Monday, April 17, 2017

SATURDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  4/15/2017
Japan is certainly fond of its robots so it's perhaps little surprise that the women's national volleyball team has started using them to help improve its ...
You'd never mistake Baxter and Sawyer for humans, though they were designed to work alongside them. Each has programmable robotic arms that ...
The impact of automation on U.S. jobs is open to debate. Robots have displaced millions of manufacturing workers, and automation is getting cheaper ...
There's a fierce competition underway on the Saginaw Valley State University campus. But the competitors are robots. The students remotely ...
Robots to replace 1 in 3 UK jobs over next 20 years, warns IPPR ... in the less prosperous parts of the UK cope with the threat of the looming robot ...
The use of robotics can be important in the education of children and teens —particularly in learning how to solve problems — according to co-founder ...
The robotics division of the defense contractor started life more than 20 years ago as a maker of machines that move radioactive materials around ...
From the factory floor to the supermarket, the call centre to the video store, it has happened to the working class already: waves of technological ...
... they don't have enough data to determine exactly how automation, robots, and innovations like the on-demand economy are affecting employment.
Meanwhile, I still feel like the world's leaders are missing the boat on how much of a paradigm change we are going through when it comes to robots, ...
Russia's space-bound humanoid robot FEDOR (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research) is being trained to shoot guns from both of its ...
A cute, robotic language tutor called Musio, has made it from crowdfunding campaign to full-fledged product with a debut in stores this week in Japan.
Two InMoov 3D-printed robots will be on display and available for selfies on Friday, April 21 from 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. in the lobby of International City ...
"When there's volitility, people will latch on to some non-optimal ideas," says George Mason economist Tyler Cowen in a conversation about his new ...
It's National Robotics Week and the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition is giving an inside look for those interested in Science, ...
The combat robot event features weapons-enabled bots fighting each other in a bracket-style competition. Winners are declared via a points system at ...
The firm has installed hi-tech machines making millions of blocks of chocolate each day, and robots to put bars into boxes. The Birmingham site is ...
PEOPLE are right to be frightened of artificial intelligence taking over our society because it learns from the worst of human behaviour, an LBC host ...
Far fewer of us now work on farms, for example, thanks to super-efficient machines that do the bulk of the work. Such technology has boosted ...
MOST RECENT. Terrifying gun wielding robots are being tested in Russia ... Russia is testing terminator style gun wielding robots. Terrifying gun ...
The FIRST Robotics Championships will host more than 400 teams from more than 50 countries, a highly competitive playing field. FIRST stands for ...
In San Francisco, robotic startup Marble robots are working with Eat24 to ... (Shei) “For the robot to have a voice to talk to the people, they're curious ...
National Robotics Week 2017 is under way, with the April 8-16 observance featuring contests and events across the country. The 10 famed robots ...
Thirty-six robots, 14 from off-campus, participated in Saturday's “S.W.O.R.D. Fights 3: Revenge of the Wedge,” sponsored by the Student Wildcats of ...
Category 5, a team of Ashley Ridge and Summerville High School students, are among those headed to Houston for a robotics competition. (Source: ...
The Ohmni telepresence robot has already helped one man save his mother's life. He grew concerned when his mother didn't answer the phone one ...
The construction process involved two stationary industrial robotic arms with the strength and precision necessary for the fiber-winding work, while a ...
Off it, there are robots that would shake their heads in dismay at the control of it all. Impressionable young adults are being trained to within an inch of ...
Robots are finding their way into our homes, and John Martellaro thinks Apple needs to set the bar for quality and security. John, along with Bryan ...
Hollywood has long taught movie goers there's no point in space travel without a trusty robot by your side. NASA thinks so too, enough to commission ...
On the Thursday before spring break, while many of us were packing suitcases or cramming for last minute midterms, the SU Robotics club had their ...
Robots come in many different shapes and sizes these days. Whereas most people are concerned over how robots will take their jobs, scientists are ...
It's a robot costume designed to help NASA evaluate how humans will interact with robots. The goal is to make the costume so real that people are ...
Justin Franz, back, and Cade Espy, front, on the Winona Ramhawks robotics team work on their robot before a practice match in on Thursday at the La ...
Members of the Irish team taking part in the 2017 VEX Robotics World Championship Harry Moran and Matthew Cronin. Image: Luke Maxwell.
CHILD bearing sex robots capable of falling pregnant and giving birth to “healthy human babies” is “very close to reality”, experts told Daily Star Online ...
Jay M. Robinson's VEX Robotics C Team will attend World Championships this month. Pictured are team members Brendan Mangan, Cheryle ...
But with a world robotics competition coming up April 19 in Texas, the seven Brain Stormz team members were scrambling last week to work out a few ...
A Silicon Valley robotics company that had been providing robots to hotels to help with room service duties has broadened its focus and is now ...
The gadget is created to be worn on one leg at a time for patients severely paralyzed on one side of the body due to a stroke or other ailments, Eiichi ...
TAL, which has a facility in Pune that can make 3,000 robots a year, recently launched Brabo, a highly indigenized robot priced in the range of Rs 5-7 ...
In Silicon Valley, you can buy everything from pizza to coffee made by a robot. Sally the Salad Robot, which debuted at San Francisco coding ...
The robots are made from a number of rods and cables allowing them to easily adapt to moving through challenging terrains and making it much ...
ELKHART — Two local robotics teams that are part of the ETHOS Science Center Program and Granger Exploration and Robotics Studio are headed ...
Courtesy photo Scotland County Schools elementary and middle school Robotics Clubs held a Lego Robotics Showcase last weekend at Sycamore ...
It's a lesson Long Lake Elementary School fifth-grader Austin Tuchalski continues to learn as his VEX robotics team builds — and rebuilds — its ...
This year's competition featured more than 1,000 competitors and 350 robots. The club traveled to the NRC challenge with 23 students and competed ...
The upcoming robot apocalypse has never looked more delicious. While our future evil robot overlords might not be made out of food, they can at least ...
Then all of the sudden, without warning, one of them slaps a fly crawling up her neck. It's a little thing, right? Except she's not supposed to do that.
Launched in California yesterday, Sally the Salad Robot can create a bowl of calorie-specific salad in a minute, offering customers a thousand ...

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