Thursday, August 31, 2017

8/30/2017 BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS  8/30/2017
Staff at a nursing home in Japan have seen the elderly, especially those with dementia, become more communicative with a humanoid robot known as ...
Professor Toby Walsh launching a letter signed by 116 robotics and artificial intelligence experts, demanding the United Nations prohibit the use of ...
When one thinks of cutting-edge applications for robotics, computer vision, and autonomy, it's unlikely that the first thing that comes to mind is pizza.
Robots install windows on a Jeep Liberty at the Toledo Assembly Plant in 2011. A recent report by the Brookings Institution indicated that Toledo has ...
These days female robots seem to be appearing everywhere in television, video games, and movies ranging from Her and Ex Machina to popular TV ...
The Rust Belt is rapidly becoming the domain of industrial robots, with Michigan being home to a staggering 12 percent of the nation's automated ...
First, people can adapt to a changing situation much more rapidly than a robot. And robots, so far, aren't very dexterous. They can't match human ...
Last February, the European Parliament rejected a tax on robots, but took the first steps to regulate their development and deployment. The legislation ...
Two technology powerhouses, Hitachi and General Electric, have joined forces to create specialized "muscle robots" to help clean up the reactors at ...
Khloe Genova-Ross' glee is infectious. “We did it!” the 8-year-old from Franklin Square exclaims, and her design team breaks into a spontaneous ...
The third-generation robot is an all-terrain system used for explosive ordnance disposal, and in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear material ...
Millennials of India and other nations cannot trust robots as yet to take decisions on their behalf and the most pressing national issues for them include ...
Quartz's daily news updates on the voice-controlled speaker Amazon Echo, called "Flash Briefings," will now be hosted by two robots. The bots, called ...
Through their software, the robot gets more information about its surroundings, helping it become less accident-prone.ST PHOTO: JONATHAN CHOO.
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Technavio market research analysts forecast the global fiberglass cutting robots market to grow at a CAGR of close to ...
THE CABINET yesterday gave the green light for development of the automation and robotics industry as a key plank in efforts to draw investments of ...
A proposal in South Korea's recently announced tax plan could become the world's first “robot tax” if enacted into law. However, the concept of ..
Amazon recently held its annual robotic competition, Amazon Robotics Challenge, focusing on picking and packing. This year's event took place in ...
The robot, dubbed Passion Dolly, has been described as “Ireland's most realistic sex doll” and was shipped here from the US, reports the Irish Mirror .
Here's the problem: Preemptively banning the military application of AI technologies also carries risks and trade-offs that researchers must consider.
As robotic technology continues to make incredible advances, worries about the impact on jobs are naturally growing. This is certainly true relative to ...
Local 1668 of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has filed a grievance about goats that are allegedly taking jobs ...
Now, banks are moving to the next level — using robots as a self-service tool. And, City Union Bank, headquartered in Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu, has ...
A former British defense chief has said it is almost inevitable that "killer robots" will be deployed for military purposes and international bans will not ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

8/29/2017 BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS   8/29/2017
In the TV show, society developed a technology (supersmart robots) which then produced unintended and terrible results (the near destruction of ...
AI robots are already being used in factories on production lines and as security guards (although the fact one security bot, a Knightscope K5, recently ...
Self-driving cars, personal assistants, cleaning robots, smart homes - these are just some examples of autonomous systems. With many such systems ...
Respondents pointed to artificial intelligence and robotics as some of the biggest trends in technology, and feel that education, healthcare, and ...
Just 45 seconds in the company of scientist Frank Rudzicz and his machines is all it takes to determine whether or not you are suffering from ...
If Intel gets its way, the Myriad X chip will help drones, smart cameras, and robots to learn from and interact with their surroundings in real-time.
The letter penned by the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots read: "Lethal autonomous weapons threaten to become the third revolution in warfare.
There has been an explosion of interest in computer-powered investing of all kinds in recent years. Barclays estimates that the assets managed by ...
Drones, milking robots, driverless vehicles, intelligent sensors, bio-surveillance, data-sharing – the Swiss economics ministry is calling for farmers to ...
Robots do not rape, loot or pillage. Instead, robot wars could be fought with impeccable discipline, greatly improved accuracy, and consequently far ...
