ASTM International to Host Exoskeleton Competition Designed for University Students
February 10, 2023
ASTM International will host its inaugural Exo Games in August this year at University of Central Lancashire. The deadline to apply to the exoskeleton competition is next week.
Rapid Robotics Partners With Yaskawa Motoman to Expand Industrial Robot Arm Applications
February 8, 2023
Rapid Robotics has integrated its Rapid Machine Operator software with Yaskawa Motoman's entire line of robot arms, and it has collaborated with cobot leader Universal Robots.
Wandelbots Partners With Yaskawa to Expand No-Code Robotics Offerings to U.S. Manufacturers
February 3, 2023
Wandelbots has named a U.S. vice president as it offers to lower the threshold to robotics adoption. A vocational school in Dresden is using the Wandelbots Teaching software.
NVIDIA Jetson Orin NX 16 GB System on Module Offers to Boost Edge AI Performance
January 27, 2023
NVIDIA Jetson Orin NX 16 GB is a new module intended to support AI applications, delivering 3X the performance of AGX Xavier and 5X that of Jetson Xavier NX.
Soft Robotics Uses NVIDIA Isaac Sim to Apply Automation to $8T Food Market
January 19, 2023
Soft Robotics has used synthetic data and simulation to train its mGripAI system to accurately and safely pick food items that may be occluded in a pile or reflecting light.
Atlas Humanoid Robot Gets a Grip in New Videos From Boston Dynamics
January 18, 2023
Atlas is now able to do more humanlike motions, thanks to software and electrical development around perception, locomotion, and manipulation at Boston Dynamics.
Digital Twins Direct 3D Printing to Accurately Repair Metal Parts, Finds Tokyo University of Science
January 16, 2023
Digital twins, in the form of automatically generated metal powder deposition elements and predictions of forming process conditions, can help mechanical repairs.
Oxbotica Raises $140M Series C to Deploy Universal Autonomy Operating System Worldwide
January 11, 2023
Oxbotica, which has developed the Universal Autonomy software for self-driving vehicles, has raised money to continue growing its worldwide partnerships and customer base.
Team PoliMOVE Makes a ‘Threepeat,’ Winning Indy Autonomous Challenge at CES 2023
January 8, 2023
Team PoliMOVE literally passed the competition, as nine university teams raced fully autonomous cars at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway as part of CES 2023.
NVIDIA Updates Isaac Sim to Advance Simulation for Robotics
January 3, 2023
NVIDIA has added features to its simulation platforms, including Isaac Sim and DRIVE, to apply AI and accelerate the development of robots and autonomous vehicles.
MOV.AI Releases Flow Development Environment to Simplify ROS Robot Development
December 14, 2022
MOV.AI Flow is a new visual IDE intended to speed up and streamline software development with the Robot Operating System. It is free and open-source.
ABB RobotStudio Cloud Enables Programming Collaboration in Real Time
December 7, 2022
ABB RobotStudio Cloud includes new and updated features to ease robot programming from anywhere, including simplified interfaces, version control, and digital twins.
Formant, Kinova Partner to Enable Gen3 Robot Arm Teleoperation, Encourage Adoption
December 7, 2022
Formant explains how its browser-based application will enable smooth teleoperation of kinova's Gen3 robot arm for a variety of applications and industries.
Gecko Robotics to Help U.S. Air Force Modernize ICBM Facilities
December 6, 2022
Gecko Robotics has been awarded an SBIR contract to integrate concrete evaluation technology into its crawling robots to aid the rapid modernization of the nuclear triad.
Markforged Adds Simulation Features to Additive Manufacturing Software
November 15, 2022
Markforged's new Simulation software enabled Larsen Motorsports to design and produce 3D printed steering wheels faster and with fewer iterations.
Photoneo Unveils New Robotic Possibilities With New Color 3D Camera
November 8, 2022
By combining 3D machine vision with the ability to capture motion and color information, Photoneo's MotionCam-3D Color opens new robotics applications.
GreyOrange CEO Explains How and Where Mobile Robots Can Add Value
November 3, 2022
GreyOrange has been expanding in the Americas after recent funding. Its CEO explains the value of mobile robots and orchestration software in meeting constant peak demand.
ABAGY Launches Welding Robot Demonstration Workcell in California
October 28, 2022
ABAGY, which has developed subscription software for adaptive robotic welding, has opened demonstration sites with partners in Illinois, Kansas, and California.
NVIDIA Isaac ROS Release Features Open-Source Fleet Management Tools for Autonomous Mobile Robots
October 20, 2022
This release includes new cloud– and edge-to-robot task management and monitoring software for autonomous mobile robot (AMR) fleets, as well as additional features for ROS 2 developers.
Formant Free Tier Offers Early Stage Robotics Companies Cloud Monitoring Platform
October 19, 2022
Formant Free is a version of Formant's cloud management platform designed to give roboticists and startups an easy way to monitor, teleoperate, and access their devices.