Agility Robotics Raises $8 Million for Commercial Bipedal Robots

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to IEEE Spectrum Robotics Photo: Agility Robotics Today, Agility Robotics is announcing US $8 million in Series A funding “to … Continue reading Agility Robotics Raises $8 Million for Commercial Bipedal Robots

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You Can’t Touch Harvard’s New Ambulatory MicroRobot

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to IEEE Spectrum Robotics Photo: Harvard Microrobotics Lab Here’s a bit of background on the Harvard Ambulatory MicroRobot, or HAMR … Continue reading You Can’t Touch Harvard’s New Ambulatory MicroRobot

CES 2018: Delivery Robots are Full-Time Employees at a Las Vegas Hotel

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to IEEE Spectrum Robotics On the floor of CES, LG’s CLOi service robots got a lot of attention. But just … Continue reading CES 2018: Delivery Robots are Full-Time Employees at a Las Vegas Hotel

A US hardware store chain is giving its workers exoskeletons to help lift heavy objects

It’s not quite Sigourney Weaver in Aliens, but in one hardware store in the US, it’s about to feel like something out of a science-fiction movie. Lowe’s, the second-largest chain … Continue reading A US hardware store chain is giving its workers exoskeletons to help lift heavy objects

The rise of autonomous vehicles: A robotics expert predicts kids born in 2017 will never drive a car 

Henrik Christensen, director of the University of California San Diego’s Contextual Robotics Institute, has issued a jarring prophecy for the next generation: “My own prediction is that kids born today … Continue reading The rise of autonomous vehicles: A robotics expert predicts kids born in 2017 will never drive a car