Daimler in Nevada: Driver a Must for Driverless Big Rig
Big step for big rigs in preventing the country's 11 fatal truck crashes daily and 4,000 deaths annually.
NIST Develops Tests for Robotic Grasping
Get a hold of this: Robotic hands and gripper software to get more consistent tests for eventual flexible usage.
DARPA’s Robotics Fast Track to Aid Smaller Firms
Program provides faster contract approval for smaller amounts and rapid prototyping.
Is Sale of Universal Robots Classic Innovator’s Dilemma?
Are new, unexpected competitors on the rise and readying to take over Universal Robots' market?
ABB Starts Manufacturing Robots in the U.S.
Global industrial automation provider claims that it is the first to do so.
Maxon Releases New High-Torque DC Brushless Motors
Compact motor can be useful for robotics, prosthetics, and industrial automation.
Jabez Ships Latest Version of Robotmaster CAD/CAM Software
Design software could speed programming by up to 10 times.
China Enters Personal Robot Space with Nemo
Personal/home robot trend continues strong in 2015
Drone Provider Sky-Futures Gets a Round of $3.9M
Largest European drone investment comes as the U.S. considers relaxing restrictions.
ReWalk’s Stock Stumbles, But It Expands to India
Exoskeletons to help paraplegics walk are pricey, but the potential market is still large.
Corindus Vascular Robotics Files for an IPO
Company makes robots for stent placement, including the FDA-approved CorPath.
Teradyne Buys Co-Robot Maker Universal Robots for $285M
U.S. testing equipment company and Danish robot maker pursue growing Asian markets.
EU Awards $78M Contract for French Fusion Reactor
Neutral Beam Cell Remote Handling System to serve the Iter reactor, the largest fusion project in the world.
Vecna Offers Testing Facilities to MassRobotics
Startup incubator to benefit from proximity to corporate labs.
Beneath the Robot Boom in Southeast Asia
China’s power move in industrial robots ripples south into the ASEAN region