Monday, September 19, 2016

FRIDAY ROBOT NEWS


NEWS 09/16/2016
We've taught them to move like humans, play games like humans, and now, robots are experiencing one of the last true joys of being a real person: ...
New Zealand-based Apple carrier Spark used robots to queue for the much coveted device, so their human counterparts didn't have to line up for days ...
In fairly short order, robots have begun taking over in the corporate world. Don't be alarmed. This is nothing like the feared “singularity,” that ...
As robots become more sophisticated, the dual definitions of artificial and human life have become increasingly fluid. With the release of Westworld, ..
NSF has given UC San Diego scientists $1 million to make robots more useful to workers in manufacturing plants. (Courtesy of Laurel Riek).
A shopping cart is mostly empty space. At the end of a shopping run, when the cart is brimming with groceries and goods, it becomes fully useful, but it ...
Within the next decade, farming as we know it is expected to be revolutionized by the use of self-driving tractors and robots that can perform ...
Robots may conjure up images of out-of-control metal machines bent on world destruction, but they are being used on the Colorado prairie to help ...
Robots driven by advanced artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms are expected to take about 6 percent of American jobs by 2021. With such level of ...
The possibility that robots might one day run our lives has long been a fantasy and a fear. As a forward-looking tech-obsessed city, it should be no ...
Robots in first grade is one of the stories being shared in a new Success Starts Here campaign that education groups statewide launched Thursday.
Manchester City FC announced Wednesday it had formed a partnership with China-based UBTECHRobotics to bring humanoid robots to the stadium ...
The Phoenix VA Health Care System has deployed six Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots to destroy germs and bacteria that pose a risk to veterans and ...
But to hear some in the West tell it, you'd think that the robots are a few months away from stealing every single manufacturing job on the planet. In fact ...
The threat of automation taking away jobs may be coming to India much earlier than expected. Close on the heels of reports that automation would ...
That fear also extends to robots, which are physically more capable and powerful than us. Give them human intelligence and appearance, and what's ...
Scientists and engineers since the 1940s have been toying with the idea of building self-replicating machines, or von Neumann machines, named for ...
In this article I will dive into industrial robotics, analyze growth drivers and risks, identify and rate sub-sectors and companies in robotics as well give a ...
The Robotic Retinal Dissection Device (R2D2) needs to be incredibly focused and precise since it must operate inside the eye through a single hole ...
The 360° VR video opens with a minimalist Einaudi number, with two robots rising from the ground of an alien planet's rocky and icy surface. Beyond ...
Mehzeb said, "My colleagues and I at Durham University are developing a robot system inspired by NASA's Curiosity Mars rover that could capture ...
PSU is running a pilot program involving Suitable Technologies' Beam robots. A year and a half ago, Suitable Technologies, a Palo Alto-based ...
Researchers are investigating the core fundamentals of locomotion as it exists in nature and as it applies to the movement of robotic systems.
Fears of robotics and technology respond, I think, to two human frailties. One is cognitive: we do not know what the future technological change will be ...
As we all know, the question of whether or not having sex with a robot constitutes cheating is one that's troubled the scientific community for years.
Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and automation are possibly the most fascinating topics for those dealing with technology (and sourcing) matters.
Manchester City fans could be entertained at games by ROBOTS thanks to a new partnership. Supporters of the Premier League club can expect to ...
One hundred robots are lining up outside New Zealand tech stores on Friday morning for the iPhone 7 launch, saving their human overlords from the ...
A sensor-equipped robot at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS 2016) demonstrated that it can safely work with humans without ...
A new report looking at where AI technology is progressing in the workplace is leaving some fearful for their future careers as by 2021, it predicts that ...
Global Medical Robotics Market has been segmented on the basis of types which include surgical robots, Rehabilitation robots, Bio robots, Tele ...
robot-growth Thursday metric: North American companies ordered a combined total of 14,583 robotsduring the first half of 2016, with that kit valued at ...
Seeing is believing, but how often do jurors get to see a crime scene before adjudication? In courts, lawyers try to paint a word picture with their ...
In ReCore, the Corebots are robotic pets which assist Joule in her journey as companions. These Corebot companions having many different skills ...
Could the days of a leisurely half hour wait for a motorcycle courier to bring you a pizza may be drawing to a close as robots and drones take over?
Okay, in Samberg's defense, he also asked about all that other stuff (and also in his defense, we kind of want to know about the robot sex thing too, ...
SINGAPORE — Cashier-less shops, humanoid assistants and augmented reality. These are some of the technological advances retail shops in ...

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