Sunday, March 26, 2017

FRIDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  3/24/2017
A fleet of about 20 autonomous, knee-high robots recently has appeared on the sidewalks of the nation's capital, and they're out to revolutionize ...
We hear a lot about robots getting smarter as the AI juggernaut rolls on, but less about significant gains in strength and durability thanks to better ...
They range from a mechanical monk from the mid-1500s to modern robots that look human and exhibit emotion. The lore on robots has ranged widely ...
Astronauts locked inside the International Space Station (ISS) are about to get some new robotic friends: three autonomous cubes that will float around ...
The "uncanny valley" describes the psychological barrier an object—specifically a robot—must cross before it can be accepted as sufficiently human.
CLOSE to a third of existing UK jobs could be under threat from robots in the next 15 years, a shock report out today finds. Transport, factory and shop ...
WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA9) - It's kind of like a cross between a delivery boy and R2-D2. A fleet of Starship Delivery Robots have officially hit the ...
Darby Swanson, part of the Wolfbots' airship drive team, puts finishing touches on their competition robot. The Wolfbots , a charter team for the Career ...
It's “Robot's Delight – A Lyrical Exposition on Learning by Imitation from Human-Human Interaction“, to give it its full title! And it won Best Video at the ...
Clockwise, from bottom left, Scott Andersen, Talon Sutton, Tevon Grover and Fiona Jiang, program and test drive the robots they built from Legos at a ...
Throughout the modern age, humans have aspired to create robots in their own image, even though, in much science fiction, the robots end up turning ...
The free-flying robots are called Astrobees, and they might prowl around the ISS, film astronaut activities, power new science experiments, and help ...
Rapidly evolving technology normally finds people in two main camps. The first group of people is excited for the development of robotics and see the ...
Trump's budget proposal will allow awesome, functional robots to make waging war, fighting crime and giving out speeding tickets sexy again.
We need more robots, greater automation and more artificial intelligence (AI), and we need them all quickly. They are a central answer to our ...
You don't need to have a full-time job yet to be worried about robots taking it. The 15-year-old son of Cathy Engelbert, CEO of consulting firm Deloitte, ...
These robots have mad skills bro. Robot's Delight is a music video where robots rap about all of their great qualities to the tune of The Sugarhill ...
A third of existing British jobs are at risk of being taken over by robotics and ...
The new chip copies these systems, a process the team hopes will enhance small robotics and make difficult processes much easier over time.
Russian defense industry companies are developing military robots that could be of interest to foreign customers, a member of Russia's ...
ST. CLAIR — A Robofest team from St. Clair Middle School took first place in a Lego robotics competition March 18 at Baldwin Elementary School in ...
Several of the students were at Franklin Woods Community Hospital on Thursday morning to get hands-on experience with robots used in minimally ...
Two robots designed to look after visitors and patients in a Belgian hospital. At present a nurse's interaction with her patients is impossible to automate ...
Designed to enter dangerous environments such as hostage situations, SWAT robots relay information through cameras and microphones to law ...
Investigations and crimes involving children are difficult for all involved to endure. Interviewing a child in order to establish evidence for a trial, for one, ...
Illinois State University's arts technology program will present the 2017 Arts Tech Film Fest: Robots! at the Normal Theater, from Tuesday, April 4, ...
An All-Time classic track brings us back, Kevin Demoff just purchased a $4 million home in Los Angeles, Doug wants to know why cabinets are so ...
If you're a fan of the film Robocop, it might be time to move to Dubai. That's because the first robot cop will join the city's police force in May.
Drawing inspiration from horses, the little galloping-robot named Oscillex 3 is able to change it's gait without pre-set movement patterns. Dai Owaki ...
The adorable NAO humanoid robots are programmed by the teaching staff to teach the students particular skills, from spelling to times tables.
Courtesy photoGaylord High School robotics team captain Morgan Armstrong stands in a tower while playing as a human during the district robotics ...
KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Hundreds of high school students from across the country are in Knoxville to show off the robots they built from scratch. Teams ...
Skin-covered robots may one day harvest the energy to power their limbs from the sun. A team of researchers at the University of Glasgow's Bendable ...
The high global demand for robots and automation solutions resulted in a double-digit growth rate in both orders received and order backlog fro Kuka ...
Plus LG launches a mobile payment service and new research shows WeChat is the most important platform for luxury brands in China. By Leonie ...
A Raspberry Pi robotics competition is coming to the United States for the first time. Students in grades 6 through 12 will have the opportunity to put ...
Your company will be exhibiting at Automate 2017, what is it that makes this an important event for your company? Mobile autonomous robots are still ...
Team Geared Up (Maroon shirts) and their alliance partner take on two other robotics teams in a match at the East Super-Regional Robotics ...
This may explain the emergence of completely irresponsible projects like guaranteed income for all French people, or taxes on robots, as Francois ...
Today's hottest automation technologies will be at the forefront at Automate 2017, including the fast-growing segment of collaborative robots that are ...
Tompkins Robotics is introducing a new unmatched unit and parcel sortation system using independently controlled robots to execute material ...
"These devices will enable intelligent video analytics that keep our cities smarter and safer, new kinds of robots that optimize manufacturing, and new ...
igus will showcase a number of solutions for automation, including a running demonstration of the triflex robotic retraction system. (Image courtesy of ...
KENNER, LA (WGNO) - There's a lot of smartness going on at The Pontchartrain Center this weekend! 60 High Schools from all over the world from ...
This action hero is ready to fly as her partner captures the green-screen action with a digital camera during Little Ivy Academy's VideoMakers summer ...

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