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UPS Is Also Looking Into Drone Deliveries

02/21/2017, The idea of using drones to make deliveries isn’t new, and we have seen how companies such as Amazon and 7-Eleven are looking to take advantage of the technology. In fact in some countries such as Singapore, local postal services are also looking into...

Bill Gates Thinks Robots Who ‘Steal’ Jobs Should Pay Taxes

02/19/2017, If there is one facet of life that all of us cannot escape from, it would be the fact that if you work, you have to pay taxes. So the question s, if a robot were eventually to take over a job that you’re doing, like in a manufacturing facility, does the...

Students Design A Bee Drone That Helps With Cross-Pollination

02/16/2017, Bees aren’t just good for producing honey, but they are also essentially in helping to pollinate crops. Apparently they help to pollinate as much as $15 billion worth of crops in the US each year, and that’s a lot. However the population of bees is...

Patent Suggests Amazon Will Use Parachutes To Make Drone Deliveries

02/14/2017, Amazon’s plans to eventually use drones to make package deliveries isn’t new. The idea is that the drone will fly to a customer’s house, land in front of their door or driveway, the customer picks up the package and they’re good to go. However as...

Passenger Drones Will Be A Thing In Dubai

02/14/2017, At the moment we think of drones mostly as devices that are used to take photos or videos, or in some cases used to make deliveries. However in Dubai, you can soon expect drones to ferry people around as well. According to a report by AP, passenger drones...

The AirSelfie Is A Drone That Fits Into Your Pocket

02/05/2017, The only downside to taking selfies with cameras is that unless it is equipped with a wide-angle lens, sometimes it’s hard to fit everyone into a group shot, or it is hard to give proper background information so that people know where you are. This is...

Vespa’s Owner Unveils A Personal Cargo Robot

01/30/2017, Walking and carrying several bags of groceries can be a bit of a chore, but sometimes this is necessary if you don’t have car, or you’re trying to save on gas, or you forgot your bus pass, and so on. However in the future that may no longer be...

Panasonic Deploys Its HOSPI Robot At Japan’s Airports

01/27/2017, It is no secret that Japan loves its robots. We’ve seen robots deployed in the country for all kinds of uses, whether it be to greet customers at a store or to help them check into a hotel. That being said, the next time you were to visit Japan and you...

Bots_Alive Is A Kit That Makes Robots Smarter Using AI

01/24/2017, It’s one thing to be able to manually remote control drones or robots, but it’s another thing to have them control themselves. Putting aside our fears that one day there will be a robot uprising, in the meantime the possibilities of autonomous robots...

Researchers Develop A ‘Soft Robot’ That Helps Your Heart Beat

01/19/2017, We’ve seen how robots can be used in factories to automate tasks and lift heavy objects. We’ve also seen how it can be used to help humans move parts of their bodies that they can’t. We’ve also seen robots being used to educate kids on coding, so...

Man Arrested After Flying Drone Too Close To A Passenger Jet

01/17/2017, Drone flies dangerously close to jet in #Zhejiang province, person detained by police & incident is being investigated pic.twitter.com/vGN920IpJC — People’s Daily,China (@PDChina) January 16, 2017 There is a reason why companies like DJI have...

This Robot Will Teach Your Kids How To Code

01/17/2017, Do you want your kids to learn how to code? If you’re unable to teach them yourself because you don’t have enough time or don’t know how to code yourself, perhaps you can outsource the job to Kubo, an intelligent robot that’s going...

Canada To Get Drone Delivery Service By End Of 2017

01/16/2017, It’s starting to look like drone delivery will be a thing we can look forward to in the future. Around the world various countries and companies are testing out drones to deliver the mail, deliver packages, deliver blood, and so on, which is why it...