Posts Tagged ‘robotics’

Robotics Market Hits Record High

June 29th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

Assistive robotics technologies are now prevalent in factories, hospitals, cars, farms and home at a greater level than ever before. June 9 marked the 5-year anniversary of the National Robotics Initiative (NRI), a multi-agency effort to accelerate the development and use of robots that work beside or cooperatively with people and solve problems in areas […]

Trends in Self-Driving Innovation

November 18th, 2015 by Sarah Ricard

Nov. 6, Toyota Motor Corporation announced a 5-year, billion-dollar investment in robotics and artificial intelligence research and development in the U.S. The plan includes creation of a new company, Toyota Research Institute Inc., with headquarters near Stanford University and a second location near the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. TRI will help bridge the gap between fundamental research […]