Thursday, October 31, 2013

FRIDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW



Complementary Situational AwarenessToday's Medical Developments
National Robotics Initiative grant will provide surgical robots with a new level of ... titled Complementary Situational Awareness for Human-Robot Partnerships, ...
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EPSON G-Series High Performance SCARA RobotsRobotics Online (press release)
EPSON Robots Industry Leading G-Series SCARA robots give you more Power of Choice than ever before. The G-Series has 200+ models in sizes from ...
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TK Series Tool ChangersRobotics Online (press release)
IPR Robotics offers a wide range of Tool Changer sizes for use with industrial robots and linear gantries. These Tool Changers provide safe, fast, reliable and ...
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UCSD wants to make a robot for youU-T San Diego
UC San Diego might partner with Qualcomm and other companies to create an institute that would develop small robots meant to affect every aspect of life, from ...
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'The Tomorrow People' Casts Sexy RobotsHollywood.com
Hear that, Marvel: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D? However, it features a cast of sexy robots. Amell's blue eyes and abs do not compensate for his cold robotic acting.
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Daytona State robots come to lifeDaytona Beach News-Journal
The lab includes six adult simulated patient robots, two children and one baby along with three others used in other labs at the college. Daytona State recently ...
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Two-day National Robot Olympiad begins todayPeninsula On-line
DOHA: The 2013 Qatar National Robot Olympiad will kick off today at the Doha Exhibition Centre featuring 200 teams and 500 students who will compete in a ...
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Play-i bots teach tots how to programGizmag
With just a few taps on a tablet screen, children as young as 5 are programming a pair of robotscalled Bo and Yana using a simple GUI. Looking a bit like the ...
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Game Picks: 'Armored Core: Verdict Day'News & Observer
Fifty bucks might seem a high price to pay for what feels like a gussied-up expansion pack, but the robot action in “Armored Core: Verdict Day” is hectic, ...
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Firms heading home as benefits wane in Chinaecns
Philips found the robots to be more productive than workers in Guangdong in southern China, where it, like many other foreign multinationals, faces rising labor ...


Jellyfish Killing Robots Developed in KoreaThe Future of Things
Now researchers from Korea developed a new tool set to eliminate them – an autonomous robot swarm. However other scientists are not sure that this method ...
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Underwater Robots Influence Complex Swimming Behaviors of ...Science Daily (press release)
Oct. 31, 2013 — Recent studies from two research teams at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) demonstrate how underwater robots can ...
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Intuitive Surgical Insurer Alleges Company Hid Legal ClaimsBusinessweek
Intuitive Surgical Inc. (ISRG:US), the maker of robotic-surgery devices targeted by patient lawsuits, was sued by an insurer alleging the company hid the number ...


University of Nevada Partners With Robotics CompanyKTVN
The University of Nevada and a robotics company teamed up Thursday to bring ... The robots that students will be working with are used to perform tedious or ...
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Masthead Studios announces Player Guilds in Guns and RobotsMPOGD.com
Sofia Bulgaria - October 31, 2013 - Masthead Studios Ltd. announced today the start of Guild Recruitment in their free-to-play online shooter, Guns and Robots.
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The Future of Pallet ProductionĐ•Today - Robots Effectively Used in ...Pallet Enterprise
While robots have been used in automobile and other highly complicated manufacturing processes for years, they have not been widely deployed in pallet ...
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New robotics team tours mobile training labClanton Advertiser
Jemison High School's newly formed robotics team held an educational event Thursday to gain more support and learn how robotics curriculum translates to ...
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Crowdfunded programmable robots turn kids into codersDigital Trends
Play-i, a developer of programmable and customizable robots for kids aged five and up, has reached its $250,000 fundraising goal. That's a big achievement ...
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Space robots for farm workNewstalk ZB
An AgResearch team has created a robot similar to the ones that explore Mars to ... The Agri-rover is an autonomous robot that takes ground measurements and ...
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Top 24 Under 24: Alannah Yip, The Roboticist24 Hours Vancouver
“As robotics are getting more and more widespread, it's difficult to know how robots should interact with a human,” she said. “That brings up a lot of questions ...
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International Federation of Robotics elects new presidentVision Systems Design
Members of the executive board of the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) elected Arturo Baroncelli, segment manager director at Comau Robotics...
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Palmetto Health Adds Xenex Germ-Zapping Robot to its Patient ...Infection Control Today
Palmetto Health unveiled its newest tool in its patient safety arsenal, Xenex's germ-eliminatingrobots. The new portable room disinfection system uses pulsed ...
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An insect-inspired crash-friendly botMumbai Mirror
Researchers have created a flying robot that can navigate through some of the most difficult terrain without using any sensors, relying only on its ability to move ...
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The secret's in the (robotic) strokeNanowerk
(Nanowerk News) Recent studies from two research teams at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) demonstrate how underwaterrobots ...
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Today In Dystopian War Robots That Will Harvest Us For Our OrgansTechCrunch
Hey, squishy human, ready to be imprisoned and forced to buff robot parts to a high shine by hand until your body and soul are destroyed? I bet you are! Today ...
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North American robotics shipments up, orders downThe Business of Robotics
In a report released this week, the Robotic Industries Association said that for the first nine months of the year, North American robotics orders have declined ...
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Slidell High Robotics team builds robots, teamworkBayoubuzz
New and veteran members of Slidell High School's Robotics team worked together in a pre-season practice exercise this week, building chassis and joining ...
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Robot battle set for this weekendPensacola News Journal
Members of the Newpoint Charter school robotics team, under the direction here of Hayne Haigler, work on their robot between matches during last year's ...
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Hello Kitty in Super Robot FormKotaku
When you think of Japanese "super robots," iconic robots and mecha like Tetsujin 28-go and Mazinger Z come to mind. Soon, Hello Kitty will get in on the act.
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Researchers Tease Out Cues That Impact Schooling Fish BehaviorRedOrbit
Recent studies from two research teams at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) demonstrate how underwater robots can be used to ...
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Meet the real-life robo-surgeon who stars in 'Ender's Game'NBCNews.com
Rubbing shoulders with Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley and other Hollywood royalty is a four-armedrobot, one that's usually more at home in a lab than on a movie ...
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The 10 Scariest Movies and Why They Creep You OutNewsweek
In 1970, robotics professor Masahiro Mori created a graph charting people's comfort levels with robots, starting with the most simplistic machines and ending ...
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The epic Halloween party, and jams!Lovely County Citizen (blog)
Fossils of Ancient Robots, if you've never seen them live, puts on an AMAZING show -- full of energy, great lyrics and vocals, and a heavy synthesizer-driven ...


