Wednesday, November 30, 2016

WEDNESDAY BLAST OR ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS 11/30/2016
Any robot NASA sends to harsh, distant worlds has to be tougher than garden-variety machines. Since every component has to be able to withstand ...
All those dire predictions about the automated economy sound like a sci-fi horror film from the '50s: Robotsare coming to take your jobs, your homes, ...
Specifically, they are developing gears made from bulk metallic glass (BMG), a specially crafted alloy with properties that make it ideal for robotics.
Robots are expensive. The materials used to create humanoid robots in particular make them challenging to mass-produce, and even if a company ...
MONTREAL & ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FROM ADM BOOTH #1523 – Today TM Robotics and Toshiba Machine announced ...
These San Francisco elementary school kids are happier than a robot with feelings after they tore through boxes containing educational robots.
The days of warehouses bustling with workers to pick boxes and fill orders could soon be a thing of the past if robotic automation continues to gain ...
Essentially, the beetles became like robots with no control over their own motor functioning. Interestingly, though the researchers control the beetles ...
27, 2016, photo, participants from Taiwan watch their robots playing a ... its Taiwanese teenage creators first prize at this year's student robot games.
The Large Hadron Collider, the world's largest particle accelerator, uses a robot called the Train Inspection Monorail (TIM) for inspection and system ...
DARPA is championing the benefit of being able to use robotic vehicles to physically inspect and modify satellites once they've been launched.
No matter what HBO's epic robot-drama Westworld would have you believe, androids and humans aren't indistinguishable — yet. Our brains are ...
Belmonte Middle School students Ariana Brown, left, Kyle Bernard, Cheryl Nguyen, and Michael Kenny build a Lego robot. By BRIDGET TURCOTTE.
Travelmate is a robot suitcase you didn't know you needed. “I've always wanted to make a functional robotthat acts as an extension of yourself and is ...
robots for children, toddler robot, iCub, The Indian Express, Indian Express news This new study shows that mutual exclusivity behaviour can be ...
0 Comments; Share. Email. Robots are competing in the football final of the World Robotics Olympiad on the outskirts of New Delhi, the capital of India.
And for that, you need an adviser who stands hand-in-hand with the robots, so to speak. You need someone who has taken the time to learn the best ...
The rather gloomy idea that robots will one day replace us has significantly grown in force recently with advances in technology and computers ...
How can robotics help to enhance the development of the modern arts? Japan's famous playwright, stage director Oriza Hirata and leading roboticist ...
One of the most bizarre sights, however, was surely a computer-controlled stripper robot constructed out of mannequin parts and boasting a CCTV ...
NEW DELHI (AP) - Whizzing around a green felt table chasing a soccer ball beaming infrared light, the boxy robot shoots - and scores - and wins its ...
SOME 20,000 people in and around Grimsby face losing their jobs to robots in the next few years. An influential paper published by Oxford University ...
However, the opposite can be true as well: Examining robots can help reveal how we as humans absorb and make sense of new information.
More than 45,000 people in Nottingham face losing their jobs to robots in the next few years, according to academics. A paper published by Oxford ...
Robotics researchers from the Australian Centre for Field Robotics are deploying robots to do high-precision farming; saving crops, avoiding ...
Barely a week goes by these days without a new online or app-based investment service being launched. Many millions of pounds of venture capital ...
... >> Meals on wheels for the 21st century, a courier with a difference pulling up at a Turkish restaurant in London to deliver an order. Ten restaurants ...
Perhaps you find yourself in a hotel lobby in need of restaurant reservations, or in the middle of a busy airport seeking flight departures; and a robot ...
If people were robots, the story would end here – just “set it and forget it.” The plan would periodically be adjusted as an investor's needs would ...
Arnold built a version of the robots' cognition in which they heard their programming as an inner monologue. Ford says his hope was that "in time their ...
AIBC will be meant for medical research, improving software for driverless cars and building robots. The machine won't come cheap as the country is ...
This idea has helped researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology to idealize a "soft robot" which can be used to grip surfaces, a device aimed to ...
AR331 In depth analysis of Europe Milking Robots Market is a crucial thing for various stakeholders like investors, CEOs, traders, suppliers and others.
In what will be a surprise to absolutely no one, McDonald's Corporation's (NYSE:MCD) lower-wage jobs are being eliminated by computers, robots, ...
Google's AI might have beaten the world's best human at Go. It's probably also in the process of becoming the best Starcraft II player in the world.
Experts have warned that brokers could potentially see themselves replaced by artificial intelligence as technology improves. John Cusano, global ...
AR329 In depth analysis of Europe Medical Robots Market is a crucial thing for various stakeholders like investors, CEOs, traders, suppliers and ...
Cambridge Consultants has unveiled one of the smallest known robots for surgical use. Axsis has an external body the size of a drinks can and ...
India has hosted the 13th edition of the World Robot Olympiad. The event has helped inspire a new generation of students to get involved in working ...
The materials used to create humanoid robots in particular make them challenging to mass-produce, and even if a company builds on a larger scale, ...
By applying engineering principles to biology, and with the help of some nifty robotic equipment, Ginkgo has created a factory for churning out exotic ...
robot carries a plastic bottle back to the edge of the swimming pool in the clean up challenge. LEWISTOWN — Learning about robotics, engineering, ...
On November 22, UBC spent the day welcoming its new president, Dr. Santa Ono. After an installation ceremony and celebration concert, Santa ...
After a successful revival earlier this year, the new Robot Wars is gearing up for two festive specials this holiday season called Robot Wars: Battle of ...
Instead of training its new temporary employees over several weeks, Amazon will reportedly reply on technology ranging from touch screens to robots ...
The robot, called the Astrobee, will fly around the ISS and is designed to help the astronauts develop technologies for use in zero-gravity, such as how ...
According to AMRC, the carbon composite robot project is part of the its contribution to the Factory of the Aircraft Future project, backed by the ...
Dark Horse from Panya Robot won the consolation prize in the under-12 regular category, while Grateful Student from True Click Life won in the ...
The carbon composite robot project is part of the AMRC's contribution to the Factory of the Aircraft Future initiative, backed by the Aerospace ...
Bridge and engineering services specialist, Mabey is investing £2.6million in robots at its site in Lydney, Gloucestershire. Forming one complete cell, ...