Thursday, June 29, 2017

6/20/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS   6/20/2017
But the CEO of Kuka, one of the biggest industrial robot makers, said in an interview in the Financial Times on Sunday that the company is planning to ...
Science fiction may have us worried about sentient robots, but it's the mindless ones we need to be cautious of. Conscious machines may actually be ...
I try to keep my ear to the ground when it comes to long-term trends in the computer industry, which is why a recent news report on events at Google ...
At Amazon and other companies, they're working side by side with robots. Experts say while the robots are replacing some human workers, the ...
One of the world's most successful makers of industrial robots plans to turn its hand to creating automatons that help humans.
The rise of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is a great example of a process that integrates robotics into the workplace without rendering humans ...
The Seattle-based web giant, which recently bought the upscale grocer for £11 billion, could slash cashier positions as it automates jobs and cuts ...
robots that will make your life better because the future is now. 267 ... There are robots for that. Robotsare taking over and we love it. There is a ...
With eight seconds left on the crosswalk timer, a robot knows there isn't enough time to cross the street. Robots carting takeout from local restaurants ...
They were probably the closest thing you knew to an actual robot, really. They're not, of course, but they do have something very important in common ...
From delivering pizzas to serving up lattes to driving our cars, robots may be making inroads here in the Bay Area quicker than anywhere else in the ...
Robots are big business: by 2020, the industry will have more than doubled to US$188 billion (S$260.24 billion), predicts IDC, a consultancy.
China's second largest e-commerce company JD.com unveiled a new brand of self-driving delivery robotson Sunday, and college kids were the first ...
Robots and artificial intelligence are projected to upend the job market in the coming years and decades, which means the time to prepare is now.
Language translation could outpace human performance by 2024, responses indicated, and robots may be able to write better high-school-level ...
The brain is such complex organ that we are not even close to fully understanding how it works and regulates the rest of the body. Current AI ...
Robots don't get tired, they don't need breaks, and they don't get distracted.” He said robots will eventually be the most competitive option “for the ...
Humanoid robots under development can be programmed to detect changes in an elderly person's preferences and habits. Image credit: GrowMeUp.
FRANKFURT (Financial Times) -- Kuka, Germany's largest maker of industrial robotics, plans an ambitious move into the world of personal assistant ...
One of China's largest online shopping companies has started to deliver goods to its customers using robots, according to a report in QZ.com.
Everyone's obsessed with robots right now – and most of them haven't got anything good to say about them, except for a small number of researchers ...
One robot on display was made of origami paper; another resembled a rolling colostomy bag. They are more likely to move via muscles that expand ...
'Soft robotics' is making an impact on the tech world, with robots able to better handle various things from fruit to parts of the human body. Reuters' ...
Innovation is the lifeblood of science, but it doesn't come cheap. Solid research and development costs money, but the economic and social returns on ...
It's 2017, and farming has come a long way from its subsistence roots. Drones, satellites, precision agriculture—and now fruit-picking robots?
Artist Patrick Tresset is using robots to draw and create art. The robot classroom is part of his latest exhibition in London called Machine Studies.
Coping with rising wages, factories have turned to robots or automation to improve productivity. The survey said about 40 per cent of manufacturers in ...
JD.com uses augmented reality and virtual reality to offer interactive shopping experience and also uses robots, driverless cars and drones for ...
The Korea Airports Corporation announced on June 19 that it would launch a robot-based service for air purification that is the first one of its kind in the ...
Amazon's bid for Whole Foods is obvious and brilliant. There's a lot of crazy talk about how Whole Foods will get turned into people-less stores like ..
Lely is to host a number of open days on farms this week. One of the key topics up for discussion is the use of robots to milk cows on an outside block ...
Robotic process automation (RPA) and artificial intelligence (AI) are areas that are making great progress in business. From automating transactional ...
There are the bubbling repetitions, so entrancing in their loopy swing; the cartoonish joy of his machines, which whir away like overcharged robots; ...
Based on a vote of 86 to 0 in the country's parliament last week, Estonia is the first country in Europe that allows these food-carrying robots to roam ...
Rishi Ganti used to help manage the personal fortunes of hedge fund founders David Siegel and John Overdeck, whose quantitatively driven ...
But one move which surely won't win us too many brownie points with our future robotic overlords is to take some of their best representatives and ...
Rather than sending humans to far-flung planets, walking soft robots might go in our place, if a new breakthrough is anything to go by. As Dr Conor ...
This robot, which has been designed and manufactured by two professors of an engineering college of the city, — Prof Rahul Tiwari and Aniruddh ...
The field of soft robotics offers great potential for solving a myriad of different issues, but the technology behind it is still yet to reach mainstream, ...
The new market report contains data for historic years 2014 & 2015, the base year of calculation is 2016 and the forecast period is 2017 to 2024.
Fears that jobs will be obliterated by technology are overblown – but there is a real risk that it could make work more unequal, experts have warned.
After doubling over the past decade, assets run by so-called systematic funds have hit a record $500 billion this year, according to estimates from ...
The facility, built as part of a new shopping mall near the city's Confucius Temple, covers 2,400sq-m and has 57 parking spaces and two robots.
NONTHABURI, Thailand (AFP) - Superheroes are coming to the rescue of Thailand's temples, where monks have commissioned giant statues of ...
Xtek has announced it has been awarded a $1.7 million contract to supply two explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) robots to a state police force.
Insane speeds. Stunning wings of death. Autonomous destruction. Crazy fast sumo wrestling Japanese robots are legit. Give me this over drone racing ...
Robotic teams not only build robots and program them to perform designated tasks, but involved students also build science, technology, engineering ...
A newly developed robot for underwater investigation of a damaged reactor at the Fukushima plant moves through the water at a Toshiba Corp. test ...
The supernatural WWII thriller from Paramount and Bad Robot will be released wide on Oct. 26, 2018. It will open a week after Sony's The Girl in the ...

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