In Episode 81 of The Robot Report Podcast, Steve Crowe and Mike Oitzman are joined by Jeremiah Robison, CEO of CIONIC, a developer of bionic clothing that enables the body to move with more freedom and control.
Amazon’s New Consumer Bot Underwhelms, Plus Vicarious Surgical CEO Adam Sachs
On Episode 53 of The Robot Report Podcast, Steve Crowe and Mike Oitzman examine Amazon’s recently unveiled Astro consumer robot, the latest in a long line of personal systems designed for use in the home.
Softbank’s New Robotics Direction and Interact Analysis’ Jason dePreaux on RaaS models. Also, AutoStore’s Mike Demko on Micro-fulfillment Centers.
In this Robot Report Podcast, Steve Crowe and Mike Oitzman review the new direction for Softbank’s robotics efforts. Also, Interact Analysis’ Jason dePreaux examines the robotics industry services market, plus AutoStore and MFCs.
Ottonomy – Start-Up Profile – Autonomous Mobile Robots Provide for Outdoor and Indoor, Contactless Deliveries
Ottonomy’s robots make outdoor last-mile deliveries, but the systems also convey items indoors, including within airport terminals.
Digital Event – Developing Robots That Can Promote Social-Emotional Learning in Children
In this presentation, Paolo Pirjanian, CEO at Embodied, will discuss how the relationship between humans and machines is evolving, including how robots and robotic technology can be applied for social good.
How Embodied Brought Moxie to Market at the Lowest Price Possible
To bring Embodied’s Moxie social companion robot to as many families as possible, the company knew the price point needed to be much more affordable than robots of the past AND present. Here’s how they did it.
Paolo Pirjanian on Why Building Companion Robots is a ‘Moonshot
In this episode of the The Robot Report Podcast, Paolo Pirjanian, Founder and CEO of Embodied, discusses the development of the Moxie companion robot which is designed to help with the cognitive development of children.
‘Digital companion’ maker Intuition Robotics raises Series B funding
Toyota, Samsung, and iRobot were among the investors in Intuition Robotics, which has developed the ElliQ social robot and Q cognitive engine.
December 2019 robotics transactions round out the year
The Robot Report, sibling site to Robotics Business Review, tracked $1.9 billion in robotics transactions in December 2019, including funding for aerospace, logistics, and healthcare applications.
Show and tell in Vegas: robot reflections from CES 2020
Annual technology showcase attracting major robotics manufacturers beyond the consumer focus.
Infographic: The History and Future of Augmented & Virtual Reality
Merging or creating new worlds with virtual worlds is not just a 21st-century technology.
Join us at CES 2020 to Discuss How Robots Will Save the World
The “Robots For Good” track will focus on how robots are changing the world for the better.
ABB Robots Ring in Holiday Season at Bloomingdale’s
Window displays have robots trimming trees and entertaining shoppers with holiday songs.
Misty Robotics Launches .NET SDK for Misty II Robot
New tools to provide developers with more access to robotics applications.
Amazon Reports Record Cyber Monday in Company’s History
Hundreds of millions of items ordered between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday.
Infographic: An Animated Look at How Self-Driving Cars Work
Highlighting the different algorithms self-driving vehicles use and current issues they face.
2019 Holiday Gift Guide for Robotics Enthusiasts on Your List
Whether you love robots or know someone who does, we have some gift ideas for you.
The Everyday Robot Project Aims to Expand Usefulness of Robots
Application of waste-sorting robots shows success of machine learning techniques.
Robot Firms Predict Huge Volumes for Black Friday, Cyber Monday
Customers that are filling orders via robots are expecting anywhere from 2x to 10x the volume compared to 2018.
ICYMI: Robot News Wrapup from the Editor’s Inbox
Short news briefs to keep you informed of goings-on in the world of robotics, drones, and more.
Robots Aim to Improve Medication Management Tasks for Caregivers
New robot systems encourage engagement with patients and keep doctors and caregivers updated.
Infographic: Household Chores Top Home Robot Wish List
We want robots in the home to do our dull tasks, but not make dinner or change a diaper, new survey reveals.
Misty Robotics Announces General Availability of Misty II Robot
Professional-grade robot development system opens robotics to software developers, educators, and researchers.
PBS Science Show NOVA Shines its Spotlight on Self-Driving Cars
Documentary film showcases the innovations, challenges around the quest to hit Level 5 autonomy.
How Robot Skills Work with Messaging APIs, General AI
A behind-the-visor look at how a robot interacts with a messaging service.