Superheroes, exoskeletons, and musical robots are all on show in Beijing. They're part of this year's World Robot Conference which highlights not only robots for play but also for the workplace.
AI will be important to Europe’s future, but ethics alone will not be enough for the EU to pull ahead of its competitors.
The real Theresa May is out of a job, but this English tearoom has a robot waitress named after the former Prime Minister.
For revellers at one Prague megaclub, gone are the days of being squashed at the bar waiting to get a watered-down cocktail.
A NASA sponsored lab in Colorado, USA, is aiming to send robots to the moon to construct telescopes capable of looking back in time.
The US shouldn't propel the killer robot arms race by building bigger, faster, deadlier machines of our own. It should cut it short.
Meet the robot artist set for her first solo exhibition in the UK
Over 130 experts from more than 80 countries are in Dubai to discuss how artificial intelligence can be used to improve our everyday lives. The meeting will see decision makers find solutions to problems from global health to national security using the latest technologies.
The observatory was painted by a German professor, who loves Star Wars and gives Star Trek lectures on his free time.
A robot is drawing worshippers to a temple in Kyoto, Japan, by delivering the teachings of Buddha.
The robots at the Enjoy Budapest Cafe can do it all — they can serve up food and drink, tell jokes, dance with the kids, or just hang out for a chat with customers.
Ciao, textbooks! How robots are helping teach at one school in Italy
The World Robot Summit in Japan showed the latest tech advancements.
A tiny robot has been developed that could be one day used to move drugs around the human body.
European scientists are trying to save the bee population by creating robotic helpers to warn them of dangers, by reproducing the insects' hive mentality, and communication techniques.
Smokebot is a wifi-controlled robot that can asses the risks in a fire when visibility is very low.
Watch: The reveal of the new technology occurred at the international "Army-2018" military exposition in Moscow, Russia.
WATCH: Visitors have been able to catch a glimpse of the future, with flying robotic bats, bartenders and surgeons on display.
From automation to online platforms, the digital economy is changing the way we work.
A 90-pound, four-legged robot built by engineers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) can climb stairs littered with obstacles, leap, and restore its balance when yanked or shoved, all while essentially blind.
A European research project is using a robot to boldly go where no one has potentially gone before. An underwater sphere stuffed to the gills with technology is capable of entering a mine, mapping it and returning on its own.
Two French engineers hope to revolutionise the humble pizza with their digital chef
One study estimates the world of work is changing ten times faster than the first industrial revolution and with three thousand times the impact. So, what can we expect to see in coming years?
This week’s Inspire Middle East goes high-tech as we focus on the big and small innovations that will be impacting tomorrow’s world.
Andrus Ansip is challenged on whether robots will take over in Brussels, and if they'll have human rights, as Artificial Intelligence vision is outlined
“The benefit to all humanity should preside over the framework for EU civil law rules in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence,” leading experts in robotics and artificial intelligence wrote in an open letter.