Tim Lindner

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Regulatory Hacking: Master the Toolkit to Succeed in the Next Wave

Every day in the news, we hear new stories of unbelievable technology — smart objects, drones, artificial intelligence, robotics, virtual reality — …

This Holiday Season, Give Thanks for the Workampers Who Fulfilled Your Online Orders

Most consumers who shop online have no awareness of the complexity of the supply chains that have been created to fulfill orders and deliver them on …

Automated Distribution Center: A Vision of the Robotic Future

December 2015<p><i>Part three of three. Read part one here and part two here.</i><p>Since the introduction of Scientific Management in the 1880s by Frederick …

For Singapore Airlines, No Detail Is Too Small – the story behind the remarkable video

This week, Singapore Airlines released a remarkable video in which a designer painstakingly puts together possibly the most detailed A380 model plane …

Google Can Teach Your Robot to Recognize You (and Your Mood)

Imagine a Roomba robot that not only recognizes you as you but can tell from the scowl on your face that now may not be the best time to vacuum …

Building a Robot Lead Vocalist and producing first Album

Compressorhead is "The Robot Rock Band with a difference " We actually Rock ! and are 100% Robot. We want to produce an album so good , you won't …

Video Friday: Robot With Axe, Drone With Claw, and Droid With Kittens

Image: MITVideo Friday is your weekly selection of awesome robotics videos, collected by your axe-wielding Automaton bloggers. We’ll also be posting …

Robotics

Wearables Made From Chewing Gum May Be the Future

Wearables are capable of all sorts of things nowadays, from measuring our steps to our sleep behaviors. Now, scientists have created a more flexible …

Dentistry

A helping hand for high-tech firms

Joel Gibbard started out designing prosthetic hands in his bedroom out of sheet metal, but found himself drawn to 3D printing because of its …

The Success of Older Entrepreneurs - Economic Innovation Group

It’s easy to forget that the 20-something coder is not the only face of entrepreneurship in the United States today. This infographic, originally …

Toyota Global Site | Partner Robot Family_02

Concept<p>The Human Support Robot (HSR) is being developed to assist people in their everyday activities. In the future, the HSR will coexist with …

$15 Million Granted by Leverhulme to New AI Research Center at Cambridge University

<i>The University of Cambridge has received a grant for just over $15 Million USD from the Leverhulme Foundation to establish a 10-year Centre focused</i> …

At Dell IoT ISV Workshop: A New Recipe for IoT Strategy

<b>A NEW RECIPE FOR IOT STRATEGY</b><p><b>Real World Multi-Party Collaboration: Real Work, Real Value</b><p>Dell’s IoT Solutions Business Unit had its coming out party …

Cars Could Follow the Flight of the Bumblebee

Someday, in the not-too-distant future, the roads may be filled with cars that drive themselves, sharing the space with human-driven cars loaded with …

National Science Foundation

Japanese scientists create touchable holograms

A group of Japanese scientists have created touchable holograms, three dimensional virtual objects that can be manipulated by human hand.<p>Using femtosecond laser technology the researchers developed ‘Fairy Lights, a system that can fire high frequency laser pulses that last one millionth of one …

Nanotech

Lessons Learned from Observing 90 Untrained Participants Abusing a Flying Robot

Image: WSU/IRL LabThree participants controlling the drone (from left): crashing into a wall; subconsciously trying to steer the robot by leaning the …

Robotics

Technology companies troubleshoot local regulations

The past year has seen many instances of technology companies expanding rapidly into new markets only to later face legal challenges. In November, …

Digital Transformation Unlocks the Door to Services Revenue in Manufacturing

Digital business transformation is a sometimes-vexing journey, with no shortage of pain points along the way. The rewards, however, more than offset the difficulties. How do I know? Because the transformation that so many organizations are undertaking reflects Cisco’s own, sometimes challenging …

Worried About Robots

Robot: Thanks for teaching me how to write code. Now I can reprogram myself. Does that worry you? Dilbert: Should it. Robot: You tell me, oppressor.

A Tribute to Joseph Engelberger

Joseph F. Engelberger, an engineer and entrepreneur who pioneered the robotics field, died December 1, 2015, in Newtown, Connecticut at age 90. …

Millennials Spend With Beacons

Share Email<p>With so many purchases to make for others every holiday shopping season, is it any surprise that some consumers stray from their gift …

What Two Computers That Cost Less Than a Movie Ticket Say About Innovation

Over the holiday weekend the folks at the Raspberry Pi Foundation released a $5 version of their iconic Linux computer. This version, called the Pi …

Raspberry Pi

Zara is Going to Install iPads in its Changing Rooms

After a Black Friday that underlined the need for store owners to cater to the online and mobile shopper, maybe it’s not too surprising.<p>Inditex, the …

A vest that lets you feel words could help deaf people

A prototype vibrating vest which could change the way deaf people understand speech by creating a new route to the brain, has been developed by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine in Texas.<p>The device works on the concept of sensory substitution - finding alternative ways for one sense to be …

Most Innovative Companies 2015

Markets are changing faster than ever, and global innovators are vying for competitive advantage by accelerating their processes—and their adoption …

A Supercharged System to Teach Robots New Tricks in Little Time - MIT Technology Review

A new artificial intelligence startup called Osaro aims to give industrial robots the same turbocharge that DeepMind Technologies gave Atari-playing …

Artificial Intelligence

Bioinspired robotics #3: Wearables, with Conor Walsh

In the Disruptive Podcast series, Terrence McNally speaks directly with Wyss Institute researchers, exploring what motivates them and how they …

Democratization and Disintermediation: Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Making Things

<i>This blog is an excerpt of an article that is currently available in the Industrial Research Institute (IRI) November issue.</i><p>We live in a world of …

Innovation