All posts tagged with Science
04/19/2017 / By Russel Davis

Toyota recently unveiled its Welwalk WW-1000 system designed to assist partially-paralyzed patients in walking. The robotic leg, developed in collaboration with the Fujita

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-19-toyota-announces-robotic-leg-welwalk-ww-1000-that-helps-paralyzed-people-walk.html

04/13/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Automation has led to the loss of 670,000 manufacturing jobs between 1990 and 2007, confirms a new report published in

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-13-just-one-robot-eliminates-six-jobs-analysis-finds-human-labor-rapidly-becoming-obsolete.html

04/07/2017 / By Earl Garcia
Robotics

New York-based Construction Robotics has developed a bricklaying robot that can build walls six times faster than a human worker. The

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-07-breakthrough-brick-laying-robot-to-put-millions-of-brick-layers-out-of-work.html

04/06/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Bill Kochevar, 56, was left paralyzed from the shoulders down after a cycling accident severely injured his spinal cord. In

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-06-medical-breakthrough-allows-paralyzed-man-to-move-his-hand-with-his-mind.html

04/04/2017 / By Ethan Huff

After successfully synthesizing artificial DNA strands from Baker’s yeast using nothing but laboratory equipment and human ingenuity, scientists working as

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-04-scientists-believe-they-will-make-synthetic-life-within-two-years.html

04/04/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Can robots write our news? Researchers from the Media Management and Transformation Center (MMTC) at Jönköping International Business School mean to

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-04-linguists-now-working-to-replace-human-journalists-with-robots-that-can-write-all-the-news.html

03/23/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Today’s exploitation of nanotechnology may one day lead to the creation of mini-nuclear bombs and lethal robots the size of insects,

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-23-nanoweapons-wipe-out-humanity-before-the-end-of-the-century-warns-futurist.html

03/20/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Monash University and Amaero Engineering have acquired one of the biggest metal 3D printers currently in production. The Xline 2000R metal

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-20-3d-printing-of-metal-objects-achieves-stunning-breakthrough-entire-jet-engine-printed-in-metal.html

03/17/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Artificial intelligence may soon become a complete entity of its own and may even share fundamental rights with humans, according to

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-17-elections-could-be-stolen-in-the-near-future-when-voting-rights-are-granted-to-digital-virtual-copies-of-human-consciousness-implanted-in-machines.html

03/13/2017 / By Daniel Barker

Amazon’s voice-activated virtual assistant, Alexa, may soon have the capability to identify who is speaking to it – a feature

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-13-big-brother-amazons-alexa-programmers-are-working-on-voice-identification-software.html

03/10/2017 / By Daniel Barker
Robotics

By the time robots become intelligent enough to rise up and destroy their human creators, we may have given them

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-10-robots-may-have-to-eventually-be-taxed-like-people-after-destroying-too-many-human-jobs.html

02/22/2017 / By Daniel Barker
Robotics

New research in the field of magnetically-controlled robots may lead to the development of “minimally invasive” therapies for cancer and

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-22-futuristic-cancer-fight-will-deploy-mini-robots-into-your-body.html

02/19/2017 / By Jayson Veley

Advancements in technology have surpassed our wildest dreams over the past several decades. What many people once considered to be

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-19-musk-humans-must-become-cyborgs-to-survive-in-dystopian-future.html

02/01/2017 / By Daniel Barker

Imagine a swarm of genetically-engineered cyborg insects capable of flying around undetected while engaging in spying and other activities on

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-01-genetically-engineered-cyborg-dragonflies-now-being-weaponized-for-surveillance-missions.html