Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews

The Next Big Thing in Robotics: Cleaning

Cleaning robotics were already on the rise pre-COVID. Now, sanitation has become a top priority for businesses and health organizations around the world. At the same time, many companies are dealing with a shortage of sanitation workers.

Qualcomm Launches World’s First 5G and AI-Enabled Robotics Platform

The Platform Facilitates Accelerated Development of Innovative, Power-Efficient, High Computing Robots and Drones for Enterprise, Industrial and Professional Service Applications.

Linux-based Software for Automation

Linux has a lot to offer the automation industry. It is a stable and scalable alternative to Windows operating systems that allows for arguably greater connectivity between devices and systems.

Automakers and Their Suppliers Turning More and More to Robotic Testing

Robotic testing using a forming gas or helium is proving to be the easiest, most efficient way to ensure fuel-injection system safety and reliability without the need for additional manpower.

Preparing to be Acquired: COVID-19 Has Inspired Small Manufacturers to Embrace Robotics

Every position is being assessed by small manufacturers. Jobs that can be replaced with robots make the company more attractive for a potential buyer.

Avoiding Unnecessary Downtime in Semiconductor Production

Since the CrackScan and EdgeScan inspection solutions have been proven to increase productivity, a semiconductor producer and technology leader has now opted for the ISRA technology that is unique on the market.

3PL-Provider Romark Logistics Automates Inventory Counts With Drones

Warehouses and distribution centers (DCs) are an integral part of the move towards intelligent automation. It is a trend that will accelerate, as the world responds to a normalization of consumer demand.

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Kodiak Robotics Releases Safety Report on Self-Driving Trucking

Self-driving vehicles have spent their fair share of time in the spotlight recently. Most conversations about the technology revolve around cars and public transportation, but that's not its only application. Driverless trucks are showing promise.

Security Never Sleeps: Robotics in Law Enforcement

By the year 2022, robotics in law enforcement is expected to be a $5.7 billion industry. This statistic is on trend with a datasheet which found that police agencies recently acquired a record number of robotics available from the U.S. military.

GoBe Robots Launches New Telepresence Robot to Reduce CO2 Emissions by Thousands of Tons

Blue Ocean Robotics' subsidiary GoBe Robots announces a new generation of its climate-friendly telepresence robots with significant demand driven by COVID-19 pandemic.

Robotics and Automation - News Headlines

AMP Robotics Named to Forbes AI 50

Company recognized among rising stars of artificial intelligence for its AI-guided robots transforming the recycling industry

Milrem Robotics to discuss Vehicle Developments for Future Armoured Vehicles CEE 2020

SMi reports: Milrem Robotics will provide detailed discussions on Vehicle Developments for the Future Armoured Vehicles Central and Eastern Europe conference taking place in October

Workshops announced for Social Media in the Defence and Military Sector 2020

SMI reports: Details for the pre-conference workshops for the Social Media in the Defence and Military Sector conference will be in London on the 18th and 19th November 2020.

Artist Pindar Van Arman develops ST Robotics' collaborative robot into the world's most evocative painting robot

Pindar van Arman has developed a unique application for an ST robot for painting portraits using AI the system works the same way a human artist would- painting a part of the portrait - stepping back, comparing the painting with the subject then going back to add more or change something.

BlackBerry QNX Software Now Embedded in More Than 175 Million Vehicles

BlackBerry has a broad portfolio of functional safety-certified and secure software including its QNX operating system, development tools and middleware for autonomous and connected vehicles.

Robotics and Automation - Featured Product

PI USA - 50 Ways to Use Hexapod Robots

PI USA - 50 Ways to Use Hexapod Robots

Hexapod micro-motion robots are based on a very flexible concept that can easily solve complex motion and alignment problems in fields including Optics, Photonics, Precision Automation, Automotive, and Medical Engineering.

Robotics and Automation - Featured Company

Zaber Technologies Inc

Zaber Technologies Inc

Zaber's extensive line of computer controlled motorized linear slides, miniature linear actuators, motorized rotary stages, motorized mirror mounts, goniometers and other devices, make automating sub-micron positioning applications quick, easy, and affordable.