Friday, June 30, 2017

6/29/2017 BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   6/29/2017
The Development of Robot-Enhanced therapy for children with AutisM spectrum disorders (DREAM) project will design robots that can operate ...
Don't worry, though, the robots won't be terrorizing neighborhoods. They are designed to carry grocery and shopping bags, according to Fox News.
Slowly, but surely, the Baxter robot is learning. It starts as a series of random grasps — the big, red robot pokes and prods clumsily at objects on the ...
Humans will always play an important role in investment management, say humans who work in investment management, and while I am inclined to ...
We talk a lot about crime, but what if there was a way to help police patrol, without putting more lives at risk? Knightscope Inc. introduces us to robots ...
Suddenly, Amazon's purchase of robot maker Kiva starts to make more sense. It's all of a piece with a world where the robots - an autonomous car is ...
[Alonso Martinez] is an artist working on virtual characters at Pixar so it's no wonder that his real life robots, Mira and Gertie, have personalities that ...
Though many fear the unemployment that could follow the widespread adoption of automated systems, they could be a welcome addition to the ...
robot controlled by seventh-grader Mya Oliver collects blocks at the Summer Engineering Academy exposition at Loachapoka Elementary School.
The race for automation is well underway, with millions of robots doing the heavy lifting in industrial settings . Robots have recently become cheaper, ...
Robots will work in teams to build complex structures using dynamic new materials. “Elements of the build will self-assemble. Drones flying overhead ...
Researchers at Jilin University in China have created tiny, simple "robots" that are powered entirely by moisture. Made out of sheets of graphene oxide ...
Researchers from Politecnico di Milano and Trend Micro conducted an audit of the information security design of commonly used industrial robots and ...
continued its aggressive investment in the robotics space by announcing the acquisition of two roboticscompanies – Boston Dynamics and Schaft ...
This was not a class of geniuses, but a class of ordinary third- to fifth-grade students who were attending a Lego STEM Robotics Camp at one of ...
He spends each day the same way -- sleeping, eating, working out and creating gigantic robots and monster trucks. Anyone who has been in the ...
The heartland of Chinese manufacturing is currently facing surging wages and labor shortages, two things that threaten its role as workshop to the ...
This is Tiley's newest video installation, "Material Eyes," an artistic exploration of the complex aesthetics of robotic interaction with our bodies that ...
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While these robots are going to primarily be sold for recreational purposes, there are legitimate medical uses for the technology as well. One of the ...
HASTINGS, Neb. -- Not only are the students working with robots, they are building them as well and learning coding to operate them. The robotics ...
Xu Jinghong, co-chair of Summer Davos in Dalian, insists robots taking over manufacturing jobs could lead to more enriched lives for people.
Just a few years ago, the idea of home robots that could help with your chores and entertain you in your home was ludicrous – it was the pure fantasy ...
Kingman FIRST Robotics, Team 60 coaches and high school science teachers Celeste Lucier and Jody Schanaman, along with Team 60 student ...
Look what's happening, though: We're about to have robots rolling down sidewalks in Virginia. This is not some futuristic prediction. This is now ...
The latest job for the robot army that's obviously coming to automate every facet of our lives is: bus driving. But what does this mean for you?
Humanity, you better start getting your retirement plans in order. The robots really are taking over. Technology scholars have predicted for years that ...
There is little doubt the necessity to act in the best interests of clients is a pivotal part of the professionalisation of advice. As this article is being written, ...
On the other hand, I wasn't as keen on Ascalon, the Order's robotic assassin. I hope it isn't the main villain of this arc. While Ascalon makes for a ...
It is easy to think that slavery has been consigned to the pages of history but unfortunately that is far from the truth. According to the International ...
Wittmann Group has completely revised additional rotational axes for its W821 and W321 series of compact robots, for molding technical parts that ...
Most people don't believe that an army of robots is marching steadily forward to take their jobs. Research appears to indicate that they have adopted ...
Another innovative UAV from PRODRONE is equipped with a set of robotic arms that can grab and transport objects weighing up to 10 kg (22 lbs).
The latest Transformers movie, Transformers: The Last Knight, gets the dubious distinction of being the worst in the series. That is some sort of major ...
Schneider Electric has announced a robot controller that can control multiple delta robots and Scara robots, as well as third-party six-axis robots.
Don't freak out, ladies. A blowjob robot could actually be a blessing in disguise. I'm sure that most of you can't give blowjobs as much as your ...
Technological innovation has a very low chance of creating the mass job displacement predicted by many experts, according to research recently ...
Shimon is robot that composes and plays his own beats. He uses a process called deep neural learning along with artificial intelligence to decode ...
A drink prepared by robotic bartenders is shown in the Tipsy Robot automated bar in the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Monday, June 26, ...
With their evocative electronica-tinged worship music, Salford-based Rivers & Robots have become mainstays of the British scene. Their albums 'All ...

6/28/2017 BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS   6/28/2017
This is because industrial robots tend to take the menial and dangerous tasks that require low skill. But human workers are still needed for jobs that ...
Flying cars are a thing of the future, but now the future may not be too far off. With new advances in aerospace technology, companies are hoping cars ...
After just confirming its plans to help Volvo create self-driving cars, NVIDIA has now revealed that it's also working with another leading car ...
Overall robotics spending will climb to $13 billion in 2025, according to a new report from the International Federation of Robots and Loup Ventures.
Florida is now the fourth state in the U.S. to pass a law which allows unmanned delivery robots on both sidewalks and crosswalks. The law, which ...
