Robotics

Joseph F. Engelberger, the “Father of Robotics,” Turns 90

Joseph F. Engelberger, the “Father of Robotics,” Turns 90

Joseph F. Engelberger, an engineer and entrepreneur who pioneered the robotics field, will turn 90 years old on July 26th. Widely known as the “father of robotics,” Engelberger launched the world’s first robotics company, Unimation, in 1956. The first industrial robot called Unimate was installed in a General Motors plant in 1961 and revolutionized modern […]

Innovation Matrix Partners with Fetch Robotics to Provide Robotics Research Platform

Innovation Matrix Partners with Fetch Robotics to Provide Robotics Research Platform

Innovation Matrix, Inc., an innovative distributor of robotic, motion control, and machine vision systems, today announced a partnership with Fetch Robotics of San Jose, California. This agreement allows Innovation Matrix to exclusively sell and support Fetch’s research products in Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, and Australia. Fetch Robotics has developed a robot system comprised of mobile manipulator […]

Smart Robots Market worth 7.85 Billion USD by 2020

Smart Robots Market worth 7.85 Billion USD by 2020

According to a new market research report “Smart Robots Market by Component (Software, Hardware), Application (Collaborative Industrial Robots, Personal Service Robots, Professional Service Robots), by Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, RoW) – Analysis & Forecast to 2020” , the total smart robots market is expected to reach USD 7.85 billion by 2020, at an estimated […]

Mobile Robots Market worth 10,605.4 Million USD by 2020

Mobile Robots Market worth 10,605.4 Million USD by 2020

According to a new market research report on the “Mobile Robots Market by Environment (Aerial, Ground, and Marine), Component (Hardware and Software), Application (Professional Service and Personal Service), and Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the RoW) – Global Forecast to 2020”, the mobile robots market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 16.31% […]

Robotic Surgery linked with 144 Deaths in last 14 Year in US

Robotic Surgery linked with 144 Deaths in last 14 Year in US

The use of robotic systems for minimally invasive surgery has exponentially increased during the last decade. Between 2007 and 2013, over 1.74 million robotic procedures were performed in the US. So the safety and reliability of surgical robots are very critical requirements. US Researchers team focuses on analysis of all the adverse events related to […]

Maxon reveals maxon’s smallest DC Brushless Motor of 4 mm Diameter

Maxon reveals maxon’s smallest DC Brushless Motor of 4 mm Diameter

Maxon sets new standards in micro drives. maxon’s smallest DC brushless motor is only four millimeters in diameter and comes in two different lengths. Certified in accordance with ISO 13485, the new brushless micro drive is ideal for medical applications. The EC 4 brushless DC motor is maxon motor’s ultra-compact solution to the market’s needs. […]

Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator Backs 10 Robotic Start-ups

Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator Backs 10 Robotic Start-ups

Ten startup companies from around the world are hoping to revolutionize the robotics industry—with the help of the first Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator, a 16-week mentorship program powered by Techstars who specializes in running mentorship-driven accelerator programs. Each of these innovative robotics startups is provided with $120,000 in funding from both Qualcomm and Techstars, as well […]

Henn–na Hotel Japan,  World’s First Hotel Run by Robots

Henn–na Hotel Japan, World’s First Hotel Run by Robots

Incorporating advanced technology, Henn–na Hotel is the first robotic hotel of its kind in the world. From check in to check out, this hotel is totally run by robots. Hotel’s advanced technologies, introduced with the aim of maximizing efficiency, also add to the fun and comfort of your stay. At entrance wing, there are several […]