Thursday, March 31, 2016

THURSDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
Forbes
At a quiet lab in Georgia, robots are learning to run like humans. Which begs the question: Why? Privacy: It's complicated but there is definitely a way ...
Atlas Obscura
Most robots, when their creators are done with them, meet one of two fates. Either they're stashed away, in some corner of a lab, closet or basement, ..
RT
Russia's military multi-purpose de-mining robotic complex Uran-6 will be used to clear up hidden explosive devices left by Islamic State terrorists in ...
Raw Story
Robotic systems and unmanned vehicles are playing an ever-growing role in the US military — but don't expect to see Terminator-style droids striding ...
Chicago Tribune
April 2 to10 is National Robotics Week, in its 7th year of celebrating roboticstechnology with interesting and exciting, events around the country, ...
Harvard Business Review
Smart, quasi-autonomous robots and machines are replacing humans in workplaces all over the world. They learn fast, work hard, and certainly ...
Los Angeles Times
After Gov. Jerry Brown announced a proposal this week to ratchet up the state's minimum wage 50% by 2022, business groups warned that the rapid ...
ExtremeTech
While robots are typically thought of as fodder for high-end tinkerers, there's also a number of robotics enthusiasts who value simplicity and ...
agprofessional.com
If one Australian company has its way, swarms of robots could soon be spraying row crop fields not just in Australia, but across the world. SwarmFarm ...
Healio
According to a press release, the company has developed three types of power assist suits for industrial use and two robots for elderly care.
Worcester News
STUDENTS at Dyson Perrins CE Academy have spent ten weeks building robots as part of British Science week. The pupils in years 7 and 8 were ...
Huffington Post
Robots are already working in our everyday lives and have changed the way that some industries operate. The future of robotics will change how we ...
Livemint
After Microsoft accidentally turned back on its teenage AI chatbot Tay on Twitter, it seemed that AI robots may not be coming to rule us but merely ...
New Scientist
From mechanical lifeguards to aerial drones, robots are already helping save lives. It's time they took their place in the rescuer's toolbox, argues Robin ...
This release includes 49 best-in-class robots developed by OMRON Adept Technologies, Inc. These have been integrated with OMRON's family of ...
Irish Independent
Online artificial intelligence bots are set to dominate customer service in the near future, according to a new vision unveiled by Microsoft. Share.
Reno Gazette Journal
I realize that not everyone spends time exploring these sources to learn about the latest developments and logical predictions, but the review of ...
Robohub
In the world of robot communication, it seems actions speak louder than words. Scientists in the UK have discovered that by getting robot avatars to ...
Law.com (subscription)
Hindustan Times
Imagine a world where robots have replaced surgeons in an operation theatre. In the very near future, robots will be able to perform complicated hip ...
Idaho EdNews
Thursday the Taco Bell Arena on the Boise State University campus will be invaded byrobots, big robots, each bent on defeating defenses, ...
Nanowerk
"We expect robots to work more closely with humans in the future, in the manufacturing or care sectors, for example", explains Knoll. "For this to work, ...
Sputnik International
State-of-the-art robotic systems have already become an essential part of the Russian Armed Forces, where they typically take on the most hazardous ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
Cultural icons like comic book hero Iron Man draw visitor into the “Alien Worlds and Androids” exhibit at the Indianapolis Children's Museum.
The Southland Times
Here's a shocking prediction: by the end of their working lives, today's 15-year-olds will work 17 different jobs in five different industries. The days of a ...
BEDFORD, Mass., March 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The seventh annual National Robotics Week kicks off April 2 with a record number of events ...
Russia's Strategic Missile Force will field-test a new mobile robot system designed to guard and defend strategic missile facilities during an upcoming ...
The Press, York
Among the activities on offer was the Scratch For Robotics software, used on the Raspberry Pi and Minecraft, and children were given the chance to ...
Money Marketing
People – not robots – are the answer to Britain's emerging retirement advice “vacuum”, as firms learn how to outsource their investment processes and ...
Telepresence robots can go where no man or woman can go, they can go safer, they can go faster, they can provide a presence that might not be ...
Idaho State Journal
CSI Golden Eagle Robotics, FRC Team 5489, performed well throughout the Utah Regional and stood out as one of few teams that could “climb the ...
The self-driving robot is designed for local goods (including groceries) deliveries, using pavements as pedestrians do, by travelling at slow speeds ...
Key Companies Analysis: - Honda Motor, The Lego Group, Aldebaran Robotics, Innovation First International, Wowwee Group, Yujin Robot, Orbotix, ...
AsiaOne
Mr Iswaran (centre) with Aitech Robotics and Automation industry robot engineer Sean Efrem Sabastian (far left) and business development manager ...
Hood River News
#Occam's Razor robotics team from Hood River Valley High School was a finalist in state competition and will advance to national competition, a first ...