Tuesday, June 30, 2015

TUESDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
The Seattle Times
Here's a warning to get ready for robots who'll take our jobs | The Seattle Times
But the Sunnyvale software entrepreneur and author of the recently released “Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future,” ...
TheStreet.com
After Obamacare, Robots May Be Cure for Health Care's Problems
Robots are going to have an overwhelmingly beneficial effect on health care compared to many other industries. This is due to the fact that health care ...
Daily Mail
Expert claims intelligent robots could wipe out humanity
The robots will have what's known as artificial general intelligence (AGI), enabling them to do much more than carry out specific and limited tasks.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Light-emitting robots help keep VA hospital patient rooms germ-free
The names of the two new germ-zapping robots have yet to be stenciled on the front of the R2-D2-shaped gizmos whose job it is to kill invisible bugs.
Yahoo News (blog)
Robots are now getting married
If you began to question your single life when Charles Manson got engaged while in prison, well, we want to prepare you … robots are now getting ...
CNET
Professor warns robots could keep us in coffins on heroin drips
Technically Incorrect: Citing an extreme example, an Oxford University professor says the biggest fear is that robots will be smarter than us, and by ...
Nature.com
Micro-optics: Light robots
Microscale robots have been proposed for future applications including drug delivery and microsurgery. Ideally, such devices would be powered ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Public Release: 29-Jun-2015 'Tele-rounding': Robots in the neonatal intensive care unit
Many hospitals lack the resources and patient volume to employ a round-the-clock, neonatal intensive care specialist to treat their youngest and ...
Yahoo News UK
System to help robots 'hear better'
At the moment robots, phones and other devices using speech recognition don't work well when you're not close to the microphone or in a quiet space ...
Backchannel
We Need A Law That Bans Killer Robots
THE IDEA TO PROPOSE A PRESIDENTIAL ORDER LIMITING THE development of lethal autonomous robots (killer robots) popped into my mind as if ...
Hand in Gripper: Safer, More Collaborative Robots Rise in Manufacturing
In the second part of our series on collaborative robotics, find out what to expect as robots expand their roles into domains formerly reserved for ...
Greenbot
How Google uses robots to test Android phones for lag
Google loves robots. It turns out one task the company has assigned to non-human subordinates is testing for interface lag in Android and Chrome OS ...
More Robots in Disguise Clash of the Transformers news: Megatronus and Bumblebee
Trozok21 is on fire. He has informed us that Toysrus Exclusive 5 step Megatronus, which he recently found, will actually be 39.99$ Cdn. This is better ...
The Transylvania Times
Robots Vie For'Mini-golf' Crown – Brevard NC
Rafael Patrick, a graduate engineering student from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, offers programming tips to Mauriel and ...
Vaccine News Daily
Xenex robots reduce infections by disinfecting rooms | Vaccine News
Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots disinfect rooms so efficiently that multiple hospitals have stated that their infections rates have decreased thanks to the ...
Controlled Environments Magazine
Transformer Robots Swim Through Clogged Arteries - Controlled Environments Magazine
Transformer Robots Swim Through Clogged Arteries. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:51am. Get today's news and top headlines for cleanroom professionals ...
Silicon Valley Business Journal
Need help with the cooking and cleaning? There's a robot for that (Photos)
Window-cleaning and chef robots took center stage, along with tactical devices for hostage situations, at Jabil's robotics conference Thursday in its ...
Increasing use of robots and sensors expected in civils construction
Civils contractors will increasingly use robots and sensors to create structures in futuristic offsite factories, according to the author of recent research.
Detailed analysis and future prospects of global cartesian robots market for 2015-2019 just ...
Global Cartesian Robots Market 2015-2019 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. Cartesian robots contains three ...
Global military robots market future strategies and forecasts 2015 to 2021 shared in new research ...
The growing need to modernize armed forces is what drives the market for military robots and military ground robot mobile platforms. Dependent on ...
Christianity Daily
'Terminator: Genisys' Plot: Why Emilia Clarke Prefers Robots Over Dragons
Everybody loves Daenerys Targaryen's dragons in "Game of Thrones," but Emilia Clarke, the actress who plays the mother of dragons actually prefers ...
The Sun (subscription)
Meet the robots that are taking over our jobs
ROBOTS are taking over our screens with Channel 4 drama Humans gripping UK viewers and Arnold Schwarzenegger's Terminator Genisys hitting ...
Medical Xpress
'Tele-rounding': Robots in the neonatal intensive care unit
Linda Tesoriero, M.D., (left) and Arlene Garingo, M.D., (on monitor). Credit: Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Many hospitals lack the resources and ...
