While science-fiction continues to give robots a bad rap by portraying them as power-hungry overlords-in-waiting, tech companies continue to engineer humanoids that have a more altruistic goal: making our lives a little easier.
Robots are omnipresent in pop culture—and often misunderstood.
We may not have robot maids just yet, but you can still outsource a surprising number of household chores to machines.
Feel like your pet parenting skills need improving? Technology’s got you covered.
Some facts about the past, present, and future of personal robots.