Monday, June 30, 2014

MONDAY EVENING ROBOT NEWS


NEWS
Robots in the restaurant: The cost of efficiency
Welcome to the future, where everything is automated and a robot will be taking your order. The food industry has recently been trying to get caught up ...
Guardian Liberty Voice
Robots Could Soon Replace Humans in the Workforce
Although robots have made a significant impact within the workforce in the past few years, they could soon replace human labor altogether. It's difficult ...
Mission Local
Rainbows, Robots and Holy Matrimony at Dyke March
Rainbows, Robots and Holy Matrimony at Dyke March ... underdressed,” said Henry as a man dressed as a robot danced the Cha Cha Slide nearby.
Robots: boosting efficiency and safety for small manufacturers
A new generation of lightweight robots means small food manufacturers in Australia can now enjoy the benefits of automation, previously only ...
WantChinaTimes
Robots picking up after China's manual labor shortages
To solve the problem of chronic labor shortages and soaring labor costs, manufacturers in the Pearl River Delta in southern China are lining their ...
BBC News
Will workplace robots cost more jobs than they create?
The UK government unveils its robotics strategy on Tuesday, revealing how it aims to spur the country on towards capturing a significant slice of what ...
Getty Images
Inside Robot Cabaret 'Robot Restaurant" In Tokyo
TOKYO, JAPAN - JUNE 29: Performers dressed as robots fight in a robot boxing match during a show at The Robot Restaurant on June 29, 2014 in ...
Another News Outlet Is Using Robots
Robots have become more and more prevalent in the news industry, and their perfect speech and record-breaking speeds are catching people's ...
Robots Have Become One of 21st Century Cinema's Go-To Blockbuster Cliches
If you plan on going to the movies this weekend, or this month, or at any point this summer, it might help if you like robots. Not robots with nuanced ...
SFGate (blog)
Rainbows, Robots and Holy Matrimony at Dyke March
Dolores Park filled with thousands of lesbians, women and allied men Saturday as San Francisco celebrated the annual Dyke March or what one ...
Tell Me Dave - Robots Understand Verbal Commands
Of course, one day robots will have to accept our commands in plain natural language rather then as accurate programs. We all know how vague and ...
New way found to teach robots
Hyderabad: We know robots are the future. But humanoids take a lot of time learning to do their tasks. Hyderabad-raised researcher Dr Rajesh P.N. ..
Google to sell 'humanoid' robot
Engadget reports that the tech giant may soon sell commercial robots that can run, climb, and even drive cars. The humanoid robots first appeared at ...
Search Engine Land
The robots.txt Celebrates 20 Years Of Blocking Search Engines
googlebot-at-the-beach-1403523511 Today is the 20th anniversary of the robots.txt directive being available for webmasters to block search engines ...
Giant Robots Win The Weekend
Giant Robots Win The Weekend. By: News 10. Posted: Mon 7:38 AM, Jun 30, 2014. By: News 10. Home; / Headlines List; / Article. Giant robots ...
20 Jobs Likely to Be Replaced by Robots (and 20 That Are Most Safe)
Is it possible that technology—specifically A.I. and robotics—has replaced so many jobs so quickly that we have lurched over some tipping point?
Robot Apocalypse… Mankind's Deadliest Foe?
In a recent CNBC interview, Musk was asked about his investments in artificial intelligence roboticscompanies, DeepMind and Vicarious, both of ...
BusinessKorea
National Robot Development Project Resulted in 166.5 Billion Won in Economic Effects
The Robot Dissemination Project for Market Creation led by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy has resulted in a direct economic effect of 166.5 ...
VIDEO: Three Robots Built This 3D-Printed Hut
In a six-month-long project led by robotics researcher and inventor Sasa Jokic, the IAAC employed threerobots. The “Foundation” robot, the first and ...
AP will use robots to write some business stories
AP will announce Monday that it plans to use automation technology from a company called Automated Insights to produce stories about earnings ...
Getty Images
Inside Robot Cabaret 'Robot Restaurant" In Tokyo
TOKYO, JAPAN - JUNE 29: Dancers dressed as futuristic characters perform during a show at The Robot Restaurant on June 29, 2014 in Tokyo, ...
Content is for People Not Robots
In the case of this article, for example, the title is 'Content is for people not robots', so the reader will benefit from learning how to write great content ...
Daily Star
Failed US politician claims opponent was executed and replaced by a ROBOT
Confirming he wasn't a robot like Lucas, Murray added: "I will NEVER use an Artificial Intelligence lookalike to voice what The Representative's Office ...
