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Rescue Robots' Long Road Ahead

One day robots could come to your rescue. First, they have to learn to walk.<p>In 2012, DARPA announced the most ambitious robotics competition in history. To kick-start the development of robotic first responders—machines capable of deploying to natural or man-made disasters—the Pentagon’s research …

Robotics

This Robot Prints Tactile Maps for the Blind

We often get the question “What practical applications are there for 3D printing” and often, assistive technology is one of the only answers that naysayers will agree with. It’s hard to argue that 3D printing an articulating hand for a child without one is a bad use of any technology. Many others …

Team Designs Robots to Build Things in Messy, Unpredictable Situations - MIT Technology Review

Researchers at Harvard University and SUNY at Buffalo are designing robots to function outside of ideal, predictable environments such as warehouses …

Will robots create more jobs than they destroy?

As advancing technology changes the face of employment in the 21st century, is the human workforce being made obsolete?<p><i>Martin Ford is the founder of a Silicon Valley software firm and the author of</i> The Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of Mass Unemployment<i>. Geoff Colvin is senior editor</i> …

K-12

10 atitudes que vão matar suas ‪vendas

A maioria dos vendedores que usa tecnologia a seu favor vende mais. Eles não são o futuro, eles já estão entre nós<p>Se você não sente tesão em bater …

250 años después, aún no sabemos si los pararrayos funcionan de verdad

Están en lo alto de la mayoría de edificios y rascacielos modernos, en lo alto de casas e incluso presentes en los lanzamientos de los cohetes. Los …

Airmada poised to show their automated drone concept at Y Combinator Demo Day

During an afternoon call with me, Airmada CEO Dan Danay, the ex-Israeli Naval Officer and Sloan School of Business grad, outlined his autonomous drone product offering. As he and co-founder Boris Lipchin are preparing for Y Combinator Demo Day next week, the YC winter class of ’16 member told me …

Domino's robot finally removes last vestiges of human contact from pizza delivery

Even though it's just a prototype for now, this robot could one day deliver pizza to you while you sit at home in your pyjamas on a Friday night. But is that really a future you want to live in?<p>If you want a picture of the future, imagine a bot delivering pizza to a human face -- forever.<p>Maybe …

Robotics

A cabeça por trás da revolução empreendedora de Buenos Aires

O ministro Mariano Mayer foi um dos criadores do programa Buenos Aires Empreende, que desenvolveu um ambiente propício a novos negócios na capital …

Google planeja vender Boston Dynamics, sua divisão de robótica

Executivos estão pensando em vender a subsidiária de robótica por não verem um retorno financeiro nos próximos anos<p>Adquirida pelo Google em 2013, a</b> …