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Automation is the Major Theme as 4,000 Industry Professionals Gathered at The Quality Show

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/17 -- 4,000 industry professionals from 28 countries and 48 states gathered last month at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center for the biennial Quality Show to explore the latest in inspection, process improvement, and metrology from 144 exhibiting companies, occupying over 32,000 net square feet of exhibit space. The exhibitors responded enthusiastically about their experience at the show with 65% of the 2017 exhibitors already renewed for the 2019 Sh ...


07.11.2017

Automation, Robotics, IIoT, and Much More Was the Focus of 5th Annual ASSEMBLY Show

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 11/06/17 -- Last month, 5,250 engineers and executives responsible for assembly manufacturing attended the 5th Annual ASSEMBLY Show at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. BNP Media, publishers of ASSEMBLY Magazine, announced growth in all areas at the recent trade show and conference. The exhibit hall floor had 295 exhibits occupying 76,800 net square feet, a 15% increase over 2016. With nearly 8,000 industry professionals from 48 states an ...


06.11.2017

Medical Robotics Market Volume Forecast and Value Chain Analysis 2016-2023, Credence Research

In a new market research report published by Credence Research “Medical Robotics Market (Surgical Robots, Rehabilitation Robots, Non-invasive Radio surgery Robots, Hospital & Pharmacy Robots and Others) - Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis and Forecast 2016 - 2023”,the global medical robotics market was valued at US$ 7.24 Bn in 2015 and is estimated to cross the US$ 20 Bn mark by 2023. Market Insights Medical robotic systems refer to robots used for various medical applicatio ...


03.11.2017

Konica Minolta Launches New Robotics and IOT Initiatives at CONNECT 2017

SINGAPORE -- (Marketwired) -- 10/27/17 -- At its annual CONNECT conference at One Farrer Hotel this week, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Asia (BSA) launched its new initiatives in IOT (internet of things) and Robotics as the company transforms to a ''problem-solving digital company'' offering disruptive solutions.The initiatives, which include a high-tech, IOT-enabled security and monitoring camera, as well as a new line of service robots, aligns with the integral service ...


26.10.2017

The Digital Transformation has only just begun: The Software-QS-Tag 2017 provided knowhow, tools and best practices

About 500 experts used this year’s Software-QS-Tag, the leading conference for SW quality and testing in the German-speaking region, to intensely discuss the main topic “Digital Transformation – Evolution, Innovation, Disruption”. Attendees could customize their programme from the five parallel tracks „Requirements”, „Test Automation”, „Test Design”, „Test Management” and „Special Topics”. Altogether more than 60 lectures, workshops and tutorials examined practical examples and trends. Professor ...


25.10.2017

Blockchain, Machine Learning, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence And Wireless Technologies Will Reshape Digital Business In 2018

London, UK – 24 October 2017 – Blockchain, together with artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and virtual and augmented reality, have the potential to deliver disruptive outcomes and reshape digital business in 2018. And companies that have not started the digital investment cycle are at high risk of being disrupted. This is according to the list of top IT predictions for 2018 published today by Dimension Data. But the top trend for the coming year is the adoption of Blockchain ...


24.10.2017

The Modern Age of Manufacturing in America Will Be on Display at The ASSEMBLY Show 2017 Featuring the Most Innovative Solutions on the Market

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/19/17 -- The next generation of manufacturing technology is here, and The ASSEMBLY Show 2017 is the place to be for everything Industry 4.0 with an informative workshop track dedicated to the topic, and industry leader Faurecia North America''s Vice President of Information Technology, Derek Harper delivering a keynote session on the company''s own transition into the modern age of manufacturing. The trade show and conference is taking pla ...


19.10.2017

Veo Robotics Raises $12M in Series A Funding Led by Lux Capital and GV

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/18/17 -- , the company creating intelligent, human-aware systems for industrial robotics, today announced $12M in Series A funding led by Lux Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures). Previous investor Next47, a global venture firm created by Siemens, also participated. In addition, Bilal Zuberi of Lux Capital and Andy Wheeler of GV will join the company''s board of directors.Veo Robotics is building the brains for robotic systems, bringing percep ...


18.10.2017

Bossa Nova Robotics Appoints Bruce McWilliams as CEO

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/21/17 -- , the leading developer of service robots for the global retail industry, today announced that Bruce McWilliams, Silicon Valley serial technology entrepreneur, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, replacing Martin Hitch who remains in the company as Chief Business Officer."Bruce brings the operational experience and executive leadership we need to drive the growth of Bossa Nova Robotics and scale the deployment of our market leading ...


21.09.2017

Robotics modelled on bees

It is well-known that bees live in highly organised systems. In contrast to wasps or bumble bees, their special form of organisation helps the entire colony survive in the hive. What has been little known until now was the behaviour of very young bees on the day of hatching. A research group headed by the zoologist Thomas Schmickl from the University of Graz has taken a closer look at their behaviour and found it to be more complex than expected. In a project funded by the Austrian Science Fund ...


11.09.2017

The ASSEMBLY Show Adds New Features to 2017 Event

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/24/17 -- Join thousands of engineering and manufacturing professionals on October 24 - 26, 2017 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL for The 5th Annual ASSEMBLY Show for all of the networking events, educational sessions, and state-of-the-art product exhibits. There are several new features debuting at this year''s show that add even more to the experience.The ASSEMBLY Show is offering a brand new free webinar series leading u ...


24.08.2017

Dozens of New Companies to Exhibit at the 2017 ASSEMBLY Show; The Only Tradeshow Exclusive to Assembly Technology, Equipment and Products

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/26/17 -- From October 24-26, the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL will be the place for engineers and manufacturing professional involved with assembly technology, equipment and products. The 5th Annual ASSEMBLY Show will feature nearly 300 exhibitors including over 40 companies who will be new to the show floor. Many of the exhibitors will also be offering Learning Theater Presentations, taking place right in the exhibit hall."The tr ...


26.07.2017

Integra Optics Bolsters its Brand to further Ensure Its Leadership Position During Exponential Industry Growth

ALBANY, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/13/17 -- , global provider of carrier-grade fiber optics components, announces it has completed a corporate rebrand that further strengthens the company''s position to address the exponential growth predicted in the optics industry -- from $4 billion to $40 billion over the next five years, as noted by Orbis Research. The rebrand serves to magnify Integra Optics'' leadership position within the fiber optic component space and to reinforce th ...


