Thursday, June 29, 2017

6/22/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS    6/22/2017
This year's Christmas must-have toys will be life-like dolls with artificial intelligence and a Lego robot which can be controlled from an iPad, according ...
On Wednesday, Scott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin, signed a new law permitting the use of delivery robots on crosswalks and sidewalks across ...
Swiss-Mexican designer Nicole Pérez has designed a series of misbehaving robots that mimic the annoying aspects of intimate relationships.
But in 2015, Japanese researchers found neurophysiological evidence that humans feel empathy for robotsappearing to be in pain: Brain scans ...
Researchers have built a soft, motor-free robot that moves in response to an electric current – and its supple, compact frame makes it equally suitable ...
For Peter and eight other Anne Arundel County students this year, the robots have allowed them to be in class while they heal. They control the robots ...
The German firm is one of the world's top manufacturers of industrial robots, and its robot arms are instantly recognizable thanks to their signature ...
Every few weeks, a telepresence robot rolls by my desk. It's usually a co-worker in a distant office on her way to a meeting, or checking in on the ...
In most places in the U.S., it's not necessarily legal for a robot to roll around on a sidewalk. But now three states — Wisconsin, Idaho and Virginia ...
But a majority said they would be prepared to use robotic tools if they could be shown to help in the surgery and reduce the risks of injury to patients.
To uninformed Western audiences, sumo wrestling might seem like little more than two giant Japanese men bumping their large bodies into each ...
Alan Wagner, assistant professor of aerospace engineering, conducts an experiment with a Baxter robot in the Robot Ethics and Aerial Vehicles Lab.
As pretty much anyone with half a brain knows, robots are coming for our jobs. Between self-checkouts, self-driving cars, and the giant security egg-bot ...
Unmanned aircraft are generally either built from the ground up, with robotic systems integrated from the earliest design stages, or are existing aircraft ...
When you build intelligent humanoid robots that can talk, smile, blink and make eye contact, you simply bring your research project onto the ...
Recovering stroke outpatient Darril Quaschbick, 78, does physical therapy in an exoskeleton robot that aids in rehabilitating his motor skills to walk ...
Rats are nimble navigators, able to find their way around, under, and over obstacles, and through the tightest spaces. Roboticists have long dreamed ...
Artificial intelligence-enabled robots can look for highly unusual conditions on planets or comets and make the decision to investigate them before ...
Trying to anticipate the future of work can sometimes make one feel a little like Nostradamus, casting about in a murky future. For Thomas Jelley, of the ...
Image Credit: Tom's GuideWhile there are plenty of robot kits on the market, KOOV stands out because you can use its combination of blocks, ...
Their September 16 showdown is being hailed as a fight of the decade -- but first Canelo Alvarez and Gennady "GGG" Golovkin tangle with the classic ...
You wouldn't want to meet these robot sumo wrestlers in a dark alley ... The robotsoffer an insight into the kind of ruthless moves we may have to face ...
ROCKVILLE, Md., June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kalorama Information says that robotic lab automation is making progress and removing some of ...
In 2012 in his book The Machine Question (Critical Perspectives on AI, Robots, and Ethics) by David J. Gunkel, it deals on the question of moral ...
The topic of robots replacing people is a discussion happening by both executives and workers. Whether in the C-suite or on the assembly line, what ...
Sophia, the realistic humanoid robot who smiles mischievously and tells jokes appeared, on Good Morning Britain with Piers Morgan and Susanna ...
The thought of this makes us ask: Will a robot take my job? ... The aptly named site “Will Robots Take My Job" will provide you with a basic idea about ...
Priya and fellow members of this all-girl team work together inside Carnegie Mellon University's Field Robotics Center to build robots that perform ...
“From instruction on implementing robot safety measures to helping attendees understand the latest collaborative robot, vision and motion control ...
The FINANCIAL -- The global market for robotics is growing far faster than expected and is projected to reach $87 billion by 2025, according to new ...
BEIJING, 22 June (BelTA - People's Daily) - China has unveiled and deployed its first batch of nuclear emergency response robots, which are ...
If we're lucky, robots might steal our chores before they steal our jobs. Next on the list could be ironing, now that a humanoid robot has mastered the ...
Take heed, wretched sinners… One day in the not-too-distant future a robot may indeed show you that the path to Robot Heaven lies in the Good Book ...
BOSTON, June 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) The global market for robotics is growing far faster than expected and is projected to reach $87 billion ...
Much of the discourse about public education revolves around the idea of teaching kids “21st century skills” and prepping them for the jobs of the ...
Mars, at least as far as we know, is a planet populated entirely by robots. Our efforts to make them more autonomous and explore the rocky surface on ...
By robotisation, in this case we mean the increasing number of tasks performed by robots that were originally performed by people. The first 'visible' ...
Technology and youth education combined for several hours during a 4-H robotics workshop June 12 in the conference room at the Lone Star Annex ...
Predictions about robots taking over the workplace don't provide the best outlook for the future, with millions jobless and jackbooted Terminators ruling ...
As machines, robots, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) increasingly find their way to the factory floor, some believe that 'lights-out' manufacturing (where a ...
In response to increasing sales growth, AUTEC, the leading provider of robotic sushi machines sets to expands its U.S. operation to the East Coast.
Dutch engineer Martijn Wisse is the man creating the robots for people's living rooms, roads, fields, factories and hospitals, partly inspired by sci-fi ...
One new study has revised its global robotics market projection up nearly 30%, from $67 billion to $87 billion by 2025. … Autodesk finally has a new ...
The robots are essentially high-tech rolling coolers loaded with sensors that can read the environment. People also can operate them remotely.
Researchers from Oxford University and Yale University predict that artificial intelligence will exceed human performance in most tasks in the next 25 ...
About 70 minutes into the new “Transformers” movie — by the time the last surviving descendant of Merlin has used her magic DNA to awaken a robot ...
Chris Hill crouches beside a Holstein on the Briggs Dairy Farm in Vergennes to explain exactly how a robotmilks a cow. Without any human prodding, ...
In “Robotic space exploration agents,” a research article published in the Focus section of Science Robotics on Wednesday, a pair of scientists at ...
ROSENDALE – The Madigan family at Rosendale wanted to modernize their 160-cow, 750 acre dairy farm at Rosendale but they didn't want to ...
Researchers at the Pentagon hope to teach robots better manners to ensure they are “safe and trustworthy collaborators” with human partners.

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