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Toyota Shows Off New Robots To Aid Hospital Caregivers
2011-11-01 11:26:09

Four “smart” machines, or robots, designed for use in nursing and healthcare facilities, were unveiled yesterday by Toyota, who hopes to create an array of specialized tools to address Japan´s increasingly ageing population. A population with a growing need for physical care that its current healthcare system is finding more difficult to keep up with, AFP is reporting. Toyota, primarily known for making cars, has a long history of designing robots for manufacturing and the...

2011-11-01 04:20:01

Four New Types of Robots Aimed for Commercialization from 2013 Toyota City, Nov 1, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) held an event today here at its vehicle display space and theme park Mega Web to display a number of new robots developed to provide support in nursing and healthcare. The robots form part of the Toyota Partner Robot series, which is being developed to assist humans in their everyday activities.TMC considers Partner Robots to be...

2011-08-15 09:30:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, Toyota will deliver the first three vehicles to winners of its "100 Cars for Good" program. 100 Cars for Good is a major new philanthropic program from Toyota that is awarding 100 vehicles to 100 nonprofit organizations over the course of 100 days, based on votes from the public. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110815/LA51732-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110815/LA51732-b) Today, Toyota...

2011-08-04 08:00:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota today announced the third set of 25 winners of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good program, which awards 100 vehicles over the course of 100 days to 100 deserving non-profits. Winners of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good program are determined based on voting from the public. Each day, five organizations are profiled on Toyota's Facebook page where the public is invited to show their support by voting to determine the winning nonprofit...

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