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Flippy, A Burger Flipping Robot That Can Identify Different Ingredients On Grill, Cook To Perfection

This is a video introduction to Miso Robotics' Flippy, a burger-flipping robot that can identify burger patties and other ingredients on a grill (ie …

Burgers

Robotic legs give the paralyzed a new view of their world

Arthur Renowitzky can’t help but command attention as he walks down the street on a sunny autumn morning.<p>A driver lowers her window to flash a smile …

Hundreds of students in SF for city’s first robotics battle

“It’s very exciting, and I’m really interested in robotics,” said Hayel Kiymetli, a gangly 14-year-old with her long dark hair pulled into braids. “I’m really happy to be here.”<p>Hayel Kiymetli traveled from her boarding school, Darussafaka in Istanbul, as one of hundreds of high school students …

San Francisco

How to Invest in the Future of Robotics -- The Motley Fool

The Motley Fool interviews executives of ROBO Global about the emerging field of robotics.<p>The field of robotics is growing incredibly quickly. Driven …

Intelligence

Envisioning the future of robotics

Image: Ryan EtterRobotics is said to be the next technological revolution. Many seem to agree that robots will have a tremendous impact over the …

Robotics

Is robotics a solution to the growing needs of the elderly?

<b>The receptionist at the Institute of Media Innovation, at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, is a smiling brunette called Nadine.</b><p>From a distance, nothing about her appearance seems unusual. It's only on closer inspection that doubts set in. Yes - she's a robot.<p>Nadine is an "intelligent" …

Robots

Mercedes made a crazy van with built-in drones and robot arms to deliver the packages of tomorrow

Las Vegas, Nevada<p>With the inexorable march of technology, nothing is safe, including the mailman.<p>At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Jan. 5, Mercedes-Benz showed its intricate vision for the future of deliveries. While it’s never been easier to transport packages across the world …

Drones

Israel's "flying car" passenger drone moves closer to delivery

YAVNE, Israel (Reuters) - After 15 years of development, an Israeli tech firm is optimistic it will finally get its 1,500 kg (1.5 tonne) passenger carrying drone off the ground and into the market by 2020.<p>The Cormorant, billed as a flying car, is capable of transporting 500kg (around half a tonne) …

Drones

JeVois: Open-Source Quad-Core Smart Machine Vision Camera

Open-source machine vision finally ready for prime-time in all your projects!<p><b>JeVois = video sensor + quad-core CPU + USB video + serial port, all in</b> …

Self-propelled lifesaving buoy zips out and retrieves drowning swimmers

Here's a nifty lifesaving idea from Noras Performance out of Portugal. U-Safe is a lifesaving buoy that can drive itself around in the water by …

The impact of voice-activated virtual assistants on retail

2016 saw an incredible rise in connected home devices, specifically Amazon Echo (8 million devices sold) and Google Home devices. Prior to that, Siri made adding an event to your calendar or quickly looking up the weather as easy as a simple push of a button on your smart phone.<p>At what point does …

Mobile

Radiology by robots: this is what breast cancer looks like to tumour-hunting AI

Zebra Medical Vision is using image-scanning algorithms to identify a range of health issues, and doing so with significant accuracy<p>The image above - …

Technology has created more jobs than it has destroyed, says 140 years of data

Study of census results in England and Wales since 1871 finds rise of machines has been a job creator rather than making working humans obsolete<p>In the 1800s it was the Luddites smashing weaving machines. These days retail staff worry about automatic checkouts. Sooner or later taxi drivers will be …

Intelligence

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5 Productivity Tools for Self-Employed Internet Entrepreneurs

Technology can offer you many helping hands.<p>For many, working for themselves online is a dream come true. Not only are they able to choose clients, manage responsibilities and work how, when and where they want, but the overall sense of empowerment that comes through being their own boss is a …

Employment

Technology vs. the Middle Class

The ‘fourth industrial revolution’ will cause income inequality. Tech can also solve it<p>There is a reason we live in a golden age of dystopian science fiction: Increasingly, it feels like it is coming true. From “The Hunger Games” to “Elysium,” stories depict a world in which the trend of growing …

Income Inequality

Meet the soft robot that helps weak hearts to keep beating | ZDNet

A new robotics trial could give fresh hope to those with weak or failing hearts.<p>A soft robot which embraces failing hearts to keep blood pumping …

Here Are Jobs We Would Love to Lose to Robots

Lots of people from factory workers to paralegals to airline pilots worry that automation will steal their jobs. But some jobs are so dirty, so …

Tesla's upgraded Autopilot will start rolling out mid-December

Should you happen to be one of the first drivers to buy a Model S or Model X with Enhanced Autopilot support, you're probably wondering when you'll actually start getting those features. Well, the mystery's over. Elon Musk informs a new Model S owner that the Enhanced Autopilot update should start …

Elon Musk

Oh no: MIT's Cheetah robot can jump over hurdles while running

MIT's scientists spent years making the Cheetah robot a more efficient runner. Now that's done, its creators probably thought it was time to give it a major upgrade: the metal quadruped can now autonomously jump over hurdles like a trained horse. Yes, it can automatically detect and leap over …

Robotics

Terminator: Meet the organisation trying to stop killer robots

Now Playing: Watch this: The organisation that wants to stop killer robots<p>4:34<p>Utter the phrase "killer robot" to someone and you'll likely see them smile, a grin spreading as they picture a 10-foot chrome monster firing its lasers and bleating electronically about exterminating humans. But while …

Robots

This Robot Builds Other Robots, Learns From Failures, Builds Better Robots

Darwin probably didn’t expect basic principles of evolution to apply to machines, but here we are: Researchers have created a “mom” robot that …

Robots

Artificial Intelligence can end civilisation: Stephen Hawking

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the power to eradicate poverty and disease or hasten the end of human civilisation as we know it, celebrated …

Home Automations | Agriculture Automations | Artificial Intelligence

Best Moments<p>News<p>Students of Finolex Academy of Management and Technology took the knowledge of AI and are aspiring to be a good Engineers by solving …

What should we teach students about the future of technology?

Will we ever <i>become</i> technology?It sounds like a science fiction statement, but it’s actually not too far from reality. Humans rely on programmable …

Intelligence

The robotic farmers that could finally solve the planet's food crisis

Precision farming uses tech advancements to optimise the global food supply<p>Subscribe to WIRED<p><b>The SPREAD vegetable farm, currently under construction</b> …

Meet the Robot Microsoft Used to Film the Beautiful Surface Studio Launch Ad

The release of Microsoft’s Surface Studio desktop made a big splash with the photo community, not least of all because of the stunning launch video …

5 Top Marketing Automation Tools for SMB's

Marketing slowing you down? Tons of small to mid-sized businesses are using marketing automation tools to boost productivity, increase revenue and get rid of monotonous day-to-day tasks.<p>1. GetResponse.<p>Image by GetResponse.<p>GetResponse is an all-inclusive marketing automation tool made to truly get …

Digital Marketing

Are Bots, Artificial Intelligence Eating Up IT Jobs Faster Than Expected?

No need to panic, but automation and artificial intelligence may already be playing a role in reducing IT hiring in India.<p>According to Nasscom, an …