Sunday, January 29, 2017

SUNDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS 1/29/2017
US researchers teaching robots to develop their abilities and usefulness through tactile learning rather than specific programming have received a ...
Washington: The robots of the future will be coming soon, rolling along at a lumbering pace with those goods you just ordered. The six-wheeled ...
CHAMPAIGN -- Do you think you have what it takes to build a moving robot out of Legos? Some kids in Illinois may have you beat. More than 500 ...
We call her “Alice.” She's been with us for more than two years, docked in our utility room and called upon to gather dog hair and dust from our floors ...
Gavin Davies celebrates his team's robot's performance during the First Lego League competition at St. John Catholic School on Saturday January 29, ...
Tiny surgical robots "are revolutionizing eye surgery," said Simon Parkin at Technology Review. The Robotic Retinal Dissection Device, known as ...
TAL Manufacturing Solutions, a 100% subsidiary of auto major Tata Motors, believes that robots sales will be explored anytime like smartphone sales ...
Caleb Kitt, left, prepares the Lego Ninjas' robot for competition while teammates Maylynn Slizoski, center, and Charlotte Metschke cheer him on ...
More robotic drilling ultimately means lower labor costs and fewer workers near some of the most dangerous tasks. But oil companies probably will ...
Robots and Legos are making science cool for Alaska students ... On the tables, moveable robots are scrambling to navigate walls, climb over ...
Oh look, I'm not a robotist, not all robots are bad. In fact, some of my best friends are robots: the TV, the air-conditioner, the microwave — oh we've had ...
Army Headquarters has come up with an ambitious project to design load-carrying robots to supply rations and ammunition to soldiers at inaccessible ...
They also had help from drones and robots. The first responders descended on Grimes County for something that could easily happen in real life.
RVC is introducing Ozobot to those taking the "Learn Coding with Robots" class. They say the workshop encourages people to learn that coding's not ...
TIM JEAN/Staff photoNorth Andover's Mitchell Flaherty, and Nick Drew, work the controllers to move a robot during the VEX Robotics competition at ...
Robotics and artificial intelligence (NYSE:AI) technology is developing rapidly, and its impact is already noticeable across a variety of industries ...
Satya Nadella, Microsoft's chief executive, was faced with an unusual PR debacle in March. The troublemaker was Tay, a teenage girl-inspired bot, ...
The robots of the future will be coming soon, rolling along at a lumbering pace with those goods you just ordered. The six-wheeled, knee-high robots ..
Seventh-graders Eli Elting, left, and Hayden Sundberg work on constructing programmable Lego robots at Knights Ferry School in Knights Ferry on ...
Thirty teams from four states were at Van Wert High School Saturday to participate in the third annual Northern Ohio First Tech Challenge Robotics ...
More than 90 leading middle and high school VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) students and mentors from around the state and Florida Panhandle ...
What are you visualizing? A robot looking apparatus with a human inside shooting lasers and blowing isht up? That's kind of what we were visualizing, ...
A project to make spider robots come alive via your smartphone has already reached its initial target on Kickstarter. A bots_alive kit transforms the ...
This is the moment a googly-eyed robot fooled a computer security system designed to deter non-sentient beings from gaining access to webpages.
Not only did students design robots, but they also set them in a competitive environment which could be enjoyed by visitors and students. Basic design ...
Two of India's largest private sector banks, ICICI Bank Ltd. and HDFC Bank Ltd. are turning to artificial intelligence for a whole host of services, which ...
A leading sex doll maker is planning on unveiling a robot with artificial intelligence that can fall in love with you. Owners can select from a list of 12 ...
(WDRB) -- 60 IQ teams ranging from fourth to eighth grade put their robots to the test Saturday at Moore High School. There are now more than 90 ...
Flagging the imminent takeover of million of jobs by disruptive technologies such as robotics, automation, cloud, Internet of Things etc., a new ILO ...
Members of the 4149 Terabytes robotics team from Murrysville, Pennsylvania, pose for a photo after winning the Inspire Award, the top award ...
The robots are made from scratch based on what the teams have learned, and are scored by accomplishing simple tasks. Anything from shooting balls ...
Students from Galway Central Schools use their robot to move objects over a barrier during Saturday's Vex Robotics Competition at Lansingburgh ...
Franklin-Simpson Middle School eighth graders Johnny Mendel (from left), 13, Anthony Wessel, 12, and Ethan Smith, 13, watch a robot run through an ...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Building robots is a skill that takes a lot of practice and patience, and 30 teams got a chance to test their hard work ...
Other fast-changing technologies include artificial intelligence and consumer robotics, especially with self-driving cars on the horizon.
Johns Hopkins University's Louis Whitcomb, a professor of mechanical engineering, threw down a challenge to sixth-graders at Baltimore's Barclay ...
Death Squared, which we have previewed here before, is a multiplayer puzzle game with a simple premise: move your robot to its color-matching goal ...
Pella, IA — Lely International recognizes Dairy XL operations that have eight Lely robots or more by presenting them with a “RED” Lely cow to display ...
His work ranges from the creation of a robotic bat with flexible wings and realistic flight dynamics to the control of swarms of small satellites to the ...
Actually, I have began looking seriously into an at home robot for my home; still not where I want them to be why I began looking closer and more ...
If killer robots are not a scary enough future, they are already learning to lie. And there are some humans who not only wanted this to happen, but they ...
The first is the “end of jobs” myth — the claim that technological progress (in particular, robots) will cause permanent mass unemployment. The second ...
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A classic movie robot on display at The Leonardo's new exhibit "Alien Worlds and Androids." Salt Lake City ...
The team was also required to build and programme their own robots to fulfil specific aims set down under the 2017 Vex Robotics Challenge.
As USA Today reports, Pepper the robot is the newest addition to the airport, taking up its station as a beer connoisseur. Pepper does more than offer ...
The Greenwich High School team works on their robot during the fourth annual Gator Bowl Connecticut State Qualifier, held at Greenwich Academy.
As well as automating previously mundane manual operations, the robot, which was supplied by Raruk Automation, has allowed the company to ...
Keen to make their kids future ready, other parents too are skipping the usual drawing and drama lessons and choosing robotics courses instead.
Some people watched the inaugural speech of US president Donald Trump and saw darkness. Others saw hope. Is one view correct and the other just ...
For the first part of each tournament, teams are evaluated individually by judges on their project presentation, robot design and how they exhibit core ...

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