This robot crawls along wind turbine blades...
Wind turbines are a great source of clean power, but their apparent simplicity — just a big thing that spins...
Last day to save $100 on tickets to TC Sessions:...
This is it. The final call for all the mobility and transportation startuppers who want to save a solid Benjamin on...
Europe publishes common drone rules, giving...
Europe has today published common rules for the use of drones. The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) says...
How Amazon’s delivery robots will navigate your...
Earlier this year, Amazon announced its Scout sidewalk delivery robot. At the time, details were sparse, except for the...
Amazon says it has deployed more than 200,000...
Amazon is serious about robotics. For most other companies, the technology may still feel like some distant novelty,...
Amazon debuts a pair of new warehouse robots
Amazon kicked its first re:MARS conference off with some ringers last night, bringing Robert Downey Jr., Boston...
Aurora’s head of product is coming to TC...
Self-driving car startup Aurora might be as buzzy as they come. The company raised more than $530 million just a few...
Teams autonomously mapping the depths take home...
There's a whole lot of ocean on this planet, and we don't have much of an idea what's at the bottom of most of it. That...
Ekasbo’s Matebot may be the cutest cat robot...
If Shrek saw Matebot, no amount of sad-eyes could win him back to Puss in Boots’ side. Created by Shenzhen-based...
This robot learns its two-handed moves from human...
If robots are really to help us out around the house or care for our injured and elderly, they're going to want two...
You can do it, robot! Watch the beefy, 4-legged...
It's not really clear just yet exactly what all these powerful, agile quadrupedal robots people are working on are...
Stanford’s Doggo is a petite robotic quadruped...
Got a few thousand bucks and a good deal of engineering expertise? You're in luck: Stanford students have created a...
Why is Facebook doing robotics research?
It's a bit strange to hear that the world's leading social network is pursuing research in robotics rather than, say,...
This clever transforming robot flies and rolls on...
There's great potential in using both drones and ground-based robots for situations like disaster response, but...
TC Sessions: Mobility announces its July 10
TechCrunch Sessions is heading to San Jose on July 10 and we’re thrilled to announce our jam-packed agenda,...
Life-size robo-dinosaur and ostrich backpack hint...
Everyone knows birds descended from dinosaurs, but exactly how that happened is the subject of much study and debate....
Kiwi’s food delivery bots are rolling out to 12...
If you're a student at UC Berkeley, the diminutive rolling robots from Kiwi are probably a familiar sight by now,...
Waymo CTO Dmitri Dolgov at TC Sessions: Mobility...
Long before there was an autonomous vehicle industry, there was Project Chauffeur — a secret endeavor staffed by...
These are the robots that help you get your...
Months before the hard-fought battle for its second global headquarters in Queens, Amazon planted a massive,...
Tiny claws let drones perch like birds and bats
Drones are useful in countless ways, but that usefulness is often limited by the time they can stay in the air....