Monday, April 17, 2017

SUNDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  4/16/2017
Don Howard is professor of philosophy and a fellow in the John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology and Values at the University of Notre Dame.
Since the creation of the concept of robots, they have usually been imagined as humanoid creatures, modeled after our own appearance: head, torso, ...
ROBOTS will not eliminate people from the workplace, LBC host Andrew Castle has raged – despite new research predicting millions of jobs are ...
Last month it was a sophisticated study from the National Bureau of Economic Research showing that industrial robots alone displace human workers ...
The robots will be responsible for the work typically done by gig-economy delivery personnel: they will be going (rolling) to the restaurant, picking up ...
With the coming of artificial intelligence and robots, millions upon millions of jobs are going to be lost in the next twenty years. The first to go will be ...
The newest dream pet isn't a cat, a dog or a sheep; instead, its creators are calling it a "hybrid animal". UK-based company Consequential Robotics ...
"You can't read a newspaper today without reading a story of robots taking over human work." Ever since the 19th century, people have feared ...
Have you ever thought you can lose your job to a robot? Take a look at an army of robots that sorts 200,000 packages a day at a Chinese delivery ...
KNOXVILLE — Cherokee High School's FIRST Robotics team, Fellowship of the Springs, placed sixth out of the 48 teams at the 2017 Smoky ...
Japanese carmaker Toyota has designed a robotic leg to help disabled people walk. The company demonstrated the new device to reporters at its ...
Weekend Breakfast Presenter Andrew Castle is NOT happy about the thought robots could be taking more than 10 million jobs over the next 10-20 ...
A Chinese delivery service has found a high-tech way to reduce on labour and maximise on efficiency, putting scores of robots to sort over 2,00,000 ...
We tend to think of robots as something like the Terminator or Marvin, or at least the popular press does. What is not completely understood is that ...
US, April 15, 2017: The impact of automation on U.S. jobs is open to debate. Robots have displaced millions of manufacturing workers, and ...
Factory automation and robotics are strong portfolio themes. 'Japan is leading the world in these industries,' he says. Among the companies he holds ...
WHEN CALLUM Daniel first came across Titan the Robot at the age of four, nobody quite realised the effect it would have on him. Now, just four years ...
A boy takes a photo in front of a robot during FMB at 751D•PARK in Chaoyang district. Photo: Li Hao/GT. "Come on! Come on! Yes!" shouted the ...
IT is not exactly the vision of talking computers beloved of sci-fi films, like HAL in 2001: A Space Odyssey. And while the popularity of voice assistants ...
Rex's passion, along with that of roughly 4,800 other high school students, took center stage over recent days at the state robotics championship at ...
That's the kind of proposal we have sent to a customer who said he was interested in a robot who can do the job of a bartender,” said a senior ...
This year's Robot Wars Grand Final is set to be the most vicious yet on BBC2, with a flying shard of robot metal almost smashing its way through the ...
San Francisco - Yelp's Eat24 has teamed up with Marble, a robot delivery startup, and will start delivering food in the evening in the relatively flat ...
Why AI and robotics will define New Health – which is based on a commissioned survey of over 11,000 people from 12 countries across Europe, the ...
Research is being conducted to create robot “honeybees” that would be unaffected by insecticides and herbicides. These machine pollinators are ...
WATCH: A high school robotics team from Victoria will be competing in a global tournament this month. Ceilidh Millar reports.
“You get your robot to do autonomous things during the match,” said team member Guy Stoppi. “You can program really cool things into your robot ...
This robot taught itself to play the Korean game alkkagi, where players try to flick their opponents' stones off the board, and now has a 90 percent win ...
Robots inherit any racial or gender bias displayed in the language used by the humans with whom they interact, claims a new study. Billions of words ...
Digital Minds with their robot, Synapse, at the Las Vegas Regional. Back row ... The event will showcase more than 400 robots from over 39 countries.
Unless, of course, you've played Deep Town: Mining Factory, in which case it's inhabited by tiny, mining robots, using special powers to search for ...
Swarmathon brings 20 colleges from around the country to the Kennedy Space Center where students program small rover robots, or “Swarmies,” to ...
Following its win at the Pacific Northwest District Championship on April 7, Tahoma Robotics Club's battle-scarred robot is in the shop preparing for its ...
Three Butte Creek robotics teams returned from a national competition on April 4, bringing home 8th, 10th and 15th-place titles.
First Lego League Team 1920, known as FlufflePuff, is composed of students in grades five to nine. The team uses a Lego robot that has to complete ...
At long last, after a year and a half and two Christmas specials, Doctor Who has returned. There is perhaps just a bit of bittersweetness to it. After all ...
While it seems only female robots are currently being developed, Abyss CEO Matt McMullen says the app's foundation is genderless. Once "the male ...
The latest episode of Attack on Titan is the weakest to come from the season so far. Of course considering, what's happened so far, with the Beast ...
The official trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2 has been unveiled, and it features many familiar faces within the Star Wars universe. Check it out below.
The combat system is extremely similar, even identical, but, here the robots can transform in the midst of battle. Combat is simple and easy to master ...
Gantry/Cartesian Robots Market provides detailed market segment level data on the international market. The Gantry/Cartesian Robots market report ...
In this report, the United States Surgical Robots for the Spine market is valued at USD XX million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD XX million by ...
With its second regional competition win in a row, PWNAGE Robotics Team 2451 from St. Charles is heading to the FIRST Robotics Competition ...
The home robot—”a fresh approach to telepresence,” according to manufacturer OhmniLabs—makes it easy for folks to share experiences—cooking, ...
MHS students head to world robotics competition ... Student Duston Schesny, sophomore, explained how the team's robot works to compete in this ...
Dancouga is probably my all-time favorite super robot anime. Set in the near future, an alien race known as the Muge invade and conquer Earth.
The robot loads gear onto an airship and while that's just one of the coolest parts, as female in a male dominated field, Bartels is already making a ...
Members of the Puckett's Mill Elementary robotics team, the Sparrowbots, walk out of a pep rally at the school on Friday as they prepare for a trip next ...
Players have to battle a variety of different Omnic robots, hack some terminals, ... Some robots will spawn or be in the streets on the way there, but they ...

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