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Robots are best suited to jobs that are too dirty, dull, or dangerous for humans. From utility line inspections and autonomous trucks to undersea exploration, we look at how robotics is used in this industry.

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UAS Research in Northern Greenland Opens Opportunities for Drone Business

UAS research in Denmark has supported deployment of drones to North Greenland for Arctic studies. The collaboration between university, government, and business partners is a model for European and international drone commercialization.

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The Chief Robotics Officer Role Is Growing in 2017

The Chief Robotics Officer Role Is Growing in 2017

The chief robotics officer role is continuing to evolve and spread among global companies. This report looks at recent developments around the CRO and corporate organization for robotics adoption and use.

Intel Drones Light Up Xponential, Show Industry Shift

Intel Drones Light Up Xponential, Show Industry Shift

Commercial uses of UAVs and other autonomous systems will generate a lot of data, noted Intel executives at AUVSI Xponential. Intel drones are part of the company's efforts to provide end-to-end solutions for industrial applications.

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5 Autonomous Systems Takeaways From Xponential Day 1

5 Autonomous Systems Takeaways From Xponential Day 1

Unmanned systems are all the rage at this week's AUVSI Xponential in Dallas. From our first impressions, the markets for drones and related technologies are healthy, based on business and technology developments.

MassRobotics Opens Boston Startups Space

MassRobotics Opens Boston Startups Space

Boston startups focusing on robotics, drones, self-driving cars, and AI can rent part of MassRobotics' new Shared Robotics Innovation Space, which provides infrastructure and tech and business support.