Geopolitics Guides Military Robotics Race
Japan Sets Its Sights on Commercial UAVs at Drone Expo 2016
The drive to geopolitical security has led several nations to develop military robotics. Autonomous weapons systems provide both opportunity and peril.
(April 06, 2016)
Several Japanese and international UAV providers showed off their latest commercial wares at the Japan Drone 2016 exposition.
(March 30, 2016)
New Drone Center in Denmark Sparks Inspiration for Growing Industry
The UAS Drone Center at Southern Danish University provides a space for drone researchers and users, not just in Denmark, but across Europe.
(March 23, 2016)
Robotics in India Starts Small but Is Growing Fast
Robotics researchers and automation companies are building to a critical mass to help the sector position India as an industry leader.
(March 15, 2016)
Hydroid Launches Next-Gen REMUS 100 AUV
Hydroid listened to customer feedback when refreshing its REMUS 100 undersea drone with a more compact, energy-efficient design and ROS-based architecture.
(March 14, 2016)
American Drone Expert Heads to Denmark to Advance UAS Technology
Denmark is working to be a center for robotics research and development, as the Nordic UAS Event focuses on aerial drones alongside RoboBusiness Europe 2016.
(March 10, 2016)
Autonomous Marine Systems Raises Seed Funding
Interest in the solar- and wind-powered Datamaran from AMS ranges from Maine to Azerbaijan.
(March 04, 2016)
ULC Robotics Lowers Pipeline Maintenance Perils and Costs
Maintaining millions of miles of underground infrastructure is difficult, but ULC is working with utilities on live gas-main inspection.
(March 02, 2016)
General Dynamics Buys UUV Maker Bluefin Robotics
The global fleet of naval robotics is growing, as General Dynamics Mission Systems acquires Bluefin Robotics.
(February 29, 2016)
5 Reasons to Attend RoboBusiness Europe This Year
RoboBusiness Europe 2016 will mark its fourth annual gathering in Odense, Denmark, and anyone interested in global robotics should check it out.
(February 25, 2016)
Robots Promise Greater Productivity Amid Oil Slump
Just as with regional economies and energy companies, not every robotics provider is doing equally well during the current fuel price drop.
(February 08, 2016)
iRobot Divests From Defense Business for $45M
iRobot splits its units, as the markets for both consumer and military robots have been profitable.
(February 04, 2016)
Robotics Takeways From CES 2016
The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is too much for one person to take in, but we gather some lessons about robotics for you.
(January 18, 2016)