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HCA/HealthONE’s Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children Physician Offers Robotic Procedures for Adolescent & Pediatric Patients

HCA/HealthONE’s Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children Physician Offers Robotic Procedures for Adolescent & Pediatric Patients

Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children are proud to offer adolescent and pediatric robotic procedures for the following conditions: Appendectomy, Intestinal resection, Choledochal Cyst, Cholecystectomy, Splenectomy, Partial Splenectomy, Adrenalectomy,... - March 14, 2019 - Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center

OGV to Host Top Speakers at OTC

OGV to Host Top Speakers at OTC

OGV announce top speakers at the inaugural OTC Business Breakfast including senior level industry professionals from the UK, Norway and the USA. - March 09, 2019 - Oil and Gas Vision

RIA to Present 2019 Engelberger Robotics Awards to Catherine Morris and Dr. Howie Choset

Automation Industry’s Most Prestigious Honor to be Presented at Automate 2019 in Chicago on April 10 - March 08, 2019 - Association for Advancing Automation A3

Nord Modules Launches in US with Top Modules for MiR, Other AMRs

MiR Co-Founder Bruno Hansen Launches Nord Modules in US Offering Standard Industrial-Quality Top Modules to Connect Production Lines and Internal Logistics Using Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) - March 07, 2019 - MiR

Portable Latency Emulator for Network Impairment Testing

Portable Latency Emulator for Network Impairment Testing

The PDS-1/10G Portable Delay Simulator allows users to test/stage critical network equipment by altering bandwidth, latency, packet loss, congestion and other important link impairments over 10/100/1000 or 10GbE Ethernet. - March 06, 2019 - East Coast Datacom, Inc.

Principled Technologies and the BenchmarkXPRT Development Community Release a Preview of AIXPRT, a Tool Designed to Help Testers Evaluate Machine Learning Performance

Principled Technologies and the BenchmarkXPRT Development Community release a preview of AIXPRT, a free tool that makes it easier to evaluate a system’s machine learning inference performance by running several common image-classification workloads. - March 04, 2019 - Principled Technologies, Inc.

CoreValue Joins IT Services Competence Platform

CoreValue Joins IT Services Competence Platform

IT Services Competence Platform, a global-reach Capital Group, managed from Poland and backed by Oaktree Capital Management and Cornerstone Partners, welcomes a new member - CoreValue, a U.S. based software services provider. - February 28, 2019 - CoreValue

New Bionic Hand - BIOT Already in Production

BIOT - an innovative, multipurpose bionic hand that gracefully performs any gesture or grasps with the functionality and appearance of the human hand. - February 26, 2019 - BIOT

RNA Expands Sensors Division

RNA Search, Inc. (RNA) is pleased to announce that Daniel Dwyer, Senior Consultant, will be spearheading the expansion of our Sensors Division. Daniel focuses on bringing top-notch Senior Executives, Business Development Professionals, Sales, Engineering, and Tech Support candidates together with clients specializing in sensor technologies and applications. - February 24, 2019 - RNA Search Inc.

Principled Technologies and the BenchmarkXPRT Development Community Release HDXPRT 4, a Benchmark Designed to Show How Well Windows Devices Handle Real-World Media Tasks

Principled Technologies and the BenchmarkXPRT Development Community Release HDXPRT 4, a Benchmark Designed to Show How Well Windows Devices Handle Real-World Media Tasks

Principled Technologies and the BenchmarkXPRT Development Community release HDXPRT 4, a performance evaluation benchmark that shows how well Windows 10 devices handle common media-creation tasks. - February 22, 2019 - Principled Technologies, Inc.

