Friday, July 28, 2017

7/27/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS  7/27/2017
The multiverse of science fiction is populated by robots that are indistinguishable from humans. They are usually smarter, faster, and stronger than us.
“Mostly because in everyday life you don't see robots walking around. Maybe your Roomba or something. But Roombas aren't going to take over the ...
Though there are many robot kits on the market that are designed for this purpose, Lego Boost is the best tech-learning tool we've seen for kids.
What Trump and Foxconn aren't saying, however, is that the electronics manufacturer is a premiere deployer of robots that do jobs once done by ...
Amazon revs up its robotics challenge at RoboCup, with $250,000 in prizes at ... The robots are unloaded and ready for practice runs at the Amazon ...
In some of Amazon's more than 70 US fulfillment centers, the shelves, carried by robots, travel to human workers rather than the other way around
Each data-collecting robot is 30 pounds and 38 inches tall with an extension that can make it stretch taller to scan out-of-reach shelves. It will also ...
Previously, Zuckerberg was asked about Musk's views on the dangers of robots. In his response, Zuckerberg chided “naysayers” whose “doomsday ...
Amusingly, the robots are accompanied by a minder so they don't get ... wait for more food lovers to enjoy their favourite takeaway fresh from a robot.
Yet, of the many ways that the films and novels of science fiction have imagined the roles of robots in our high-tech future, paying taxes has generally ...
Wichita Falls ISD Associate Superintendent Peter Griffiths unboxes one of the Lego Mindstorms roboticskits headed to seven elementary school ...
A new sex robot that can speak, smile and even sing – all with the push of a button – is being hailed as a “game-changer” that will hit shelves next year ...
LONDON-- According to a British evolutionary biologist Dr. Ben Garrod robots could 'threaten humanity' in the next few years and become physically ...
Only up until recently, the notion of a robot revolution had been rooted in fantasy. However, associated technologies are starting to gain the interest of ...
NAGOYA -- Robots are converging here for the annual four-day RoboCup, a robot parallel to the humans-only World Cup of soccer, which kicks off ...
When you think of dairy farming, you think of making hay, stinky air, milking cows, but how about robots? That's right! Gary and Susan Burk-halter ...
ABB Group's YuMi robot is one of the first designed with two arms and is being used in manufacturing operations, working next to human workers.
Randy Krall, co-founder of Build with Robots, says collaborative robots or cobots like the one shown here can be used alongside workers to safely ...
Ponytrap—Quentin and Hilary Thomas-Olive—will come to Las Vegas from Austin to perform at the Emerge Music + Impact Conference in November.
The article got me from the opening paragraph: “Learning programming is awesome when you're making Lego robots fart. 'Usually Legos cannot fart, ...
CHENNAI: A fter its successful stint with humanoids and their robotic server, Chefbot, Qbotics Labs, recently launched an exclusive online learning ...
Tomorrow's operations will be shaped by automated analysis of the world's open-source data, says the service's chief of staff. Asked on Wednesday ...
This piece is co-written with Doug Haaland - a former Chief Policy Consultant to Republicans in the California Legislature. California is at it again!
Portuguese scientists have built robots that aren't programmed to perform tasks in the normal sense. They use algorithms that allow them to evolve ...
The constant refrain of past few years that 'the robots are coming to take our jobs' has become shorthand for the new economy, one driven by ...
My movement is being tracked by a robot that looks like a server rack minimally decorated with LEDs, electronics and a laptop. It's not alone - there are ...
Development of service-oriented robots has lagged behind that of industrial robots, according to analyst Johnny Huang for Industrial Economics and ...
Sepro America, a branch of the France's largest robot maker, celebrated its 10th anniversary last week and showed off newly acquired space that will ...
About 100 children explored a variety of topics related to robotics yesterday at the Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy. They were seriously ...
Maybe it's anxiety that your job will go to the robots. Or maybe you think, “Gee, I wish a robot would take over the more mundane tasks so I can focus ...
The fear that robots, or more generally smart software, will put us all out of work is one of dominant economic memes of our time. But that fear is ...
An "Int-Ball" robot performs a trial mission aboard the International Space Station (silent video). (Provided by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency ...
Instead, everything African workers could have done, robots can do better and faster. Industrial robots and artificial intelligence are increasingly ...
"They're learning about robots in general, and they're learning about how they're built and programmed," Gray says. "Then they get to work together ..
Stuart Russell, Professor of Computer Science at University of California, Berkeley, warns that if we programme robots to do just one thing they too will ...

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