MassRobotics announces inaugural accelerator program cohort
February 12, 2024
Ten startups will each receive a $100,000 grant for business development as part of the accelerator. A $5 million MassTech development initiative will supply the funds.
MassTech Collaborative launches new $5M initiative to boost statewide robotics sector
February 5, 2024
MassTech launched a new $5 million collaborative effort to focus on support for robotics R&D, testing, commercialization and workforce development programs.
ABB Robotics, METTLER TOLEDO sign MOU to accelerate global adoption of flexible lab automation
February 2, 2024
ABB Robotics and METTLER Toledo will integrate ABB robots with METTLER Toledo’s LabX instrument management software to expedite adoption of flexible lab automation.
Niryo Studio software app launch aims to simplify usage of cobots
February 1, 2024
Niryo announced the launch of its Niryo Studio, a software program that aims to reduce code complexities and user background to enhance usability and functionality of its cobots.
Virtual Incision’s spaceMIRA surgical robot to test long-range remote capability on ISS
January 31, 2024
Virtual Incision sent its spaceMIRA surgical robot to the ISS to test long-range remote capabilities on surgical devices in hopes of greater utilization on Earth in under-served communities.
Robotics Factory opens applications for second Accelerate Program cohort
January 24, 2024
Innovation Works and the Pittsburgh Robotics Network will select several robotics startups for the program, providing up to $100,000 and office space for each company.
MassRobotics announces second annual university Form & Function Robotics Challenge
January 17, 2024
MassRobotics' second annual Form & Function Robotics Challenge encourages university teams to submit robotics or automation projects for cash prizes.
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.
GITAI Scores DARPA LunA-10 Project Proposal
December 15, 2023
Robotics startup emerges as key player in the advancement of lunar infrastructure and robotics.
Automated Pipetting Technique
December 5, 2023
The precise dosing of minute liquid volumes in a matter of seconds is crucial to the fields of medicine and natural sciences. As a result, the use of automated pipetting...
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.
Partnership Boosts STEM Skills in Native American Communities
November 28, 2023
The REC Foundation, in partnership with Amazon and Google, is helping student and indigenous teams showcase robotics skills and earn spots at the 2024 VEX Robotics World Championship.
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.
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.
Sarcos Delivers Guardian Sea Class Robot to Atlantas Marine
October 17, 2023
Sarcos has integrated its Guardian Sea Class robot with VideoRay's Defender remotely operated vehicle in an offering through Atlantas Marine.
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.
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.
Oceaneering Offers $200M in Senior Notes for Offshore and Mobile Robotics
September 25, 2023
Oceaneering, which provides both marine systems for remote inspection and mobile robots for logistics, is offering senior notes to mature in 2028.
Pittsburgh Robotics Network to Display Emerging Technologies at Pittsburgh Robotics Discovery Day
September 15, 2023
The Pittsburgh Robotics Network said this year's Pittsburgh Robotics Discovery Day will feature three zones for people to learn about new technologies.
Nauticus Robotics Gets Contract Extension From Leidos to Further Develop Undersea Systems
August 22, 2023
Nauticus Robotics is developing new systems based on its Aquanaut undersea robot and toolKITT software with funding from Leidos.