NASA Centennial Challenges Push Robotics
WVU team has winning combo of mobility, machine vision, and manipulators.
Fetch Robotics Gets $20M to Meet Warehouse Demand
SoftBank partner to join Pitchfire winner Melonee Wise on Fetch's board.
Adept Technology Sells $8M in Shares, Gets Distributors
Industrial automation provider raises money, widens reach in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest.
RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
Andrea Bertolini tries to separate insurance fact from science fiction.
The Singular Mr. Kurzweil Center Stage at RoboBusiness
Six decades later, the kid from Queens still believes in the power of ideas
Mabu the Healthcare Robot Scores $1.5M
Khosla Ventures backs Catalia Health’s mission of “augmenting doctors” with robots
Kawasaki Aims to Quadruple Robot Output in China
Looking for China-based robot sales to reach $355 million by 2020
Is Japan Price Gouging China on Robot Parts?
In some cases the export price hikes are four to five times higher than in Japan
EC Slashes Horizon 2020 Budget for Robotics Research
Portion of innovation funds diverted as European economies sag.
IBM Watson’s Rob High to Kick Off RoboBusiness 2015
IBM Fellow, VP and CTO of the IBM Watson Group to keynote opening day
Ocado Designs SecondHands To Be the Equal of Humans
Online grocer works with European universities on SecondHands warehouse robots.
The Essential Interview: Esben Østergaard of Universal Robots
UR co-founder discusses global differences in collaborative robots.
Uber’s CMU Raid Raises Robotics Partnership Doubts
21st century highwaymen make off with researchers, showing the level of self-driving competition.
Robots Hone Shaver Line at Philips
Advanced manufacturing may provide product flexibility and shorten supply chains.
Korea’s HUBO Takes $2M Crown at DARPA Challenge
Hero arises after two days of falls, flops and crazy crashes