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Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton
Cultural, legal, medical and technical challenges abound for Parker Hannifin and other exoskeleton manufacturers. Read more.
Revenue from da Vinci systems fell from $256 million in Q1 2013 to $106 in Q1 2014. View Intuitive Surgical: da Vinci Robot Revenue Down 59%


Yaskawa Motoman Acquires Agile Planet
More teach-less programming and flexible motion anticipated for Motoman robots

Ford Puts Robots Behind the Wheel to Test 2014 Trucks
Robot driven vehicles well-suited for test conditions too taxing for humans

Robotics and Avoiding the Company-ending Lawsuit
Proactive planning rather that reactive high-stakes litigation

Robot Mowers Reap $170M in Europe’s Backyards
Lower pricing, mowing-averse homeowners and ageing population cited as reasons for recent surge

Anki’s Debut Marks Starting Line for Robot-Gaming
They may be small, but AnkiDrive’s cars mean big things for the consumer robotics industry.

Global Oceans and Liquid Robotics Form Strategic Alliance
A ready fleet of Wave Gliders helps mobilize backlogged ocean research projects

iRobot and Cisco’s Ava 500 Creates Presence for Itself
iRobot’s latest reveal could be the next great office hero.

Driverless Seeder Boosts Crop Productivity
Precision agribot lays seeds within one to two centimeters of lateral accuracy

Robot Librarians Service University Researchers
One-of-kind Dematic system delivers 3.5M volumes

Brain-Computer Interfacing Skyrockets with Mind-Controlled Robotic Helicopter
Want to control a robotic helicopter with your mind? Hand-eye coordination required. In a way.

Two English Companies Win up to $1.3M for Autonomous Marine Vehicles
Selection designed to further ocean data gathering initiatives

iRobot Create Used in IBM’s Heat Mapping Robot
IBM's new robot may be the solution to finding energy inefficiency in data centers worldwide.

Robotics’ Biggest Underground Investment Opportunity
A few robotics companies are poised to profit from the exponential rise in spending on water-system inspection and repair

Double Robotics Ships First Orders
Could sequester cuts be contributing to the proliferation of telepresence robots?

Aerovironment Responds to Spending Cuts with Layoffs
Sales fall dramatically short of expectations





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

Is Robotic Milking a Viable Option for Farmers?