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Tag Archives: Robots
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The Airthings Wave is a smart radon detector for €199.   Intel said it would sell its nine-year-old IoT acquisition Wind River to private equity firm TPG this week. We explain why, and offer some...

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Business owners are always trying to increase productivity in the workplace. They can introduce exercise breaks, have standing meetings and organise team-building days. However, in the manufacturing...

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Robots may work in teams, but their personalities can be like chalk and cheese, says Internet of Things (IoT) writer and observer, Nick Booth. Take the Scandinavian robotic cops that are cleaning up...

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My new resolution is to be less robophobic, says Nick Booth. There are good reasons to fear these electronic ‘jobsworths’. Robots write apps, books, songs and slaughter chess grandmasters. Worse...

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A robotics project in Missouri, USA is looking to tackle world hunger by using autonomous vehicles to collect data that will aid the development of drought-resistant crops. For every story on how robots...

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South Korean tech giant LG has announced it will unveil a trio of new robots at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week.  Last year, LG launched several robots, and in 2018, it intends...

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Researchers at Cornell University, New York, are developing tiny, insect-inspired robots that don’t just look like the real thing. They think like it too.  Taking inspiration from nature and mimicking...

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Regulations limiting the number of delivery robots permitted on sidewalks have been passed, as activists push back against the rise of delivery automation startups. When a world-renowned centre of innovation...

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Online retailer Ocado has developed a robotic system capable of packing bags with all the care and dexterity of a human.  UK-based online grocery retailer Ocado has for some years been at the forefront...