Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews
Matt Simon for Wired: “Companies like Amazon and others are now delivering products at an unprecedented rate, something like 500 packages per second. And that is only going to grow.”
Currently there are millions of drones in circulation, in amateur and professional use. With the continued premise that they are an unrestricted danger, it should warrant thought as to why there are not more major accidents or incidents than are currently being reported.
Recently Stäubli introduced two compact fully automatic tool change systems, the MPS 130 and the MPS 260, for the medium payload segment, Stäubli Connectors rounds off the lower end of its existing series.
There Is no experience like CES with the largest global gathering of innovation and the connected future of technology with 4,000 exhibiting companies—600 of which are new.
Robots as inconspicuous as they are ubiquitous represent the vision of researchers in the new and burgeoning field of material robotics.
Robotics and Automation - Featured Stories
Vecna Robotics, a leader in intelligent, next-generation, robotic material handling autonomous ground vehicles (AGVs), was awarded first place in the DHL & Dell Robotics Mobile Picking Challenge 2017. The event was held last week at the DHL Innovation Center in Troisdorf, Ge
Carolyn Said and Benny Evangelista for the SF Chronicle: San Francisco’s ordinance resembles laws enacted in the early days of “horseless carriages” that required a person to walk in front of a car waving a red flag, said Bob Doyle, spokesman for A3.
Patrick Caughill for Futurism: The feature would use the onboard computing system to analyze conditions to determine the best course of action.
Darrell Etherington for TechCrunch: Its first product is a sensor-laden suit that a person can wear to demonstrate actions so that a robot can then replicate what they do.
Robotics and Automation - News Headlines
Omron Corporation To Exhibit At The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) For The First Time; Celebrated AI Robot FORPHEUS Will Make U.S. Debut
Global technology leader will feature its latest innovations in sensing, artificial intelligence, robotics and automation
OptoForce Sensors Providing Industrial Robots with a "Sense of Touch" to Advance Manufacturing Automation
The company, a leading robotics technology provider of multi-axis force and torque sensors, delivers 6 degrees of freedom force and torque measurement for industrial automation, and provides sensors for most of the currently-used industrial robots.
Affordable automation solution takes on ergonomically challenging task, improves part quality and consistency
Honeywell's experience in aerospace and defense navigation translates into a reliable, rugged and easy- to-install navigation technology for new commercial markets
Together with co-members BASF, British Telecom, Microsoft, NOKIA Bell Labs, Salesforce, Schlumberger, and Scotiabank, the initiative will work to provide real-world applications and drive impact in systems and machine learning
Robotics and Automation - Featured Product
Dorner's 2200 Series Precision Move Pallet Systems feature the latest advancements in pallet traffic management. A unique pin tracking system guides pallets through merges and curves while maintaining product orientation. The fast belt change capability increases efficiency and reduces downtime in assembly automation processes. They are available in lengths up to 25 ft., can handle loads up to 500 lbs. and travel at speeds up to 114 ft/min.
Robotics and Automation - Featured Company
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