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techcrunch.com - Tim De Chant - Exclusive: How Found Energy went from 'self-cannibalizing robots' to cleaning up heavy industry
Exclusive: How Found Energy went from 'self-cannibalizing robots' to cleaning up heavy industry
TechCrunch

Found Energy doesn't have the typical startup origin story: It began with a space robot that was supposed to eat itself. Now, the company is developing that same technology with an eye toward powering aluminum smelters and long-haul shipping.

techcrunch.com - Brian Heater - Boston Dynamics' Atlas humanoid robot goes electric
Boston Dynamics' Atlas humanoid robot goes electric
TechCrunch

Atlas lies motionless in a prone position atop interlocking gym mats. The only soundtrack is the whirring of an electric motor. It's not quiet, exactly, but it's nothing compared to the hydraulic jerks of its ancestors. As the camera pans around…

techcrunch.com - Brian Heater - A humanoid robot is on its way from Mobileye founder
A humanoid robot is on its way from Mobileye founder
TechCrunch

Mentee Robotics hasn't been in stealth, exactly. The Israeli firm caught a small wave of press at the tail end of 2022, following Tesla's initial humanoid robotics announcement. As that was the year of the startup's founding, it didn't have much to…

bbc.co.uk - Kick back and relax': Humanoid robot retires - BBC News
Kick back and relax': Humanoid robot retires - BBC News
BBC

Atlas, a humanoid robot which can run, somersault and do backflips, has been retired after 11 years. 'Now it's time for our hydraulic Atlas robot to kick back and relax,' its maker Boston Dynamics said in a video which showed the robot's highlights…

standard.co.uk - Sarah Ward - 'World's most advanced robot' to be exhibited in Scotland
'World's most advanced robot' to be exhibited in Scotland
Evening Standard

Humanoid robot Ameca has been acquired by the National Robotarium (National Robotarium/PA) A humanoid robot described as the most advanced in the world will be showcased in Scotland. The National Robotarium, the UK's centre for robotics and…

dailymail.co.uk - Melody Fletcher For Mailonline - World's most advanced' humanoid robot will be showcased in Scotland
World's most advanced' humanoid robot will be showcased in Scotland
Mail Online

Ameca is able 'to interact with people in a natural and engaging way' The acquisition aims to 'foster a greater understanding of benefits of robotics' A humanoid robot described as the most advanced in the world will be showcased in Scotland. The…

forbes.com - Timothy Papandreou - Perfect Storm: AI, Robots, Chip Shortages. Can Automakers Weather It?
Perfect Storm: AI, Robots, Chip Shortages. Can Automakers Weather It?
Forbes

The once-unstoppable auto industry, a 20th-century titan synonymous with manufacturing disruption and progress, now finds itself caught in a perfect storm. Inflation, the relentless march of electrification, the rise of AI and robotics, a tangled…

theverge.com - Emma Roth - Boston Dynamics Atlas robot, 2013-2024
Boston Dynamics Atlas robot, 2013-2024
The Verge

After 11 years, Boston Dynamics is saying goodbye to Atlas, the humanoid robot best known for its (somewhat unsettling) dance sequences and impressive backflips. In a video posted on YouTube, the robotics company says it's time for its hydraulic…

independent.co.uk - Sarah Ward - 'World's most advanced robot' to be exhibited in Scotland
'World's most advanced robot' to be exhibited in Scotland
The Independent

Please enter a valid email address Please enter a valid email address I would like to be emailed about offers, events and updates from The Independent. Read our privacy notice A humanoid robot described as the most advanced in the world will be…

digitaltrends.com - Trevor Mogg - Boston Dynamics retires its remarkable Atlas robot
Boston Dynamics retires its remarkable Atlas robot
Digital Trends

Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot has been impressing us with its acrobatics and other antics over the last decade, but the company just announced it's retiring the bipedal bot. “Atlas has sparked our imagination, inspired the next generations of…

fortune.com - Rachyl Jones - From sleeping on a friend's floor to signing huge industrial customers: How Gecko's founder built a $600 million robot company from a college project
From sleeping on a friend's floor to signing huge industrial customers: How Gecko's founder built a $600 million robot company from a college project
Fortune

While an electrical engineering student at Pennsylvania's Grove City College in 2013, Jake Loosararian traveled to Costa Rica for vacation. One day, he and a college friend camped in a rainforest on the country's Pacific coast and drifted to sleep…

bleedingcool.com - Jude Terror - Justice Ducks #2 Preview: Feathers Fly as Robots Invade
Justice Ducks #2 Preview: Feathers Fly as Robots Invade
Bleeding Cool News

Posted in: Comics, Dynamite, Preview | Tagged: Justice Ducks In Justice Ducks #2, St. Canard's finest must quack the case of the menacing stone-turning robots. Will they duck or dive? St. Canard faces robot chaos in Justice Ducks #2, hitting…

ndtv.com - CBSE Issues Circular For 18th World Robot Olympiad India 2024
CBSE Issues Circular For 18th World Robot Olympiad India 2024
NDTV

World Robot Olympiad India 2024: Elementary level age criteria: (8-12 years). Image: wroindia.org. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a circular urging principals of its affiliated schools to promote participation in the…

wcvb.com - Jamy Pombo Sesselman - Til we meet again': Mass. company retiring beloved humanoid robot
Til we meet again': Mass. company retiring beloved humanoid robot
WCVB

Updated: 6:43 AM EDT Apr 17, 2024 Waltham, Massachusetts, Boston Dynamics retires its humanoid robot Atlas Updated: 6:43 AM EDT Apr 17, 2024 IMPORTANT TO CELEBRATE YOUR BOSTON MARATHON FINISH. THAT GOES WITHOUT SAYING ONE AND DONE. NEW THIS…

deccanchronicle.com - Balu Pulipaka - Dr Tamilisai Chats With Robot on Election, BJP Prospects in TN
Dr Tamilisai Chats With Robot on Election, BJP Prospects in TN
Deccan Chronicle

Hyderabad: Former Telangana Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan, who during her term at Raj Bhavan here had spoken multiple times about how robots could be put to use to serve patients in hospitals, and particularly so during the Covid pandemic, is…

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