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What’s Driving iRobot’s VC Play? Roomba Competition?
Consumer electronics giants Samsung, LG and Panasonic as well as vacuum king Dyson have all jumped into the carpet wars and are gunning for the robot vacuum market. (January 28, 2015)

Touch of Genius: Modbot’s Standardized Parts
The elegant thinking behind such a simple idea, engineering that could well revolutionize the building of robots. (January 26, 2015)

Japan Pledges $850M plus Deregulation of Robots to Spur Jobs
The Abe administration expects the use of robots to also boost productivity. (January 24, 2015)

Giant Subsea Robots Mine for Ocean Riches
SMD has the financial backing and oceanic engineering chops to literally push underwater automation to new depths. (January 23, 2015)

Thinking About Investing in Robotics Soon? Don’t Miss This!
Free download on investing in 2015 during webcast, Thursday, January 22 at 2PM (January 21, 2015)

Jibo Now a Multimillionaire. Bags $25M More
Cynthia Breazeal’s hot new “family” robot keeps reeling in the green (January 21, 2015)

Google Mulls Partner for Its Self-driving Cars
Self-driving cars may be happening "much" sooner...than later! (January 15, 2015)

IP Group Takes Minority Stake in Exyn Technologies
Will IMAX take Exyn Technologies to the movies? (January 15, 2015)

Household Robots that See, Need Also to Recognize
For household robots ever to be practical, they’ll need to be able to recognize the objects. (January 14, 2015)

Webcast: Investing in Robotics for 2015
Please join us for a fascinating look at investing in the here-and-now of robotics as well as its immediate future. (January 14, 2015)

CES 2015: Strategy for Making Lots of Money in Robotics
Merging inflection points and critical mass combine for major play at consumer sales (January 11, 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)

The Age of Exo Has Descended at CES 2015
Get the inside track on where Exo is bound from a pioneer who has been there and seen it taking shape. (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)

Webcast Series 2015: Key Issues Facing Global Robotics
Webcast Series 2014 & 2015 for your review and consideration (January 01, 2015)



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