Friday, March 24, 2017

FRIDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  3/17/2017
Entertaining, engaging and sometimes even useful, robots are popping up in homes around the world at a rapid lick. If you don't already own one, ...
A violin-playing robot, one in a series of humanoid robots from Toyota Partner Robot, is displayed at a robot event for children in Tokyo in 2015.
The mostly K through eighth grade students gathered, March 11, to control robots, fly microdrones and learn how 3-D printers work, as part of the 2017 ...
Right, so robots! TechCrunch is pleased as punch to announce our first-ever robotics event: TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics, on July 17 in Boston at ...
The report looked at trends in robotics automation in 23 countries over the past 20 years to quantify their impact on GDP per capita and labor ...
There's the godly referencing and positioning of Oscar Isaacs's secluded genius, Nathan, the creator of Ava, a robot with consciousness played by ...
Sentient AI and super-smart robots are a long way off, but forgetting how to talk to other humans? That could happen soon.
In the next thirty years, some one million miles of pipes in the U.S. are predicted to fail at a replacement cost of more than $1 trillion, according to the ...
How Robots Will Lead To More Jobs. March 16, 2017, 9:30 AM EDT. E-mail; Tweet; Facebook; Linkedin. Share icons ...
As artificial intelligence advances, the question of whether or not robots should be granted rights has become more pressing. The decision to give or ...
The organization provides free technology — including computers, iPads, and now robots — to children battling cancer and other serious illnesses.
When Junichi Hasegawa of Sony first met the two young creators of Preferred Networks, there was something familiar about them. They each ...
The internet says we are going to turn into smart, sexy robots by the year 2029. And you know this has to be true because the this info comes from a ...
Yes - she's a robot. Nadine is an "intelligent" robot capable of autonomous behaviour. For a machine, her looks and behaviour are remarkably natural.
Mass Effect Andromeda's animation is under scrutiny again as players get an early go on the game via EA Access. It's... generating some mixed ...
Forget robotic vacuum cleaners, medical assistants or butlers, for now industrial robots represent the greatest slice of the $34 billion global robotics ...
The leader in collaborative robots will exhibit 7th axis capability, new force torque sensors, augmented reality-assisted assembly, and a wide range of ...
... solely in the hands of automated security or intelligence, much in the same way one wouldn't put a clunky robot in a boxing ring with a welterweight.
Robot butler´s are being introduced at Ford´s car plant in Cologne, taking on tasks considered difficult or repetitive - such as bending and lifting.
With all the advances that have been made on the robotics front over the past several years—from easier programmability and the incorporation of ...
Many of us have fears that a steely-eyed robot will make our jobs obsolete, but some are more at risk than others. Office workers, like those in ...
Dr. Mark Povroznik, vice president of quality and chief quality officer said the robots have been utilized hundreds of times since they were implemented ...
Among the newest technologies deployed on its production floor are Autonomous Intelligent Vehicles (AIVs), which are wheeled robotic carts—just ...
Mark Cuban Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban's prediction for the future of the workforce includes more robots and less human workers.
For roughly three decades, medical robots have assisted surgeons in the operating theater. They provide a steady hand and can make tiny incisions ...
So I was worried to hear a delegate at the Digital Development Summit, held in London this week (March 13), predict that robots will replace ...
Siriraj Hospital in Thailand plans to introduce robots into the dispensing process at its pharmacies to improve patients' safety and speed up its services ...
An underwater robot and a portable winemaking system are just some of the innovations being advanced at the New Zealand Product Accelerator ...
Students are introduced to the world of robotics and learn the fundamentals of programming robots. Since January 2011, IT-oLogy has provided ...
Fort Calhoun Elementary School sixth graders Riley McKennan and Gina Namuth are hard at work on their robot, which they're modeling after a black ...
Declining costs of hardware and robot-enabling software will ensure sustainable market growth going forward, guaranteeing high return on investment ...
Due to an shortage of laborers, the Japanese construction market is looking towards robots and drones to fill jobs usually performed by humans.
As robots are rushing to take over human jobs, the US is finding that its own manufacturing base is not taking advantage – mostly because it off-shored ...
President Trump announced a return of the midterm review on Wednesday, which will reconsider the effect of the Obama administration's rules around ...
“It takes a special breed to be a truck drivin' man/ And a steady hand to pull the load behind.” —— Merle Haggard. In my day job as a warehouse ...
It has become widely accepted that workers are losing out in the global labour force to robots that can perform the same tasks at a lower cost. Over the ...
Instead the freelance maintenance technician was killed by rogue robot who had veered into the area she was working in and killed her by crushing ...
We spoke to Daniela Rus prior to the Engelberger Robotics Award event, discussing everything from how she got her start in the field to the biggest ...
Maharashtra Institute of Technology (MIT), Pune, has developed 'Chintu', a robot assistant for the elderly which will help them in the daily tasks.
It's been little quiet on the “Rise of the Machines” segment of this website. I guess technology with robots has been dormant since our last post that ...
European Robotics Forum 2017 (#ERF2017). ERF brings together leading scientists, companies, and policymakers for the largest robotics networking ...
On Wednesday, H.I.S Co. opened Henn-na Hotel near the Tokyo Disney Resort in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture—which is manned by robotic crew.
OSAKA -- Daiwa House Industry plans to use robots and artificial intelligence to operate warehouses in Japan, drastically reducing labor needs at the ...
The team scores points if their robot can perform a task automatically within the first moments of a competition round. The rookie team of 24 students ...
Approximately $15trn in wages could be absorbed by robotic counterparts due to the fact that about half of all the activities people are paid to do in the ...
When the robots rise up, they won't take your life. They'll take your job, particularly those in fields primed for automation, like manufacturing, trucking, ...
Herald Times file photoGHS Devil Bots team leaders Preston Fairchild, Zach Novak and team captain Morgan Armstrong hold a practice robot earlier ...
The bright human minds behind Gita have a different sort of vehicle in mind, a large, roundish follow-me robot on wheels that can schlep our stuff while ...
The 'march of the robots', as it has been dramatically described, is a difficult subject. How do we adapt to a digitally enabled age without losing our ...
Robots are taking over more and more tasks that used to be done by humans. They may end up changing the way we live. The Vitra Design Museum ...

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