Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews
Start-ups must consider regulatory regulations from the start of design, which rarely happens. A wonderful product doesn't sell very well if many companies will not purchase because they to not meet applicable safety regulations.
What’s really encouraging is the expanded use by small and medium sized companies who are just beginning to automate as a result of their interest in using automation to become stronger global competitors.
Efforts are also being made to use robots in ways that prevent injuries caused by lifting heavy things. Here are some fascinating developments that set the tone for what people can soon expect.
CES 2019 showed artificial intelligence will influence every aspect of our lives. IBM Chairman, President and CEO Ginni Rometty’s opening keynote explored how AI will prove data is the “world’s greatest natural resource,”
In 2019 we’ll see many incremental changes in robotics technology and business models that will keep us moving steadily forward. Some predictions will prove correct, while new and surprising developments will exceed our wildest dreams.
Therapy with the suite of InMotion upper extremity products guides patients through specific tasks, aiming to improve motor control of the arm by increasing strength, range of motion and coordination.
Student Engineers Participating in 3-Year AutoDrive Challenge Are Working to Invent Autonomous Vehicle Future.
Robotics and Automation - Featured Stories
OMRON Showcases The Harmony Between Humans And Machines With The Largest, Most Advanced Interactive Exhibit Of AI, Robotics & Automation At CES 2019
Global technology leader returns with AI-equipped table tennis tutor and a glimpse at the factory floor of the near-future, in which humans and machines work collaboratively
The latest buzz grabbing all the light is the introduction of a fully automated mobile robot named The Swift brought forth by IAM Robotics, one of the leading giants in mobile robotics software market.
The Growth of Non-Industrial Robotics Is Driving a Diversification of New Robotics Applications, According to Tractica
More than 100 Discrete Use Cases Are Fueling Market Growth in Enterprise, Consumer, Government, and Military Robots
Robotics and Automation - News Headlines
3M & Eckhart Announce Successful Development of the Collaborative Robot-based 3M Automated Taping System
"Leveraging the decades of experience both companies have serving Fortune 500 companies all over the world, we believe the 3M Automated Taping System will fundamentally change how companies handle and apply millions of linear feet of 3M Attachment Tape every week throughout the world."
What if there was an offline robotic programming and simulation software that was able to automatically solve your robotic toolpath with a click of a button? Introducing the OCTOPUZ 2.1 PathFinder suite of tools designed to identify and solve limits and errors within your program.
Manufacturers and vendors of industrial parts can lead their digital transformation strategy with the APIs developed by TraceParts
OpenIMU enables advanced, easy-to-deploy localization and navigation algorithm solutions for a fraction of the time and cost of traditional methods
JLT Mobile Computers to Showcase Repair and Maintenance Services, Portable Rugged Android™ and Windows IT Solutions at ProMAT
With a new web-based maintenance management tool, third-party product repair capabilities, and an expanded range of Android and Windows tablets and handheld computers, JLT offers end-to-end IT solutions for the manufacturing and supply chain industry
Robotics and Automation - Featured Product
Harmonic Drive LLC, a leader in high precision motion control introduces new lightweight versions of select gearhead products. The new gearheads are ideal for designs where weight is a critical factor. Building on the success of Harmonic Drive LLCs current gear units, new lightweight versions were the next logical evolution of the CS/ SH product lines. With weight reductions of 20-30% without any reduction in torque ratings, the Lightweight (LW) gear units provide exceptional torque density.
Robotics and Automation - Featured Company
SUPERIOR CLAMPING AND GRIPPING. SCHUNK is a competence leader for gripping systems and clamping technology. About 3,000 employees in 9 plants and 33 directly owned subsidiaries ensure an intensive market presence. With more than 11,000 standard components SCHUNK offers the world's largest assortment of gripping systems and clamping technology from one source. Since 2012, Goalkeeper legend Jens Lehmann is brand ambassador for safe, precise gripping and holding.