Sunday, October 30, 2016

SUNDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS 10/30/2016
Matt Grigsby, left, senior program engineer at Otto, and Jacob Larry, operations staff at Otto, take a self-driving, big-rig truck for a test drive on the ...
Driverless cars might be for some the answer to a host of ills, not least of which are dangerous driving and road rage. Indeed, smart robots at the wheel ...
Self-driving cars, online banks, holes drilling themselves and robots to keep you company when you are lonely. A recent Oxford University study ...
Dawn of the Sexbots: Is new TV show Westworld's future where tourists romance robots just a sick fantasy? No, soon we will buy androids who talk, ...
Incredibly realistic human-like robots from China's University of Science and Technology drew a huge amount of attention at the World Robot ...
Entrepreneurs, take note: If you want to pitch the Menlo Park City Council on something newfangled, it can't hurt to sweeten your presentation with a ...
According to a story from New Scientist, researchers working on the Google Brain Project announced recently that computer systems they created ...
PENSACOLA, Fla. (WEAR) — Four Northwest Florida schools will be heading to Auburn to compete in the South's Regional Robotics Championship ...
Fifteen teams of students gathered at Holly Pond High School to compete in the qualifying round of the VEXRobotics Competition — a tournament ...
However, Carter said at the conference that the robotic systems will not be programmed to decide on their own who is their enemy and when to kill.
Presumably, CAPTCHAs still manage to filter out enough robots to keep them around, but this will only become less and less so. The question is then ...
The simple reason for this is that ROS is one of the most ubiquitous platforms for robotics in the world today, helped largely by the fact that it is an ...
It shouldn't come as a surprise that robots are replacing everything. Your dog. Builders. Even athletes. If you're employed in any sort of job that ...
Blackwood Seven might sound like the name of a covert operation in a Jason Bourne movie, but its name masks an entirely more congenial type of ...
NEW DELHI: To bolster India's offensive capability on its borders, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) will equip the armed forces with weaponised drones.
The robots, one of which is seen here at Punggol Plaza. have sensors for eyes and racks in their bodies. They navigate between tables and stop when ...
“Autonomous cars are designed to drive you across town. Robots can help you up the stairs or into the shower. Both are about keeping people mobile.
Decatur-Austin Robotics Coalition (DARC) spotter David Walker talks with driver Claire Crane during therobotics competition. WILLIAM T.
In Abi all human life has mysteriously disappeared whilst in pursuit of immortality and the only creatures left on Earth are the robots that humanity ..
There seem to be golden growth potentials for providers of robots, 3D printing, and big data. However, the strategic implications of MiC 2025 for the ...
The ALIAS robot “can do everything a human can do” except look out the window, Langford said. Give the program time and maybe the robot can do ...
SoftBank's robot 'Pepper' performs with employees at First Bank branch in Taipei. Promoted as the firstrobot to be endowed with emotions, the ...
Developed by the British robotics company Robotical, Marty the robot is supposed to be simple enough for children to program. Kids can write the ...
Promoted as the first robot to be endowed with emotions, the company marketed Pepper aggressively after it was unveiled in 2014, promising the ...
Shihab Ahmed, 17, concentrates as he drives a robot for the Danbury Mad Hatters 5051E robotics team during the 3rd annual Vex Robotics qualifying ...
It seems it's not only Samsung who is affected by the fiery side effects of lithium batteries. Footage has been released showing the moment one of ...
Teachers shouldn't worry too much for now: Although students reportedly preferred a robot tutor to having to work alone, they liked having a real ...
On the third floor of the Pennovation Center is the Penn Engineering Research and Collaboration Hub (PERCH), a robotics lab where Ghost Minitaur, ...
According to the report, global demand for industrial robotics was valued at ... Industrial robots are fully automatic dynamic machines used in various ...
Enter ADA0002, a former factory robot turned SoHo artist — because NYC is where folks look to reinvent themselves. In the latest interactive art exhibit ...
Amazon has revealed a new trailer for the extended cut of David Ayer's Suicide Squad. The trailer gives fans a quick glimpse at some of the highly ...
Not even the stars of the show can handle this, Danai Gurira included. Glenn's death impacted all of us. There is no way you don't know what ...
Officially called the Hardware Robot Operating System, the new solution is described as “a standardized software and hardware infrastructure to easily ...
In addition to the robots zipping around the classroom, each student will spend one trimester working on a STREAM project. Right now, students are ...
Instead of 'mundane' low level jobs that are being targeted for robotics, it may be more cognitively demanding, middle-level jobs that are reconfigured ...
From time to time since, I've remembered that visual of a robotic Yul Brynner roaming around the futuristic amusement park going on a killing spree.
I am very excited to be at the forefront of the emerging field of soft robotics. In particular, my research team is reshaping the way we design, construct ...
A larger version of Kirobo went on a space mission in 2013 to see if robots and humans can coexist for extended periods of time. But for those of us ...
Some public sector jobs seem like they can be automated, but they need the personal touch. Which robotwould know the names of everyone's ...
Yup, it's not just all about Harris' dissatisfaction with his music video girlfriend. It's also about him dating a hot, perfect robot and the screen glitching a ...
Alexa users are falling head over heels in love — and sometimes just in lust. Mankind's desires to have sex with robots aren't new, but according to ...
The autonomous programmable humanoid robot "NAO" in a stall during Digital Fair 2016 at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB).
If the robots are coming, why are we rushed off our feet? In fact, it's all part of the same picture. All the main UK political parties insist that the only ...
The show, about a Western theme park populated with humanlike robots, unnerves as much as it excites. The nearly two-minute intro sequence ...
Zooids are your new user interface and I for one welcome our new UI overlords... The idea of using swarmrobots to implement physical user interfaces ...
Compared to some of the commercial-packed, long-on ceremony-and-celebrity marathons that have clocked in at four hours and beyond this ..
The teams are judged not only on how the robots perform in competition..., but also the school's overall performance. It's sponsored by "best".
When the tear gas produced no result, officers used a robot to enter the apartment to locate Ha. When therobot became disabled, officers entered the ...

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