Vintage robot toysThe Warner Robins Patriot
Wouldn't the ultimate convenience be a robot to do everything for you or minister to ... What maderobots scary is that they were often portrayed in the movie as ...
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Meet Gimball, the Crash-Happy Flying Robot that Collides with TreesScience World Report
Meet Gimball, the crash-happy flying robot that's allowing researchers to learn a little bit more about how to design machines that can withstand impact.
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Three questions with Rebecca Cantrell of Ohio RoboticsDayton Business Journal (blog)
Although Ohio Robotics also plans to become a hub for other workforce ... students design and manufacture remote controlled robots, which then battle for a title ...
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Students take part in FIRST LEGO League robotics competitionSoutheast Missourian
The LEGO robotics team at Immaculate Conception School in Jackson gathers for a photo, from left, front row: Steven Peters, Benton Keran, Parker Nugent and ...
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Humanoid Robot Demonstrates Sign LanguageIEEE Spectrum
With the DARPA Robotics Challenge looming large on the horizon, it's easy to overlook robots that aren't taking part. One of them was Nino, a humanoid ...
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Robotics, Automation and Vision Application Park; Robotics Award ...ThomasNet News (press release)
Hannover, Germany and Chicago – The robotics industry can look to the future with confidence, thanks to ongoing industrialization in the emerging markets and ...


New Electrical and Computer Engineering High Performance ...Robotics Tomorrow
Four University of Wyoming professors have developed an Electrical and Computer Engineering High Performance Cluster (ECE-HPC) -- on which they have ...
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Amazing! Our Experience Attending a Robotics Conference as ...Telepresence Options
Get the pros, cons, and logistics of attending your next conference or trade show as a telepresencerobot. HSL: I attend about a dozen trade shows, conferences, ...
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Creatures invade Science Museum this November in a unique ...Culture24
Visitors can trek through the un-natural habitats of these robotic creatures, encountering a Bat-bot, an underwater turtle robot and a shoal of luminous robotic fish ...
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The Ensenso N10 3D Camera is for RobotsStereoscopyNews
The brand new Ensenso N10 3D stereoscopic camera shown here will allow robots to measure distances of near objects with unprecedented precision.
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Video: iStruct robot ape stands upright thanks to its active spineGizmag
Back in June the world got its first glimpse of the iStruct, a robot ape developed at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and the ...
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Slideshow: Robots Tackle Surprising TasksDesign News
These days, robots come in every shape and size -- and even change shape -- for a wide range of purposes, from helping autistic kids to swarming into a sensor ...
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Robots become practical as robotics thrivesPress TV
Robotics has been thriving in Iran the past decade with the first games starting in 2002. Over the past several years Iranian students and researchers have taken ...
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Stepping Out Of The Lab: Steve Cousins New Robotics CompanyChicago Tribune
Exclusive for Forbes - At the Pioneers Festival in Vienna, Oct 30-13, 2013, several of the leading voices in robotics, Rodney Brooks, CEO, Rethink Robotics...
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Dairy Farm Steps Into the Future With Robotic Milkers [VIDEO]WJON News
In 2009 HJJ Johnson Dairy installed four robotic milkers to help milk their 250 cows, a decision that Joseph Johnson says was an easy one to make.
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Health Robotics To Launch i.v.STATION® 2 for Total Parenteral ...EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)
BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Health Robotics today announced the launch of a new IV Robot [i.v.STATION 2] at the upcoming ...


Thousands turn out for 4th annual Maryland Robotics DayDiamondback Online
Robots, demonstrations and tours took over the engineering building and several other university buildings Friday for Maryland Robotics Day. This university's ...
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Toei's Robot Girls Z Episode 1's 1st 4 Minutes StreamedAnime News Network
Toei streamed the first four minutes of the first episode from the Robot Girls Z television anime series on Monday. The anime is the latest incarnation of Toei ...
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The ethics of robots3News NZ
Scientists say a code of ethics needs to be introduced to cover robots... conference on ethics androbotics - looking at the way robots will integrate into human's ...
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Sopo brings predictions, tech in lineRocky Mount Telegram
“We've always been building robots for our personal use, but we decided, let's just ... Wi-Fi with its built-in microcontroller from E-Z Robot, a Canadian company.
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