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Silicon Valley Robotics

On Jun 1, 2020
@RobotLaunch shared
svrobo: Bots&Beer Online on June 3 7pm PDT with EandM Electric and SICK sensors who will be giving a presentation about AMRs (autonomous mobile robots)! Here's a teaser: https://t.co/DMye4CxDVf Join us! https://t.co/WrR0bwgnVf https://t.co/jNt0kKL1kH
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Silicon Valley Robotics promotes the innovation and commercialization of robotics technologies. We are a newly formed non-profit business association (501c6).We are also one of the largest, most excit

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On Jun 1, 2020
@RobotLaunch shared
svrobo: Bots&Beer Online on June 3 7pm PDT with EandM Electric and SICK sensors who will be giving a presentation about AMRs (autonomous mobile robots)! Here's a teaser: https://t.co/DMye4CxDVf Join us! https://t.co/WrR0bwgnVf https://t.co/jNt0kKL1kH
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Silicon Valley Robotics

Silicon Valley Robotics

Silicon Valley Robotics promotes the innovation and commercialization of robotics technologies. We are a newly formed non-profit business association (501c6).We are also one of the largest, ...


On Jun 2, 2020
@alefreedot shared
New fully funded PhD positions in Cognitive Robotics and Human-Robot Interaction at the Italian Institute of Technology https://t.co/rWlz8jCsYM via @LinkedIn @RBCS_IIT @CONTACT_unit @gsandini @netspash @IITalk
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New fully funded PhD positions in Cognitive Robotics & Human-Robot Interaction at the Italian Institute of Technology

New fully funded PhD positions in Cognitive Robotics & Human-Robot Interaction at the Italian Institute of Technology

In the spirit of the doctoral School on Bioengineering and Robotics the PhD Program for the curriculum “Cognitive Robotics, Interaction and Rehabilitation Technologies” provides ...

On Jun 1, 2020
@RoboticBusiness shared
How Robotics Can Benefit the Utilities Industry - https://t.co/sVPftnERwm https://t.co/g5lGlzJabI
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How Robotics Can Benefit the Utilities Industry

How Robotics Can Benefit the Utilities Industry

Robotics solutions, including tele-operated systems, can be used automate difficulty and dangerous tasks in the utilities sector.

On Jun 2, 2020
@slashdot shared
MIT Builds Robot Hand That Can 'See and Feel' Objects https://t.co/vPgqqtM1Op
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MIT Builds Robot Hand That Can 'See and Feel' Objects

MIT Builds Robot Hand That Can 'See and Feel' Objects

Robotic hands capable of picking up objects as fragile as a crisp by "sensing" objects have been developed by researchers. The Independent reports: Two new tools built by MIT's Computer ...

On Jun 1, 2020
@MIT_CSAIL shared
Robot hand can ‘see and feel’ objects as fragile as a potato chip: https://t.co/BST9Dpp4Se https://t.co/GmgPcWmS6m
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Giving soft robots senses

Giving soft robots senses

The new sensors let the gripper not only pick up objects as delicate as potato chips, but it also classifies them -- letting the robot better understand what it’s picking up, while also ...

On Jun 2, 2020
@WIRED shared
Deep breath. Just because a robot conquered a Rubik Cube doesn't mean they're coming for us. Yet. https://t.co/qH7gcAQ4uo
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Why Solving a Rubik's Cube Does Not Signal Robot Supremacy

Why Solving a Rubik's Cube Does Not Signal Robot Supremacy

OpenAI demonstrated a robotic arm successfully completing the puzzle. It didn't show the machine dropping the cube—or the 10,000 years of simulated training.

On Jun 1, 2020
@engadget shared
MIT gives soft robots a better sense of touch and spatial awareness https://t.co/VMDjcRytV4 https://t.co/vXKHlL6tFA
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MIT gives soft robots a better sense of touch and spatial awareness

MIT gives soft robots a better sense of touch and spatial awareness

Researchers from MIT give robotic grippers a better sense what they’re gripping and how much force to use.

On Jun 2, 2020
@DesignNews shared
The 20 Greatest Hoaxes in the History of Engineering https://t.co/cxc8PalFam via @DesignNews
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The 20 Greatest Hoaxes in the History of Engineering

The 20 Greatest Hoaxes in the History of Engineering

From scandals and cons to faux innovations and pranks, here's a look at the most infamous hoaxes throughout engineering history.

On Jun 1, 2020
@Robotiq_Inc shared
Your favorite gripper just got better! Check out the improvements we've done to make Hand-E even better while keeping the form factor you love! https://t.co/uVEvzgLPGk https://t.co/wyp6KhoPS4
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Hand-E Adaptive Gripper

Hand-E Adaptive Gripper

Applications Robotiq’s Hand-E Adaptive Gripper can accomplish a variety of different production tasks. 50-mm stroke gripper model is suited to collaborative robots Integrates seamlessly ...

On Jun 1, 2020
@MistyRobotics shared
COVID-19 recovery depends on us all practicing social distancing and wearing a mask where appropriate. Shout out to Phillip Ha on the mask-detecting skill he has built for Misty II. https://t.co/5fp4nRHJhq
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A robot that reminds you to wear a mask

A robot that reminds you to wear a mask

The world’s first mask-detection robot uses computer vision, AI, and deep learning to issue a friendly verbal reminder to put on a face covering.

