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Microscan AutoVISION™ Smart Camera Verification System for Inline Inspection of Barcodes
Submitted on: 05/25/13, 02:53 PM
Microscan presents an ideal low-cost solution for companies in need of high-speed inline barcode verification. The AutoVISION™ product suite, including compact smart cameras and machine vision software, verifies the quality both 1D and 2D barcodes against established industry standards.
Microscan to Highlight 3 Solutions for Error-Proofing Packaging Lines at Packology 2013
Submitted on: 05/25/13, 02:51 PM
Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision and lighting solutions will demonstrate its latest innovations for track, trace and control at its booth # 193 in Hall C1 at the Packology trade show in Rimini, Italy, 11-14 June 2013.
Aeryon Labs' New SkyRanger Adds Endurance, Advanced Optics
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:16 PM
SkyRanger is ideally suited for both land and maritime military use
The 2013 WRO UAE national robotics challenge is now open announces ADEC
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:13 PM
The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (ACTVET) has organized the 2013 World Robot Olympiad (WRO), which is expected to attract 1,200 public and private school students from across the UAE.
Grishin Robotics Invests $500,000 in Swivl to Expand the Reach of Robotic Video Solutions
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:10 PM
Investment from robotics fund to support new products and online services from makers of the award winning personal cameraman robotic video device, Swivl.
FIRST Robotics Teams Sponsored by Patti Engineering Impress in St. Louis
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:09 PM
Patti Engineering supported six teams in 2013 competition, one of which earned second place overall.
Stäubli Announces Technology Days Open House
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:07 PM
Stäubli's complete staff of technology experts will be available to answer questions and help attendees make the most of the experience.
RadioShack Expands Partnership with Maker Media, Reveals Dozens of New Do-It-Yourself Products
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:04 PM
DIY Expansion Includes New Cobranded Products with Maker Media
ABB Robotics Technology Day 2013 draws over 1,000 to Auburn Hills to learn about new and evolving technologies
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:01 PM
ABB Robotics Technology Day 2013Value Providers and current and potential customers experience 40 live demos and 45 seminars from ABB and affiliated Technology Providers
Qupiron Technology and BirdBrain Technologies Announce That Their Hummingbird Robotics Kit Stimulates Student Interest in Robotics Education Using Art and Creativity
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 10:58 PM
The Hummingbird kit empowers kids to be innovative, imaginative and creative while making a unique signature robot of their own.
Interlink Electronics' Range of Innovative Human-Machine Interface Solutions Ideal for the Rugged Devices Market
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 10:55 PM
Range of products provide significant added value to customers in the HMI market.
GeckoSystems, an AI Mobile Robot Co., Signs $5M Joint Venture Contract
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 10:50 PM
The initial $750,000 transaction significantly impacts GeckoSystems' fiscal status.
BiTMICRO® Introduces Ace Drive I-Series SATA SSDs for Industrial Applications
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 10:39 PM
New Product Line Expands BiTMICRO's Offering of Rugged Solid State Drives
Lenze Americas ' FAST Engineering Tool Simplifies Modular Machine Programming
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 10:04 PM
Application template and field-proven software modules create 80 percent of machine software-so machine builders can focus on value-added features and bring machines to market faster
Jabez Technologies has just released Robotmaster V6
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 03:02 PM
Jabez Technologies has just released Robotmaster V6 providing a unique integration of user control, speed and flexibility to Robotmaster's renowned automation and optimization tools.
ROBOTIQ EXPANDS THE ADAPTIVE GRIPPERS LINE WITH OUR LARGEST AND STRONGEST ROBOT GRIPPER SO FAR
Submitted on: 05/23/13, 11:54 AM
Robotiq unveils the 2-Finger Adaptive Robot Gripper - 200 - a flexible electric gripper with 200 mm of stroke and expanded capabilities to reduce tooling costs, eliminate changeovers, and maximize ROI. Use one off-the-shelf robot gripper to handle all your large parts through 3 gripping modes
Study Results Help Develop Robots Capable of Working in Confined Spaces
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 06:56 PM
Future teams of subterranean search and rescue robots may owe their success to the lowly fire ant, a much-despised insect whose painful bites and extensive networks of underground tunnels are all-too-familiar to people living in the southern United States.
