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New robot aims to rid hospitals of superbugs

Hospital bugs are easy to pick up and difficult to get rid of. Utmost hygiene is of the essence to avoid contamination, but it...

Robot surgery comes under scrutiny

Million-dollar, multi-armed robots have assisted thousands of surgeons in operating rooms across the United States. The biggest thing in operating rooms these days is...

Facebook turns on Safety Check in Orlando – first in U.S.

Facebook has previously employed its Safety Check feature after emergencies in France, Belgium, Pakistan, Nigeria, India and other countries. Sunday's attack in Orlando, Florida, triggered...

New technology to monitor heart patients at home

British doctors say a new microchip could help people at risk of heart failure avoid being admitted to hospital. The technology, which allows people...

Honor launch latest flagship smartphone

Smartphone maker Honor has launched its latest flagship device for Europe at an event in the German capital Berlin. Honor, a sub-brand to Chinese...

Scientists hope to create polo champions of the future

It's over ten years since the first horse was cloned in the United States, now the science is progressing to new sport polo. In...

Hi-tech drones used in fight against poaching

The fight against poaching is going hi-tech in Nepal. Wildlife officials are using remote-controlled drones to give them a bird's eye view of any...

Driverless cars may be a familiar sight in one UK city in less than...

Driverless cars may be a familiar sight in a UK city in less than two years. The UK government has announced a 2.4m US...

Scientists put finishing touches to first talking robot to be sent into space

Scientists in Japan are putting the final touches to the first talking robot to be sent into space.The talking robonaut will be on a...

Playstation and Xbox display new consoles at trade show

Microsoft and Sony have presented their new interactive game consoles at Gamescom 2013.Business analysts at the huge event in Cologne say the industry as...