[MOSCOW] Russia was set to launch on Thursday an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the International Space Station.

TELCO M1 Limited and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) are collaborating to deep dive into the development of 5G technologies for advanced robotics systems.

[LONDON] Ocado Group Plc shares surged after the UK online grocer reassured investors that its strategy is on track despite a fire that levelled one of its warehouses earlier this year.

[OSLO] Finnish technology firm Tieto has agreed to pay US$1.51 billion in cash and shares for Norwegian competitor Evry , the two companies announced on Tuesday.

THE BROAD VIEW

IN early May, in a classroom at Anna High School, five seniors focused on controlling a robotic arm, taking turns tapping code into a pendant connected to the arm.

[OXFORD] Billed as "one of the most exciting artists of our time", Ai-Da differs from generations of past masters in one inescapable way: she is a robot.

THE BOTTOM LINE

AN unsettling spectre haunts the world economy: a future of ubiquitous robots that destroy millions of jobs. Sometimes this is called "artificial intelligence"; sometimes it is not. Either way, it...

THE BOTTOM LINE

ACCOUNTANTS spend days, weeks even, wrangling thousands of spreadsheets and manually reconciling data - even though new technology now enables the close to be completed more accurately, with less...

[TOKYO] Driverless cars, robot volunteers and ultra high-definition TV: Japan Inc hopes to use the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to show the world it has regained its touch for innovation and technology....

[NEW YORK] Hundreds of orange robots zoom and whiz back and forth like miniature bumper cars - but instead of colliding, they're following a carefully plotted path to transport thousands of...