Robot cheetah's quantum leap video

The MIT cheetah-bot can reach speeds of up to 16km per hour.

MIT's four-legged robot runs like the super-fast spotted feline and even on its own power, off a treadmill.

Is Google building a robot army?

Diplomats try to stop killer robots

Woman or machine?

Google to buy AI company

Google Maps goes 3D

Images from Google Maps of Auckland in 3-D.

If you cannot afford a house in Auckland, you can now at least ogle them on your computer in 3-D.

Bomb threats over game award

Tropes vs Women in Video Games creator Anita Sarkeesian at Game Developers Choice Awards 2014.`

Game Developers Conference 2014 received bomb threats over Ambassador Award for Anita Sarkeesian.

Robot acts like English butler

To make a robot that does domestic chores, Siddhartha Srinivasa imagined a British butler. The result is HERB, dexterous enough to give him a pat on the shoulder.

To make a robot that does domestic chores, Siddhartha Srinivasa imagined a British butler.

Plaza cast as Grumpy Cat

Aubrey Plaza to voice Grumpy Cat

Pawnee's most apathetic resident is going to be the voice of the moodiest cat on the Internet.

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digital living

Capital raising now 'open-ended'

BIG GUNS: Former finance director of Sony Music Entertainment in Australia and New Zealand Tony Smith joins Kim Dotcom's Baboom online music venture.

Online music venture founded by Kim Dotcom, has scrapped the deadline for its A$4.5 million (NZ$4.97m) capital raising.

EU 'right to be forgotten' guide

European regulators preparing guidelines for 'right to be forgotten' complaints.

Get iOS 8 and keep your pics

Drag spat with Facebook

gadgets

Two new iPads coming

Report Apple is set to launch two new tablets at its next event in October.

Report Apple is set to launch two new tablets at its next event in October.

Exceptional Samsung tablet

REVIEW: Android tablets are more or less the same. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 a rare exception.

Self-driving cars need permit

Kiwis fall behind in green ICT

Vrvana founder Bertrand Nepveu removes a virtual reality headset.

Startup takes on VR big guns

Montreal startup taps crowdfunding for virtual reality headset to compete with the Oculus Rift.

games

Minecraft creator moves on

Minecraft cosplay

Markus Persson says he never meant for his product to become such a big hit and change the gaming industry.

Minecrafters shake axes at Microsoft

Collecting the most hyperbolic reactions to Minecraft joining Microsoft.

Official: Microsoft buys Minecraft video

Gamers 'swatting' opponents

Tampon Run.

Tampon game destigmatises

Two New York school girls have created a video game that features tampons instead of weapons.

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Official: Microsoft buys Minecraft

Microsoft has agreed to acquire the Swedish developer of wildly popular video game for NZ$3.05b.