Rethink Welcomes New Money, New Investors & New Robot
As Rethink Robotics announces closing on $13.4 million, VC investments in robotics hit new highs for 2015
China South Rail Buys U.K. Robot Maker
Chinese train maker hopes to gain ROV expertise and expand its international reach.
Falling Fuel Prices Boost Undersea Robots
As companies consolidate, ROV research and investment increase.
The Future Looks Rosy in U.K. Robotics Landscape Report
British market is ripe for robotics but needs investments, commercialization.
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.
$26.6M More: Investment Money Loves Rethink Robotics
It’s refreshing to see robotics pulling in IT-type investment money. But why?
Flying Robots Meet Game Cubes as 3DR Buys Sifteo
RBR50 FIrm 3D Robotics acquires the consumer electronics company in an apparent bid to further its reach into the general consumer market.
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.
Mitsui Invests Additional $3M in Aethon
New cash investment augments previous $4M from 2012
End-of-Year Peek at the Progress of Robo-Stox
Cash dividend payment scheduled for December 31st
KUKA Takes 51% of Reis Robotics with Option for 100%
KUKA Trio: Shanghai factory opens; sells 1,375 robots to China and concludes the Reis deal
Intuitive’s Shares Dive Near 25% for 2013
Can da Vinci, the reigning robot king in the OR, regain its form?
Solarbrush Mobile Robot Fights Global Warming
Large-scale desert solar installations get the polish they need to remain productive
AeroVironment Announces $2.3M DARPA Project, Eurocopter Co-Op
AeroVironment ups its ante in new commercial and defense system development
Rethink Discloses $11.5M in New Funding
Funding led by Two Sigma Ventures, a division of Two Sigma Investments