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3D-Printed UAVs Complete Preliminary UK Trials
Project paves way for cheap, rapid manufacturing of disposable UAVs. Read more.
Cultural, legal, medical and technical challenges abound for Parker Hannifin and other exoskeleton manufacturers. View Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton


Me, a Roboticist…with a Little Help from My Friends
The odyssey of a young mind in search of a career. Any advice to share?

New Pittsburgh Accelerator Targets Robotics Startups
Alpha Lab Gear now accepting applications from entrepreneurs developing hardware, robots and other physical technologies

$10.7M Series A to Airware for Universal OS and Platform for Drones
Google invests in critical enabler for the use of drones for commercial enterprises

Multi-head Camera Patent for Seegrid
Patent solidifies company in the $38B material-handling forklift market

Brazil, iRobot & Terrorist Threats Equal $7.2M Robot Sale
On guard: Aftermath of the Boston Bombing rippling into events worldwide

iRobot Announces First RP-VITA Sales
Early interest indicates a promising future for remote presence technology in hospitals

Yaskawa Motoman Expands Medical Robot Offerings
The new MH3BM is built to cash in on a multi-billion dollar biomedical automation market

Hyundai Heavy Develops Mini Welding Robot
The 33-pound bot is designed to construct boats for the world-leading shipbuilder

Intuitive Announces Defect in Surgical Instrument
Under scrutiny by the FDA, the da Vinci surgical robot maker reveals its "cracks"

KUKA and Nolek Partner on Leak Detection Solution
Robots now available to operate Nolek's new SniffIT product

In-Depth Analysis
Exoskeletons: The Rise of the Wearable Robot Industry
Twenty-seven pounds of freedom, improved health…and a new industry to be worth $292M annually

First Contact: A Primer on Robots, the Law and Humans
Interdisciplinary first cut at some of the legal, social and technological issues

Nurse-friendly Robots More Effective at Delivering Care
Study shows robots need to be accepted by nurses before patients

Hogan Departs ABB. Is the Acquisition Binge Over?
In five years, Hogan invested about $20B of ABB’s wealth in major deals

Universal Robots Reaches Across North America
Collaborative robots from Danish manufacturer Universal Robots are now distributed nationwide in both United States and Canada





3D-Printed UAVs Complete Preliminary UK Trials

Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton

Modular Robotics: A Scrappy Approach to Educational Robots

Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

How Honeybee’s Unexpected Meeting with NASA Changed Everything