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2014-09-05 16:23:43

DALLAS, September 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Service Robotics Market (Professional and Personal), by Application (Defense, Agriculture, Medical, Domestic, Entertainment), & by Geography - Analysis Forecast (2014-2020)", published by MarketsandMarkets, the service robotics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 21.5% from 2014 to 2020, and reach $19.41 Billion by 2020. Browse 57 market data tables and 69 figures spread through 220 pages and in-depth TOC on...

pepper robot
2014-09-04 07:19:47

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Japanese company Softbank Corp unveiled its humanoid robot Pepper in June and now says that it will be available to US consumers within twelve months. In partnership with French subsidiary Aldebaran Robotics, Softbank has created a robot that can sense human emotions by assessing tone of voice and reading facial expressions, as well as being aware of its surroundings and tailoring its actions appropriately using proprietary...

2014-09-03 08:21:14

YAHUD, Israel, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magal Security Systems, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MAGS) the world leader in perimeter security solutions, will be showcasing its innovative RoboGuard at the ASIS USA show, which will be held in Atlanta, GA, on Sept. 29th. RoboGuard is an agile surveillance robot that travels on a monorail, constantly patrolling a secured perimeter. It conducts regular inspections of the fence line, which are essential to maintaining the integrity of...

2014-08-29 23:00:54

DailyGossip.org publishes a complex review to the Driver Robot program, a new popular hardware detection tool. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to this latest review published by DailyGossop.org, this is the most popular hardware detection tool at the moment, as it is amazingly effective. In fact, the program is commonly described as the best hardware detection tool in the industry. Driver Robot is so popular, as it can correctly trace any customer hardware driver. The...

2014-08-28 16:26:25

LONDON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Articulated Robot Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1162205/Global-Articulated-Robot-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Articulated RobotAn articulated robot is a robotic arm, which includes at least three rotary joints to perform precise movements in multiple planes. Articulated robots are widely used in the Manufacturing industry for various applications such as welding,...

2014-08-27 23:08:09

The Midwest is at the forefront of the Health Care & Medical Device industry and the role of robotics in transforming it. Learn how robotics is being used to reduce costs, improve quality of health care, train health care professionals, provide enhanced therapy and generally improve the lives of patients everywhere at the 2014 Robotics Alley Conference & Expo. Minneapolis, Minn. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Global leaders in robotics research, design, business development, investment,...

2014-08-27 23:04:14

New research report “Robot: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020” drawn up by WinterGreen Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the value of the world robot market is expected to climb to USD 171.7 billion by 2020. London, UK (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 The robotic market is expected to grow from USD 53 billion to reach USD 171.7 billion by 2020. The market is gathering speed as every industry segment achieves high...

2014-08-27 20:23:04

LONDON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Robot: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2313372/Robot-Market-Shares-Strategies-and-Forecasts-Worldwide-2014-to-2020.html Tablet apps are congruent technology for all robots, adding platform functionality and providing basic platform controls. There is the potential for standardization so the robotic platforms are...

robo brain
2014-08-27 04:31:01

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A large-scale computational system that behaves like a robotic brain - known as 'Robo Brain' - has been developed by researchers from several US universities. It can acquire information and learn skills by processing the text, videos and images from millions of webpages and then apply the skills to perform tasks. Robo Brain, the product of a collaboration between the universities of Cornell, Brown, Stanford and California with support...

2014-08-26 23:02:55

Robotics Alley is an initiative to spur public-private partnerships in the business, research, and development of robotics and automation systems. Leaders in Agriculture will share their insights into the present and future of robotics and autonomous systems on September 16-17, 2014, at the Robotics Alley Conference & Expo. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Global leaders in robotics research, design, business development, investment, law and policy will gather at the...


Latest Robot Reference Libraries

Mobile Robot
2013-10-03 14:35:19

A mobile robot is an automatic machine that is capable of moving in many environments and is the focus of research in many major universities. These robots are also used in the military, in security, household environments, and in business industries. They are classified by the type of environment that they are built to work in or by the way the move. Classifications include Unmanned Arial Vehicles or UAVs, autonomous underwater vehicles or AUVs, wheeled robots, and legged robots. Mobile...

Vehicular Automation
2013-10-03 14:16:27

Vehicular automation uses artificial intelligence and mechatronics to aid an operator in controlling a robotic vehicle. Some of these vehicles are labeled “smart” or “intelligent,” while others that are more capable of moving on their own are known as “semi-autonomous.” Those robots that rely only on autonomous movement are simply known as “autonomous” or “robotic.” There are several types of vehicles that use automation to operate and the capabilities of these robots have...

Ballbot
2013-09-24 16:10:08

A ballbot is a mobile robot that moves and balances on one wheel. It is dynamically stable and capable of a larger range of movement than other types of robots, because it can maneuver better in tighter spaces. It runs on the same principles as those of an inverted pendulum, It is thought that this robot could make great personal or service robots in the future. Currently, ballbot robots can only traverse smooth surfaces, but it is thought that models could be easily adapted to move on rough...

Android
2013-09-24 14:14:28

An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...

The History Of Robotics
2013-09-08 10:48:36

Robotics is a branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation and application of robots and autonomous systems, as well as the computer systems that power such devices, including control, sensory feedback and information processing. Robots are typically designed as automated machines that can take the place of humans. Most robotic machines can be seen in manufacturing lines, such as widely used in the auto industry. Robots are also utilized to replace humans in...

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