GRAVITY

How robots filmed Hollywood's latest blockbuster, 'Gravity'

Hollywood’s latest blockbuster “Gravity” was filmed by robots. Four giant industrial robots whisked props, lights and even actors around the set in a ballet of split-second precision, as well as doing the camerawork. They call it cinematic automation.

Control4 nabs powerful Cisco partnership

Home energy systems maker Control4 announced an agreement with Cisco today to develop home energy and smart community projects worldwide.

IBM acquires marketing automation firm Unica for $480M

Following a string of recent acquisitions, IBM has announced that it will purchase marketing automation software maker Unica for about $480 million — at a price of $21 a share.