Sweeper robot picked a pepper, how many peppers did sweeper robot pick?

Sweeper is a sweet pepper harvesting robot and the first generation greenhouse harvesting robot in the market.

With a decreasing workforce willing to do repetitive work in harsh, greenhouse climate conditions, Sweeper wants to solve the problem of labor availability, labor costs, food safety and quality.

This robot brings the grocery store to your doorstep

  Robomart wants to revolutionize the way you buy groceries. They’re on a “mission to build the world’s most accessible grocery store”. Robomart wants to make grocery shopping as easy as Amazon and arrive at your doorstep as fast as Uber. “Only a tiny fraction of the...

Bringing toys to life with robotic skins

Scientists at Yale University have developed robotic skins that give inanimate objects the ability to move.

Fly drones with your mind

  A team from the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore trained 14 people to control a multirotor drone using commercially available EEG headsets, devices that use small electrodes to test the electrical activity in your...

New mindset for autonomous vehicles

It is September 2035. You have to travel from your London home-pod to a 9.30am summit in St Andrews, the home of golf, 30 miles northeast of Edinburgh. You command your smart alarm clock, which has woken you up at 7am, to have a driverless Mercedes-Benz F105 ready to...

Nuro autonomous vehicle startup releases report on delivering safety

Nuro, the self-driving delivery startup founded by a pair of Google veterans, released its voluntary safety report on Thursday. Titled “Delivering Safety,” the 33-page document outlines the technology and procedures Nuro is using to safely deploy its fleet of...

BMW unveils a video of self-driving motorcycle

BMW has revealed a self-driving motorcycle that can speed around a racetrack and even park itself without anyone sat on top. The vehicle is powered by intelligent software that can turn, accelerate, lean around corners and brake with no human input. BMW hopes the AI...

Distributed, real-time framework for robots

Evaluation of ROS 2.0 communications for real-time robotic applications The content of this article comes from “Real-time Linux communications: an evaluation of the Linux communication stack for real-time robotic applications” available at...

Autonomous robot wants to help honeybees pollinate

[embedded content] Honeybee populations are declining at a terrifying rate. This poses a significant threat to agriculture, the economy, and pretty much life as we know it, due to bees’ crucial role as some of the natural world’s best pollinators. Could robots help?...

Creepy Pediatric Robot to Train Doctors

A lifelike pediatric robot capable of speaking, crying, bleeding and mimicking various ailments is creeping out doctors in training, Digital Trends reported Monday. Touted by its creators as "the world's most advanced pediatric patient simulator," Pediatric Hal was...

Robots to care for the elderly?

Among the symptoms of dementia is a phenomenon called “sundowners syndrome”: an increase in agitation, confusion, and anxiety as late afternoon transitions to evening. Its cause isn’t well understood; circadian rhythm disruptions precipitated by the change in light,...

Robot traveling through water pipes can detect leaks

It sounds unbelievable, but each day around 20 percent of clean water produced in the world is lost as the result of leaky pipes. According to the American Society of Civil Engineers, this amounts to an estimated 6 billion gallons of clean water per day in the U.S....

Robots taking over Restaurants

The latest robot restaurants popping up around the planet are perhaps a sign of what’s to come. China’s Alibaba has opened an ingenious automated eatery called Robot.he, in its Shanghai Hema Supermarket. The restaurant offers a “Jetsons like food experience” to quote...

Underwater robot ready to hunt starfish in Australia

A robot submarine able to hunt and kill the predatory crown-of-thorns starfish devastating the Great Barrier Reef was unveiled by Australian researchers on Friday. Scientists at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) said the robot, named the RangerBot and...

Robots in porn

Sex robots have made their debut into the world of adult entertainment. Studio producers Private have collaborated with a babe bot brothel company called Lumidolls to film a 28-minute movie. Adult performers Sofia Curly and Dorian Del Isla star in the film which is...

Security robots want to make Casinos safer

Pechanga Resort & Casino has a couple of new high-tech machines, and they aren’t part of the resort’s gaming collection. The Temecula resort added two security robots in July to enhance safety at the property. One, named “Buddy,” resembles a giant R2-D2 combined with...

Robotic surgery system to start performing operations next year

A British company has unveiled a new robotic surgery system, which is expected to operate on patients for the first time next year. The Versius robot, designed and built in Cambridge, is a rival to the American da Vinci system, which is used in more than 70 hospitals...

Cute robotic butler is here to serve you

This multi-compartment robot is actually a butler...  

Children trust robots even when they’re wrong

If you’ve ever struggled to get your children to listen to you, new research from the University of Plymouth may pose a possible solution – robots. In the newly-released study Children conform, adults resist, researchers analysed the way children and adults react to...

Apple’s concept car with haptic seats and new tech sunroof?

  Project Titan has eluded the public for quite some time, leaving many of us to wonder what final form Apple’s autonomous car will take, but today’s report might shed some new light. Concept car renders showcase an automobile that takes a minimalistic approach that...