Tuesday, October 31, 2017

9/19/2017 BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  9/19/2017
Robots are stealing jobs, the narrative says, and, according to this video, robots are stealing the arts too. The video shows several industrial robotic ...
A pharmacy technician at Via Christi St. Joseph puts powdered drugs and IV bags into a machine. Inside, a robotic arm picks up the drug, shakes it, ...
Swiss Post introduced a self-driving delivery robot in Zurich this month. Distribution jobs were among those predicted to be at risk from the growth of ...
Robots are coming for our jobs — here's why the founder of 'blue collar LinkedIn' isn't ... It's not ridiculous to be worried about robots stealing your job.
These robots can merge and split their brains to form new modular bots. Image: Marco Dorigo and Nithin Mathews/Nature Communications ...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is introduced to Pepper the Robot by DigitalSTROM employee Martin Vesper in Berlin, Germany. (Photo credit: by ...
Two years ago, a robot crushed a 22-year-old man to death at a Volkswagen factory in Germany after the maintenance worker became trapped in an ...
Competition between robots or agents is new only because robots are new. But predictably, competition or adversarial interaction is already proving to ...
This is just the tip of the transformation that law enforcement will experience because of the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence and robots.
Industrial robots playing traditional instruments ... Nigel Stanford enlisted the talents of a number of Kuka industrial robots to perform "Automatica.".
The mechanical march in which robotic arms are used to repair hernias and resect colons continues in Ventura County. Early last week, Dr. Barry ...
ROBOTS could soon be 15 times as strong as humans thanks to a new artificial ... We've overcome one of the final barriers to making lifelike robots.".
Many doomsayers have argued that an ageing population poses a huge threat to economic growth. They believe that rich countries in the West are ...
The robots are coming, for sure, and not just in the guise of human-sized butlers designed to cater to our requirements and whims. They are now ...
“Just like electromechanical robots are sent off to faraway places, like Mars, we would like to send molecular robots to minuscule places where ...
Restoration Robotics, which is commercializing a robotic device to assist doctors with hair restoration surgery, announced terms for its IPO on Monday.
Beetl's backyard robot identifies and cleans up dog poop Image: Beetl The Beetl robot will start out as an automated poop scooper, but may add lawn ...
Children could soon be ditching their human best friends to spend time with a robot instead, according to a new survey. A fifth of youngsters aged 
MUNICH -- Two years ago, a robot crushed a 22-year-old man to death at a Volkswagen AG factory in Germany after the maintenance worker became ...
Robots that are indistinguishable from humans. False memories implanted by sinister agents. A police force that can arrest you for crimes not yet ...
Do robots want your job? Martin Ford, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and author of the New York Times best-selling book, Rise of the Robots: ...
19, 2017-- Researchers at Columbia Engineering have solved a long-standing issue in the creation of untethered soft robots whose actions and ...
Robots are the future, say a group of Taupō children who are designing small plastic machines to complete tasks. The five boys, who are ...
The head of the organization says pedestrians already have to dodge cars when crossing the street and that robots are "an obstruction in the pathway" ...
Moves by the European Parliament to consider granting some form of legal status to intelligent autonomous robots have renewed questions about ...
Pioneer of collaborative robots showcases new cobot-assisted, mobile and modular tabletop system featuring vision-guided multiple part feeding and ...
(Bloomberg) -- ABB Ltd. is accelerating expansion in China with a plan to double robot production capacity as it moves toward a goal to be the biggest ...
ROCKFORD — The Rock Valley College computers and information systems department will hold a “Learn Coding with Robots” workshop from 10 ...
In the world of science fiction, it is an old, cautionary story. An autonomous, intelligent robotic defense system goes insane — or simply misinterprets its ...
A report published in July found that sex robots and life-like sex dolls are ... acts including fellatio and male sex robots can "thrust" with a fake penis.
With 38 percent of U.S. jobs at risk of being replaced by robots or automation, the study reports, the study's authors say the survey respondents' views ...
Sir Anthony Seldon believes that robots will bring about the next education revolution. I heard this almost ten years ago when robots were apparently ...
But something goes seriously wrong, and a weaponized robot named Paladin is paired with a human agent to hunt Jack down in a globe-trotting ...
While Gaylord Community Schools already has a robotics club at the middle school and a club at the high school level, this new club — started by the ...
He said on day two of the camp, there was a robot design competition and the students worked together in four groups to create the names and ...
"Social robots are starting to emerge in areas such as education and healthcare. We want to understand people's reactions, thoughts and feelings ...
It's not uncommon for conductors to break into a full sweat as they lead a symphony performance. Their goal, after all, is to translate musical energy ...
David Hanson is a real-life Dr Eldon Tyrell – the robotics genius from the movie Blade Runner, based on the sci-fi novel by Philip K. Dick. But Hanson's ...
Kullen Logsdon - The Morning Sun Sixth-grade students from Sacred Heart Academy look for artifacts on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 at the school's annual ...
(Bloomberg) -- ABB Ltd. is accelerating expansion in China with a plan to double robot production capacity as part of a bid to become the biggest ...
Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries has announced a dramatic expansion of its robot production line in China. The company is looking to boost sales ...
Omron has installed two new lines to produce parallel robots at its European manufacturing site in Den Bosch, the Netherlands. The aim is to cut lead ...
However, recently LG has introduced robots into its product portfolio and has showcased a variety of soon-to-be-released robots at various events ...
ABB Ltd. is accelerating expansion in China with a plan to double robot production capacity as part of a bid to become the biggest provider worldwide ...
Buzzwords such as 'fintech' and 'regtech' are routinely bandied around today's financial services industry, but to many their exact meaning is unclear.
While robots may sweep aside low-skilled industrial jobs, they will also create new skilled opportunities. Training and education must be the priorities.
What do cute puppies and giant robots have in common? They are both the subjects of a Philippine game development studio's most recent releases.
The risk of workers in developing economies, including the Philippines, being displaced by robot-based automation of manufacturing processes ...
Kawasaki Robotics is planning to manufacture significantly more robots this year than it did in previous years, according to a report on Nikkei.com.