Wednesday, August 31, 2016

WEDNESDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS


NEWS 08/31/2016
From China's robotic waiters to the world's first robotic lettuce farm, robots are only becoming more advanced. And robots are not only waiting tables ...
He and his colleagues will explore how to design robots that can learn what is important to people from watching (or reading about) how we act.
For a start, it has no limbs -- so for the robophobes out there, there's no danger it will come alive in the middle of the night and do evil robot stuff.
“The Eco Robot doesn't have an actuator to drive itself. The driving force of the Eco Robot is obtained indirectly from the Hybrid Robot either by ...
There will be robots running amok, in a western-themed futuristic theme park: this much we know. Plot details, beyond this, are being as closely ...
A new breed of robots could someday learn to act human without being told how to behave. These machines are able to learn both how natural and ...
When you think of a robot, you probably imagine a metallic humanoid — and indeed, most robots today have hard, rigid bodies made of metal and ...
Have you ever been on the job and been on autopilot? Briefly forget the task at hand or lost your train of thought for an unknown period of time?
The secret to the once-a-year call is the selection of economic gauges the robots track, like manufacturing data and other leading indicators, that drive ...
Humans like robots that communicate well and express themselves more than bots that simply complete tasks efficiently, or even successfully, say ...
LONDON, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The robotics market is undergoing a major transformation, in which robots are growing beyond being the ...
According to the Oxford Martin School, 47% of all jobs in the United States are at “high risk” of being automated – machines or robots performing the ...
Eager to streamline the in-store shopping experience, Lowe's will introduce a fleet of retail service robotsthis fall throughout select stores in the San ...
A new market study from Technavio, “Global Packaging Robots Market 2016-2020,” paints a positive picture for the future of robots in the packaging ...
It is already changing the face of warface, with AI adversaries and electronic spies taking centre stage. However, America has fallen catastrophically ...
30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The robotics market is undergoing a major transformation, in which robots are growing beyond being the workhorses of ...
If you're prone to fretting about robots eating your job, or the jobs of your kids, get over it. We will eventually become indistinguishable from robots, ...
Things get interesting in this proposal, however, because George said he wants to use delivery robots to access the lockers and then deliver the ...
Combat robots, autonomous sea drones and cybersecurity artificial intelligence have been recommended in a new report by the United States ...
Hip-and-Knee-Orthopedic-Surgical-Robots Research Report on Global Hip and Knee Orthopedic SurgicalRobots Market includes market Share, ...
If robots really are going to rise up and overthrow the human race, then it's only fair that they muck in and do some jobs around the house beforehand ...
Robot Wars, the best show on British television, had its season finale over the weekend, with flipper-bot Apollo storming to the final and ultimately ...
Facebook has fired the humans who oversaw its trending topics section. The curated list of links to news stories is now what a Facebook blog post ...
The company also believes it could be used in factory robots to improve mechanical workers' ability to perform quality checks or position parts.
Mark Zuckerberg is building his own robot butler: So, Zuckerberg made new resolutions and ... Part of therobot's job description will be to put on the
A record number of orders for industrial robots were booked early this year – 14,583 units, valued at approximately USD$817 million – from North ...
Juries could soon be given virtual reality headsets to “visit” murder scenes from the court room and view footage shot by robots of corpses and ...
Lechner talked with Rory Cameron, the Executive VP at CallidusCloud to learn more about the use of VR and robots in training efforts of the future.
Things get interesting in this proposal, however, because George said he wants to use delivery robots to access the lockers, and then deliver the ...
The robotics market is in the midst of a major transformation according to a new report from Tractica, the market intelligence firm that tracks human ...
Robots are not just taking people's jobs away, they are beginning to hand them out, too. Go to any recruitment industry event and you will find the air is ...
"The disruption of a traditional industry through robotics is not new or unexpected." said Arun Nirmal, Research Director at Arcluster. "Security robots ...
The robot's drive system and armor weighs 136 pounds, and the various weapons can weigh anywhere from 80 to 113 pounds. Weapons range from ...
In the summer of 2015, Grant Canary, an entrepreneur with two startups under his belt who was looking for his next venture, was brainstorming ways ...
In factory robots, it could improve the mechanical workers' ability to perform quality checks or position parts. Other image sensor manufacturers are ...
Auburn, Hills, Mich. - ABB will feature more than a dozen innovative robotic demos at the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), ...
Robots have been involved in vehicle manufacturing for decades, but a new generation of co-bots is further benefiting car production line workers.
MENDON, Cache County — A Cache County company unveiled a piece of farm machinery Tuesday that could change work in the fields forever, and it ...
There's no better indication that robots are the next big thing in security than the formation of the industry organisation known as Robolliance. It's billed ...
Students say their skills improve during a progression of classes, allowing them to build bigger robotsover time. "It's increased from really simple stuff ...
Guangdong province, the epicenter of China's robotic revolution, announced last year that it will invest $150 billion to outfit factories with robots and ...
Justin Melnitsky, Aidan Uvani and Jason Martino are part of the robotics team, The Second Mouse. Two high school students and one college student ...

