Tuesday, February 28, 2017

TUESDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS   2/28/2017
And this "robot tax" should be used to finance something like a universal basic income (UBI). Gates's proposal, one of many variants on the UBI theme, ...
A humanoid robot from SoftBank stands inside the arrival hall at Hong Kong International Airport in January. Promoted as the first robot to be endowed ...
In 2019, Canadian mining firm Nautilus Minerals will send robots to excavate deposits rich in copper and gold within the jurisdiction of Papua New ...
While next-generation 5G cellular will bring faster downloads for consumers, the new networking technology is poised to bring big benefits to business ...
FORT WORTH (CBS11) – Researchers at the UT Arlington Research Institute in Fort Worth, known as UTARI, are trying to figure out how high-tech ...
“Have robots call balls and strikes. If the count is 3-0, you walk. If it's 0-2, you're out. Each hitter is allowed to see no more than 10 pitches per at-bat.
Pibo robot, whose main purpose is getting you and your loved ones sharing your daily life again, receives instructions from her owner, at the Four ...
Mechanical dancing: the stars of Blanca Li Dance Company's Robot are the little dancing props, tiny humanoid robots that we see learning moves, ...
So I call the Aloft Hotel's front desk for room service, and a few minutes later open my door to get my toothbrush from Botlr, the hotel's robotic butler.
When Robots Take Bad Jobs. Maybe it's a good thing the trucking industry is ripe for automation. Workers at Otto, Uber's self-driving truck company ...
Some are sitting on the floor, programming a Sphero — a robot ball that can be programmed using a tablet to roll — to race through a Rigamajig ...
The project is a collaboration between researchers at the UK's Surrey Technology for Autonomous Systems and Robotics (STAR) laboratory at the ...
27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical robots market is projected to reach USD 12.80 billion by 2021 from USD 4.90 billion in 2016, growing at a CAGR of ...
A New Jersey startup called Bowery grows leafy greens stacked in columns five high under the watchful eyes of an AI system. The operation, which ...
There's more demand for IT staff able to maintain the digital revolution that's speeding the port bureaucracy, and to operate the so-called robots.
Thinking about a robot takeover sounds like a scene from a science fiction movie. However, those of us stuck doing the more repetitive, routine office ...
NEW DELHI: Specialised robots will now be used by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Naxal areas to detect and neutralise hidden IEDs ...
Students with chronic illness often get only a few hours of education a week. Telepresence robots could let them participate fully in classroom and ...
His research is part of a growing field known as “human-robot interaction”, in which engineers, computer scientists, sociologists, linguists and ...
In Jobs for Robots, Schenker addresses the most critical topics for the future of work, including automation, robotics, FinTech, e-commerce, and online ...
27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- rt analyzes the worldwide markets for Medical Robots in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics ...
A firm based on Estonian high-tech expertise is aiming to revolutionize delivery services with its stocky, six-wheeled robots equipped with cameras, ...
The annual RoboRumble Regional Robotic Tournament, produced by Jefferson County Public Schools and sponsored by Indiana University ...
We've all seen Demon Seed, well some of us have, and we know that some people are worried about robots and stuff. But not so repeated investor the ...
TELECOMS firm O2 is planning to cut costs in its customer services operation by replacing staff with artificially intelligent robots. Customers will be ...
Jurgen von Hollen, president of Universal Robots, discusses how robotics are replacing human workers and driving transformation across industries.
Such is the predicted impact of a robotic workforce that some of the tech industry's greatest minds are already outlining how we can limit the damage, ...
TROLLEYS scanning items and robots checking shelves will be among the latest weapons in the fight to tackle shoplifting at supermarkets.
The 2016 study has 145 pages, 64 tables and figures. Worldwide Hip and Knee Orthopedic surgical robot markets are poised to achieve significant ...
"Bill Gates´ latest idea to tax robots aims to solve a problem that does not exist: empirical analysis of economic data and forecasts shows that ...
Simply put, smarter, sensor-enabled robots that can make decisions based on sensory feedback are expected to have massive societal impact, ...
On February 27, Russian marks Special Operations Forces Day. The Special Operation Forces (SSO) of the Russian Armed Forces are among the first ...

