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  • Spot the robot dog now pees beer for some reason April 12, 2021   Robots will deliver you beer. Just not in the way we imagined.  YouTuber Michael Reeves got his hands on Boston Dynamics' robot dog, Spot, and of all the things he could've done with it, he turned it into a beer-pissing robot.  Yes, it's exactly what it sounds like. Reeves equipped Spot with a tank of beer, a nozzle, a camera, and a wireless HDMI signal transmitter, among other gizmos. He also wrote some clever code to make the robot recognize an empty beer cup on the floor, pos …
  • Meet Scout, the cute AI-powered robot ready for any exploration mission — Strictly Robots April 6, 2021 Scout, an autonomous, AI-powered robot, can stream real-time HD video of your house for a 24/7 view.  Read more…More about Mashable Video, Robot, Ai, Patrol, and Home Security
  • Boston Dynamics unveils new warehouse robot called Stretch March 29, 2021 Cargo may be delayed in getting to warehouses due to the gigantic ship that was stuck in a canal, but once it gets there, a new Boston Dynamics robot is ready to handle all the boxes. The robot is called Stretch, and while it certainly isn't nimble like Spot, Stretch is designed for the smooth, flat floors of a warehouse, allowing all of its agility to be focused on the arm sitting on top of its frame. Stretch can unload trucks and build pallets, and it does so quickly and autonomously. …
  • Researchers found a way to make near-instant holograms with AI — Future Blink March 26, 2021 MIT researchers found a way to almost instantaneously make 3D holograms using a new method called tensor holography.  Read more…More about Mashable Video, Artificial Intelligence, Hologram, Mit Researchers, and Future Blink
  • We'll never know peace thanks to this terrifying AI bartender — Future Blink March 25, 2021 This interactive bartender, called Cecilia, can make conversation while serving up precise cocktail recipes (even if her main talent is being super creepy).  Read more…More about Mashable Video, Drinks, Ai, Bartender, and Contactless