological intelligence and educational capabilities,” the unique robot was developed not only […]

Boston Dynamics shows off first official video of its new wheel-footed robot

Nearly a month after the first footage of the bot was leaked online, Boston Dynamics has finally released an official video of Handle — its new self-balancing, wheel-footed robot. Robots are the future, and Boston Dynamics is at the cutting edge with its mind-blowing wheeled robot. When you think of Boston Dynamics, you probably think about […]

Apple gets patent for 3-year-old smartwatch design labeled ‘iTime’

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office served up further evidence on Tuesday that Apple is designing a smartwatch when it awarded the company a patent for a wrist-worn gadget with a touchscreen and ability to communicate with a smartphone. “The invention pertains to an electronic wristwatch,” wrote Apple in the filing for U.S. The patent doesn’t give much […]

MAKING A SMART CALL

The Smart Call is a … you guessed it … SmartWatch Concept, aimed at helping the speech and hearing impaired folks to lead a technologically-smarter life. The watch is designed to alert the wearer of incoming calls and pair with a Bluetooth and GPS enabled mobile phone and work in sync. The device can be […]