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This robot arm's AI thinks like we do about how to grab something ... - TechCrunch

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 2:10pm

TechCrunch

This robot arm's AI thinks like we do about how to grab something ...
TechCrunch
Robots are great at doing things they've been shown how to do, but when presented with a novel problem, such as an unfamiliar shape that needs to be gripped ...

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VIDEO: Huge Robot Swings 800kg Payloads with Over 3 Meters of Reach - ENGINEERING.com

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 2:00pm

ENGINEERING.com

VIDEO: Huge Robot Swings 800kg Payloads with Over 3 Meters of Reach
ENGINEERING.com
“We designed this robot specifically for heavier industries, like automotive, to handle things like complete car bodies. This robot can manage up to 800kg [1,764 lbs] in payload in any direction. Cranes can only lift up and down, but this robot can ...

Meet the most nimble-fingered robot ever built - UC Berkeley

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:53pm

UC Berkeley

Meet the most nimble-fingered robot ever built
UC Berkeley
Grabbing the awkwardly shaped items that people pick up in their day-to-day lives is a slippery task for robots. Irregularly shaped items such as shoes, spray bottles, open boxes, even rubber duckies are easy for people to grab and pick up, but robots ...

Above and Beyond: Students Buy Robot for Sick Classmate - Fox5NY

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 10:59am

Fox5NY

Above and Beyond: Students Buy Robot for Sick Classmate
Fox5NY
Now, keep in mind tt wasn't the parents and teachers who decided to raise money to buy the robot and how to do it It was these 12 and 13 year old children. Most of these kids have been together since pre-K and it broke their hearts that their friend ...

French designer shows off DIY robot in public for 1st time - ABC News

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 10:32am

French designer shows off DIY robot in public for 1st time
ABC News
A woman poses next to French designer Gael Langevin's InMoov robot after he unveiled it at a technology fair in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, May 26, 2017. Based on an idea developed from a prosthetic hand Langevin made in 2011, the first-ever made on a ...

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These Robots Can Teach Other Robots How to Do New Things - Singularity Hub

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 10:00am

Singularity Hub

These Robots Can Teach Other Robots How to Do New Things
Singularity Hub
One advantage humans have over robots is that we're good at quickly passing on our knowledge to each other. A new system developed at MIT now allows anyone to coach robots through simple tasks and even lets them teach each other. Typically, robots ...

Romania DIY Robot - Colorado Springs Gazette

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 9:57am

Romania DIY Robot
Colorado Springs Gazette
photo - A reporter shakes hands with French designer Gael Langevin's InMoov robot, unveiled at A reporter shakes hands with French designer Gael Langevin's InMoov robot, unveiled at a technology fair in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, May 26, 2017.

Smarter cars paving the way for robot vehicles - San Francisco Chronicle

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 8:42am

San Francisco Chronicle

Smarter cars paving the way for robot vehicles
San Francisco Chronicle
Most people don't want a robot to drive them around, polls say — but those questions are largely posed in the absence of firsthand knowledge. Kelley Blue Book surveyed 2,264 Americans last year and found most wary about giving up control of their cars ...

Romania unveils first humanoid robot - Press TV

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 4:35am

Press TV

Romania unveils first humanoid robot
Press TV
If connected to the Internet, the robot can answer a variety of questions taken from Wikipedia. The machine repeats questions to make sure it has understood, and then performs the task. To make the model, robot builders need a computer, a 3D printer ...

"Parasitic robot" tosses treats to steer a cyborg turtle - New Atlas

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 2:19am

New Atlas

"Parasitic robot" tosses treats to steer a cyborg turtle
New Atlas
While the most powerful robots are still learning to walk, millions of years of evolution has made animals masters of tricky terrain. To take advantage of this scientists are exploring ways to augment living animals with robotic systems, and now a team ...
A 'parasitic robot' uses conditioning and LED lights to control a turtleDigital Trends

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Is your next coworker a robot? New study says yes – and it could take your job too - WGN-TV

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:40pm

WGN-TV

Is your next coworker a robot? New study says yes – and it could take your job too
WGN-TV
Could advancements be so great that technology - robots specifically - soon be sending us to the unemployment line? A new study suggests the job force we know today is going to change dramatically in the next 15 years or less. Human resource ...

