Thursday, August 10, 2017

8/9/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  8/9/2017
People love to watch robots screw up. This week a crowd cheered as a Boston Dynamics humanoid fell off the stage during a presentation. Meanwhile ...
Swiss-Mexican designer Nicole Pérez has a not-so-traditional idea to make robot companions more humanlike: make them more annoying. “What if a ...
Takeover. These are the kind of words that have been bandied about in news headlines about robotics and artificial intelligence in the last few years.
Kao's tiny Kino robots are controlled by a magnetic wheel on the inside of your clothing. They scuttle across the surface of the fabric, performing tasks ...
Soon though, that decision will be taken out of our hands, as Gen Alpha start talking to robots more than they do to humans – and rarely, if ever, worry ...
Logistics companies are under increasing pressure to store and ship more goods despite a tough labor market and the often-prohibitive costs of new ...
Amazon robots help warehouse workers pack products for delivery. (Video ... site in Thornton that will employ 1,500 people, as well as a fleet of robots.
To effectively tackle the crisis, small and large farms alike have begun to reshape their operations through automation and robotics in hopes of ...
Left, Lucas Burgess, 9, and Lindsay Franconi are on the sideline watching the robots battle. Oliver Ames High School Robotics program comes to an ...
Recently, the company responsible for Disney's humanoid robots showed off a new fake Abraham Lincoln, with an eye-popping range of very realistic ...
Anyone sweating over the robot apocalypse will be delighted to learn that it probably won't be happening for a while, at least if Boston Dynamics' ...
Robotics Camp is being held this week at Cramerton Middle School in Cramerton, North Carolina. Here, (L-R) Jake Berlandson, 12, Jack Hurley, 11, ...
There's still the debate on whether or not robots and artificial intelligence will take away human jobs. Some say humans will suffer; others say that's ...
This is apparently a huge ethics issue in the abstract, but also an opportunity to prevent crime because people who rape robots are more likely to rape ...
RENO — On the Move Systems (OTC PINK: OMVS) announced Monday that Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD) has added two new distributors to its ...
South Korea has introduced what is being called the world's first tax on robots amid fears that machines will replace human workers, leading to mass ...
Socially assistive medical robots are being developed to help patients rehabilitate from stroke or brain injury, and conduct autism behavioral therapy.
IN THIS PODCAST: Larry Magid joins Eric Johnson & Amy Iler to talk about education & jobs in a roboticnation. ... just because we can't predict what ...
“Pharma Robots are Invading the Packaging Line,” a PMMI Business Intelligence study showing the roboticapplications in pharma packaging are still ...
Defeat Dr. Wily's Evil Robots in Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Today ... to 8-bit games, tackling the nefarious Dr. Wily and his diverse Robot Masters.
File photo: Boston Dynamics' Spot robot lies down on the stage during 2016 TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, California, U.S. September 14, ...
The largest and most rigorous social robot study ever undertaken has shown a positive albeit modest effect on agitation in people with dementia, ...
It might not seem an impressive task for a human, but Jennifer is a humanoid robot programmed by the University of Manitoba's Autonomous Agents ...
Current laws 'largely fail to address discrimination' when it comes to big data. Photograph: artpartner-images/Getty Images ...
We are being taught to be robots. Maybe in the past this has worked, but right now the world is so fast-changing that we need creative minds to flourish ...
Camp Six robotic applicators utilise small industrial robots mounted on drones to conduct routine wind turbine maintenance. During maintenance or ...
Automation now plays a significant role in pharma manufacturing, with drug discovery and clinical trials adding to the demand for robots.
Deals that caught our eye this week include: cheap indie games from Humble Bundle, save $500 on humanoid robots, the latest tech deals from eBay.
The top headline in today's Drudge Report is 'ROBOT RAPE,” and it links to a new study warning that sex robots [ sexbots ], now available for sale to ...
At first glance, the tiny robots (each roughly the size of a quarter) gathering on a smooth specialty surface in Carlo Pinciroli's lab might not seem like ...
Daniel Drew, an engineering student at the University of California, Berkeley, found himself inspired to study miniature robots from the science fiction ...
This report studies the Orthopedic Surgical Robots market status and outlook of Global, from angles of players, regions, product types and end ...
Pretty soon, a robot could be giving you financial advice and reading your emotions. So-called banking chatbots " artificially intelligent virtual ...
It was a busy week of news for robots in the supply chain last week. ... in St. Louis piloting a store robot that looks for out-of-stocks and pricing errors
Though robotics and artificial intelligence have been used extensively in the military, research and finance sectors, it seems that they have finally ...
Together they created a set of tiny robots that can wheel themselves over fabric to alter patterns, reposition scarves, etch marks into material, or drag ...
This report studies Pharmaceutical Robots in Global market, especially in North America, China, Europe, Southeast Asia, Japan and India, with ...
You can make a guitar that plays sound effects, a cat that purrs and interacts with you, or a robot that you can make move and talk. The projects are ..
Imagine a world where robots dictate your every move in life… from where you work, to how you travel, how you make decisions and what decisions ...
Global Logistics Picking Robots Sales Industry is an in-depth report that offers a unique mix of specialist industry knowledge and the region-wise ...
As the sale and use of lifelike sex robots that allow people to simulate rape continues to gain steam, one famed law professor is sounding the alarm.
Bionik Laboratories, a Toronto- and Boston-based maker of robotic suits, just announced Amazon Echo integration into its lower-body exoskeleton, ...
Researchers at the German company Siemens are trying to find a way to bring a middle-ground between humans and their robot overloads. As more ...
One camp believes the controversial robots would permit those who harbour destructive fantasies to act out their desires in a harmless way. In theory ...
With multidisciplinary robotic surgery proving its worth in India over the past six years, Odisha, remains one of the few Indian States that doesn't have a ...
Incheon International Airport introduced a guide robot called Air Star last month whose job is to help travelers find mobile phone roaming service ...
Saint Peter's University Hospital last week introduced the Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robot that kills hard-to-clean bacteria. The unassuming ...
Global Childcare Robots Market Research Report 2017 to 2022 presents an in-depth assessment of the Childcare Robots including enabling ...
Technician D.C. Collasius walks through the work area of the Dunkworks Lab in the WHOI Center for Marine Robotics in the Smith Laboratory. The lab ...

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