World Youth Forum announces health security plan including robots

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 02:52 GMT

The plan consists of three axes.

Robots, self-sterilization gates to be used at Egypt's World Youth Forum to ensure safety of participants against COVID-19

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 11:08 GMT

The WYF administration has also taken all precautionary and preventive measures in cooperation with state agencies and specialized private sector companies to ensure the safety of all participants.

Japanese engineer builds giant robot to realize 'Gundam' dream

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 03:43 GMT

Japanese engineer Masaaki Nagumo had always dreamed of suiting up as a robot from “Mobile Suit Gundam”, his favorite animation series growing up.

Today in History – Author, humanist Isaac Asimov is born

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 - 09:10 GMT

Acclaimed sci-fi author Isaac Asimov was born on this day in history on January 2. Egypt Today looks at the life and works of this remarkable thinker.

Tom Hanks sci-fi drama 'Bios' to begin production

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 02:49 GMT

Stephen Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment Studio has recently won the rights to the speculative script for "Bios.

Face scans, robot baggage handlers - airports of the future

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 - 10:03 GMT

Passengers' baggage is collected by robots, they relax in a luxurious waiting area complete with an indoor garden before getting a face scan.

Robot makers slow to address danger risk: researchers

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 - 10:12 GMT

Researchers who warned half a dozen robot manufacturers in January about nearly 50 vulnerabilities in their home.

Tech leaders warn against 'Pandora's box' of robotic weapons

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 09:37 GMT

Elon Musk is leading demands for a global ban on killer robots.

Roomba vacuum maker iRobot betting big on the 'smart' home

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 - 01:55 GMT

The Roomba robotic vacuum has been whizzing across floors for years, but its future may lie more in collecting data than dirt.

Robots debate future of humans at Hong Kong tech show

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 12:45 GMT

two lifelike disembodied robot torsos discussing the pros and cons of humans in front of a nervously tittering audience in Hong Kong Wednesday.

Robot contest takes place today at the Cairo International Stadium

Sat, 06 May 2017 - 11:32 GMT

Faculty of Engineering in Helwan University organizes an Auxilio contest to execute and command robots to perform special tasks.