Hansen Medical Sells Cardiac Robot to Dutch Center
Sales, mergers mark growing pains among medical robotics suppliers.
Can Scotland Develop Into a Global AI Hub?
Nation is strong in university research such as the social EMOTE robot, and the U.K. leads in AUVs.
Five Robotics Predictions for 2016
Our robotics future is here, but which areas will benefit most from new technology?
Top Robotics Transactions of 2015
Bullish investors pumped billions into robotics R&D, market moves.
Co-robots Awarded $37M by NSF to Spur Development
“Profound advances in the field” help in grant acquisition process
Concern Grows Over Robots Behaving Badly
“Accountable Innovation” is the goal of newly formed Foundation for Responsible Robotics
Do Robot Vacuum Cleaners Signify a New India?
Six robotic vacuum vendors eye Indian market, as nation works to apply technology to helping people.
U.K. Consortium Gets $3M Grant for Home Care Robotics
Designability's CHIRON to combine smart homes and distributed robots and help the elderly avoid nursing homes.
Robotics Startups Need Space to Grow, Says MassRobotics Chief
Organization is just one of several in New England working to incubate the local robotics industry.
Asustek, Xiaomi Look to Robotics as Smartphone Market Slows
Asian electronics makers look to diversify into service and mobile robotics, plus the Internet of Things.
U.K. Robotics and Employment—What Does the Future Hold?
Job fears echo in the British media, but some studies come to contradictory conclusions.
The Essential Interview: Yulun Wang, founder of InTouch Health
The father of surgical and remote robotics talks about how he got into healthcare, technical challenges, and being an entrepreneur.
Toyota to Spend $1B on Robotics, AI Research
Automaker strives to take the lead in university research, self-driving cars, and service robotics.
Pepper for Biz Comes to Japan
SoftBank and Aldebaran's 'emotional' humanoid robot to gain custom software.
Japan Begins Executing on Its Robot Plans
Automation across industries is seen as the key to economic and social revitalization.