Sunday, September 4, 2016

SATURDAY ROBOT NEWS

News 09/03/2016


Getting lost in an international airport is never fun -- but if you're lost in Japan's Haneda this month, you'll at least be able get help from an adorable ...


The answer (as it often is): robots. Steven Morgan, a marine ecologist at the University of California, Davis, and Grant Sussner, a marine technician, ...


Still, he conceded the robot system is proving painful to set up. Thesystem is gearing up much more slowly than expected and has contributed to the ...


A Silicon Valley company called Knightscope has introduced a range of robots that eradicate the need for foot patrolling security guards in a range of ...


We're big fans of the moody, techno-surreal trailers for HBO's newest show about robots run amok in a theme park of the future meant to resemble the ...


We're edging ever closer to the official start of IFA 2016 (that's today as you read this), but the pre-show events continue. Huawei, ZTE and others ...


Mr. Kessler argues that the jobs the robots replace aren't good jobs. I beg to differ. For example, welding is a good job, and we've already seen many ...


“Cows come in one at a time very peacefully and when she wants to come into the barn to be milk and therobot identifies the cow by kind of if you will ...


The most-read Bloomberg News reports from the past week are listed below. The rankings are based on daily statistics through Sept. 3.


Bud Norris shows off Kitty-Kate, his robotic companion cat. There's video of this on the Gazette's website too, if you really want to know how it purrs.


Banks should not use software robots on messaging platforms for a few more years because the customer experience is not yet good enough, ...


VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) — The robots-assistants designed by the Russian Promobot company may soon enter the Arab and Japanese markets, Oleg ...


In the recent post Let's make every weekend a three day weekend I noted that pretty soon robots will be doing all the work anyway so we might as well ...


Is this the face of the robot apocalypse? CT Asia Robotics CEO Chalermpon Punnotok introduces aged-care droid "Dinsow" in Bangkok. So far it can ...


(WISH) – Thousands of Walmart workers are losing their jobs to robots, and Vera Bradley's still not catching on with shoppers. Walmart is cutting ...


Sony's Xperia Agent is just a prototype, but it's the nearest thing I've seen to a home robot I might actually want to buy. The core of the Agent is a digital ...


360-Market-Updates16 Hip Orthopedic Surgical Robots market research report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Hip ...


THE majority of finance professionals support the rise of automation despite warnings that accountants are among those at the highest risk of job ...


The IDTechEx report, published this week, claims that there is a worldwide $3billion market for agriculturalrobots and drones in 2016, which is set to ...


Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, or STEM, is the Navy's gateway to building leaders in the science and technology industries; SeaPerch ...


Hitachi, and its subsidiary Hitachi Building Systems, have begun a trial of their “Emiew 3” humanoid robotat Haneda Airport, in Japan. The robot ...


Lead characters who are girls, boys, robots. Everyone is welcome here. But the moment that my inner fan girl squeed the hardest was six months ...


Dr David Kreps, of Salford University, says the conference will be pondering problems like "Can a robotever create the same level of intimacy and ...


Halloween came to New Jersey early this year, as Somerset's Garden State Convention Center hosted the first annual Monsters & Robots Con, ...


We met Qihan's cute Sanbot, a sensor-packed domestic robot that it's launching as part of a robotics-as-a-service model for businesses in health care, ...


BERLIN -- Sony plans to develop robots that can be used in applications beyond the household, the company's chief executive said Friday here at ...


Robot is a contested concept with many possible definitions: philosophical, legal, functional, technical, and political. I guess they each serve a different ...


Would you do what a robot told you to do? If people stealing food right under the eyes of a bot is anything to go by, RoboCop is still a long way off.


Call of Duty returns once again, like the sun rises in the east and sets in the west. Infinite Warfare seeks to take the series to new heights. You know: ...


If you're not already worried that robots and software utilising Artificial Intelligence (AI) are taking away jobs that were previously only reserved for ...


robotic relic of the Space Age is going up for auction later this month with the bids expected to reach US$80,000. Looking like C3PO's down-at-heel ..


Many readers may be familiar with the term robotic process automation (RPA), a technology whose software robots are changing the corporate ...


It seems like there's more talk these days about Industry 4.0 -- or the fourth industrial revolution -- androbotics, along with other technologies that will ...


Global Industrial Robots Industry Research Report 2016 also focuses on development policies and plans for the industry as well as a consideration of ...


Lowe's has introduced the 'LoweBot' robots and says it plans to roll them out in stores in San Francisco soon. The LoweBot is a NAVii autonomous ...


The study says that base-level jobs such as moving warehouses, offering financial advice or organizing a meeting may be taken over by robots


A team of engineering students from nearby West Virginia University in Morgantown will compete for the $1.36 million prize purse in the final round of ...


Chinese B2C e-commerce platform JD.com (Nasdaq: JD) recently announced a new land-based unmanned delivery robot that can provide batch ...


ExoAtlet is one of many robotics companies working with Skolkovo, an innovation cluster based in Moscow, Russia. Skolkovo provides these ...


The North Lawrence Career Center and the Lost River Career Cooperative are among recipients of Career and Technical Education Rural Grants.


Amazon's multi-million-pound drone testing is secretly taking place behind a wall of haybales in the middle of the Cambridgeshire countryside.


This accomplishment means the technique could eventually allow the team to 3D print sophisticated, foldable, soft robots, the researchers said.


Hannah Cowgill, Gabriel Colmenares and Eric Bray of the Rockwall High School Full Metal Jackets show off their more recent robotic construction, ...

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