Amazon’s Newest Warehouse Workers Will Never Unionize

Amazon's Newest Warehouse Workers Will Never Unionize

Amazon has faced lots of public scrutiny and backlash for the dangerous working conditions in its warehouses. And rightfully so. Amazon warehouses seem like bad places to work. As a consequence, there’ve been hints that the company is struggling to find enough people to fill all the warehouse jobs. So, it’s no surprise that Amazon … Read more

World’s Smallest Walking RC Robot Can Crawl on a Penny’s Edge

World's Smallest Walking RC Robot Can Crawl on a Penny's Edge

With all the doom and gloom over the inevitable robot apocalypse, we’ve at least been able to take solace in the fact that we’ll see them coming—until today. Researchers from Northwestern University have foolishly succeeded in building a remote control robot crab that’s so tiny it can crawl along the edge of a penny. Making … Read more

This ‘Crab’ Is The Smallest Remote-Controlled Walking Robot Ever Built

This 'Crab' Is The Smallest Remote-Controlled Walking Robot Ever Built

Is your tiny robot really all that small if it’s bigger than the width of a coin? A team of scientists has built what is now the smallest-ever remote-controlled walking robot, coming in at a mere half a millimeter (less than a fiftieth of an inch) wide. Exceedingly tiny robots have a whole host of … Read more

Robot Shatters World Record by Jumping Over 100 Feet in the Air

Robot Shatters World Record by Jumping Over 100 Feet in the Air

Since many robots are more durable and expendable than human beings, researchers have experimented with alternate means of getting around that outperform walking around on two legs, including a new bot that can jump to staggering heights and distances from a standing start. Most robotics research goes into creating automatons that can take over monotonous … Read more

MIT’s Robotic Cheetah Taught Itself How to Run, Sets New Speed ​​Record

MIT's Robotic Cheetah Taught Itself How to Run, Sets New Speed ​​Record

To make their Mini Cheetah better equipped to skillfully scramble across varying terrains, robotics researchers at MIT’s CSAIL used AI-powered simulations to quickly teach the bot to adapt its walking style as needed. That included learning how to runwhich resulted in a new gait that allows the robot to move faster than it ever has … Read more

A Recap Of What Happened Before Horizon Forbidden West

A Recap Of What Happened Before Horizon Forbidden West

Picture: Guerrilla Games / Sony Horizon Forbidden West is almost out, and it basically picks up exactly where the previous game left off. The opening hours will pelt you with strange names, supposedly familiar faces, and a helpful but extremely brief recap of the events of Horizon Zero Dawn. If you’re planning on jumping into … Read more