Tuesday, May 15, 2018

5/1/2018 BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW



It is a self-driving delivery robot, and it is also a conversation starter – a unit of rounded plastic about the size of a mini-fridge, sending ripples through the streets near Borough station, where Starship Technologies has its business headquarters. The company operates a small fleet of 10-15 robots, ...
When you mention robots, most people think of Star Wars or those car-manufacturing assembly lines where giant, agile machines move heavy parts, make spot welds or secure bolt-on chassis. Robots have developed to the point where robotic process automation (RPA) is now coming to the world of ...
Barnaby Furnas is one of the first painters in the world including robots in his creative process, using them to enhance his works. Elly Park reports. Newslook. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT. Tophatter · It's Like eBay, But Everything Sells in 90 Seconds.Tophatter. Undo. Banyan Hill Publishing.
Now robots offer a radically new way to multiply limited manpower. “We have long distances to cover,” Ryan told me after his talk here at the Center for Strategic & Budgetary Assessments. “We're already looking at a range of different Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to perform maritime surveillance.
Shimizu Corp.'s Robo-Welder shows what it can do during a press tour given on April 23 of the Japanese construction company's robot laboratory in Tokyo. The Robo-Welder has a robotic arm that uses laser-shape measurement technology to map the contours of a groove, or channel, on a steel column ...
You can imagine, if you want—and lots of techno-utopians do—that we are on the cusp of the end of scarcity, a new productivity revolution in which robots will produce everything necessary for human life, freeing us from the need to work. If that is true, or true-ish, or close to true, or possibly true in the ...
Poll: Americans Want to Have Sex With Robots. Unable to load video. New research conducted by sex toy shop EdenFantasys.com says four in 10 Americans say they would have sex with a robot, just to try it. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story. Published: 5:00 AM EDT May 1, 2018. Updated: 5:10 ...
Robots and automated devices will play an important role in the future of the fast-food industry, the founder of Supermac's has said. Pat McDonagh said that the introduction of robots would result in a higher quality of service for customers rather than job losses across his chain of restaurants.
Robots and artificial intelligence are already taking over jobs from people, so many schools are teaching cybersecurity, programming and robotics to provide students with employable 21st century skills ...
CARSON, Calif., May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson Robots, the #1 SCARA robot manufacturer in the world, today announced it was recognized by PMMI Media Group's Automation World magazine as a First Team category leader in the 2017 Leadership in Automation program. Automation World, the ...
Dave's World Of Wonder: Robots Today. April 30, 2018. Dave Scott,. This video is no longer available. No playable sources found. New technology is showing us that robots are doing more than ever before. In this World of Wonder, KUSI's Dave Scott takes a look at how robots have evolved so far.
Thanks to data collected by remote-controlled submarines, researchers from the University of East Anglia have confirmed the existence of a nearly oxygen-less "dead zone" the size of Florida in the Arabian Sea. Called "Seagliders," the robots are roughly the size of a small person, but with a much ...
NASA is pulling the plug on a program aimed at landing a robot on the moon. The cancellation announcement comes during a leadership transition at NASA. The affected program was cancelled by the agency's acting director Robert Lightfoot. The announcement came the same day incoming NASA ...
Ashley Carroll has a go-to story that epitomizes how grim things are for female entrepreneurs trying to raise money in Silicon Valley. Earlier this year, Carroll, a partner at the $2.5 billion venture firm Social Capital, was coaching a female startup founder ahead of a meeting with a potential investor.
More than four-fifths of sixth-formers think a human being is a better teacher than a robot could ever be, according to survey findings published today. The same proportion rated the personal relationship they have with their teachers as important. Robot teachers have been put forward as potential ...
We know the robots are coming for our jobs, but depending on where you live this may happen in a shorter amount of time. According to online statistics, market research and business intelligence portal Statista, there are already a number of countries where the rise of the machines is very much in play.
Supermacs boss considering using robots and drones to tackle staff shortages. Tuesday, May 01, 2018 - 08:21 AM. The owner of Supermacs is looking at using robots and drones to tackle potential staff shortages. In an RTÉ interview, Pat McDonagh has said he is planning to automate certain tasks in ...
It starts with an online order. An Amazon customer buys a product and designates a shipping schedule, and the high-speed automated process at the company's Kansas City, Kan., fulfillment center begins. The order makes its way to an employee at the fulfillment center. But the employee doesn't go ...
Technology is now a key part of everyday school life, but a poll suggests that when it comes to who is standing at the front of the classroom, teenagers would still rather be taught by a human teacher than a robot. A small-scale survey of sixth-formers indicates that most do not think that artificial ...
Pretentious Anglophiles like myself are probably aware of the show Humans, which is currently in its 3rd season, but those who don't know about the show and are fans of Westworld might want to give it a try. Based on the Swedish science fiction drama Real Humans, Channel 4/AMC's Humans tackles ...
In March of 2017, a small fleet of GPS-enabled delivery robots took to the streets of Washington to deliver food. These automated 35-pound, six-wheeled takeout containers — created by the co-founders of Skype — are just at the head of the oncoming wave of automation. Although robots on wheels may ...
“With the elderly robots, we were hesitant before filming. Wouldn't it be better to have these people visited by their family or real people; isn't the human connection so important?” co-director Femke Wolting told Ars. “But we realized while filming that, for these elderly people, this relationship felt very real.
In a somber video uploaded on Monday, Simone Giertz, a YouTuber who has made many, many "shitty robots," announced that she has been diagnosed with a brain tumor. Giertz has been experiencing swelling behind her right eye for a year that she initially thought was allergies. But recently, she ...
The robotics and automation theme has been gaining a lot of attention recently for good reasons. There is an industrial revolution emerging across all industries as they realise that the new tools and applications being developed will be highly disruptive to existing business models. These new ...
Tens of thousands of British workers are losing out on jobs because of robots, staggering new research has found. Researchers at Oxford University say 66.000 positions have already been taken over by 18,500 robots with technological advances enabling each of them to perform the roles of 3.6 factory ...
Danish autonomous robot manufacturer Mobile Industrial Robots was acquired by Teradyne Inc. for $148 million in cash, with an additional $124 million paid if several performance milestones are met through 2020. MiR's 200 robot lifts and pulls pallets and boxes. It is capable of lifting 440 pounds and ...

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