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Robotics Specialization Courses Open On Coursera

Robotics Specialization Courses Open On Coursera

Feb 16, 2016 @ 19:19 Coursera, an online learning platform, started Robotics Specialization Courses. Right now this consists of 5 paid courses ($29 per course) in robotics field. The Robotics Specialization is created by Penn University. About Robotics Specialization The Robotics Specialization introduces you to how robots sense and reason about the world they live, […]

KAIST Researchers Developed a Firefighter Drone That Flies and Crawls Up Walls

KAIST Researchers Developed a Firefighter Drone That Flies and Crawls Up Walls

21 January 2016 | KAIST | KAIST researchers developed a wall-climbing scout drone to fight fires in high-rises, finding the source of the fires and locating people trapped inside. The 1974 American disaster film Towering Inferno depicted well the earnest struggles of firefighters engaged in ending a fire at a 138-story skyscraper. To this day, […]

World’s First Jet-Powered, 3D Printed UAV

World’s First Jet-Powered, 3D Printed UAV

11 November 2015 | Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, today announced that it has teamed with Aurora Flight Sciences to deliver, what is believed to be, the largest, fastest, and most complex 3D printed UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) ever produced. Unveiled for the first time at this week’s Dubai Airshow (Stand 206), […]

Robotic Landing Gear Enables Helicopters to Take Off and Land Anywhere

Robotic Landing Gear Enables Helicopters to Take Off and Land Anywhere

15 September 2015 |  DARPA has conducted an experimental demonstration of Robotic Landing Gear system, automated folding legs radically adapt to angled, irregular and moving surfaces for takeoff and landing on all type of terrain. Helicopters are incredibly maneuverable in the air, but during landing and takeoff their traditional skid- and wheel-based landing gear requires stable, […]

Qualcomm Announces Reference Platform to Advance Consumer Drones

Qualcomm Announces Reference Platform to Advance Consumer Drones

10 September 2015 |  Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight Supports Small, Light Drones with Advanced Video and Image Capture, Communication and Navigation Features Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has introduced Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight, a highly optimized 58x40mm board targeted specifically for consumer drones and robotics applications. Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight is based on […]

Tayzu Robotics and Verizon Wireless Partner to make Large Scale Data Collection and Monetization from a UAV a Reality

Tayzu Robotics and Verizon Wireless Partner to make Large Scale Data Collection and Monetization from a UAV a Reality

Tayzu Robotics, a manufacturer and developer of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), has entered into a partnership with Verizon Communications to integrate cutting edge flight control options into Tayzu’s already advanced line of UAVs. At the center of this new technology is the Skywire 4G LTE Module by NimbeLink. This revolutionary piece of equipment will make […]

Sony Mobile and ZMP Joins for development of  Drone Technology

Sony Mobile and ZMP Joins for development of Drone Technology

Tokyo, Japan – Sony Mobile Communications Inc. (“Sony Mobile”: President and CEO Hiroki Totoki) and ZMP Inc. (“ZMP”: CEO Hisashi Taniguchi) have agreed to collaborate on the development and launch of enterprise solutions using autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles for image capture combined with cloud-based data processing. Sony Mobile and ZMP will jointly found “Aerosense Inc.,” […]