Friday, April 28, 2017

WEDNESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS  4/26/2017
If robots are ever going to make their way into our homes, they're going to have to be easy to control. At the moment, the interfaces designed to control ...
Of all the futuristic technologies that seem closer to becoming mainstream each day, robotics is the one that's likely to elicit both the strongest and ...
A fleet of crime-fighting robots will soon patrol malls in New York — pushing the buttons of Big Apple security guards who fear they'll be replaced.
Two states, Virginia and Idaho, have now passed laws that allow robots to deliver packages, which means they can move along sidewalks and ...
Computers and robots are taking over many types of tasks, shoving aside some workers while boosting the productivity of specialized employees, ...
The robots are coming. And really, in some ways, they're already here. If you've ever tripped over a robot vacuum, you've actually waded into the ...
Ambling over uneven sidewalks, climbing over curbs and pausing at intersections, Starship Technologies' squat, white delivery robots bear a striking ...
Some reports predict that robots will replace 5 million jobs in the next couple of years. Bill Gates thinks we need a "robot tax" to compensate for those ...
In addition to assistive robots in homes, the researchers see applications in search-and-rescue operations and space exploration. The interface has ...
Though robots are getting more and more involved in factory work and in a wide range of other types of jobs—including in the service industry and ...
It's a small leap from ping-pong to factory production. Here, the robot learns on its own how to grab objects. It does it through trial and error, without the ...
Jia Jia, an interactive robot dressed as a young woman in traditional outfit, talk through Skype with Wired magazine founding executive editor Kevin ...
Robots can now assemble cars, around the clock, without much help from humans. Machines can write stories for news publishers. It's simply the way ...
Fortunately, the world has not come to an end by the hands of robotics and artificial intelligence. So, as we march forward through the twenty–first ...
"Robots are going to take it over. By 2030, robots are going to be able to teach us everything 10 times faster, absolutely," says John. "This is a ...
WICKER PARK — Students in a robotics club at a Wicker Park elementary school will show off their engineered creations — including Mr. Bumblebee ...
A new, simpler and efficient interface to control robots will allow laymen to do it without significant training time. Traditionally, robots are controlled by a ...
Welcome to the strangest article you will read all day. As reported by the Mirror, the UK, in the near future, may get its very own “robot sex brothel", ...
Networking industrial machinery could transform manufacturing says German designer Clemens Weisshaar, in this talk Dezeen filmed for lighting ...
6,500 companies from 70 countries and countless exhibits: Hannover Messe is the largest industrial fair in the world. Although robots are clearly the ...
The former Fed chief even addressed the changing workforce, one that includes robots. Bernanke is among those who believe, yes, artificial ...
Visitors interact with the mobile, dexterous, social (MDS) robot Octavia at the Office of Naval Research (ONR) exhibit during Fleet Week New York ...
Its creators originally envisaged the robot as a mobile lab assistant, allowing them to conduct experiments designed to improve efficiency, ...
A new generation of robots is being readied to fill a labor shortage on Britain's farms expected post-Brexit. One of its developers says he envisions a ...
Robots may take away some jobs from humans, but they also create new ones, according to Western Nevada College Professor Emily Howarth.
Robots, which were once used only in massive manufacturing plants with automated assembly lines, have come closer to our daily lives to enable ...
Freeport students, Jeffrey Will, Katie Zingaro, Tyler Bennick and Dainail Colfesh work with there land robot during the Sea Land and Air competition at ...
New insider photos taken by an individual who claims to be a Field Service Engineer for Kuka Robotics – maker of the “X-Men superhero robots” ...
As robots increasingly replace humans in the workplace, those who possess the skills to build and program robots will have a distinct advantage, ...
"We think the robots will live underwater for, like, four to six months and then will come up for maintenance and then go back down, but our goal is to ...
summary of today's top news in Chinese business and technology. Part of the daily SupChina news roundup "The robot Chinese journalists are ...
Whether we should fear future “robotic overlords,” job-killing technologies born out of artificial intelligence and automation, will really depend on who ...
Investment managers appear to be going all in on using new types of computer analysis to pick stocks. Weeks after BlackRock Inc. BLK, +0.24% ...
On the sand, in the air and in the water, the U.S. Marines at Camp Pendleton are training for the next generation of warfare. “Throughout my entire ...
The Orix Rentec has a fleet of different robots for hire, including humanoid secretaries and a robotic arm that can make dumplings. Typically ...
Every Thursday for the past six weeks, Jackson has been running a LEGO Robotics after-school program at Roosevelt Elementary School in the ...
“30 years later, the Time Magazine cover for the best CEO of the year very likely will be a robot. It remembers better than you, it counts faster than you, ...
Then they hear a metallic tinkling and everyone tenses: the robots are coming. Thus it is with the car world right now. We know that fully automated ...
Have you ever wanted to control a swarm of robots? Well, now you can! Robotics researchers at New York University (NYU) have created an app ...
From Real Dolls to this Chinese sex robot shop, the allure of wanting to fuck without putting any effort into a human relationship is one that has ...
NEW DELHI: Safdarjung Hospital will soon be India's first central government-run hospital to offer robotic surgeries. Hospital authorities told TOI that ...
Resistance is futile: China's conquest plan for robot industry ... China had only 49 robots per 10,000 workers in 2015, versus 176 for the U.S., ...
With wheels no bigger than a go-kart and a squat square chassis that weighs 200kg, the future of farm robotics looks like a midget by the standards of ...
As highlighted by the Monster Moto experience, even if manufacturing returns to America, the work will increasingly be done by robots, many of the ...
By Antoine Gara and Maggie McGrath. When William Ackman's ailing hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management bet $1 billion on shares in ...
The iPad was developed, in the Macintosh era of maturity, as a simpler alternaive for content consumption. It nicely eliminated the headaches of PC ...
“If you want a robot to be able to collaborate with a human, say in a manufacturing setting and be able to do multiple tasks that humans can do, we ...

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