Meet Jia Jia, a realistic-looking robot that can chat with humans – Watch!

Meet Jia Jia, a realistic-looking robot that can chat with humans – Watch!

The human-like robot, developed by the Researchers at the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in Anhui, China, can also make facial expressions and nod in response to questions.

Meet Mark 1, the female humanoid robot that looks like Scarlett Johansson– Watch video!

Meet Mark 1, the female humanoid robot that looks like Scarlett Johansson– Watch video!

Ricky Ma was 42, who grew up watching cartoons featuring the adventures of robots, has successfully made a life-sized humanoid robot.

Now, Japanese robots can build infrastructure, save human lives during disasters

Japan has developed robots to help rescue victims during any disaster. The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) recently displayed these robots and the work that they do.

Humanoid robot to pass on key science to ISS astronauts

A team of French researchers has developed “an autobiographical memory” for the only robot on the International Space Station (ISS) which will help the robot liaise between the astronauts that change every six months in order to pass on information.

NASA has a robot in International Space Station

 NASA has a humanoid robot on board the International Space Station. Robonaut 2 is the first robot inside a human space vehicle operating without a cage and first to work with human-rated tools in space.

Japan`s humanoid robot `Pepper` set to hit stores

Japan`s SoftBank said Thursday that its chatty humanoid robot Pepper would go on sale this weekend, as it announced a deal with China`s biggest e-commerce website Alibaba and a Taiwanese manufacturer to work on robotics technology.

South Koreans triumph in US robot challenge

South Koreans triumph in US robot challenge

South Korean boffins carried home the $2 million top prize Saturday after their robot triumphed in a disaster-response challenge inspired by the 2011 Fukushima nuclear meltdown in Japan.

Humanoid robot works as receptionist in Japan

Humanoid robot works as receptionist in Japan

A robot bearing a striking resemblance to a woman is the new receptionist in several of Tokyo's famous Mitsukoshi department stores, Mitsukoshi sales director Shintaro Yamamoto said on Monday.

Japan: Toshiba develops humanoid robot

The Japanese company Toshiba has designed and developed a female-like robot named Chihira.

Humanoid robot, Nao to debut at Japanese Mitsubishi bank

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group is employing ‘Nao’, a multilingual 5.4-kg robot, who will begin work in a branch in April

Software developed for robots to aid dementia patients

A group of Japanese developers has created software for robots that will monitor and help dementia patients in their daily lives, media reported Monday.

Smart robots to become future firefighters at sea

A group of the US engineering students has created a firefighting robot that may help sailors fight fires at sea

Meet the world's first `emotional robot` designed to serve people with dementia

Meet the world's first `emotional robot` designed to serve people with dementia

 A new robot has recently been developed that help take care of people with dementia by recognizing their emotions.

Dancing, talking robots show off at Madrid congress

Dancing, talking robots show off at Madrid congress

Hundreds of robotics experts and their whirring, flashing robot creations gathered in Madrid on Wednesday for a top world congress on humanoid technology.

SoftBank's humanoid robot lands job as Nescafe salesman

Nestle SA will enlist a thousand humanoid robots to help sell its coffee makers at electronics stores across Japan, becoming the first corporate customer for the chatty, bug-eyed androids unveiled in June by tech conglomerate SoftBank Corp.

`Emotional` robot can be your salesman

Beware salespersons! An "emotional" robot designed to converse with shoppers has been brought to life.

Japan`s SoftBank unveils `family member` robot

Japan`s SoftBank today unveiled what it billed as an "emotional" humanoid robot that will entertain customers at the mobile carrier`s phone outlets -- and maybe become a member of their family.

Now, firefighting robot that can walk through flames

Researchers have developed a humanoid robot that can carry heavy equipment, interact with officers and head straight into a face-melting fire without hesitation.

Now, humanoid robot to make you coffee

A Japanese company has developed a robot that can make coffee for its owner.

Now, humanoid robot that sees and maps in 3D

Researchers have developed one of the most advanced humanoid robots in the world that maps reference relative to its surroundings and is able to "remember" where it has been before.