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Mobile Robots Invade CES

Mobile Robots Invade CES

Acton's RocketSkates and the INMOTION V3 unicycle are some examples of the mobile robots invading CES and making smart mobility personal.

Ekso Bionics Licenses Patents to Prosthetics Giant Ottobock

Russ Angold, co-founder of RBR50 company and exoskeleton maker Ekso Bionics, lives by the motto “learn by doing, and sometimes learn by redoing.” One thing he learned early on in his journey into the exoskeleton market is that you can’t...

Harvard University Mobility-Enhancing Soft Robotic Exosuit

Harvard University Mobility-Enhancing Soft Robotic Exosuit

Harvard University's Soft Robotic ExoSuit consists of a fabric base worn by the user under their pants. The fabric has features which enhance gait by assisting underlying biological muscles. Active components are added through cables attached to motors worn on...

ReWalk Robotics Eyes Future After $36M IPO

ReWalk Robotics Eyes Future After $36M IPO

ReWalk Robotics raised $36 million during its recent initial public offering (IPO), becoming the best-performing IPO for 2014. ReWalk will now expand its exoskeleton technology into other applications.

U.S. Navy Testing Lockheed Martin Fortis Exoskeletons

U.S. Navy Testing Lockheed Martin Fortis Exoskeletons

The U.S. Navy has signed a contract with RBR50 company Lockheed Martin to test two Fortis exoskeletons help ship maintenance crews perform tasks that require heavy lifting. One exoskeleton will be tested at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Virginia, while...