Voodoo Manufacturing is a startup that uses 3D printing and robots to manufacture products of almost any imaginable design for clients. And the ...
Robots with rodent brains are being built in a lab in Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia. Scientists have modeled the way rodents ...
Add robotics to that equation and it can be nigh impossible. But Anki, the creators of toys-to-life game “Anki Overdrive,” says it doesn't have to be that ...
Robots demonstrate to make drinks at Tipsy Robot in the Miracle Mile Shops in Las Vegas, Monday, June 26, 2017. (Chitose Suzuki Las Vegas ...
In 1967, a prominent Roanoke business leader spoke to the Elks Club about changes that were starting to take place in the economy. Davis Elliott ...
ABOVE VIDEO: Florida became the fourth state in the country to pass a statewide law permitting the use of unmanned delivery robots on sidewalks ...
The robot, with a HD camera in its head and the Canara Bank logo on its chest, answers close to 500 frequently asked questions ranging from 'lift ...
Bernstein said the robotics industry remains in its infancy. “Soon robots will be a constant touch point throughout our lives, becoming commonplace ...
Amazon already uses thousands of robots in its own warehouses, so it's easy to see why industry insiders would expect the company to make the ...
Investing in automation and robotics can give the economy a "much-needed productivity boost," analysts wrote in the report of the survey published ...
Someday, when I look back at 2017, I suspect one of the defining moments for me will be that time a human service worker aggressively tried to steer ...
We hear little about the many cobots – robots that collaborate with humans – on our factory floors and in shared workspaces. Only when a rogue robot ...
Good news for those tired of stepping on Legos: Our robot overlords in training are hard at work sorting out the problem. No really, there are now ...
Robotlab develops works incorporating industrial robots in public spaces. At Wood Street, the robots are armed with ink, set beside inkable surfaces, ...
From surgery and social care to natural disasters and war, robots have a growing role in the world. Their influence is only becoming more powerful, ...
In recent years, the fear of automation and the threat that AIs — or 'robots' — could pose to jobs has increased. But PwC says increased labour ...
The Voodoo factory relies on 160 3-D printers, with robots assembled from sensors, arms, grippers and other components, running the process of ...
Disney has long been experimenting with robots in the parks, but recent work at Disney Research has been pushing the idea of robot interaction to ..
Building sites of 2050 will have autonomous cranes and diggers, and robots working in teams to build structures using new interactive materials which ...
With the rise of automation, computerization and artificial intelligence, it's perfectly justifiable to start worrying about whether or not a robot is going to ...
E-commerce retailers are ramping up automation in their warehouses as they race to deliver goods to shoppers ever faster. The smoother and quicker ...
Indian banks have started relying upon robots to handle customers. Yup, that is right. An increasing number of banks are now moving away from ...
Traditional sumo involves two large men pushing each other out of the ring using different techniques, whereas their robot counterparts use slanted ...
Researchers from China have turned a sheet of graphene oxide into a material that bends when exposed to moisture, which they used to create a ...
Next year, fireworks could be ignited by robots based on musical cues set in the sophisticated design software that has changed the Fourth of July.
Technologies like data analytics, robotic process automation (RPA), and artificial intelligence (AI) are dramatically shifting how the finance function ...
Robots that are good at one mode of transportation are usually bad at ... aiming to develop robots that can both manoeuvre around on land and take to ...
A humanoid robot, manufactured by SoftBank Group Corp, at the Viva ... Really, if we look around, the robots aren't coming, they're already here.
Now, kids can learn how to create their own robots at home or in the classroom. Developed by Sony Electronics and Sony Global Education, the ...
LONDON, June 28 (Xinhua) -- A young academic won a major award from the prestigious Zoological Society of London (ZSL) on Tuesday for his ...
Sir Charlie Mayfield, 50, said new technologies, such as robots, would create massive changes across industry, with British businesses potentially ...
CAMBRIDGE, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Consumers who believe AI will lead to rampaging, job-taking robot chaos are in the minority according to ...
When Amazon.com Inc.'s $13.7 billion bid to buy Whole Foods was announced, John Mackey, the grocer's chief executive officer, addressed ...
There's no denying the fact that the banking sector is the life-line of the bustling Indian economy and it caters to millions every day. Over the years, the ...
The impact the next wave of technological change will have on British businesses is widely underestimated and will lead to an “inescapably difficult” ...
The flagship exhibit, at the Science Museum in Kensington, charts the evolution of robots from primitive clock mechanics through to speaking, walking, ...
Visitors to CES this year met Lynx, a humanoid robot powered by Amazon's Alexa, and the Ewaybot MoRo, designed to help around the house.
But these two metal sumo wrestlers, or robots if you want to be primitive about it (robots are people too!) are changing the game in a ton of cool ways.
The robotic vehicles will be equipped with biometric software to scan for wanted criminals and undesirables who are suspected or are breaking laws, ...
Global Telepresence Robots Market 2017 report presents the fresh industry data and forthcoming industry trends, allowing you to pinpoint the ...
This is not to say that algorithms, machines and robots won't replace many existing industrial work activities. According to an article from McKinsey, ...
Takeover: Robots weld cars on a Ford production line. Computers with artificial intelligence are increasingly being used by companies in place of ...
All of my recollections are secondhand: the music, the fashion, the single slice of pizza spinning around a turntable, the robots. The 1980s were the ...
Proponents say that before long, robots could be traveling to asteroids to ... The space agency plans to launch a separate pair of robotic missions, ...