Monday, February 27, 2017

MONDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  2/27/2017
In southwestern Colorado, robots carefully disarm WWII-era chemical ... training facility the military is using to teach humans how to help robots help us ...
O2 is seeking to cut costs in its customer service operation by encouraging people to talk to a new artificially intelligent robot rather than contact its call ...
Robots with muscle-like actuators made of silicone rubber elastomers have been created by roboticists in Switzerland. The team from the École ...
His plan, which also includes legalizing cannabis, would provide a 750-euro ($810) monthly income to all French citizens, financed partially by robots.
Before the robot arrived, McGillivray told me, four people worked the press. Now, with the robot's help the cycle took 35 seconds. It wasn't the robot's ...
NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is seen at the site from which it reached down to drill into a rock target called 'Buckskin' on lower Mount Sharp in this ...
Twenty nine Indiana and three Ohio robotics teams hit Crawfordsville High School on Saturday for the FIRST ® Tech Challenge Indiana State ...
The report on the security robots market provides an in-depth analysis of the market size, forecasts and opportunities of security robots that cater to the ...
Now a top sex robot pioneer says witty androids will be wired through an artificial intelligence app that will act as a simulation of the human mind.
Farshad Arvin, research associate at the University of Manchester, demonstrates the LATRO, a hydraulically powered robotic spider equipped with ...
China has seen rapid growth in its research and development spending due to strong demand of reducing labour costsand increasing productivity, ...
A team of South Korean scientists has developed a tactile sensor that can be applied to robots as a type of skin, prompting robots to be able to feel the ...
After the Community Shield red cards fiasco, let's hope the season won't be ruined by excessive whistle-blowing, writes Neil Humphreys.
Michael Milford is a Chief Investigator at the Australian Centre for Robotic Vision, an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and Microsoft ...
Sindh Police authorities have allowed the Bomb Disposal Squad to procure the gadgets, robots and machinery worth millions of rupees. This decision ...
Pepper debuted on the runway at Tokyo Pepper Collection 2017, the final stage in a competition to design attire for SoftBank's humanoid robot.
Mitsubishi Electric will demonstrate a new compact 'Direct Teach Pendant' for small robots and a quality improving pick-to-light system for manual ...
The global Medical Robotic Systems Market is projected to reach nearly USD 18 billion by 2020. In 2014, the industry stood at around USD 7.5 billion.
“We don't mention taxing robots (in the strategy of Russia's development until 2024). This is not the most appropriate idea,” Kudrin said over the ...
The robots all have different abilities. Students show how well the robots complete tasks to determine a winner. The state winner moves on to the world ...
The "scorpion robot" sent into the No. 2 reactor containment vessel at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant is seen after becoming immobile in this photo ...
ARTIFICIAL intelligence and robotics which can “transform how we live, work, travel and learn” will make Britain's economy more competitive after ...
Amid the shrill and irritating noise of politics these days, there have been a few news stories reporting on the progress of robotics, especially robotic ...
Robots in therapeutic settings might be particularly beneficial for autistic children because they can potentially make them more comfortable in these ...
The test highlights a growing use of the latest computing technologies – drones, robots, software, sensors and networks – by US companies to design, ...
Not only do you hunt animalistic robots across a post-post-apocalyptic landscape in Guerrilla Games' new open-world RPG, but the developer ...
CONTROVERT Media, an African tech start-up, has created and is using artificial intelligence robots to automatically write and post news articles on ...
Funding of £17.3m ($22m) for artificial intelligence and robotics research to be carried out by British universities is to be announced by the government ...
DAVIE, FLA. (WSVN) - Students at a South Florida school played host to a robotics competition, Saturday. Western High School in Davie hosted the ...
SAN ANTONIO - Teams of middle and high school students got the unique opportunity to compete Saturday in the first ever Regional Underwater ...
STATES CHRONICLE – Wikipedia's software robots are in a constant and silent war, battling against each other. Wikipedia is known to be the fifth ...
With the increased functionality of outdoor robots, the market for autonomous robots as a replacement for human work has widened. The human touch ...
From outside the Project Lead the Way suite at the Early College and Career Center, the hum of robots could be heard.
Robots bee-ing helpful: This illustration shows a remote-controlled, bio-inspired flying robot that can pollinate flowers, much like a bee. — AIST/TNS.
If technology keeps accelerating at the current rate, robots and artificial intelligence will either displace or replace tens of millions of jobs in the next 20 ...
TOKYO: The world's first robot table tennis tutor in Japan has set a new Guinness World Record for its uncanny ability of being able to play the game ...
“We needed to program the robots, for example, to suit their needs. Many disabled students have strong visual abilities, so understanding their ...
Robotics has now come into its own and, when combined with machine learning, will become a technology that will truly disrupt the workplace and ...