Robotics Press Release
|06/22/2020 - 05:53||
Microsoft CEO in conversation with TUM students
Satya Nadella, the CEO of Microsoft, is embarking on a virtual tour of Germany. It will include a visit to the Technical University of Munich (TUM). On Tuesday, June 23, he will speak with Prof. Sami Haddadin, the director of the Munich School of Robotics and Machine Intelligence (MSRM), and with TUM students on the future of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics.
|06/19/2020 - 17:44||
AcceleratUM Launches in the Drone Space; ZRG Recruits President Brett Feddersen
Rochelle Park, NJ, June 19, 2020 – Earlier this month marked the official launch of AccelerātUM, a new entity founded by the former head of the FAA and industry colleagues to advance the unmanned air mobility industry. ZRG Partners Managing Directors Samantha Foster and Craig Sabina led an exhaustive search culminating in the placement of Brett Feddersen as the organization’s President.
|06/15/2020 - 22:01||
Been Quarantined for Too Long? Social Robots Will Soon Keep You Company
The global market for social robots will reach $643 million by 2025, growing 15.6% annually, according to the latest report by BCC Research, Social Robots: Emotional Connection and Task Engagements .
|06/11/2020 - 06:11||
Altitude Angel and Inmarsat to offer air traffic management for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)
The two companies will build on Altitude Angel’s GuardianUTM platform to jointly develop a ‘Pop-Up UTM’ capability that can be deployed anywhere it is required to manage Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) UAV flights, without the need for ground-based communications infrastructure. By utilising Inmarsat’s world-leading global network of satellites and leveraging its substantial experience in Air Traffic Management (ATM) communications, Altitude Angel’s Pop-Up UTM can be accessed rapidly and deployed worldwide.
|06/03/2020 - 03:48||
New AI from Toshiba Predicts Automobile and Drone Movements with the Worlds Highest Accuracy
Tokyo—Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502), an innovator in technologies for advanced driver-assistance and autonomous driving systems has developed AI, that will improve traffic safety. Motion Estimation AI uses on-board cameras and inertial sensors that measure acceleration and angular velocity to deliver highly accurate estimates of the movement of a drone or a vehicle, while Motion Prediction AI predicts the movements of other vehicles on the road in a wide range of traffic conditions.
|06/01/2020 - 07:33||
Industrial Robotics Market & Volume Global Forecast by Types
According to Renub Research Industrial Robotics Market is expected to reach US$ 54.47 Billion by 2026. Volume & Global Forecast by Automotive, Electrical & Electronics, Metal, Chemical, Rubber and Plastics, Food, Others
|05/30/2020 - 21:43||
Corona Disinfectant Spray Tunnel Walkthrough has been launched by Lazulite Technology Services in UAE
Lazulite Technology Services launched Corona Disinfectant Spray Tunnel in UAE, which is a fully automatic machine and works in a simple mechanism using sensors and sprayers. When human enters in the tunnel or machine the sensors which are placed in the tunnel senses human body and the circuit gets activated and the whole system activates all sprayers and starting to spray towards the human body and it will automatically stop when the human exit the tunnel.
|05/20/2020 - 13:19||
GE Research to Demonstrate Giant Earthworm-Like Robot for Superfast, Ultra-efficient Tunnel Digging
Awarded 15- month, $2.5 MM through DARPA?s Underminer program to develop faster, more efficient ways to dig tunnels in support of critical military operations GE Research team?s bio-inspired soft robot design mimics the rhythmic movements of earthworms moving through soil and the force of tree roots growing into the ground to create underground tunnel networks New capabilities could enable a multitude of robotic applications, ranging from non-destructive inspection and repair of industrial infrastructure pipe inspection to supporting wireless infrastructure construction.
|05/13/2020 - 23:36||
BMW Group Selects NVIDIA to Redefine Factory Logistics
BMW Group has selected the new NVIDIA Isaac™ robotics platform to enhance its automotive factories — utilizing logistics robots built on advanced AI computing and visualization technologies, the companies announced today.
|05/13/2020 - 01:48||
Short programs help Australians skill up for the long term
Australians will be able to skill up, retrain and gain vital new knowledge from some of the world's best teachers through a range of short programs at The Australian National University (ANU).
|05/12/2020 - 14:24||
Supply Chain Expert Jim Tompkins Educates Businesses on Successful Operations After COVID-19 in Upcoming Webinars
RALEIGH, N.C. – After releasing his latest playbook, “Restarting the Economy: Guidance for Public and Private Leaders,” Jim Tompkins, founder and chairman of Tompkins International, will join two upcoming webinars to help supply chain professionals resume operations after COVID-19.
