Unmanned & Other Topics - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Simbe Robotics and Advantage Solutions Partner to Bring In-Store Visibility to Leading Consumer Goods Manufacturers

Pilot program empowers global companies with shelf data to uncover in-store opportunities.

Supply Chain Drones and Fog Computing

Given the high costs associated with almost all forms of delivery—shipping, trucking and aviation—it’s not surprising that industries are exploring how drones can augment traditional delivery methods to reduce costs.

Talking IMTS with MiR Robots

We will showcase our latest autonomous mobile robot, the MiR500 which will have its American launch at IMTS. MiR500 is designed to automate the transportation of pallets and heavy loads across industries.

What’s Trending in the Automotive World and How Energy Storage Fits In

Incorporating ultracapacitors with batteries will greatly enable connectivity and autonomous driving features, helping automakers achieve the next level of innovation.

Mobile Robotics: Understand The Advent, Present And Future Advancement

Businesses in Japan are the pioneers in using mobile robots in various business sectors today which includes distribution centers, auto manufacturing, pharmaceutical packaging, foundries and more.

BrainOS for Commercial Robotic Navigation

For commercial robotics–where hitting a wall or a person with an 800-pound machine would be catastrophic–being confident that the robot is safe, secure, and well supported is critical.

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Swift Navigation Case Study: Northstar Robotics

By coupling its cloud and open autonomy platforms to disrupt agriculture, Northstar Robotics is on track to solve farm labor shortages and reduce farm input costs.

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Unmanned & Other Topics - Featured Stories

First fully automated reception desk in Poland works in Opole

The software was created as a solution for companies, hotels, hospitals and all facilities that handle personal customer service. Robot-the receptionist welcomes and says goodbye to customers and provides all essential information.

LG Set To Define Future Of Artificial Intelligence At New North American AI Research Labs

Silicon Valley and Toronto Labs to Drive Evolution of Advanced AI Technologies Across Multiple Touchpoints

A.I.-equipped Robots to Take on Task of Inspecting Piers and Bridges More Frequently

Researchers at Stevens Institute of Technology are developing algorithms that teach robots to adapt to the constantly changing dynamics of the sea in order to address one of our nation’s greatest concerns: protecting and preserving our aging water-rooted infrastructure.

Unmanned & Other Topics - News Headlines

Active Protection Systems (APS) Tech Integrator from the Israeli MoD to present at SMi's Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability APS focus day

SMi reports: Israeli MoD to present at SMi's Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability Active Protection Systems focus day

Pre And Post Event Workshops And Training to be Offered At Commercial UAV Expo

Presented by Airgon, Flyability, Microdrones, Pix4d, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and ASPRS

Khronos Group Announces New Specifications, Standards Updates, Initiatives and Demonstrations at SIGGRAPH

Khronos demonstrates portable OpenXR apps on VR headsets from StarVR and Microsoft; NNEF 1.0 specification for Neural Network Exchange Released; New glTF extensions and ecosystem tools available; Khronos opens Education Forum to support academic programs teaching Khronos standards

Unmanned & Other Topics - Featured Product

Swift Naviagtion - High-Precision GPS Accuracy for Robotics

Swift Naviagtion - High-Precision GPS Accuracy for Robotics

Duro® is a ruggedized version of the Piksi® Multi RTK GNSS receiver from Swift Navigation. Built to be tough, Duro is ideal for robotics applications and is designed for integration into existing equipment. This affordable, easy-to-deploy GNSS sensor is protected against weather, moisture, vibration, dust, water immersion and the unexpected that can occur in outdoor long-term deployments. Download the Duro vibration testing white paper from Swift Navigation.

Unmanned & Other Topics - Featured Company

Swift Navigation

Swift Navigation

Swift's GNSS solutions deliver an order-of-magnitude higher precision at a fraction of the cost of traditional GPS solutions and are designed and assembled in California, USA. With customers around the world, Swift is already at work navigating an automated future in autonomous vehicles, UAV, robotics, survey, control, agriculture and other industries.