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2015-03-20 12:27:58

ORLANDO, Fla., March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc., (MDIT) specializing in the development, manufacturing and marketing of superior molecular biomarkers and premium

2015-03-19 12:33:59

Sawyer is a high performance robot designed for machine tending and other precise applications BOSTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-03-17 12:34:41

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Meritor, Inc. presented a $10,000 grant to the Academy of the Sacred Heart to enhance the school's robotics curriculum.

2015-03-16 12:31:16

The sixth annual National Robotics Week kicks off on April 4 with hundreds of planned robotics competitions, demonstrations and educational activities across the U.S. BEDFORD, Mass., March

2015-03-10 12:32:16

DALLAS, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Lab Accessories Market by Type (Label Printer/ Pipette tips/ Pumps/Microplate/Reagent

2015-02-27 23:21:35

The Double Robotics Telepresence Robot uses an iPad and the Double app to provide video conferencing from a remotely controlled, drivable “robot.” Be present at any office, classroom or other

2015-02-27 23:01:42

Marketresearchreports.biz announces the addition of a report titled Global Rehabilitation Robotics Industry 2014 to its offering.

2015-02-24 08:45:36

BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- iRobot Corp.

2015-02-24 08:23:04

Intelitek to Offer the CytonE Humanoid Robot for the Classroom CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb.

2015-02-19 23:11:52

TV Star Grant Imahara set to host 11th annual International RoboGames (PRWEB) February 19, 2015 RoboGames, the "Olympics of Robots", today


Latest Robotics Reference Libraries

Roomba
2013-10-03 12:56:31

The Roomba, sold by iRobot, is a name used for a series of autonomous robot vacuum cleaners that were first introduced into the market it 2002. There have been four versions or generations of Roomba since its creation, with over eight million sales throughout the world. It is capable of moving on its own and avoiding obstacles that are present in the average household, as well as capable of avoiding stairs and other drop offs. It is equipped with a computer chip and the Roomba Open Interface,...

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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