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ACLU to police using robots: Tell us more

Police are using robot dogs. Everyone seems interested but not everyone seems amused. The American Civil Liberties Union has asked Massachusetts State Police to explain how and where it is ...

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Dallas police reveal details of bomb-carrying robot it used as ‘last resort’

Dallas, police, details, bomb-carrying, robot, 'last resort'

The Dallas police department has defended its decision to use a robot to kill the gunman who fatally shot five of its officers, saying the controversial method was used only ...

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Rival robot cars meet on California highway

Rival robot cars meet on California highway

A rare meeting between two self-driving cars resulted in one taking evasive action, Reuters reports. The robot cars, one made by Delphi Automotive and one by Google, met on a ...

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SoftBank’s adorable Pepper robot goes on sale this Saturday

SoftBank's Pepper Robot

Pepper, the humanoid robot that its makers say can recognise and respond to human emotions, goes on sale in Japan this weekend. SoftBank, the company behind the robot, is planning ...

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