Monday, January 23, 2017

SUNDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS 1/22/2017
A human-like robot could eventually get some of the same legal status as, well, a human. The European Union is toying with the idea of giving robots a ...
With just a little instruction Saturday, seven students got their spherical robots rolling all over the floor of a classroom at Meadowlark Elementary.
NEW YORK - As soon as you approach Pepper, a 4-foot-tall robot, she starts sizing you up. Thanks to facial recognition capabilities, Pepper can ...
Hi and welcome to the robots podcast. Today, we are visiting German startup company Magazino, based in Munich. At Magazino teams are ...
In early December, arson destroyed the high school computer lab, including the team's robots. The SLO-Botics team of about 15 students didn't let the ...
Tech-savvy people agree that snowballing robotics, computerization and artificial intelligence will erase many routine American jobs in the coming ...
Billings businesses partnered to teach local children about science, technology, engineering, and math in a fun way: through robots!
What's more, robots can make economies more efficient. The authors cite a 2015 paper that found robots added an average 0.4% to GDP growth in 17 ...
SAN LUIS OBISPO – Just in time for a weekend competition, Central Coast students have rebuilt robots destroyed in an arson fire last month. The Dec.
The first edition of 'The Big Challenge', in which robots built by students from Mcast, Savio College, the University of Malta and Middlesex University's ...
We first discussed this phenomenon -- the roboticization of America's workforce -- last year, noting how in a world where robots are popping up in ...
robot developed by Taiwan engineers moves chess pieces on a board against an opponent, at the 2017 Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las ...
Check-in and check-out procedures are handled by robots, including a humanoid bot and two in the shape of dinosaurs. Other robots carry guests' ...
David McFadden, left, a University of Houston-Victoria graduate student from Victoria, and Alireza Tavakkoli, a UHV associate professor of computer ...
Seibertronian down under Burn has notified us that the outback now has some new McDonalds Happy Meal toys based on the Robots in Disguise TV ...
A hallmark of civilisation has been the drive to create unique stories that explore the human condition. Now robots are learning to write fiction.
So right from the get-go, S.H.I.E.L.D. had life-like robots that could, in secret, replace human beings and fool friends and foes alike. What could ...
Student-designed robots from across the region battled as the VEX Robotics Competition took place on Marshall University's campus in Huntington.
Joplin High School hosted the fourth annual Four States Shoot Out Saturday. The Vex Robot Competition pitted thirty-four teams from Missouri, ...
The lineup included a home robot that doubles as a smart home gateway and intelligent home notification center, enhancing convenience in users' ...
DAVOS: Taking artificial intelligence a step further, a new Socially-Aware Robot Assistant (SARA) took the participants of the World Economic Forum ...
ABB will deliver over 250 robots to Valmet Automotive for use at its Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV body shop in Uusikaupunki, Finland. Production of the ...
HYDERABAD: If robots taking over jobs reserved for humans seemed like a far-fetched idea earlier, that's not the case anymore. Walt, a 9-foot-tall ...
The heat-sensing film is a flexible, transparent coating made of pectin that fits around the robots mechanical parts. Pectin is found in all higher plant ...
Robots are envisioned as a way to disintermediate capitalism as the platform for organizing society. Yet, Trump promises to disintermediate ...
“With our technology, when you walk into a store one of our robots will approach you and behind the robot, [it's] going to bring someone who knows ...
These programs are designed to help students master the fundamentals of robotics and the engineering design process. New Hope Student Brady ...
These days, shopping often involves the internet, a laptop or smartphone. As more and more consumers choose virtual carts over physical ones, ...
'Low-paid service sector jobs such as cleaning, gardening, carers, or cooks, are not most at risk – machines find it hard to replicate the movements of ...
AI has been playing a role in automation for years in the form of assembly line robotics, but innovation in the technology is now reaching an inflection ...
1 / 6 Team SMAK from the ADSB's Francis H. Clergue French Immersion Public School was the overall winner in the VEX IQ Robotics Northern ...
VEX IQ Robotics, now in its second year, replaces Algoma Region FIRST Lego League Challenge. The latter event ran for about eight years, but only ...
What 'Suicide Squad' director David Ayer had to say about his decision not to make The Joker the primary villain of the film. By. Tom Chang. -. January ...
Most of us have eaten food prepared by machines, said David Marchese in New York magazine. But Moley, a new, hulking robotic chef, promises ...
FAIRBORN, Ohio (WRGT) – Family Day was all about the kids and the robots January 21 at the National Air Force Museum. Kids had the opportunity ...
The robot must be built according to the specifications lined out in the kit each team purchases. Robots score points by completing autonomously ...
Teams complete during a VEX Robotics tournament on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at the Marshall University Memorial Student Center in Huntington.
The group of students huddled around a test robot they built during the summer, a square measuring roughly three feet by three feet with rows of ...
VADs could improve in the future, however, with the use of a new type of soft robotic muscle that's now been shown to work for failed pig hearts.
Robotic devices like lettuce thinners and grape-leaf pullers have replaced so many human hands on US farms in recent years that many jobs now ...
Greenwich High School robotics team members from left in white shirts, Rahul Subramaniam, 15, Calvin Hirsch, 16, and driver, Richie Consiglio, also ...
FREEPORT — A team of seventh- and eighth-graders from Freeport Middle School combined computer coding and Lego blocks into a robot that took ...
The Association for Advancing Automation's new A3 Mexico offshoot comes in response to a surge of growth in robotics purchases there. A major ...
Vile sex robots that have been designed to look like children as young as five are being seized by the National Crime Agency. At least 23 people have ...
Also popular at the show were retail robots, which could answer basic verbal questions or could be programmed to assist with searching a database ...
SECONDARY school students tested their metal as they went head to head in a the regional heats of a national robotics competition. Thomas, Lord ...
A new, science-teaching Albert Einstein robot could be making its way into homes as soon as March. And unlike many of the robots we've seen, he's ...
Today, our top pick is the Robotic Vacuum Cleaner by Ecovacs. Not only does this tech-savvy vacuum have a powerful mode that easily picks up hair ...

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