13.07.2017

Brian Johnson to Lead Gamma 2 Robotics as New CEO

DENVER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/29/17 -- Gamma 2 Robotics () ("Gamma 2" or "the Company"), makers of RAMSEE the Security Robot -- the autonomous, cost-effective physical presence that observes, reports, deters threats and collects data utilized to mitigate risk -- announced today that proven security industry executive will lead the next phase of the Company''s development as its President and Chief Executive Officer.Johnson has over 35 years of CEO, COO and CFO ...


29.06.2017

Gamma 2 Robotics Retains Boustead Securities, Launches $6.0 Million Offering

DENVER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/25/17 -- Gamma 2 Robotics () ("G2R" or "the Company"), makers of RAMSEE the Security Robot -- the autonomous, physical presence that observes, reports, deters threats and collects data utilized to mitigate risk -- announced today that it has launched a $6 million Offering with Boustead Securities () ("Boustead"). The Company intends to use the proceeds to launch initial volume manufacturing, while ramping the broader Pilot-to-Purch ...


25.05.2017

Robotics Engineering Company Mark Roberts Motion Control Wins The Queen’s Award

London, UK, 25th April 2017, Mark Roberts Motion Control Ltd., industry leaders in moving camera robotics receives the highly prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2017. Mark Roberts Motion Control specialises in precision motion and control of camera movement for a wide variety of applications, from sports broadcast to feature film and commercial visual effects. The committed and dedicated team designs and creates solutions that have seen the company’s export sales and ...


25.04.2017

Global Robotics Competition Expands Access and Engagement in Computer Science

SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/28/17 -- Wonder Workshop, creators of Dash & Dot robots that teach students creative problem solving, coding, and robotics, today announced the winners of the 2016-2017 Wonder League Robotics Competition. This year, over 20,000 students learned computer science by competing in collaborative teams to design solutions to real-world science and technology challenges.While just 40% of U.S. principals offering at least once computer science course at their s ...


28.03.2017

Investment in tomorrow''s engineers: FRIWO donates robotics kits to local schools

FRIWO, a global manufacturer of power supplies and charging technology in Ostbevern/Germany, has equipped two local schools with several LEGO Mindstorms kits. The local Senior High school Johanneum and the Copernikus High school in Neubeckum/Germany gladly accepted the donation. With these kits, solar-powered vehicles and computer-controlled robots can be educationally planned, designed, built and programmed. The corresponding ideas and plans as well as their implementation will be developed an ...


20.03.2017

Positive Results for Global Industrial Robotics Services Market, CAGR of 10.16% Estimated during 2017-2021

Albany, New York, February 20, 2017: It is well known that invention of robots has brought the revolutionary changes in the field of industrial manufacturing. According to a new study, titled “Global Industrial Robotics Services Market 2017-2021” the importance of robots in industries is growing day by day and they constitute a very significant part of the modern industries. The study has been recently published to the online repository of Market Research Hub (MRH), focuses on the major factors ...


20.02.2017

Vecna and The Advisory Board Company Announce Transition of Quality Compass

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/24/17 -- Vecna and the Advisory Board Company (ABC) together have announced that they will transition their real-time electronic infection surveillance and pharmacy solution, Quality Compass, to be fully supported, and marketed by Vecna''s Patient Solutions business unit. ABC''s Quality Compass product package is built using Vecna''s QC PathFinder™, a software platform which integrates with a facility''s healthcare IT ...


24.01.2017

Stafford Shaft Collars & Couplings Meet Special Robot Design Requirements

WILMINGTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/10/17 -- has introduced a wide range of standard and custom manufactured shaft collars, couplings, clamps, mounting devices, and rotary encoders to all types of robot makers.include 4,000 standard parts in a wide range of materials, sizes, and configurations. Suitable for mounting and adjusting drives, controls, and pick-up components, they include the Staff-Lok™ hinged collar which is easy to open-close and clamp by hand, one-, two-piece, and hinged colla ...


10.01.2017

GYENNO''s Health Tech Solutions Help Parkinson''s Patients Maintain Independence and Improve Quality of Life

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/17 -- Health tech, big data and the Internet of Things come together in . At CES, the company is showcasing unique solutions for the millions with Parkinson''s Disease and similar conditions to help them maintain independence, eat without embarrassment, and improve their gait problems, while also providing a wealth of data to assist researchers better understand the progress of the disease.To help the millions suffering from dyskinesia (type of ...


05.01.2017

Give the gift of coding to kids this Christmas with UBTECH Robotics’ Jimu Kits

Play-learning with UBTECH Robotics’ Jimu robots teaches key coding skills to (big) kids of all ages, from 5 to 105! • Parents want to know more about how to teach kids coding skills at home • Over two-thirds (68%) of parents think kids know more about tech than adults • Only 18% of parents know schools are required by law to teach coding to all ages • 9% think that robots will soon replace footballers and teachers! • Robots are amongst the best ways of in ...


09.12.2016

IGear Joins Association for High Technology Distribution to Power Up Industrial Internet of Things Go-to-Market Efforts

LOUISVILLE, KY -- (Marketwired) -- 12/07/16 -- , a leader in smart manufacturing and supply chain solutions, today announced it has joined the (AHTD) to support its go-to-market strategy for its innovative new platform.IGear has already signed a number of strategic go-to-market partnerships in North America. These include: AHTD member and automation solutions providers and , industrial machinery powerhouse and robotics systems integrator ."Joining AHTD will help us to expand our go-to- ...


07.12.2016

suitX unveils Award-Winning, Affordable, Modular Industrial Exoskeleton: MAX Augments Wearer while reducing Risk of Workplace Injury

BERKELEY, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/16/16 -- , a California-based robotics company designing and manufacturing medical and industrial exoskeletons, announced today the official launch of , a flexible exoskeleton that can be adapted to a variety of workplace tasks. MAX comprises three exoskeleton modules: , , and . Each module can be worn independently and in any combination depending on need. All modules intelligently engage when you need them, and don''t impede you otherwise.MAX' ...


