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Robotbenchmark lets you program simulated robots from your browser

Cyberbotics Ltd. is launching https://robotbenchmark.net to allow everyone to program simulated robots online for free. Robotbenchmark offers a series of robot programming challenges that address various topics across a wide range of difficulty levels, from middle school to PhD. Users don't need to ...

The Drone Center's Weekly Roundup: 8/21/17

August 14, 2017 - August 20, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News During a nighttime flight in the Persian Gulf, an Iranian surveillance drone followed…

Using machine learning to improve patient care

New CSAIL research employs many types of medical data, including electronic health records, to predict outcomes in hospitals.

Robots Podcast #241: Tensegrity Control, with Kostas Bekris

Kostas Bekris introduces tensegrity robots, and research into smart control algorithms for them.

New Horizon 2020 robotics projects, 2016: ILIAD

In 2016, the European Union co-funded 17 new robotics projects from the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for research and innovation. 16 of these resulted from the robotics work programme, and 1 project resulted from the Societal Challenges part of Horizon 2020. The robotics work programme ...

Digital symbiosis lets robot co-workers predict human behaviour

by Anthony King Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk fear that the robotic revolution may already be underway, but automation isn't going to take over just yet – first machines will work alongside us. Robots across the world help out in factories by taking on heavy lifting or repetitive jobs, but the ...

Robotics and AI celebrated in this year's MIT Technology Review 35 Innovators Under 35 list

13 researchers working in robotics and AI made the MIT Technology Review “35 Innovators Under 35” list this year. Robotics Anca Dragan UC Berkeley Ensuring that robots and humans work and play well together. Lorenz Meier ETHZ An open-source autopilot for drones. Austin Russell Luminar ...

UK robotics sector deal consultation - your input needed

If you are involved in the UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems sector, we'd love to hear from you. Please fill in this survey. In January this year, the UK Government published a Green Paper on “Building our Industrial Strategy” . In it is set an 'open door' challenge to industry to come ...

Those amazing flying machines

Last year, Intel partnered with Lady Gaga on the Super Bowl Halftime Show to showcase its latest aerial technology called “Shooting Star.” Intel did a reprise performance of its Shooting Star technology for Singapore's 52nd birthday this past week. Instead...

Robot Launch 2017: Two weeks left to enter the competition!

The Robotics Hub, in collaboration with Silicon Valley Robotics, is looking to invest up to $500,000 in robotics, AI and sensor startups! Finalists also receive exposure on Robohub and space in the new Silicon Valley Robotics Cowork Space. Plus you get to pitch your startup to an audience of top ...

The Drone Center's Weekly Roundup: 8/14/17

August 7, 2017 - August 13, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Two U.S. airstrikes targeted members of al-Shabab in Somalia. In a statement, the…