Monday, August 31, 2015

MONDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
Engadget
Eliminating the herky-jerky movements of robots isn't just good for comforting nervous humans... it helps the robots, too. Researchers have developed ...
The Guardian
Following the popular anime series and toy line LBX: Little Battlers eXperience is a miniature robot-building and fighting game, with a focus on ...
The Diplomat
Killer robots have received considerable bad press in recent months. Many scientists, nongovernmental organizations, and states have called for a ...
ASPIRE envisions creating robots and drones that can help senior citizens perform daily tasks, such as retrieving medications or maybe even watering ...
The Conversation is funded by Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Alfred P ...
Design & Trend
(Photo : Getty Images/Spencer Platt) The microfish are capable of swimming well in liquids, and each of the fish contains working nanoparticles.
Defense One
Defense One: Leading a competition to build emergency robots has surely taught you a lot about how these machines work and what happens when ...
Khaosod English
PHUKET: Police have been issued with a warrant today for the arrest of a woman from Phang Nga province, north of Phuket, over the discovery of ...
iTech Post
They will live in a post-consumer society, in a resources economy where robots will perform most of the work and finances will lose the importance ...
MarketWatch
As you can see by the caption, he's talking about a Tesla TSLA, +2.26% production line comprised of 542 robots, with 15 operating at the same time.
Clapway
Most robots now are programmed with specific functions in mind. If you walked up to one that was programmed for one task and asked it to do another, ...
io9
There's been a few films out there about robots being taught to function, such as Chappie and Ex Machina. In Blank Bodies, a short film written and ...
As with all questions worthy of serious consideration, the Robotronica panellists did not resolve whether robots could perhaps one day be creative, ...
The Hindu
It was a day full of treasure hunts and diving for pearls at the Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum as robots built by students ...
Texas A&M The Battalion
“The robots were built and are maintained by the Space Systems Laboratory at MIT,” said Sualeh Khurshid, aerospace engineering senior and ...
IPWatchdog.com
As fun as it may be to sit and watch these advanced robots, we now turn to take a look at the patent portfolio being developed by Boston Dynamics.
NOLA.com (blog)
Luke Moore, 12, attempts a challenge during a Ready Set Robots! minicamp at West Regional Library June 24 in Luling. NOLA Community ...
Johnson City Press (subscription)
In manufacturing, robots have been on the job for well over 40 years, particularly in high-wage industries such as car manufacturing, where machines ...
Meanwhile, kids at Lego VEXIQ are creating some impressive robots. As one of us watched, Willem Scholten (who coaches one of Seattle's top ...

Sunday, August 30, 2015

SUNDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
TechCrunch
Elon Musk has warned us about robots taking over with the help of AI. He's even donated money to make sure that it doesn't happen. However, it sure ...
In the early part of last week it was like whack-a-mole. Every time it looked as though stocks might see the light of day and pop higher they were ...
Forbes
Straight out of a science fiction novel, nanoengineers from the Nanoengineering department at the University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) ...
thejournal.ie
“Most people's ideas about AI [and robots]… are informed largely by sci-fi and there are no other ideas about it”, says Dr. Ford. “Our cultural memes ...
New York Post
While the jet-setting market players were away at the beach — as was Obama's Treasury chief Jack Lew, we assume — the robots took over Wall ...
Tech Insider (blog)
They are a very important staple of sci-fi, because the way robots are portrayed in movies tend to say a lot about how people feel about technology ...
Scotsman (blog)
Robots are on the march. They're on our screens, in our homes and, in Scissor Sisters frontwoman Ana Matronic's case, all over her right arm, finds ...
Crain's Detroit Business
Christine Greenhow: "Online and on-campus students recorded that when their colleagues were in robot form, each group felt more physically there.".
Throughout Hollywood's history robots have been depicted in movies and TV shows doing extraordinary things with unique and complex capabilities.
seibertron.com
Surprising no one, this is simply a straight up repaint of Age of Extinction Stomp n' Chomp Grimlock sporting the colours of Robots In Disguise 2015 ...
VDARE.com
You can fund companies that can supply the big coming increase in demand forrobots as food prep workers, janitors, security guards, and as workers ...
Gizmodo Australia
Mind-altering substances are buckets of fun for humans, but what about for robots? An excellent article at Hopes and Fears wondered if our future ...
Am730 Vancouver Traffic News
No scuba diving certification? No drawback. A brand new deep sea exploration is being streamed on-line 24/7, permitting anybody with an web ...
Barrington Review
Robots these days are utilizing step-by-step directions from Wikihow to find out how to carry out human duties, in order that they will in the future make ...
CommonSpace
According to the report, this is robots' first step towards global domination and the destruction of the human race. Arnold Schwarzenegger is reported ...
But the owners plan to replace a good portion of their cooking and serving workforce with robots in the next year of two. So, Eatsa functions as a kind ...
The Japan Times
“In the run-up to the Olympics, we hope to disseminate a range of information usingrobots at Haneda so the world can see (them) in use,” said Isao ...
Crossmap
In 2012, WhatCulture.com placed Jack as their Top 12 'Robots in Video Games', "Jack falls into the slow and strong category of fighters; his brute ...
Sun Sentinel
The "pretty affordable" robots cost less than $20,000. For now, the robotic assistant is still in the testing phase to allow the company to gather more ...
Canes Warning
That's it, robots playing football against robots… Who needs players? Just engineers. I'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments below. What do ...
KSTP.com
If you choose a database, you will see many of the characters, robots and villains from the game as well as a thorough description about each ...
India West
The teams are currently demonstrating their robots in their communities to teach audiences about lunar exploration and the joys of science, ...
Radio New Zealand
... campaigner wants the Government to push for a ban on nuclear weapons, explosive weapons and autonomous weapons systems - or "killer robots" ...
NEWS.com.au
When robots are taking over jobs inside all our factories, the fact we want to consume more services is actually very lucky. It means there'll be jobs in ...
Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies
In an attempt to thwart the gathering momentum for a ban on lethal autonomous weapons (LAWs, often dramatically referred to as “killer robots”), ...
Bend Bulletin
“It's hard to build really big robots in Boston,” Oehrlein said. “It's a pretty old city, the real estate is expensive and you just can't find big warehouses ...