Oh Baby! 4moms Snags $41M in Funding
“Our products are totally robots. But customers don’t know that.”
(September 12, 2014)
Can Dyson’s New Smart Vac Challenge Roomba?
Dyson: “Vision, combined with our high speed digital motor and cyclone technology, is the key."
(September 06, 2014)
Energid Testing Software for Self-driving Military Vehicles
RBR50 company Energid Technologies has landed a Pentagon contract to test software for self-driving military convoys to ensure it is safe. Energid will receive $150,000 for the first six months of the program, which is being funded by the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD).
(September 04, 2014)
Bargain Hunting for Robotics Investments? Act Now!
Most everything on the robotics landscape is a bargain investment.
(August 10, 2014)
EC Announces $3.8B Partnership in Robotics: SPARC
Europe, in finally getting the SPARC program up and running now at the beginning of Horizon 2020, is showing leadership, organization and money—lots of money.
(June 05, 2014)
Grabit Receives Funding from Flextronics, Draper Nexus Ventures
Grabit, an industrial automation and materials handling startup, has received an undisclosed amount of funding from Flextronics Lab IX and Draper Nexus Ventures. The investment will enhance Grabit's development of electroadhesion-based products.
(June 02, 2014)
Industrial Robotics Growth: $27B to $41B by 2020
Near doubling of market size due to expanding demands of automation
(May 28, 2014)
Solar Robotics Startup QBotix Raises $12 Million
QBotix has raised $12 million in Series B financing from two of the world's biggest energy companies. QBotix uses robots to tilt solar panels as needed to face the sun.
(May 15, 2014)
Can This Robot Put an End to Malaria?
The first-ever 100-percent effective anti-malaria vaccine.
(May 14, 2014)
Medrobotics Raises $26 Million for Flex Surgical Robot
Medrobotics has raised $26 million in Series E funding for the anticipated commercial launches of its Flex robot surgical system in Europe and the U.S.
(May 14, 2014)
Honeybee Robotics Secures 6 Phase I Awards from NASA
RBR50 company Honeybee Robotics has received six NASA awards for technology development to fund new approaches to planetary sampling systems, spacecraft mechanisms, and unmanned ground vehicles for Earth and Lunar applications.
(May 02, 2014)
Grey Orange Robotics Secures Investment with Series A Funding
Grey Orange Robotics has raised an undisclosed sum in a Series A round of funding that will be used for hiring, R&D, scaling up operations and international expansion.
(May 01, 2014)
RobArt’s Robotic Navigation Nets $4.14M from Euro Investors
With our technology robots will begin to be really useful
(April 22, 2014)