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Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton
Cultural, legal, medical and technical challenges abound for Parker Hannifin and other exoskeleton manufacturers. Read more.
Revenue from da Vinci systems fell from $256 million in Q1 2013 to $106 in Q1 2014. View Intuitive Surgical: da Vinci Robot Revenue Down 59%


UK’s Deep-Ocean Robot Faces Atlantic Test
Long-range robo-sub on 30-day sea trial off Irish coast

British Robotics Aims for Revival
Is a re-energized British robotics industry finally coming into view?

The Essential Interview: iRobot’s Paolo Pirjanian
Proving that it can be done: What every robotics entrepreneur needs to know

Expense, Expertise and Fear Keep SMBs from Buying Robots
Hanging in the balance: Supply chain productivity, quality, performance and overall competitiveness

Ava 500 Telepresence Robot: Another Boon for iRobot?
How big can telepresence be for iRobot? The Ava 500 is here to find out.

RoboBusiness 2014 Announces Advisory Council
RoboBusiness takes place October 15-17, 2014 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.

Could a Robot’s AI Algorithm Be Racist or Ageist?
How to anticipate and avoid legal landmines with workplace robots

Honeybee Robotics Secures NASA Funding for Planetary Sampling Systems
NASA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II Awards build on Phase I development from 2013.

RBR Insights
Otherlab: Developing Low-Cost, Inflatable Robots
Robots with textile-based, inflatable actuators that contract upon inflation exhibit large strength-to-weight ratios.

Xconomy’s 3rd Annual Summing Up of Robotics
Robo Madness 2014: Perfect timing to take stock of profound change

Tasty Impact: 3D Printing, Twinkies and Robotics
3D printing takes on the globe’s largest industry—food! Listen up Nestle, and you too Cuisinart. And world hunger? What was that about?

Australia Invests in Northrop Triton MQ-4C Maritime Drones
Northrop Grumman Triton MQ-4C drones to patrol Australia's oceans and borders.

C-Bot Physiotherapist Robot Conducting Experimental Upper Body Treatment
Patients provided with RFID chip that stores a 3D model of their body to decide what treatment the robot needs to provide.

ABB Ventures and Berwind Put $14M into Persimmon
Further funds disruptive hybrid-field motor technology for components using 3D deposition processes

KUKA Acquires ALEMA Automation
ALEMA Automation has specialized applications expertise in the field of automated drilling and riveting of aircraft components





Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton

Modular Robotics: A Scrappy Approach to Educational Robots

Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

How Honeybee’s Unexpected Meeting with NASA Changed Everything

Is Robotic Milking a Viable Option for Farmers?