Microsoft Lays Off Robotics Team
In a second round of planned layoffs, Microsoft cuts 2,100 jobs, including the entire robotics research team. CEO Satya Nadella plans to cut 18,000 positions.
U.S. and Japanese Navies Team Up on Robo-Sub
Buried energy treasure in South China Sea sparks search for fuel-cell powered surveillance craft for submerged, month-long patrols
Corindus Vascular Raises $26.6M for Healthcare Robotics
Money will be used for expansion and investment into new products.
Automakers, Robotics & the Feds Join Forces on Vehicle-to-Vehicle Technology
Vehicles will communicate with each other by 2021—and the economy, the environment and society, will benefit, experts predict.
Consumer Robotics Survey: What Do You Think?
Help us take the measure of personal opinion and preference on the present and future of the consumer robotics marketplace
3D Robotics’ Wild Week: Richard Branson, Intel, Iris+ Drone
The California startup is now partying with the big boys.
ReWalk Robotics Eyes Future After $36M IPO
ReWalk Robotics becomes best-performing IPO of 2014 and will now expand exoskeleton reach into other areas.
US Army Spends $23M on Robots to Clear Landmines
Carnegie Robotics, which spun out from Carnegie Mellon University four years ago, will build three-module system over next 3.5 years.
Game Changer Awards Honor the Road Taken
Entries close this Friday, September 19th. Reward yourself with an award that keeps on giving throughout the coming year.
Oh Baby! 4moms Snags $41M in Funding
Robotics revolutionizing the $8.9B juvenile durable goods market
The Essential Interview: Mark Tilden, Inventor of BEAM Robotics
Tilden describes the several decade evolution of his Biomech technologies.
Seegrid Names Jim Rock CEO
The top spot was vacant for nearly two months after recent C-suite-level turmoil.
Paramount Group Betting Big on Robotics
Paramount Group founds new division, acquires two smaller firms, promises major R&D effort.
An Afternoon with Advanced Manufacturing
RoboBusiness: Four hours on robotics and the “New” manufacturing ecosystem
Canadian Military Spends $9.6M on iRobot 510 PackBots
iRobot 510 PackBot CBRN Recce System detects, alerts and reports on chemical warfare agents, toxic industrial chemicals, volatile gases, explosives and radiation.