Wednesday, February 1, 2017

TUESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS 1/31/2017
Today on In Case You Missed It: BBC One's nature show, "Spy in the Wild," partnered with a robotics division in order to design and produce two ...
The robots are coming. They're coming to drive your car, they're coming for your job, and they're coming for your heart. Like, you may literally have a ...
GE CEO Jeff Immelt, left, and Albany Nanocollege CEO Alain Kaloyeros share a laugh during the announcement of a new $500 million power ...
The “Lego robotic band” who recently covered Daft Punk's 'Da Funk' have dropped another, even more apt cover – the mighty Kraftwerk's 1978 track ...
Antarctica - After 12 hours breaking through pack ice, passing groups of penguins and seals on the ice flow, and tracked by pods of Minke whales, we ...
To be sure, America has lost a lot of jobs to trade, but robots threaten many more traditional, assembly line jobs. There are nearly 5 million fewer ...
A Kraftwerk fan has recreated the band's 1978 track 'The Robots' using toys that make total sense. Using LEGO Bionicle figures, named the Toa Mata ...
The Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the leading advocate in North America for safety and innovation in robotics, announced today that in 2016 ...
Far more jobs are lost to robots and automation — better technology — than trade with China, Mexico or any other country. To be sure, America has ...
Lodi, Becton Region and Wallington high schools will be starting robotics teams thanks to a grant being provided by Pascack Hills High School.
LA CROSSE, Wis - This holiday season, there's a robot revolution … a host of high tech, interactive robot toys have come on the market. Your child ...
A new international team of academics is working on a £2 million project which aims to develop humanoid robots versatile enough to look after those ...
Antonio Briseno and Camara Kilcrease work on Monday with their robot, affectionately nicknamed “Milkman”, watching as it executes pre-programmed ...
Heart Box is a physics-based puzzle game for Windows 10 in which you are tasked with saving a small robot from captivity. The free game is available ...
Companies in the global collaborative robot market are focused on the acquisition of smaller and local automation companies to expand their ...
Reed Elementary School student Summer Riley controls a Dash robot with an iPad on Monday in Tiburon. (James Cacciatore/Special to the Marin ...
The robots were built at Switzerland's École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), the same research institute that has recently given us ...
Robots are terrible at sewing fabric. It's too complicated of a process, and it's left the garment industry out of the mechanization revolution that has ...
RICHMOND, Va. — Robots about the size of a beer cooler are waiting for the goahead to start rolling down Virginia sidewalks to deliver sandwiches, ...
The six-wheeled, knee-high robots from startup Starship Technologies are part of a new wave of automated systems taking aim at the “last mile” ...
STILLWATER — Stillwater Medical Center is considering buying four germ-zapping robots to disinfect operating rooms and areas where patients with ...
AI tools could make finding jobs faster and more equitable—and cut back on recruiter spam, advocates say. How Robots Will Help You Get Your Next ...
The Switzerland-based, German-born business professor Klaus Schwab and his brainchild, the World Economic Forum, kick up a fierce dust storm of ...
Dancing to a robot in the classroom with robots. It is perhaps a look into the future as robots are going to be used as an educational tool in schools ...
The Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon has been known to carry out some of the campus's most futuristic and cutting-edge research. This week's ...
But with this rise in automation has come a fear that the robots will completely supplant humans in the workforce. A YouTube video called “Humans ...
The largest independent robo-adviser is adding human advice to the automated technology it's championed for years. Betterment LLC will begin ...
Unlike in other parts of the world where robots have served as basic curios, greeting travelers and highlighting where technology might take us, ...
Most politicians promise more jobs. France's Socialist presidential candidate is saying there may not be many in the future, but you'll get paid anyway.
The robots are coming and they are on their way to a workplace near you. But employees need not worry about bumping into the T-1000 at the water ...
Brad Knox wants to design robots that are entertaining and affordable. The former MIT Media Lab engineer is running a Kickstarter campaign for ...
Saturday, teams went head-to-head in timed competitions with autonomous robots they designed, built and programmed. They also engaged in ...
Made by the US-based Piaggio Fast Forward, Gita is a self-balancing two-wheeled cargo robot that can carry up to 40 lb (18 kg) of your groceries or ...
To do this they built a swarm of grapefruit-sized robots called miniature autonomous underwater explorers, or M-AUEs, that mimic the way plankton ...
Mouser Car With driverless cars becoming a reality and rolling out in trials around the world, it is now that the ethical and liability issues of autonomous ...
DHL, a logistics company, ran a pilot test using robotic tech for collaborative order picking in its supply chain warehouse in Unna, Germany. In the test ...
2017 might (finally) be the year of the robot, if we go by the public attention that robotics and AI have been receiving lately from the media, consumers, ...
After learning of a study which claims more women will be having sex with robots than men from as early as 2050, the panel naturally had their say.
Wessington Springs Robotics Team Co-Head Coach Alex Dean, left, directs the team on how to operate the robots' obstacle course Thursday night at ...
But instead of basketball, the game was a form of volleyball. And the competitors weren't human players, but sophisticated robots built by high school ...
London-based Adi Gaskell is Director of Innovation at the VTC Group. He is the author of The 8 Step Guide To Building a Social Workplace and has ...
Increasingly sophisticated robots will help alleviate mounting pressures on the health service by helping to provide frontline care to patients, ...
On Jan. 27, a team of 16 students from the Branchburg-based Storming Robots, a robotics and computer science educational organization, won ...

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