SoftBank’s Pepper Humanoid Robot Reads Human Emotion
Pepper is a collaborative project between Aldebaran Robotics and SoftBank. Pepper reacts to human speech with nuance and emotion.
Will Robotics and the Workplace Collide or Blend?
A webinar on how to mitigate disruption before reaching for the damage control button
Carnegie Mellon: The World’s Premier Robotics Institute?
We go inside the Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute to see what makes it a pacesetter in robotics research and education.
How Robotics Can Change Building Design
Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall in Germany used a seven-axis system from Kuka Robotics during the fabrication process.
EC Announces $3.8B Partnership in Robotics: SPARC
Claimed as the world's largest civilian research and innovation program in robotics
WPI’s IrisHand Nabs First Place & $10K at Cornell Cup
“Enabling prosthetic hands that intelligently provide grasp assistance is transformative.”
Grabit Receives Funding from Flextronics, Draper Nexus Ventures
Grabit plans to use funding to further develop electroadhesion-based products for industrial robotics and warehouse logistics.
Embedded Vision Summit Presents on Next-Gen Products
Event success indicates embedded vision has hit prime time
Three “Twofers” Down; Healthcare Robotics Next
Webcast & research report combos wonderfully received by our audience
More Robots to Arrive at Amazon This Year
These will be additional warehouse-based robots, not drones, per CEO Jeff Bezos
Fast or Frenzy: Why Warehouses & DCs Can’t Keep Up!
A webcast that offers a way out and a way forward in the “fast-or-else” world of new-age automation
Google Cars: No One Really Knows Where They’ll Take Us
Search giant's experimental vehicles "leave the driving to" technology while we...just go along for the ride...literally!
With Engelberger Award, Rod Brooks Joins Rarefied Group
Finally the industry’s most illustrious award arrives with his name on it
Robotics and the Revolution in Global Agriculture
RBR's "Big Ag & Agribotics: 2014-2020 Robotics and the Revolution in Global Agriculture" examines the factors driving and challenges hindering the adoption of robotics in agriculture.
Industrial Robotics Growth: $27B to $41B by 2020
Near doubling of market size due to expanding demands of automation