Robotics The San Francisco Police Department is requesting permission for their robots to use deadly forcelocaltoday.news
Robotics A cheap $200 solar-power plastic robot that destroys weeds, shows that global agriculture can dramatically reduce the chemicals used in farming, and reduce the 45% of crops lost to pests.
Robotics Humanoid robots could generate $154 billion in revenue over next 15 years, Goldman Sachs reports
Robotics "The robot is doing the job": Robots help pick strawberries in California amid drought, labor shortage
Robotics MIT's autonomous assembling robots to construct additional assembly robots and move independently &/or as a swarm to build structures much larger than themselves
Robotics Carnegie Mellon researchers claim they have used new AI techniques to train much cheaper robot dogs (approx $6,000 cost) to reproduce the advanced functionality of the Boston Dynamics Spot robot.
Robotics Waymo launches the world's most advanced robo-taxi service. Rides can be hailed to go anywhere in downtown Phoenix, Arizona, 24/7, and with no safety driver
Robotics The killer ground drone revolution is here. The Netherlands has deployed four armed ground robots or unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs), making it the first NATO country to do so. The robots are Tracked Hybrid Modular Infantry Systems (THeMIS) UGVs built by the Estonian defense company Milrem Robotics.
Robotics ‘Part of the kill chain’: how can we control weaponised robots? | Artificial intelligence (AI)
Robotics Subway now has some smart fridges that can talk to you, to dispense sandwiches in places like airports and hospitals