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Research Report: Industrial Automation and the “New” Productivity
Robot-driven automation begins to power up a long-awaited global recovery Read more.
The Ocado Smart Platform includes new mobile robots, innovative wireless controls, and home-grown software. View Robots on the Radio: Ocado Disrupts Grocery Delivery


Alibaba’s Delivery Drones Go Airborne Over Beijing
Shanghai and Guangzhou next if three-day trial succeeds

Uber Lite: No Drivers at All!
It’s not about cabbies vs. Uber drivers: it’s all about why bother owning a car in the first place.

Analyst Outlook
VCs Show Lots of Love for Robotics in 2014
Investments in robotics jump 26% over 2013 and 36% over 2012

Careers in Robotics: Spotlight on the University of Michigan
In the run up to our next webcast, Careers in Robotics, here's another hotbed of robotics under the spotlight

Modular Robot Platform Harvests Multiple High-value Crops
5-year EU program successfully combines sensing, manipulation, production and harvesting into single platform

What’s Driving iRobot’s VC Play? Roomba Competition?
Is iRobot's gambit good insurance against not being left behind?

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

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

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

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



Special Focus: Robots and the Law
Robots and the Law

Expert insight on the ethical and legal issues affecting robot regulations globally.


Starship Goes the Last Mile for Deliveries

Get Ahead of Commercial Drone Rules

RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
More in 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.


How Patents Die: Expiring 3D Printing Patents

Autonomous Marine Systems Raises Seed Funding

3D Printing Begins to Come of Age…Finally!
More in 3D Printing



Robotics Takeways From CES 2016

Chinese Firms Invest $20M in Israeli Robotics R&D

RoboBusiness Europe Is Reborn in Denmark

In Their Own Words: 10 Women Talk About the Future of Robotics

Is Robotic Welding ‘Inevitable’?