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Swarmathon covers Smith Plaza with robots: UNM Newsroom

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The fourth annual NASA Swarmathon was hosted recently by The University of Mexico, covering Smith Plaza with swarms of robots that look like the desert ants that live around Albuquerque. But these ants were busy gathering cubes and bringing them back to the center of an arena. "Swarmathon demonstrates that getting everyone involved can pay [...]

This robot farmer will soon be able to operate 20 hours a day, harvesting tens of thousands of raspberries

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] TwitterMoreFacebookMoreFieldwork Robotics, a University of Plymouth spin-off company, is developing an autonomous harvesting robot platform. A number of flexible robot arms attached to the platform will be able to pick raspberries, tomatoes, and other crops without crushing them or destroying the plant. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Robot, Harvesting, Farmers, and University Of Plymouth [...]

TECHdotMN Mortenson Unveils Partnership With Built Robotics Startup

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Via Twin Cities Business “Do robots have a future in the construction industry? Golden Valley-based Mortenson, one of the 20 largest builders in the U.S., is embracing the robotic future through a new strategic partnership with San Francisco-based Built Robotics. Mortenson has already used Built Robotics’ equipment on three projects and has plans for [...]

As Walmart turns to robots, it’s the human workers who feel like machines

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] A Bossa Nova Robotics scanning device moves through a Walmart Supercenter in Rogers, Ark., in May 2018. (Rick T. Wilking/Getty Images) Drew Harwell National technology reporter covering artificial intelligence June 6 at 8:00 AM To Walmart executives, the Auto-C self-driving floor scrubber is the future of retail automation — a multimillion-dollar bet that advanced [...]

InstantEye® Robotics Announces Extended Range, Endurance, and Payload Capacity Mk-3 SUAS Systems

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] ANDOVER, Mass. , June 6, 2019 /CNW/ -- InstantEye ®  Robotics announces the availability of new extended range, endurance, and payload capacity variants of the InstantEye® Mk-3 family of  Group I sUAS systems. (PRNewsfoto/InstantEye Robotics)MoreThe InstantEye ®  Mk-3 GEN4-D1 (ISR) is a long-endurance variant of the Mk-3 GEN4D- aircraft platform. The ISR variant uses proprietary battery chemistry, [...]

Philippines wins gold medal at European robotics contest » Manila Bulletin News

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Published June 6, 2019, 4:33 PM By Dhel Nazario A bright future awaits the field of Philippine robotics. Last month, the Philippine Robotics National Team won the gold medal at the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Lego League (FLL) European Open International Turkey 2019 in Izmir, Turkey. (PHOTO COURTESY OF [...]

Robert Downey Jr. wants robots to end climate change

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] At an Amazon conference Tuesday, Downey announced the launch of an organization that would use robots and advanced technology to combat climate change. "Between robotics and technology, we could probably clean up the planet significantly, if not entirely, within a decade," he said.The group, called the Footprint Coalition, is set to start in April. [...]

Israeli robots will accompany soldiers into battle in future wars – Israel News

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The Gahat booth shows unmanned vehicles and robots such as General Robotics Pitbull gun system. (photo credit: SETH J. FRANTZMAN) X Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are [...]

World-first robotic logging truck scalers designed and built in Tauranga

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The world's first two automated logging truck scalers, commissioned by Mount Maunganui-based ISO Limited, are now scanning logs at Port of Tauranga.. The Robotic Scaling Machines (RSM) give a faster, safer and more accurate measure of logs on the trucks and trailers than the manual process. Tauranga-based agritech company Robotics Plus designed and built [...]

Brazilians Win International Robotics Tournament in Uruguay

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Of the eight teams representing Brazil in Uruguay’s International Robotics Open, six won awards. The Big Bang team, from Industry Social Service (SESI) of Birigui (SP), was the champion of the competition held between May 30th and June 1st, in Montevideo.The Brazilian students participating in the tournament [...]