Consumers with expectations inflated by years of science fiction saturation might find themselves frustrated as domestic robots fail to perform basic tasks.
ANYmal spends a week doing inspection tasks on an offshore platform
Rodney Brooks’ startup developed a new class of factory robots that could safely work alongside people. Then came the hardest part: selling them
I’ve never been able to quite figure out why I hate snakes, but my disdain of slithering serpents extends to the robot variety as well. I’m sure part of it comes from the way they wriggle ...
In Las Vegas in January 2019, a RoboBusiness track will enable experts and attendees to answer these questions and more about service robot applications.
Robotic waiters controlled remotely by people with physical disabilities will work in a new cafe in Tokyo. Previously, robots have been introduced in various roles in a hospital and a ...
A new video of SpotMini, a quadruped robot, shows the mechanical pup looking more businesslike than usual.
For robots, 2018 was a year of goodbyes, hellos, and intriguing pointers to future developments. Here are the four major trends that I spotted in the robot scene this year: General-purpose ...
Sporting a trendy brown bob, a humanoid robot named Erica chats to a man in front of stunned audience members in Madrid.
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Robot design must incorporate user needs as well as technical advances and aesthetics, writes guest columnist Alexandre Colle.