Intuitive Surgical: da Vinci Robot Revenue Down 59%
Revenue from da Vinci systems fell from $256 million in Q1 2013 to $106 in Q1 2014.
Has Titan Aerospace Two Suitors: Facebook and Google?
What’s at stake: solar-powered drones at 65,000 feet up that remain aloft for five years
Modular Robotics: A Scrappy Approach to Educational Robots
Learn how Modular Robotics leverages the plummeting cost of chips and sensors, crowdfunding campaigns, and a growing base of tech-savvy consumers.
Savioke Raises $2M in Funding for Services Industry Robot
Investors include AME Cloud Ventures, Google Ventures, Morado Venture Partners and more.
PetriJet Compact Lab Automation Robot Ready to Market
Diminutive lab automation robot PetriJet handles 100 petri dishes an hour. Early adopters are expected to come from the biotechnology and food processing industries.
3D-Printed Skull Saves Woman’s Life
Previously, “there was no effective treatment for such patients.”
Northrop Grumman Lands $43.8M Navy Contract for 5 MQ-8C Unmanned Helicopters
MQ-8C will have faster speed, more maximum range and double the payload of previous models.
Manhattan Frames, New Algorithm, Better Robot Eyesight
Identifying dominant orientations aids robots navigating unfamiliar spaces
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Future Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost
EU researchers develop flexible learning system that allows factory robots to be easily trained by co-workers via an iPad app and simple gestures.
Smart Robot with a Hot Hand: Welding Gets More Profitable
Collaborative welding assistant for small and medium-sized shops
On the Hunt for Assets, Aesynt Grabs Up Health Robotics
Adds automated intravenous capability to existing robot pharmaceutical system
How Honeybee’s Unexpected Meeting with NASA Changed Everything
The Manhattan-based RBR50 company never planned on being a key part of space endeavors. Here's how that happened.
Colorado Town Rejects Drone Hunting Licenses
The electorate in Deer Trail, Colo., rejected a plan to allow residents on private property to shoot at drones.
Do Surgical Robots Need a Second Opinion?
Could a little preventive care save robotic surgery from unnecessary legal scrutiny?