KIT Researchers and Disney Research Demonstrate Natural Human-to-Robot Handoff Motion
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 06:55 PM
A humanoid robot can receive an object handed to it by a person with something approaching natural, human-like motion thanks to a new method developed by scientists at Disney Research, Pittsburgh in a project partially funded by the International Center for Advanced Communication Technologies (interACT) at Carnegie Mellon University and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).
Israel Becomes Top Global Exporter of Unmanned Aerial Systems
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 06:54 PM
Israeli original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) have aggressively marketed these platforms, helping them become the top exporter of UAS platforms, globally.
Warrior Web Prototype Takes Its First Steps
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 06:53 PM
Warrior Web seeks to create a soft, lightweight under-suit that would help reduce injuries and fatigue common for Soldiers, who often carry 100-pound loads for extended periods over rough terrain.
Barobo, Inc. Launches a New Kind of Robot at Maker Faire
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 07:10 AM
Barobo, Inc introduces Linkbot--- a modular robot platform that is functional right out of the box and packed with technology.
ESAB Introduces New Robotic Torches
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 07:08 AM
ESAB Welding & Cutting Products introduces the new Aristo RT line of robotic torches, designed for world-class performance in single arc or tandem applications.
Tomorrow's World, Robert M Wenzel keynote speaker at Digital Shoreditch, "When Robots Take Over - The Singularity is Near"
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 07:07 AM
Expert in future technologies and business, Robert M Wenzel Director at London Global Laboratories, keynote speaker at Digital Shoreditch May 21th in London talks about tomorrow's world, humanoid robots, the future of artificial intelligence, and what the killer application for robots will be.
Interlink Electronics' Range of Innovative Human-Machine Interface Solutions Ideal for the Rugged Devices Market
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 07:06 AM
Interlink Electronics, Inc. (OTC: LINK) announced today that its wide range of human-machine interface solutions is ideally suited for the rugged devices market. With a growing need for rugged devices to support businesses and mission critical processes, Interlink offers to the market a range of touchpads, mouse& pointing devices, force& position sensors designed to operate in difficult environments like process industries, construction sites, law enforcement or field service applications.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Launches Pioneering Online Master's Program in Robotics Engineering
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 07:05 AM
Program geared to engineers, computer scientists currently working in the robotics field; first course to start in the fall of 2013
New Robot Safety Standard Approved
Submitted on: 05/22/13, 06:35 AM
The adoption of the international standard allows systems designed and built in one country to be freely moved to other countries while maintaining compliance with safety regulations.
Littelfuse Hosts Speed2Design TechTalks at NASA
Submitted on: 05/20/13, 11:48 PM
Speed2Design's Exploration & Discovery program brings engineers behind-the-scenes at NASA's Ames Research and Johnson Space Centers
GeckoSystems Forecasts AI Mobile Robot Solutions Licensing Revenues
Submitted on: 05/20/13, 11:46 PM
GeckoSystems is forecasting revenues of $100,000 or more before June 30, 2013.
Liquid Robotics Awarded Guinness World Record for PacX Journey Across the Pacific
Submitted on: 05/20/13, 11:44 PM
A key to achieving this world record was the Wave Glider's revolutionary design that converts wave energy into forward propulsion and uses solar energy to power the onboard sensor payload, communications and computing.
Bipedal Robotics Researcher Supports Multi-University Effort to Advance Cyber-Physical Systems
Submitted on: 05/20/13, 11:40 PM
Dr. Aaron Ames, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is part of multi-university team that has received a $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research into cyber-physical systems (CPS).
Advanced Motion Controls' M/V Series Servo Drives Continue to Wow Customers with High Power in a Small Package
Submitted on: 05/18/13, 07:38 AM
Due to popular demand Advanced Motion Controls, of Camarillo, CA, have expanded the capabilities of their popular M/V™ series Electric Mobility Servo Drives. Key improvements include 125A continuous with 200A peak for 10 seconds at 80VDC, and 100A fixed continuous at 175VDC (previously 80A continuous).
New Low Ripple DC Tachometers from Servo-Tek
Submitted on: 05/18/13, 07:30 AM
Servo-Tek Tach Generators provide a convenient means of converting rotational speed into an isolated analog voltage signal suitable for remote indication and control applications.
