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News & Analysis
Six Values Re-writing Laws of Healthcare Robotics
RVT Capitalizing on Robotic Vision Systems
U.S. Navy Testing Lockheed Martin Fortis Exoskeletons

Service Robots 2014-2018: Europe Largest Market, Asia Fastest Growing
Last few years witnessed astonishing growth in the use of service robots in professional as well as personal use applications, (September 05, 2013)

Robots Go Mainstream—Clearpath Nominated for People’s Choice Award
Clearpath Robotics has received honorary status in the International Business Awards – vote Clearpath today for Favorite Company (September 04, 2013)

Taking Aethon Global: Mobile Hospital Logistics and Beyond
Aethon looking to expand next year more aggressively in the international market. (September 03, 2013)

Death by Ultrasound: Robot Guide Helps Destroy Brain Tumors
System will use a robot designed to work within the bore of an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scanner. (September 02, 2013)

Universal Robots’ UR5 Goes to Work for Volkswagen
First collaborative robot in use at Volkswagen worldwide. (September 01, 2013)

Self-driving Automobiles: Robotics over Romance
Autonomous vehicles: 75% of all light-duty vehicle sales by 2035 (August 31, 2013)

Suitable Technologies Welcomes Transfers from Willow Garage
After seven years of innovative research and development, Willow Garage decided to focus its efforts elsewhere, transferring most employees to one of its spin-off companies, Suitable Technologies, Inc. (August 30, 2013)

Through a Glass Brightly: Meet the 2013 Game Changer Awards Judges
Eight experts hailing from five countries representing the robotics industry spectrum. These are the Game Changer Awards judges. (August 30, 2013)

Is Adept on the Mend? Shares Rally 26.9% to $4.15
Adept’s shares rallied up in late August. Maybe the turnaround is working. (August 29, 2013)

Hardware Accelerator Going Dutch
An expansion of the already popular Startupbootcamp accelerator network, High Tech XL is a new startup development program co-funded by VC firm Dutch Expansion Capital and global accounting firm Ernst & Young. But unlike the majority of programs focused on software development, High Tech XL is joining the ranks of the few, the promising—the hardware bootcamps. (August 26, 2013)

To Program or to Train a Robot: It Seems, to Gaze Pays
For robots to be useful service in everyday environments, they need to handle unpredictable and changing social spaces. (August 24, 2013)

Increasing Throughput for Shop-floor Robots
Simulation software for production line automation provides an excellent opportunity to help increase efficiency. (August 23, 2013)

ABB and SVIA Team Up on Machine-tending Robot System
New systems increases productivity by 70% in a 20-hour working day. (August 23, 2013)

New Robot Carousel System for Automated Storage & Retrieval
Robot carousel accommodates many types and sizes of cartons and totes up to 36". (August 23, 2013)

iRobot’s $199 Floor Mopping Robot Launches in North America
Braava is a complement to an already strong suite of home robots. (August 22, 2013)


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