Tag Archives: Robot

31Aug/21

Driving Will be Outlawed by 2050, says IDTechEx

Autonomous cars will match or exceed human safety by 2024, after which they will grow rapidly at a CAGR of 30% finds IDTechEx’s new report ‘Autonomous Cars, Robotaxis & Sensors 2022–2042’. By the 2040s, they will be capable of fulfilling the world’s mobility needs without a single collision. So why should humans be allowed to continue driving? Continue reading

14Mar/21

AI-Powered Robot Vacuum Cleaner Dreame Bot L10 Pro Aims to Deliver the Most Intelligent Cleaning Experience

Dreame Technology, a growing innovative company specialized in smart home cleaning appliances, is going to launch its brand new AI-powered robot vacuum cleaner, Dreame Bot L10 Pro that features precise navigation, intelligent obstacle recognition and avoidance, as well as simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) for 3D environment. Continue reading

12Jan/21

World’s First Robotic Kitchen Launched

– Most advanced domestic robot ever – cooks from scratch and even cleans up afterwards

– Six years research and testing with 100 strong design and engineering team

– Incorporates Italian design with world-leading German technology

– Choose from 5000 recipes or record your own using family favorites

LONDON, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The world’s first robotic kitchen was showcased today at CES 2021 (Consumer Electronics Show), one of the world’s premier consumer technology shows. Created by British technology company, Moley Robotics, the system features a dexterous robot integrated into a luxury kitchen, that prepares freshly-cooked meals at the touch of a button. Continue reading

31Dec/20

General-purpose Robotics Company Flexiv Closes Series B Funding of Over 100M USD

World-leading general-purpose robotics company Flexiv Ltd. has closed an over 100m USD Series B round with major investors including Meituan, Meta Capital, New Hope Group, Longwood, YF Capital, Gaorong Capital, GSR Ventures and Plug and Play, marking the largest single-round fundraising ever in the field of general-purpose robotics. Continue reading

06Jun/20

VIVOTEK Joins ENOVA Robotics Police Robot Project to Enforce COVID-19 Lockdown in Tunisia

In times of uncertainty, as a global leading IP surveillance solution provider, VIVOTEK (TWSE: 3454) is honored to be part of the police robot “P-Guard” project in Tunisia. Produced by ENOVA Robotics, the P-Guard robot has been deployed on the streets by the interior ministry of Tunisia to impose lockdown restrictions on citizens and to help slow the spread of coronavirus. Read more

28Jan/18

Toothpaste ingredient could fight malaria, research shows

Research carried out in part by an artificially-intelligent (AI) ‘robot scientist’ has found that a common ingredient of toothpaste could be developed to fight drug-resistant strains of malaria. Scarlett Cvitanovich reports. Continue reading

29Sep/17

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn calls for tax on robots

Calls from the British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to publicly manage automation this week have led to speculation he is looking to tax robots, but how would that work?
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07Aug/17

Chinese robots taken down after rogue outburst

China has taken down two online robots that appeared to go rogue, responding to users’ questions with one saying its dream was to travel to the United States and the other admitting it wasn’t a huge fan of Chinese Communist Party. Grace Lee reports. Continue reading

27Jul/17

Home maps collected by Roomba could be sold to tech giants

The maker of Roomba robot vacuum iRobot said they could share or sell maps of users’ homes to tech companies, such as Amazon, for profit. Continue reading