double robotics

  • Meet Double Robotics’ Faster, Sturdier Double 2 Wheeled iPad With A Face

    You’ve likely seen Double Robotics’ telepresence robot roaming around a tech event or two. The iPad on a stick that live streams into the board room or your living room just released a faster, sturdier version of its robot with an iPad for a face at CES 2016 called the Double 2. Double launched out of Y Combinator in 2012 and started shipping its first version of the device in… Read More

  • Today In Dystopian War Robots That Will Harvest Us For Our Organs

    Today In Dystopian War Robots That Will Harvest Us For Our Organs

    You’re in luck today, true believers! We have four exciting robots that will eventually enslave and/or eat us, each one more beautiful than the last, thereby allowing us to be lulled into a false sense of security while these robots slowly dismantle our society, or morals, and eventually our organic matter. Read More

  • The Double Robotics iPad-Equipped Teleconferencing Robot Is Shipping

    The Double Robotics iPad-Equipped Teleconferencing Robot Is Shipping

    It’s impossible to be in two places at once. But Double Robotics, a wheel-equipped robot with an iPad for a face, has finally made that possible. The company has begun shipping units of the Double to customers who pre-ordered and coughed up the $2,000 to get one. In fact, the first hundred are already safely in the homes and lives of their new owners. Read More

  • Rolling With Double Robotics on the CES Floor

    Meet The Future Of CES Reporting: The Double Robotics Telepresence Robot

    Ignore all the noise at CES and just get a Double, a Telepresence robot with an iPad for a face. Pay someone to turn it on at CES and enjoy all the sights and sounds from the comfort of your home. Sounds like paradise to me. In fact, just for a lark, that’s what John Biggs did one cool CES morning. Instead of slumming it on the CES showfloor with Jordan and Greg, John joined the live… Read More

  • Meet The Double, A YC-Backed Teleconferencing Robot With An iPad For A Face

    Meet The Double, A YC-Backed Teleconferencing Robot With An iPad For A Face

    Teleconferencing has changed the way business is conducted. Small companies can hire talent in another city, large corporations can save money by having international meetings in a conference room, and managers can keep tabs on off-site workers through services like Lua. But as technology never rests, neither does the teleconference industry, and Y Combinator-backed Double Robotics proves it. Read More