Saturday, July 1, 2017

6/30/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS   6/30/2017
But that doesn't mean there aren't good reasons to be nervous. The more pressing problem today is not what robots can do our bodies and livelihoods ...
At a US trade show in 2004, Fanuc, a large supplier of industrial robots, gave a seminar on how to automate factory work. “We had very few attendees ...
A 15-hour work week. That's what influential economist John Maynard Keynes prophesied in his famous 1930 essay "Economic Possibilities for Our ...
That is my prognostication for the future of iniquity's greatest playground, after I learned about the Tipsy Robot Bar, which is due to open on Friday.
"Imbuing a robot with these kinds of motivation is difficult, because robots have problems understanding human language and specific behaviour rules ...
Alibaba founder Jack Ma has mixed feelings about the future. On the one hand, he is concerned about the number of jobs automation will take from ...
A pizzeria is using super-speedy robots to make fresh pizzas - and for Mountain View residents it could mean dinner is at their door just four minutes ...
Are robots going to take our jobs? Will artificial intelligence make it even easier? How will automation really affect the global workforce and economy?
In a recent interview, Microsoft founder Bill Gates created quite a stir when he suggested that robots be taxed because society will not be able to ...
The topic of robots replacing human staff at financial services companies is far from a novel one, especially when it comes to Sberbank Rossii PAO ...
HomeVP uses robotic mowers that are sort of like Roomba vacuums, but for your lawn, says co-founder Woody Chin, a former executive at the Dillards ...
Scientists used a robotic gripper inspired by geckos to move cubes, cylinders and beach balls on the Weightless Wonder, NASA's aircraft that dives to ...
Snake-like planetary exploring robots might be able to help us in a variety of ways in space. They could carry out space-station repairs, explore ...
Our countryside will host robotic labourers toiling away on farms, from dusk to dawn. Robots will watch over and tend to crops, while others ag-bots ...
Scientists are on the verge of breakthroughs in developing technology for controlling robots with brain waves. Advances might one day allow intuitive ...
GLASGOW – During an open house Thursday at Malvern Hills Dairy, visitors were able to view cows being milked – by robots. The Mattingly family ...
An early prototype of the IBM Watson cognitive computing system in Yorktown Heights, NY. It was originally the size of a master bedroom in 2011.
Omada Health recently laid off some human staff to focus on AI-augmented health coaching. Whether the gambit works will reveal a lot about the ...
Shenzhen's growth from a quiet fishing village to hardware capital of the world in just 30 years is among one of the most amazing transformations of ...
The agenda for TC Sessions: Robotics (July 17 in Cambridge, MA at MIT's Kresge auditorium) is almost complete, and before the long July 4 weekend ...
The story of the robot takeover has become familiar: robots came first for the bank tellers, and I did not speak out, for I was not a bank telle
Nine-year-old Abe Director (left) and his father Lane Director (right) work on programming their Edison robot during a class at the Albany-Springfield ...
ORLANDO, Fla. - In what may be the most futuristic bill to ever cross his desk, Gov. Rick Scott signed off on a new law that allows robots to deliver ...
In these nightmarish worlds, advanced robots supersede humans as the dominant form of intelligent life, with catastrophic consequences. Human ...
Zume Pizza, the delivery-only pizza company partially powered by robots, has added some newcomers to the fold. That includes the Doughbot, ...
a steel wire mesh fabricated by the robot serves both as formwork and as reinforcement for the concrete. thanks to the dense structure of the steel wire ...
Robots could one day be trundling down vineyard rows, plucking leaves, estimating yields, spraying fruit and harvesting bunches of grapes to make ...
In Amazon's warehouses around the country, thousands of robots have been moving books and other products for years now. The challenge will be ...
Researchers from Switzerland's ETH Zurich university will use robots and 3D printers to design and build a pioneering three-storey house at a local ...
Zume co-founder Julia Collins already has Pepe and Giorgio, two robots, squirting pizza sauce onto the dough, and Marta, another robot, spreading ...
OTSAW says Dubai will be the first city in the world to use the O-R3 for everyday patrols, noting that the robot isn't intended to replace human police ...
Robots should be governed by a democratic organisation to ensure they do not prevent humans from flourishing, according to leading scientists.
MIT scientists have developed a system of eight robotic drones that can fly through the air as well as drive on ground, efficiently navigating cityscapes ...
Anyway, what we really need are high school students who build robots that grow cannabis, build houses, and automatically drive huge pickup trucks.
Aberystwyth University Beach Lab last year displaying their robots at Aberystwyth Bandstand. Pictured are: Darren Griffiths with daughter Chantelle of ...
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have updated their parkour robot, and the results would make any free-runner green with envy.
The introduction of robots, autonomous vehicles and improved cyber security in south-east Queensland will be discussed by city leaders during a ...
The new funding announced today will provide 150 secondary schools with two robots each, while grants will be provided to buy other equipment ...
As a swarm-robotic research testbed, the Robotarium's main goal is to lower the barrier of entrance into multi-agent robotics and provide access to a ...
The research also reveals that professionals believe developments in Artificial Intelligence (AI) are paramount to enabling robots to understand human ...
Jaelynn Duvall, 8, of Harker Heights uses a computer during the Library's Robotics Camp Wednesday in Harker Heights. The Harker Heights Public ...
There's little doubt that robotics and artificial intelligence technology is becoming more and more mainstream by the day. It's disrupting the ...
Famed restaurants across the globe have always been challenged to outstrip the competition in quality, freshness, and taste. Eventually, marketing ...
Robots are seen as an inescapable part of our future, whether you're Jeff Bezos romping around in a giant mechanical suit or Barack Obama warning ...
The global metal fabrication robots market will grow at a steady pace in the forecast period, owing to the increased adoption of robotics by metal ...
Robot Revolution, supported by Google.org with additional major support from The Boeing Company, allows guests to control, see and interact with ...
Technavio has published a new report on the global metal fabrication robots market from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire).
He's a robot, a marvel of machine learning and artificial intelligence, invented by Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology founding director Gil ...
Technavio has published a new report on the global robot gears and sprockets market from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire).
Just as they revolutionized global manufacturing processes, robotics are bringing their disruptive force to Wall Street, Devin Gharibian-Saki said.

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