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‘Robutt’ Helps Ford Design Better Car Seats

‘Robutt’ Helps Ford Design Better Car Seats

Ford's "Robutt" robot mimics human buttocks to help the company design better car seats. A KUKA industrial robot arm lifts Robutt in and out of a seat 25,000 times over a three-week period to help design seats that will help...

Jibo Social Robot on Sale for $899

Jibo Social Robot on Sale for $899

Three years after raising more than $3.6 million on a crowdfunding campaign, Jibo the social robot is now available for the public to buy. Pre-ordered units will start shipping to customers in November.

Robotics Division Contributes to Q3 2017 Growth, Says ABB

Robotics Division Contributes to Q3 2017 Growth, Says ABB

The robotics division of ABB contributed to the company's growth in the third quarter, with manufacturing demand still strong worldwide. The industrial automation provider has also growth through recent acquisitions, most notably B&R.

Delphi Buys Self-Driving Startup nuTonomy for $450M

Delphi Buys Self-Driving Startup nuTonomy for $450M

Delphi Automotive has made another major move in its quest to develop autonomous vehicles. The U.K.-based automotive supplier has acquired autonomous vehicle software startup nuTonomy for $450 million. Delphi will pay $400 million up front for nuTonomy and $50 million...

Robot Masseuse Treating Patients in Singapore

Robot Masseuse Treating Patients in Singapore

Emma, short for Expert Manipulative Massage Automation, specializes in back and knee massages. Emma 3.0, the first masseuse robot to go into public service, recently started work on her first patients at the NovaHealth Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic in Singapore.