Friday, July 14, 2017

7/13/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  7/13/2017
A pair of lifelike robots have debated the future of humanity at a technology conference in Hong Kong. The machines, named Han and Sophia, ...
Each of the blocks was printed with a command — “forward”, “backward”, “shake” — written in English and as a barcode that the robot could ...
Most economist agree that advances in robotics and AI over the next few decades are likely to lead to significant job losses. But what's less often ...
Greater use of robots in the world of automation is bringing about higher productivity in manufacturing, as well as lowering costs. To meet those ...
Robots increasingly make our products and take our jobs, but they don't yet create public policy. That still falls within the realm of humans, despite how ...
As technology has expanded sex robots have become increasingly lifelike, bringing about a the need for a revolution in how we think about sex, ...
Soft, stretchy fabric-based sensors for wearable robots ... in its construction, setting the stage for integration with fabric to make 'smart' robotic apparel.
ATHENS, Ga. - Researchers suggest humans have 30 years to double our food supply, and a local university said robots will help get the job done.
Don't worry. The robots won't destroy all our jobs. History suggests just the opposite — that new technologies inspire new jobs. So concludes a study ...
Engineers at the University of Georgia have developed robots and software that will monitor crops to gather information for geneticists to help increase ...
Israeli startup Intuition Robotics, which yesterday announced a $14 million financing round led by the Toyota Research Institute, is developing a robot ...
The company released images of one of the combat robots, showing it will have some of Kalashnikov's PK series of machine guns mounted on top.
Robots working in warehouses and product distribution centers lack the dexterity to perform certain tasks. As Amazon notes in a patent received this ...
Specifically, the strategic move is to deploy self-service kiosks and burger-flipping robots at such places as Wendy's and McDonalds. Both of these fast ...
Cleveland-based trade publisher WTWH Media announced it has acquired The Robot Report, an industry publication founded in 2008 that tracks the ...
Will smart machines like Hanson Robotics' Han and Sophia eventually dominate the human race? Rick and Erick weigh this chilling prospect and how ...
Doll brothels are already operating in South Korea, Japan and Spain, and the first robotic oral sex coffee shop opened last year in London, according ...
Surena Mini is a knee-high robot with a sleek 3D-printed body, articulated limbs, and a round head with two camera-eyes. Twenty small servomotors ...
It began with a white knuckle handshake. Now the leaders of the US and France get a second chance at their relationship with Donald Trump's ...
A new controller from DENSO Robotics enables users to create virtual fences around a robot, adding a measure of safety for collaborative ...
Would you have sex with a robot? It's not as taboo an idea as you might think, and could soon could even become commonplace. But the world of sex ...
Among the many innovative technologies on display at ProMat this year were an assortment of roboticpiece-picking solutions. Until very recently ...
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A summer camp in Pitt County is teaching student how to build robots with Legos. Go science and the Pitt county ...
Artificial intelligence keeps barreling forward, and of all the areas of society it will likely impact, autonomous vehicles, criminal justice, and the media ...
Robots will take over Cork Institute of Technology on Friday 14th July from 2pm during the International Space University's (ISU) annual public robotics ...
Code @ TACC Robotics camp gave 34 high school students mostly from underserved Central Texas hands-on experience assembling and ...
Police robots, such as the REEM models that Catalan company PAL Robotics recently sold to Dubai police, do have a role but it's a limited one.
Denso Robotics has opened its latest and “most modern” sales, application and training center, located 40 minutes northeast of Cincinnati. The Denso ...
A Unite spokesman says the Government “doesn't have a strategy” to deal with the rise of technology following a new report. Robotics and artificial ...
Noting that trials of home delivery robots are already underway in Europe and China, ZMP founder and President Hisashi Taniguchi called for Japan ...
Machine intelligence is now enabling robotic tools in their various forms to learn on their own and adapt to situations. Naturally, business people they ...
PwC analysis suggests that a third of UK and German workers will be at risk by 2030, but other research claims that robots are job creators. We look at ...

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