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Apple faces new copyright suit in China

July 8th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 8 (IANS) Apple Inc is facing another lawsuit in China after a company claimed the US giant's voice technology Siri has infringed on a patent involving its own ... Read more...

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Inspired by “I, Robot,” Indian American student shares top US science prize

December 7th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 7 (IANS) Inspired by the science fiction movie "I, Robot," two high school students, one of them an Indian American, have developed a speech recognition technology that has ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Robot’ - Rajnikanth scores again (IANS Movie Review- Rating:***)

October 1st, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Robot"; Cast: Rajnikanth, Aishwarya Rai, Danny Denzongpa; Director: S. Shankar;Rating: ***Those in the know are aware that 'superstar' Rajnikanth is perceived to be in the image of ... Read more...

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Scientists warn robots with knives could accidentally attack humans

May 8th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 8 (ANI): Scientists have warned that robots helping around the house could be dangerous, as they could accidentally inflict deadly wounds on humans.Homes of the future are often depicted as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New laws for responsible robotics may soon replace Asimov’s robo guidelines

July 30th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): Two engineers have proposed an alternative set of laws to Isaac Asimov's famous "Three Laws of Responsible Robotics", in order to rewrite mankind's future with robots."We wanted to ... Read more...

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Perfect female robot not designed for sex, says inventor

December 16th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): The Canadian inventor, who created the lifesize female robot Aiko and dubbed it his perfect woman, insists that he didnt design it for sexual purposes, but it ... Read more...

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Shia LaBeouf roped in for John Grishams thriller

December 4th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 4 (ANI): Actor Shia LaBeouf has reportedly been roped in for a film adaptation of John Grisham''s latest book The Associate.The young comedian, who shot to prominence by starring ... Read more...

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