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FDA warns about robotic devices for mastectomy, other surgeries

The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning to patients and doctors considering the use of robotic surgery for mastectomy and other cancer-related surgeries, saying that robotic surgeries are not approved for the treatment or prevention of cancer.

Robots invade the Smithsonian museums

Ashley Meadows has a tough job. As the gallery guide coordinator at the Hirshhorn Museum in Washington DC, she tries to get people to talk about modern and contemporary art.

Company develops autonomous robots for local deliveries

The race is on through the air and on the ground. On the same day Google announced plans to launch consumer delivery service with drones in 2017, Starship Technologies countered with plans to use robots to complete local deliveries in 2016.