Amazon’s new Pegasus drive robot will save workers from heavy lifting

By |June 7th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Amazon relies on technology like robots to increase efficiency at its shipping centers.  Ben Fox Rubin/CNET Amazon's newest helping hand is a 2-foot-tall orange robot. The Pegasus drive robot technology, which will join the ranks of Amazon's Kiva robots, is already helping workers move individual packages at a sorting center in Denver, the company said Wednesday [...]

Robert Downey Jr. wants nanotech, robotics to save the planet IRL

By |June 6th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] As if we didn't already love him 3000.  Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/Getty Images In true Tony Stark fashion, Robert Downey Jr. took the stage Tuesday and introduced a high-tech plan to save the world. Downey, speaking at Amazon's Re:Mars conference in Las Vegas, said the Footprint Coalition will launch in April 2020, Variety reported."Between robotics and nanotechnology, we could [...]

The Squishy Robots That Could Save the World

By |May 13th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Photo credit: Alice Mercer Agogino/Squishy RoboticsFrom Popular MechanicsTwo years ago, Alice Agogino, a UC-Berkeley mechanical engineering professor, was working on a contract to build exploratory robots for NASA Ames. She had been recruited to help design what would eventually become a fleet of mobile, ultra-impact-resistant, remote-sensing robots that could protect sensitive scientific equipment during [...]

2 northern white rhinos are left in the world. Here’s how robots could save them.

By |May 3rd, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The critically endangered northern white rhino might have more of a chance thanks to a partnership between the University of California, San Diego and San Diego Zoo Global. Michael Yip, UC San Diego professor of electrical and computer engineering, with early stage versions of the steerable robotic catheters his lab is developing.Credit: David Baillot/UC [...]

Only 1 more day to save on tickets to TC Sessions: Robotics + AI 2019

By |March 15th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Only 1 more day to save on tickets to TC Sessions: Robotics + AI 2019 - Golden Casino News No Man’s Sky has a big new update due out this summer March 16, 2019 XGenomes is bringing DNA sequencing to the masses March 16, 2019 Beto O’Rourke Was Reportedly a Member of a [...]

Save a massive £300 on the Neato Robotics robot vacuum cleaner at Amazon

By |March 13th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] If you have ever thought about investing in a robot vacuum, then you'll know all too well that there are a lot of options to consider. Robot vacuums come in different shapes and sizes, with different batteries, functions, and power outputs. It's difficult to pick the right robot vacuum for you. What often helps when [...]