We're All Wrong About Autonomous Cars, So Get Away From The Wheel

A recent study by the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute found that 96.2 percent of people polled (actually only about 500 people) said they wanted “to have a steering wheel plus gas and brake pedals (or some other controls) available in completely self-driving vehicles.” You know what all those… »7/20/15 12:40pm7/20/15 12:40pm

Leaked Transformers Corvette Centennial Concept Toy Possibly Reveals Robot Mode

Leaked photos of a clay mold for a cheap Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen »9/09/08 10:40am9/09/08 10:40am toy of the may be showing us the robot mode for a character we're told will be called either "Hot Rod" or "Stinger." So cheap in fact, it doesn’t actually transform, instead relying on a carved depiction on the underside to please the…

Robot Can't Bail: Asimo Doesn't Fall Down, Does a Little Dance, Makes a Little Love

Our techtastic siblings over at Gizmodo posted this video of the new, improved and non-faceplanting version of Honda's Asimo robot trying out for a spot on the LA Galaxy squad, auditioning for an O-Town backup-dancer position and proving that he really can climb stairs. No word on whether jogging helps him keep his… »1/12/07 8:30pm1/12/07 8:30pm