Wednesday, November 9, 2016

WEDNESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS 11/09/2016
The prospect of an army of robots marching in unison to launch an attack on an unsuspecting city belongs in the realm of science fiction—as do most ...
MARION, Ohio—A new worker is charming the staff at Whirlpool Corp. 's plant here: a robot called Chappy. Employees at the dryer factory say they ...
The humanoid robot, FEDOR (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research), will start operating onboard the International Space Station in ...
By looking at killer robots we are forced to address questions that are set to define the coming age of automation, artificial intelligence and robotics, ...
But this time, these relics will be filled with robots making things. On Tuesday, the United Nations released a fascinating policy briefing — “Robots and ...
Studies show that there are more robots that are “stealing” millions of jobs in the United States than from Mexico and China, unlike what Donald Trump ...
It's a common belief that low-wage workers will be hit the hardest by advanced robots in the workplace. When we take a global perspective on this, the ...
The increased use of robots threatens millions of jobs in developing countries, by undermining the advantage of low wages and facilitating the ...
The new DENSO Robotics product catalog features the company's wide range of compact four-axis SCARA and five- and six-axis articulated robots for ...
W hen robots inevitably take over our planet, as the dystopian vision of science fiction writers foretells, we'll lose our jobs, our freedom, our humanity.
Speaking at the Web Summit 2016 technology conference in Lisbon, Portugal on Tuesday, the executive said that the "robotic enterprise" is closer ...
But now that we know the child robot (Oliver Bell) is indeed a young version of Ford, I'm more convinced than ever that the creator of Westworld is ...
Already having significant impact are the industrial robots used in factories. Factory robots date back to 1956, but the kinds of machines being ...
For an eager young CPA getting ready to set up their career in accounting, they have to prepare for a new feature of the accounting department: robots ...
The robot hosts on Westworld suffer from technical difficulties all the time. But whenever those robots error out, it's very dramatic and high-stakes, ...
20 years ago, the Mars Global Surveyor was a trailblazer among NASA spacecraft, but it also liked to encroach on the privacy of other Mars robots.
Future robots that continuously inspect our dykes, don't come across an electrical charging station every few hours. Using a smart gear box for the ...
There's much to fear as robots take over jobs, making many people redundant. Even highly skilled professionals like surgeons and pilots are set to find ...
The electric carmaker headed by Elon Musk said its buy of Grohmann Engineering, which automates assembly lines for batteries with the use of robots ...
It's easy to spot robots on screen these days: They're the beautiful ones getting assaulted by humans. In HBO's new series Westworld, the ingenue ...
Trying to settle a debate in a group can be a difficult task, especially when it comes to subjective questions with no definitive answer. But a new tool ...
As a new realm of the fast-growing industrial robotics market, collaborative robots, also known as cobots or co-bots, have been transforming the ...
He'll be doing so in Hong Kong, of course, because that's where Marvel's first ride for a Disney park is being built. After hearing about it for ages, we ...
Doctors use the medical robot "da Vinci" to perform surgery on a patient in a hospital in Northeast China's Jilin Province on May 28, 2015. Photo: CFP.
When you look at Horizon Zero Dawn, Guerilla Games' open world game about hunting dinosaur-likerobots, the gaming influences are obvious: ...
The 12 finalists for the class of 2016 for induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame: bubble wrap, Care Bears, Clue, coloring books, Dungeons ...
Adidas's first robotic shoe manufacturing warehouse has been built in Germany. Not only is it one of the world's highest achievers in technology but it's ...
Richard Singer, Travelzoo's President of Europe says: "Although travellers accept robots and technology are going to play a big role in making travel ...
Meet the newly named Jointbot 3000! Kearney Catholic robotics students came up with different names for the new robot, and sixth grader Mia ...
BEST is a national six-week robotics competition held each fall that allows students to apply the math, science and technology they learn in classroom ...
George the Robot, built in the 1950's by Tony Sale, has temporarily left the UK's National Museum of Computing on Bletchley Park to join a new ...
There have clearly been tremendous, almost mind-boggling improvements in robotic technology in recent years. Yet, the impact on employment in the ...
Productivity has increased in manufacturing due to automation, i.e. robots. The decade between 2000 and 2010, unskilled labor was reduced by 33% ...
Now the would-be sex cafe entrepreneurs are rethinking their original idea and flirting with the idea of staffing the place with sex robots instead of ...
The company makes a cloud-based software that can be combined with off-the-shelf webcams to teach new tasks to robotic arms. The product will be ...
Brick-Laying Robot is Construction Worker of the Future. Masons beware—the Hadrian X robot can do six to eight weeks' worth of work by a human in ...
AR29 Medical Robots Sales Market report focuses on the major drivers and restraints for the key players. It also provides granular analysis of the ...
A conference held last month, called the Australian Conference for Computers in Education, unveiled research into the impact of humanoid robots on ...
As you can see in the clip below, one single robot arm easily operates numerous 3D printers, pushing buttons and removing the final components from ...
The humanoid robot, FEDOR, (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research), will start operating onboard the International Space Station in ...
Deerfield Beach, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/08/2016 -- Smart robot is an artificial intelligent system which is designed to carry out different operations ...
A fundraiser held Saturday, Nov. 5 by the Marshall Simonds robotics team will help support the possibility of hosting a future regional robotics ...
At the Intelligent Logistics and Robotics Application Forum of World Robotics Conference held on October 22, Zhai Changsong, vice general manager ...
Japan has created some extremely lifelike robotic-humans before, but considering all of the tiny movements a human has to constantly make to seem ...
orthopedic-surgical-robot-device-market Hip and knee orthopedic surgical robot device markets at $222 million in 2015 are anticipated to reach $5 ...
Business Insider recently highlighted meat processing robots from New Zealand-based Scott Technologies, which meat-packing company, JBS, ...
telepresence Industry research report titled “Telepresence robot device markets at $825 million in 2015 are anticipated to reach $7 billion by 2022″ ...
Do you like shooting robots? I mean, come on, who doesn't? It's like the most fun in the world. And now you can do exactly that in Contract Killer: ...
As part of a deep conversation in the Sofitel's ballroom, Ci2016 international authorities including disruption, artificial intelligence and robotic experts ...

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