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Social Robots – Programmable by Everyone

Social Robots – Programmable by Everyone

Jul 20, 2016 @ 19:15 |  The startup LuxAI in cooperation with the Autonomous Robot Lab of the Computer Science and Communications Research Unit (CSC) of the University of Luxembourg has developed easily programmable social robots. These robots can be program intuitively and naturally. The startup LuxAI was created following a research project at the Interdisciplinary […]

Medical Robot Assistants: Robot Helps Nurses Schedule Tasks on Labor Floor

Medical Robot Assistants: Robot Helps Nurses Schedule Tasks on Labor Floor

Jul 13, 2016 @ 20:19 | By Adam Conner-Simons, CSAIL | MIT News | System from Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab suggests where to move patients and who should do C-sections. Today’s robots are awkward co-workers because they are often unable to predict what humans need. In hospitals, robots are employed to perform simple tasks […]

Starship Launches Testing Program for Self-driving Delivery Robots

Starship Launches Testing Program for Self-driving Delivery Robots

Jul 6, 2016 @ 16:30 | Starship, UK |  Starting from July, millions of people will have a chance to encounter autonomous delivery robots on the pavements of the United Kingdom, Germany and Switzerland as part of the testing program announced today by Starship Technologies and major industry partners. A similar program will be announced for […]

Social Robot helps Teaching Language to Toddlers

Social Robot helps Teaching Language to Toddlers

Jul 5, 2016 @ 14:31 | Tilburg University |  In cooperation with a consortium of European universities and companies, researchers at the Tilburg center for Cognition and Communication (TiCC) at Tilburg University are developing a social robot that is designed to interact naturally with young children to help them learn English or Dutch. The experiment that […]

Sony want to Build a Robot Capable of Forming Emotional Bond with Customers

Sony want to Build a Robot Capable of Forming Emotional Bond with Customers

Jul 2, 2016 @ 18:20 | Sony |  Sony Corporation held its Corporate Strategy Meeting for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 (“FY2016”) on 29th June in Tokyo, Japan. The Company’s President and CEO, Kazuo Hirai, provided an update on the progress of its mid-range corporate plan covering the fiscal year ended March 31, […]

XPRIZE, How Humans can Collaborate with Powerful AI to Solve Big Problems?

XPRIZE, How Humans can Collaborate with Powerful AI to Solve Big Problems?

Jun 24, 2016 @ 20:07 |  XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, today announced that registration is now open and guidelines are available for the $5 million IBM Watson AI XPRIZE, a four-year global competition challenging teams to develop and demonstrate how humans can collaborate with powerful artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to tackle […]

Proof of Concept: Robot Baby is Possible

Proof of Concept: Robot Baby is Possible

Jun 1, 2016 @ 21:59 | VU Amsterdam | Netherlands | Science fiction is becoming reality: Under the project, “Robot Baby” researchers at Vrije University (VU) Amsterdam demonstrated that robots can have children. This breakthrough is a significant first step in the Industrial Evolution and can play an important role in, for instance, the colonization of […]