In a world of job-killing automation, you'd expect to see an epidemic of unemployed workers. Right now the unemployment rate is at a 50-year low.
On this week's episode of Futuris, Euronews visits a hazelnut orchard in Italy to see how the new generation of robots can help farmers and agronomists make agriculture cheaper and more environmentally friendly.
Donning high heels and standing on elevated platforms at a dimly lit club, humanoid robots moved their hips as they pole danced in front of their majority male audience at Nantes' SC-Club
Russia has tested a new rocket by sending an (almost) unmanned mission to the International Space Station. Fedor the robot took the commander's seat, holding a small Russian flag.
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