Google buys Pentagon-funded robotics firm behind fastest-legged robot

rt.com Google has purchased the cutting-edge robotics firm which supplies mobile research robots for the Pentagon. The tech giant is keeping secret what it will produce with the acquired technology. Boston Dynamics, an engineering company that designs robots like BigDog,… Continue Reading

Rise of the Machines: Drones set to make their own ‘Kill’ decision

By Joshua Foust National Journal Scientists, engineers and policymakers are all figuring out ways drones can be used better and more smartly, more precise and less damaging to civilians, with longer range and better staying power. One method under development… Continue Reading