Saturday, February 11, 2017

SATURDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  2/11/2017
Members of the research team prepare to test multispectral, hyperspectral and thermal cameras that will record data on plant characteristics last ...
Soon, there'll be another option: delivery via robot. These drones won't fly overhead, though. Instead the Starship Technology robots more closely ...
The Ares, a humanoid bipedal robot is displayed during the World Robot Conference in Beijing. The human-sized robot has exposed metal arms and ...
It's a journey that's excellently explored in the new Robots exhibit at London's Science Museum . It's a fascinating look at an increasingly-automated ...
Scientists in Japan say they have turned a tiny, flying robot into a remote-controlled pollinator. Copyright © 2017, Los Angeles Times ...
VIDEO: New London exhibit celebrates the world of robots ... for hundreds of years and now, a new exhibit in London is celebrating the world of robots.
Are you petrified of spiders? Do you constantly find yourself worrying about the inevitable robot uprising? If you answered yes to both of those then ...
It was a small, blue, ball-shaped robot named “Dot.” He arrived with a friend -- a larger robot, “Dash,” who has wheels and can be programmed to drive ...
Meet your new best friend: a robot arm that can pass you a drink or blow air at you with a tiny fan. The uArm, an adorable robot arm from uFactory, is a ...
Cyborg pioneer Matt McMullen has spoken exclusively about how the kinky sex robots are going to encourage humans to experiment between the ...
The so-called "Pepper" robots are being manufactured by Softbank, the group which has provided similar machines to care facilities throughout Japan.
Roboteurs is a startup that specializes in robots and robotic components for education. They sell kits with electronics so teachers and kids can do fun ...
There is a growing market for robotics and people who have experience building their own machines. Not all of these ventures have proven to be ...
Funded by a $1 million, 16-month grant from DARPA, the experimental research arm of the Department of Defense, the robot's makers recently spun ...
Hot Air: What do wine, robots and catchers have in common? Feb 10, 2017 at 4:45p ET. 0. Shares. What do wine, robots and catchers have in ...
Sepro America LLC plans to expand its facility in Warrendale, Pa., and begin assembling robots there late this year. Jim Healy, vice president of sales ...
They have been investigating the conditions in which reward-optimizing beings, whether human or robot, would chose to cooperate, rather than ...
Target has halted multiple tech projects, including a store that would feature robots, to improve its existing operations, according to the Star Tribune.
We've heard about the potential for drones to be used as delivery vehicles for everything from letters to vaccines and medical supplies, but ...
According to a new study from think tank Reform, 90% of the civil service workers in Britain could wind up seeing their jobs replaced by robots — over ...
The world is witnessing a big leap in artificial intelligence-related knowhow such as Big Data manipulation, machine learning and mobile robotics.
Welcome to Gadget Dreams and Nightmares, the column that occasionally stops gaping at contentious Senate confirmation hearings and votes to ...
Scott Blais (51), a retired state trooper and freelance software developer, filmed his Aldebaran Robotics Nao V5 asking if it can play with the drone .
As with many good shitty robots, Osman's creation spawns the initial question, “Why do we even need this robot?” That query actually undergirds the ...
The students learned robotics through the school's 9/10 after-school program, which took place last fall, and has continued as an after-school club ...
From the Terminator movie franchise to The Matrix trilogy, we've been warned about robotics. In the former, it was SkyNet's diabolical plan to wipeout ...
In the operating room of the future, robots will be an integral part of the surgical team, working alongside human surgeons to make surgeries safer, ...
Much like how personal computers transformed the way people saw and used technology, Minister-in-charge of the Smart Nation Programme Office ...
Hancom is set to unveil a new artificial intelligence (AI)-powered robot interpreter for use at the PyeongChang Winter Games next year, the office ...
Sebastian Thrun, the former Google executive who spearheaded the company's self-driving car project, is quietly hiring for a new robotics project that ...
The International Space Station will soon be getting some new robot occupants. Astrobee is a robotic cube packed with sensors, cameras, computers, ...
Robots will help store frozen food in new warehouse set for Tacoma. By KATE MARTIN Of The News Tribune; 4 min ago; 0. TACOMA - One of the ...
The job prospects for blue-collar workers is one of the hottest topics in U.S. politics. The current fascination with the potential of robotics has helped ...
WORTHINGTON — Prairie Elementary added Robotics to their technology education curriculum three years ago. It started with two Lego Mindstorm ...
Robots have been slowly making its way in the hospitality industry around the world. In the Hilton McLean Virginia in Washington, Connie, an IBM ...
A Mexican immigrant to the United States whose daughter asked Pope Francis for help in stopping her father's deportation attended his first hearing ...
As an engineering student and maker he's received lots of attention for his projects, and this week I saw his color sorting robot pop up in a few different ...
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Patriot Robotics VEX team, 405, and Kenwood Knights Sword, 98706K, of Clarksville, TN, along with partner, 97934V team ...
The company stated that Robotteca.com was created to provide access to an extensive showcase of robot use cases and a service for the purchase of ...
The sixth annual Robotics Alley Conference & Expo will once again highlight how robotics and automation are changing the way we live and work.
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Science Club members, from left, Reagan Anderson, Taylor Anderson and Sydney Fryman, show off the robot they built. Luke Burt on On Jan. 26, the ...
Albany, NY — — 02/10/2017 — The report presents a detailed analysis of the global SCARA robots in the food and beverages industry and the key ...
Ont Saturday, Feb. 4, the South Beach robotics team — Fishy Business Inc. — qualified for the FIRST Technology Challenge West Super Regional ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Ford Motor is spending $1 billion to take over a robotics startup to acquire more of the expertise needed to reach its ambitious ...