Microsoft said the account was 'inadvertently' activated as they tried to make adjustments to the software
The rumoured sale is reportedly down to financial concerns and internal conflicts
Boston Dynamic’s robot canine tries to make friends with the real version, and fails.
Social robot avatar technology will make long-distance communication less alienating, and help us push towards having robots like C-3PO becoming part of our everyday lives, maintains Dr Paul Bremner
Delegates to the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos were reportedly very interested in the 'killer robots' issue
Although the foundation which gave the award acknowledge Hawking and Musk aren't really Luddites, they said they had contributed to 'feverish hand-wringing' over the dangers of AI
Rhian Lewis descibes the moment she realised she could tell the time as 'feeling like Christmas Day'
University claims the social robots could even 'serve as a platform for healthcare services in future'
The skin is made up of two layers, and could be a huge step towards creating artificial skin that works like the real thing
Is this the future of fast food restaurants?
The 60-year-old was arrested after lashing out at the humanoid in a fit of rage
The company invested in a big battery firm earlier this year – and could be about to putting its power bricks into cars, says its boss
Google's recent acquisition of Boston Dynamics means that the search giant now has access to bots that can stride, gallop and leap - see below to take a look at some of the most fascinating and advanced robots on YouTube
The 600lb robot succesfully detached from the Chang'e-3 lander this weekend
Lyttelton, National Theatre
Wilkinson let 11 points slip away through missed kicks but valiant Chiefs are seen off thanks to late drop goal