Robots Of London Launches New Advanced Robot Receptionist

Robots Of London Launches New Advanced Robot Receptionist

Robots Of London have launched their new and improved AI robot receptionist application for Pepper The Robot. Robots Of London were instrumental in the first full time robot receptionist in London and have successfully deployed robot receptionists in 5 European Countries. Pepper, designed by... - February 22, 2019 - Robots Of London

Virginia Senate Issues Joint Resolution Celebrating Unmanned Systems Initiatives

Virginia Senate Issues Joint Resolution 347 Commending The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) and the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP) for their successful leadership in unmanned systems integration. - February 15, 2019 - The Virginia Center for Unmanned Systems at CIT

ROYBI is Proud to be Invited to Present as a Finalist at SXSW EDU 2019 Launch Competition

ROYBI, an AI-powered companion robot for kids focusing initially on language learning, is one of eight finalists to compete at the SXSW EDU Launch Festival taking place in Austin, Texas from March 4-7, 2019. - February 05, 2019 - ROYBI, Inc.

SWOZI Appoints US Representative

US distributor, Turf Robotics becomes exclusive representative for the US market. - February 04, 2019 - SWOZI AG

Automate 2019 Announces Conference Sessions, Certifications Opportunities

Sessions support manufacturers, integrators and those seeking professional certifications to learn how to solve real-world challenges that make them more competitive. - February 01, 2019 - Association for Advancing Automation A3

Principled Technologies Study Finds Upgrading to the HP EliteDesk 800 G4 with Intel Optane Memory Could Save Businesses Millions Over Three Years

Principled Technologies Study Finds Upgrading to the HP EliteDesk 800 G4 with Intel Optane Memory Could Save Businesses Millions Over Three Years

Intel Optane memory helped enable the current-gen desktop to dramatically outperform its first-generation counterpart, even though it had less RAM. - January 30, 2019 - Principled Technologies, Inc.

RIA and Pittsburgh Robotics Network Establish Partnership

The Robotic Industries Association and Pittsburgh Robotics Network to collaborate on promoting work of Pittsburgh robotics companies across the nation. - January 26, 2019 - Association for Advancing Automation A3

Allvision Announces $3.2 Million Seed Investment

Allvision Announces $3.2 Million Seed Investment

Allvision, a geospatial analytics company providing insights and business intelligence to verticals such as infrastructure management, insurance, advertising and security, announced today $3.2 million in Series Seed funding raised. Lavrock Ventures was joined by The Robotics Hub, IDEA Fund... - January 23, 2019 - Allvision IO

Principled Technologies Releases Report Comparing the Durability of Three Chromebooks from Dell, HP, and Lenovo

Principled Technologies Releases Report Comparing the Durability of Three Chromebooks from Dell, HP, and Lenovo

In hands-on testing, Principled Technologies (PT) found that the Dell Chromebook 5190 survived more hinge cycles and more micro-drops than the HP Chromebook 11 G6 EE and the Lenovo 100e Chromebook. - January 18, 2019 - Principled Technologies, Inc.

Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) Nearly Triple Sales for the Second Year in a Row, Meeting Forecast

Toyota Motor Corporation among global multinational companies using MiR autonomous mobile robots to optimize workflows for agile production; Industry first mover adds “mobile robots as a service” offering to help more companies benefit. - January 05, 2019 - MiR

Robot Bear Opens Office in the United States

Robot Bear Opens Office in the United States

Robotic startup, that has a robot bear co-founder, sells its 1st batch in pre-sale and opens laboratory in Boston. - December 28, 2018 - Tobyto

Patient at Swedish Medical Center Finds Relief from New Robotic Procedure

Patient at Swedish Medical Center Finds Relief from New Robotic Procedure

Brianna Robinson is the first patient at the 408 bed acute care hospital to have her bladder removed and a urinary diversion created in a single robotic-assisted procedure. - December 22, 2018 - Swedish Medical Center

Automate 2019 Show and Conference Comes to Chicago April 8–11

The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) announced that the Automate 2019 show and conference is coming back to Chicago April 8-11. - December 08, 2018 - Association for Advancing Automation A3

Predictive Costing – Application Possibilities for Artificial Intelligence in Cost Management

Predictive Costing – Application Possibilities for Artificial Intelligence in Cost Management