16.11.2016

3D Robotics Unlocks New Value for Construction Industry with Launch of BIM Integration for Commercial Drone, Site Scan

BERKELEY, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/10/16 -- , makers of Site Scan -- the full-stack commercial drone platform -- today announced the launch of Building Information Modeling (BIM) capabilities within Site Scan. Construction is an $8T dollar industry with margins that regularly net less than one percent. The average construction project runs 80 percent over budget and 20-months behind schedule -- primarily because the physical world of the construction site has, until now, been hard to reconcile ...


10.11.2016

Newest Advancements for Assembly Manufacturing Showcased on Expanded Show Floor at 4th Annual The ASSEMBLY Show

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 11/03/16 -- BNP Media, publishers of ASSEMBLY Magazine and producers of The ASSEMBLY Show, announced growth in all areas at the recent trade show and conference that was held last week at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The exhibit hall floor had 276 exhibits occupying 67,000 net square feet, a 12% increase over 2015. With over 7,000 industry professionals from 48 states and 41 countries registered to attend. The ASSEMBLY Show also expe ...


03.11.2016

Liquid Robotics and Boeing Demonstrated Groundbreaking Autonomous Maritime Warfare Capabilities at the British Royal Navy''s Unmanned Warrior Demonstration

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/31/16 -- , the leader in long-duration, unmanned surface vehicles (USVs), and ® have for the first time used a network of persistent USVs to detect, report and track a live submarine in a naval demonstration.Four Sensor Hosting Autonomous Remote Craft (SHARCs®) were deployed off the coast of Northern Scotland during the British Royal Navy''s Unmanned Warrior 2016 demonstration. The autonomous surface vehicles used advanced Boeing acoustic sensors i ...


31.10.2016

Thousands of Suppliers, Buyers and Users of Assembly Equipment in Manufacturing to Convene Next Week in Rosemont, IL for the ASSEMBLY Show

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/18/16 -- The 4th annual ASSEMBLY Show will bring together thousands of suppliers, buyers and users of assembly equipment in manufacturing plants to learn about the latest products in the assembly industry beginning next Tuesday, October 25th at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The ASSEMBLY Show, taking place from Tuesday, October 25 through Thursday, October 27, will feature an expansive expo floor featuring 270 exhibitors, informativ ...


18.10.2016

Liquid Robotics Announces Maritime Robotics as New Business and Technology Partner for the Nordic Countries

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/07/16 -- ®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, today announced a new business and technology partnership with , Norway''s leading system integrator of autonomous maritime systems. Joining Liquid Robotics'' Open Oceans Partner Program, Maritime Robotics is now an authorized partner to sell Liquid Robotics'' Wave Gliders and associated mission and integration services to customers throughout the Nordic countries o ...


07.09.2016

Dr. David McLaren, Former GoPro Executive, Joins Liquid Robotics as Senior Vice President of Engineering

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/23/16 -- , the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, today announced the addition of as their Senior Vice President of Engineering. A consumer imaging and technology veteran, Dave brings over twenty years of experience building and leading engineering organizations for innovative companies such as GoPro and Cisco Systems. This position comes at a time when the Company is experiencing rapid growth across its customer base, adding new strategic tale ...


23.08.2016

NAC Global Technologies Completes Business Combination With Swiss Heights Engineering, Which Holds 100% of Bellelli Engineering Group and Petrochem Industrie Group

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/18/16 -- NAC Global Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: NACG) (NAC) announced today that on August 12, 2016 it closed the business combination with Swiss Heights Engineering S.A. (SHE) of Lugano, Switzerland, a company that owns 100% of the Bellelli Group of companies and 100% of Petrochem Industrie Group of companies. The former shareholders of SHE received, in the aggregate, 69.5% of the issued and outstanding shares of NAC''s common stock, 92.6% of NA ...


18.08.2016

The ASSEMBLY Show Encourages Integration of Robotics in Manufacturing; With FIRST Robotics Demonstrations and Collaborative Robotics Workshop

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/10/16 -- The ASSEMBLY Show will be showcasing robotics in manufacturing at the 2016 event, taking place Tuesday, October 25 - Thursday, October 27 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. During the opening night Welcome Reception on Tuesday, October 25, high school students from FIRST Illinois Robotics programs will demonstrate the robots they have built, which are using technology applicable for assembly manufacturing. Preceding the rece ...


10.08.2016

Liquid Robotics and Hydro Systems Development Delivers Japan''s First Long-Term Ocean Observation Network

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/03/16 -- , the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, and their Japanese partner, Hydro Systems Development (HSD), have successfully delivered the first fleet of ® to the Japan Coast Guard. Liquid Robotics and HSD will assist the Japan Coast Guard in deploying eight Wave Gliders for a multi-year mission providing autonomous observation and situational awareness of ocean currents, wave activity, and weather along Japan''s coastlines. This i ...


03.08.2016

5D Robotics Participates as Exhibitor of the 2016 U.S. National Drone Racing Championships

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/02/16 -- ., joins technology leaders as exhibitors of the 2016 U.S. National Drone Racing Championships taking place on Governors Island in New York City, August 5-7. In addition to the exciting, first-person-view (FPV) drone race taking place during the event, experts in the unmanned aerial, robotics and technology industries will gather to discuss, "Drone Racing as a 21st Century Sport," and the potential impact on the insurance and entertainment ...


02.08.2016

Drone Industry Experts and Major Firms Are Set to Present at the UAS Summit & Expo

GRAND FORKS, ND -- (Marketwired) -- 07/21/16 -- announced this week the preliminary agenda for the 10th annual , the Upper Midwest''s premier unmanned aircraft systems event produced by UAS Magazine and the . Taking place August 22-24 in Grand Forks, ND, the agenda, focused on both small and large unmanned aircraft systems -- features the commercialization of UAVs. The three-day event will explain and reveal the cutting-edge research, commercial operation successes and end-user oppor ...


21.07.2016

5D Robotics Acquires UWB Technology Leader Time Domain to Accelerate Innovation in Autonomous Vehicle Navigation

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/18/16 -- 5D Robotics, Inc., announced today the acquisition of Time Domain, the world leader in Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology products and services. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.Time Domain is the leading provider of small, low-power UWB ranging radio and radar sensors which measure distance with an accuracy of 2 centimeters, send data, and detect objects, people and obstacles. 5D has partnered with Time Domain since 2012, adapting the latter&# ...


