Robots Serve Amazon

Robots Serve Amazon

In its preparation for the upcoming gift-giving holidays, Amazon deployed a robot army to help it serve its customers quicker. These innovative helpers perform warehouse duties and add another level of productivity and efficiency to Amazon’s retail operations. The drones are wheeled, bright orange, and built low to the ground. Each carries several shelves of product stacked on […]

Robots Help Fight Ebola

Robots Help Fight Ebola

Using four wheels and ultraviolet (UV) light, robots may be a key player in helping to fight Ebola. Called the pulsed Xenon UV Disinfection system by its manufacturer, these robots clean hospital facilities more efficiently and thoroughly than a human-staffed cleaning crew. The robots are manufactured by Xenex Disinfection Services, a company located in San […]

Robots Go Back to School With Robo Brain

Robots Go Back to School With Robo Brain

Robots will join kids nationwide in going back to school, powered by Robo Brain, announced Cornell University researchers in July 2014. Robo Brain represents a dynamic advance in robotic learning science that takes robotkind one step closer to Star Trek: The Next Generation’s android Commander Data’s dream of mirroring humanity. Robot education will take place […]