Over 100 international costing experts met on November 29 at the 11th FACTON User Conference in Stuttgart, Germany. “Predictive Costing” was the theme of the event, where guests discussed the latest topics: From artificial intelligence and related application possibilities in product... - December 07, 2018 - FACTON

GeneFluidics Selected as One of Five Finalists for Antimicrobial Resistance Diagnostic (AMR) Challenge Step 2

GeneFluidics Selected as One of Five Finalists for Antimicrobial Resistance Diagnostic (AMR) Challenge Step 2

GeneFluidics is the only group selected for both NIAID antimicrobial resistance diagnostics projects (https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-funds-nine-antimicrobial-resistance-diagnostics-projects) and as finalists for the NIH AMR Challenge Step 2 (https://dpcpsi.nih.gov/AMRChallenge/Finalists). - December 05, 2018 - GeneFluidics Inc.

Tastry Aims to Shape the Alcohol and Food Industries

Tastry Aims to Shape the Alcohol and Food Industries

AI company aims to shape the alcohol and food industries with the launch of new wine & food pairing platform. - November 20, 2018 - Tastry

Tastry Wins Audience Choice Award at Groceryshop

Tastry Wins Audience Choice Award at Groceryshop

Tastry, a leading AI company recognized for best overall concept. - November 19, 2018 - Tastry

Witlingo Launches Castlingo for Micro-Casting on Amazon Alexa

Witlingo Launches Castlingo for Micro-Casting on Amazon Alexa

Voice First Startup Witlingo launches Castlingo(SM), an offering that enables anyone to launch and maintain a voice experience on Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Microsoft Cortana by simply using a Mobile App. - November 08, 2018 - Witlingo

Nextuple Inc. Raises $1.5M Seed Round to Continue Investing in AI-Based Post-Purchase Experience Products

Nextuple Inc. Raises $1.5M Seed Round to Continue Investing in AI-Based Post-Purchase Experience Products

Nextuple Inc., an omni-channel and consumer brand technology firm, based out of Andover, MA, announced that it has closed a $1.5M seed funding round to build new Machine Learning based products and expand its global team. The firm was founded in early 2018 by Darpan Seth, Laxman Mandayam, and Das... - October 29, 2018 - Nextuple

Supahands Releases New Website to Match Growing Demand in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

Supahands, a training data provider for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, announces its newly designed and updated website (https://www.supahands.com). This decision is in tandem with the surge of implementation of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning within key sectors such as... - October 29, 2018 - Supahands

Brave New World Pioneers Robots with Personality with Support from Government of Canada

“The characters we have loved from our favorite film or shows are coming to life. When you watch your favourite sci-fi film, the robots, the computers, even some of the doors can talk to people and make their own decisions based on those conversations,” says CEO Mike Rizkalla. - October 27, 2018 - Brave New World

Principled Technologies Finds Toshiba RM5 Series Value SAS SSDs Can Support Better Oracle Database I/O Performance Than Samsung Enterprise SATA SSDs

Principled Technologies Finds Toshiba RM5 Series Value SAS SSDs Can Support Better Oracle Database I/O Performance Than Samsung Enterprise SATA SSDs

Principled Technologies (PT) measured Oracle database IOPS on an HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen10 server with first Samsung Enterprise SATA SSDS, then Toshiba RM5 Series Value SAS SSDs. - October 22, 2018 - Principled Technologies, Inc.

AlpStories - Embracing a New Model for the Creation of Skincare Products

AlpStories - Embracing a New Model for the Creation of Skincare Products

AlpStories is reshaping how the beauty consumer will shop in the future, demanding the ability to personalize products to their own skincare needs while using ingredients that are organic and pure. - October 14, 2018 - AlpStories Inc.

