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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


Startups Take Center Stage at RoboBusiness Pitchfire
Tenacity and technology take over at RoboBusiness' first annual Pitchfire (October 24, 2013)

Unbounded Robotics Unveils Co-Robot
The goal was to create an even more powerful mobile robot that was 10-times less expensive. The UBR-1 has a single arm with seven degrees of freedom (October 24, 2013)

Universal Robots wins Game Changer Award at RoboBusiness
Danish manufacturer of industrial robot arms, Universal Robots, wins Game Changer Award. (October 23, 2013)

What’s Your Game Plan for RoboBusiness?
Must-see sessions for each day of RoboBusiness. (October 22, 2013)

The Essential Interview: When Bill Townsend Met Burton Doo
When Bill met Burt (October 22, 2013)

Robo-Stox—the ETF— NASDAQ Bound Goes Live!
ROBO will hold companies with market values that are greater than $200M. (October 21, 2013)

Keeping Things Confidential: Robotics Trade Secrets 1.0
Beware those fleeing with your “special sauce” or others hiring away your employees for the wrong reason. (October 21, 2013)

Unbounded Robotics’ UBR-1
UBR-1 is the premiere personal robot from Unbounded Robotics, a spin-off from Willow Garage. UBR-1 is a ROS-based mobile manipulation platform designed for robot researchers. The one-armed robot is designed for human-scale tasks and comes pre-installed with the latest version of ROS, including MoveIt! integration. (October 21, 2013)

Intuitive Surgical Shares Drop 6%, Revenue Plunges 7%
Why has the stock fallen from its past high-growth trajectory? (October 20, 2013)

Re-energizing Manufacturing Down Under with Robotics
Manufacturing in Australia has seen better days. (October 20, 2013)

Robotics’ Developers Beware: Truth in Advertising has a Purpose
A new industry must be mindful about the consequences of false product claims (October 18, 2013)

SMBs Switch Over Production to Robots…in a Day!
The robot will be connected to machinery software through a brand-independent software system. (October 17, 2013)

Robovac Still in Search of a Better Mousetrap
Vacuum cleaners have always had issues with their ability to do what they are supposed to do: clean well. (October 17, 2013)

Towards Simpler Robotic Systems
The manufacturing sector where non-static environments are becoming more and more common. (October 16, 2013)

Sanjiv Singh on “Personal Aviation” for Autonomous Flight
Starting a provocative conversation about the future of personal aviation. (October 16, 2013)



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