Tag Archives: AI

ABB & YuMi: Functional Prototypes


The YuMi collaborative industrial robot, developed by ABB Robotics, uses task-specific fingers to manipulate objects. By using an Ultimaker 2+ 3D printer to prototype their finger designs for new customers, they sped up the development process from weeks to just a few days

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Cozmo: Behind the Scenes


Driven by the vision of bringing a character to life in the real world, Anki worked incredibly hard to combine robotics, AI, and computer vision technologies into a consumer robot. Their realization of that vision is Cozmo, a real-life robot like you’ve only seen in movies, with a one-of-a-kind personality that evolves the more you hang out

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We are the Innovators!


“At Lockheed Martin, innovation is at the core of all we do. We strive to see things differently and to solve our customers’ greatest problems with cost-effective solutions that consistently drive industry forward. We have a rich legacy of engineering breakthroughs in flight and technology. It is through this spirit of innovation that We’re Engineering a Better Tomorrow”

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Skunk Works: Magic


Something magical happens when a group of people unite in the pursuit of a common purpose and challenge what’s thought to be impossible. At the Skunk Works, magic happens every day in the form of technological innovation and thoughtful solutions driven by our customers’ mission

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RoboSimian Robot


RoboSimian, a four-limbed disaster response robot under development at JPL, is ready to compete in the 2015 DARPA Robotics Challenge on June 5-6, 2015. You go buddy!

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Microsoft HoloLens: A Close Look at the Hardware


Microsoft HoloLens is made up of specialized components that together enable holographic computing. Get a closer look at the hardware and systems that will enable you to move freely and interact with holograms. Learn more about Microsoft HoloLens at http://www.microsoft.com/HoloLens

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The Dawn of Killer Robots


Motherboard gains exclusive access to a small fleet of US Army bomb disposal robots—the same platforms the military has weaponized—and to a pair of DARPA’s six-foot-tall bipedal humanoid robots. They meet Nobel Peace Prize winner Jody Williams, renowned physicist Max Tegmark, and others who grapple with the specter of artificial intelligence, killer robots, and a technological precedent forged in the atomic age. It’s a story about the evolving relationship between humans and robots, and what AI in machines bodes for the future of war and the human race.

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Invention Factory: How Will Robots Evolve?


From robots that can be our friends, exoskeletal suits that can make us faster and stronger, and machines that learn like humans–welcome to the true age of robotics

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Productivity Future Vision


The future through the eyes of Microsoft… “How could emerging technology transform the way get things done 5-10 years in the future? Watch Kat, a young independent marine biologist, and Lola, a corporate executive, work together in a highly interconnected and information rich future”

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Israel’s Killer Robots


Israel is the world’s biggest exporter of military drones, used around the world for everything from surveillance to precision rocket attacks on speeding cars in remote locales. Israel’s drone program hasn’t stirred as much controversy as its American counterpart, but not because their targeted killings are any less fatal. VICE sent Simon Ostrovsky to a drone testing airfield in Israel to find out what their latest eye-in-the-sky can see. -From the YouTube video description

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