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George Mason students have a new dining option: Food delivered by robots.

Thousands of students at George Mason University can order food from on-demand robots on wheels. The school has received a fleet of 25 delivery robots from Starship Technologies that can haul ...

10 hours ago from The Washington Post

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At Alibaba's futuristic hotel, robots deliver towels...

The 290-room FlyZoo in the city of Hangzhou, 170 km southwest of Shanghai, is an incubator for technology Alibaba wants to sell to the hotel industry in the future.

10 hours ago from Daily Mail

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Increasing skepticism against robots

In Europe, people are more reserved regarding robots than they were five years ago. This is shown in a new study published by scientists from Linz and Würzburg.

14 hours ago from

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The robots being readied to enter nuclear no-go zones

Robust, intelligent robots that react to their surroundings are being developed to work in situations that are too dangerous for humans, such as cleaning up Europe's decades-old radioactive ...

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Amazon builds vest for workers to protect them from robots

The wearable technology in being introduced following a warehouse accident involving a robot

Mon 21 Jan 19 from The Independent

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Researchers develop smart micro-robots that can adapt to their surroundings

One day, hospital patients might be able to ingest tiny robots that deliver drugs directly to diseased tissue, thanks to research being carried out at EPFL and ETH Zurich.

Fri 18 Jan 19 from

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Using a machine learning technique to make a canine-like robot more agile and faster

A team of researchers with Robotic Systems Lab in Switzerland and Intelligent Systems Lab in Germany and the U.S. has found a way to apply machine learning to robotics to give such machines ...

Thu 17 Jan 19 from TechXplore

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Samsung Galaxy S10 price accidentally revealed and it's almost as much as the most expensive iPhone

Latest leak follows a slew of rumours relating to the specs of the Galaxy S10 smartphone

10 hours ago from The Independent

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Robots will be your colleagues not your...

Fears that robots will eliminate your job are unfounded with a growing number of employers planning to increase headcount as a result of automation, ManpowerGroup said.

Fri 18 Jan 19 from Daily Mail

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Get ready for TC Sessions: Robotics + AI with highlights from last year’s event

As we get ready for TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics + AI on April 18 at UC Berkeley, we can’t help but look back at last year’s robotics event. With more than 1,000 attendees, thought-provoking ...

7 hours ago from TechCrunch

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