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Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Comet Landing
Philae robotic lander touches down on Comet 67P, marking the first time a spacecraft has safely landed on a comet. Read more.
Intel invests in PrecisionHawk, a data delivery company that uses a small drone and cloud-based software to gather data. Here's why. View Why Intel is Betting on Drones


Universal Robots’ UR5 Goes to Work for Volkswagen
Robotic arm, collaborating directly with people, inserts delicate glow plugs into cylinder heads

Self-driving Automobiles: Robotics over Romance
10M robotic vehicles shipping by 2032 as driver-centric features fade to self-driving features

Suitable Technologies Welcomes Transfers from Willow Garage
As one company gains new employees, focus shifts to a new technology: Beam remote telepresence.

Through a Glass Brightly: Meet the 2013 Game Changer Awards Judges
RBR is proud to announce the great minds that make up our esteemed judges panel

Is Adept on the Mend? Shares Rally 26.9% to $4.15
Returns from a 52-week low of $2.38, plus a new delivery of its RoboCourier to Swisslog

Hardware Accelerator Going Dutch
High Tech XL is looking for 10 startups to put through its bootcamp

To Program or to Train a Robot: It Seems, to Gaze Pays
Is training robots via vision systems on the rise as robot programming becomes passé?

Increasing Throughput for Shop-floor Robots
Robotic simulation with “out-of-the-box” programming software

ABB and SVIA Team Up on Machine-tending Robot System
New system allays previous customer push back on software complexity

New Robot Carousel System for Automated Storage & Retrieval
New offering UltraBot IE claims 1440 transactions per hour

iRobot’s $199 Floor Mopping Robot Launches in North America
Roomba, Scooba, now Braava: 10M robots cleaning households worldwide

Big Picture Changes in Little Pixy Vision Sensor
Open source project Pixy gives sight to hobbyist robots

Analyst Outlook
Is a Robotics “Babel” Headed toward Health Care for 2014?
Health care has seen it before: the promise of IT that delivered up a costly digital babel

Portrait of a Roboticist as an Artist
Industrial robotics goes consumer as Bavarian engineer forges new career and new industry

Is IBM Leading the Next (Virtual) Step in Cloud Robotics?
High-functioning cloud could mean big things for the future of autonomous robotics



Special Focus: 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.


Can China’s Homegrown Robots Supplant Foreign Brands?

Wall Street Finally Tosses a Smile at HP. Could It Be 3D Printing?

HP Wades into 3D Printing: Is It Now Suddenly Harder for the Little Guy?
More in 3D Printing



Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Comet Landing

Why Intel is Betting on Drones

CMU Names Martial Hebert Director of Robotics Institute

Baxter Collaborative Robot More Flexible with Robot Positioning System

Federal Robotics Commission: Ryan Calo Calls for Regulation