Nanowerk
Materials modelled after plants may help robots to move more naturally
(Nanowerk News) Engineers developing moveable robot components may soon take advantage of a trick plants use. Researchers at the Max Planck ...
"Tele-Rounding": Robots in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Newswise — Many hospitals lack the resources and patient volume to employ a round-the-clock, neonatal intensive care specialist to treat their ...
Market research on cleaning robots market :strategies, and forecasts, worldwide 2020 just ...
The global cleaning robots market is anticipated to reach a market value of US$1.8 billion by 2018 from US$676.4 million in 2011. Innovation in the ...
Universal Robots appoints ADDE as distributor :: Industry News :: FoodProcessing
Universal Robots is developing a new class of collaborative robots which are lightweight, simple to program and can work alongside employees with ...
Focus Taiwan News Channel
Foxconn replacing workers with robots
It employs more than 1 million workers, mostly in its factories in China, but has been moving toward automation – replacing workers with robots.
Fortune
Sure, robots can perform surgery and build cars, but can they write a sonnet?
Baker Memorial Library of Dartmouth College, the tower of which is a copy of Independence Hall in Philadelphia. Photograph by Getty ...
Skolkovo Robotics Center to showcase six unique robots at Innorobo in Lyon
Skolkovo Robotics Center will present its best projects at the robotics conference Innorobo 2015, which will take place on 1-3 July in Lyon, France.
Kuato's JavaScript-controlled robots could help disengaged children build smartphone apps
"Giant robots and JavaScript are your weapons of choice as you program your way to victory in this strategic combat game," writes Kuato on its website ...
South Bend Tribune
Smaller and smarter - South Bend Tribune: Business
Engineers at UC Berkeley are working on robots of various sizes that can work together. The bigger robot moves slower than the smaller VelociRoach, ...
Independent Online
Robots and rogue technology - IOL
Robots and rogue technology. June 29 2015 at 06:00pm. By Ellen E Jones Comment on this story. iol scitech jun 29 humans YouTube.com Anita, the ...
UK researchers exploring possibility of longer-range wireless charging for robots
A key aim of the project is to build working prototypes of wirelessly powered robots, which will be fabricated in a new facility at the University of Leeds.
The Independent
Google AI robot answers the meaning of life and tells humans how to be good
Conversations are one of the most important and difficult tasks that artificial intelligence has to undertake. As such, the robots have tended to work only ...
Glamour (blog)
What a World Where Robots Replace Women Looks Like, According to AMC's Humans - Glamour
But what fascinated me throughout Humans' relatively quiet premiere was the way it envisioned the relationship between robots and human women.
Global Agricultural Robot Market Is Expected to Reach $16.3 billion by 2020: Acute Market Reports
WinterGreen Research announces that it has published a new study Agricultural Robots Market, Shares, Strategies and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to ...
The Source
'Terminator: Genisys' Director Alan Taylor On Working With Arnold Schwarzenegger & His Favorite ...
Director Alan Taylor has quite a bit of fantastical movie experience under his belt, between work on Game of Thrones, Thor:The Dark World, and now ...
UPROXX
Could We Build A Terminator?
While we do have robots that eat, and they're even vegetarian, that's still a point of concern; the Terminator isn't supposed to stop off for a sandwich.
4 technologies that will help save the oceans
We've always known tags and satellites and underwater robots have been used to study the ocean — but what about saving it? Let's take a look at ...
The Independent
New 'Iron Man' augmented reality technology could help surgeons and firefighters, say scientists
“At the moment, robots, phones and other devices using speech recognition don't work well when you're not close to the microphone or [not] in a quiet ...
CNBC
What's driving Detroit's manufacturing turnaround?
But next-gen makers of industrial robots, nanotechnology materials, biotech pharmaceuticals, even bicycles are also spurring the resurgence.
The Linux Foundation: Open Source Dronecode Project Attracts New Investment and Members
Linux-based, low-cost and affordable robots, together with the creativity and passion of thousands of developers, will lead the next technological ...
Myrtle Beach Sun News
Lush Life | Should bionic bars set up shop in Myrtle Beach?
Last year, Royal Caribbean launched the first full-service bar manned by robots on their Quantum of the Seas cruise ship. It's a regular bar serving ...
GOOD Magazine
In Defense of the Three-Day Work Week
I feel the pain of those whose livelihoods have been replaced by computers androbots. In fact, we may be reaching a stage of technological efficiency ...