Micro-Robots to be used for road work

Micro-Robots to be used for road work

Devices could be deployed in underground pipe networks, reducing need for roadworks The UK government is investing millions in the development of micro-robots designed to work in underground pipe networks and dangerous sites such as decommissioned nuclear...
Collaborative Robot Wants to Be Your Extra Set of Hands

Collaborative Robot Wants to Be Your Extra Set of Hands

This collaborative robot, or CoBot, is ready to help your team on the production floor. Aubo Robotics develops lightweight collaborative robot arms with 6 degrees of freedom for human-centric agile manufacturing. Their family of robots can carry a payload of 3, 5, 6,...
These robots want to bring you love

These robots want to bring you love

Japanese startup Groove X, founded by an alumni of SoftBank Group Corp’s robotics unit, has unveiled its first creation, a companion robot designed to make users happy. As Ivor Bennett reports the Lovot, a mash-up of “love” and “robot”,...
Combining Robots with IoT

Combining Robots with IoT

The Internet of Things is a popular vision of objects with internet connections sending information back and forth to make our lives easier and more comfortable. It’s emerging in our homes, through everything from voice-controlled speakers to smart temperature...