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Smart Glove: The Low-cost Disruptor for Hand Therapy
The Rapael Smart Platform based on our desire to revolutionize the current rehabilitation treatment (June 04, 2015)

Design and Manufacture of Successful and Affordable Gripping Systems
The time, cost and effort to machine custom EOATs can be prohibitive, which is why end-users may settle for non-customized, stock solutions. Download this paper to learn more about Stratasys and EOAT. (June 01, 2015)

Careers in Robotics Podcast; Careers and Recruiting in the Industry
Join Steve Crowe and Jeff Chapman in this RoboBriefings podcast on carving out careers and recruiting in the robotics industry. It’s never been a better time to be an engineer. Technology-centric skills are in high demand and a companies are scrambling to hire internally and hitch a ride on the robotics wave that is cresting as we speak. (June 01, 2015)

Corindus Vascular Robotics’ IPO Nets $42M
Corindus raised $42 million on Thursday night by offering 11 million shares at $3.80. (May 29, 2015)

The United Arab Emirates Encourages Women in Engineering
Thanks in part to demand from the local nuclear power industry, robotics research involving female engineering students is thriving in the United Arab Emirates. (May 28, 2015)

Rival Drone Companies Race to Fund Startups
Accel and DJI's SkyFund and Airware's Commercial Drone Fund are responses to increasing competition. (May 28, 2015)

3D-Printed Heart Valves Top Mother Nature’s Own
Heart valves from Cyfuse Biomedical can withstand up to four times as much pressure as the average human’s. (May 28, 2015)

Autonomous Solutions Grows Despite Mineral Price Slide
ASI, which creates add-ons for vehicle automation, looks to fleet control software for long-term growth. (May 27, 2015)

Clearpath Provides a Mobile Platform for Rethink’s Baxter
Clearpath's new Ridgeback mobile platform is capable of carrying heavy payloads, including Rethink's Baxter manipulator robot. (May 27, 2015)

Techmetics Places $1M Order for Adept’s Lynx
Singapore-based Techmetics plans to use Adept's autonomous intelligent vehicles for the hospitality and food and beverage markets. (May 26, 2015)

ASEAN Region: Open for Business…Almost!
From factory owners and managers where ever I went, automation, robots, even 3D printers were seen as the way and wave of the future. (May 24, 2015)

The Robot Question & the New Productivity
“Productivity isn’t everything, but in the long run, it is almost everything." (May 23, 2015)

Daimler in Nevada: Driver a Must for Driverless Big Rig
The positive implications of “safe” self-driving 18-wheelers in the U.S. are beyond question (May 22, 2015)

NIST Develops Tests for Robotic Grasping
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is working with an automaker and universities to develop consistent tests for manipulators and related software. (May 21, 2015)

DARPA’s Robotics Fast Track to Aid Smaller Firms
The U.S. Department of Defense is trying to help smaller robotics companies get a piece of the federal contracting pie by easing the process in the hopes of getting faster innovation. (May 20, 2015)



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