Toyota's gliding 'human support robot' can pick up after elderly, help the sick

...items with a tiny suction cup.It doesn't have other tricks in its repertoire, except for a computer panel on its head for surfing the Internet. A person can access the robot from another computer and use it like a camera-phone.Kouichi Ikeda, its engineer...

Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...on course to get back into the Olympics. Squash, karate, surfing and four other sports are in contention to get into the games...panel, said two factors were key in selecting events such as surfing and roller sports, which will include skateboarding."The...

As Explorer loses ground, Microsoft readies new web browser

...competing against rival web browsers, Microsoft is gearing up to launch its own alternative to its once-dominant Internet surfing program.Microsoft has built a new web browser designed for the modern web and mobile devices to go with its new Windows 10...

Surfing comes out of the water and to the people

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. -- Surfing champ Kelly Slater may be a total babe...the word from this weekend's OP Pro Surfing Championship finals at the Huntington...less-than-championship quality to those not fluent in surfing vernacular. This is the only North American...

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Net channel surfing is in works

...a computer near you: Internet channel surfing. A bumper crop of new Internet sites...whenever you want it. But unlike TV channel surfing, the Internet incarnation is not bound...place. What will that mean? Well, a TV surfing session at my house is something like...

Kids internet surfing should have fun, be safe

...Internet. They'll have fun and maybe learn something while surfing this summer. But parents need to take steps to keep their...show them." Dr. Bajjaly recommends that parents learn by surfing the Internet themselves. Then they can show their children...

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Detective Internet surfing leads to child porn arrest

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- A Gwinnett County police officer's Internet surfing led to the arrest of a Watkinsville man on child pornography charges, police said. Sgt. Jeff Sligar, public information officer...

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Speech-recognition software makes Web surfing easier

...all our years of wedded bliss, my wife still doesn't understand me. But my computer does -- at least when it comes to surfing the Web. At a time in my life when the only pick-up line of interest is the one at the pharmacy for filled prescriptions...

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Georgia swim coach Jack Bauerle is back on the deck

...Bauerle tried to make the best of it.He caught up on his reading. He spent more time with family and friends. He went on the surfing trip of a lifetime off the coast of Sumatra.Yet, there was never any doubt where Georgia's longtime swim coach really...

Action sports retailer Zumeiz opens store in Augusta Mall

...general manager Andy Wilke.The store sells apparel, accessories and other merchandise for skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing, motocross and BMX. It carries products for both young men and women.The company, which also operates under the name Blue...