Wednesday, May 31, 2017

SUNDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   5/28/2017
In the long run, everyone in our mathematically modeled economy ends up worse off. Yes, technology is far better, but there's less capital available for ...
A human hand can find a tool without looking, or put down a glass of water without spilling. But for robots, these actions are harder than they seem.
If someday robots are roaming the rows of trees and vines, it definitely would prove a game-changer — but the game won't change tomorrow, and it's ...
The Munroe Elementary School Robotics Club split into two teams (the Monday and Wednesday groups) and engaged in a competition May 8 in the ...
Bill Gates recently proposed a tax on robots. On the surface, it sounds crazy, but underlying it all, does it make sense? There is concern in a lot of ...
ASTANA – Robots will start working at the uranium plant of the Kazatomprom national atomic company in the South Kazakhstan region by the end of ...
Orbit Robotics 1360 team members (L-R) Aidan Lehal ,15, Anuar Saenger, 16, and Ethan Childerhouse ,16, do some last minute adjustments to their ...
BEIJING — Ever wondered why human-like robots today invariably look pale-skinned? It is not due to any bias on scientists' part. It's just that robotic ...
While Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been laying out a futuristic vision of highly automated, human-free car factories staffed by robots, it's the legacy auto ...
The packaging robots market size was valued at $2471 million in 2016 and is projected to reach $4,649 million by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 9.6% ...
(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A woman poses next to French designer Gael Langevin's InMoov robot after he unveiled it at a technology fair in Bucharest, ...
PRINTED IN PLASTIC: A woman poses beside French designer Gael Langevin's InMoov robot after it was unveiled yesterday at a tech fair in ...
Searching recently for evidence of artificial intelligence taking over our jobs, lives, and everything else, Tom Davenport came up empty. “Nary a robot ...
Next year Fremont Middle School will start a robotics class, but the class needs more funds to buy robot sets and pay registration fees needed to get ...
According to PwC, the robots are taking on more jobs such as picking and packaging, testing or inspecting products, or assembling minute electronics.
He estimates there are more than 1,000 DIY robots made by people who followed his design. His robot can be programmed to speak English, Spanish ...
Volvo has made a robot truck that makes picking up rubbish safer, swifter and more efficient - but it also cuts the manpower needed for the job.
... Polytechnic Institute (WPI) will open its campus Saturday, June 10, for the sixth annual TouchTomorrow a festival of science, technology, and robots.
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) " A French designer has shown his humanoid DIY robot for the first time to the public in Romania. The life-size white ...
Local robotics teams Esko High School's Subzero and Duluth East High School's Daredevils tested their handbuilt robots against machines from ...
HONG KONG — Sören Schwertfeger finished his postdoctorate research on autonomous robots in Germany, and seemed set to go to Europe or the ...
Summary: AHMEDABAD: Make in India drive just got a shot in the arm after a city- based startup helped a power plant in Mundra save crores of ...
But maybe the most striking part about the robot being at 9580 Macon Road is that it represents a new investment of more than a $125,000 at a time ...
Price Water Coppers, (PwC) has shed light on what the robotic takeover means for the factory and workers, noting that industrial robots are on the ...
Late last year, Snap acquired LA-based drone company Ctrl Me Robotics, according to Buzzfeed. Recent reports indicate that the maker of Snapchat ...
BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT fans were not happy last night as Jay Wynn - who was dressed as a giant Transformers robot - sailed through to next week's ...
SAN FRANCISCO, May 26 (Xinhua) -- Roboticists at the University of California, Berkeley, have built a new robot that can pick up and move unfamiliar, ...
The research team hopes that with further study, their findings will help improve robotics, orthopedic braces, and artificial limbs, and lead to more ...
The robots are coming to take our jobs – so what should we be doing for work (and our workers) when they arrive? Rod Snodgrass, director of The ...
The only alternative we had was to locate where the hammer stuck in the pipe, which would take around a week's time, had we not employed the robot ...
This drama isn't just for baby sea turtles, but now includes the CTurtle robot that uses machine learning to understand how to walk across the sand.
photo by Ryan Bergeron The GMR Gator Robotics team, including mentors and students participants, posed for a picture with their second-place state ...
THE SYSTEM used for the robotic surgery is named after Leonardo daVinci, who Dr. Del Ashcraft explained created the first robot — a knight that ...
Aurora Flight Sciences recently released video (above) of one of its robots “landing” a simulated Boeing 737-800. The event, which took place at the ...
It's fair to say most tenancies won't offer a robot butler, Charley, like one LA development does, but increasingly the technophile tenant is looking for ...
We also talk about the future of work as the robots advance, and we ask whether a retro phone is a sign that we are getting tired of being connected all ...
Team Storm, a robotics team from Terre Haute, has won the FIRST LEGO League North American Open Championship, conducted at Legoland in ...
The Tata Power Plant in Mundra (Gujarat) was staring at expenditures worth crores after a 2kg hammer fell into a high-pressure steam pipe during a ...
robotics mentor helped influence the direction Appleton East senior Evans Chen would take in life. Nick Luther helped the students on the East ...
Researchers at the University of Minnesota have developed a process for 3D printing stretchable electronic sensory devices that could give robots the ...
Heart-related disorder treatment has undergone a renaissance in the last few decades. Scientists are now working on ways to create artificial hearts, ...
For the third year in a row, the University of Alabama Astrobotics team won the NASA Robotic Mining Competition at the Kennedy Space Center in ...
An 'evil' trend of importing lifelike sex dolls into Australia is on the rise, with depraved shoppers ordering anatomically correct silicone 'robots' to ...
Newton Medical Center (NMC) is now the second hospital in the State of Kansas to offer Stryker's Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Total Hip replacement ...
A BOMB hoax caused homes to be evacuated and a city centre street was put on lockdown for hours after a suspicious package was found in ...
No, this isn't a dream. Season 2 of USA Network's Emmy-winning drama “Mr. Robot” has been shipped to the entire TV academy membership of ...
Detecting landmines is no easy task, but thankfully, a team of researchers at the Arizona State University is developing a fleet of robotic turtles to locate ...
During a recent board meeting, Good Samaritan's board of governors approved the $1.35 million purchase of Stryker's Mako Robotic-Arm to assist ...
If Scherzer is a whirling dervish on the days he starts, Strasburg is a robot. That's not a bad thing, mind you. It works for him and his personality.

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