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Australian Efforts to Hone Robotic Vision Get Government Support
The Australian Centre for Robotic Vision is working to improve machine vision for tasks such as fruit picking and environmental monitoring. (March 25, 2015)

Rethink Robotics’ Baxter Gets a Little Brother in Sawyer
Rethink Robotics announced its Sawyer collaborative robot, a nimbler model than Baxter that is intended for a wide range of automated tasks in global manufacturing. (March 19, 2015)

Universal Does It Again with the UR3 Tabletop Robot
An expansive set of capabilities that could impact a whole range of industries. (March 17, 2015)

Automation Brings Opportunities for Savvy Job Seekers
Despite the claims of some studies, human skills will still be marketable as industrial automation increases. Workers will need retraining and some tech smarts to retain careers alongside robots. (March 10, 2015)

Inside 3D Printing: Industry Analysis to End Users
The promise of a machine that can make just about anything. (March 09, 2015)

Biotech and Robots Team Up Against Zoonotic Diseases
Zoonotic diseases are those scary ones that we the see on our daily news shows. (March 07, 2015)

China: Industrial Automation Grows Despite Slowing Economy
Not only is China a major market for robots; it’s also fertile ground for brave investors and partnerships. (March 06, 2015)

Webcast: 3D Printing in a World of Plastics
A veritable explosion in the 3D printing of nearly everything has ensued ever since 2009. (March 02, 2015)

Can Adept Technology Make It Back to $21.45?
One possible result could well be high growth for many years to come. (March 01, 2015)

Forecast: Advanced Industrial Robots to Power New Wave of Productivity
Global robotics installations to increase at a compound annual rate of approximately ten percent. (February 22, 2015)

$3M for RoboCV’s AI System for Warehouse Vehicles
RoboCV has finally hit upon $3 million in real money from a group of five different venture funds. (February 18, 2015)

The Essential Interview: Rodney Brooks, Founder of Rethink Robotics
Rodney Brooks, founder of Rethink Robotics, shares some of his underlying principles in technology, academia and business. (February 12, 2015)

In-Depth Analysis
2014 Robot Orders Up 28% in Units, 19% in Dollars over 2013
Robot orders: 25,425 robots valued at $1.6 billion for North American customers in 2014 set new record. (February 10, 2015)

Fetch Robotics Grabs $3M for New-Look Logistics Robot
"We’re targeting the logistics market, looking to do order fulfillment with robots." (February 09, 2015)

Analyst Outlook
China’s Industrial Robot Boom Amazes Experts
By 2017, there will be more industrial robots in China than in either the EU or North America. (February 07, 2015)



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