Relativity Space successfully launched the first 3D-printed rocket, however, the rocket failed to reach orbit.
ProMat 2023 robotics recap
Listen to this week’s episode of The Robot Report Podcast and a recap of all of the cool robots at ProMat 2023.
Locus Robotics introduces LocusONE multi-bot warehouse management
Locus Robotics announces LocusONE, a seamless warehouse management solution that enables the operation and management of large quantities of multiple AMRs.
OTTO Motors launches OTTO 600 and improved software
OTTO 600 is the latest midweight AMR from OTTO Motors, capable of carrying payloads up to 600 kg (1,322 lb).
Slip Robotics launches new trailer pallet unloading solution
The Slip Robotics automated trailer loading system carries up to 8 full pallets and reduced driver waiting time from 1.5 hrs to 5 mins.
MiR Insights cloud-based software optimizes AMR fleets
New cloud software from Mobile Industrial Robots provides fleet owners with actionable insights to improve performance.
MIT ‘traffic cop’ algorithm helps drones stay on task
MIT developed a method for tailoring any wireless network to handle a large load of time-sensitive data from various sources.
Built Robotics develops autonomous solar piling robot
Built’s robot combines all steps of the piling process, from surveying to pile distribution, driving and inspection, into one package
Silicon Valley Bank collapses and FDIC takes over
On the podcast, we talk about the potential impact of the implosion of Silicon Valley Bank. Also this week: an interview with Rylan Hamilton, CEO and co-founder of 6 River Systems.
Unlock new applications for mobile robots at the Robotics Summit
The panelists will discuss how recent technology advances are setting the stage for the next wave of innovative mobile robots.
Airobotics acquires Iron Drone assets
Airobotics announced that it acquired the assets of Iron Drone Ltd, an Israeli-based company that creates autonomous counter-drone systems.
AVIA creates AV-centered policy recommendations for USDOT
According to the AVIA, these federal policy recommendations will help unlock AVs’ full capacity to provide greater safety and mobility.
Software development for autonomous vehicles from APEX.AI
This episode of The Robot Report Podcast features an interview with APEX.AI co-founder Dejan Pangercic on software development for autonomous vehicles.
Argo AI team joins Ford’s new self-driving startup Latitude AI
Latitude’s work will build off of Ford’s hands-free, highway-driving technology called BlueCruise, which has already logged more than 50 million miles.
OMRON launches 20 kg payload cobot arm
The new OMRON TM20 cobot is lightweight and features a 20 kg payload and 1300 mm reach.
Researchers create responsive ankle exoskeleton algorithm
Researchers at the University of Michigan have created a responsive ankle exoskeleton algorithm that uses direct muscle measurement.
Skydio flying high with $230M series E funding round
$230M in funding to expand U.S. manufacturing and hiring as demand rises for autonomous drones across public safety, defense, and infrastructure inspection.
Breaking down Tesla’s Full Self Driving recall
Tesla’s recall affects almost 363,000 Model S, Model 3, Model X and Model Y vehicles equipped with Full Self Driving Beta software.
Waymo starts fully driverless testing in LA
Waymo announced its starting completely driverless testing in Los Angeles, making it the third city to see driverless Waymo vehicles.
Fulfil Solutions emerges from stealth with $60M in funding
Fulfil Solutions announced that it is emerging from stealth mode with $60 million in Series B financing for its grocery fulfillment system.
Alphabet closes Everyday Robots among layoffs
Everyday Robotics taught over a hundred wheeled, one-armed robots to clean cafeteria tables, separate trash from recycling and open doors.
CaPow Raises $7.5 Million Seed Round
CaPow’s autonomous, battery-free, high-power energy eco-system frees robots from harmful Lithium-Ion batteries. Without robot downtime for charging, the company’s method reduces CapEx, OpEx, and carbon footprint.