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Japan, New Zealand Team Up on Healthcare Robots
What Role Will Agribotics Play in the World Food Crisis?
Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

RoadNarrows Announces ROS Support for its Hekateros Robotic Arms
RoadNarrows is announces the compatibility of its Hekateros family of robotic manipulators with ROS, the Robot Operating System, making them easier than ever to use in research and light manufacturing. (July 24, 2013)

Catch Our Webcast: RBR Goes Live!
Please join us for a frank, open and lively discussion about the future of unmanned vehicle systems. (July 23, 2013)

Northrop Grumman Delivers First MQ-8 Unmanned Fire Scout System
The MQ-8 system with the upgraded MQ-8C aircraft will share proven software, avionics, payloads and ship ancillary equipment with the MQ-8B aircraft (July 22, 2013)

Gaze-guided Wheelchair: Market-ready but Waiting!
Visual navigation for wheelchairs has superior advantages, including enhanced ease of use, safety, accuracy and speed. (July 19, 2013)

Unlimited Liability: Autonomous Vehicles and the Insurance Biz
Increasing vehicle autonomy finally has insurers contemplating complex liability issues. (July 18, 2013)

Engaged Capital LLC Buys 5.1% Stake in AeroVironment Inc.
With a new investment comes the push for new products. (July 18, 2013)

Are Robots Insurable? Surprising Answers
The unpredictable journey of trying to insure robots. (July 18, 2013)

Dutch Robotics: In Pursuit of Killer Apps
A focus on strong research foundations and implementation drives the next wave of robotics development in the Netherlands (July 14, 2013)

Insurance Industry’s Take on Underwriting Robots
Robotics Business Review’s Emmet Cole takes a deep dive into the policies and practices of underwriters toward robotics. (July 12, 2013)

The Race Is on to Peg the Best Driverless Car Investment
Jim Nash interviews Chunka Mui about what to look for in the ideal driverless car investment. (July 12, 2013)

Driverless Car Craze Calls for a Brake Check
Jim Nash explores the views, both fascinating and flawed, put forth in "Driverless Cars: Trillions Are Up For Grabs" (July 12, 2013)

iRobot Reports $30M U.S. Army Contract
New four-year agreement replaces expiring IDIQ, keeps iRobot's defense sales strong. (July 12, 2013)

Grishin Robotics Invests $300K in “Robots in Space”
NanoSatisfi’s autonomous nanosatellites have garnered VC attention as a significant part of the robotics revolution. (July 11, 2013)

QBotix Inc. Receives $5M in Funding, Releases New SolBot
QBotix Inc. gets quite the funding boost to branch out (July 10, 2013)

Kinova Names Clearpath North American Distributor of JACO Robot Arm
Kinova Robotics has named Clearpath Robotics the exclusive North American distributor of its internationally recognized JACO Robot Arm. This partnership also brings ROS integration to the JACO Robot Arm to help advance the manipulation research community. (July 09, 2013)

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