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Ekso Licenses Patents to Prosthetics Giant Ottobock
Ottobock will use Ekso's technology to further its innovation in the field of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knees. Read more.
Objective of partnership is to transition exoskeleton technology to the Department of Defense industrial base and test for industrial hand-tool applications at Navy shipyards. View U.S. Navy Testing Lockheed Martin Fortis Exoskeletons


Service Robots News
U.K. Robotics and Employment—What Does the Future Hold?
Job fears echo in the British media, but some studies come to contradictory conclusions.

The Essential Interview: Yulun Wang, founder of InTouch Health
The father of surgical and remote robotics talks about how he got into healthcare, technical challenges, and being an entrepreneur.

WEBCAST: FAA’s Impact on Drones
Could Republican presidential debates scuttle a drone resolution?

Toyota to Spend $1B on Robotics, AI Research
Automaker strives to take the lead in university research, self-driving cars, and service robotics.

Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator Ends Early
Qualcomm suffers setbacks, ends Techstars partnership for San Diego robotics incubator.

Pepper for Biz Comes to Japan
SoftBank and Aldebaran's 'emotional' humanoid robot to gain custom software.

Japan Begins Executing on Its Robot Plans
Automation across industries is seen as the key to economic and social revitalization.

Google Invests in Chinese AI Company
Alphabet soup of AI projects to enable virtual assistants and robots, as well as keep up with a growing crowd of competitors.

Cyberworks Gets Bought, Wins Canadian Guidance Grant
Company researches autonomous navigation, gets back into the industrial floor-cleaning market.

CES 2016: Consumer Robotics to Expand Yet Again
Much in consumer electronics going autonomous, semi-autonomous or totally robot

Rethink Reaches Out to Latin America
Cobot maker signs distribution deals with Mexican partners; Sawyer now available worldwide

In Their Own Words: 10 Women Talk About the Future of Robotics
These female researchers, designers, and executives are leading the development and commercialization of robotics technologies.

Yaskawa, Midea Join Forces for Robot Ventures
Asian partners expand manufacturing automation and look to healthcare, household robotics.

Apple Acquisitions Help It Catch Up in AI Race
Smartphone firm looks past Siri to image recognition and cars, as Google and others pursue parallel research.

Five Things We Learned at RoboBusiness 2015
Annual robotics convention showed the state of the art across tech and industry.



Special Focus: Robots and the Law
Robots and the Law

Expert insight on the ethical and legal issues affecting robot regulations globally.


Starship Goes the Last Mile for Deliveries

Get Ahead of Commercial Drone Rules

RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
More in Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


3D Printing Begins to Come of Age…Finally!

Exoskeleton Research Steps Up to Challenges

Robotics Takeways From CES 2016
More in 3D Printing



Robotics Takeways From CES 2016

Chinese Firms Invest $20M in Israeli Robotics R&D

RoboBusiness Europe Is Reborn in Denmark

In Their Own Words: 10 Women Talk About the Future of Robotics

Is Robotic Welding ‘Inevitable’?