Sunday, August 28, 2016

SATURDAY ROBOT NEWS

NEWS 08/27/2016
The octobot, an entirely soft robot, is powered without electronics; instead microfluidic channels containing chemical reactions automate its ...
This article -- on a study that showed people prefer robots that are capable of expressions while also demonstrating that people will lie to a robot to ...
More recently, we've witnessed the encroachment of robots on the highly specialized and technical field of medicine. In 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug ...
You know the sayings “you can't stop progress” and “the future is now.” Well, it's never more true. Don't believe me? Two advanced robots were ...
Before the San Francisco 49ers take to the field and hit actual people, they practice on robots. Scott Budman reports. (Published 9 minutes ago).
The small robotic arms get inside tiny cavities, meaning they make much smaller incisions than when surgeons had to cut people open, tearing ...
The number of robots ordered by automotive OEMs and component suppliers increased 16 percent and 4 percent, respectively, to begin the year.
Switzerland has announced that its postal service, Swiss Post, will be testing robots, with the intention of eventually using them to help deliver mail, ...
While major global companies try to replace their human labour force with robots, the RSS's India seems intent on increasing the working population ...
In the experiment, a humanoid robot called BERT attempted to help a human make an omelette by passing them the necessary ingredients, such as ...
More than 1,200 miles away in Denver, Jessica watches the reading group through cameras connected to a robot, which she controls from her ...
SINGAPORE — The world's first self-driving taxis began picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday. Select members of the public can hail ...
Science fiction has spoiled us. When we think of robots, we're likely to imagine solid, hulking masses like R2D2, the Transformers, or Cylons.
This robot is designed to exterminate the invasive lionfish population by delivering a high dose of electricity. It's currently in the testing phase, but it's ...
“We're going to have robots there. We're going to have a Tesla vehicle there. We're going to have a helicopter. We usually have a bus, limo, all kinds ...
Facebook's Trending feature has been the subject of a bit of controversy lately. Namely, Facebook was accused of showing political bias in the ...
Nature often provides inspiration for designers. Researchers at the OCTOPUS Integrating Project have created a robot octopus that is able to move ...
logo354 The new research report on Medical Robots Market offered by DecisionDatabases.com provides Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, ...
Robots that can take on our dirty work have long been an obsession for mankind, and today's advanced technology is making it ever more possible.
Japan's robotics industry is freaking us out with this new sushi-bot. Is it the harbinger of an impending robopocalypse or merely a futuristic way to enjoy ...
Why is integration among systems so important? How does this affect the value that a robot can bring to an industry? In many ways, robotics is now ...
During an impromptu visit to the branch this week, my colleague Eleanor Hurst and I found librarian Nick Grove playing, err, I mean, working, with a ...
The third annual Robotics Camp for fifth- through eighth-graders took place at Canfield High School Aug. 1-5, with approximately 40 first-year, ...
Pipe-inspecting robots may soon have an additional tool in their arsenal – and it's already been used to help one Louisiana city with structural damage ...
Despite the temporary closure of all East Baton Rouge Parish schools, Woodlawn High School is forging ahead with its annual robotics competition, ...
Singapore is all set to invest USD 333 million to fund robot development and deployment by 2020, because of shortage of workers especially in hotels, ...
Independent developer No Goblin has announced the release date for their mecha anime-cum-golfing sim, 100ft Robot Golf. The eclectic title will ...
Found tonight at a Canadian ToysRus (in Edmonton Alberta) was the Transformers Robots in Disguise: Decepticon Island Showdown Set ($59.99 ...
... NFL in tackles last season. "I don't want to," Bowman said. "One guy tried and it didn't turn out well for him. He tried to tackle the robot, and the robot ...
Our interview this morning is with Lior Elazary, co-founder and CEO of Agoura-based Invia Robotics(www.inviarobotics.com), who tells us how the ...
Despite its temporary closure like all East Baton Rouge Parish schools, Woodlawn High School is forging ahead with its annual robotics competition ...
Between flamethrowers and fire pits, in the Arena of Destruction it's all too easy for robots and roboteers to get a little hot under the collar. While most ...
As the ring announcer on latest incarnation of the homemade robot showdown, Tauheed somehow manages to upstage all the metal-crushing, ...
In an effort to get local kids interested in science and technology, members of the Duluth East Daredevilsrobotics team volunteered their time to host a ...
Just one province, Guangdong, committed to spending $150 billion to equip its factories with industrialrobots and create two centers dedicated to ...
But by night, he makes fighting robots in his garden shed which have taken him to the final of a TV competition. Dave and his formidable creation ...
A lottery of sorts will be held at Highland Park Public Library on Saturday, with 10 children chosen to take part in a robotics instruction program and ...
Kohli, an innovator who disrupted the traditional supply chain operations through robotic automation, is co-founder and CEO of GreyOrange, a robotics ...

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