Thursday, January 12, 2017

THURSDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS 1/12/2017
MEPs are to vote on the first comprehensive set of rules for how humans will interact with artificial intelligence and robots. The report makes it clear ...
Robots and automation have received lots of attention over the past year, with much of the interest ranging from alarmist to curious. Elon Musk has ...
The reason is simple: Robots are coming to the transportation sector. Cars and trucks will start to become self-driving. Autonomous drones are going ...
We will love our robots. That much is hardwired into the human brain, according to Kate Darling, a research specialist at the MIT Media Lab. From the ...
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Cheery robots may give people the creeps and serious robots may actually ease anxiety depending on how users ...
Many of the robots on show just gave a human form to tablets and intelligent speakers with the added (but useless) ability of moving around and ...
Almost 30 years since Robocop hit our screens, robot security guards could be about to transform the security industry. But unlike the gun-toting robots ...
Wuzhen, China: Flat, orange robots glide under stationary cars and ferry them to empty Chinese parking bays, using space more efficiently and, their ...
Teammates Riley Turner, left, and J.T. Parr, make adjustments to improve the performance of their robot while they and a group of fellow Madison ...
VALDOSTA — Moulton Branch Elementary School STEM lab teacher Dan Farnham displayed students' “junk robots” at the Lowndes Board of ...
"The robot creates a 3D map of it's world around itself," said Henry Harris-Burland, a spokesman for the company. "And it triangulates itself to the ...
ROBOT companion for older people aims to promote activity and tackle loneliness by nudging them to take part in digital and physical activities.
Wuzhen (China) (AFP) - Flat, orange robots glide under stationary cars and ferry them to empty Chinese parking bays, using space more efficiently ...
Robin Davis creates her Old World Robots, one of a kind sculptures inspired by her original robot illustrations in her home studio in Burlington.
Now, researchers have paired E. coli with robots to create a power duo that just might revolutionize the production of serine, a key amino acid used in ...
While Amazon's voice-operated assistant Alexa permeated all sorts of future devices at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, other ...
Economists have warned that Scotland's skills support system will need to adapt to cope with greater use of automation and robotics. Graeme Roy ...
No more giant clamps and metallic appearance -- scientists across the globe are creating robots with human-like structures like 'Wesworld' robots.
There are scores of robot kits designed to help children and teens learn about science and engineering. However, many of these sets use proprietary ...
Robo advisors are sweeping Europe, with UK consumers jumping on the trend and prepared to turn to robots for financial advice. According to a report ...
ARTIFICIAL Intelligence machine popularly called robots are fast taking over jobs from factory workers. This is happening globally and already making ...
Students at Tiyan High School had the opportunity to construct and play with underwater robots yesterday as part of their Science, Technology, ...
NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Agricultural Robot Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 11.9% over the next decade ...
The Seattle Times reports that the e-commerce giant utilized 45,000 robots in its distribution centers during the latest holiday season; the company ...
Soothing factory footage gets dark in an animated short by London-based motion graphics designer Michael Marczewski. As it turns out, all you need ...
The charitable arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US LLC has awarded $226,000 in grants to 57 robotics teams and programs to help students in those ...
For the first time, Austrian media-based technology innovator Attraktion has implemented its 'We Robots' brand to assist with ticket sales.
Artificial intelligence and robotics are one of the biggest potential risks to humankind of emerging technologies, according to a new report from the ...
“Jia Jia” can hold a simple conversation and make specific facial expressions when asked, and her creator believes the eerily life-like robot heralds a ...
In Japan, caregiving robots like Asimo have been employed for several years to talk and sing and lead exercises for residents of nursing homes.
Mykie is a little countertop robot that Bosch developed in order to help tie your kitchen hardware together to recipes to make cooking easy and fun.
Cornwall's Raging Robots team of Front: Keegan McPhail, Benjamin Woods-Chisholm, Stephane Simard and Jack Peets. Middle: Michael Murphy ...
Leading infrastructure firm Robertson North East has called in the robots to support its 10-strong team as they begin main construction works on ...
Or in the case of Trump, a robot-dictator-troll? Lindy West makes a good case for the idea that spending much of our time on Twitter may not be good ...
U.S. politicians spent the past year arguing about trade deals and walls, but you heard almost nothing about robots and artificial intelligence.
The question on every gamers' mind seems to be about the world itself, and the massive robots that wander it. While we don't get a full understanding ...
Ringwood middle school's Team Ignition participates in a Dec. 10 FIRST LEGO League competition in Flanders. (Photo: Courtesy of Ellen Gay) ...
Robotic manipulation systems developer RE2 Robotics has received a second phase Small Business Innovation Research grant from the U.S. Army to ...
Robotics might appear to be something drawn from a dystopian sci-fi film - the fear of humans being replaced completely by machines and artificial ...
Pictured are Los Robos team members and mentors who attended the First Robotics Competition kickoff in Nevis Saturday. Two members hold the ...
NEWTON COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - Nearly 50 teams from across Mississippi filled the gym at Newton County High School for a robotics expo and ...
'Avatar' style robot takes baby steps in South Korea The human-like creation has the hallmarks of the military robots that starred in the 2009 movie ...
A remote surgeon on an InTouch robot at the European Institute of TeleSurgery. Strasbourg, France. Jan. 12, 2009.

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