Packaging Europe
Pacepacker Helps PPMA Present Pick and Place Robots
Six different pick and place systems demonstrating the three main technologies –robotic (articulated arm, delta and Cartesian), electro/pneumatic ...
Re: Price crossover point
I am glad you liked the video. :) Yes, robots are becoming more and more affordable and are quickly being adopted by different industries and for ...
KOMO News
'Transformers' unearths $100M debut at box office
The fourth installment in filmmaker Michael Bay's morphing robots series earned $100 million in North America during its opening weekend, making it ...
Geeky gadgets
Ai.Frame Open Source Humanoid Robot Kit (video)
The robot kit can be purchased either pre-assembled or as a self-assembly ... For us,robots are childhood mermories, filled with sounds of joy and ...
Shelton High robotics team puts on displays at Soupstock
Members of the Shelton High School robotics team were among those at the Soupstock music and arts festival at Veterans Memorial Park (the ...
Geeky gadgets
Japan Announces The Worlds First Robot News Reporter (Video)
We have seen robots do various things, and now the worlds first Android ... The video below shows this robot news reporter in action, and the robots ...
CIproud.com
Central Illinois teams show what their machines can do at Robo Rumble
At the Peoria Riverfront Museum, seven area robotics teams and others from Pontiac and Decatur showcased the robots that had competed in skills ...
gearburn
Ai.Frame is a motion-controlled mini-robot that moonwalks its way into your heart
“There are many great robotic inventions on the market,” notes the developers, “but in the meantime, for most people, they are too expensive, ($5 000 ...
Choppers Can Learn as They Fly
Flying robots that can show true autonomy – and even a bit of politeness – in working together and venturing into hostile environments are being ...
Jeff Vrabel: Attack of the tiny robot
Every household has its foibles, but — and I have to beg the reader to indulge me in repeating this — I HAVE A ROBOT THAT VACUUMS MY HOUSE.
Past and future connect
The first-ever Lego Mindstorm drag races were held Saturday afternoon, pitting computerized robotvehicles built by club members against one ...
Engadget Japan's #egfes: drone races, robots, dry ice and a Dyson fan
Just north of Akihabara, Tokyo's tech epicenter, our Japanese colleagues took over an art gallery (and cafe and basement...) for its premier Engadget ...
Weekend Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Rules 2014 With $100M Debut
The fourth installment of filmmaker Michael Bay's morphing robots series earned $100 million in its opening weekend, making it the biggest debut for a ...
Education Service Center 2 Receives Help From Brooke Hester
The "V-Go" robots are video enabled machines that allow a student to control what it does in a classroom, all while the child watches on a monitor.
The UK Bids For Robotics Leadership
Martin Hitch is a British-born entrepreneur operating in the US where his company Bossa Nova Robotics is developing the Ballbot, a robot designed to ...
Small business: Commercialising innovation
Wall-climbing robots, technology controlled by thought, 360-degree view cameras - it all sounds like it could be kit from James Bond's bag. In fact ...
Armed with Science
Meet the Scientists: Aaron O'Toole
O'Toole was recognized for his work in the EOD robotics field, by developing a novel method for enhancing semi-autonomous tele-operation with a ...
20. Durr Systems Inc., Auburn Hills
Durr Systems Inc., a subsidiary of Stuttgart, Germany-based Dürr AG, manufactures and supplies automotive and industrial paint and sealing robotics.
Photos: Kraftwerk's 3-D concert experience at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan
Donning 3-D glasses, the crowd was taken on a spectacular and perfectly synchronized audiovisual trip that commenced with “The Robots” and ...
TODAY IN YOUR BACKYARD
Maker-Day Robots!, ages 4 and older, make your life-size likeness into a robot, all materials provided, 2:30 to 3:15 p.m., North Community Library, ...
Re: Price crossover point
If you look closely to what these industrial robots and AI systems do you will see that it's just about a change of who does what what they come to solve ...
Android Headlines - Android News
7 reasons to love Google's stock again
Robots: No, I'm not talking about automation via the much-publicized self-driving car . In the past several months, Google has snapped up a host of ...
'Transformers' unearths $100M debut
Inventor and scrap collector Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg) battles alien robot bounty hunter Lockdown and his metallic minions in “Transformers: Age ...
2015 Hyundai Sonata Review
As sparks scatter, robots weld together structures from complex shapes of high-strength steel. Some 3000 men and women (and more than a few ...
Hiwin revenues up on automation sales
The company reiterated its goal of selling 100 industrial robots per month on ... Meanwhile, Chuo said Hiwin's medical robot for foot rehabilitation has ...
Clarenville Students Win at International Underwater Robot Competition
A team of students from Clarenville High School have made the province proud at an international underwaterrobot competition in the States that ...