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Clad with artificial skin, this cuddly robot is learning to ‘feel’ like we do

03.27.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

Researchers at the Technical University of Munich have developed an artificial skin to help robots improve their sensory capabilities. The skin consists of 13,000 sensors that can detect temperature, acceleration, proximity, and pressure.  Read m... ...

Child-like robot programmed to wince from pain signals is straight out of ‘Blade Runner’

03.09.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

Researchers from Japan's Osaka University developed an android whose artificial skin detects pressure changes.  The robot winces when it detects pain, and the researchers hope this may help robots learn to translate empathy. Read more...More abo... ...

Intuition Robotics raises $36M for its empathetic digital companion

Intuition Robotics, the company best known for its ElliQ robot, a digital home companion for the elderly, today announced that it has raised a $36 million Series B round co-led by SPARX Group and OurCrowd. Toyota AI Ventures, Sompo Holdings, iRobot, Union Tech Ventures, Happiness Capital, Samsung Next, Capital Point and Bloomberg Beta also participated ...

NVIDIA VP Claire Delaunay will discuss empowering robotics startups at TC Sessions: Robotics+AI

Robotics, AI and automation are the future of business. This much seemingly everyone can agree on. Finding the resources to implement these technologies, on the other hand, is a different question entirely. Resource strapped startups and even established companies with sufficient know-how may find it difficult to adapt to changing technologies. NVIDIA’s VP of Engineering ...

Early-bird savings end next Friday on tickets to Robotics+AI 2020

TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics+AI 2020 is gearing up to be one amazing show. This annual day-long event draws the brightest minds and makers from these two industries — 1,500 attendees last year alone. And if you really want to make 2020 a game-changing year, grab yourself an early-bird ticket and save $150 on tickets before prices ...

This fleet of robots is incredibly efficient at parking and stacking cars in a busy airport

01.22.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

Stanley Robotics has been developing autonomous fleets of robots that can stack and park cars since 2015. Today, they're helping Lyon airport offer a new and more efficient way to drop off and pick up vehicles.  Read more...More about France, Ro... ...