1. Home
  2. All Business

Category: Robotics

Where Is Robotics Heading? Perspectives From iRobot (Colin Angle), Stanley Black & Decker, And Robots In Service Of The Environment

Where Is Robotics Heading? Perspectives From iRobot (Colin Angle), Stanley Black & Decker, And Robots In Service Of The Environment

Since the term robot was first coined in 1920, robots have become an increasing part of our lives. Companies looking to increasingly automate and enable greater portions of their business that require physical human labor…

Read More
Elon Musk claims his Neuralink chip will allow you to stream music directly to your brain

Elon Musk claims his Neuralink chip will allow you to stream music directly to your brain

Elon Musk‘s mysterious Neuralink startup is working on a brain-computer interface that will allow wearers to stream music directly to their brain, the technology entrepreneur has claimed. Mr Musk, who also heads SpaceX and Tesla,…

Read More
Green Robots: Fighting Climate Change Using Robots 

Green Robots: Fighting Climate Change Using Robots 

Global warming has been a major concern for a while now, and nations have been trying to come up with countermeasures: some have been working while others have been falling flat on their faces. Clearing of…

Read More
Leveraging the Power of Empathy in Virtual Assistants 

Leveraging the Power of Empathy in Virtual Assistants 

The ability of Conversational AI to effectively simulate human-like conversation has always fuelled a debate over whether AI-powered chatbots and virtual assistants can replace human agents entirely. There is a lot of excitement and discussion…

Read More
AI and Human Operators Combine to Train Robots

AI and Human Operators Combine to Train Robots

Ever since the first crude cinematic robot first arrived on the scene in the 1927 movie Metropolis, humans have been fixated on the fear that they would come to rue the day artificial intelligence (AI) was…

Read More
Brainsourcing automatically identifies human preferences

Brainsourcing automatically identifies human preferences

Monitoring electroencephalograms with the help of artificial intelligence makes it possible to determine the preferences of large groups of people from just their brain activity. Researchers at the University of Helsinki have developed a technique,…

Read More
Robots help some firms, even while workers across industries struggle

Robots help some firms, even while workers across industries struggle

The study, by MIT economist Daron Acemoglu, examines the introduction of robots to French manufacturing in recent decades, illuminating the business dynamics and labor implications in granular detail. “When you look at use of robots…

Read More
How coronavirus set the stage for a techno-future with robots and AI

How coronavirus set the stage for a techno-future with robots and AI

Not so long ago, the concept of a fully automated store seemed something of a curiosity. Now, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the idea of relying on computers and robotics, and checking out…

Read More
Farming With Robots

Farming With Robots

Technology is always changing in agriculture and the next phase can help alleviate labor shortages, give farmers volumes of information, and increase food production. Engineers and students at Kansas State University are developing prototypes of robots that…

Read More