Robots Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Now machines can rebuild damaged brain eyes, legs, hands etcRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    When The Six Million Dollar Man first aired in the Seventies, with its badly injured astronaut being rebuilt with machine parts, the TV show seemed a far-fetched fantasy. But fast-forward 40 years and the idea of a part-man, part-robot doesn't seem so extraordinary after all.

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  2. OSU robotics firm selling bipedal robotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOBI NBC5

    Oregon State University's robotics program has spun off one of its first businesses focusing on robotic locomotion, and they've created "Cassie" to show what they're capable of. "This technology will simply explode at some point, when we create vehicles so automated and robots so efficient that deliveries and shipments are almost free," said Jonathan Hurst, an associate professor of robotics in the OSU College of Engineering, chief technology officer at Agility Robotics and an international leader in the development of legged locomotion.

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  3. CUBAN: Don't go to school for finance - liberal arts is the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    ... Discussing the swiftly evolving nature of jobs due to automation , he noted that across a broad array of industries, robots will replace human workers. Prompted by Johnson, he then made a bold proclamation about the types of skills and majors that ...

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  4. Fremont County Engineering Scholarship Foundation: Engineers look toward automationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... shifted their focus to a new generation of engineers, who could have careers filled with automation, ranging from robots to artificial intelligence. The Fremont County Engineering Scholarship Foundation hosted its annual banquet Thursday, with a ...

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  5. Google CEO responds to 7-year-old girla s letter, says he will a look...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... dated Feb. 3, Pichai wrote, "Dear Chloe, Thank you so much for your letter. I'm glad that you like computers and robots, and hope that you will continue to learn about technology." "I think if you keep working hard and [follow] your dreams, you can ...

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  6. Bill Gates' Two Words to Protect Our Future: Tax RobotsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    "Right now if a human worker does you know, $50,000 worth of work in a factory, that income is taxed". Economists and future-minded techies alike, Gates included, have been discussing the looming threat of robotic automation for several years now.

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  7. Darwin, a mini robot, helps kids with cerebral palsy perform physical therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Digital Trends

    Like any kid with homework, kids with cerebral palsy sometimes need encouragement to do their physical therapy. Robots like Darwin can help.

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  8. Study shows potential of 3D tracking system in improving accuracy of robot-assisted surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    The cutting-edge biocompatible near-infrared 3D tracking system used to guide the suturing in the first smart tissue autonomous robot surgery has the potential to improve manual and robot-assisted surgery and interventions through unobstructed 3D visibility and enhanced accuracy, according to a study published in the March 2017 issue of IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering . The study successfully demonstrates feasibility in live subjects and demonstrates 3D tracking of tissue and surgical tools with millimeter accuracy in ex-vivo tests.

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  9. Bill Gates says robots that steal human jobs should pay taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Re/code

    If robots are going to take over human jobs, that means fewer people will be working, which in turn means fewer people will be paying taxes. Bill Gates has idea for solving this deficit: Have the robots that take human jobs pay their share in taxes.

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  10. Labor, Cabinets, And Pieces Of MeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MediaPost

    ... without pay. The company has also been charged with sexual, racial and age harassment. Some even carried fake robots that they renamed "Puzbots" referring to a smirky interview that Puzder gave to Business Insider last March in which he sang the ...

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  11. Trump's Boeing speech shows differences with ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... His speech at the Boeing plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, never once touched on the increasing role of robots on assembly lines. It glossed over Boeing's own statement that 30 percent of the parts for the 787 fleet come from foreign ...

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  12. Google CEO replies to 7-year-old job applicantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Monterey County Herald

    ... you so much for your letter,” Pichai wrote, according to the BBC. “I'm glad that you like computers and robots, and hope that you will continue to learn about technology. “I think if you keep working hard and following your ...

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  13. Best Things to do at digiPlaySpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    ... Characters with Little Robot Friends Created by Toronto-based Aesthetec Studio, Little Robot Friends are expressive robots that kids can code to customize the robot's personalities. The robots are coded using a simple drag and drop program to sing ...

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  14. Guest opinion: Focusing on the promise of roboticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Local Tech Wire

    ... whom I admire, are afraid of automation. Perhaps they've read too many sci-fi stories or seen too many movies where robots take over the world. Or perhaps they're concerned about the very real issue of job displacement. In the long run, I believe ...

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  15. The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes, Says Bill GatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Government Executive

    Robots are taking human jobs. But Bill Gates believes governments should tax companies' use of them, as a way to at least temporarily slow the spread of automation and to fund other types of employment.

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  16. Google CEO responds to 7-year-old's letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    ... dated Feb. 3, Pichai wrote, "Dear Chloe, Thank you so much for your letter. I'm glad that you like computers and robots, and hope that you will continue to learn about technology." "I think if you keep working hard and [follow] your dreams, you can ...

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  17. How Hard Is It for Startups to Raise Capital in Philly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Phillymag.com

    ... venture is getting easier. Case in point: COSY (Cognitive Operations Systems, Inc), a software platform that enables robots to navigate retail stores autonomously to help businesses manage inventory and maintain smooth operations. At a talk about ...

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  18. Weehawken High School robotics team to enter first ever competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hudson Reporter

    The Weehawken High School robotics team will compete at their first robotics competition Saturday, Feb. 18. The national Vex Robotics competition tasks participants with designing and building a robot to compete against other teams' robots in a game-based engineering setting. It also employs STEAM concepts students learn in school.

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  19. Elon Musk thinks artificial intelligence will destroy the meaning of life 0:0Read the original story

    Friday | New York Post

    Tech billionaire Elon Musk believes artificial intelligence could be catastrophic for humanity who are set to become a cyborg race which will have to grapple with 15 percent of the global workforce being without a job. The creative genius added a "universal income" would have to be introduced for the global population because robots will do everything.

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  20. Bill Gates' plan for tax reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Spero News

    The founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, suggested in a video that like humans, robots should be taxed. In the video produced by Quartz, Gates points out that a human being working in a factory is paid a $50,000 salary is taxed.

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