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Mobileye Accelerates Self-Driving Car Technology With Delphi Deal

August 26, 2016

BRIAN DEAGON 8/23/2016 The road to self-driving cars got a little more crowded Tuesday, as Mobileye (MBLY) announced it will partner with General Motors (GM) supplier Delphi Automotive (DLPH)...

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Midea’s masterplan to become China’s robot powerhouse

August 20, 2016

by Frank Tobe http://robohub.org/mideas-masterplan-to-become-chinas-robot-powerhouse/ August 18, 2016 Chinese consumer manufacturer Midea, after having spent over $4 billion to acquire 94% of German robot maker Kuka, is planning to spend...

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Robot carers safer with new technology

August 11, 2016

Robots carry out their tasks more safely if they are controlled by another technology. This makes them much more suitable for use in the care sector, as revealed by...

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Sushi Robots and Vending-Machine Pizza Will Reinvent the Automat

August 11, 2016

Decades from now, historians may look back on 2016 as the year Earthlings ate pizza from vending machines, bought burritos from a box in New York’s Grand Central Terminal...

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Unmanned combat robots beginning to appear

August 11, 2016

IAI’s RoBattle unmanned, heavy duty, highly maneuverable, combat and support robotic system (UGV) is being shown at the Eurosatory 2016 Land and Airland Defence and Security tradeshow in Paris...

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Toyota’s US robotics boss promises results within 5 years

August 11, 2016

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. robotics expert tapped to head Toyota’s Silicon Valley research company says the $1 billion investment by the giant Japanese automaker will start showing results...

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Kuka Backs Takeover Bid by China’s Midea After Jobs Pledge

August 11, 2016

Germany’s Kuka AG gave its backing to a takeover offer by China’s Midea Group Co. that’s coming under close scrutiny from Germany’s political elite in return for assurances that...

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China’s Midea buys nearly half of German robotics firm Kuka

August 11, 2016

FRANKFURT: Chinese appliances giant Midea moved a step closer to fulfilling its ambition to acquire German industrial robotics firm Kuka with two weekend deals raising its stake to nearly...

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Accenture to Invest $552,000 in RoboValley for Robotics Innovations

August 11, 2016

Press release: Accenture and RoboValley, an innovation hub for robotics located at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, have announced a five-year collaboration designed to advance on the...

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Ford’s new robots can build cars, make coffee

August 11, 2016

http://www.roboticstomorrow.com/story/2016/07/ford’s-robots-can-build-cars-make-coffee-and-give-massages-read-more-httpwwwdigitaljournalcomtechnologyford-s-robots-can-build-cars-make-coffee-and-give-massagesarticle470326ixzz4esqfvbt6/8492/ Published on Jul 14, 2016 Ford Motor Company announced today its early testing of a new type of assembly line robot that were co-developed with German robotics company...

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