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Ekso Licenses Patents to Prosthetics Giant Ottobock
Ottobock will use Ekso's technology to further its innovation in the field of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knees. Read more.
RoboBusiness presents the winners of the 2014 Game Changer Awards, honoring the robotics industry's remarkable technical accomplishments and their makers. View 7 Game-Changing Robots


Healthcare News
Exoskeleton Revolution: From Rigid to Soft to Ultra Soft
2014 was a breakout year in the rise of newest billion-dollar industry: wearable robotics supplementing human powers with mechanized ones.

Robots at Home: How Will We Ever Live without Them?
Join us for a webcast on Consumer Robotics. Save the date: December 2nd.

Restoration Robotics Raises $45M for Robotic Hair Transplants
Restoration Robotics has raised $113 million since it was founded in 2002.

Ekso Bionics Licenses Patents to Prosthetics Giant Ottobock
Ottobock will use Ekso's technology to further its innovation in the field of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knees.

Medrobotics Closes $20M in Series F Financing
Funding will extend Medrobotics' runway while pursuing commercial launches in Europe and FDA clearance and commercialization in the United States and other global markets.

7 Game-Changing Robots
RoboBusiness presents the winners of the 2014 Game Changer Awards, honoring the robotics industry's remarkable technical accomplishments and their makers.

Panasonic’s “Robot Effect” on Healthcare
Elements of “robotedness” are being increasingly fused into everyday objects

Hstar Technologies RoNA Robotic Nursing Assistant
Equipped with highly dexterous robotic arms of payload up to 10 lbs. and self-navigation function, RoNA SerBot can perform routine patient surveillance and support tasks, freeing up nurses to devote more attention to higher impact patient services.

Andrew Automated Pipetting Robot
Andrew is a novel, unique, robot designed specifically to manipulate any one of a dedicated set of five commercially-available pipettes.

Corindus Vascular Raises $26.6M for Healthcare Robotics
Money will be used for expansion and investment into new products.

ReWalk Robotics Eyes Future After $36M IPO
ReWalk Robotics becomes best-performing IPO of 2014 and will now expand exoskeleton reach into other areas.

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.



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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?
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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