Saturday, March 25, 2017

TUESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  3/21/2017
But the robots that will one day move into your home can't. To be truly useful, they'll need to speak human language and understand human gestures.
A boxy robot was spotted rolling down a San Francisco sidewalk on March 17, accompanied by two photographers as it completed a test drive.
A surgeon using a robot to operate on a patient in Hefei, Anhui province. Increasingly, robots are being used for work demanding fine precision, such ...
Walking robots that could potentially delivery your Amazon Prime package … robotic bees and robo-farms … a cheetah robot controlled by Amazon's ...
The adorable little robot is reportedly a Yelp/Eat24 "delivery robot," according to TechCrunch's Ryan Lawler. Lawler spotted the robot "cruising around" ...
But LG is a massive company that does all sort of things with electronics (and beyond), like the cute and helpful airport robots the it announced at CES ...
Robots are where it's at lately with funding, especially so in China. Vertex Ventures China has led a $14 million financing of a Chinese warehouse and ...
Robots have worked in factories for years. They're starting to do the driving for you. Now some people believe the next advance by artificial ...
Investment in robotics has a greater positive impact on the economy than information technology, construction or real estate, according to a new report ...
KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty ImagesA violin playing robot, a series of humanoid robots from Toyota Partner Robot, is displayed at a robot event for ...
DoorDash is putting a small fleet of six-wheeled delivery robots into action for the first time in Redwood City, California following weeks of tests.
Case in point: Amazon's (NASDAQ:AMZN) vast network of fulfillment centers is using 45,000 robots to help it pick, sort, and ship units faster.
With her traditional tour of the technology fair, German Chancellor Merkel has opened CeBIT for visitors. She had previously emphasized the upheaval ...
On Robot, the fast-growing Danish manufacturer of innovative grippers for collaborative robots, is bringing its technology to North America to provide ...
If you're a regular reader of New Atlas, then you know that scientists enjoy putting things on chips. We've reported on a lung on a chip, a placenta on a ...
The robot speaks in an American accent and says sexual phrases such as 'I'm on for you all the time', 'nice and gentle' and 'now then, what's next?'
Global demand for handicap assistive robots is expected to reach a cumulative market value of $3.46 billion. Global Handicap Assistive Robots Market ...
Future NASA robots exploring Mars and other alien worlds may be even more productive, thanks to a pocketful of tagalong minirovers.
The three Xenex robots will use Full Spectrum™ pulsed xenon ultraviolet (UV) light to quickly destroy bacteria, viruses, fungi and bacterial spores.
This ought to lend some perspective to the current panic over the robots who are Coming to Take Our Jobs — the subject, we are told, of much heavy ...
(WXYZ) - There may soon be a new way to keep tabs on your social media accounts and it comes in the form of a tiny life-like robotic dog. Creators of ...
The Montclair Board of Education at its meeting last Monday, March 13, heard about renaming of the athletic complex at Woodman Field for Aubrey ...
Life as an agricultural researcher means planting and monitoring row after row of crops, walking bent over, and crawling hands-and-knees through the ...
Caldwell High's team is one of seven from Idaho schools that will be attending the VEX Robotics World Championships presented by The Robotics ...
A healthcare revolution is being predicted after the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics (ECR) received new funding. Researchers there are using artificial ...
“Some of these robots like the baby seal and the baby dinosaurs—things that we haven't intimately interacted with—are easier for people to accept.”.
When people think of robots, food usually isn't the first thing to come to mind. Robots aren't typically edible, but that could change: a group of scientists ...
A higher education today may not be as effective at preparing students for the real-world job market as a higher education twenty years ago. It's more ...
Each participating organization installed the program in commercially available dual-arm robots and conducted the same experiments independently ...
At the moment robotic waste sorting machines are primarily used for separating bulky items like construction rubble. Photograph: ZenRobotics.
Teachers will be supported by the physical robots that are connected to cloud-based software. As well as using data to access information and provide ...
The Pop-Up Flat Folding Explorer Robot (PUFFER) robot folds down and expands to crawl into small spaces, overcome obstacles and safely fall from ...
Robots are now helping bridge the gap between autistic students and their schoolmates. They're also helping expose hidden potential that might ...
NASA's Space Robotics Challenge awarded Northeastern University with a $2-million Valkyrie Robonaut 5 (R5) robot, which is now undergoing tests ...
A team led by engineering professor Taro Maeda of Osaka University has developed a robotic arm that attaches to the hip. The person initially ...
AMP Robotics and Alpine Waste & Recycling, through a collaboration led by the Carton Council, have used a robotic system to identify the wide ...
The event, which will be held on on Saturday, April 15, from 12 to 5 p.m., celebrates National Robotics Week and will feature IHMC robot ...
Every day there's a new robot with improved capabilities that promises to eventually take over yet another job. But if you're heading off to university ...

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