Robotic autonomous shelf auditing and analytics solution

SAN FRANCISCO—August 16, 2016 – As part of its participation at this week’s Intel Developer Forum, Simbe Robotics today announced that it is now using the Intel RealSense camera in its pioneering Tally robot.   Simbe will be showcasing Tally, the world’s first robotic autonomous shelf auditing and analytics solution for retail, at IDF’s Technology […]

Plugging in precision

Plugging in precision

Plugging in precision   You can now integrate highly precise GPS into your electronics projects, without breaking the bank.   Whether you’re building robots or flying drones, you probably live with a compromise: positioning is either imprecise or requires expensive equipment. Now it’s possible to get much more precise positions, without the cost associated with […]

How a Financial Services Company Welcomed the Robots

How a Financial Services Company Welcomed the Robots

As the fourth industrial revolution takes hold, many fear that robots will take our jobs and force us to go against new labour economising technologies, like the Luddites. While this fear of the unknown is understandable, the reality is that robots can go a long way to helping organisations, and, as our case in point, […]

Self Driving Vehicles for Industry

Self Driving Vehicles for Industry

Clearpath Expands Line of Self-DrivingVehicles for Industry   OTTO 100 provides light-load material transport for today’s modern factories and warehouses   (Kitchener, ON, Canada – March 23, 2016)  Today, Clearpath Robotics expanded the OTTO line of self-driving vehicles with OTTO 100. The vehicle is designed for autonomous light-load material transport in factories and warehouses. “The OTTO […]

APRIL Robotic Chef to Launch

APRIL Robotic Chef to Launch

Robotics and automation has prospered in many manufacturing industries but there has been limited progress in food production because of a lack of enabling technologies leading to islands of automation. When focusing on ready meal manufacturing, the finished product can often be over-processed and costly due to the inefficiencies of traditional cooking and processing methods. […]

National Robotics Engineering Center Selected For Research Projects

PITTSBURGH—Carnegie Mellon University’s National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) has been selected as a prime contractor or subcontractor on four major new federal research projects totaling more than $11 million over the next three years. The projects range from research on a wheel that can transform into a track to automated stress testing for critical software. […]

Wall Climbing Robot

Wall Climbing Robot

International Climbing Machines, (ICM) of Ithaca New York has entered into a commercial agreement with NDIC of Japan. NDIC is one of the largest providers of Non-Destructive Inspections in Japan, employing approximately 1,500 people. A great deal of Japan infrastructure is composed of concrete, from building construction to large spans of highway. Regular testing of […]

Drone Piloting Application

Drone Piloting Application

DRONE VOLT robotized drones through its Software for iOS “DRONE VOLT PILOT(R)” VILLEPINTE, France, Feb. 9, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DRONE VOLT SOFTWARE, a new division at DRONE VOLT, launches its new and innovative drone piloting application, DRONE VOLT Pilot(R). This simple and intuitive application provides novice drone pilots with many new features that will […]

Ekso Bionics’ Ekso GT™ Exoskeleton

Kessler Foundation Receives $1 M Grant to Study Benefits of Ekso Bionics’ Ekso GT™ Exoskeleton Leading Research Center to Expand Study of Benefits of Gait Training With Stroke Patients   RICHMOND, Calif., Feb. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kessler Foundation, a global leader in rehabilitation research, announced today that it will use the Ekso GT™ […]

New 6-Axis Force Torque Sensor

New 6-Axis Force Torque Sensor

Québec City, Canada – Robotiq launches its newest Force Torque Sensor: the FT 300, bringing a sense of touch to robots. With plug and play integration on all Universal Robots, the Force Torque Sensor FT 300 makes automation of high precision tasks such as product testing, assembly and precise part insertion easy and fast to setup. […]