Is Superflex the Low-cost Exo-suit We’ve All Been Waiting For?
The tight-fitting, 7 lbs wearable robot packs powerful capabilities
Machine Vision Attracts International Investment
ARM buys Apical for $350 million, as chip company and others ready for IoT and robotics.
Elder Care Robots Are Necessary and Imminent, Say European Experts
Managers and end users are still unsure of whether robots like Lilly are friend or foe.
Has Healthcare Robotics Flatlined on Us?
With the exception of Intuitive Surgical, most everywhere else in healthcare/medical robotics looks quite lackluster. Why?
In Asian Robotics Industry Race, India Goes Its Own Way
A survey of national strategies for developing the robotics industry across Asia finds India taking a different path.
Taiwanese and U.K. Robotics Sectors Forming Strong Links
British trade reps visit Taiwan and Japan in search of synergies for U.K. robotics R&D.
What if Pepper Swallowed Viv? Magic! Right?
The makers of Siri are now rolling out their Viv personal assistant
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.
AI Research Translates Into International ‘Soft Power’
Nations pursue artificial intelligence differently for influence, security, and competitiveness.
Every Robot Equals the Sum of Its Parts…and Then Some
Building robots and keeping them healthy is critically reliant upon a steady supply of superior parts
Soft Robotics Blend Rigid, Deformable Components
Recent breakthroughs promise robots that are more mobile, configurable, agile, and adaptable.
The “Mixed Pallet” Finally Falls to Robot Hands
Kinema Systems launches new solution for fully automated depalletization
Are Home Robots Good Medicine for Age, Loneliness & Ill-health?
Want to be happier and live longer? Better get a home robot real soon
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.
Deep Learning Leads to More AI Investments
Accenture, Kodak, NEC, and Nvidia join big companies chasing deep-learning applications.