The Quiet Invasion: Robots in Suburbia
The welcome mat is out for robots as consumers automate the commonplace
Judge OKs Lawsuit Against Intuitive Surgical for Misleading Shareholders
''Defendants had financial motivations to maintain a misleading impression of da Vinci safety," according to a recent court document.
HStar Technologies Literally Gives Patients a Lift
Continuing to raise the bar in battlefield, hospital and home health care environments
Six Values Re-writing Laws of Healthcare Robotics
Professor Tom Sorell spoke with Robotics Business Review about these six values and how roboticists can incorporate them into their designs.
Japan, New Zealand Team Up on Healthcare Robots
University of Auckland will work with Shinshu University to improve an exoskeleton designed to help stroke patients regain mobility.
Healthcare Robotics: 2014
Leading Robotics Companies, Their Technology, Markets and Future
Healthcare Robotics 2014, the Webcast: Can’t-Miss Winner!
Insightful & engaging, your up-close and personal view of healthcare robotics and its biggest successes, July 22.
Ekso Bionics Completes Training at Switzerland’s Largest Rehab Center
SPC Nottwil typically treats almost three-fourths of people living with spinal paralysis in Switzerland.
Argo Medical Works on IPO as ReWalk Personal Exoskeleton OK’d by FDA
Argo looks to raise $40-50 million for an initial public offering in 2014; ReWalk Personal Exoskeleton cleared by FDA.
WPI Surgical Robot Guided by MRI Images
WPI surgical robot uses piezoelectric motors to operate in the high magnetic field of an MRI machine.
New Surgeon in the OR: Titan Medical’s SPORT
Upstarts with disruptive technology and compelling value propositions will soon threaten da Vinci’s dominance
WPI’s IrisHand Nabs First Place & $10K at Cornell Cup
“Enabling prosthetic hands that intelligently provide grasp assistance is transformative.”
Hanson Robotics Moves to Hong Kong
Will make human-sized robots—parts made on the mainland, with assembly taking place in Hong Kong—and sell for $30K to $250K
Ekso Bionics Revenue Jumps 52%
Medical device revenue was $0.5 million, compared to $0.3 million in Q1 2013.
Can This Robot Put an End to Malaria?
SporoBot dissects mosquitoes 30 times faster than by hand