Imperial College London Drone Lab: Inside the Public-Private Partnership
We discuss the challenges of the public-private partnership that led to the Brahmal Vasudevan Aerial Robotics Lab at Imperial College London, including protection of intellectual property, how to measure ROI and more.
Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Landing on Comet 67P
Philae robotic lander touches down on Comet 67P, marking the first time a spacecraft has safely landed on a comet.
Can China’s Homegrown Robots Supplant Foreign Brands?
Five-Year Plan (2011-2015) and President Xi Jinping’s personal endorsement may soon see foreign robots encounter a real struggle to compete
maxon Adds Stronger DCX Motors, New GPX Gears
maxon releases long versions of its 14, 16, 22 and 26 mm diameter DCX motors that offer higher continuous torque and higher continuous output power.
Robots at Home: How Will We Ever Live without Them?
Join us for a webcast on Consumer Robotics. Save the date: December 2nd.
Restoration Robotics Raises $45M for Robotic Hair Transplants
Restoration Robotics has raised $113 million since it was founded in 2002.
RMT Robotics Joins Muratec Group as Part of Cimcorp Acquisition
Both Muratec and Cimcorp will continue business operations going forward with no change to their current strategies.
Why Intel is Betting on Drones
Intel invests in PrecisionHawk, a data delivery company that uses a small drone and cloud-based software to gather data. Here's why.
Wall Street Finally Tosses a Smile at HP. Could It Be 3D Printing?
With nearly $16 billion in cash on its books, HP can easily fund any R&D
CMU Names Martial Hebert Director of Robotics Institute
Hebert joined the Robotics Institute in 1984, five years after it was founded. He played a role in NavLab, a pioneering program for self-driving vehicles, and in the development of perception capabilities for personal care robots.
Ekso Bionics Licenses Patents to Prosthetics Giant Ottobock
Ottobock will use Ekso's technology to further its innovation in the field of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knees.
Baxter Collaborative Robot More Flexible with Robot Positioning System
Part of the new Intera 3.1 software, the Robot Positioning System more quickly and easily re-deploys Baxter after common plant-floor variations occur.
Gas-Sniffing Robot Hunts for Leaks beneath Our Streets
Catastrophe lurks in the invisible cloud of natural gas leaking from ageing pipes
Rubin Exits the GooglePlex. Here’s a Thought as to Why
Not to worry, the GoogleBot may have just found its true leader
HP Wades into 3D Printing: Is It Now Suddenly Harder for the Little Guy?
Hewlett-Packard’s Multi-Jet Fusion printing system said to be a new revolution within the 3D revolution