Wednesday, March 8, 2017

TUESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  3/7/2017
Kiva robots move racks of merchandise at an Amazon fulfillment center in Tracy, Calif., where there are two robots for every human worker.
Robots are interacting with patients in medical facilities, handling material in warehouses, working in manufacturing, and helping ill children attend ...
Kitchen fires and poisoned drinks are among the nightmare scenarios suggested by security consultant IOActive. Meanwhile, robots are failing and are ...
Oberson argues that as robots take over more and more jobs – particularly in the industry and service sectors – there will be a rise in unemployment ...
Attendees watch SoftBank Group Corp.'s Pepper humanoid robot on the second day of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last Tuesday. Credit: ...
New technology is something that should be front-and-center for executives, Cramer emphasized. Machine learning, automated intelligence — robots ...
Roboticists at Disney Research are investigating how to improve the quality of human-robot interactions by studying how speech patterns affect ...
Perhaps it shouldn't come as a huge surprise that now, DARPA wants to put robots in space. The bigger surprise is that these will be peaceful robots, ...
The vision of the world of work being run by robots and machines is familiar from futuristic sci-fi films, but advances in technology could mean that a ...
robot lawyer attorney There is an intentional double-entendre in the title of Joanna Goodman's book, Robots in Law: How Artificial Intelligence is ...
It's predicted that robot labor will take up to as much as 50% of all jobs worldwide in the near future. Some, like Bill Gates, are proposing we tax robots.
The last thing I expected when attending the launch of the London Science Museum's new Robots exhibition was to have a leading robot maker warn ...
Bill Gates has a modest proposal: Tax robots to slow the growth of automation and fund the kinds of important jobs our economy ignores, such as ...
(Bloomberg) -- Economists may be underestimating the impact on labor markets of increasing automation and the rise of artificial intelligence, ...
MULTAN: The excited kids and youth throng to a fast food restaurant where Pakistan's premier smart robot waitress serves foods at a Pizza outlet in ...
She said: "At present, most of the robots are assembled with imported core components. But it is important that we develop our own technology and ...
The demand for robots in warehouses and logistics processes is set to ... According to the report, titled "Warehousing and Logistics Robots," there ...
Starship Technologies' delivery robots aren't meant for the road; they're designed for 'walking' on the footpath at a normal pedestrian's pace. These ...
Equipping robots with a “kill switch” is one recommendation a draft report submitted to the European Parliament's legal affairs committee makes as the ...
The robotics debate at a European level is not a job for the faint hearted. It's a topic of sense and sensibilities that goes beyond robotics, since, ...
When Cotter senior Cade Epsy first joined the Winona Senior High School (WSHS) Robotics Club, he had no experience in engineering or robotics ...
Home robots have been lurking on the horizon for years. BIG-i is NXROBO's most recent contribution to this industry, a home robot which can interact ...
Oxford University may have a clever (if slightly ghastly) solution to that problem: have robots wear the tissue first. If you grow muscles on humanoid ...
A group of JCAC students use the robot they built in Robotics Club to collect and store blocks after school on Monday. The robot was made using a ...
It wasn't too long ago that SSI and Wolf Robotics demonstrated some co-development which automatically drove a fully autonomous welding robot to ...
“Our systems call for precision when working with robotics, and we need that same level of precise movements in our supporting conveyor systems,” ...
Finally, this naughty robot didn't do anything in all the time your intrepid correspondent stuck around (about 30 seconds, to be fair, which is a fairly long ...
The owner of the restaurant believes using robots is a good deal, because each one of them only needs 29 dollars' worth of electricity charge per year.
In How to support yourself after the robot revolution, Gardner describes the prediction of Lawrence Summers, Former Undersecretary of International ...
The rise of the robots is essentially a reality. While the adoption of robots is accelerating so too are the warnings about how they will impact on the way ...
Brown University undergraduate Eric Rosen lays out items on a table for Baxter the robot to retrieve. A new algorithm Rosen helped to develop let's ...
In the News: In one of his first acts as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt withdrew a requirement for the oil and gas ...
Science Pub focuses on robots ... by animals that slither, swim and crawl, engineers are designing new robotic systems as soft as skin and muscle.
While details are scant, the self-described "first Robotic Bar in the World" is confirmed for the Miracle Mile Shops, steps from the Planet Hollywood ...
A long-term investment to convert a former steel mill in Lawrenceville into space for Carnegie Robotics helped to boost Pittsburgh's status as a place ...
Riya Jani, front right, of Lewes demonstrates her team's animated, interactive panda robot to classmates (l-r) Lebby Becker, Rehoboth Beach; Sam ...
Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills are becoming even more critical for success, particularly for 21st-century career paths.
FASTER THAN anyone could have imagined, the relaunched Robot Wars returned to our screens last night, this time as a lead-in to Top Gear, rather ...
In a recent interview with Quartz, Bill Gates floated an idea for mitigating the impact of automation technology on human jobs: tax the robots.
Fragrance-maker Firmenich International chose robots, spending $60m in the last three years automating a factory outside Geneva to increase ...
This report is focused on agricultural robots and drones. It analyses how robotic market and technology developments will change the business of ...
Russia was preparing to display its military might to the world by showing off its latest weaponry: an updated version of its robot soldiers. The country's ...
What is different is the addition of Pods, robotic minions that accompany you at all times in the field and are capable of being upgraded with various ...
The Robotic surgery equipment industry revenue is projected to increase to $12.9 billion by 2022. Robotic surgery equipment continues to comprise a ...
According to a recent research published by Tractica, the report projects that the market for healthcare robots, including surgical robots, hospital robots ...

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