There is no way around it--robots have become an integral part of our lives and will become increasingly so. We use robots in our factories and warehouses, at our fast food counters, in our grocery stores, and even in...
Robots are reaching a point in development that they can replace human workers in many tasks. Farming and harvesting are one such area. Though agriculture automation has been occurring for many decades, it is now reaching a critical point in...
3D printing and robotics seem made for each other. Rapid, high-precision prototyping and manufacturing in many available materials meets automation and low risk involvement in many tasks. Robotics provide the solution to the human factor while 3D printing helps...
Dubai has been at the bleeding edge of emerging and disruptive technology throughout 2016 and 2017. Their presence in these markets was highlighted through the Smart Dubai 2017 project.Their latest project is no exception to this trend. Dubai...
Toyota Research Institute, the research and development unit for the brand, is now launching a venture capital arm that will be involved in incubating and financing startups who are involved with autonomous mobility, artificial intelligence, and robotics. The institute...
Image courtesy of Virginia TechExosuits have been floating around in our imagination for decades. Powered exosuits represent superhuman strength while unpowered exosuits assist with endurance and reduced likelihood of injury from physical activities.Companies such as Lockheed Martin and...
San Diego startup Brain Corp is in the business of building floor cleaning robots that are capable of navigating store aisles without bumping into anything or knocking things over. This product goes by the name EMMA, meaning Enabling Mobile...
One of the most significant barriers in modern agriculture is the amount of time and personnel required to monitor the wellbeing of all plants in a crop. By automating the information collection and analysis processes, it is possible to...
Artificial intelligence and drones are two of the most prevalent disruptive technologies impacting the consumer and business sectors in recent times. Companies have begun to combine the two to create autonomous drones, some with swarm intelligence, give them sight,...
Whizzing around the Earth at speeds up to 17,500 MPH are half a million pieces of space junk, according to NASA--and that was in 2013. Although we don’t like to litter up our streets, our orbit is chock full...

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