According to a recent report from the Robotic Industries Association (RIA), there were a record number of robots shipped to North American companies in the first quarter of 2018. New highs were set in both the number of units shipped and shipment revenue recorded. Although new orders decreased over the same period from a year ago, the first quarter of 2018 was still the second best to begin a...Read More »
The recent shift of major manufacturing companies to utilize the power of CNC machining over convention methods does not come as a surprise - but why is it a more attractive alternative to conventional machining?Read More »
Excessive automation at Tesla was a mistake," said Elon Musk. "To be precise, my mistake."Read More »
Tech Crunch calls it a “warehouse automation army” and, well, the description is not too far off the mark.
Fetch Robotics, a company that describes itself as a pioneer in “on-demand automation,” has announced that it will be adding two new models to its line of autonomous mobile robots – or AMRs – that are said to be deployable within hours, with no need for changes in IT...Read More »
Hey, hackers: The Georgia Institute of Technology wants you to know that your attempts at industrial espionage will not be taken lying down. You just might not realize you’re being attacked back when lulled into a false sense of security by the adorable, shoebox-sized HoneyBot.
Researchers have designed a way for industrial companies to prevent their robots from being overtaken by...Read More »
During the final validation phase it had to enter a simulated plant damaged by an earthquake and successfully perform four key tasks.Read More »