Wednesday, May 31, 2017

TUESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   5/30/2017
Robots are taking over the world's workforce—and why shouldn't they? For so many jobs, machines are faster, more consistent, smarter, and cheaper ...
A Pepper humanoid robot stands at a Mizuho Bank branch in Tokyo. For Japan and Germany, robots are likely to step up as their labor force growth ...
Good thing they're also prime candidates for robot revolutions. Increased automation and more use of robotic technology in these manufacturing ...
This is what appears to have happened in the curious case of the robots. Hundreds of plausible news outlets have in recent months featured at least ...
RICHMOND—Having your groceries delivered by a robot sounds like something out of "The Jetsons," but that prospect is not as futuristic as you may ...
"To the extent that robots can undertake activity that require labor, they will compensate for the negative impact that a slower growth in labor force ...
So-called “collaborative” robots, or “cobots,” have captured the imagination of a number of plastics processors who are looking for automation that can ...
Unlike his contemporaries, Southland farmer David Johnstone doesn't have to get up at 4 am to milk his cows - his robots have it covered. Johnstone ...
LONDON, May 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer robotics is shifting from a phase of being largely dominated by cleaning robots, into robotic ...
“The robots for these applications will be silver because it is intrinsically safe with spark-proof aluminum and purged out motor cavities,” explained ...
Fast-food franchises often get a bad rap for being slow to change, but this time they find themselves in the unique position of being among the first in ...
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS - PVC pipe, duct tape, zip ties, screws, small buoy floats and motorized propellers — these were the materials science teacher ...
There is a looming crisis which is not getting the campaign airtime it deserves in this election: the encroachment of automation into our workforce.
Robotics applications are wide-ranging, but I will look at one which is of specific interest, the customer facing hospitality sector. This is an industry that ...
SINGAPORE — Between 2010 and 2015, the number of industrial robots in Singapore grew by a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 20 per ...
The Gateway High School robotics program sent two teams to compete in the national SeaPerch competition on May 19, 2017, at Georgia Institute of ...
When 9-year-old Adler Kullman pushed "start" on an iPad app, a baseball-sized robot named Dot started blinking. "Hello," Dot said. "Dot likes to look ...
During the five-day event, campers will learn to build, program and operate LEGO Mindstorms EV3 robots and participate in the World Robot Olympiad ...
Nvidia wants to help train robots in a virtual environment before such autonomous machines are released into the real-world, something its aims to ...
The city of Singapore continues to utilize robotics in all economic sectors to compensate for a shortage of workers. The latest robot deployed into the ...
Oscar Chan Yuk-yiu, who works for toy company Hasbro, said his team wore Transformers costumes and masks this year as the robots were their ...
robot priest that delivers blessings in five languages and beams light from its hands has been unveiled as part of an exhibition to mark the ...
It found that more than half of respondents (55pc) said they were willing to use advanced computer technology or robots with AI that can answer health ...
Gestures are the most innate language of mammals and now including robots in our primal movements means we have reached a new milestone of ...
Nigel Dalton, chief inventor at the REA Group, said robotics were reaching the stage where real estate agents who didn't adapt would be out of work.
As artificial intelligence and robotics continue to pick up steam, thousands of jobs we could once take for granted are at risk of being automated, ...
You might have enjoyed the popular movie in the 80's, but Robocop has now become a reality. The world's first robot police officer is now patrolling ...
Thanks to a fun STEM program, Dawe Elementary School students were able to build Lego robots and create a code that would make them move ...
The report provides key statistics on the market status of the Collaborative Robots manufacturers and is a valuable source of guidance and direction ...
While some people spend Memorial Day weekend barbecuing or going to the beach, two titans of TV spent it another way — by having a wedding.
If you've ever wondered what the development of AI and robotics might mean for your sex life, you should have been with us last month for our ...
Demand for Wittmann automation systems and robots is increasing, leading to expansion of the production area for robots still under way in Vienna.
Enterprise investment in robotic process automation (RPA) is set to soar in Australia and New Zealand, according to new research from analyst firm ...
Eldercare-Assistive Robots Market analyzed the Industry region, including the product price, profit, capacity, production, capacity utilization, supply, ...
But the system still has flaws, according to a Stanford University robotics researcher, who says it shows a disturbing inability to recognize cyclists.
Have you ever gotten so frustrated trying to open a door while holding a coffee cup that you invented a pair of supplemental robotic arms that were ...
A chess-playing robot stole the show as Asia's largest tech fair kicked off in Taiwan ... The full-size robot impressed visitors by taking a pawn piece in a ...
robot priest that beams lights from its hands is giving 'auto-blessings' in the same German city where Martin Luther launched the Protestant ...
Most plans for universal basic income start by suggesting a tax robots. The goal here is to replace revenue lost from the mass numbers of unemployed ...
Gridbot Technologies is an Ahmedabad-based start-up specializing in Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Vision. It is a rather small company ...
Flippy the robot was built with one function in mind: flipping hamburgers. Here in America today is Memorial Day, the unofficial start to the summer ...

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