Despite the hype surrounding self-driving cars, human intervention is consistently required for its functionality, according to Consumer Watchdog.
A partner of NVIDIA's new Jetson chipset has created a development kit for those looking to create new autonomous systems.
Australian iron ore miner Fortescue said on Friday that one of its driverless tr...
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Earlier today, Dubai’s International airport shut down flights for roughly half an hour, owing to the sighting a drone flying nearby. Departures were halted from 10:13 a.m. and 10:45 a.m over “suspected drone activity,” those arriving flights were still able to land. The airport’s social te…
In this virtual roundtable, A3 speaks with executives at four market leaders about the evolving capabilities and use cases for autonomous mobile robots.
According to Ultra Tech Automation, Manufacturers Are Paying a Price—Cost, Status, Lack of Innovation—Because They Don’t Know How to Effectively Deploy Their “Cobots”
An extra pair of wings makes robot insects much easier to control
Solid basis for camera-guided six-arm robot for the automated loading of CNC machines
SMi Group reports: The 5th annual Future Armoured Vehicles Central and Eastern Europe conference returns to Prague with a more expansive and focused agenda.
U.S. self-driving truck startup TuSimple said it has raised $95 million in a fun...
New California state records show driverless car companies are making progress but are still relying on human safety operators to take control of the wheel at times.
Another autonomous vehicle unicorn has joined the herd. TuSimple, a self-driving truck startup running daily routes for customers in Arizona, has raised $95 million in a Series D funding round led by Sina Corp. as the company prepares to scale up its commercial autonomous fleet to more than 50 truc…
Desert ants can navigate remarkably well with the aid of the sun, a skill that robots are trying to duplicate
The compact terminal SCTMi Ethernet from Schmalz is a compact unit with multiple vacuum generators for simultaneous and individual handling of different parts using only one vacuum system.
With $95 million in its latest funding round, TuSimple achieves unicorn status and plans to expand operations of its Level 4 self-driving trucks.
A consumer watchdog group said that reports from self-driving car companies testing on public roads in California show that the technology isn't ready.
Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon acquired Auris Health for $3.4 billion. Auris is surgical robotics pioneer Dr. Fred Moll’s new robotic surgical play.
MarketWatch.com: Johnson & Johnson will acquire surgical robotics company Auris Health
There is a time when a successful cooperation between humans and robots has decisive importance: it is in the precise moment that one "actor" is required to hand an object to another "actor" and, therefore, to coordinate their actions accordingly. But how can we make this interaction more natural fo...