18.07.2016

Packaging Robot Market to Rise Thanks to Increasing Count of Different Manufacturing Industries

ALBANY, New York, July 13, 2016 – Market Research HUB has added a new report, titled ‘Packaging Robot Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2016 – 2024,’ to its offering. This study presents the current size of all the segments of the market, coupled with their predicted growth by the end of 2024. The study comprises a market attractiveness evaluation on the basis of gripper type, end-use industry, and application. The technological developments poised to ta ...


13.07.2016

Liquid Robotics Ocean Robot Swims 2,808 Nautical Miles to Hawaii After Helping to Fight Illegal Fishing in the South Pacific

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/06/16 -- ®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, announced that a swam 2,808 nautical miles (5200 km) to the Big Island of Hawaii after successfully completing a 4-month patrol mission of the Pitcairn Island Marine Sanctuary for the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO). This achievement represents a fundamental enabling capability for unmanned systems as it proves the feasibility and flexibility of autonomous mission deployment. Using t ...


06.07.2016

Jibo, Inc. Partners With BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe to Bring a New Family Gaming Experience

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/16 -- , creator of the world''s first social robot for the home, is partnering with , a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content, to deliver a new gaming experience on the Jibo robot platform.Jibo represents a new interactive media platform in the home and will redefine how families consume, and engage with, content. As an innovator in the gaming space consistently seeking new game experiences for its consumers, BANDAI NAMCO En ...


11.05.2016

FIRST(R) Hosts 20,000+ Students at World''s Largest Robotics Competition

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/02/16 -- This week, more than 20,000 students from 42 countries traveled to St. Louis, putting their engineering skills to the test at the annual (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Championship, held at various venues throughout the city.The four-day event came down to a heart-pounding conclusion Saturday night in front of a roaring crowd of more than 40,000 when four teams won the coveted Championship Winning Alliance.FIRST Roboti ...


02.05.2016

NAC Global Technologies Announces Planned Merger With SHE -- Swiss Heights Engineering -- a Holding Company for Bellelli Engineering Group and Petrochem Industrie Group

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/16 -- NAC Global Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: NACG) - NAC Global Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has agreed to terms and executed a Letter of Intent to acquire Swiss Heights Engineering S.A. (SHE) of Lugano, Switzerland, a holding company engaged to hold 100% of Bellelli group of companies and 100% of Petrochem Industrie group of companies The contemplated combination would vastly expand NAC''s business size and its global footprint ...


27.04.2016

5D Robotics Acquires Industrial Business and Assets of Aerial MOB, LLC

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/16 -- announced today its acquisition of industrial assets and intellectual property of Aerial MOB, LLC (Aerial MOB). This acquisition has led to the formation of the 5D Aerial division.The division provides precise 3D mapping, photogrammetry, thermal and multi-spectral imagery data, empowering focused analytical solutions to vertical markets which include oil and gas, utilities, construction as well as others."Our precise position and navigation te ...


27.04.2016

Liquid Robotics and Ingenieros Electronicos Asociados Partner to Provide Unmanned Systems and Solutions for Argentina and Uruguay

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/16 -- ®, the leader in Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USVs), today announced a new channel partnership with (IEA), one of Argentina''s trusted suppliers of oceanographic electronics and naval communications. This channel agreement enables IEA to sell, support, and service Liquid Robotics'' Wave Gliders® throughout Argentina and Uruguay. Wave Gliders are wave powered ocean robots that collect and communicate real-time ocean data without th ...


27.04.2016

Workshops on Collaborative Robotics and Mixed Model Assembly Lines to Be Featured at the 4th Annual ASSEMBLY Show

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/20/16 -- In October of this year, the 4th Annual ASSEMBLY Show, the only trade show exclusively focused on assembly manufacturing processes, will give attendees the unique opportunity to hear industry experts discuss the latest technological advances and manufacturing trends during two intensive workshops and over a dozen focused education sessions. The ASSEMBLY Show will take place from Tuesday, October 25 through Thursday October 27, at the Donald E. Stephe ...


20.04.2016

Sensors Expo & Conference Partners With Xconomy for Robo Madness West Co-Location

NEWTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/14/16 -- , the nation''s leading event focused exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems, today announced a new partnership with , the 5th annual robotics event in Silicon Valley. The co-located event will take place on Wednesday, June 22nd at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose CA, and feature the most innovative robotic companies in the world, explore the opportunities and pitfalls of this market, highlight emerging technologies and ...


14.04.2016

Grishin Robotics Raises $100M Fund to Pursue Trillion-Dollar Opportunity

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/11/16 -- announces new $100 million fund, four times the size of its initial $25 million fund, announced in mid-2012. Originally one of the first exclusively robotics funds in the world, the firm now expands its investment focus to companies involved in the "Hardware Revolution" and becomes one of the ecosystem''s largest players. While Dmitry self-financed Grishin Robotics'' investments until now, a number of institutional ...


11.04.2016

WHILL and 5D Robotics Collaborate to Accelerate Autonomous Personal Mobility Development

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/11/16 -- WHILL, Inc. (WHILL) announced today its collaboration with 5D Robotics, Inc. (5D). 5D''s deep software talent and rapid development capabilities will help accelerate WHILL''s development of autonomous personal mobility technology for its flagship device, Model A."Fully autonomous personal mobility devices can bring our B2B customers enormous benefits in terms of greater convenience, lower cost and improved safety for the ...


11.04.2016

UAS Magazine Announces UAS Energy In Sight Summit Co-Located at AUVSI''s 2016 Xpoential in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/29/16 -- has announced that several major speaker presentations have been added to the agenda for the , a one-day event co-located at the world''s largest drone event. Produced by UAS Magazine, the UAS Energy In Sight Summit, at , May 2-5, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, will provide an unprecedented look at the need and opportunity for the unmanned aircraft systems industry to serve energy producers and energy infrastr ...


