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Study Finds Robotic Assisted Prostate Cancer Surgery Costs a Lot with Little ... - Essential Public Radio

Study Finds Robotic Assisted Prostate Cancer Surgery Costs a Lot with Little ... - Essential Public Radio | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Essential Public RadioStudy Finds Robotic Assisted Prostate Cancer Surgery Costs a Lot with Little ...Essential Public RadioRobotic-assisted, laparoscopic surgery for prostate cancer has gained in popularity over the years, but a recent UPMC study...
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The next generation of surgeons will be robots - and the bad news is they're shaped like snakes and will crawl inside you

The next generation of surgeons will be robots - and the bad news is they're shaped like snakes and will crawl inside you | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
But New York scientists and doctors are using the creeping metallic tools to perform surgery on hearts, prostate cancer, and other diseased organs.
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Man meets machine in quest for mobility

Man meets machine in quest for mobility | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
M2V2 slowly pushed a stiff heel off the ground. The move, while one small step for a human, was a giant leap for a 5-foot robot.
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Telepresence robot to be used in Australian museum | Ubergizmo

Telepresence robot to be used in Australian museum | Ubergizmo | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The Australian National Museum together with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation or CSIRO are working on a robot that will enable students to examine exhibits from different angles in a ...
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Artificial Intelligence: What happened to the hunt for thinking ...

Artificial Intelligence: What happened to the hunt for thinking ... | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Artificial Intelligence: What happened to the hunt for thinking machines? By Nick Heath. May 25, 2012, 4:48 AM PDT. Takeaway: The search for thinking machines has dr. The idea of creating a sentient machine has fascinated mankind for ...
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Vive Les Robots!: PR, Marketing and Events on Robots, Robotics and Robot-related stuff from ancient times to modern times, based on a culture-historical approach - English

Vive Les Robots!: PR, Marketing and Events on Robots, Robotics and Robot-related stuff from ancient times to modern times, based on a culture-historical approach - English | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Vive Les Robots! is a Knowledge, Learning & Creativity management company that is offering a Competency development course in Prague, talks about robots and artificial creatures in Prague, arrange guided robot walks in Prague and offer marketing...
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Service and Healthcare: Mazor Intros 3D Verification System | Robotics Trends

Service and Healthcare: Mazor Intros 3D Verification System | Robotics Trends | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The patient gets the equivalent of a post-op CT before leaving the operating room.
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Lingodroid Robots Invent New Words for Time - IEEE Spectrum

Lingodroid Robots Invent New Words for Time - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
These robots are inventing their own human-like language to describe spatial and temporal concepts...
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Liquid Robotics launches swarm of ocean-patrolling robots - CNNMoney

Liquid Robotics launches swarm of ocean-patrolling robots - CNNMoney | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Liquid Robotics launches swarm of ocean-patrolling robotsCNNMoneyIt ends with Liquid Robotics, a Sunnyvale, Calif., company with $22 million from investors, 80 employees and customers like BP Oil and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration.

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Lego for girls, this time hardware-hacker style

Lego for girls, this time hardware-hacker style | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
One hacker has her own idea of what a Lego set for girls should be. If 10,000 people agree with her, the toymaker could find itself producing her hacker-focused design. Read this blog post by Daniel Terdiman on Crave.
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ROBOT FILM FESTIVAL || JULY 14, 2012 || NEW YORK CITY

ROBOT FILM FESTIVAL || JULY 14, 2012 || NEW YORK CITY | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
We want YOU to create stories with robots! For our July 14, 2012 festival in NYC, we encourage creators to highlight innovation, explore frontiers before technically feasible and investigate humanity, machinery and the larger symbolisms within.
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Microbots Made of Bubbles Have Engines Made of Lasers - IEEE Spectrum

Microbots Made of Bubbles Have Engines Made of Lasers - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The University of Hawaii is using laser-powered microbubbles for microscopic construction projects...
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Daniela Rus named CSAIL director - MIT News Office

Daniela Rus named CSAIL director - MIT News Office | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
EECS professor to become new leader of MIT’s largest interdepartmental laboratory.
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ARE 2012 - Luke Robert Mason - Perceptual Augmentation: AR for Future Humans

Luke Robert Mason's Ignite-Style talk at Augmented Reality Event 2012. Enhanced hearing and visual aids, which interpret signals outside the human perceptual...
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GISuser.com GIS Location Technology - Bluesky Launches Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

GISuser.com GIS Location Technology - Bluesky Launches Unmanned Aerial Vehicle | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
GISuser provides developer news, articles, jobs, updates concerning GIS, LBS, GPS, map mashups, and geospatial technologies, Bluesky Launches Unmanned Aerial Vehicle...
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Microsoft announces Robotics @Home contest winner, SmartTripod Takes The Cake (Video) | Latest In

Microsoft announces Robotics @Home contest winner, SmartTripod Takes The Cake (Video) | Latest In | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
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Farm robots are ready to do hard labor — and technical tasks - KansasCity.com

Farm robots are ready to do hard labor — and technical tasks - KansasCity.com | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
In the “Star Wars” movies, moisture farmers on dry planets like Tattoine use droids to help with the repetitive, backbreaking labor, but that’s in a galaxy far, far away.
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Leap Motion

Leap Motion | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Leap represents an entirely new way to interact with your computers. It's more accurate than a mouse, as reliable as a keyboard and more sensitive than a touchscreen.
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Industry and Manufacturing: ADAM Robots Enter Japanese Market | Robotics Trends

Industry and Manufacturing: ADAM Robots Enter Japanese Market | Robotics Trends | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
RMT Robotics and Eeepos ink sales agreement.
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Robot Finger Does What Your Finger Can't - IEEE Spectrum

Robot Finger Does What Your Finger Can't - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
These robot fingers add entirely new axes of motion to the traditional robotic gripper...
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Video: DARPA Demos Its ARM Robot - IEEE Spectrum

Video: DARPA Demos Its ARM Robot - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Ever wondered what it would look like if a robot grabbed you by the face?
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How Parents Enable Kids' Creativity

How Parents Enable Kids' Creativity | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
MAKE magazine's annual Maker Faire, for amateur inventors and visitors, that has grown from 20,000 in 2006 to more than 100,000 in 2011 in San Mateo, Calif. (RT @thekulway: Be a tinkerer!
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Announcing the Winners of the Microsoft Robotics @ Home Competition - Microsoft Robotics Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

Announcing the Winners of the Microsoft Robotics @ Home Competition - Microsoft Robotics Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
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Robotic fish developed to detect pollutants - E&T magazine

Robotic fish developed to detect pollutants - E&T magazine | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The Earth TimesRobotic fish developed to detect pollutantsE&T magazineFurthermore, the Artificial Intelligence which has been introduced means that the fish can identify the source of pollution enabling prompt and more effective remedial action,” ...
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Fundable debuts as a Kickstarter for corporate set

Fundable debuts as a Kickstarter for corporate set | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The cult of Kickstarter and the looming promise of the JOBS Act, have presented an opportunity that Fundable wants to fill.
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