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Federal Robotics Commission: Ryan Calo Calls for Regulation
Robo-Stox Launches in Europe on London Stock Exchange
Seegrid Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection


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Medrobotics Closes $20M in Series F Financing
Medrobotics has closed $20 million in Series F funding and will use the money to extend its runway while pursuing commercial launches in Europe and FDA clearance and commercialization in the United States and other global markets. (October 29, 2014)

Federal Robotics Commission: Ryan Calo Calls for Regulation
In the latest edition of the Robotics Business Review Podcast, Ryan Calo explains why he is calling for a Federal Robotics Commission, talks about the diversity of responses he has received, and responds specifically to those who hold that a Federal Robotics Commission would stifle innovation in the robotics space. (October 29, 2014)

Fox TV Again Taps RoboBusiness Exec for Robotics Update
Rich Erb and Casey Nobile update TV news shows on robotics tech. (October 27, 2014)

Robo-Stox ETF Launches in Europe on London Stock Exchange
Robo-Stox Global Robotics and Automation GO UCITS ETF has been listed on the London Stock Exchange, becoming the first European ETF providing exposure the global robotics and automation sector. Based in Ireland, the Robo EU index will be listed in three currencies and registered for distribution in 12 countries. (October 27, 2014)

Seegrid Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection
Seegrid Corp., manufacturer of vision-guided automated guided vehicles, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, listing $48.7 million in outstanding liabilities as of Sept. 24. Part of the pre-packaged reorganization plan includes a debt-for-equity swap with Giant Eagle Inc., which already owns a nearly 32 percent stake in Seegrid. (October 23, 2014)

Building the Factory of the Future at RoboBusiness
Baxter put an end to the conversations; Baxter made the co-robot a reality. (October 17, 2014)

nLink Mobile Drilling Robot Wins RoboBusiness Pitchfire Startup Contest
Norway-based nLink, maker of the world's first Mobile Drilling Robot, wins the 2014 RoboBusiness Pitchfire contest, beating out 14 other robotics startups. (October 15, 2014)

10 Most Common Legal Issues for Robotics Startups
C. Andrew Keisner, an attorney in the Intellectual Property and Litigation Practice Groups of Davis & Gilbert LLP shared at RoboBusiness 2014 the most common legal problems robotics startups face. (October 15, 2014)

7 Game-Changing Robots
RoboBusiness presents the winners of the 2014 Game Changer Awards, honoring the robotics industry's remarkable technical accomplishments and their makers. (October 15, 2014)

RoboBusiness Celebrates Massachusetts Robotics
RoboBusiness 2014 kicked off at the NERVE Center at the University of Massachusetts Lowell with a celebration of the robotics ecosystem in the Bay State. (October 15, 2014)

Panasonic’s “Robot Effect” on Healthcare
Seeing Panasonic’s recent lineup of healthcare products, it's easy to anoint the company as the uncontested owner of the automated healthcare crown. (October 09, 2014)

The Essential Interview: Russ Angold, Co-Founder, Ekso Bionics
Russ Angold, co-founder and president of Ekso Bionics, discuss the evolution, commercialization and challenges of bringing exoskeletons to market. (October 09, 2014)

RTEX: Dubai Debuts Robot & Automation Expo
RTEX 2014 focused on those technologies of nearest and most benefit to the both the near-term and long-term UAE economy. (October 09, 2014)

Mr. RoboBusiness, Rich Erb, on TV’s Willis Report
The behind-the-scenes maestro five years running interviewed by Fox TV's Gerri Willis. (October 08, 2014)

Amazon, Google Form Small UAV Coalition
Eight companies, including giants Amazon and Google, have formed the Small UAV Coalition to help shape the commercial regulatory environment and serve as an information resource to potential drone users. (October 03, 2014)



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