29.03.2016

Maluuba Opens Deep Learning R&D Research Lab

WATERLOO, ON -- (Marketwired) -- 03/29/16 -- Maluuba, a deep-learning company helping machines think, reason and communicate with human-like intelligence, today announced it has opened an R&D lab in Montreal. As part of the labs, Maluuba has partnered with machine learning and neural computation expert, Yoshua Bengio from the Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms (MILA) and reinforcement learning expert Richard Sutton from the Alberta Innovates Centre for Machine Learning, to further N ...


29.03.2016

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Host Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Manufacturing Leaders at Italian Trade Agency''s i3 Forum

CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/29/16 -- The Italian Trade Agency (ITA) today announced that Prime Minister Matteo Renzi will make his first official visit to Chicago on March 30, 2016. The visit by the Italian head of state will focus on Italian manufacturers in the Midwest at the ITA''s at the University of Chicago''s Gleacher Center.The U.S. is Italy''s most important trading partner outside of the European Union with 7.5% of its total exports being sent to ...


29.03.2016

Prosthetic and Therapeutic Robotics to Grow Into $3.6 Billion Market in 2025

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/29/16 -- Prosthetic and therapeutic robotic devices will grow into a $1.9 billion and $1.7 billion market by 2025 respectively, as an aging population demands better quality of life and superior performance, according to .Predictably, the largest markets for the prosthetic robotics -- devices such as bionic arms and legs -- will reside in developed countries in Europe and the U.S., but China will comprise nearly one-third of the total 2025 market, more than any ...


29.03.2016

MEDIA ALERT: Italian Manufacturing Innovation Takes Center Stage at i3 Forum in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/28/16 -- It''s no secret the U.S. manufacturing sector accounts for 12.1 percent of the US GDP ($2.17 trillion) and includes 12 million workers employed by domestic and foreign companies. The U.S. is Italy''s most important trading partner outside of the EU, accounting for 22 percent of its total exports to the U.S. What many don''t know is that in 2015, Illinois was the sixth largest importer of goods from Italy with almost $1.8 ...


28.03.2016

Texas UAS Summit & Expo Agenda Set to Reveal Industry Trends, Compelling UAS Storylines

AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 03/16/16 -- has released the official speaker and event lineup for the , a premier unmanned aircraft systems event produced by UAS Magazine in collaboration with the Lone Star UAS Center of Excellence & Innovation and the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service. Taking place March 29-31, 2016, in Austin, Texas, the three-day event will include timely and powerful regional perspectives from more than 60 presenters consisting of Texas-based UAS end-users, R ...


16.03.2016

Make Plans to Attend The 4th Annual ASSEMBLY Show; Registration Is Now Open for This Industry Leading Event

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/10/16 -- Plans are well underway for development of The 4th Annual ASSEMBLY Show, the only event that focuses specifically on assembly technology, equipment, and products and one of the fastest growing trade shows in the country according to Trade Show Executive magazine. The event, which attracted 6,700 industry professionals and 250 exhibiting companies in 2015, is scheduled for Tuesday, October 25 through Thursday, October 27, 2016 at The Donald E. Stephen ...


10.03.2016

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Industry Experts and Major Firms Are Set to Present at the Texas UAS Summit & Expo

AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 02/16/16 -- announced this week the preliminary agenda for the , a premier unmanned aircraft systems event produced by UAS Magazine. Taking place March 29-31, 2016 in Austin, Texas, the agenda, focused on both small and large unmanned aircraft systems -- features how Texas is shaping the industry. Produced in collaboration with the expert team from the Lone Star UAS Test Site, the two-day event will explain and reveal the cutting-edge research, commercial operati ...


16.02.2016

5D Robotics Raises $5.5M Funding in Seed Round for Commercial Business

CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/02/16 -- 5D Robotics Inc., a leader in the development of automation technology for vehicles, today announced it has closed $5.5 million in a seed round from private investors for its commercial business efforts.The need for increasing automation in many different verticals is on the rise and with it the demand for highly accurate navigation and precise positioning. The 5D technology provides an automation solution that can be easily installed and reconfigure ...


02.02.2016

suitX Launches Most Advanced, Lowest Cost and Lightweight Medical Exoskeletons

BERKELEY, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/01/16 -- , a California-based robotics company designing and manufacturing medical and industrial exoskeletons, announces the official launch of Phoenix, one of the world''s lightest and most advanced medical exoskeletons for people with mobility disorders. In lieu of complicated hardware, suitX uses a wealth of state-of-the-art embedded intelligence and minimal design to make exoskeletons accessible, simple to manufacture, and lower cost. At an est ...


01.02.2016

Election-Year Debate: How to Allocate $55 Billion for Information and Communication Tech

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/19/16 -- Federal, state and local governments pour an estimated $55 billion into information and communication technologies (ICT) -- but better structuring of the funding plans is needed to create better outcomes, according to .Governments and IT developers should apply principles like modularity, scalability and interoperability to ICT funding itself -- prioritizing cyberphysical security and open-source IP in areas like the industrial Internet and precision a ...


19.01.2016

Aved Custom Battery Packs Designed for Robotics & Mobility Devices

NORTH BILLERICA, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/16 -- has introduced custom engineered large format product OEMs requiring specific performance characteristics.provide clean voltage with a typical < 10% deviation, 1000 plus cycles, high pulse up to 100 A, and capacities from 24 V to 200 V (10 A/hr.to 100 A/hr.) and up to 4 kW, depending upon the application. Custom designed and built to OEM specifications, the battery chemistry and cell selection are optimized with respect to voltage, cycles ...


05.01.2016

United Rentals Partners With 5D Robotics to Bring the Latest Autonomous Driving Technology to Its Rental Branches

CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/17/15 -- United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI), the largest equipment rental company in the world, and 5D Robotics, Inc., a leading provider of automation for the defense and energy sectors, have teamed up to bring the latest autonomous driving technology to United Rentals equipment operations. The 5D solution prevents collisions, enables multiple vehicles to follow a person or lead vehicle ("wagon-training"), and allows operators to quickly and easily c ...


17.12.2015

NAC Global Technologies Reports Record Quarter

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 11/23/15 -- NAC Global Technologies (OTCQB: NACG) reported record quarterly revenues of $254,598, a 30% increase over the prior quarter and 115% over the same period last year. YTD revenues were $574,564. Net quarterly operating loss decreased from $140,827 to $46,615 a 66% improvement and an 88% improvement over the same period last year. New customers include an international helicopter manufacturer integrating NAC drives into landing gear actuators. A thr ...


