Robotic pets could increasingly provide social companionship and health monitoring in elder care, but data processing involves personal and sensitive information about individuals
The robot maker has developed software and hardware for robots to replace workers in hazardous conditions
Use of robots will reduce labour costs by 24 per cent in Canada’s manufacturing sector, according to Boston Consulting Group report
Known as “M-Blocks” these little guys climb over and around one another
The total investment includes $8 million from Investissement Quebec (IQ) and the Ministère des Finances et de l’Économie du Québec (MFEQ).
The $8-million project is funded by the U.S. Department of Defence and involves five U.S. universities.
Considering what Omron has done with robotics and sensors, imagine what the toothbrushes will look like?
The company is targeting Europe for 4,000 unit sales a year.
Estimated 176,586 units will ship in 2012, 234,122 units in 2017
Windsor-based Valiant will supply ABB with robot based integration solutions for heavy industries sector