Unmanned Systems

AGVs, UGVs, UAVs, and UUVs are just some of the unmanned systems relying on machine vision and mapping for increasing levels of autonomy. Unmanned systems include mobile robots in warehouses, drones in the air or underwater, and self-driving cars on the streets. See how these autonomous vehicles are improving and how they're being used.

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British RAS Community Rallies Around Manufacturing, Logistics

The U.K. manufacturing and logistics sector has joined several events focusing on how British RAS can help improve efficiency and provide competitive advantage. However, can academic-industrial partnerships overcome the U.K.'s lag in industrial automation?

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Why Intel Is Betting Big on Drones

Why Intel Is Betting Big on Drones

Intel is facing plateauing demand for its processors in PCs, laptops, and tablets, so it and other chip makers are looking to drones, sensors, and robotics to stoke technology development and demand.

Amazon, Google Form Small UAV Coalition

Amazon, Google Form Small UAV Coalition

Eight companies, including giants Amazon and Google, have formed the Small UAV Coalition to help shape the commercial regulatory environment and serve as an information resource to potential drone users.

NJ Man Arrested After Shooting Down Neighbor’s Drone

After shooting down his neighbor's camera-equipped drone, the man was arrested on unlawful weapons charges. The incident highlights an emerging issue as more drones take to the skies: how to balance the rights of drone owners against people's rights to...

Clearpath Robotics Kingfisher Unmanned Surface Vessel

Clearpath Robotics Kingfisher Unmanned Surface Vessel

The Kingfisher Unmanned Surface Vessel is a game changer, not only because of its unique patent-pending design and features, but also because of the new opportunities it presents to its users. Water Data Collection has never been as safe, cost...