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2015 RBR50 Nominations Now Open
Deadline for nominations January 31; RBR50 winners for 2015 announced February 16. Read more.
Philae robotic lander touches down on Comet 67P, marking the first time a spacecraft has safely landed on a comet. View Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Comet Landing


Japan Pledges $850M plus Deregulation of Robots to Spur Jobs
Promoting deregulation to expand the use of robot technology to ease labor shortages

RBR Insights
Touch of Genius: Modbot’s Standardized Parts
Three parts to build a robot…any robot!

maxon’s New Right Angle Gearheads Offer Light Weight and High Torque
Spiroid gear designed to achieve maximum torque with minimal space

Giant Subsea Robots Mine for Ocean Riches
Vast mineral wealth awaits Soil Machine Dynamics in freezing darkness 5,250 feet undersea

“Smart” Robot Cultivator to Speedily Eliminate Major Farm Nemesis: Weeds
Keeping U.S. farmland weed free approaching $15 billion annually

Research Report
Investing in Robotics: What to Watch for in 2015
Special report 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.

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

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

2015 RBR50 Nominations Now Open
Deadline for nominations January 31; RBR50 winners for 2015 announced February 16.

Google Mulls Partner for Its Self-driving Cars
GM, Ford, Toyota, Daimler AG and Volkswagen AG all in the mix

IP Group Takes Minority Stake in Exyn Technologies
Will new CEO Nader Elm, former IMAX exec, take Exyn drone-tech to the movies?

Accidents with Robots: Bruises, Broken Bones or Worse
What’s it take for a robot to hurt a human? Apparently, not much.

Household Robots that See, Need Also to Recognize
New algorithm allows robots to better identify objects in cluttered environments

Webcast: Investing in Robotics for 2015
Why the top of your 2015 investment playbook should read robotics

In-Depth Analysis
CES 2015: Strategy for Making Lots of Money in Robotics
Half-day conference unveils looming investment bonanza ahead for consumer robotics



Special Focus: Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


Future Supply Chains: Faster, Smaller, Cheaper, Local

Can China’s Homegrown Robots Supplant Foreign Brands?

Wall Street Finally Tosses a Smile at HP. Could It Be 3D Printing?
More in 3D Printing



2015 RBR50 Nominations Now Open

Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Comet Landing

Why Intel is Betting on Drones

CMU Names Martial Hebert Director of Robotics Institute

Baxter Collaborative Robot More Flexible with Robot Positioning System