Monday, June 19, 2017

6/7/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS  6/7/2017
The language we use to describe the end of robots, replicants, Time Lords and other "non-humans" reveals we do not believe they experience death ...
1 / 3 Follow the orange ball. Students and their robots had to score the most goals by shooting brightly coloured balls into two nets. Sue Sgambati/ ...
The language we use to describe the end of robots, replicants, Time Lords and other “non-humans” reveals we do not believe they experience death ...
R2-D2, Johnny 5 and Rosie – robots serving people food has long been a science fiction theme. On Friday, GEN Korean BBQ House in Montclair ...
Amazon's fulfillment center in Tracy offers a case study of the effects that robots will have on the future of jobs. While big retailers like Walmart and ...
The first robots built were remote controlled and focused on the mechanics of movement and task completion. Students also utilized their creativity and ...
Hector Martinez drives, builds and programs robots. And he is only in fifth grade. Shy and soft-spoken, Hector says he wants to work in robotics when ...
Will robots soon replace store employees? It is a fascinating, but frightening question. RetailDetail will investigate in its new co-creation platform Home ...
Is this time different? Will robots, artificial intelligence and automation really take jobs? And how will people be affected? As Axios Future of Work ...
A total of 86 robots perform welding, part handling, riveting and other tasks on the sheet metal assembly line at Maserati's plant in Grugliasco, Italy.
The easiest way to teach a robot how to pick something is to simply let it learn to pick up object after object by itself, trying different techniques and ...
The performance of humans' puny brains will be outmatched by computers within just 13 years, billionaire Elon Musk has claimed. The Tesla and ...
Frank Friedman: Today's conversations tend to focus heavily on the degree to which robots may take the place of humans, which can be a scary ...
MANILA - Companies seeking to cut costs may be tempted to downscale their call center operations in favor of artificial intelligence, but it's the human ...
When we think of automation—specifically replacing workers with robots—our reaction is worry about the social burden of laying off thousands of ...
Robots have been part of the production line for decades, but until recently they've been kept apart from humans for safety reasons – either inside ...
Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a robotic system that uses 3D scanning to intelligently stack and balance irregularly shaped objects.
They have begun creating and offering their own turn-key solutions to their customers in a growing market of industrial robots in the Russian ...
As reported by Business Insider's Elena Holodny, 47% of total US employment is at high risk of automation in the next ten to twenty years, according to ...
The humanoid robot, known for its emotional intelligence, will interact with customers, explain the various procedures and help them complete the ...
But how does a robot know when it has a secure grip on something? To help teach our future overlords the proper way to grasp objects, researchers at ...
Increased automation is changing the $9 billion agriculture industry in Salinas Valley, as workers and technology combine to increase agricultural ...
The three telepresence robots, named Carey, Sparky and Gizmo, will have rolling stands that hold tablets, allowing students to interact with the ...
It's also mired by waste, severe worker shortages and weak productivity growth — all of which mean the business of building is ripe for a robotic ...
Technavio has published a new report on the global agricultural robots market from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire) ...
He writes, “…corporations and investors are spending billions — at least $8.5 billion last year on AI, and $1.8 billion on robots — toward making all ...
So far, all the promotional material put out by the makers of Transformers: The Last Knight has been intriguing, with its preview introducing viewers to ...
London, June 6 (IANS) Scientists have mounted a sensor technology on robots to give them greater sensitivity and dexterity to help them manipulate ...
Dejounte Murray is slowly but surely winning over the hearts of Spurs fans, and he's doing that even in the offseason. We've seen the kid train by ...
Thankfully, Joe Jones, the creator of iRobot's Roomba, has a solution -- a solar-powered robot that lives in home gardens and weeds every day so you ...
Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have given robots greater sensitivity and dexterity by mounting sensors on the grippers of their arms.
The IPA's new president has an ambitious and tech-focused agenda. Interview by Ellen Hammett. Sarah Golding, chief executive of CHI & Partners ...
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited is one of the most powerful financial companies in the world. The 172-year-old UK firm, which is commonly referred ...
The end of the school year brought students in Jeffrey Post's fifth-grade class one of the world's oldest lifecycle lessons alongside one that's fairly ...
In this new working relationship, the retailer will be implementing the NICE Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to help oversee its order and delivery ...
These three guidelines (or four, depending on if you accept the Zeroth Law) set forth the ways in which robots can interact with human beings. Inspired ...
Ever fancied living with a robot who can help alleviate some of your day to day struggles? Well now you can – as part of a new television series where ...
Brokers are “doomed” by robots, website claims The end is nigh according to a website making predictions on the future of human employability.
An increase in the presence of anthropomorphic robots has occurred since the turn to the 21st century. In particular, the presence of anthropomorphic ...
And not just everyday tasks like driving or translating languages, but researchers even believe robots will be conducting surgery by 2053 and that all ...
Using the Swift intuitive programming language, students can now use the app to code using robots drones and musical instruments. The tech giants ...
Rapid progress in the development artificial intelligence (AI) has allowed humans to communicate with robots using natural languages. TrendForce's ...
RoboSports is a sports-themed robotics competition that allows students to work in pairs and compete with their own hand built robots.
A new sensor technology GelSight is giving robots the ability to feel by providing them what we call sense of touch. While the sense of touch that we ...
Using a “Hummingbird Kit” circuit board, they programmed the robots to light up and move! The students recently participated in a “Jurassic Library” ...
For the latest in our 'voices of the 1%' series, we asked (Guardian reading) members of Britain's top income bracket for their views on the 2017 ...
Stellar Robotics is a community-based, nonprofit organization within FIRST, offering these hands-on learning opportunities to students in Richland ...
The global market for micro tactical ground robots is experiencing a significant rise in its valuation, thanks to the increasing usage of micro tactical ...
By deploying the Pepper humanoid robot to help people with the paperwork and IBM's Watson-based artificial intelligence system to answer questions ...
It isn't a secret that distributed robotic systems are starting to revolutionize many applications from targeted material delivery (e.g., Amazon Robotics) to ...

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