robotics

Early-bird savings end next Friday on tickets to Robotics+AI 2020

January 26, 2020 0

TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics+AI 2020 is gearing up to be one amazing show. This annual day-long event draws the brightest minds and makers from these two

This ultrasonic gripper could let robots hold things without touching them

January 23, 2020 0

If robots are to help out in places like hospitals and phone repair shops, they’re going to need a light touch. And what’s lighter than

Soft Robotics raises $23 million from investors including industrial robot giant FANUC

January 21, 2020 0

Robotics startup company Soft Robotics has closed its Series B round of funding, raising $23 million led by Calibrate Ventures and Material Impact, and including

Diligent’s Vivian Chu and Labrador’s Mike Dooley will discuss assistive robotics at TC Sessions: Robotics+AI

January 21, 2020 0

Too often the world of robotics seems to be a solution in search of a problem. Assistive robotics, on the other hand, are among one

‘PigeonBot’ brings flying robots closer to real birds

January 17, 2020 0

Try as they might, even the most advanced roboticists on Earth struggle to recreate the effortless elegance and efficiency with which birds fly through the

Save over $200 with discounted student tickets to Robotics + AI 2020

January 16, 2020 0

If you’re a current student and you love robots — and the AI that drives them — you do not want to miss out on

Companies take baby steps toward home robots at CES

January 16, 2020 0

“I think there are fewer fake robots this year.” I spoke to a lot of roboticists and robot-adjacent folks at this year’s CES, but that

Waymo’s Anca Dragan and Ike Robotics CTO Jur van den Berg are coming to TC Sessions: Robotics+AI

January 11, 2020 0

The road to “solving” self-driving cars is riddled with challenges, from perception and decision making to figuring out the interaction between humans and robots. Today

Meet MarsCat, a robot cat with lots of love to give and room to grow

January 10, 2020 0

At CES 2020, one of the more well-represented gadget categories was definitely consumer robots – but none was more adorable than MarsCat, a new robo-pet

Is Clicbot a spiritual successor to Cozmo? (Mostly no, but maybe a little yes)

January 9, 2020 0

Anki’s true legacy in robotics will only be sufficiently determined over the course of a few years. But while the startup’s vision for Cozmo ultimately