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RIP Asimo, You Useless Robotic Honda Advert

Honda announced yesterday that it would cease development of Asimo, the super cute humanoid that tours the world in the name of stunt marketing. Asimo was 18 years old. Asimo, once heralded as the future of robotics, was barely old enough to buy a beer. But it was always happy to help sell you a Honda automobile. Read More >>

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Honda’s Updated ASIMO Robot Launches European Tour

The "all-new" version of Honda's ASIMO robot has been shown off in Europe, where it wowed onlookers with such skills as walking, dancing, opening things and generally behaving a bit like an attention-starved toddler at a birthday party. Read More >>

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Stumble Around Like One of Those Dumb Helper Bots With the ASIMO Costume

Sure, we all laugh when Honda's ASIMO robot trips and falls, but walking around in plasic armour can't be that easy. Don't believe me? This ridiculous ASIMO costume will let you experience it for yourself. Read More >>

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The New and Improved Honda Asimo Pretends to be a Bartender and Pour Drinks

Honda Asimo, the frighteningly realistic yet increasingly useless humanoid robot, has learned another new trick! It can pour drinks. Watch Asimo roll out a cart, open up a thermos, grab the cup, tilt the cup, pour, finish the pour and hand it off to a pretty lady. Read More >>

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Asimo Gets Down and Boogies With Kinect

Using Microsoft's infinitely hackable Kinect 3D sensor, the crazy cats at Honda's Research Institute in California have been teaching ol' Asimo new tricks, including the ability to bust-a-groove courtesy of real-time motion mimicking. Read More >>