In Spain, robot barman serves up contact-free beers
A Spanish bar is experimenting in contact-free beverage delivery with 'Beer Cart', a robotic barman serving up beers to customers in Seville. The robot assistant made his debut when the southern city began enjoying new freedom as Spain eased a two-month lockdown, with bars and cafés in half of the country allowed to reopen their terraces.
Robotic snake designed for search and rescue in disaster response
Someday, in the not-too-distant future, a robot similar to this snake-like prototype could help save lives. The robot snake was developed at John Hopkins University could help advance search and rescue technology, says Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Chen Li.
Japanese companies exhibit robots to help care for a rapidly aging society
Toyota's latest humanoid robot "T-HR3" is like an avatar that can be controlled remotely by a human operator. The goggle on the operator allows them to envision what the robot is seeing, while they feel what the robot touches through the sensory feedback gloves they wear.
Five things you need to keep your job safe from robots
Will robots destroy millions of jobs or create them? Human workers don't have to worry just yet, experts said at the Bloomberg Sooner Than You Think conference in Singapore on Sept. 5. CEOs and executives pointed to five attributes workers should have to avoid losing to bots.
OnRobot grippers package plants in Danish greenhouse
Grippers from OnRobot A/S help package delicate plants at a Rosborg Food Holding greenhouse in Denmark.
The kid-friendly inflatable robot for space and the home
Introducing King Louie, the inflatable robot whose technology could one day be used in space or to help the elderly.
The robot revolution in the workforce
As economists parse the labor picture, one factor on everyone's mind is the impact of automation. Enter Automation Anywhere - an enterprise software company that is bringing more bots to the workforce.
Meet Blueberry, the robot designed to make you laugh
The University of Alberta has a lot going for it. It’s pretty. And it’s home to many an eccentric and clever inventor, like Kory Mathewson. Kory is an A.