Robotics

Evolution of Self Driving Autonomous Car

Evolution of Self Driving Autonomous Car

Autonomous robotics have gone through a lot of evolution in the last few decades. One of the technology that has be most talked and invested on is self driving Autonomous Car. The research in autonomous field started in early 60s and first self-sufficient and truly autonomous cars appeared in the 1980s with Carnegie Mellon University. But the real kick start […]

ROSCon 2015 Talks Announced – ROS State of Art

ROSCon 2015 Talks Announced – ROS State of Art

ROSCon 2015 has announced a great collection of presentations that will appear in the main track. ROSCon is a developer’s conference, in the model of PyCon and BoostCon. Following the success of the inaugural ROSCon in St. Paul, Minnesota, the second version in Stuttgart, Germany, last year’s event in Chicago, Illinois, this year’s ROSCon will […]

Robot 3D: National Geographic presents Robot Show

Robot 3D: National Geographic presents Robot Show

National Geographic is starting a 40 minute robot show, ROBOT 3D from July 17 to Oct 19 2015. The ROBOT 3D is now playing in theaters in museums, science centers, and cultural institutions worldwide. The main focus of this show is Humanoid robots. National Geographic also provides the educational materials related to ROBOT 3D. Extend the […]

ReWalk Robotics Launches ReWalk Exoskeleton 6.0 with Faster Speed

ReWalk Robotics Launches ReWalk Exoskeleton 6.0 with Faster Speed

This Version of the ReWalk Personal Exoskeleton Offers Users the Fastest Walking Speed, Most Natural Gait, and the Most Precise Fit of Any Exoskeleton ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK), the leading global exoskeleton manufacturer, unveiled today the latest edition of its Personal powered exoskeleton system—the ReWalk Personal 6.0—marking the company’s sixth generation community use product.  […]

Vecna Technologies acquires VGo, Developer of Telepresence Robot

Vecna Technologies acquires VGo, Developer of Telepresence Robot

July 16, 2015 – Vecna Technologies, Inc, a leader in robotic logistics and innovative IT healthcare solutions, announced that it has acquired VGo Communications, Inc, the leader in robotic telepresence solutions for healthcare, education and business. “Vecna and VGo’s missions are highly aligned.  We believe robots can enhance the quality of life for people everywhere,” […]

Robotics and the Law: When Software can Harm You

Robotics and the Law: When Software can Harm You

13 July 2015 – Recent headlines declaring “Robot Kills Man in Germany” are examples of growing news coverage about the impact of robots on society. This is the subject of a new law review article by a University of Washington faculty member. Twenty years in, the law is finally starting to get used to the […]

Rethink Robotics Teams with Epoch Foundation to Bring Collaborative Robots to Asia

Rethink Robotics Teams with Epoch Foundation to Bring Collaborative Robots to Asia

Smart, manufacturing robots to stimulate innovation in Asian markets TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 10, 2015 — Rethink Robotics, in collaboration with Epoch Foundation, is expanding its operations in Asia and opening an office at Garage+ Incubation Center (www.garageplus.asia) in Taipei. As a pioneer in the collaborative robotics market, Rethink Robotics develops robots specifically designed to operate […]

iRobot appoints former Bose Executive, Tim Saeger, as Senior Vice President of Engineering

iRobot appoints former Bose Executive, Tim Saeger, as Senior Vice President of Engineering

iRobot, a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, announced that Tim Saeger, formerly vice president and general manager of Home Entertainment at Bose, has accepted the position of iRobot’s senior vice president of engineering. In this position he will drive development of key robotic technologies and oversee the company’s product roadmap. Saeger will join the […]