Design-Patent Protection: What to Do When the Face of Your Robot Becomes the “Face” of Your Company
Design patents are gaining popularity as companies recognize the importance of protecting the significant time and effort that goes into designing products.
Google Pulls Out of DARPA Robotics Challenge
Google's HRP-2 Schaft robot easily won the qualifying round and was the frontrunner to win the $2 million competition.
Suitable Technologies Designs Beam+ Telepresence Robot for Homes
RBR50 company Suitable Technologies now taking pre-orders for its Beam+ telepresence robot.
FAA Drone Decision: Slow-Motion Brawl Over Wrong Issue
Never-mentioned, most critical word in the hot drone debate: airworthiness.
Additive Chocolatiering!? 3D Systems, Hershey Collaborate
Commercial-grade 3D-printers headed into global, chocolate market
Universal Robots Shows 3rd Generation UR5, UR10 Industrial Robots
Patented adjustable safety system is one of the new features for the UR5 and UR10 flexible industrial robot arms
Andy McAfee Keynotes as RoboBusiness Turns Ten: 2005-2014
“We ain’t seen nothin’ yet!” as keynoter Andy McAfee futurecasts “brilliant technologies”
WPI Surgical Robot Guided by MRI Images
WPI surgical robot uses piezoelectric motors to operate in the high magnetic field of an MRI machine.
The Need to Substitute Robots for Migrant Farm Workers
Stricter border enforcement and improving economy in Mexico limit U.S. migrant labor force
Nikkei Ticks Up as Robot Shares Draw Buyers
SoftBank’s robot entry spurs interest and investment across Japan’s publicly traded robot companies
Swiss Army Purchasing Elbit’s Hermes 900 Drones
Swiss federal goverment says Hermes 900 is more powerful than current system that's been in place since 2001.
Clearpath Robotics: Success Through Custom Integration
Inside look at how Clearpath Robotics helps clients customize robotics platforms to meet their needs.
New Surgeon in the OR: Titan Medical’s SPORT
Upstarts with disruptive technology and compelling value propositions will soon threaten da Vinci’s dominance
Kinova Robotics Named One of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies
Assistive-robotics company on the RBR50 has shown astonishing growth over the past five years.
MAKO Surgical Sues Blue Belt Technologies
MAKO alleges Blue Belt Technologies' NavioPFS system infringes U.S. Patent No. 7,346,417.