Eldercare Robots

Games, sensors and robots are among the tools beginning to come to market to help aging…

The Logic Behind Bailing Out the Auto Industry

By Frank Tobe, editor/publisher, The Robot Report Pres. Obama, speaking at Carnegie Mellon University, June 24,…

Podcast: Divergent Views on Communicating with Machines

Steve Ballmer, CEO, Microsoft and Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman, Mercedes Benz Much of what I saw…

Recent Breakthroughs Are Enabling Consumer and Low-cost Commercial Robots

by Frank Tobe and Manoj Sahi The consumer robotic market has been on a roller coaster…

The Critical Next Step In Robotics: AI

Thus far, the biggest hitch in the development of commercially feasible and consumer-friendly robots is not…

The Next 7-10 Years of IBM’s Watson

Jeopardy! Was Just The Beginning Alex Trebek, Ken Jennins, Watson and Brad RutterPhoto courtesy of Jeopardy!…

Investors merge firms, raise fund to support AI

Founders Jennifer Gill Roberts and Kelly Coyne / Credit: Petra Nizetic Investors Jennifer Gill Roberts and…

Avitas uses AI to make industrial inspections quicker, safer

Credit: Avitas Systems General Electric subsidiary Avitas Systems is using artificial intelligence technology from AI company…

Polar Capital to launch AI, automation fund

Polar Capital said it plans to launch an automation and artificial intelligence fund to support companies…

Japan company testing robots to counter childcare shortage

Credit: Social Solutions Japan is in the throes of a childcare crisis as more mothers go…