The laundry-folding robots are coming - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:36pm

Chicago Tribune

The laundry-folding robots are coming
Chicago Tribune
Liberation from laundry is presumed to be a universal human goal, and in the hierarchy of laundry's purported torments — washing, drying, folding — the last is presumed to be the worst, the one that until the robot revolution of 2017 has eluded ...

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This DIY Robot Looks Like a Giant Spider - WVTM13

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:22pm

WVTM13

This DIY Robot Looks Like a Giant Spider
WVTM13
Norwegian engineer Kåre Halvorsen built an impressive six-legged robot with startling flexibility in his spare time. Advertisement. Try not to cheer on this record-setting Plinko performance. Vuz |. Updated: 1:22 PM CDT May 25, 2017. Advertisement.
Stan the robotic parking valet gets to work at Paris airport | Fox NewsFox News
Let 'Stan' the robot park your car | Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nz
Watch a robot valet park a car - MotorAuthorityMotor Authority

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This DIY Robot Looks Like a Giant Spider - MOR-TV.com

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:22pm

MOR-TV.com

This DIY Robot Looks Like a Giant Spider
MOR-TV.com
Norwegian engineer Kåre Halvorsen built an impressive six-legged robot with startling flexibility in his spare time. Advertisement. Try not to cheer on this record-setting Plinko performance. Vuz |. Updated: 2:22 PM EDT May 25, 2017. Advertisement.

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ASU-designed C-Turtle robot teaches itself to get around - Arizona State University

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 4:59pm

Arizona State University

ASU-designed C-Turtle robot teaches itself to get around
Arizona State University
It looks like the beginning of a Star Wars movie: a lone robot pushing itself across the sand with a pair of orange flippers toward lumpy red buttes in the distance. Look closer at it. The leading edge is curved upward like a turtle's bottom shell, so ...

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Stanley Robotics Introduce A Parking Robot - WYFF Greenville

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 4:23pm

WYFF Greenville

Stanley Robotics Introduce A Parking Robot
WYFF Greenville
Stan the Parking Robot makes all of your parking needs a snap, thanks to Stanley Robotics. Advertisement. Try not to cheer on this record-setting Plinko performance. Vuz |. Updated: 2:22 PM EDT May 25, 2017. Advertisement. Advertisement. Share.

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Stan the robotic parking valet gets to work at Paris airport | Fox News - Fox News

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 4:07pm

Fox News

Stan the robotic parking valet gets to work at Paris airport | Fox News
Fox News
That's short for Stanley Robotics, the Parisian startup that developed the technology and installed it at Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport for its first public trial.
Watch a robot valet park a car - MotorAuthorityMotor Authority

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Robot uses machine-learning to grab objects on the first try - Engadget

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 2:40pm

Engadget

Robot uses machine-learning to grab objects on the first try
Engadget
Training robots how to grasp various objects without dropping them usually requires a lot of practice. But a new robot, designed by researchers at UC Berkeley and Siemens and described in an upcoming paper, can learn how to grip new objects just by ...

Robot cop now on patrol in Dubai - Police News

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 2:07pm

CNET

Robot cop now on patrol in Dubai
Police News
Police officials said that the next robots deployed will be used to combat crime and misdemeanors. In the next two years, the department plans to debut a robot that can run up to 50 mph and will be operated by an officer seated inside. The department ...
Dubai deploys first robotic police officer - CNETCNET
Dubai Has Unveiled the First Robot CopAtlas Obscura
Robot police officer goes on duty in DubaiBBC News
Newsweek -Geek -Khaleej Times -PAL Robotics
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The Upcoming Robot Damashii Zwauth Looks Like A Magnificent Bat And That Is Entirely Okay - Forbes

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 1:00pm

Forbes

The Upcoming Robot Damashii Zwauth Looks Like A Magnificent Bat And That Is Entirely Okay
Forbes
While we all knew this day would come, Bandai has finally announced its Robot Damashii Zwauth from the Aura Battler Dunbine OVA and that it will be released this November in Japan. The Dunbine OVA is set around 700 years after the events in the ...

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