Wednesday, January 11, 2017

WEDNESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS 1/11/2017
CES had a few robots that made attendees a hot caffeinated beverage. ... And Denso had a two arm robot that made a cup of pour over coffee.
A walking module makes your robot dance. An “entrance” module ensures that the gate guarding your castle rises. A host of sensors let you program ...
For our second day at CES 2017, we talk about all the robots at the tech show in Las Vegas, including LG's small home-assistant called the Hub Robot ...
If you're living under the assumption that your job could never be filled by a robot, think again. Your day-to-day routine might not seem as monotonous ...
A new research project is trying to prove that robots could destroy weeds better than a farmer driving a sprayer full of herbicide. British-based AHDB ...
Saya made headlines and history at her first substitute teaching gig, but she's no ordinary teacher. She is a remotely controlled robot, first introduced to ...
Maria Bualat, a robotics engineer, was manning the NASA booth to show visitors a prototype robot the space agency uses to develop autonomy ...
An accelerator for hardware and robotics startups called HAX is holding its 9th Demo Day in San Francisco today. Startups pitching investors there ...
Robots boost production by milking cows whenever they feel full. “The more you take the more she makes” is an old dairy farm saying which holds true ...
It turns out that moths are actually pretty good at driving—at least when scientists hook them up to the right equipment. In a recent study published in ...
"I have turned my home into a game by allowing all internet users to drive around with RasPi based robots. You can drive now. Been working on this a ...
LAS VEGAS – Tomorrow's retail stores want to take a page from their online rivals by embracing advanced technology – everything from helpful robots ...
While robots were a big part of the conversation at CES 2017, this was largely driven by cute consumer bots like Kuri and by smart home devices like ...
Knightscope, the Mountain View startup whose security robots patrol some Silicon Valley malls and hospitals, on Tuesday launched a "mini-IPO" in ...
This week, hundreds of thousands of rail passengers will see Southern services grind to a halt as militant trade unions strike again. Businesses will ...
It is a buffet of technology: new TVs, mobile phones, robots, drones, gadgets, with some of the world's biggest companies, Sony, Samsung, LG and ...
Glasgow Middle School eighth-grader Jacob Wolf, left, and eighth-grader Jamarri Mack, right, watch their robots move through a maze in class on ...
There are voice-controlled family smart robots running around now. This is "U-U" from Tanscorp. He likes to dance to Michael Jackon's "Billie Jean."
Its latest wheeze is to impose a tax on robots, to make up for all the income that might be lost as smart new machines advance through the workforce.
Here come 'smart stores' with robots, interactive shelves ... everything from helpful robots to interactive mirrors to shelves embedded with sensors.
We don't have space machines to get us to work and school but as for as the home goes, we may be in a post-Jetson's world. Robots around the ...
In the work — which was recently presented at the International Symposium on Distributed Autonomous Robotic Systems (DARS) — the 725 Kilobot ...
'I've done robot dances before as performances, but we thought it would be funny to do at a tech conference where people are expecting the latest in ...
The diverse nature of the competitive landscape in the global agriculture robots market presents a number of prominent players for each of its key ...
That's because it was a robot. Christened “AI-CD beta,” the world's first artificial intelligence (AI) creative director is the brainchild of McCann's ...
The anti-robot propaganda features a plethora of WWE stars: Big Show, Alicia Fox, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Sheamus, and more. The most ...
India's leading private lender HDFC Bank is using robots in its branches to improve its customer service, making it the first to use 'humanoids' in India's ...
Her inventors say the robot can hold a simple conversation and make specific facial expressions when asked. It is able to accurately answer a query ...
The emergence of artificial intelligence, improved battery technology, and better materials means that now robots are being put to use in everything ...
More and more people jobs that require workers to follow simple rules and procedures are disappearing—and the people who had them are not going ...
Dustin Scott, robotics coach, and an engineering and technology teacher at Walpole High School, sees a team with vast potential this year. With a ...
Educational robots are a new industry for Abilix. Based on educational robotics, it unprecedentedly takes programmable intelligent educational robots ...
Robots are regularly used by Russia's Armed Forces. The video released by the Russian Ministry of Defence shows combat tests of the Soratnik and ...
Let Ford, Waymo, and everyone else tussle over the self-driving car and talk smack about the future. Here at Detroit's North American International ...
Members of Shelby Junior High School's Raging Robots team gather around an award they won as part of the FIRST Tech Challenge. (Photo ...
Another, more contemporary issue on the UN's agenda in 2017 will be killer robots. UN member states have agreed to begin talks to ban killer robots ...
Do you want to compete with robots? The Eldersburg branch of the Carroll County Public Library brings you the Robot Wrestling Championship part of ...
We are working with six or seven robots. Everything is designed by robot and we effectively try to corrupt or to pervert the code, in terms of the scripting ...
At this year's CES electronics trade show, some companies focused on getting kids into programming. Here we'll highlight three learning kits that will ...
Michigan researchers will look at the ability of high intensity ultraviolet light delivered by Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots to protect patients from deadly ...
These new systems are able to navigate between crop rows, “see” weeds and remove them using spot spraying or robotic hoeing. Future models may ...
Abhishek Singh graduated from NYU's ITP program and clearly he learned a lot about the future of computing. During his tenure there he quickly fell in ...
Special robots have been brought in to help with the restoration on an ... workers at the Spanish City in Whitley Bay have been joined by the 'robots'.
And, if not, is there a risk that we ascribe robots properties they don't have? The latest generation of AI's have come about thanks to an increase in ...
... Rooster Teeth personalities, comedians and various experts — who will weigh in on a wide variety of topics including robots, online trolling, college, ...
Robots have been drafted in for the next phase of constructions works on Whitley Bay's Spanish City Dome. Robertson North East in partnership with ...
Part of the new Combiner Force sub-line for Transformers: Robots in Disguise toys, the new class of Activators is appearing back in our plastic lives ...
TOKYO -- Companies across the globe are reducing their reliance on China by adopting cutting-edge technology and bringing production back home, ...
LAS VEGAS: A robot developed by engineers in Taiwan can pour coffee and move chess pieces on a board against an opponent, but he's looking for ...

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