Rosie the robot can be rooted (hacked) too

March 19, 2018

Hacking a robot is easy. Researchers discovered more than 50 vulnerabilities in domestic robots used in the home, as toys, companions, assistants and even sex

Robot vacs take the stick to sticks

March 12, 2018

A new survey by Ecovacs shows Australian’s are open to embracing robotics, robot vacuums at least, in their home.

FIRST Robotics Competition in Sydney

March 11, 2018

FIRST Robotics Competition is a robotics competition, not a robot-fighting contest (everyone asks).

Telstra’s top tech trends in 2018

December 12, 2017

Telstra has revealed its top tech trend predictions for 2018 – not surprisingly they are all possible due to the internet.

Review: Lego Boost

October 11, 2017

Truly, the humble reviewer of gadgets must suffer for his craft. Imagine being forced to spend time playing with Lego? The excuse for this review?

Review: iRobot Braava Jet 240 Mopping Robot

September 21, 2017

The most famous product produced by iRobot is of course the long-standing iRobot Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner. We’ve been looking at it in its various

Ecovacs Robotics launches two cleaning robots at IFA

September 5, 2017

The smart cleaner market seems to be hotting up with Evovacs robotics launching two hard floor cleaners at last week’s Berlin IFA consumer electronics show.

Five of the best: Show your love for him this Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2017

Nothing says “I love you!” better on Saint Valentine’s Day than the gift of a thoughtfully chosen gadget. We qualified that statement in our suggestions

GoPro relaunches troubled Karma drone

February 3, 2017

When we reported on the launch of GoPro’s Karma drone back in September last year, we of course had no idea of that they’d soon

Review: UBTech Robotics Corporation Alpha 1 Pro Artificial Intelligent Robot

January 10, 2017

Some futurists fear the singularity – the moment at which artificial intelligence reaches such a point of advancement it can improve its own design, advancing

Ten products from CES to desire

January 9, 2017

Well, the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has come and gone, and as usual there were acres of displays showing the kinds of things

CES 2017 Commences – and LG starts off the show

January 5, 2017

Who’d have thought it. In an enormous barn in Las Vegas, full of the latest and best of gadgets that the finest minds and biggest

Pizza Drones Fighting over precedence

November 18, 2016

Yesterday Domino’s Pizza announced that at 11:19am New Zealand time “Domino’s and drone delivery partner Flirtey safely delivered the world’s first commercial delivery of food

Can Cubetto teach kids to code?

November 2, 2016

Could it be that being a computer programmer is akin to being a professional singer? Training can bring about great improvement, but do little for

Drones set to be the latest robotic pizza delivery tool

August 25, 2016

Domino’s Pizza Enterprises has launched the first commercial drone-based pizza delivery service in New Zealand. Partnering with drone specialist Flirtey, the Pizza company is currently

Are arenas the way of the future for drones?

August 5, 2016

Drones are fun. The ability to see – even photograph or take video of – the world from new angles; the joy of controlling a

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