23.11.2015

Building Robotics Launches +Comfy

OAKLAND, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/29/15 -- Building Robotics, a software company that is revolutionizing the way people interact with buildings, today announced the launch of a new ecosystem of technologies to improve people''s daily lives through enhanced control of their personal workplace. Called +Comfy ("Plus Comfy"), the solution builds on the company''s current offering, Comfy, to expand the occupant experience of building systems via a single unified interf ...


29.10.2015

NAC Global Technologies, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Units

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/07/15 -- NAC Global Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: NACG) ("NAC" or the "Company"), a development and manufacturing company that manufactures and supplies harmonic gearing technology, announced today the pricing of a public offering of 9,500,000 Units at a purchase price of $0.05 per Unit ("Units" or each a "Unit"), each Unit consisting of one share of common stock, par value $0.001 per share, two Series A Warrants each ...


07.10.2015

Driverless Cars? Meet Driverless Security Robots at ASIS in Anaheim

DENVER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/15 -- Gamma 2 Robotics (), makers of the world''s first artificially intelligent security robots, will be demonstrating how its driverless autonomous robots can be controlled on-demand using its latest ROAM software platform at this year''s ASIS security conference in Anaheim, CA, Booth #756.The Robot Oversight and Management (ROAM) platform allows security providers and end users alike to take control of their fleet of autonomous robots ...


23.09.2015

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Industry Experts and Major Firms Are Set to Present at the 9th Annual UAS Summit Next Week

GRAND FORKS, ND -- (Marketwired) -- 09/17/15 -- will be hosting the 9th annual , the upper Midwest''s premier unmanned aircraft systems event produced by UAS Magazine, in collaboration with the Red River Valley Research Corridor. Taking place next week, September 21-23 in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The 2015 agenda is focused on both small and large unmanned aircraft systems -- featuring industry and military leaders, UAV manufacturers, payload providers, designers, and commercial ope ...


17.09.2015

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Industry Experts and Major Firms Are Set to Present at the 9th Annual UAS Summit

GRAND FORKS, ND -- (Marketwired) -- 08/20/15 -- announced this week the preliminary agenda for the 9th annual , the upper Midwest''s premier unmanned aircraft systems event produced by UAS Magazine, in collaboration with the Red River Valley Research Corridor. Taking place September 21-23 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, the 2015 agenda -- focused on both small and large unmanned aircraft systems -- features industry and military leaders, UAV manufacturers, payload providers, designers, ...


20.08.2015

Special Olympics to Unveil Global Digital Health Information Management System at World Games

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/15 -- has contracted with to create a global digital health system with a goal to improve health outcomes for people with intellectual disabilities worldwide. The international non-profit will use VecnaCares'' CliniPAK, a turnkey health data capture platform with plug-and-play implementation and multi-site reporting capabilities for low resource health delivery scenarios. CliniPAK will support healthcare professionals in standardizing data col ...


24.07.2015

Vecna Acquires VGo

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/15 -- , Inc., a leader in robotic logistics and innovative IT healthcare solutions, announced that it has acquired , Inc., the leader in robotic telepresence solutions for healthcare, education and business."Vecna and VGo''s missions are highly aligned. We believe robots can enhance the quality of life for people everywhere," said Daniel Theobald, Vecna''s Co-Founder and CTO. "VGo brings a great product and a large satis ...


16.07.2015

Parks Associates Releases New Industry Research on Connected Home, OTT, Robotics, Digital Health, and Wearables

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 06/25/15 -- covering OTT services, home robotics, smart watches, and connected health provide in-depth analysis of industry trends and consumer research, forecasts, business model strategies and opportunities, and key recommendations for players within these key connected home topics.finds that the average U.S. broadband household owns approximately seven connected devices and that consumers will continue to buy connected devices to address more specialized needs ...


25.06.2015

Parks Associates Announces New Industry Report Examining Robotics in the Connected Home

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/15 -- Parks Associates announced a new today showing more than 6% of U.S. broadband homes currently own a robotic vacuum cleaner and adoption will exceed 11% by 2020. The report, , reports robotic floor cleaners are the first phase of the consumer robotics market, which will gradually expand to include healthcare, home controls, toys, and education."Home robots are slowly emerging as a new category within the connected home and Internet of Things, but ...


16.06.2015

The Economist Names Liquid Robotics as Top Innovator for the World Ocean Innovation Challenge

CACAIS, PORTUGAL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/15 -- THE ECONOMIST EVENTS'' WORLD OCEAN SUMMIT - ®, a pioneer of unmanned ocean robots, was honored by The Economist as the winner in the inaugural Ocean Innovation Challenge. Announced at The Economist''s World Ocean Summit Gala event sponsored by National Geographic and Blancpain, Liquid Robotics was honored for the Wave Glider, their revolutionary wave powered ocean robot. Selected by a distinguished panel of judges composed of ...


05.06.2015

Crowd Funders To Transform People’s Lives With Exoskeleton Robots

Pompano Beach, Florida, USA - Engineer and inventor Victor Morales is the brains behind a new crowdfunded campaign, raising money to build affordable exoskeleton robots so that people who are paralyzed can walk, pick up objects and live a better life. The exoskeletons can also be used by anyone who needs extra strength and mobility. And, in the future, Morales plans to develop exoskeletons that will revolutionize the construction and transport industries and search and rescue operations. Morale ...


04.06.2015

MEDIA ALERT: Omnify Software Sponsors Devens Robotica 2015

TEWKSBURY, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/03/15 --WHO: Omnify Software together with its Value Added Reseller, Trilogic, will be sponsoring and exhibiting at the upcoming Devens Robotica 2015 event. Visitors to the Omnify Software/Trilogic booth can see demonstrations of product lifecycle and engineering data management solutions as well as leading design technology.WHAT: Devens Robotica 2015 will feature sessions, workshops, and live demonstrations of world-class robot and unmanned vehicle systems ...


