Tuesday, March 31, 2015

MONDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS

NEWS
Kotaku Australia
This Is How The Robots In Interstellar Were Made
Whether you loved or loathed Interstellar (I loved it) you cannot deny the inherent 'coolness' of its robots. Unique, interesting, personable — the thing ...
Social Barrel
State College News
HackPSU Winner Creates Flying Robots That Can Find Your Cell Phone
One would think that it takes an extensive amount of time to build a mobile application or a robot that searches for your electronic devices.
GreenBiz
These robots take a shine to cleaning solar panels waterlessly
Israeli robotics startup Ecoppia wants to ensure that dust or other airborne particles don't compound the problem. Generally speaking, soiled panels ...
Students Put Their Robots To The Test In Competition
HARTFORD – Hundreds of people were in Hartford this weekend for the last district qualifying roboticsmatch before the New England For Inspiration ...
CTV News
How is native healthcare like lunar robots? Crowd-sourcing might help both
MNP LLP has adopted a strategy that's also being used by Google as it tries to send a robot to the moon -- combining crowd-sourcing and cash ...
MTV.com
Steve Aoki Is Convinced We'll All Be Robots By 2045
Steve Aoki Is Convinced We'll All Be Robots By 2045. 'I'll be a robot, so I won't have wrinkly skin and I might not have any organs,' the DJ says about ...
Bend Bulletin
Meet Bend's first life-size humanoid robot
The $32,000 humanoid robot that Silliman recently purchased has many potential uses in manufacturing, but robot enthusiast Silliman plans to turn ...
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Expect more robots and explosions with 'Tranformers' sequels, spinoffs
Paramount, Michael Bay and Lorenzo di Bonaventura are enlisting Akiva Goldsman to help the studio develop ideas and a team to work on future ...
Don't Worry About the Robots; the Fed Might Take Your Job
Starting with the robot part of the story, we do have a measure of the rate at which robots and other technologies are displacing workers. It's called ...
Gizmodo UK
Behind the Scenes Footage Shows How Interstellar Robots Were Made
Still, the best thing about the movie might have been the TARS and CASE moving-monolith robot machines. Here's a behind the scenes clip that ...
Chron.com (blog)
'The Americans': Mail robots are people, too
She then tells him that Gaad kicked the mail robot (quelle horreur!) and it's being sent out for repairs. Might we have another opportunity for a bug?
Wahoo Newspaper
4-H robotics teams hold open house
Area youngsters check out the Saunders County Robotics team projects March 23 at the Wahoo Public Library. The group's senior team recently ...
New York Recorder
Robotic Guide Dogs Might Serve As Eyes Of Firefighters In The Future
robot that acts like a guide dog can lead the way for firefighters and make it less complicated to identify obstacles and objects in smoke-filled ...
The Missoulian
MSU professor introduces Stevensville students to robotics
Stevensville Middle School student Laney Jones reacts last week when Montana State University professor Hunter Lloyd's robot identifies her as a ...
moviepilot.com
Chappie: Die Antwoord and Bunny Robots (Review)
The Jasons take on Neil Blomkamp's third sci-fi/action/political thriller, Chappie (2015). They discuss the film's various influences/rip-offs, Die ...
Share “Oklahoma regional robotics competition...”
Loud music, high-profile guests that included Apple Computer co-founder Steve Wozniak, and hundreds of motivated high school students punctuated ...
moviepilot.com
The Most Horrifying Things Children Have Ever Said - They Are Truly In Touch With The Spirit World
Robots Vs Humans in one of the most enjoyable campy feats! Its amazing to see a movie like Robot Overlords that is confident enough to be released ...
The Australian
Robot ethics expert to visit NZ
At an address at the United Nations last year, Professor Arkin discussed how autonomous military robotic systems are capable of reducing civilian ...
IT Brief NZ
Robots to significantly boost business in coming years
Machine learning, artificial intelligence and effective use of big data - essentially software robots - will unlock significant value within the next three to ...
Jibo: Will You Adopt Your First Family Robot?
Coming in number one on the most successful technology campaign on Indiegogo is Jibo, billed as the “first family robot” you can purchase and adopt ...
Bradford Era
Building young minds: McKean County 4-H clubs gear up forrobotics
Robbie Peterson of the 4-H Robotics Club in Kane prepares to build a working submarine with, from left, Nathaniel Mann, Trenton Smith and Nathan ...
Businessworld
Amazon Holds Contest to Innovate Warehouse Automation
After a successful holiday season using robots to assist in its fulfillment centers Amazon has put out a challenge to the larger community to help push it ...
Yibada (English Edition)
Noozhawk
Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy Headed Back to FIRSTRobotics World Championship
After Sunday's Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy victory in Ventura, an unofficial Team 1717 portrait. (Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy photo).
WTNH
Conn. students compete in annual robotics competition
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Hundreds of Connecticut high school students spent their weekend competing in an annual robotics competition.
EdSurge
Toys for Your Family to Play with Code
After all, why watch a robot move on the screen when you can see it move in real life? Some say that coding is its own language. So why not make it a ...
The North Bay Nugget
Team 1305 advances to world championship
That was the countdown heard again and again Saturday as the field of teams participating in the North Bay Regional FIRST Robotics competition at ...
Team SCREAM advances to world championships
This year's competition is Recycle Rush, and requires robots to collect and stack rectangular and cylindrical recycling containers and move them into ...
Business 2 Community
Content Marketing And SEO: Holding It All Together
In fact, it is true to say that robots can now 'read' textual and visual content. They will also analyse link structures, and through this, make sense of the ...
For Team SCREAM, Oklahoma is more than OK
The winning alliance at Saturday's FIRST Robotics Oklahoma Regional is, from left, Circuit Chargers, from Tulsa, Okla.; S.W.A.T., from Smithville, Mo.; ...
Businessworld
Rise Of The Machines
Robots have becomes a familiar site in factories. While at present they are machines that perform tasks for which they are programmed, eventually we ...
Malvern Gazette
Hospital trust urges local communities to support surgical robotappeal
The technology for the robot was developed by the US military to operate on troops in Iraq using the internet. However the programme was stopped ...
ODU Mace & Crown
Grab your popcorn: "Chappie"
Blomkamp invents a run-down dystopia in the near future where robots serve as the chief police force to combat crime à la Paul Verhoeven's, ...
Eyewitness News
OPINION: What the hell is wrong with Gauteng drivers?
And why are there random robots in and out of the city centre that just don't work? I spent 45 minutes between the Primedia Broadcasting building on ...
YourStory.com
WOWing the customers to build goodwill for your business
Businesses have a tendency to be seen as 'robots'. This is indeed true especially for large businesses which follow set standards and procedures for ...
Inferse
Apple co-founder 'Woz' worries about the future of Artificial Intelligence too
It might sound like something out of a science-fiction movie, but imagine a scenario where robots are designed and built for daily life. That means a ...
TweakTown
Chappie (2015) Cinema Movie Review
Sure, there's been good robots too, like C-3PO in 'Star Wars' and Pixar's adorable 'Wall-E', but no film has attempted to tackle the topic quite like Neill ...
TAPinto.net
Local Teens Enlightened by Medical Profession and Robotics at HackensackUMC Mountainside
Roche, who teaches math, said, "We wanted to introduce our middle school students to robotics and (STEM) Science, Technology, Engineering and ...
seibertron.com
Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums
Then check out Paperformed.com, for some cool paper-based models of some of our favourite transforming robots. So far, they only feature a Drift ...