Oregon State University’s College of Engineering and Agility Robotics are giving the animal robots of Boston Dynamics a run for their money, with this awesome robot which balances on two legs, and walks with a gait inspired by giant flightless birds.
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Three years after acquiring the MIT robotics lab Boston Dynamics, makers of Atlas and other scary bots, Alphabet (Google's parent company) is selling it off to Softbank, a Japanese telecommunications company already known for its less terrifying robots such as Pepper that might soon be getting some impressive upgrades. Show More Summary
Google has released the bots. And by that, we mean Google just sold off Boston Dynamics — the company that designs and engineers all those creepy-looking, terrifyingly capable robots. After putting it up for sale in 2016, Japanese tech...Show More Summary
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Boston Dynamics is getting a new owner again. Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. has decided to sell Boston Dynamics, which it bought back in 2013, to technology holdings group SoftBank for an undisclosed amount. Boston Dynamics frequently...Show More Summary
Softbank is buying Boston Dynamics from Google's parent company.
Four years on, it looks like Google's humanoid robotic ambitions were stillborn.
SoftBank reached a deal of buy robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics from Alphabet.
Inventor of all manner of awe-inspiring and uber-creepy robots, Boston Dynamics has finally found a buyer. SoftBank, the Japanese Google-alike which has been on a buying spree of late, just announced that it has acquired Boston Dynamics...Show More Summary
Japan’s SoftBank said it would buy Boston Dynamics and Schaft, two pioneers in advanced robots, from Google’s parent Alphabet.
Japanese tech giant SoftBank announced on Friday that it has bought Boston Dynamics from Google for an undisclosed fee. SoftBank is investing billions into new technologies focusing on areas such as artificial intelligence and robotics. The...Show More Summary
Japanese internet, solar and technology company SoftBank Group Corp. is buying robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics from Alphabet Inc., Google's parent. Terms of the deal, announced Friday, were not disclosed. SoftBank, which offers the Pepper companion robot, said the purchase underlines how robotics...
Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this Friday. 1. SoftBank has agreed a deal to buy two of Google's robotic companies. It's acquiring Boston Dynamics and Schaft. 2. Taylor Swift is bringing her catalogue back to streaming services. Show More Summary
A little after a year after since we heard that Google’s parent company Alphabet was hoping to sell off robotics firm Boston Dynamics, it’s finally happened. The maker of Big Dog, Atlas and Handle is being sold to Japanese tech giant SoftBank, along with another robotics firm called Schaft – which Google acquired in 2013. Show More Summary
Japanese internet, solar and technology company SoftBank Group Corp. is buying robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics from Alphabet Inc., Google's parent.
In a surprising move, Japanese technology giant SoftBank Group Corp. has said it has acquired the robotics firm Boston Dynamics from Google Inc.’s parent company Alphabet Inc. SoftBank said the deal also includes a second, more secretive robotics company called Schaft, which was acquired by Google from its Japanese founders in 2013. Show More Summary
Google parent Alphabet is selling Boston Dynamics, known for its long-legged walking robots.