Tuesday, June 27, 2017

6/15/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   6/15/2017
The idea that factories will be automated and run by robots in five years is "b-------t", outgoing General Electric Chief Executive Jeff Immelt said on ...
Less than a month after introducing a tie-in for the animated movie franchise Cars, the company's now taking the wraps off of its first non-robotic ...
Robots deliver “start rotors” to pilots at the airship during the FIRST Robotics 2017 Regional competition at Magness Arena on March 25, 2017 in ...
The United FreshTEC conference featured a session on automation and ag robots. Panelists included Bob Pitzer (from left), co-founder of ...
Starting as a niche technology, 3D printing has been around for a long time. And talk of how this technology could transform the construction industry, ...
A Japanese industrial group has unveiled a swimming robot designed be used underwater to probe damage from meltdowns at the Fukushima ...
Yes. You read that right. A movie about Transformers in ancient Rome. If they do not fight for the entertainment of the masses in the Coliseum, it will be ...
Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l'Ontario students will have their technological prowess on display at a new forum where robots they have ...
THORNTON, Colo. - Amazon has announced it will be opening its third Colorado facility in Thornton, which will be the first in the state to use robots.
General Electric Co. is testing drones and robotic "crawlers" for quality inspection of refineries, factories, railroads and industrial equipment, seeking to ...
We were surrounded by robots. Bald and pink-faced police officers were milling about or running bomb-defusing robots through test courses provided ...
Motor sport, and F1 especially, has always sought to explore new technologies and the latest innovations but how will these advances impact sport in ...
Then we looked at tech devices, specifically robots, as "mediating" between us and the world, particularly when used in teaching and health care as ...
Automation is the biggest threat to those industries — but mining and manufacturing aren't the only sectors under siege from the robots. In fact, retail ...
Scientists at Harvard University have created a new class of soft robots, built with drinking straws and inspired by arthropod insects and spiders.
Robot Wars UK Champions Apollo will be fighting it out live in Grantham along with many other stars of the BBC2 hit show at Robots Live. The show ...
It doesn't take someone within the industrial automation market to realize that the uses of robots are growing larger and larger, and well beyond just ...
Autonomous autos are advancing so rapidly that companies like Uber Technologies Inc. and Alphabet Inc.'s Waymo are beginning to offer robot rides ...
A host of bizarre biomedical robots turned up at ICRA 2017, IEEE's flagship robotics conference, which took place earlier this month in Singapore.
One recent demonstration was at the Georgia Aquarium, which is planning to test one of the robots in action this summer in a parking garage.
Robots are coming for our Ms. Pac-Man high scores. Robots may not take our jobs, but, it appears, they will take our video game high scores.
Technavio has published a new report on the global underwater exploration robots market from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire).
YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) — A Japanese industrial group has unveiled a swimming robot designed be used underwater to probe damage from ...
Now the Robot Report, an industry news website, says “China's strategic plan for a robotic future is working,” citing the growth in numbers of Chinese ...
To better enable educators to introduce coding to students using Sphero SPRK+ robots, LocknCharge announces the release of the Sphero SPRK+ ...
Detroit: Become Human is the next project in the works from Fahrenheit and Heavy Rain creator David Cage, so it's sure to be a rollercoaster of ...
The night before the conference starts, hundreds of guests were treated to a gathering of speeches from key personnel, but also featured robots from a ...
John Bassett, a security consultant with a 20-year career at GCHQ, believes deadly combat robots are rapidly becoming “a reality” of modern day ...
The RoboCup competition is held annually, with the ultimate ambition of developing a robot football team capable of winning against the champions of ...
Goldman Sachs is automating the work previously done by associates earning $326,000 a year, and Bloomberg reports that half of the tasks needed ...
The Racing 92 assistant coach admits he was fearful of seeing players who would “turn into robots” but the reality came in the form of video sessions ...
Very recently, both Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg spoke about the huge changes the robot revolution is likely to bring in. In just numbers, according ...
The Arts and Bots workshop teaches instructors how to build and animate cardboard robots using art supplies, motors, LED lights, moving parts, and ...
As part of furthering its vision of placing a robot in every home, Japanese tech-giant, SoftBank Group, announced that it has definitive plans to acquire ...
SAW (single actuating wave) robots are versatile robots that travel on any surface, climb walls and even swim. The real-world applications are endless ...
The TurtleBot 2, which Open Robotics calls the “world's most popular open source robot for education and research,” has long been the de facto ...
Zombies, demons and giant robots - VR shines at E3. 15 June 2017 - 11:17. Zombies from the television series "The Walking Dead" and demons are ...
ARMDORE, PA – A lot of kids are interested in robots and computers and all the cool, cutting edge technology. But those topics are complex and can ...
Researchers in London are developing a robotic arm, inspired by the tentacles of an octopus, which can squeeze through small gaps. It could be used ...
When knee and hip surgical robots are used, patients have less bleeding, reduction of postoperative pain, fewer readmissions to the hospital and ...
Accenture research has made it clear that concerns about jobs that robots could steal were shared by employees and bosses alike. In fact, its study of ...
The robotic revolution is set to cause the biggest transformation in the world's workforce since the industrial revolution. Thanks to advances in ...
Research from the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council has found that almost half of consumers would rethink purchasing from brands that place ...
The robotic bar will open on 30 June on the Miracle Mile – a mile stretch of 200 shops in Las Vegas – featuring two cocktail-shaking robots capable of ...
Reuters is reporting (autoplay video warning) this morning that the US Government is getting on board the Robots are Going to Kill Us All craze, ...
So instead of building out and hiring more workers, the national grocery chain built up and replaced many employees with robots. "The combination of ...
The school created two robots – Nemesis and Little Conor – for the competition. Groups were provided with a kit by the organisers with instructions on ...
In a highly congested city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), robots have been recruited to act as traffic police. Replacing conventional ...
Robotics and artificial intelligence offer manufacturers in Wales a great way to overtake the competition, according to panellists at Insider's Future of ...
Global 3C Industrial Robots Market Research Report 2017 tracks the major market events including product launches, technological developments, ...

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