Saturday, July 20, 2019

Forget Drones: Your Next Delivery Could Be From a Sidewalk Robot

Since Amazon announced its audacious plan to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to deliver packages last year, all the chatter about the “last mile”...

How will Israeli innovation play into the global robotics industry?

In the last few months, a Singaporean University hired Nadine as a secretary, a Boston Dynamics employee pushed over his colleague Atlas who was moving boxes at a...

Toyota’s US Robotics Promises Results Within 5 Years

The U.S. robotics expert tapped to head Toyota's Silicon Valley research company says the $1 billion investment by the giant Japanese automaker will start...

Elon Musk wants a robotic housekeeper

High-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has his sights set on building robots that can do housework, have conversations, and play games. In working on these different...

Patients greeted by robot at Belgian hospital

A Belgian hospital has just welcomed its newest staff member: Pepper, a humanoid robot that speaks 19 languages. Developed to improve social and health care...

IRobot Imagines Your Whole Home as a Robot

Colin Angle, CEO of Bedford robotics firm iRobot (Nasdaq: IRBT), talked about the 'smart' home in a speech that could be indicative of what...

Walmart Plans on Using Drones for Inventory Checks

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Thursday it was six to nine months from beginning to use drones to check warehouse inventories in the United States, taking...

60,000 factory workers are replaced with robots at Foxconn

Foxconn, the largest contract electronics manufacturer in the world, says it has automated away 60,000 jobs in one of its factories, according to the BBC. The...

iRobot in proxy fight, shareholders win

After a contentious proxy fight between Bedford robotics firm iRobot and investor Red Mountain, a majority of shareholders sided with iRobot on Wednesday to...

Softbank Debuts Pepper in U.S. with New Developer Tools

Pepper is finally coming to America. SoftBank said today that its chatty humanoid robot, unveiled with great fanfare by the company’s founder and CEO Masayoshi...






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