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Investment
Petnet Fattens Funding by $1.125M to Slim Down Pets
The L.A.-based company closes a robust seed funding round with plans to make tracks in pet industry. (January 21, 2014)

Mitsui Invests Additional $3M in Aethon
Additional cash augments a $4M investment from 2012 (January 13, 2014)

2013’s Top VC Investments in Robotics and UAVs
A quick look back at those looking forward to the future of the industry (December 26, 2013)

Bacterial Robotics Wins $150K NSF Grant for Tumor-Killing Robots
Bacterial Robotics Wins $150K NSF Grant for Tumor-Killing Robots (December 12, 2013)

Quest Inspar Receives $42M Toward New PipeArmor Robots
Quest Inspar Receives $42M Toward New PipeArmor Robots (December 03, 2013)

Grabit Inc. Clinches $6M Series A with Eyes on Material Handling Industry
Startup Grabit Inc. plans to disrupt the materials handling industry with low-cost gripping technology for robots. (October 07, 2013)

Driverless Car Craze Calls for a Brake Check
Jim Nash explores the views, both fascinating and flawed, put forth in "Driverless Cars: Trillions Are Up For Grabs" (July 12, 2013)

New Pittsburgh Accelerator Targets Robotics Startups
Pittsburgh-based Innovation Works spins out yet another startup accelerator, this time with hardware in mind. (May 16, 2013)

OC Robotics Consortium Clinches Cash from Nuclear Industry
Robotic technology is one piece of the UK's plan to lead the $1 trillion global nuclear industry (March 28, 2013)

Medrobotics Closes on $10M in Financing
Medrobotics Closes on $10M in Financing (March 22, 2013)




3D-Printed UAVs Complete Preliminary UK Trials

Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton

Modular Robotics: A Scrappy Approach to Educational Robots

Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

How Honeybee’s Unexpected Meeting with NASA Changed Everything