Horizon 2020 Update: European Robotics Projects Proliferate
Not only does the $90 million program plan to encourage European innovation; it also hopes to shift public opinion.
Soft Robotics Blend Rigid, Deformable Components
Recent breakthroughs promise robots that are more mobile, configurable, agile, and adaptable.
Robotics in India Starts Small but Is Growing Fast
Research-rich schools and innovative startups promise a bright future for the country's robotics industry.
Hydroid Launches Next-Gen REMUS 100 AUV
Undersea drones updated in response to marine research, defense, and energy users.
General Dynamics Buys UUV Maker Bluefin Robotics
Defense contractors had already worked together on the Bluefin-21 and Knifefish underwater drones.
Robots Promise Greater Productivity Amid Oil Slump
Fall in fuel prices has mixed effects on the U.S., global economies, but drones and robots could help energy industry.
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.
Down to the Sea in Robots: Ore and Mineral Bonanza Awaits
Copper, gold, zinc and silver wait at the end of a perilous descent
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.
Marine Robotics Goes Under, Salvaged by Kraken Sonar
Market for autonomous underwater vehicles still expected to be healthy.
Ocean Aero Launches Submaran S10 Hybrid Vessel
Teledyne Technologies increases stake in company, which recently won $2.3M DoD contract.
University Aims to Make Leeds a Self-Repairing City
Robots and drones to minimize traffic problems by perching on lamps and crawling through pipes.
ABB Consolidates in Canada, Invests in IoT
Office park will include robotics facilities and staffers as company works to apply IoT.
New Network to Boost U.K. Robotics Capabilities
British government encourages industry-academia ties for robotics and autonomous systems.