AppHarvest Acquires Agricultural Robotics and AI Startup Root AI for $60M
April 8, 2021
Root AI's staff and executives will join AppHarvest and continue developing the Virgo "universal harvester" to apply robotics and AI to indoor farming.
Veo Robotics Obtains ISO Safety Certification for FreeMove
April 6, 2021
The FreeMove system, which includes purpose-built sensors and software to make industrial robots safer to operate around people, has been certified as Veo partners with more integrators.
Automate Forward Exceeds Goals, Demonstrates Robotics Growth, Says A3’s Jeff Burnstein
March 26, 2021
This week's Automate Forward event included discussions on innovation, helping businesses adopt robotics, and standards, said A3's president.
OnLogic Offers Cincoze GM-1000 Embedded GPU Computer
February 16, 2021
The Cincoze GM-1000 features an embedded MXM GPU, high-speed I/O and Intel Xeon CPUs for advanced embedded machine vision applications, company says.
Frontline Relief With 3D Printing
February 15, 2021
Additive manufacturing comes to the rescue in earthquake, tsunami, and even war.
Raytheon Technologies and Army Research Lab Pick 3D Systems’ Metal Additive Manufacturing Solutions
February 12, 2021
3D Systems' DMP Factory 500 solution will be part of research effort to develop topological optimization that accounts for heat transfer.
Warehouse Mobility Makes a Move
February 10, 2021
Mobile devices are getting significant upgrades that will improve point-of-use and enterprise productivity. Advances range from the move to Android systems to a consolidation of form factors while trying out...
FourKites Examines How Yard Management Systems Can Provide Increased Value for Shippers
February 9, 2021
The report, entitled “The State of Yard Management: Industry Report 2021,” was based on feedback from 375 respondents in various sectors, including consumer packaged goods (CPG), food & beverage, retail and manufacturing, with...
DreamVu Launches PAL and PAL Mini Omnidirectional 3D Vision Systems
January 12, 2021
DreamView said its 3D cameras address the expensive and complex sensor stacks in autonomous systems, helping robotics developers save system costs and speed time to market.
3D Printing in a Post-COVID-19 World
December 31, 2020
Mass customization and flexibility ensure additive manufacturing's role in the post-COVID world.
Siemens Closes the Loop on Autonomous Vehicle Development
November 19, 2020
SCAPTOR adds a data collection component to the Simcenter portfolio, accelerating the development of autonomous vehicles.
Top 20 Automatic Identification and Data Capture Suppliers 2020
November 13, 2020
As warehouse and DC operators find new ways to manage the impacts of the global pandemic, automatic identification and data capture solutions continue to play an important role in their...
Optomec Delivers 3D Electronics Printer for Medical Device Production
November 3, 2020
New Aerosol Jet system is optimized for industrial manufacturing.
Lift Truck Tech: Trends Converge Around Labor Efficiencies
October 6, 2020
The shiny new technology may be autonomous lift trucks, but the driverless truck is far from the only trend—and may not be the best step for some operations....
Easy Steps to Ensure Social Distancing at Your Facility
September 29, 2020
As many distribution centers have ramped up production and operations with the increasing demand, ensuring the safety of workers is critical.
Siemens and VSI Labs Co-Pilot Autonomous Vehicle Technology
September 28, 2020
Partnership leverages Siemens PAVE360 platform to create digital twin simulation for the validation and testing of VSI Labs Capability Demonstrator components.
Automating Dolly Positioning and Pallet Pocket Detection Tasks in Distribution Centers
September 28, 2020
SensorApps to allow for smooth automated flexibility of mobile robots in the warehouse.
Autonomous Vehicles Take VR Test Drive
September 15, 2020
Automakers explore augmented and virtual reality in vehicle development and to enhance the driving experience.
Autonomous Vehicle Design: An Exercise in Complexity
September 15, 2020
Vendors find new ways to build up toolkits for AV construction and simulation.