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Driving Change In The Era Of Robotics And Workforce Automation
Remember, a weak communications plan can become the Achilles heel to your business transformation and digital innovation journey.
Tech Xplore, 02/20/19
Brain-inspired artificial intelligence in robots
Research groups at KAIST, the University of Cambridge, Japan's National Institute for Information and Communications Technology, and Google DeepMin...
Tech Xplore, 02/20/19
Amazon's 'collaborative' robots offer peek into the future
Hundreds of orange robots zoom and whiz back and forth like miniature bumper cars—but instead of colliding, they're following a carefully plotted p...
Sphero hits Kickstarter with new RVR robotics platform
Last year, Sphero stepped away from the flashiness of Disney IP, opting instead to focus on education. It was a pragmatic business decision, above ...
DIY: Meet the ultimate robotics kit for makers
It's no toy. This robotics dev kit could provide the raw ingredients for a DIY robotics revolution.
Deeply discounted student tickets for TC Sessions: Robotics + AI 2019
Are you a student within striking distance of Berkeley, California? Do you have a burning passion for robots and artificial intelligence? We have g...
Modern Materials Handling , 02/14/19
Motion Industries to acquire automation and robotics company
Motion Industries, a leading distributor of MRO replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (GPC), announced that it h...
Johnson & Johnson to pay $5+ billion for under-the-radar robotics company
It's a surprising sticker price, but there's a good reason companies are forking over big money for robotics outfits.
The Hammer Stone , 02/14/19
Robotic surgery company Auris Health in $3.4 billion sale
By Brian Ducey |
February 14, 2019
Interesting Engineering , 02/14/19
Novel Study Explores How Robots Grab Things From Humans
The work is seeking to create truly collaborative robotics that can grab to either give or take objects from humans.
The Wall Street Journal, 02/13/19
Johnson & Johnson to Buy Surgical Robotics Maker
A unit of Johnson & Johnson has reached a deal to buy medical-technology firm Auris Health for about $3.4 billion in cash, the company said Wednesday.
Robotics Business Review , 02/12/19
How Makerverse Plans to Lower the Barrier for Robotics Creation
Through blockchain and a gaming-inspired simulation, the Makerverse platform aims to reduce risk and cost for roboticists.
Mild Monopoly , 02/11/19
Inspection Robots Market to enjoy ‘explosive growth’ | Leading Key Players: (GE Inspection Robotics, Honeybee Robotics, AETOS)
The qualitative research study conducted by HTF MI titled “Global Inspection
Robots Market Professional Survey Report 2018” provides primary Data, ...
Nuro Raises $940M From SoftBank For Robotic Delivery
Nuro, the robotics company operating in the commerce market, announced on Monday (Feb. 11) that it has raised $940 million in financing from the So...
The Innovation Enterprise , 02/08/19
Global warehouse robotics market to be worth $6bn by 2025
Hexa Research report finds that the market for warehouse robotics is being fueled by the automotive, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals and electro...
Securing the playbook: safeguarding robotics in the AI-age
Cyberattacks against robots are on the rise
Robotics Business Review , 02/07/19
How Robots and AI are Creating the 21st-Century Surgeon
Advances in software and new technologies are moving surgical robots beyond hardware to create better surgeons and improve patient outcomes.
Hanson Robotics' Little Sophia is a coding companion for young girls
Hanson Robotics has created a "little sister" version of AI robot Sophia, intended to help young girls learn to code and gain an understanding of S...
Packaging Gateway , 02/06/19
A helping hand: how is robotics improving food and beverage packaging?
Robots are playing a major role in food and beverage packaging. How are collaborative robots and cloud-based technologies boosting operations?
Bitcoin Journal , 02/05/19
Agricultural Tractor Robots Market 2019: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast To 2025
A $185 million market worldwide in 2017, the Agricultural Tractor Robots market is expected to reach $3.2 billion by 2024.
Insider Media, 02/05/19
New agri-food robotics training centre to be launched
A new advanced training centre in agri-food robotics is set to be established by the University of Lincoln after it was awarded £6.6m for the project.
New Robot Is “On The Path to Machine Self-Awareness,” Says Creator
What does it mean for a robot to be self-aware?
Farmers Guardian , 02/04/19
Agri-food robotics centre under development
The Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) for agri-food robotics is being established by the University of Lincoln, UK, in collaboration with the Univ...
Venture Beat, 02/04/19
MassTLC reveals winners of industrial 5G Robotics Challenge
A first-of-its-kind competition has awarded funds to 7 teams, enabling them to advance the use of 5G technology in industrial robots.
Venture Beat, 02/01/19
AI Weekly: Nuclear fusion, neurology, robotics, and other frontiers advanced by AI
Nuclear fusion. Neurology. Robotics. Those are just a few of the frontiers artificial intelligence (AI) promises to advance beyond what was possible.
