Friday, November 4, 2016

WEDNESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS 11/02/2016
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump blames Mexico and China for stealing millions of jobs from the United States. He might want to bash the robots ...
hemdale-farms.jpg Image: Joe Hemminger, Hemdale Farms. Across the globe, robots are showing up for work. They are crew members on cruises, ...
CRESTLINE - The last time Madison Conrad had to miss several weeks of school following a surgery, she struggled to understand her coursework ...
The vast majority of the lost jobs — 88 percent — were taken by robots and other homegrown factors that reduce factories' need for human labor.
There's a lot of speculation on how robots taking over people's jobs could impact the economy. After all, if nearly half of American jobs are automated ...
The CEO of TM Robotics discusses the state of robotics today, from Cartesian robots to plug-and-play systems, and how much easier they are to ...
A farm in Japan is to employ robots to help grow vegetables. The new technology will enable the owner to save 50 % on wages. So will humans be out ...
Synthetic skin embedded with electronic sensors will enable the robots to react with (artificial) pleasure as they are caressed by their owner-lovers, ...
The next invasion of the robots may be in the construction industry, when Hadrian X, a robot named after Roman emperor Hadrian (of Hadrian's Wall ...
US MILITARY is developing a revolutionary 'robotic skin suit' to effectively turn a human solider into arobotic fighting machine. By Tom Batchelor.
It's the Space Age meets the Simple Life - robots constructed by teams of students from around Alabama will be competing against each other this ...
When robots inevitably take over our planet, as the dystopian vision of science fiction writers foretells, we'll lose our jobs, our freedom, our humanity.
In next year's follow up, Fassbender will return as David as well as another synthetic humanoid robot that looks to be his mechanical adversary.
SINGAPORE — The use of robots in Singapore, which is well-positioned to tap into such technology given its infrastructure, will not be at the expense ...
The Jimu Robot Buzzbot and Muttbot Kit lets kids build, program and share their robot creations. (Photo: Business Wire) ...
Justin: That's right, Ryerson. The robots are coming and there's nothing you can do to stop them. This special biz and tech issue is about the ...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump blames Mexico and China for stealing millions of jobs from the United States. He might want to bash the robots ...
There isn't much evidence from today's statistics that human workers are on the verge of a historic shift. But just wait until the next recession, writes ...
Artificial intelligence (AI) systems known as 'robo farmers' could soon grow crops and tend livestock around Britain while their human controllers need ...
In the not-too-distant future, you might be take a driverless car to your next doctor's appointment, then have a robot take your temperature. That's the ...
Forget Star Wars' R2-D2 and Short Circuit's Johnny Five. Tomorrow's robots will be soft-skinned humanoids that enjoy steak and chips. Scientists in ...
NORTH ADAMS — Still decked out for Halloween on Tuesday morning a handful of miniature robotsparaded around Chris Voisin's room at North ...
Evan Ackerman for IEEE Spectrum: One of the biggest challenges with swarms of robots is manufacturing and deploying the swarm itself. Even if the ...
BB-8 might not be able to write your essays, but a robot like it could help you manage stress. Lauren Dwyer, a professional communication master's ...
Robo games: Robotics Club members at Trinity College, Colac, Brenden Ford, 18 (left), Suzanne Ford, 14, Luke Griffiths, 16 and Daniel Brady, 14, will ...
The traditional SCUBA equipment and gear are being replaced by these underwater robots. Using just two thrusters and a rotating outer body, the ...
If nothing else farming robots may eliminate migrant workers. In more than half the states in the country the number one job is truck driving. The need ...
But a robot programmer and builder from Ryerson University says robots should be used to help people do their jobs, not replace the jobs themselves.
Digested waste matter is then expelled from the robot's bottom and the process begins again – without any need for batteries or a power cable.
Lead consultant urologist Anthony Koupparis is one of those doctors, now helping to raise £2 million to purchase two new robots for the hospital to ...
Who doesn't like to play with robots? They move on their own, they chirp and beep, they blink and they're fun. So when I got a chance to play not with ...
Cape Town - Springbok legend Victor Matfield has given the team some advice ahead of their cash against the Barbarians at Wembley on Saturday.
Stäubli DUNCAN, SC - Stäubli robots for sensitive environments to be introduced at PACK EXPO, end-to-end solutions for sensitive industrial ...
Apparently, having a home cooked meal from the kitchens of Thomas Keller, Alain Ducasse and Gordan Ramsay could become a reality. On 2018 ...
If you thought robots were just cute toys, think again. Image credit: Sunny If you thought robots were only for play-time, think again. Image credit: Sunny ...
BUDDING engineers and designers were given a glimpse of the future at a robot making workshop at Oxford's Museum of History of Science.
On a roll: Quebec-based insurer Industrial Alliance, whose shares have surged 25 per cent since July, on Wednesday reported what president Yvon ...
MrrBiz10 MarketResearchReports.Biz Research announces that it has published a new study Rehabilitation Robots, Active Prostheses, and ...
We're back from our yearly sync with the robotics industry happening at RoboBusiness. As usual, there were great talks and great people to meet.
Researchers are creating a flexible robot that can maneuver into hard-to-reach places and give a sense of touch similar to a human hand. A critical ...
It took a lot of persistence but the Pratt High School robotics team finally got some programming issues ironed out and scored points in later rounds at ...
The growth lobby often argues that Australia needs to run high levels of immigration in order to alleviate so-called skills shortages and to mitigate an ...
Driverless vehicles could help farmers avoid labour shortages after Brexit, an expert in agricultural technology has said. Professor Simon Blackmore ...
Automation is putting millions of jobs on the line. Low-skilled workers are most at risk. German sportswear giant Adidas is already using robots to ...
Are you curious what a league of robots wreaking havoc on a synthesizer might sound like? You might imagine it sounds slightly more harmonious ...
Students in Camp Verde Elementary School's Robotics Program spend a recent Friday morning preparing for the Flagstaff regionals of the First Lego ...
Industrial robotics are now a staple to the automotive manufacturing industry, and are quickly growing in use in the medical, aerospace and electronics ...
BELLEVUE, Wash. & SALT LAKE CITY, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the development of dexterous robots for use in ...
Lester, founder and president of Bellebots, said she wanted to bring robotics to the College. So she went to Stacie Jeffirs, director of Career Crossings, ...
PHOTO: supplied Closely watching the progress of their robot (from left) Justin Wilde, Kent Combrink (spectator) and Callum Ross of St Charles ...

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