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)
Things Look Up for nLink’s Mobile Building Robot
The Mobile Building Robot from nLink in Norway can take on the task of drilling holes into concrete ceilings, freeing construction workers to do easier and more interesting jobs.
(March 12, 2015)
Welcome to the Global RBR50 List for 2015
2015 saw a richly varied RBR50 campaign of robotics moving beyond the inflection point.
(February 15, 2015)
Ouch! Adept Gets Slammed After Reporting Loss
Adept cites "delayed orders from several customers and geographic softening in China and Europe" for its woes.
(February 04, 2015)
Investing in Robotics: What to Watch for in 2015
Special report "Investing in Robotics: What to Watch for in 2015" breaks down the most attractive robotics sectors for investors, examines where the money is coming from, analyzes IPOs and mergers, and details what investors need to watch for.
(January 22, 2015)
Google Mulls Partner for Its Self-driving Cars
Self-driving cars may be happening "much" sooner...than later!
(January 15, 2015)
$26.6M More: Investment Money Loves Rethink Robotics
Not bad for a company with a single product, Baxter, the co-robot, that’s had decidedly unspectacular sales since its introduction in late 2012.
(January 08, 2015)
Omron and Cyberdyne Join Forces in Factory Automation
Omron Corp. will provide motion-detecting sensors for Cyberdyne Inc.’s robotic products.
(January 01, 2015)
Zacks Applauds iRobot’s Tenacity for Success
It’s always nice to point to a pure-play robot manufacturer as the star in the lineup.
(November 18, 2014)
Rubin Exits the GooglePlex. Here’s a Thought as to Why
Why did Andy Rubin leave the GooglePlex?
(November 01, 2014)
Panasonic’s “Robot Effect” on Healthcare
Seeing Panasonic’s recent lineup of healthcare products, it's easy to anoint the company as the uncontested owner of the automated healthcare crown.
(October 09, 2014)
Mr. RoboBusiness, Rich Erb, on TV’s Willis Report
The behind-the-scenes maestro five years running interviewed by Fox TV's Gerri Willis.
(October 08, 2014)
U.S. and Japanese Navies Team Up on Robo-Sub
Investors looking to get in on the ground floor of a new kind of military product would be wise to take notice.
(September 19, 2014)