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

TUESDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS


NEWS 08/30/2016
Alterovitz said his group is also developing algorithms to be used in personal robots, designed to assist the elderly and disabled in everyday activities.
Dairy farmers in Vermont are slowly replacing hired hands with automated robots—an expensive but reliable alternative to the troublesome humans ...
Starting in the Fall, Lowe's shoppers in the San Francisco Bay Area will be greeted by autonomous robots. The LoweBot speaks multiple languages, ...
Children quickly learn to predict what will happen if they turn a cup filled with juice upside down. Robots, on the other hand, don't have a clue.
The robot, which is being piloted by India's second largest private bank by assets, HDFC Bank, will assist customers with common tasks like ...
Behind the blonde wooden service counter of a Chipotle restaurant, humanoid robots created in the golden image of C3PO prepare customers' ...
PHOENIX (KSAZ) - It's harder than it looks and some folks got to experience operating this robot, pretending to be a doctor for the day at Banner Del E.
BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The robotics market is undergoing a major transformation, in whichrobots are growing beyond being the ...
In conjunction with the RPA and Artificial Intelligence Summit taking place in London on November 30 to December 2, The State of Robotic Process ...
Hours after Facebook fired its "trending" news team and replaced it with robot curators, the social network's news section featured inaccurate and ...
What those robots can do at your company is up to the owner, but they're optimal for executing repetitive tasks. Check out the video to get a better idea ...
ComicsAlliance sat down with Parker to talk about time/space weirdness, the challenges of fleshing out kids' cartoon characters, and why a robot ...
Spyce is a new robotic chef currently employed at the MIT University. It's one of many in its class destined to replace humans in the workplace. ( Spyce ...
Engine and transmission updates underpin 2017 GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado, and BMW's got some two-door plans up its 7 Series sleeve.
It's far more likely that robots would inadvertently harm or frustrate humans while carrying out our orders than they would become conscious and rise ...
NEW DELHI: Automation is the new watchword in the Indian IT sector and employees should start looking at it beyond the hype and apprehension, ...
That solution could be found inside a powerful societal trend: eliminate humans and replace them with technology as the robots come for the jobs.
The robotics market is undergoing a major transformation, in which robots are growing beyond being the workhorses of industrial shop floors, and are ...
HBO just unveiled a brand new, R-rated trailer for their upcoming Western-with-a-twist epic, Westworld, and it looks like it could go toe-to-toe with ...
In the lead-up to the 2016 Rio Olympics, the Washington Post announced a new addition to its editorial team – robots. These weren't to be any old ...
Dave Young, Marc Dermott and Ben Bacon – who make up the Apollo team and were dubbed "the boy band of Robot Wars" – said they can not ...
The robotic industries have been one of the hottest topics worldwide since there has been progressing from the traditional manufacturing applications ...
Scott County Sheriff Terry Staggs, from left, Waldron Middle School teacher Tracie Adams and Chief Deputy Billy Carnahan of the Scott County ..
Mr. Robot staff writer and technical producer Kor Adana doesn't sleep much (four and a half hours is realistic while in the midst of production). Part of ...
Swiss Post, the national postal service company of Switzerland, will test robots in three cities for the delivery of food and medicine, next month.
NASA, with help from aerospace technology company Tethers Unlimited, aims to find out. The Washington-based company has won a contract to test ...
"As a senior vehicle artist," says the job posting, "you will be responsible for modelling incredibly complex vehicles, planes, bikes, robots and ...
The first completely soft-bodied robot is an octopus. Seattle plans to experiment with lowering heroin risks by providing safe drug houses. Plus ...
Got a robotics project to show to fellow engineers? Head over to ATX Hackerspace for a "show and tell" event. It's open to everyone, and they expect to ...
This week's Snifter features Trump in the toilet, Brexit robots and the truth behind online reviews. Vow to dump Trump pic. Dublin pub the Adelphi has ...
The arrival of robots in marketing could be on the cards, a number of law firms believe, according to a survey carried out for the Law Firm Marketing ...
robot stacking solar panels in a factory in California. The media may focus on humanoid robots, but it is advanced robots that mimic human ...
Liquid Robotics is a leader in long duration, unmanned ocean robots, with its Wave Gliders deployed across the globe, from the Arctic to the Antarctic, ...
Could robotic chemistry sets lead to a revolution in creative digital-driven chemistry teaching and practical exploration?
We've compiled a collection of videos below, all under five minutes in length, on a variety of topics about industrial robots. The videos examine ...
Russell is quick to dismiss the imaginary threat from the sentient, evil robots of science fiction. The issue, he said, is that machines as we currently ...
Babies can be a drag. Their utter helplessness and disappointing lack of communication skills often leaves new parents sleep-deprived and playing ...
Collaborative-Robots-Market The Global Collaborative Robots Market 2016 Industry Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the ...
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And the robot's actions are unpredictable — but not random. "It makes a decision in a way that [I] as the creator cannot predict," Reben says. "When ...
Prior to this final round of competition, the teams competed in Level 1, where robots had to return two known sample types but from an unknown ...
At the congress, Dr. Thomas Freiman, a neurosurgeon at Frankfurt University Hospital, will be presenting the results of his study on robotic accuracy in ...
We have already seen manufacturing jobs forfeited to assembly line robots. Airline employees have lost out to airport kiosks, bank tellers to ATMs, and ...
The central character of the 2014 Walt Disney animated feature Big Hero 6 is a human assisting robotnamed Baymax. Of course, this robot looks like ...
Filling a fictional theme park with self-aware humanoid robots puts forth a much more disturbing image than filling a park with dinosaur clones, though.
In our case, we put a swarm of robots under surveillance and wanted to find out which rules caused their movements. To do so, we put a second ...
This includes everything from new games to artificial intelligence (AI) to robots. This trend will have a growing impact on our daily lives, and possibly ...