Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews

5 Ways Robots Help Keep People Safe

Contrary to sci-fi tales of robots taking over, there’s an abundance of ways that robots help keep people safe. Across a variety of industries, robots are minimizing the chances of injury and death at worksites.

The Art of Building a Robot

Sensors and gripper arms can simply be attached and removed as needed. You don’t even have to be a specialist to quickly and easily replace a defective part, which makes the robots extremely flexible and economical to operate.

Exyn Technologies and Velodyne LiDAR Create Fully Autonomous Indoor Aerial Vehicles

Collaborative effort proves the business case of 3D LiDAR, sending autonomous navigational technologies into perfect flight

Is Your Company Ready for Artificial Intelligence?

The future of AI will require facing rapid change, vagueness, and difficulty. We need to be prepared for different adaptations of the future. There is no way to know what path the development of AI will take.

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RoboticsTomorrow - Special Tradeshow Coverage
AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2018

AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2018 will take place in Denver, CO April 30th - May 3rd. This RoboticsTomorrow.com Special Tradeshow report aims to bring you news, articles and products from this years event.

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Robotics and Automation - Featured Stories

VTT has 3D printed a smart metal part: a step towards artificial intelligence

VTT's proof of concept demo showed that a range of sensors or smart identifications can be added to 3D printed metal parts during manufacture, in order to track the performance and condition of machines or devices, or verify the authenticity of the parts.

BitFlow Predicts Vision-Guided Robotics to Become Major Disruptive Force in Global Manufacturing

As the plant floor has become more digitally connected, the relationship between robots and machine vision has merged into a single, seamless platform, setting the stage for a new generation of more responsive vision-driven robotic systems.

Finalists Named for AUVSI XCELLENCE Awards

Winners will be announced at XPONENTIAL in Denver, May 1

National Robotics Week Brings More than 300 Events to All 50 States

"At its core, National Robotics Week brings STEM experiences to all education levels across the country, providing greater access and opportunity for the next generation of innovators."

Robotics and Automation - News Headlines

Pixus Technologies Announces New Overview Brochures

Pixus Technologies, a provider of embedded computing and enclosure solutions, has released a new overview brochure that highlights the companies capabilities and core product lines.

UAV Experts to Launch Aerial Infrared Training Program

It will offer participants an in-depth, yet cost-effective, two-day program to instruct both corporations and individuals on the science and specifics of infrared aerial photography utilizing UAVs.

Sony and Carnegie Mellon University Sign Research Agreement on Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

Initial Efforts to Focus on Cooking and Delivery

Xcel Energy Announces a New Milestone for Drone Technology

FAA approves waiver to fly unmanned aircraft beyond line of sight

IFR: Robots Create Jobs - New Research

These are the results of the latest study by the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF).

Robotics and Automation - Featured Product

EPC'S NEW 3D Configurator is more than just a fun tool

EPC'S NEW 3D Configurator is more than just a fun tool

EPC is excited to announce our NEW online 3D Configurator. This new tool makes it even easier to configure EPC's products exactly how you need them for your application. The 3D Configurator interface is intuitive and works in any web browser for both desktop and mobile. It'll only take you a moment to learn your way around the program. Careful, though: it's so fun to play with, you may spend a whole afternoon on it!

Robotics and Automation - Featured Company

BitFlow, INC.

BitFlow, INC.

BitFlow has been developing industrial frame grabbers and software for the imaging industry since 1993. We specialize in interfacing to cameras with very high data/frame rates; working in environments with complex triggering and I/O requirements; and running in applications where every CPU cycle is precious.