$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
NSF Champions $3.6M Project to Make Robotic Surgery More Intuitive
Researchers at three key universities to collaborate over the course of five years
National Science Foundation Invests $38M in Next-Gen Robotics
The NSF announced new investments for robots that work cooperatively with people to enhance human capabilities, performance and safety.
CMU Robotic Rotocraft Gets $7M for Research
The rotocraft is among seven CMU projects being sponsored by the National Robotics Initiative and National Science Foundation.
Outlook for Next-Gen, New-Gen Industrial Co-Worker Robotics
The cultural trends, companies and technologies contributing to the co-worker robot revolution
3D Robotics Zooms in on $30M in New Funding
Company targets agriculture as first market to test commercial drone applications