Facebook’s automatic alternative text uses artificial intelligence to generate verbal descriptions of images for blind users.
Car makers and software companies partner up in quest for safer transport, but legal and cultural barriers are still ahead.
MakerGirl introduces young girls to STEM through interactive 3D printing workshops where the girls brainstorm, design and print their own projects.
Amazon Echo Dot is a hands-free, voice-controlled device that uses the same voice recognition as Amazon Echo.
Microsoft Cortana and an AI simulation from EA Sports Madden NFL 16 predict the Carolina Panthers to beat the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50.
We can’t protect the brains of today’s NFL players, so let’s yank them off the field and replace them with metallic, omnipotent wonder-athletes.
Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis will wear a 3D-printed brace during Super Bowl 50 to protect his broken right forearm.
UCLA uses an industrial robot arm from KUKA Robotics to apply hundreds of pounds of force to a cadaver knee specimen implanted with a custom-designed sensor that measures forces in a knee ligament.
The exhibit space dedicated to drones has grown 200% from CES 2015. There will be a record 27 companies exhibiting in the Unmanned Systems Marketplace.
Robotics is becoming the only high school sport where every kid can go pro.
Aeryon Labs gets funding for commercial drones, SkySpecs earns money for drone sensors, and Flypro represents Chinese consumer UAVs.
The newly launched Starship Technologies delivery robot has gained a lot of attention. Let’s take a look at the technology, the “last-mile problem” it’s designed to solve, potential legal issues, and the competition –robotic and non-robotic — that Starship faces.
The Japanese government said some of the elderly care robots built have been too large and too expensive.
A proposal for why drones should carry two types of identification: a physical tag and an electronic tag.
“It’s inevitable that as pipelines age… eventually they are going to spill.”
A U.K. orthopedics company has acquired Blue Belt, whose Navio robotically controlled device is used in the expanding market for joint replacements.
The Dyson 360 Eye robotic vacuum has a machine vision system that maps an entire room from a single camera lens and a lightweight digital motor that enhances battery life.
Ten prominent women in robotics describe their research and development in areas including human-machine interaction, materials handling, and nanomedicine.
The project aims to improve assistive devices that can help maintain or correct the gait of people recovering from strokes.
Apple has been hiring machine learning experts and acquiring artificial intelligence companies as it catches up in the race for self-driving cars.
Watch a drone’s-eye view of the Intelligent One autonomous field marking robot create the perfect soccer field with precision of +/- 2 cm.
A drone buzzed over Louis Armstrong Stadium on Thursday during the U.S. Open, crashing into the seats. Officials said nobody was injured.
The Industrial TUG from Aethon transports and delivers materials in manufacturing environments. It reduces labor and supports lean manufacturing processes. As a collaborative robot, it is able to deliver to the point of use. The TUG links previously unconnected islands of automation to streamline total production processes.
With high accuracy, low propagation delay and built in stray field immunity, ams’ AS5048 position sensor is ideally suited for providing robot joint motor position feedback. The AS5048 is a 360o rotary magnetic position sensor IC that provides contactless high resolution position information over a PWM, SPI or I2C output.