Percepto Receives Key FAA Approval
December 5, 2023
Latest move allows a single operator to remotely man a full fleet of up to 30 Percepto drones, facilitating large-scale inspection exercises.
ROCK Robotics Broadens Reach for LiDAR Processing
November 14, 2023
New ROCK 50 plan offers six months of free LiDAR processing for select customers.
Enhance Facility Flexibility and Agility With Mobile Robots
October 28, 2023
Mobile robots, including AGVs, AMRs, and self-driving lift trucks, can add capabilities and throughput to nearly any facility, writes one columnist.
Eureka From NVIDIA Research Uses Large Language Models to Train Robots
October 20, 2023
Eureka is an NVIDIA Research AI agent that can teach multiple types of robots to perform complex tasks.
JOUAV Designs Commercial VTOL Drones to Navigate Industry Trends
October 8, 2023
JOUAV has developed industrial vertical takeoff and landing uncrewed aerial systems that it said use AI and modular payloads to gather data for inspection, security, and other uses.
Near Earth Autonomy and Kaman Air Vehicles Secure U.S. Army Contract for Heavy Lift VTOL Capability
October 7, 2023
Near Earth Autonomy and Kaman have secured a new contract to demonstrate a modular uncrewed aerial system for resupplying troops, conducting surveillance, and other missions.
Northeastern Researchers Explore the Arctic With Robot to Learn How Fast Glaciers Are Melting
September 30, 2023
Northeastern University researchers are working to advance study of climate change by taking data collected by an autonomous surface vessel and building models of glacier activity.
Advanced Navigation Opens High-Tech Robotics Manufacturing Facility
September 28, 2023
Advanced Navigation has opened a facility in New South Wales, Australia, to commercialize technologies and develop the country's high-tech workforce.
Flytrex Launches New Autonomous Order Pickup With Leading Quick Service Restaurants
September 14, 2023
Flytrex said its new Autonomous Pickup capability, which allows restaurants and retailers to cut steps in delivering goods by drones, can save time and money.
ff Venture Capital to Be First In-Residence Investor With GENIUS NY Accelerator
September 14, 2023
ff Venture Capital is opening an office in Syracuse, N.Y., and will support competitions and events with GENIUS NY for drone and robotics startups in the region.
MassRobotics to Host Sixth Annual RoboBoston and Robot Block Party
September 12, 2023
MassRobotics and partners including Boston Seaport by WS Development will offer educational opportunities and show the public robotics and related technologies on Sept. 28 and 30.
Caltech Aims All Terrain M4 Morphobot at NASA Mars Mission
August 31, 2023
Caltech, Northeastern University, and NASA Jet Propulsion Lab have developed the Multi-Modality Mobility Morphobot to fly, drive, walk, and combine motions for dynamic travel.
AeroVironment to Acquire Tomahawk Robotics for $120M for Robot Control Systems
August 24, 2023
AeroVironment is adding Tomahawk Robotics' AI-enabled robotic control systems to its connectivity and uncrewed systems portfolio for defense usage.
Recogni Says Pegasus PCIe and Scorpio Inference Can Enable Any Autonomous Mobility Application
August 24, 2023
Recogni said multiple self-driving applications can use its its Pegasus card, which works with Scorpius and its SDK for high compute at low power.
TPI Joins GeoCue Distribution Network to Deliver Drone Lidar to Poland
July 31, 2023
TPI will add GeoCue's TrueView 3D imaging sensors and LP360 photogrammetry software to its geospatial offerings.
Autonomous Robots and Drones Rise in Warehouses
July 29, 2023
Autonomous robots and drones are becoming more capable, thanks to advances in sensing, navigation, swarm coordination, and charging schemes, according to InvenSense.
Verity Gets Investment From Qualcomm for Inventory Drone Race
July 17, 2023
Verity, which has developed autonomous drones and data analytics to improve inventory management for 'zero-error warehouses,' welcomed Qualcomm Ventures to its backers.
AMD and MassRobotics Announce Five Winners of the AMD Robotics Innovation Challenge
July 12, 2023
AMD and MassRobotics announced the five startups that won the AMD Robotics Innovation Challenge, as well as three runners up. They all demonstrated new robot applications.
Bedrock Raises $25.5M Series A for Robots for Seafloor Exploration and Offshore Wind Energy
July 12, 2023
Bedrock Ocean Explorations has raised funding to continue development of its autonomous underwater vehicle for oceanographic data acquisition and its cloud platform.
Advanced Navigation Expands Boreas Fiber Optic Gyroscope Line With New A Series
July 11, 2023
Advanced Navigation said its new Boreas A90 and A70 inertial measurement units offer accurate navigation for autonomous vehicles, field robots, and subsea systems.