03.06.2015

Liquid Robotics Named Top Finalist in The Economist Events'' Ocean Innovation Challenge

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/15 -- ®, a pioneer of unmanned ocean robots, was named by The Economist Events as one of three top finalists in the , for the , the first wave powered ocean robot. The Economist Events launched this inaugural competition to search for innovative technologies that will address the growing expansion by "governments and businesses to look to the oceans as a key source of source of economic growth, job creation and investment," and do so sustainably ...


11.05.2015

Liquid Robotics launches Open Oceans Partner Program

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/05/15 -- ., a pioneer of unmanned ocean robots, today announced the Liquid Robotics Open Oceans Partner Program, a global technology program designed to accelerate the creation, integration and deployment of new technologies and applications for unmanned ocean systems. Building upon the Wave Glider®, the world''s first wave and solar powered ocean robot, this program offers participating partners a comprehensive suite of open integration and develo ...


05.05.2015

Gamma 2 Robotics Closes $3.5 Million Series A Financing

DENVER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/09/15 -- Gamma 2 Robotics ("G2R") (), developers of the world''s first commercially available security robot, announced today that it has closed a $3.5 million Series A financing, led by Foxlink Group (), a Taiwan-based electronics manufacturer with 2014 revenue of $3.0 billion. This brings the company''s total venture funding in the last nine months to over $4.45 million. G2R will leverage the new funds to enhance corporate leader ...


09.04.2015

Vecna Showcasing Patient Solutions and Robotics at HIMSS 2015

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/08/15 -- will attend the HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition where they will exhibit their patient solutions and robotics solutions in booth #2071. The HIMSS Conference will take place at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, April 12-16th, 2015 and showcase the newest technologies, trends and solutions in health IT to international and domestic healthcare executives and providers. Highlights include:: At the top of every hour, Vecna will present a theatrical ...


08.04.2015

Teachers and Parents can now offer Individualized Math Practice to Young Children and Children with Special Needs Using OctoPlus on the iPad

Zyrobotics, a leading assistive technology company, today announced the launch of OctoPlus, enabling teachers and parents to provide math instruction to young children and children with special needs on an individualized basis. OctoPlus provides kids with fun, interactive math addition problems that are accessible based on a student’s math skill and disability - whether for regular daily practice or to challenge a student beyond their current skill level. OctoPlus is available on iTunes at http ...


09.03.2015

Liquid Robotics Named to Robotics Business Review (RBR) Top 50 Robotics Companies

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/23/15 -- ., the pioneer in unmanned ocean robots, was named one of (RBR) Top 50 most noteworthy companies in the global robotics industry for 2015. In the fourth annual , Liquid Robotics was recognized for the Company''s innovation and development of the , the world''s first hybrid wave and solar powered ocean robot, enabling businesses, governments and scientists to explore and monitor the world''s oceans in areas and over tim ...


23.02.2015

UPDATE - Takeoff in Robotics Will Power the Next Productivity Surge in Manufacturing

CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 02/13/15 -- The use of advanced industrial robots is nearing the point of takeoff, a development that could power a new wave of productivity growth in many industries and lead to changes of up to 5 percentage points in the cost competitiveness of major export economies relative to the U.S., according to new research by .The BCG study projects that investment in industrial robots will accelerate markedly over the next decade, from annual growth that now averages 2 ...


13.02.2015

Takeoff in Robotics Will Power the Next Productivity Surge in Manufacturing

CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 02/10/15 -- The use of advanced industrial robots is nearing the point of takeoff, a development that could power a new wave of productivity growth in many industries and lead to changes of up to 5 percentage points in the cost competitiveness of major export economies relative to the U.S., according to new research by .The BCG study projects that investment in industrial robots will accelerate markedly over the next decade, from annual growth that now averages 2 ...


09.02.2015

vRad Expands Investments in Its Breast Imaging Program, Appoints Arlene Sussman, MD Medical Director

MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (Marketwired) -- 11/12/14 -- , the nation''s largest telemedicine company and radiology practice with over 500 physicians, announced that has been promoted to vRad''s medical leadership team as Medical Director, effective immediately. Along with providing interpretations, Dr. Sussman is responsible for ensuring that the clinical operations of vRad''s mammography services deliver the highest level of service to its clients and the patients they s ...


12.11.2014

Parker Indego Now at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, NJ

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 10/15/14 -- Robotics researchers at Kessler Foundation are broadening their investigation of the application of exoskeletal devices for rehabilitation and community use. Kessler Foundation is one of five leading rehabilitation research centers within the United States to receive Indego -- a powered lower limb orthosis, also known as an exoskeleton -- as part of a new national multicenter study. From Parker Hannifin, Indego offers people with impaired mobility ...


15.10.2014

MEDIA ALERT: Vecna Experts to Give Two Presentations at RoboBusiness 2014

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/14 -- announces several of its thought leaders have been invited to speak at , an international executive level robotics event that connects cutting edge solutions providers with investors, end users and new business partners to accelerate the growth of the industry.Vecna develops intelligent autonomous solutions for all industries that improve situational awareness for machines and humans, revolutionize manufacturing and distribution processes and technolog ...


08.10.2014

ASSEMBLY Show Exhibitors to Introduce Innovative New Products and Services at Upcoming Trade Show Being Held October 28-30 in Rosemont, IL

ROSEMONT, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 09/24/14 -- Hundreds of new products, advanced processes, and impressive innovations will be offered at The ASSEMBLY Show, the only premier trade show exclusive to assembly technology, equipment and products. This year''s show will bring together suppliers, buyers and users of assembly equipment in manufacturing plants to learn about the latest products in the assembly industry. The ASSEMBLY Show will take place from Tuesday, October 28, through Thursd ...


24.09.2014

Boeing and Liquid Robotics Sign Multi-Year Agreement to Develop Solutions for Maritime Surveillance

ST. LOUIS, MO and SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/14 -- (NYSE: BA) and , the market leader in unmanned ocean vehicles, today signed a global, multi-year teaming agreement for collaboration on product development, maritime services and operational deployments.The initial focus of the collaboration will be to develop total integrated solutions for anti-submarine warfare, maritime domain awareness and other maritime defense applications."It''s a great opportunity to partner ...


