CES 2024: Orbbec rolls out Gemini 2 XL camera
January 12, 2024
The Orbbec Gemini 2 XL camera is made for AI-based vision developers looking for an affordable, wide FOV RGB-D PoE camera with high-performance over a long range and varied lighting condition.
Dallas Manufacturing Sector to See at Cowboys Stadium How Robots Can Mitigate Labor Shortages
November 3, 2023
Olympus Controls plans to show at the Waves of Innovation event how manufacturers can benefit from robotics with workforce optimization and increased productivity.
TuSimple Patents Technologies to Show, Protect Progress in Autonomous Trucking
November 3, 2023
TuSimple has obtained about 600 patents, 72 in the first half of 2023. The autonomous truck developer discusses why intellectual property protection is important to watch.
NVIDIA Robotics Research Lab to Present 15 Papers at Conference on Robot Learning
October 30, 2023
NVIDIA will present its AI and simulation advances at CoRL, and NVIDIA Jetson is helping researchers develop a robot for undersea data collection.
Mecalux Launches Robotic Picking System With Siemens AI Technology
October 26, 2023
Mecalux said its collaborative robot incorporates Siemens' SIMATIC Robot Pick AI technology based on deep learning algorithms to streamline picking.
Electric Sheep Acquires Phenix Landscape and Complete Landscaping to Grow Robotic Mowing
October 13, 2023
Electric Sheep, which provides AI mowing robots, has acquired two landscaping firms as part of its outdoor service expansion strategy.
Robotics Developer Builds Autonomous Wheelchair With NVIDIA Jetson
October 3, 2023
NVIDIA Jetson enabled one robotics developer to build an autonomous wheelchair designed to be affordable and to use AI at the edge.
Sarcos Gets $13.8M Air Force Contract to Advance AI and Machine Learning for Guardian Robots
September 29, 2023
Sarcos Defense has won a U.S. Air Force contract to continue developing software for its Guardian line of robots to enable them to learn from observation.
Robots and ChatGPT Can Help Tackle Loneliness, Observes Investor
September 6, 2023
Robots and ChatGPT are getting a lot of hype, but they could actually improve the lives of older adults, notes ff Venture Capital's Oliver Mitchell.
Humanoid Robot Holy Grail: Decoding the Language of Human Touch
September 3, 2023
The sense of touch is something humans take for granted, but recent advances promise to make robots safer and more useful, in contrast to the hype and fears around humanoid...
Intuition Robotics Gets $25M in New Funding After Commercial Launch of ElliQ Social Companion
August 29, 2023
Intuition Robotics plans to use its latest funding to support growth, further develop ElliQ's capabilities with AI, and help meet the demand to alleviate loneliness.
READY Robotics Explains How to Build a Robotics Plugin for ChatGPT
August 5, 2023
ChatGPT is all the rage, and applying it to industrial robots is possible with a vendor-agnostic plugin, explains READY Robotics.
Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence Names New CEO, Develops Phone2Proc to Train Robots
June 25, 2023
The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence announced researcher and entrepreneur Ali Farhadi as CEO. The organization's work includes Phone2Proc for robot training.
Intrinsic and Siemens to Integrate Software, AI for Industrial Automation
June 23, 2023
Intrinsic and Siemens are exploring interoperability between AI-based robots and industrial automation to speed up the deployment and operation of flexible work cells.
Xaba and Lockheed Martin Collaborate to Test Cognitive Autonomous Robots in Airframe Manufacturing
June 20, 2023
The companies performed a set of tests to see the value of Xaba's XCongition artificial neural network model for drilling and welding tasks.
Boston Dynamics Adds Capabilities to Spot Robot, Names Levatas as Certified Technology Partner
June 7, 2023
Boston Dynamics has partnered with Levatas to add visual inspection capabilities to Spot, and it has added safety functionality and hardware to the quadruped robot.
Viroteq.ai Wins Virtual Stacking Challenge at ICRA 2023 and Launches RobotStackr
June 7, 2023
Viroteq said its award-winning algorithm allows its robots to automatically handle boxes of previously unknown dimensions and determine their optimal placement.
NVIDIA Announces Generative AI, Isaac AMR Platform, and Electronics Industry Users at Computex
May 29, 2023
NVIDIA announced new computing hardware, simulation software, and the Isaac AMR reference platform for mobile robots at the Computex event for electronics manufacturers in Taiwan.
Sanctuary AI Unveils Phoenix, Sixth Generation Humanoid ‘General Purpose’ Robot
May 17, 2023
Sanctuary Cognitive Systems said the latest version of its Phoenix general-purpose humanoid robot is already capable of completing hundreds of tasks for customers in multiple industries.
Otto Group Works With Covariant to Apply AI Robotics to Its Logistics Network
May 10, 2023
Otto Group, which claimed to be one of Europe's largest online retailers, plans to deploy hundreds of robots using Covariant's "brain" in its fulfillment centers.