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NVIDIA Puts Isaac Sim on the Cloud, Releases Isaac Nova Orin for Mobile Robot Developers
NVIDIA said that Isaac Sim is now available on the cloud, that Jetson Orin Nano has 80x performance over Xavier, and that Isaac Nova Orin reference platform is out.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln to Lead $25M Project for Robotics Innovation
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is among the partners that will benefit from a $25 million award as part of the Build Back Better Regional Challenge program.

Southwestern Pennsylvania Gets $62.7M Grant to Build Robotics and Autonomy Cluster
The Southwestern Pennsylvania New Economy Collaborative is among the recipients of federal Build Back Better Regional Challenge grants for technology and workforce development.

Vietnam Farmers Find Greater ROI With XAG Agricultural Drone
XAG recently shared the story of a Vietnamese rice farmer who has started to replace human workers with drones.

Solinftec to Release Solix Sprayer Robot for Precise Pesticide Application
Solinftec is working with McKinney Corp. to manufacture its new Solix Sprayer robot for agricultural markets in North and South America.

Robotics and Automation Help Companies Through Economic Challenges, Says Thomas H. Lee Partners
Thomas H. Lee Partners is a leading investor in supply chain and logistics automation startups. Despite economic headwinds, the private equity firm still sees robots as transformative.

NileCAM81_CUOAGX Multi-Camera System From e-con Systems Offers High Resolution for Robots
NileCAM81_CUOAGX can deliver high resolution in a variety of conditions, making it suitable for robots, autonomous vehicles, and other applications, says e-con Systems.

NVIDIA Jetson AGX Orin 32GB Production Modules Now Available; Partner Ecosystem Appliances and Servers Arrive
NVIDIA said nearly three dozen partners are offering systems based on its new Jetson AGX Orin module to help customers accelerate AI and robotics deployments.

Stratom Launches RAPID System for Autonomous Refueling, Recharging, and Liquid Transfer
Stratom said it is the only U.S. company delivering customized autonomous refueling capabilities to enhance safety and resource optimization in logistics and transportation applications.

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Precision and Automation in Manufacturing
In this Special Focus Issue, learn how robot precision is improving with advances in perception, software, and controls, leading to new applications in manufacturing and other industries.

FORT Robotics to Use Series B Funding to Expand Machine Communications Platform
FORT Robotics, which has raised $25 million in Series B funding, offers hardware and software to help keep connected devices such as robots safe and secure.

Innovation at the Intersection of Agriculture and Robotics
University researchers are testing autonomous systems in the agricultural space as they hope to expand robotics reach in the industry.

University of Leeds Scientists Discuss the Role of Automation in Global Sustainability
A new report outlines the findings of a team of international researchers related to automation, sustainability, and human-to-robot relationships.

Ondas Holdings, Owner of American Robotics, Plans to Acquire Airobotics
Ondas Holdings, which owns American Robotics and Ardenna, said Airobotics' "drone in a box" will complement its American Robotics BVLOS drones and Ardenna data analytics offerings.

Modern Machine Vision Helps Robotics Provide Value
From robots that can know when to snap a photo to systems that can identify ripe or moldy fruit, vision technology is not only able to perceive things but also...

Continental Adds Agriculture to Autonomous Mobile Robot Product Line
Continental, which has moved from automotive supplies to autonomous mobile robots, is expanding into agricultural systems with its new partners at Octiva.

Collaborative Robotics, Led by Former Amazon Robotics VP and Scale AI CTO Brad Porter, Launches With $10M
Collaborative Robotics, a new startup founded by former Amazon engineer Brad Porter, is developing a mobility system that it says is designed to work both indoors and outdoors.

Robots Don’t Need to Cost an Arm and a Leg
From picking cucumbers and preparing meals in restaurants to packing chocolates, more agile and affordable robots are increasingly accessible.

AGCO to Use Apex.OS SDK for Fendt Xaver Self Driving Agricultural Vehicle
AGCO, which previously invested in Apex.AI, will use the Apex.OS software development kit with its Fendt Xaver autonomous farming robot concept.

Scythe Robotics’ Autonomous Lawn Mower Designed to Make Landscaping More Efficient
Hoping to make a mark with large scale landscape contractors, Scythe Robotics is on the fifth generation of its autonomous lawn mower.



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