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On Jun 1, 2020
@engadget shared
What to buy for new grads who need help "adulting" https://t.co/qGz2Kgpcqf https://t.co/uw8OwChjOF
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What to buy for new grads who need help "adulting"

What to buy for new grads who need help "adulting"

The first few months (or years) after college can be hard. Here are the best gadgets and tools you can buy for new grads who need help "adulting."

On Jun 1, 2020
@j2bryson shared
RT @ARTAIBath: Did you know that @UniofBath is launching an online MSC in A.I? We will support the course, ensuring students are provided with the most up-to-date understanding of the emerging possibilities of artificial intelligence, as well as its ethical implications. https://t.co/DHREGN1w6D https://t.co/2IVv5wFxIq
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University of Bath launches online MSc in AI - ART-AI

University of Bath launches online MSc in AI - ART-AI

Bath launches Artificial Intelligence online MSc

On Jun 1, 2020
@MIT_CSAIL shared
A new random-number generator @MIT is based on the concept of loaded die. It could help simulate different scenarios, from financial markets to the likelihood of earthquakes. Paper: https://t.co/CYzdNagsR8 More: https://t.co/2ELoMCAZMA https://t.co/MpCjdaDXcS
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Click here to read the article

Click here to read the article

The Fast Loaded Dice Roller: A Near-Optimal Exact Sampler for Discrete Probability Distributions Feras A. Saad Cameron E. Freer Martin C. Rinard Vikash K. Mansinghka We prove that this ...

On Jun 1, 2020
@MIT_CSAIL shared
A new random-number generator @MIT is based on the concept of loaded die. It could help simulate different scenarios, from financial markets to the likelihood of earthquakes. Paper: https://t.co/CYzdNagsR8 More: https://t.co/2ELoMCAZMA https://t.co/MpCjdaDXcS
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Algorithm quickly simulates a roll of loaded dice

Algorithm quickly simulates a roll of loaded dice

Approach for generating numbers at random may help analyses of complex systems, from Earth’s climate to financial markets.

On Jun 2, 2020
@EksoBionics shared
"Right now, with #socialdistancing, as workforces are asked to stay home and remote work has surged, #workers need the support of #robots in the field. " Interesting article by @SB_Robotics on robotic workforce applications and #Covid19: https://t.co/qyImbATaH1
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COVID-19 Next Steps: Robots for Social Distancing and Consumer Trust

COVID-19 Next Steps: Robots for Social Distancing and Consumer Trust

Robots can help humans amid company shutdowns and slowdowns, and as we transition into the long haul of this pandemic.

On Jun 1, 2020
@singularityhub shared
Carbon Nanotube Transistors May Soon Give Waning Moore’s Law a Boost https://t.co/8zzFp1Qj6c
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Carbon Nanotube Transistors May Soon Give Waning Moore’s Law a Boost

Carbon Nanotube Transistors May Soon Give Waning Moore’s Law a Boost

The team tweaked one of the most popular approaches to creating carbon nanotube transistors, in which silicon wafers are dipped into a solution of CNTs.

On Jun 2, 2020
@RoboticBusiness shared
Register For Our Upcoming #Webinar: #Robotics as a Service – Technology Trends & Business Models! Register for free here - https://t.co/4x8Z1vOEz3
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Webinar: Robotics-as-a-Service – Technology Trends & Business Models – July 23

Webinar: Robotics-as-a-Service – Technology Trends & Business Models – July 23

business, legal, technical and operational aspects of the Robotics-as-a-Service (RaaS) business model will be analyzed and discussed.

On Jun 2, 2020
@WIRED shared
Privacy-focused researchers are exploring whether the Achilles' heel of machine learning, the adversarial examples that can make an image classifier mistake a rifle for a helicopter, could actually protect your information. https://t.co/fkDDY0zI18
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Blind Spots in AI Just Might Help Protect Your Privacy

Blind Spots in AI Just Might Help Protect Your Privacy

Researchers have found a potential silver lining in so-called adversarial examples, using it to shield sensitive data from snoops.

On Jun 2, 2020
@engadget shared
AI breathes new life into a classic ‘80s synth https://t.co/1pcP96oRBA https://t.co/2DkGPU3zdd
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AI breathes new life into a classic ‘80s synth

AI breathes new life into a classic ‘80s synth

A website uses AI to generate usable patches for Yamaha's classic DX7 synthesizer.

On Jun 1, 2020
@slashdot shared
AI Isn't Magical and Won't Help You Reopen Your Business https://t.co/X1pbRvzsdY
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AI Isn't Magical and Won't Help You Reopen Your Business

AI Isn't Magical and Won't Help You Reopen Your Business

The coronavirus is helping to erode the hype around artificial intelligence; data scientists get the axe and some 'old-fashioned' solutions work better. From a report: When SharpestMinds, a ...

On Jun 2, 2020
@DesignNews shared
Microbots Swim Through Barriers to Treat Cells https://t.co/2p22FYCsgi via @DesignNews
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Microbots Swim Through Barriers to Treat Cells

Microbots Swim Through Barriers to Treat Cells

Scientists can remotely control the devices to deliver medications to tumors and other sites within the body.