Wednesday, February 15, 2017

WEDNESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  2/15/2017
Developers and researchers will be able to take advantage of a new simulator that will let people test and train robots and drones in a virtual ...
More sophisticated sensors, such as time-of-flight types of devices, help improve robot-human interaction in the industrial workplace.
In the future, if you want a job, you must be as unlike a machine as possible: creative, critical and socially skilled. So why are children being taught to ...
Robots are going to take most of our jobs but we will all get a basic income from our governments, a Silicon Valley boss predicted. Billionaire Elon ...
AI-based robots, to some extent, have the ability to think and to reason logically, as well as to deliver stronger computing capability than the human ...
The automation of repetitive and less cognitively demanding work will free up more thinking time to devote to innovation and creativity. Akio Kon.
While robots have already been used behind the scenes in warehouses and distribution centers for pick, pack and ship duties, they have only recently ...
LONDON, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical robotics can be used in surgery, rescue, transport, care, rehabilitation, dispensing and so on for the ...
"HUMANS," which debuted last night on AMC and airs Mondays at 10 p.m. Eastern, raises a host of fascinating questions about life, love, and robots ...
So I interviewed a few Daft Punk fans instead, mostly about their love of Daft Punk, their thoughts on robots, and whether we might get a Daft Punk tour ...
Over the past year we've seen an AI attorney land a job at a law firm, Hilton hire a robotic concierge, and even — ahem — “robojournalists” cover the ...
What: Season 2 premiere of series about domestic helper robots becoming conscious, starring Gemma Chan, Carrie-Anne Moss, Sam Padillo.
On three school nights a week and Saturdays, a group of 24 students from Caledonia and Spring Grove build robots in Caledonia's shop classroom.
On Tuesday, the Science Museum in London opened its new exhibit, Robots which is open until September 3. The collection runs through the range of ...
An asteroid struck the Robot mothership, scattering the robots and their blocks all across the galaxy. You're on a mission to recover the Heart blocks, ...
AUSTIN, Texas -- There is an effort to get more students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math -- also known as STEM -- in Texas.
The system itself will be available via an app that costs just £16 ($20) a year to subscribe to, but the sex robot will not be a cheap date, with just the ...
Lynne ODonnell for Sci-Tech Today: Inspired by his belief that human beings are essentially terrified of robots, Ben Russell set about charting the ...
The film Terminator 2 features an evil robot that can repair itself, 'healing' in a few seconds. Thankfully, the reality is nowhere near as scary – though ...
Navigating the sidewalks of London using a multi-component vision system, an autonomous robot developed by Starship Technologies (London, UK; ...
The robots in classic sci-fi usually resembled humans, as most authors assumed they would eventually assist us in the same tasks humans did.
The artificial intelligence era is here. SmarTone has become the first telecom in Hong Kong to introduce smart robots into retail stores in a bid to ...
Many experts in the field firmly believe 2017 will be a breakout year for both artificial intelligence and robotics, since the two often go together. Spoiler ...
Photo courtesy of NICHOLAS MATTHESThe game of this year's FIRST Robotics competitions is “FIRST Steamworks,” which will use robots to power ...
A study by research firm Pureprofile, polled 1,003 Australians and found 71 percent of the population believe an increase in robot workers will replace ...
Bioengineers from University of Notre Dame in the US created the muscle-based circuitry through a novel, self-forming, micro patterning approach.
School science night: Lego robots, elephant toothpaste ... Students, parents and teachers got caught up in programming Lego robots during Family ...
Theresa May appeared horrified by the concept of schoolchildren building robots out of Lego during a visit to Copeland today. The Prime Minister ...
Just a brief conversation with Aniruddh Menon reveals that he's measured in his tone and thoughtful with his words. Really, he just seems apologetic ...
“Secrets are lies; sharing is caring; privacy is theft.” So run the three Orwellian aphorisms at the heart of Dave Eggers's 2013 novel The Circle, whose ...
One of the ways they are doing that is by helping kids build drones and robots. Some of the things Instructors at Do Space are teaching them are on ...
Engineers at Petunia Tech are passionate about spreading their love of robotics, but realize that the field can be challenging. Electronics ...
Redwood Software, enterprise robotic process automation specialist, has been named as a Strong Performer in the Forrester Research, Inc. report: ...
Robotic toys are becoming more affordable and are interacting with our children. Some robots are even helping rehabilitate special needs children or ...
InnovateRobotics will examine the future of computer-human interaction, the opportunities for unmanned research and how the robots of the future ...
Tapping into the rich history of Transformers lore, famed G1 Decepticon, Starscream, and heroic Autobot, Blur, are getting a Robots In Disguise ...
Elon Musk's prediction of humans having to adapt and merge with advanced artificial intelligence paints a dark picture of the future of human existence ...
Several Marion County students excelled in last weekend's 2017 VEX Robotics West Virginia Regional Tournament by building, planning and plotting ...
CHENNAI: Finnish educator Petri Lounaskorpi says the educational system in Finland believes in the concept 'less is more', be it the length of a ...
The latest robot offering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology is an eel-inspired gel device that can perform fast, forceful tasks underwater.
It's been over half a decade since Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station suffered a catastrophic meltdown which topped the International ...
The robot discourse has changed dramatically since the first season of Humans was on air in 2015. This is mainly because HBO premiered Westworld ...
Nevertheless, robots are still imperfect, and their capabilities are not yet sufficient to fully displace humans. Furthermore, and despite constant ...
Today, thanks to Scottimus Prime, we have our first reported sighting of the first wave of Robots In Disguise Combiner Force 1-Step changers at U.S. ...
Using a new software platform, Rethink Robotics says it has enabled collaborative robots to do inspection and assembly chores that weren't ...
We are proud to partner with Altech," said Leo Ryzhenko, CEO at SMP Robotics. ?We share the same vision of providing our customers with the ...
US Navy is testing the new Highly Dexterous Manipulation System (HDMS) which are dual robotic manipulator arms and a moveable humanoid torso ...
From the holy shit you won't believe it category, Neato, the world leader in smart robots for the home, has made their smart robot vacuum cleaners, ...
Researchers have developed an electronic rubber material that will help create soft, stretchy robots and electronics. The material, given the nickname ...

No comments: