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iRobot And InTouch Health Roll Out New Remote Physician
iRobot and its telemedicine partner InTouch Health are launching their first health robot, which combines telemedicine technology from InTouch Health with autonomous navigation and mobility developed for the iRobot Ava mobile robotics platform (July 24, 2012)

$3M Invested In ModRobotics And Colorado’s Tech Future
Venture capitalist Brad Feld continues to advance the evolution of Colorado’s tech ecosystem with his most recent investment in Modular Robotics. (July 23, 2012)

3D Systems Acquires Viztu Technologies
3D Systems Acquires Viztu Technologies (July 23, 2012)

Robotic Milkers on Ohio Farm
This robotic milking system represents a major investment for this family, but they believe it will pay off in labor saved and family comfort. (July 20, 2012)

In-Depth Analysis
iRobot’s Economical Seaglider for Budget-friendly Research
iRobot Corp.’s enhanced underwater endurance vehicle designed to provide scientists with greater levels of data in a more economic model. (July 20, 2012)

In-Depth Analysis
Culinary Robotics: Kitchen-ready Buddies to Take Home
In the most futuristic vision, you won’t even have a kitchen—you’ll share a central one with fellow apartment dwellers, and experience it virtually, Matrix-like, through a helmet-like headset that will allow you to choose meals, ingredients, and cooking techniques, and have the meal cooked and delivered to your apartment. (July 20, 2012)

U.S. Medical Robotics Market to Reach $1.53B by 2018
Robotics technology has evolved from providing limited medical care to offering a broad range of functions including patient rehabilitation and surgical procedures with more efficacy and competence. (July 20, 2012)

KUKA Robotics and Optima Automation Team Up at Paper Mill
"The robot is now functioning 100% of the time so we can claim the whole project to be a success. It is critically important for us to maximize our machine uptimes and KUKA’s solution is fully delivering on its promise. (July 19, 2012)

Prioria Robotics Bets On Florida’s Future With Drones
The UAV maker invests $2M, creates 31 new positions in Gainesville (July 17, 2012)

U.S. Navy Orders $7.7M in iRobot Upgrades
The order signals over $25 million collected from the U.S. military by iRobot over the last few months. (July 17, 2012)

Robotic Lab Technician Melds Precision and Programmability
Mahoro, a robotic lab tech, is programmed using 3D CAD technology to handle biohazards so that human's won't have to (July 16, 2012)

In-Depth Analysis
U.S. Navy Explores Bounds Of Biomimicry With RoboJelly
RoboJelly systems are being designed to swim in waters worldwide and accomplish a variety of different critical tasks, from spotting pirates to monitoring water quality. (July 16, 2012)

In-Depth Analysis
Getting Ready for Telepresence
Telepresence combines realistic and reliable video and audio with interactive functions, remote controls, content presentation and sharing capabilities, spatial audio and other features to create an experience that's “just like being there.” (July 16, 2012)

In-Depth Analysis
From Automobiles to Pharmaceuticals, Glass Making’s New Best Friend: GlassBot
With this robot we can create new glasses in a more reproducible way and eliminate to some extent the human factor. (July 16, 2012)

Czech Republic Aims to be Home of Robotics and Wide-ranging Research
The Czech Technical University (CTU) in Prague, the oldest institute of technology in Central Europe, stands at the forefront of robotics research. Teams there are working on a range of technologies that promise great advances in robotic devices, applications and human-robot interaction. (July 11, 2012)


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