Technology Video

Vacuum-powered soft robot grabs objects and climbs walls

A Swiss team has created the first modular robotic system powered by vacuum, enabling the soft blocks to be used to climb vertical surfaces or grab objects and increasing the safety of a robot. Amy Pollock reports. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Medical watch uses AI to monitor health

The smartwatch health monitor that promises an early warning system for medical emergencies and can even call an ambulance, as Stuart McDill reports. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

MekaMon mixes robotics and AR gaming

World’s first truly gaming robot combines augmented reality and artificial intelligence to turn your living room into a battlefield, as Stuart McDill reports. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Think bitcoin’s getting expensive? Try Zimbabwe

With Zimbabwe under threat of cash shortages and hyperinflation, some are turning to highly-volatile cryptocurrencies like bitcoin as a safer haven for their money. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Coral spawning spectacle on the Great Barrier Reef

Underwater footage captures the moment future generations of coral reef are created on the Great Barrier Reef during recent coral spawning. Matthew Stock reports. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Father-son team set for ‘green’ Antarctic trek

Veteran polar explorer Robert Swan and his 23-year-old son Barney are hoping to become the first team to trek to the South Pole relying solely on renewable energy. Matthew Stock reports. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Exclusive- Rupert Murdoch discussed buying CNN

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch place two calls to the head of AT&T inquiring about the possibility of buying cable news network CNN, sources told Reuters exclusively on Friday. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Uber, NASA team for giant leap to flying taxis

Uber strikes a deal with NASA to develop software for managing “flying taxi” routes in the air along the lines of ride-hailing services it has pioneered on the ground. Emily Wither reports. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Sophia the robot says ‘I have feelings too’

Sophia the robot spoke to Reuters Emily Wither at web summit in Lisbon about her new Saudi citizenship, Elon Musk and what she thinks of how robots are portrayed in films. Reuters Video: Technology

Technology Video

Speech analyser could tell if you’re too tired to drive

Speech scientists are developing a system that can monitor fatigue levels by looking for signs of tiredness in the voice, with plans for its initial use by heavy construction vehicle drivers. Matthew Stock reports. Reuters Video: Technology