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Innovation & Technology Resource Center
The Rise of Vision Systems: Turning Point for Robotics
Special Report examines the technology behind vision systems, the market's key players, vision's impact on different robotics sectors, and the industry's recent performance and future expectations. Read more.
Could a little preventive care save robotic surgery from unnecessary legal scrutiny? View Do Surgical Robots Need a Second Opinion?


Innovation & Technology News
Fun and Fins: Going Beyond the Technology of Self-driving Cars
Regulators key to economic impact of $200B to $1.9T annually by 2025

A View from the Berry Fields on Robot Automation
The agricultural innovation path

Swiss Robot to Tidy Up Earth’s Atmosphere
Space debris jeopardizes $20B satellite insurance industry

The Robot Effect: Its Surprising and Growing Influence on Consumer Products
Elements of “robotedness” are being increasingly fused into everyday objects

Robots Buff Up with Breakthrough Polymer Muscles
Elastic polymer dramatically increases strength, lift, extension and recovery

The CMU Caddy: Unobtrusively Driverless
Conventional in appearance, totally unconventional wheelman

Keeping Concrete Safe: Robot Crawler and Sound Waves
Automating slow, tedious inspections of large, curved vertical structures

Four Little Bots for Big Ag: Grapes, Plants, Cows & Soil
Robots in the dell: Heigh-ho, the derry-o for Wall-Ye, Harvey, Robotic Rover and Rosphere

Service Robots 2014-2018: Europe Largest Market, Asia Fastest Growing
Massive demographic changes to drive projected $9.1B world market

Death by Ultrasound: Robot Guide Helps Destroy Brain Tumors
Mini-robot enters cranium within the bore of an MRI scanner

Universal Robots’ UR5 Goes to Work for Volkswagen
Robotic arm, collaborating directly with people, inserts delicate glow plugs into cylinder heads

Self-driving Automobiles: Robotics over Romance
10M robotic vehicles shipping by 2032 as driver-centric features fade to self-driving features

Hardware Accelerator Going Dutch
High Tech XL is looking for 10 startups to put through its bootcamp

To Program or to Train a Robot: It Seems, to Gaze Pays
Is training robots via vision systems on the rise as robot programming becomes passé?

Big Picture Changes in Little Pixy Vision Sensor
Open source project Pixy gives sight to hobbyist robots



Special Focus: Robots and the Law

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.


3D Printing Plastics: Demand and Opportunities

Inside 3D Printing: Industry Analysis to End Users

Webcast: 3D Printing in a World of Plastics
More in 3D Printing



Healthcare Robotics 2015-2020: Trends, Opportunities & Challenges

Conducting R&D with Government Funding

2015 RBR50 Nominations Now Open

Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Comet Landing

Why Intel is Betting on Drones