Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Robots News

News on Robots continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

NASA budget for space exploration may be lost in space

This bombshell was dropped Tuesday by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden at the Humans 2 Mars Summit in Foggy Bottom.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, NASA

7 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Obama finds Japanese robots 'a little scary'

"We saw some truly amazing robots, although I have to say the robots were a little scary," Obama said after a program that included robots playing soccer.

Comment?

Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

11 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

No-scar surgery: Less pain, shorter recovery

"We probably won't be doing surgery anymore," says Dr. Bradley Needleman, director of the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery at the Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center, when I ask him about the future of surgery.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Robots, Science / Technology

13 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

Humanoid Robot Challenges Obama in Soccer

President Obama Thursday got up close and personal with the latest in Japanese science and technology, including an encounter with a humanoid robot named "ASIMO."

Comment?

Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology

14 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

Obama: Robots 'were a little scary'

"We saw some truly amazing robots -- although I have to say the robots were a little scary," Obama said after a program that included robots playing soccer.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots

18 hrs ago | ITV

What's not to like about workplace robots?

A couple of days ago I met a robot called Baxter. He demonstrated impressive skills in arranging and packing golf balls then passed me a bottle of water to drink.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Album review: Damon Albarn, Everyday Robots

Well, he certainly took his time. After all, Damon Albarn's been nothing short of prolific during his post-Blur period, delivering cartoon hip-hop with the Gorillaz, releasing four soundtracks of varying quality , forming superior supergroup The Good, the Bad and the Queen, and working on so many guest appearances and world music projects it's a ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, Pop/Rock, Blur

Ledger-Enquirer.com

US stocks edge lower after a six-day rise

The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 4.16 points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,875.39. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 12.72 points, or 0.1 percent, to 16,501.65 and the Nasdaq composite fell 34.49 points, or 0.8 percent, to 4,126.97.

Comment?

Related Topix: Financial Markets, Robots, Science / Technology, Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Hepatitis, Health

Medical Daily

Nanotechnology Ahead: Mini-Robots May One Day Assemble Medical Devices Inside Your Body

New research provides some of the groundwork necessary to one day develop mini-robots that could perform delicate tasks inside your body, including assembling medical devices within your bloodstream.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots

Hack a day

Micro-Robots Are Scary Awesome

A team of scientists at SRI international are creating real-life replicators from Star Gate SG1 - micro-robots capable of smart manufacturing.

Comment?

Related Topix: Robots

New Scientist

Armed Russian robocops to defend missile bases

THE West has always been a little squeamish about the idea of arming robots. Despite decades of development, no systems have ever been deployed and a vocal human rights campaign means it's unlikely to happen in the near future.

Comment?

Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, World News, Russia, Asia,

Hindustan Times

Pentagon scientists show off lifesize Terminator robot

US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is briefed on the ATLAS ROBOT which is one of the most advanced humanoid robots ever built at the Pentagon by Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency personnel demonstrating five technologies under development.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Natural Disasters

Brad Ideas

Special zones

Many states and jurisdictions are rushing to write laws and regulations governing the testing and deployment of robocars.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Journal

Financial, manufacturing sectors face parallel paths as they get left behind in economic recovey

My father is a mechanic in a factory he's worked in for more than 30 years. He's retiring next year, and one of the last projects he worked on was assembling the robots that will soon replace the hundreds of employees who work on the factory's packaging line.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots

Post and Courier

Robots could protect schools one day if Clemson research works out

An artistic rendering of a proposed robot to help keep schools safe. The concept comes from Clemson's Human-Centered Computing Division.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Clemson University

Post and Courier

Robots could protect schools one day if Clemson research works out

An artistic rendering of a proposed robot to help keep schools safe. The concept comes from Clemson's Human-Centered Computing Division.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Clemson University

Reuters

Intuitive Surgical cuts outlook for growth in robot procedures

Intuitive Surgical Inc on Tuesday lowered its forecast for procedure growth for its da Vinci surgical robots, citing a slowdown in U.S. gynecology procedures.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Science / Technology, Robots

ECNmag

Cloaked DNA nanodevices survive pilot mission

It's a familiar trope in science fiction: In enemy territory, activate your cloaking device.

Comment?

Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Medicine, Pharmacology, Genetics, Life, Hobbies, Origami, Science / Technology

This is The West Country

Marine robots explore site of sunken D-Day 'landing ship' tanks off South Devon: VIDEO

A mission off the coast of South Devon, England has surveyed two U.S. Landing Ship Tanks that were torpedoed and sunk during the D-Day rehearsal Exercise Tiger on April 28, 1944.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, US Military, US Navy

We make money not art

Crystal forming robots

The Crystal Forming Robots are little autonomous robots that are placed on an overhead projector.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

•••
•••
•••
•••

Robots Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••