Machine Vision Attracts International Investment
ARM buys Apical for $350 million, as chip company and others ready for IoT and robotics.
Increased Telepresence Robot R&D Transforms User Experience
A new market report identifies recent innovations in telepresence robot use.
China’s Midea Bids on KUKA for German Industrial Robotics Prowess
Potential purchase of 'big four' robot maker is part of a recent wave of Chinese deals.
In Asian Robotics Industry Race, India Goes Its Own Way
A survey of national strategies for developing the robotics industry across Asia finds India taking a different path.
Taiwanese and U.K. Robotics Sectors Forming Strong Links
British trade reps visit Taiwan and Japan in search of synergies for U.K. robotics R&D.
What if Pepper Swallowed Viv? Magic! Right?
The makers of Siri are now rolling out their Viv personal assistant
Every Robot Equals the Sum of Its Parts…and Then Some
Building robots and keeping them healthy is critically reliant upon a steady supply of superior parts
Google Parent Alphabet Demoes New Biped Robot
Possibly named 'Rob870,' the robot shows Google's continued interest in humanoid designs.
Are Home Robots Good Medicine for Age, Loneliness & Ill-health?
Want to be happier and live longer? Better get a home robot real soon
Japan Sets Its Sights on Commercial UAVs at Drone Expo 2016
A variety of unmanned aerial vehicles were demonstrated for telecommunications, infrastructure maintenance, and security.
Deep Learning Leads to More AI Investments
Accenture, Kodak, NEC, and Nvidia join big companies chasing deep-learning applications.
iRobot Divests From Defense Business for $45M
After a strong Q4, Roomba maker makes sale to Arlington Capital Partners.
Robotics Takeways From CES 2016
What can we learn about the robots shown among this year's gadgets and toys?
Toyota’s New AI Hire Discusses Research at CES 2016
Carmaker beefs up staff and advisory board, gets Google's James Kuffner for robotic route planning.
Five Robotics Predictions for 2016
Our robotics future is here, but which areas will benefit most from new technology?