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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


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Inside 3D Printing: Industry Analysis to End Users
Webcast: Join us Thursday, March 12 at 2PM EST

Canada Here to “Take Your Pulse!” with Telehealth & Robotics
Cambridge Innovation Center, Tuesday, March 17th:

Biotech and Robots Team Up Against Zoonotic Diseases
Robot automation of research into diseases transmissible from animals to humans could hasten cures for both species

China: Industrial Automation Grows Despite Slowing Economy
Rising wages and robot improvements lead Chinese manufacturers away from labor-intensive processes

VCs Jump Start 2015: $107.6M in Two Months!
Could this be another record-breaking investment year for robotics? Sure looks that way!

Bionik Corp. Acquires Exoskeleton Maker Bionik Inc. for $6.2M
“DWTPD” in OTC markets until FINRA’s approval of ticker symbol “BNKL.”

Will Drone Makers Flee U.S. in Wake of FAA Ruling?
Experts fear U.S. will lag behind drone-friendly countries

$3M for RoboCV’s AI System for Warehouse Vehicles
Series A funding to expand company’s X-Motion intellectual autopilot system

FAA Issues Semi-Drone-Friendly Guidelines
Yes, airborne cameras; no, Amazon Prime; killer rule: VLOS only!

Samsung Electronics Launches New $100M Robotics Lab
Goal: Samsung’s products—robots included—to be Internet-connected and IoT-capable within five years

Back to Fukushima with a Snake Robot
Evaluating damaged reactors critical first step in decommissioning the plant

Ryan Calo: “The Three Big Challenges for Robotics Laws Are…”
Does the recent buzzing of the White House change the debate over drones?

What If It’s a Robot that Saves Humanity from Cancer?
Pharmabots closing in on intractable diseases. Is cancer next?

Can Agribotics Attract Young People Back to the Farm?
Experts say lure of high-tech agriculture could reverse centuries of urban migration

Alibaba’s Delivery Drones Go Airborne Over Beijing
Shanghai and Guangzhou next if three-day trial succeeds



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