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The Robots Taking Factory Jobs Just Had Their Best Quarter Ever

The Robots Taking Factory Jobs Just Had Their Best Quarter Ever

mag813 May 11, 2017 0

The North American robotics industry had its best first quarter ever in 2017, in terms of both money made and robots sold. A new report published last week by the Robotic Industries Association finds

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Your Child’s Next Teacher Could Be a Robot

Your Child’s Next Teacher Could Be a Robot

mag813 March 1, 2017 0

Today, those looking for a non-traditional education have limited access to online classrooms, especially ones that are for-credit and affordable. But Thomas Frey predicts that, within 14 years, learning from robots will be entirely commonplace

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This Robot Surgeon Is Outperforming Human Doctors

This Robot Surgeon Is Outperforming Human Doctors

mag813 February 16, 2017 0

Imagine you needed a life-saving operation. Would you choose an experienced, human surgeon to perform the procedure or a robot? According to Dr. Peter Kim, vice president of the Sheikh Institute for Pediatric Surgical

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Kuri, A Helpful and Interactive Home Robot That Plays, Entertains, and Performs Useful Tasks

Kuri, A Helpful and Interactive Home Robot That Plays, Entertains, and Performs Useful Tasks

mag813 January 6, 2017 0

Kuri is a helpful home robot designed to interact with humans to play, entertain, and perform useful tasks like setting reminders. In one promotional video, a young girl with diabetes uses the robot to

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Robots Are Coming For Your Job

Robots Are Coming For Your Job

mag813 September 19, 2016 0

Robots are coming and there’s nothing we can do to stop them besides convincing everybody to stop inventing robots. Which won’t happen. People love inventing robots. Market researcher Forrester estimates that by 2021, six

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