Quantcast

Latest Toyota Motor Corporation Stories

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...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
Related