Innovation First Labs Inc., a developer of HEXBUG Micro Robotic Creatures, has released new additions to their growing list of robotic creatures like HEXBUG Nano, HEXBUG Spider and their habitat sets including Nano Bridge Battle, Raceway and Elevation.
International Robotic Urology Symposium, the largest conference for medical robotics, will be hosted by the Henry Ford Vattikuti Urology Institute and the Vattikuti Foundation at Wynn Las Vegas from January 13 to 16 2011.
Adept Technology, a global provider of intelligent robotics, has released a Packaging Automation Cell (PAC), a new automated packaging platform for expeditious packaging applications like meat and poultry packaging which demands both hygienic and adaptable processing.
RT Corp and Brilliant Service Co Ltd have developed a Robot Inside Character (RIC) Android Robot which is the first robot in the world whose controls are powered entirely by the Android.
NASA has declared that it will conduct the final preview of its Discovery space shuttle mission during a sequence of news briefings to be held at the Johnson Space Center in Houston on October 21. Press reporters will be allowed during this session.
Researchers of Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) are working on Swarming Micro Air Vehicle Network (SMAVNET) project for developing aerial swarming robots which can be employed in catastrophic locations for creating communication pathways between rescuers and their base.
Wesley Randall Professor at the Auburn University and his research team are developing an unmanned aircraft for performing various activities like guarding the border, moving goods between various cities, acting as a security force for airborne traffic etc.
Dr. Ramin Mirhashemi of Gynecological Oncology Associates has discussed the benefits of the da Vinci robotic surgery in treating uterine fibroids. It was reported that more than 30% of women in America are affected by this disease.
Roboteq Inc. has released HDC2450 an innovative controller which can precisely drive two DC motors. Each can be run up to 50 V and can be operated up to 150Amps.
Linda van den Bedem and her technical team from Eindhoven University have created a surgical robot called ‘Sofie’ which works on the principle of 'force feedback' for helping the surgeon to sense various actions performed during the surgery like pulling the sutures, making incisions etc.
PCS Edventures, a leader in the educational sector in terms of designing and delivering robotic educational products and services pertaining to Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics to the K-16 market, has received supplementary orders from the Al Riyadh School to supply additional robotic materials for engineering, robotics and technological educational programs.
Universal Robotics has released Neocortex an innovative and patented software that offers learning ability for the machines from its surroundings thereby providing an adaptable automation in disfigured environments.
Quiet Logistics, a global provider of warehouse automation and robotics solutions, has declared that Cloudveil Direct has selected their company for offering enhanced direct-to-client realization services.
ABB, a global leader in providing automation solutions, has received a purchase order from Schweitzer-Mauduit International for delivering electrical and automation equipments for Schweitzer’s greenfield specialty paper mill located in Philippines.
Raytheon Company has released a new Exoskeleton (XOS 2) a robotic suit which is tougher, quicker and weightless in contrast to its previous generation XOS 1 suit. The power consumed by this new robotic suit is 50% lesser than its forerunner.