|05/12/2020 - 12:42||
SVT Robotics Raises $3.5M Seed Funding Led by Cowboy Ventures
Despite pandemic, SVT to expand software platform that enables businesses to rapidly adopt robotics.
|05/10/2020 - 22:10||
Sony AI and avatarin Reach Basic Agreement to Cooperate on Development for Next Gen Remote Control Robots
Next-generation avatar robots are expected to play a central role in situations where autonomous robots have barriers to safe and cost effective deployment, and where it is difficult for people to perform physical tasks. Along with telepresence technology, next generation remote control robots are expected to be used in various situations of everyday life, for example, in offices, stores, and homes.
|05/07/2020 - 09:59||
Getting The Most Out of Robots in Your Distribution Center
A recent research report performed by ABI Research concluded there will be more than 4 million commercial robots installed in 50,000 warehouses by 2025. Ecommerce orders will continue to put stress on warehouse operators, causing them to invest in both extra labor and automation. As robots find their place in the DC, warehouse operators will face new challenges in coordinating and optimizing the work of humans and their robotic coworkers.
|05/07/2020 - 06:01||
After Amassing a Record US$46 Billion In 2019 Funding, the Robotics Industry is Braced to Weather the Coronavirus Storm
The robotics industry received record investment in 2019, totaling in at US$46 billion. According to recent figures published by global tech advisory firm ABI Research, a total of US$17.8 billion went to acquisitions and a further US$29 billion went into investments. Most of the funding was focused on autonomous passenger vehicles (APV’s), surgical robotics, and warehouse automation, with significant growth for field robotics and drone services.
|04/28/2020 - 11:35||
Supply Chain Expert Jim Tompkins Releases Playbook on Restarting the Economy After COVID-19
Industry veteran educates business and government leaders on how to successfully open up shop—and the economy—post-COVID-19
|04/28/2020 - 11:14||
The best advisor and mentor a student could ask for
Randal Nelson (left) with Morgan Sinko ’16 (center), Lucian Copeland ’16, and the Blimpbot, a robot blimp designed to navigate in large indoor spaces.
|04/27/2020 - 12:01||
Muscle signals can pilot a robot
CSAIL's Conduct-A-Bot system uses muscle signals to cue a drone’s movement, enabling more natural human-robot communication.
|04/22/2020 - 13:06||
BRETT, the Berkeley Robot for the Elimination of Tedious Tasks.
When children play with toys, they learn about the world around them — and today’s robots aren’t all that different. At UC Berkeley’s Robot Learning Lab, groups of robots are working to master the same kinds of tasks that kids do: placing wood blocks in the correct slot of a shape-sorting cube, connecting one plastic Lego brick to another, attaching stray parts to a toy airplane.
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|04/22/2020 - 05:42||
How Tech Can Untangle and Transform Campus Traffic
Texas A&M’s living laboratory environment harnesses the brainpower of students, faculty and researchers and fosters innovation to maintain campus mobility.
|04/20/2020 - 15:18||
Supply Chain Firm Tompkins International Names Denny McKnight CEO
After 45 years of holding the position, former CEO and Founder Jim Tompkins has decided to shift his focus and continue to actively support the firm by remaining in the role of chairman of Tompkins International.
|04/17/2020 - 04:19||
How artificial intelligence, robotics and Big Data can support pandemic situations
Governments, healthcare authorities and staff are working hard to fight and overcome the Covid-19 situation worldwide. Beyond that, innovative technologies can be a powerful additional resource to support the current efforts – let us explore some of these opportunities:
|04/14/2020 - 09:37||
UNT-led team collaborates with NASA on Advanced Air Mobility project
In the next 10 years, low-flying traffic over cities in the United States is expected to increase significantly and a University of North Texas-led team of academic and industry experts is working together to ensure safe skies through proper communication and coordination.
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|04/06/2020 - 05:07||
EASA publishes first rules for safe drone operations in Europes cities
COLOGNE, April 6, 2020 – The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first view worldwide on the use and control of drones in an urban environment, balancing the desire to maximise the commercial and convenience benefits of drones against the need to ensure the safety and privacy of citizens and the potential environmental impact on our cities.
|04/03/2020 - 00:48||
Autonomous robot could help in the search for signs of life in space
A new autonomous robot developed by engineers at NASA and tested in Antarctica by a team of researchers, including an engineer from The University of Western Australia, is destined for a trip into outer space and could, in the future, search for signs of life in ocean worlds beyond Earth.