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NTU Singapore's robot to spray paint JTC's industrial developments

A new NTU robot will soon be spray-painting the interiors of industrial buildings in Singapore, saving time and manpower while improving safety.

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Bio-inspired lower-limb 'wearing robotic exoskeleton' for human gait rehab

Stroke and spinal cord injury patients often require gait rehabilitation to regain the ability to walk or to help strengthen their muscles. Wearable "robot-assisted training" is quickly emerging ...

Tue 25 Oct 16 from

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Dives aplenty as American robots beat Australians at RoboCup football challenge

Game turns out to be not quite as seamless as human football – with the ability to remain upright proving the participants’ main challengeAn American team of robots have defeated their Australian ...

Mon 24 Oct 16 from

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Adding social touch to robotics

A squeeze in the arm, a pat on the shoulder, or a slap in the face – touch is an important part of the social interaction between people. Social touch, however, is a relatively unknown field ...

Mon 24 Oct 16 from

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This robot tutor detects the 'emotional state' of its pupils

Spanish researchers have developed a system that can respond to pupils not concentrating on their work

22 hours ago from Techradar

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Robots at center of China's strategy to leapfrog rivals

The Canbot can say its name, respond to voice commands, and "dance" as it plays Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean." Other robots China is displaying at the World Robot Conference can play badminton, ...

Mon 24 Oct 16 from

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Robots in distress in the Venetian Lagoon

Two British artists are designing an unconventional fleet of autonomous devices that can help fight pollution in the lagoon environment of Venice

Tue 25 Oct 16 from AlphaGalileo

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Patients report symptom improvement following prolotherapy for knee osteoarthritis

Prolotherapy, an injection-based complementary treatment for symptomatic knee osteoarthritis, was associated with improved knee-specific symptoms, quality of life, and ability to participate ...

Mon 24 Oct 16 from Medical Xpress

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Elon Musk warns that people thinking negatively about self-driving cars could kill

If people are dissuaded from using autonomous vehicles then there's far more chance they'll die in a crash, the Tesla founder warned

Fri 21 Oct 16 from The Independent

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That pilot in the cockpit may someday be a robot

From the outside, the single-engine Cessna Caravan that took off from a small airport here on Monday looked unremarkable. But inside the cockpit, in the right seat, a robot with spindly metal ...

Tue 18 Oct 16 from

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