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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.

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.

Business Perspectives and the Impacts of COVID-19 - Q&A with Universal Robots

Universal Robots’ VP of Operations and Supply Chain, Martin Kjærbo shares with us his thoughts on how Universal Robots is managing through the pandemic as well as insights into what the future of Robotics and Automation may be.

How Robots Are Changing On-Site Construction

The introduction of construction robotics may prove to be a tipping point for this industry. How are robots changing on-site construction today, and where can we expect to see them in the future?

Case Study: Swiss Productions Maximizes Output with Two Productive Robotics OB7 Cobots

A high quality, efficient, and reliable screw CNC machine shop making two million parts per month, Swiss Productions gained a competitive advantage by implementing two OB7 cobots on their CNC mills to eliminate idle spindle time and maximize production.

Enough Space for a Cool Head - Case Study from Schmalz, Inc.

What should you do if you want an ergonomic lifting aid, but your ceiling height is too low for conventional crane systems? Schmalz’s solution is a modular flat jib made of aluminum that guarantees smooth movement sequences, even in rooms with low ceilings.

Battling The Recycling Crisis With Robotics

If robotics technology is going to keep oceans and rivers clean, it will need human help. Humans and robots working together is essential in order to effectively manage the recycling crisis.

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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.

AI and Robots Redefining the Construction Industry

AI-enabled construction robots are helping the construction industry realize its true potential by simplifying the laborious tasks and executing them with precision.

The Increased Role of Robots Post Pandemic

As contact becomes more dangerous, and people pivot to working from home, robots have emerged as a powerful tool for businesses and organizations wanting to keep everyone safe.

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Vecna Robotics Recognized for Excellence in Robotics, Supply Chain and Logistics Automation

Leader in Autonomous Mobile Robots and Workflow Orchestration Recognized by MIT Startup Exchange, Robotics Business Review and Supply & Demand Chain Executive

InOrbit Raises $2.6 Million to Lead RobOps Movement

Seed round funding comes as company expands offerings for robotics companies looking to scale their robot fleets.

Active Optical Armored HDMI 2.0 Cable Assemblies

OCP Group has released a new series of AOC HDMI 2.0 Cable assemblies delivering clear, EMI/RFI immune signal performance up to 100 meters without external power. The cables feature a very lightweight, small OD cable that has a 45 mm bend radius for maximum flexibility. Stainless steel tube shielding further-amplifies their use for the most challenging environments.

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LORD Sensing Systems - Inertial Sensing Products
LORD Sensing Systems - Inertial Sensing Products

LORD Sensing Systems - Inertial Sensing Products

The C-series high performing inertial sensor package provides an OEM form-factor that is optimized for size and weight in Off Highway, Unmanned Ground Vehicles/Mobile Robots and Unmanned Aerial Systems. It's compact and low-profile anodized aluminum housing can be connected directly to a printed circuit board using a UART header or a Samtec FFSD ribbon cable and 2-56 fasteners.

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Parker LORD – MicroStrain Sensing Products

Parker LORD - MicroStrain Inertial Sensing Products manufactures the smallest and lightest industrial-grade inertial sensors available that are used in advanced manufacturing, off-highway vehicles, commercial and military manned and unmanned vehicles, and civil structures. Products come temperature compensated using a proprietary calibration process and include inclinometers, vertical reference units, IMUs, AHRS and INS/GPS for navigation, stabilization, mobile mapping, terrain compensation and more. Contact LORD for additional custom designed solutions.