Wednesday, March 29, 2017

TUESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   3/28/2017
Rather, there was a four-and-a-half-metre-tall robotic effigy of the queen, which squirted milk from mechanical bosoms on to the heads of onlookers.
Idaho has become the second U.S. state to pass legislation to permit unmanned, ground-based delivery robots to rove around on sidewalks across the ...
It goes without saying that working with robots and heavy machinery is more than a little dangerous. While better practices and ethical companies are ...
Robot's Delight – A Lyrical Exposition on Learning by Imitation from Human-Human Interaction” is a video submission that won Best Video at the ...
We seem to have reached a yet further level of absurdity in our various worries about what the robots are going to do to us all. We started, as we all ...
The front lawn has become a neighborhood attraction ever since Crandall, a Dallas entrepreneur, installed a robotic lawnmower. It whirs around his ...
CHEF: A start-up called Moley Robotics has invented a 100% automated, intelligent robot chef. The cooking automaton can learn recipes and ...
YOU may never have heard of FANUC, the world's largest maker of industrial robots. But the chances are that you own a product built by one of its ...
Robots and computers are replacing people everywhere; doctors, pilots, even journalists. Is this leading to a dystopian society, or could it be ...
As I learned (sometimes painfully) during my time at the Treasury Department, words spoken by Treasury secretaries can over time have enormous ...
But that doesn't mean American workers are less at risk of being replaced by robots, according to a new study. In part, that's because U.S. employers ...
Every new robot added to an American factory in recent decades reduced employment in the surrounding area by 6.2 workers, according to a new ...
Advances in artificial intelligence and robotics are heightening concerns about automation replacing a growing number of occupations. Justin Tallis ...
From the European Parliament's decision to award robots 'personhood status' at the start of the year, through to the £17.3 million pledged by the ...
Humans are suckers when it comes to anthropomorphizing and, subsequently, caring for robots. Some of us want to love robots so badly that we wind ...
This is usually in conjunction with a discussion about reducing call centre costs, and it signals one thing: the robots are coming and they are after our ...
Pepper the robot was not playing ball at the Royal Society last week. As part of conglomerate Tata's innovation evening, the notion of a ...
And with that comes a greater demand for robots — robotic automation systems, to be more specific, that will help ecommerce companies process ...
Fund managers are worried the political upheavals of 2016 will have a bigger impact on their business than anything else, eclipsing worries such as ...
What if we could develop robots that were a more natural extension of us and that could actually do whatever we are thinking? A team from MIT's ...
Unwittingly introduced to the Atlantic Ocean over a quarter of a century ago, the lionfish, which is native to the Pacific, is responsible for an ecological ...
Robots also collect and deliver gears to their airship to connect the boiler's power to the airship's four propellers. In the last 30 seconds of a 2½ minute ...
The Sixth Annual Robot and Technology Expo takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Mineral Area College's Bob Sechrest Field House.
COURTESY PHOTOAnderson Smoot watches a delivery robot from Starship Technologies pass him at City Park. Starship Technologies, that has ...
Robotics company OptoForce opened a U.S. office to bring "much-needed sense of touch for robots". “With robots working more closely with humans, ...
Heavy duty aerial robots have made a major leap from wish-tech to becoming next generation real tech innovation after the success of early ...
robot that can lay bricks six times faster than a builder is set to arrive on building sites in the UK within two years after already starting work in the US.
Two MiR100 robots, nicknamed Scotty and Chekov, run “bus routes” through the facility, from the stockroom to each manufacturing operation, ...
The US trade deficit for advanced “flexible manufacturing” goods with the European Union, Switzerland and Japan was US$4.1 billion last year, ...
Industrial robots have been relegated to large warehouses and manufacturing plants, but now there is a Kickstarter campaign for a basic industrial arm ...
Construction Robotics has developed a robot called SAM (Semi-Automated Mason), which can lay 3,000 bricks a day. Northern Ireland: Parties have a ...
BEFORE EVEN asking this question, we can be sure that if there is an answer, the robot fighting community will leap straight on to tell us. What was ...
Famed physicist Professor Stephen Hawking has also raised his concerns about robots. Earlier this month he pleaded with world leaders to keep ...
RoboDrive motors were designed by researchers at the Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) for the ...
How is it that the Daily News has not done a story on Bob Sikes Elementary's robotics team? They performed well enough at the regional competition ...
The Oakbotics team recently demonstrated their robots powers at Cherryhill Village Mall during Winterfest. They look forward to competing in a ...
Over the past several decades, advances in robotics have made them practically an industry staple, from heavy machinery and textiles all the way to ...
I unplugged it before his robotic friend could answer. And while it keeps me entertained, it gives my mom a massive headache. We hear him scream ...
Members of the BreakerBots, Pacific Grove High School's robotics team look at the internal components of their robot in the wood shop at the school in ...
Apparently Elon Musk isn't busy enough. The Tesla and Space X CEO has started yet another company, Neuralink, which aims to make implants for ...
VEX Robotics is a robotics system where robots are built from purchased kits. People involved in the hobby can participate in competitions hosted by ...
Technology already outperforms humans in many areas, but surely we would never accept machines as teachers, doctors or judges? Don't be so sure.
Individuals—and different cultures—worldwide have varying perceptions of how robots should look, and what they should do. Dating back to the first ...
Finding it hard to be comfortable in your own skin? Researchers at the University of Glasgow have invented a kinds of synthetic skin powered entirely ...
"Intelligent robots won't handle specific human relation interaction, but will become a tool in serving and supporting the human being. Therefore, it isn't ...
If someone says robotics, your mind likely conjures either an image of Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Terminator or a sharp looking piece of metal ...
In a revolutionary move and a cosmetics industry first, the leading Japanese heavyweight puts humanoid robots front and centre of its assembly lines.

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