Robotics Business Review , 01/31/19
Soft Robotics Launches On-Demand, Modular Robot Gripper Kit
The new mGrip is an an on-demand, modular automation robotic gripper kit that lets users create production-ready soft robotic systems in minutes.
TechXplore , 01/30/19
Engineers build a soft robotics perception system inspired by humans
An international team of researchers has developed a perception system for soft robots inspired by the way humans process information about their o...
Venture Beat, 01/30/19
Hanson Robotics debuts Little Sophia, a robot companion that teaches kids to code
Hanson's new miniature robotic companion, Little Sophia, aims to teach kids the fundamentals of programming, science, and math.
IEEE Spectrum, 01/30/19
iRobot Finally Announces Awesome New Terra Robotic Lawnmower
More than 10 years in the making, Terra wants to do for your lawn what Roomba has done for your floors
Engadget , 01/29/19
Amazon's Scout is cute but it won't bring humans and robots closer
Autonomous delivery drones have major obstacles to overcome before they ever reach your porch.
Can Robots Be The Future Of College Food Delivery?
In an age when food delivery aggregators are making a push to attract students, universities are bringing food delivery into their dining plans wit...
Business Wire, 01/28/19
Avi Reichental Chosen to Guide Apollo Robotics as Company Nears Commercialization of Autonomous Drone Surveying Solution
Apollo Robotics, a leading provider of affordable autonomous drone solutions for land surveys, today announced the re-election of Avi Reichental as it
Exclusive: Hanson Robotics Names Jeanne Lim As CEO
Lim spoke with Fortune exclusively on ncanny valley, robot bank tellers, and where Hanson Robotics is headed.
EHS Today , 01/25/19
Amazon Robotics Creates Safety Device
A new safety vest from Amazon allows robots to detect warehouse workers from farther away and change its route to avoid them.
The Motley Fool, 01/24/19
Why NVIDIA Is Doubling Down on Home Robotics
The tech giant wants to change the world of robotics for the better. Here's what investors need to know.
Albuquerque Journal , 01/24/19
Kane Robotics launches in ABQ
Compact robotic arms could soon automate mundane aerospace manufacturing tasks like sanding or painting through a new Albuquerque-based startup, Ka...
Blue Prism looks to partners to expand robotic process automation with AI
Blue Prism helped coin the term robotic process automation (RPA) when the company was founded back in 2001 to help companies understand the notion ...
PR Newswire, 01/24/19
Technology Advances Propel the Smart Meter, Robotics, and Generative Design Markets
OYSTER BAY, N.Y., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ABI Research, a market-foresight advisory firm providing strategic guidance on the most compelling...
Prediction: 2019 is the year robotics industry takes a hard look at safety
After explosive growth in the industry, some fear not enough attention has been paid to safety. This is the year that could change.
Robotic Business Review , 01/23/19
5 Ways Robotics Will Disrupt the Construction Industry in 2019
From improving efficiency and performing redundant tasks, here's how robotics can help the construction industry automate many of its manual proces...
Robotics adoption: The SMB guide to industrial automation
Robots aren't the exclusive purview of major enterprises anymore. Small and medium-sized businesses are finding ways to save money and streamline o...
Seattle Times, 01/23/19
Amazon tests delivery robots in Snohomish County
The company's Scout vehicles join the growing ranks of last-mile delivery robots crawling city streets and college campuses.
Intel announces an inside-out tracking camera for robotics and AR/VR hardware
Intel is showing off a new RealSense camera with a specific focus on enabling hardware-makers to help their products understand where they are in t...
Giant Foods Mans Stores With 6-Foot-Tall Robots
In what is claimed to be the largest such rollout to date in the retail industry, supermarket chain Giant Foods will deploy “Marty,” a 6’3” robotic...
IEEE Spectrum, 01/22/19
NVIDIA Launches New Robotics Lab in Seattle
Dieter Fox tells us about his plans for NVIDIA's new robotics lab
South China Morning Post, 01/22/19
Surgical robotics is here to stay. But when things go wrong, who’s to blame?
Darren Mann says as the use of automation and AI in surgery becomes more daring and more ubiquitous, safeguards must keep pace with the speed of ne...
PepsiCo Sees Future In Artificial Intelligence After Launching Snack-Delivery Robot
The mobile vending machine that PepsiCo recently launched at University of the Pacific has caused excitement among college students craving for a q...
Get ready for TC Sessions: Robotics + AI with highlights from last year’s event
As we get ready for TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics + AI on April 18 at UC Berkeley, we can’t help but look back at last year’s robotics event. With ...
Robotic Vs. Business Process Automation: Which One Should You Use?
It's important to know the pros and cons of RPA and BPM before making a decision on which one is right for your organization.
The Drive, 01/21/19
Uber Reportedly Hiring Robotics Experts to Work on Bikes and Scooters
Uber is reportedly looking to hire robotics experts to work on shared bikes and scooters.