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Agritechnique UGEVs Adapt to Emergency Situations
Talking Stock Picks for 2015 at the Investing Webcast
Conducting R&D with Government Funding

Does Robotics as the Next GPT Really Matter?
How will robotics as a General Purpose Technology (GPT) affect your business, your way of life, and the world economy? (February 12, 2016)

Research Report
Year-end Robotics Wrap-up: 4Q2015 Transactions
Robotics industry in 2015 witnessed an unrivalled string of eye-popping firsts and bests (February 12, 2016)

Funding Fuels Self-Driving Vehicle Startups
Startups test decision-making software and a GPS alternative, both designed to aid self-driving fleets, as well as vehicle-to-everything smart-city tech. (February 11, 2016)

The Essential Interview: Steve Cousins, CEO of Savioke
The founder of Savioke, whose Relay is a model of robots as a service in hotels, shares observations about robotics development. (February 10, 2016)

Odense: Europe’s Gateway to Robotics
Denmark has been rated as the best country for doing business, and the city of Odense is ready for the robotics spotlight of RoboBusiness Europe 2016. (February 09, 2016)

Robots Promise Greater Productivity Amid Oil Slump
Just as with regional economies and energy companies, not every robotics provider is doing equally well during the current fuel price drop. (February 08, 2016)

Got Something Important to Say? Do It at RoboBusiness 2016
We are seeking qualified presenters for the RoboBusiness 2016 conference program. (February 05, 2016)

iRobot Divests From Defense Business for $45M
iRobot splits its units, as the markets for both consumer and military robots have been profitable. (February 04, 2016)

Denmark Open to Automation as Much of Europe Sours
Danes hold the European title of being most open to the use of robots, yet Danish companies are not fully exploiting the potential of industrial robotics because they lack vital knowledge. (February 03, 2016)

Fraunhofer IFF Robots Punch People for Research
Collaborative robots need metrics and rules to know the balance between sufficient force to injure humans and reasonable speeds. (February 03, 2016)

“Sue the Bums!” Drones Get Dragged into Court
Sue the bums! Could spy drones above Super Bowl practice fields warrant litigation? (February 02, 2016)

Apellix Readies Drones for Coatings Industry
Jobs that require climbing utility towers or other structures are ideal uses for automation. Apellix has developed its four-part Worker Bee system to address infrastructure needs. (February 01, 2016)

Seegrid’s IP Goldmine: Logistics, and Then Some
The key is the ease of programming and reprogramming the vehicles to “see” and to “learn”. (January 30, 2016)

Suicide Drones: Clear and Present Danger?
A new multi-billion-dollar arms race is on the grow right before our eyes. (January 29, 2016)

Farmers Start to Benefit From Automated Ground Vehicles
Robots are rapidly moving into fields to help with lettuce cultivation and weeding, but full autonomy and fruit picking pose challenges. (January 28, 2016)


Special Focus: Robots and the Law
Robots and the Law

Expert insight on the ethical and legal issues affecting robot regulations globally.


Starship Goes the Last Mile for Deliveries

Get Ahead of Commercial Drone Rules

RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
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Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


3D Printing Begins to Come of Age…Finally!

Exoskeleton Research Steps Up to Challenges

Robotics Takeways From CES 2016
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