23.09.2014

FUNUTATION TEKADEMY RECOGNIZED BY CNC/ROBOTICS INNOVATORS

CLEVELAND, OHIO, March 24, 2014 Funutation Tekademy, LLC, a national computer, robotics and STEM education company in Beachwood, Ohio has been recognized for leadership and contributions in robotics training courses by the inventors of the DIYLILCNC machine. The DIYLILCNC Project version 2.0 is a new and innovative product for the CAD/CAM (Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing) field, launched by two inventors and educators with funding and support from the School of the Art Institute of Chica ...


24.03.2014

Building Robotics, Maker of People-Centered Intelligent Software for Buildings, Announces $1.14M Seed Round

OAKLAND, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/13 -- Building Robotics, creator of software for people in commercial buildings, today announced a $1.14M seed financing round by Claremont Creek Ventures (CCV), Google Ventures, Formation 8, Navitas Capital, Red Swan Ventures and prominent angel investors.Building Robotics' initial product, is the first to meaningfully reconnect people to the heating and cooling in their work environments, providing more comfortable spaces while saving energy. The so ...


07.11.2013

Rethink Robotics Expands Baxter Research Robot Availability Into Japan

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/06/13 -- today announced it has expanded the distribution of its Baxter Research Robot into the Asian market by signing an exclusive partnership with , a leading robotics and technology supplier, to distribute the revolutionary humanoid research robot in Japan. Already available in the U.S. and Europe, the Baxter Research Robot is an open source platform that allows researchers to fuel robotics exploration and create a wide array of custom applications for rob ...


06.11.2013

Rethink Robotics Accelerates Adoption of Open Source Research Platform, Launches New Features

SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/23/13 -- -- today announced at RoboBusiness that it is enhancing its open source research platform, the Baxter Research Robot, as major global corporations begin to join numerous American and European Universities already developing innovations using the platform. The introduction of a 3D computer simulator and an enhanced online user forum will help researchers around the world collaborate more efficiently, accelerating the development of game-changing a ...


23.10.2013

Liquid Robotics Announces PacX Challenge Grand Prize Winner

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/24/13 -- , an ocean data service provider and developer of the , announced today at the Oceans'13 MTS/IEEE scientific conference the winner of the Liquid Robotics' PacX Challenge grand prize was awarded to Dr. Tracy Villareal, professor of marine science at the University of Texas at Austin. His winning research focused on a comparison of scientific spatial data collected from U.S. satellite streams to in-situ or surface data collected by the four ...


24.09.2013

Rethink Robotics Launches Baxter 2.0 Software

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/13 -- today announced a game-changing update to the software of the Company's flagship interactive production robot, Baxter. The 2.0 software will introduce a new set of applications, making Baxter an even more effective productivity tool for American manufacturers. Existing customers will be able to easily download the new software and upgrade their Baxter robot.Baxter is now able to pick and place parts at any axis, allowing the robot to perform a br ...


23.09.2013

Zero to Maker -- New Book From Maker Media

SEBASTOPOL, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/13 -- When David Lang was laid off from a failing startup, he didn't know how to do a single thing that didn't involve sitting in front of a computer. He decided to do something about it.Having attended the Maker Faire Bay Area, a massive celebration of makers held annually near Silicon Valley, CA, Lang had an epiphany. The inventors, tinkerers, machinists, welders, artists, and scientists who gather at Maker Faire to display their talents had ...


16.09.2013

Rethink Robotics Launches Baxter Research Robot in Europe as Demand Surges Among U.S. Universities and Corporate Research Labs

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/13 -- today announced the Baxter Research Robot, a revolutionary humanoid robot with two arms powered by a Software Development Kit (SDK) that allows researchers to create a wide array of custom applications for robots, is now in use at universities across the United States. The Baxter Research Robot has been adopted at many of the leading engineering schools across the U.S., including Carnegie Mellon, Cornell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Tufts U ...


16.09.2013

Pablo Luther, Veteran Silicon Valley CFO, Joins Liquid Robotics as Chief Financial Officer

SUNNYVALE, CA and KAMUELA, HI -- (Marketwired) -- 09/04/13 -- ®, an ocean data services provider and developer of the first wave-powered Wave Glider® ocean robot, today announced that Pablo Luther, former CFO of Gridiron Systems Inc. (recently acquired by Violin Memory) has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Reporting directly to Bill Vass, CEO and President of Liquid Robotics, Mr. Luther will be responsible for the finance, human resources and information technology organizat ...


04.09.2013

QBotix Expands Executive Team, Hires VP of Sales and VP of Finance

MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/27/13 -- , makers of innovative mobile robotic and tracking solutions for the commercial and utility-scale solar sectors, announced that the company has hired solar power industry veterans Matt Lugar to serve as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Kirk Johnson as Vice President of Finance. Lugar will lead global sales and marketing, while Johnson will oversee finance, strategic planning, and accounting."With four commercial installations this yea ...


27.08.2013

Maritime Congressional Hearing Reveals Potential of Unmanned Vehicles to Improve Maritime Domain Awareness, Reduce Costs

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 08/02/13 -- During the July 31 Congressional Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation hearing entitled How to Improve the Efficiency, Safety and Security of Maritime Transportation: Better Use and Integration of Maritime Domain Awareness Data, Chairman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) and Ranking Member John Garamendi (D-CA) encouraged the Coast Guard to work with commercial industry to identify the latest technologies that can meet, as well as extend, thei ...


02.08.2013

Open Source Robotics Foundation Chooses SoftLayer, an IBM Company, to Host First Cloud-Based Robotics Challenge

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 08/01/13 -- The (OSRF), the non-profit organization charged with supporting the development, distribution and adoption of open-source software for use in robotics research, education and product development, recently relied on to host the DARPA Virtual Robotics Challenge (VRC). SoftLayer, now , provided the multi-faceted infrastructure of , and to help push the boundaries of robotics technology. OSRF was funded by DARPA to support the simulator-based event, par ...


01.08.2013

NASA Relies on RTI Connext DDS for Human Exploration Telerobotics Project

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/31/13 -- , the real-time infrastructure software company, today announced that is leveraging the flexible service parameters and durability of software to support human-to-robot communication between Earth and space. The NASA (HET) project is demonstrating how telerobotics -- remote control of a variety of robotic arms, rovers and other devices -- can take routine, highly repetitive, dangerous or long-duration tasks out of human hands, to improve and hast ...


31.07.2013



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