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QU graduates create fire-fighting robot

QU graduates create fire-fighting robot

Four female Qatari graduates from Qatar University’s (QU) College of Engineering have locally designed, built and tested a first-of-its-kind robotic firefighting vehicle, it was announced on Thursday.

Spacecraft carrying Russian humanoid robot docks at ISS

Spacecraft carrying Russian humanoid robot docks at ISS

An unmanned spacecraft carrying Russia's first humanoid robot to be sent into orbit successfully docked at the International Space Station on Tuesday, following a failed attempt over the weekend ...

Soyuz spacecraft carrying humanoid robot fails to dock with space station

Soyuz spacecraft carrying humanoid robot fails to dock with space station

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying Russia's first humanoid robot on Saturday failed to dock automatically with the international space station, Moscow news agencies reported.

Al Khaliji uses robot to introduce products to passengers at HIA

Al Khaliji uses robot to introduce products to passengers at HIA

Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) introduced its state-of-the-art humanoid robot to Hamad International Airport (HIA) passengers with the aim to inform the public about the bank’s latest offerings ...

'What are you talking about?': Rogue robot upstages Turkey minister

'What are you talking about?': Rogue robot upstages Turkey minister

Being interrupted by impatient audience members is a headache -- but part of the job -- for most politicians. But for Turkey's Transport and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan, the heckling on Tuesday came from an unusual source -- a stubborn robot called "Sanbot".

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Smash hit: Ping pong robot takes on Olympian at Tokyo tech fair

Smash hit: Ping pong robot takes on Olympian at Tokyo tech fair

A ping-pong-playing robot served up a hit at a top Tokyo tech fair Monday, while a barely-moving machine in the shape of a sloth aimed to provide a relaxing change of pace.

First robotic cop joins Dubai police

First robotic cop joins Dubai police

After bringing in Lamborghinis and Ferraris to patrol roads, Dubai police have enrolled a robotic officer, the first in a unit that aims to make up a quarter of the force by 2030.

Chess-playing robot star of Taiwan tech fair

Chess-playing robot star of Taiwan tech fair

A chess-playing robot stole the show as Asia's largest tech fair kicked off in Taiwan Tuesday with artificial intelligence centre stage.

Avatar-style South Korean manned robot takes first baby steps

Avatar-style South Korean manned robot takes first baby steps

A giant South Korean-built manned robot that walks like a human but makes the ground shake under its weight has taken its first baby steps.

Toyota unveils robot baby to tug at maternal instinct

Toyota unveils robot baby to tug at maternal instinct

Toyota Motor Corp on Monday unveiled a doe-eyed palm-sized robot, dubbed Kirobo Mini, designed as a synthetic baby companion in Japan, where plummeting birth rates have left many women childless.

Egypt sends robot sub to help plane crash search

Egypt sends robot sub to help plane crash search

Egypt has sent a robot submarine to join the hunt for an EgyptAir plane which crashed in some of the deepest