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iRobot Divests From Defense Business for $45M
After a strong Q4, Roomba maker makes sale to Arlington Capital Partners.
Denmark Open to Automation as Much of Europe Sours
European public opinion swayed by claims that robots will take jobs, but skilled labor still in demand.
Fraunhofer IFF Robots Punch People for Research
German research has safety, regulatory implications beyond industrial automation, including for home robotics.
“Sue the Bums!” Drones Get Dragged into Court
Dronegate at kickoff: Could spy drones above Super Bowl practice fields warrant litigation?
Apellix Readies Drones for Coatings Industry
Worker Bee system could extend human reach and ensure safety, compliance for structures like utility towers and ship hulls.
Seegrid’s IP Goldmine: Logistics, and Then Some
Evolution from old-line hardware company to developer of 3D vision navigation software changes everything
Suicide Drones: Clear and Present Danger?
The scary world of Counter-UAV technology and why it’s already a multi-billion-dollar business
Farmers Start to Benefit From Automated Ground Vehicles
Blue River Technology is among the companies leading the way to robotic agriculture.
Rugged, Multi-purpose UGEV: Toolbox on Treads
Transforms itself into four different vehicle modes to meet a wide range of crisis needs
Precision Agriculture Cultivates Demand for Drones
Farmers look to imaging, IoT improvements while waiting for FAA rules changes.
Hansen Medical Sells Cardiac Robot to Dutch Center
Sales, mergers mark growing pains among medical robotics suppliers.
Robots, Jobs and Davos: “It’s Like Déjà Vu All Over Again”
Do we all need a collective slap to snap us out of a pandemic of robophobia?
3D Printing Begins to Come of Age…Finally!
Look for 2016 to be the year when “fully automated additive factories get widespread implementation.”
Exoskeleton Research Steps Up to Challenges
Assistive technology continues to improve for helping patients walk again.