Airware Announces $10.7M Round of Series A Funding, Led By Andreessen Horowitz with Google Ventures Participating
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 09:11 PM
New funding advances mission to provide a universal platform for the safe and reliable operation of drones for commercial use.
Hawk Ridge Systems Helps MARE Design Underwater ROV with SolidWorks Software
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 09:09 PM
MARE's BATFish improved speed, size and savings of oceanographic surveys with SolidWorks design technology
US Digital Releases New EC35 Optical Commutation Encoder
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 09:04 PM
Has more accurate timing than Hall effect sensors
Lenze Americas Exhibits Packaging Automation Solutions at EXPO PACK Mexico
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:55 PM
First time exhibiting at PMMI's Latin American event
Microchip Announces Arduino™ Compatible chipKIT™ Boards With Prototyping-Friendly 32-bit MCU Packages
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:34 AM
chipKIT Platform Expands With Prototyping-Friendly PIC32-based Boards From Digilent, FUBAR Labs and Schmalz Haus; PIC32 MCUs With chipKIT USB Bootloader Also Available
Liquid Hydrogen-Fueled UAV Completes Record Flight Time
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:33 AM
Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory flew their fuel cell powered Ion Tiger unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for 48 hours and 1 minute, April 16 to 18, by using liquid hydrogen (LH2) fuel in a new, NRL-developed, cryogenic fuel storage tank and delivery system.
Successful Technology Executive Named President of FIRST®
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:32 AM
Don Bossi brings deep technical and management skills to the international, afterschool, K-12 robotics organization
Flying Robot uses Fibre-Based Gecko Adhesive to Perch on Walls
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:30 AM
In the latest work presented at ICRA 2013 by Ludovic Daler in a paper titled "A Perching Mechanism for Flying Robots Using a Fibre-Based Adhesive", the AirBurr V11 is shown attaching on walls using a deployable perching mechanism with gecko adhesives.
Digi-Key Supports Young Engineers at Second Annual Minnesota State Robotics Tournament
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:28 AM
Young engineers gather for live robot competition, education and entertainment
LOBOT Technique Provides Accurate, Real-Time, 3-D Positions for Robotic Vehicles
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:26 AM
A Wayne State University researcher understands that the three most important things about real estate also apply to small ground robotic vehicles: location, location, location.
VEX Robotics Joins Maker Faire Bay Area Showcase with Consumer Debut of VEX IQ
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:25 AM
Robotics Engineering Company Showcases Technologically Advanced, Tool-less System Designed to Transform STEM Education for Younger Ages
Unmanned Combat Air System Successfully Catapulted from Aircraft Carrier
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:24 AM
Northrop Grumman Corporation and the U.S. Navy today launched a new chapter in the history of unmanned systems - carrier-capable unmanned aircraft - by successfully catapulting the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator from the deck of the USS George H.W. Bush(CVN-77).
Design Meets Function; igus® Receives Prestigious Product Design Award
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:22 AM
igus has once again demonstrated its expertise when it comes to industrial design
DARPA Seeks Technology to Radically Improve Dismounted Squad Situational Awareness, Communication Effectiveness
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:19 AM
Concept plans to offer overwhelming tactical superiority by augmenting dismounted squad capabilities
Choose Your Own Sociocultural Training Adventure
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:18 AM
DARPA Young Faculty Award recipient explores how computers can automatically construct interactive, cultural training models from the combined experiences of warfighters
iRobot Wins $7.2 Million Tender from Brazil to Provide Defense & Security Robots
Submitted on: 05/16/13, 07:16 AM
iRobot has delivered more than 5,000 robots to military and civil defense forces worldwide.
CT2WS Threat Detection Technology Does a 360
Submitted on: 05/14/13, 05:56 PM
HRL Laboratories built and tested the rugged, water-proof, modular, 360° imaging sensor nicknamed OWL (Omni-directional threat Warning and Locator).
PolyU Students Show Prowess in UAV Design Competition
Submitted on: 05/14/13, 05:55 PM
A student team from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has made a strong presence in the 2013 Taiwan Innovative Unmanned Aircraft Vehicle (UAV) Design Competition by taking home the Second Runner-up (Navigated Flight Category).
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