Friday, September 2, 2016

THURSDAY ROBOT NEWS


NEWS 09/01/2016
While the takeover of trucking by computerized robots is considered inevitable, how soon it will happen is a matter of debate. Some say it will take ...
The robots in movies and science fiction books that rise up to take over the world generally are able to do so because we have placed them in charge ...
The clash this year over the future of iRobot pitted visionary robotics against the retail success of the company's Roombas, the circular-shaped ...
But obviously the more advanced the robot it, the more chance a side has of winning, and American authorities fear that they are being left behind in ...
BEDFORD, Mass. - The clash this year over the future of iRobot (IRBT) pitted visionaryrobotics against the retail success of the company's Roombas, ...
Some technology and robots are keeping employees in the workplace by improving productivity, reducing cost, and increasing safety (see "What's the ...
Truckers, bus drivers and taxi drivers are threatened by self-driving vehicles. The Baxter robot threatens warehouse and labouring jobs while Hadrian ...
It must have seemed like a revolutionary idea to diners of the 1920s — people on roller skates delivering food straight to their driver's side window.
Actors have played robots in movies since the dawn of modern cinema; it's a tradition that dates back to the Maschinenmensch in Fritz Lang's ...
CYBORGS are going to take our jobs and they're going to better at them than humans, a robotics boffin has claimed.
Would you rather be your age today (in 2016), navigating the gig economy and fraying social contract between employers and employees, or would ...
The University of Washington spin-out today revealed more details about its technology that wirelessly powers drones and other robotic devices.
Now, with advances in robotics and AI taking over jobs and threatening to drastically reshape the world as we know it, a guaranteed basic income now ...
The apocalypse has long captured our collective imagination. Stories taking place after the end of the world aren't o unusual, but Livelock takes a ...
Dr Amos Albert, who is the chief executive of Bosch Deepfield Robotics in Germany, discussed the benefits of farming with robotics at a recent global ...
kuan-using-vr-robot-720x480-c While robots may make complicated tasks look easy, programming arobot is anything but – particularly when you're ...
Their players, though, are not robots. Even if Maro Itoje, Owen Farrell, George Kruis and the Vunipola brothers make it unscathed to May there will still ...
Robots and drones have begun to quietly transform many aspects of agriculture. In fact, the IDTechEx Research report on Agricultural Robots and ...
The team at I2U2 Robot is packed into a large, airy space in IKP Eden huddled around a robot, and dont notice us walking in for the scheduled ...
VR Zone allows users to experience what's it like to be sitting on a Gundam palm as it dishes out punishment on a hostile Zaku. Image Bandai NAMCO.
"We've created and taken elements from what the kids are into today, which is all the special effects with lighting, lasers, robots, neon, things that ...
That's how researcher Christopher Bettinger describes one of the biggest obstacles for sending tiny medical robots into the human body for ...
AS WE SLIDE into the late-summer multiplex doldrums, movies with neurons to spare are especially welcome. The clinical cautionary tale Morgan ...
Director of manufacturing Brad Delorme chats with MPP Jeff Leal at Ventra Plastics on Wednesday August 31, 2016 in Peterborough, Ont. Leal ...
Like a lot of hedge funds, Principal Global Investors' Macro Currency Group uses computer-driven models to devise trading strategies. What sets it ...
This report analyses how robotic market and technology developments will change the business of agriculture, enabling ultra-precision farming and ...
At the forefront is a once-a-year call, which hinges upon a wealth of data and economic gauges that robotstrack. This includes data that is accessible ...
A couple dozen students and alumni from Gladstone Secondary's robotics program met Wednesday at the downtown library to exhibit robots and ...
This week's Saga #37 picks up after that last story arc, as Alanna, Marko and crew try to head back to the planet Quietus so Sir Robot IV can continue ...
“Advances in artificial intelligence, sensor technologies and connectivity means the introduction of roboticsto the management, control and cleaning of ...
MOSCOW, 31 August (BelTA -TASS) - Russia's State Space Corporation, Roscosmos, has announced a tender to create space robots (Kosmorobot) ...
A collaborative robot, or 'cobot', designed for working safely with shopfloor staff, challenged to work alongside a caged cell containing a conventional ...
It's like a scene from a high-tech sci-fi flick, only these robots are built from the ground up by students at Banks Stephens Middle School in Monroe ..
Robots and drones have already started to quietly transform many aspects of agriculture and could be set to trigger an AgriTech revolution ploughing ...
A new non-profit organization that plans to solve environmental threats with robots is developing a machine that electrocutes invasive fish. Lionfish is a ...
LES KISS WAS 50 when Ulster appointed him as their director of rugby. He was 50 by the time he got to be the boss. There was a stint as co-head ...
Perhaps even more important than all of those unnamed aliens are the robots populating the Star Wars universe, creatures that tend to have just as ...
A team led by researchers at Harvard University has produced the first untethered, autonomous, "soft"robot. Dubbed "Octobot," because of its ...
Dr. Jeremy Heffner stands by the da Vinci Si, one of two robots Lima Memorial uses in hernia and other surgeries. Heffner was selected to host the ...
As mankind grows ever closer to technology, we need machines to better understand humans and arguably vice versa. This is the vital challenge for ...
Manufacturing in China grew in August at the highest level for over a year, according to new figures. The Wall Street Journal reports that the so-called ...
Colin Adams, director of commercialisation at the University of Edinburgh's School of Informatics – the team collaborating on the robotics behind the ...
Auburn, Hills, Mich. August 30 2016 - ABB will feature more than a dozen innovative robotic demos at the 2016 International Manufacturing ...
Security-Robots-Market The Global Security Robots Market 2016 Industry Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of ...
Grant Sussner, a marine technician at the UC Davis Bodega Marine Laboratory, prepares to deploy robotlarvae off the coast of Bodega Bay, ...
If you are wondering where to see the next robot in operation, chances are it could be arriving at an HDFC Bank branch near you! This initiative is the ...
THE company that produced BB-8, the hit toy of last Christmas, has announced a wearable device for this Christmas that combines robotics, ...
Roboticists from the University of Sheffield found that it is possible for swarms of robots to learn from other swarms of robots by simply observing their ...
(Beijing) – Local governments pumped hundreds of millions of yuan into the robotics industry in the first half of the year, helping to boost profits by as ...

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