Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews

How the Combination of Robotics and AI Can Transform Industries

“High levels of up-front expenditure, both in development and hardware, characterise the space, typically demanding large scale pain points before investment begins.”

The Shift to Driverless Trucks Will Open Up Fulfilling Careers

Tests over the past five years around the globe show that autonomous trucks can be efficiently/effectively deployed now for standard environments but are not ready to handle such things as inclement weather, construction zones and similar issues.

iRobot Introduces the Root Coding Robot Through Acquisition of Root Robotics

Root uses three levels of coding language, from simple graphical blocks for young children to full text coding for more advanced users.

Industrial Robots Stepping in to Help Economies with Inadequate and Expensive Labor Force

The process of training robots through virtual Reality is referred to as Imitation learning. This technique assists a robot to absorb several skills in a low-cost and low risk environment. The robots can easily mimic the human, guided by machine learning algorithms.

Robotics Is Paving New Ground In Construction

With robots available to fulfill most of the mundane jobs in construction, human workers will now be able to concentrate on more skill-oriented tasks.

The Next-Gen of IT Robotic Automation is powered by AI!

Robotic automation process is a kind of application which offers software configuration in computers. Such process further helps in interpreting and capturing the transaction, manipulated data, processing responses, and creating a communication process ...

What is Deep Learning

Deep learning is a machine learning technique that teaches computers to learn by example just as we learned as a child. We see this technology in autonomous vehicles.

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Robotics and Automation - Featured Stories

Domino's® and Nuro Partner to Bring Autonomous Pizza Delivery to Houston

Domino’s and Nuro are joining forces on autonomous pizza delivery using the custom unmanned vehicle known as the R2. The global leader in pizza delivery will use Nuro’s unmanned fleet to serve select Houston Domino’s customers who place orders online later this year.

Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) Launches MiR Finance - a "Robot as a Service" (RaaS) Leasing Program

New option lowers financial barriers for investing in autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), enables immediate ROI and offers mobile robots at as little as $5.49 per hour

North American Robot Orders Down Slightly in First Quarter 2019

North American companies ordered a total of 7,876 robots valued at $423 million during the three months, a decline of 3.5 percent in units and 3.2 percent in dollars compared to the first quarter of 2018.

Robotics and Automation - News Headlines

Youcan Robot Makes New Splash with Global Launch of Underwater Drone BW Space Pro

The 3-year-old company has unveiled a new model called BW Space Pro with innovations like a 6x zoom lens, a feature that is so far nonexistent in products from competitors. Company founder and chief executive officer Snow Lee says the new drone creates a better user experience, with live-streaming increasingly identified as one of its many - and possibly most lucrative - applications.

Q&A released with IOM - UN Migration ahead of the Social Media in the Defence and Military Sector 2019 Conference

SMi reports: A senior expert from the IOM - UN Migration will be presenting at the Social Media in the Defence and Military Sector conference this November

Agenda released for Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability conference and Active Protection Systems Focus Day 2019

SMi reports: Agenda just released for Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability 2019

What's New at PACK EXPO Las Vegas and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO this Year

A growing show means more features…find out what PMMI has in store for 2019

P3™: New Patent / New Product

World's smallest brushless servomotor controller (with integrated encoder).

Robotics and Automation - Featured Product

Robotmaster – The Most Advanced Offline Robot Programming Software

Robotmaster - The Most Advanced Offline Robot Programming Software

Robotmaster delivers unmatched, full-function off-line programming capability for robots - easy programming of precise robot motion control and quick generation of path trajectories of any size, with minimal programmer intervention. Our strong background in CAD/CAM (Computer Aided Manufacturing) software has enabled us to bring a revolutionary approach to programming industrial robots.

Robotics and Automation - Featured Company

Dorner Mfg. Corp.

Dorner Mfg. Corp.

Founded in 1966 and based in Hartland, Wisconsin, Dorner is a privately held World Leader in the design, applications, manufacturing, and integration of conveyor systems. Companies from over 1,200 different industries worldwide turn to Dorner to achieve improved efficiency, productivity, and a positive ROI.