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Please Tell This Robot What a Turtle Looks Like

Wed, 2014-07-02 10:13
Robots turn to the crowd to teach them to build a good looking turtle

Research and Markets: Global and Chinese Industrial Robot Speed Reducer Industry Report, 2013-2016

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:07
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Industrial Robot Speed Reducer Industry Re

"Ladybird" autonomous robot to help out down on the farm

Wed, 2014-07-02 06:44
Ladybirds are happily welcomed by gardeners into their yards, knowing that they will consume the most prolific plant pests like white flies, mites, and aphids. Imagine, then, how useful an autonomous, solar-powered, intelligent robotic ladybird could be on a farm. Enter the University of Sydney’s "Ladybird," not actually an eater of insect pests, but a robot capable of conducting mobile farm ...

Robot Titan is returning

Wed, 2014-07-02 05:59
AN 8ft robot is coming back to Basildon next week.

Orlando Health 'hires' robot to keep patients healthy

Tue, 2014-07-01 22:39
Hospitals constantly try to kill bacteria and viruses that could keep you in the hospital longer.  Orlando Health just added a new tool to its arsenal.

Robots Could Be Sent to Work in Decommissioned UK Nuclear Zones

Tue, 2014-07-01 04:41
The Technology Strategy Board wants to improve robot research in the UK by turning decommissioned nuclear sites and abandoned coal mines into testing sites for researchers to test out new robots. In this case, the goal would be to create more autonomous robots able to complete specific tasks – a direction that some robotics companies in the world are already taking, rather than having robot ...

'Robot revolution' in stroke care

Tue, 2014-07-01 03:21
Robots boost the care of Tyneside stroke patients

Japan's robot cabaret

Mon, 2014-06-30 18:57
Tokyo's Robot Restaurant hosts elaborate technology-infused cabaret shows

Muscle Tissue Could Make Robots More Lifelike

Mon, 2014-06-30 15:50
A robot powered by muscle tissue could improve how engineers design future robots for disaster-relief operations, exploration or construction, new research finds. The rectangular robot measures about 0.2 inches (6 millimeters) long, and is constructed from a flexible, jelly-type material and fitted with two strips of engineered muscle tissue on either end. This type of skeletal muscle tissue ...

NASA's Robot Astronaut Inspiring Tech Advances Here on Earth

Mon, 2014-06-30 07:26
A humanoid robot aboard the International Space Station is inspiring technology that could be useful to both astronauts and people on Earth. NASA's Robonaut 2, which arrived at the orbiting lab in 2011, has human-like arms and hands capable of performing simple tasks such as flipping switches and grasping objects. The robot was originally designed to do work outside the station, potentially ...

Jeff Vrabel: Attack of the tiny robot

Mon, 2014-06-30 02:38
I have a robot that vacuums my house. I cannot stress how much I enjoy — and am transfixed by — this recent development in my domestic living situation.

Japan govt to aid creation of robot surgery

Sun, 2014-06-29 22:53
The government will team with leading manufacturers and universities on joint development of a robot-assisted operating theatre, aiming for its practical use within 10 years. A domestic team comprised of leading manufacturers, including Hitachi, Ltd., Panasonic Corp. and Toshiba Corp., and five universities will vie for a leading position in the global medical equipment race with the United ...

Politician claims opponent was killed, replaced by robot

Sun, 2014-06-29 16:25
A US congressman was replaced by a robot body double after he was secretly executed, and the results of a recent vote should be thrown out, his opponent has claimed.Timothy Ray Murray says on hi

NASA's Robot Astronaut Inspiring Tech Advances Here on Earth

Sun, 2014-06-29 08:55
A humanoid robot aboard the International Space Station is inspiring technology that could be useful to both astronauts and people on Earth. Tech developed during the Robonaut program is being adapted into several spinoffs.

Winners Named In Global Underwater Robot Event

Sat, 2014-06-28 15:28
Winners named in global underwater robot event

Winners Named in Global Underwater Robot Event

Sat, 2014-06-28 15:02
Winners named in global underwater robot competition at Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

Oklahoma Republican Claims His Opponent Is A 'Robot Look-Alike'

Fri, 2014-06-27 11:52
Timothy Ray Murray is running to represent...

Human-Safe Robot offers expanded capabilities via software.

Fri, 2014-06-27 08:55
Baxter human-safe robot, when equipped with Intera v3, exhibits enhances performance and capabilities for automation in manufacturing. Skill set covers tending to machines, such as CNC lathes, ultrasonic welders, and press brakes; packing/unpacking parts and components; line loading/unloading; and kitting. This story is related to the following: Robotics Search for suppliers of: Packaging Robots ...

Ask the crowd: Robots learn faster, better with online helpers

Thu, 2014-06-26 14:40
Sometimes it takes a village to teach a robot. Computer scientists have shown that crowdsourcing can be a quick and effective way to teach a robot how to complete tasks. Instead of learning from just one human, robots could one day query the larger online community, asking for instructions or input on the best way to set the table or water the garden.

New robot learns from plain speech, not computer code [Video]

Thu, 2014-06-26 11:33
In a small kitchen, an amateur cook roots around in the cupboard for a package of ramen. He fills a pot with water, tosses in the noodles, and sets them on the stove to cook. But this chef won’t enjoy the fruits of his labor. That’s because he’s a robot who is learning to translate simple...