A worker repairs the arm of a robot before the opening of the World Robot Conference held in Beijing, China last week. Just as automation has begun ...
Metropolitan Toledo has the highest concentration of industrial robots relative to its work force of anywhere in the country, a good-news, bad-news ...
As unbelievable as it sounds, the European Commission is currently considering a proposal to give rights to robots, including adopting science fiction ...
As robotic sex dolls become more and more realistic, a whole new world of ethical issues arises. If you're in a relationship, is sleeping with a sex robot ...
In the 15 years since the U.S. deployed those ground military robots in Afghanistan, the The word “robot” was coined by a pacifist. (We'll skip the irony ...
Google has issued refunds to hundreds of advertisers for running ads on websites with fraudulent traffic generated by automated bots. The refunds ...
It's not just the factory jobs that robots are taking, but the ice cream ones. For example, look at Yaskawa-kun, a robot that serves soft serve ice cream in ...
Students from Healy State School, Good Shepherd Catholic College, and Mount Isa Special School took part in 'The Robots Are Coming' with Tyler ...
Worried robots are taking your jobs? According to data recently published by Mark Muro of the Brookings Institute, there has not yet been much of that ...
Heart surgery patients failed to prove that they were injured after Intuitive Surgical Inc.'s da Vinci surgical robot left metal fragments in their brains, said ...
When you take some high school students with an aptitude for robotics, and teach them the power of AI and deep learning, some interesting things can ...
The UAE's Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced the employment of a number of robots to provide some services to ...
Robot Dmytro Zinkevych / DreamstimeEach month, there seems to be some new hysteria-inducing headline or movie about how artificial intelligence ...
A broad range of technology and scientific processes were on show at the World Robot Conference 2017 (WRC 2017), held at Beijing Etrong ...
When Ocado put robots in its warehouse, it was the culmination of a 17-year journey to digitally transform the retail grocery industry. Here's the ...
Pulkka was previously employed as part of the research team at Kela, the Finnish Social Insurance Institution, responsible for the design and ...
Budding scientists built their own robots before sending them into battle at the start of an annual celebration of technology in Aberdeen.
The company indicated that the trials with Jelmoli are just the beginning: “Over the coming months, Swiss Post will test the use of the delivery robots for ...
BRISBANE has become the robots capital of the country, laying the ... QUT's Australian Centre for RoboticVision chief operating officer Sue Keay said: ...
A new OZY-conducted survey of some 3,350 Americans suggests that barely any have faith in robotteachers taking over the classrooms of the future.
Prof: Robots to Take Over for Humans Within 30 Years More and more scientists are warning that within three decades superhuman robots could take ...
China is committed to becoming a world leader in robotics, and will cooperate with other nations to achieve that goal, according to the head of the ...
Brittany Crowley shows off one of the Lely milking robots at Crovalley ... has unveiled its new $2.5 million, six-row free-stall barn and robotic milking ...
A team of researchers from the University of Illinois Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering has made a pair of crawling robots, Peri and ...
Google has issued refunds to hundreds of advertisers for running ads on websites with fraudulent traffic generated by automated bots. According to ...
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TAIPEI, Taiwan - According to the “Chinese Robot Industry Development Report (2017)”, the Chinese robotmarket is entering a period of rapid growth, ...
Lethal autonomous robots is a fancy name for “killer robots.” According to the consortium — led by Tesla's founder Elon Musk — killer robots are ...
Collaborative robots at Atria Scandinavia work alongside operators to handle repetitive tasks, decreasing changeover time from six hours to 20 ...
Robot priests are being prepped to conduct future funeral ceremonies in Japan, which could not only cut costs, but also help when no human priests ...
The rise of robots is unstoppable, with drones filling the air, the seabed and nanotechnology are just a few clear examples. Some people, even ...
Virtual Reality seems like a natural fit for the Gundam series. The animated franchise has space, robots, explosions, and even those cool anime ...
Raspberry Pi can allow you to create robots of your own! ... But, this tiny computer can help you create exciting robots and gain a better understanding ...
The World Economic Forum launched Monday the third edition of the world's most geographically diverse survey of millennials, the Global Shapers ...
“These 'concierge' services are modeled after the hospitality industry where Savioke mobile robots are already commercially deployed in dozens of ...