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$8.3M Nets Odfjell Access to Next-Gen Robot Oil Drilling
Oil and gas industry create robotized drill floors with autonomous machines. (April 14, 2014)

Smart Robot with a Hot Hand: Welding Gets More Profitable
Automated welding for small and medium-sized job shops. (April 04, 2014)

On the Hunt for Assets, Aesynt Grabs Up Health Robotics
Aesynt announces acquisition of Health Robotics (April 03, 2014)

Do Surgical Robots Need a Second Opinion?
So far it does not look like "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." (April 02, 2014)

Robot Solar Panel Installers 20x Faster Than Traditional Methods
“We developed a system for constructing the power plants very quickly and with a very small workforce,” (March 29, 2014)

From BIM to Build: “Roboticization” and the Automated Jobsite
Robot reality on the construction site is in gradual “roboticization. (March 23, 2014)

Expense, Expertise and Fear Keep SMBs from Buying Robots
Are SMBs wary of robots? (March 19, 2014)

ABB Ventures and Berwind Put $14M into Persimmon
A new approach to making motor components using 3D deposition processes (March 11, 2014)

Fukushima: Japan Becoming Leader in Disaster Robots?
Fukushima is one tragedy that nature can’t hide, at least, not right away. (March 10, 2014)

Kinova Honored for JACO Robotic Arm
Kinova Robotics received the prestigious Innovation 2014 Award from the German Paraplegia Foundation for its JACO robotic arm, a six-axis robotic manipulator arm with a three-finger hand that can be integrated in almost all models and configurations of power wheelchair controls. (February 28, 2014)

Can Robotics Aid Australia’s Declining Industrial Base?
"We can borrow and build from what has already been developed." (February 26, 2014)

Analyst Outlook
Google and iRobot “Breaking Good” for Robotics in 2014
Two stocks for possible greatness. (February 14, 2014)

Robot Mason Lays 3,000 Bricks a Day
A great way to attract younger people into the trade. (February 13, 2014)

INCJ Fund Acquires 20% of Robot Hand Maker for $4.9M
Robotic hands make human-like movements, picking up and moving soft objects. (February 11, 2014)

Google’s Robotics IP+Android OS=FoxBots?
Foxconn's long-awaited robot army to be Google powered? (February 11, 2014)



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