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Industrial hack can turn powerful machines into killer robots

When we imagine the existential threat to humanity posed by automation, we usually think of the negative impact on the workforce, not robots literally bludgeoning us to death. In a post titled "Exploi

Apple creates Liam, a robot to rip apart used iPhones

Apple kicked off today's keynote by focusing on their dedication to reusing, reducing and recycling, and revealed that they built Liam, a robot especially designed to rip apart your iPhone so it can b

Japan is the world's No. 1 robot country, dwarfs the US and large parts of Europe

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/robot_density.gif" /> We all would have guessed it and now <a href="http://spectrum.ieee.org/dec08/7012">IIEE Spectrum Online has come u