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Why Intel is Betting on Drones
Intel invests in PrecisionHawk, a data delivery company that uses a small drone and cloud-based software to gather data. Here's why. Read more.
The Small UAV Coalition is going to bat in Washington for the fast-growing drone industry. View Amazon, Google Form Small UAV Coalition


Agriculture News
Farmers Start to Benefit From Automated Ground Vehicles
Blue River Technology is among the companies leading the way to robotic agriculture.

Precision Agriculture Cultivates Demand for Drones
Farmers look to imaging, IoT improvements while waiting for FAA rules changes.

$2.5M in Grants for Co-robot Research in Agriculture
Building out autonomous machine capabilities for farms and orchards

Naïo Technologies: Agribotics Startup Raises $3.2M
Oz autonomous weeding robots use laser and camera guidance

Five Robotics Predictions for 2016
Our robotics future is here, but which areas will benefit most from new technology?

The Top 10 Robotics News Stories of 2015
See what RBR readers found most intriguing or exciting in the past year.

Soft Robotics Raises $5M for Flexible Fingers
2015 Game Changer winner applies gripper to food handling, plans to expand.

Drones Fly High Despite Ban in India
Both the public and private sectors find many uses for UAVs, even with security concerns.

Soft Robots Get a Grip on Fruit Picking
Cambridge Consultants refines agricultural automation; RightHand raises $3.32M for grasping robots.

UPS Helps Raise $22M for CyPhy Works Drones
Strategic partners say deliveries would be for humanitarian purposes, but research could rival Amazon plans.

Five Things We Learned at RoboBusiness 2015
Annual robotics convention showed the state of the art across tech and industry.

Five Ways for Robotics to Save California
Technology can't solve all of the state's problems, but robotics and AI are addressing the most pressing ones.

Japan’s Spread Co. Builds the Biggest Automated Lettuce Farm
Indoor and robotic agriculture starts to scale up production for a hungry world.

Industrial Automation Acquisitions Show Bullish Market
U.S. sales this year enjoy uptick as global market for manufacturing robotics is expected to double.

Apple Orchards Ripe for this Robot Picker
Labor scarcity and 12 billion apples needing harvesting annually



Special Focus: Robots and the Law
Robots and the Law

Expert insight on the ethical and legal issues affecting robot regulations globally.


Starship Goes the Last Mile for Deliveries

Get Ahead of Commercial Drone Rules

RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
More in Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


3D Printing Begins to Come of Age…Finally!

Exoskeleton Research Steps Up to Challenges

Robotics Takeways From CES 2016
More in 3D Printing



Robotics Takeways From CES 2016

Chinese Firms Invest $20M in Israeli Robotics R&D

RoboBusiness Europe Is Reborn in Denmark

In Their Own Words: 10 Women Talk About the Future of Robotics

Is Robotic Welding ‘Inevitable’?