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Amazon’s delivery drones served fewer than 10 houses in their first month

The Verge | 2023-02-02, 06:41

Amazon’s hexagonal MK27-2 delivery drone. | Image: Amazon It’s been nearly a decade since Amazon’s Jeff Bezos promised us delivery

Russia’s robot tanklet is being pitched as an anti-armor tool

Popular Science | 2023-02-01, 23:25

Leopard 2A6 tanks seen in Germany in June, 2018, during a training event. US Army / Rolyn Kropf On January 26, Russian politician Dmitry Rogozin claimed in an interview that the country’s robotic Marker Uncrewed Ground Vehicles will be deployed in Ukraine as a

This heat-seeking robot looks and moves like a vine

Popular Science | 2023-02-01, 21:55

Researchers hope the robot could one day aid in fire suppression. Robots are increasingly drawing from a menagerie of animal inspirations, but one of the newer designs takes its novel inspiration from vegetation. As spotted on Tuesday by New Scientist,

This shape-shifting robot can walk on land and swim in the sea

no EC Napa Valley Register | 2023-02-01, 21:52

The researchers believe this could was anusher in a new age of shape-shifting robots.

XGO 2 mini quadruped robot is armed – but not dangerous

New Atlas | 2023-02-01, 19:40

There was a time when quadruped robots were only available to deep-pocketed government or corporate clients, but we're now seeing less-pricey miniature models hitting the market. One of the latest, the XGO 2, is the first such mini-bot to sport a robotic arm.

Amazon job cuts hit staffers in grocery, robotics, payments, AWS divisions

The Economic Times | 2023-02-01, 10:50

Amazon announced job cuts of around 18,000 employees last month, and those who lost their jobs were from various divisions of the company, including AWS, healthcare, payments, real estate and delivery business, among others, the media reported. ...

Legged robots need more testing before real-world use

Technology Org | 2023-02-01, 08:53

When it comes to the evolution of mobile robots, it may be a long time before can safely interact in the real world, according to a new study. Led by a team of researchers at The Ohio State University, the study published recently in the describes a framework

This \u2018fairy\u2019 robot flies with the power of light and wind and could pollinate plants

Indian Express | 2023-02-01, 08:49

Populations of major pollinators\u2014bees, butterflies, wasps, beetles and others\u2014are diminishing drastically worldwide. And, this rapid decline of pollinators is alarming and poses a great threat to biodiversity and food security. These concerns may be

Baedal Minjok operator forms new company for server robot biz

Korea Times | 2023-02-01, 07:16

A logo and a server robot are shown in this rendered image provided by Woowa Brothers, Feb. 1. Yonhap Woowa Brothers, the operator of food delivery app Baedal Minjok, said Wednesday it has established a new company to sell and develop server robots, as demand

Expanding human activities via AI and robotics on Earth and in outer space

Bitchute | 2023-02-01, 07:01

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China Imported Industrial Robots Worth $2 Billion in 2022 - CRIA

Urdu Point | 2023-02-01, 05:37

BEIJING (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 01st February, 2023) China imported industrial robots

Amazon's widespread layoffs hit workers in robotics, grocery, health and AWS divisions

CNBC | 2023-01-31, 22:57

Amazon earlier this month began a fresh round of job cuts as part of widespread layoffs that are expected to total 18,000. ...

‘Gotta be quicker than that buddy’: Robot server at Denny’s scurries away with customers’ food

The Daily Dot | 2023-01-31, 15:01

Robots are taking over the food service industry. From robot bartenders to AI-powered drive-thru machines to fully automated restaurants, it seems that no part of the food service process is immune from the gradual transition to a robotic workforce. That said,

Soft robots harness viscous fluids for complex motions

Technology Org | 2023-01-31, 10:37

One of the virtues of untethered is their ability to mechanically adapt to their surroundings and tasks, making them ideal for a range of roles, from tightening bolts in a factory to conducting deep-sea exploration. Now they are poised to become even more

Tinkerbell eat your heart out! Scientists develop a FAIRY-inspired robot that can fly through the ...

The Daily Mail | 2023-01-31, 08:38

It looks like enough of us believe in fairies after all, but it's not Tinkerbell who is flying this time. Scientists from Tampere University in Finland have developed a 0.2-inch

300 million robot factory workers in America

Bitchute | 2023-01-31, 07:32

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Extremely Fast, Space-Efficient Yaskawa GP8L Extended Reach Robot Optimizes Throughput in Tight Production Spaces

Automation World | 2023-01-31, 02:27

The versatile, extended reach GP8L robot offers extremely fast performance in a compact footprint, maximizing floorspace utilization for greater production efficiency. Ideal for logistics processes, this six-axis robot is well-suited for high-speed bin

See a Real-Life 'Terminator' Robot Turn Into Liquid to Bust Out of a Cage - CNET

CNET | 2023-01-31, 01:35

Thanks to melting and magnets, these shape-shifting miniature robots can go almost anywhere. ...

Swiss Air Force receives first Israeli drones

Swissinfo | 2023-01-30, 16:19

The first two of six new drones from Israel have been handed over to the Swiss Air Force – years later than planned. The remaining four drones of the

No drones, Chennai police step up security ahead of G-20 Education Working Group meet

Indian Express | 2023-01-30, 15:18

The Greater Chennai Police have stepped up security in the city as the G20 Education Working Group meetings and events are set to be held in the Tamil Nadu capital and Mahabalipuram from January 31 to February

Oqton & Valk Welding Announce Partnership to Accelerate Production with Automated Robotic Welding

Nasdaq Globe Newswire | 2023-01-30, 14:26

GHENT, Belgium, Jan. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oqton, a software provider helping manufacturers increase innovation and efficiency by

Robots to enhance employee efficiency, customer service in Davao Light

Manila Bulletin | 2023-01-30, 02:40

The 34 new RPA developers from the boot camp

Report: drones attack convoy in east Syria coming from Iraq

Artesia Daily Press | 2023-01-29, 22:16

BEIRUT (AP) — Drones attacked a convoy of trucks in eastern Syria Sunday night shortly after it crossed into the country from Iraq, Syrian opposition activists and a pro-government radio station said. There was no immediate word on casualties. The strike comes

Kurt Workholding Adds New Smaller-Sized Robotic-Arm Gripper to its Automation Lineup

Automation World | 2023-01-29, 20:58

Minneapolis-based Kurt Workholding announced the launch of its new RV24 Robotic Gripper—a two-finger parallel gripper featuring a revolutionary patent pending design that allows automated finger/end effector changes without changing the gripper body itself.

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