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'Half man, half mug' Robocup lands ahead of RoboCop remake premiere - will serve hot drinks and fight crime

'Half man, half mug' Robocup lands ahead of RoboCop remake premiere - will serve hot drinks and fight crime

By 10 February 2014

Do you want a mug that can serve hot drinks, as well as protect the innocent and uphold the law? Well you're in luck. Firebox.com - a retail site full of gadgets, toys, games and other cool stuff - has added the Robocup to its catalogue of quirky and... >>

Want to see what CES will be like in 2027? New Robocop teaser gives us a glimpse

Want to see what CES will be like in 2027? New Robocop teaser gives us a glimpse

By 9 January 2014

Sony Pictures is ramping up the marketing machine for the remake of Robocop in a style reminiscent of that adopted by Fox for Prometheus. A dedicated OmniCorp website is full of excellent clips and details about the products made by the future weapons... >>

Want to get rid of your boss? Full-size Robocop ED-209 available on eBay

Want to get rid of your boss? Full-size Robocop ED-209 available on eBay

By 11 February 2013

Movie memorabilia store Hollywood Parts is selling a full-size, 10ft-tall ED-209 robot from Robocop 2 on eBay. And although there is absolutely no way that Mrs Pocket-lint would allow the thing through the door, we have to say we're tempted. Built either... >>

Top 10 uses of augmented reality in the movies

Top 10 uses of augmented reality in the movies

By 1 March 2011

Augmented reality is all around us and it’s been helping Hollywood storytellers tell their adventures for a very long time and will probably continue to do so in the future. While we've spent much of AR Week on Pocket-lint so far explaining what it... >>

Will the RoboCops rise by 2015?

Will the RoboCops rise by 2015?

By 1 April 2010

RoboCop, released in 1987, features a crime-fighting cyborg set in the year 2015: one part veteran police officer Alexander James Murphy (played by Peter Weller), who, after his brutal murder, is resurrected by mega-corporation OCP to be one part Kevlar... >>