Tier3D Phone and Watch Have Radical New Design for Artificial Intelligence & Mixed Reality

Tier3D Phone and Watch Have Radical New Design for Artificial Intelligence & Mixed Reality

Tier3D, a Silicon Valley company, has created a radical new design for a phone, watch, and Mixed Reality glass to enable crowdsourced Artificial Intelligence & Mixed Reality. Srini Srinivasan, a founder of Tier3D (and veteran Silicon Valley executive & investor/advisor with companies like... - October 12, 2018 - Tier3D

NEXT Future Transportation Joins Public Finance Thought Leadership Discussion – Contributes Perspective on the Adoption of Autonomous Vehicles

NEXT Future Transportation Joins Public Finance Thought Leadership Discussion – Contributes Perspective on the Adoption of Autonomous Vehicles

NEXT Future Transportation Inc. ("NEXT"), the world’s leading modular-electric vehicle company, is pleased to join municipal finance leaders – from public sector issuers to investors, investment bankers, municipal advisors, rating agencies, buyers and bond counsels to discuss... - October 04, 2018 - NEXT Future Transportation

GSPANN Announces Its Participation at SAP TechEd to Showcase Robotic Process Automation for SAP Solutions

GSPANN, an SAP partner, today announced that it will participate at SAP TechEd being held October 2–5, 2018 in Las Vegas in booth [637]. GSPANN is showcasing the use of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) technologies to create automated test cases for SAP ERP that accelerate migration to SAP... - October 01, 2018 - GSPANN Technologies, Inc.

NEXT Future Transportation Announces Autonomous Parcel Delivery Solution - Introduces the World’s First Modular Mobile Parcel Locker

NEXT Future Transportation Announces Autonomous Parcel Delivery Solution - Introduces the World’s First Modular Mobile Parcel Locker

Silicon Valley autonomous transportation startup identifies final-mile parcel delivery as an opportunity to enhance the customer experience, while creating significant supply chain improvements to traditional operating models. - September 27, 2018 - NEXT Future Transportation

HCA/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center Performs First Robotic Assisted Lobectomy

HCA/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center Performs First Robotic Assisted Lobectomy

Dr. Sanjay Tripathi performs advanced procedure at Swedish Medical Center, an acute care hospital located in Englewood, Colorado. - September 13, 2018 - Swedish Medical Center

Physician at HCA/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center Performs 1,500th Robotic-Assisted Surgery

Physician at HCA/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center Performs 1,500th Robotic-Assisted Surgery

Kevin Davis, MD, gynecologic oncology specialist, recently hit a new milestone in robotic surgery at Swedish Medical Center, a 408 bed level 1 trauma center located in Englewood, CO. - September 08, 2018 - Swedish Medical Center

Hotellobot: The World’s First Personal Hotel Concierge Robot

Hotellobot: The World’s First Personal Hotel Concierge Robot

Hotellobot is an ingenious guest information service software that can be paired with Hotellobot Robot Hardware to make the world’s first and only personal hotel concierge robot. Hotellobot Software can be used in conjunction with Amazon Dot Voice Hardware, Amazon Spot Screen Hardware or... - September 07, 2018 - Hotellobot

Danish Robot Equipment Flagship Company OnRobot Acquires Purple Robotics

Purple Robotics, which has just developed an innovative vacuum gripper within just one year—the world’s first gripper specifically for cobots—has now been acquired by OnRobot. The acquisition takes place a mere two months after the OnRobot merger of three robotics companies from... - September 02, 2018 - OnRobot

PINC’s CEO, Matt Yearling, Accepted Into Forbes San Francisco Business Council

PINC’s CEO, Matt Yearling, Accepted Into Forbes San Francisco Business Council

Forbes San Francisco Business Council is an Invitation-Only Community for Business Leaders. - August 29, 2018 - PINC

2021.AI, the AI Technology Provider Unleashes Global Ambitions and Opens Offices in the UK and Sweden, and Engages Sales Partners in the US and Austria

2021.AI, the enterprise AI technology provider, today announced the opening of new offices and engaging sales partners in London, New York, Linz, and Lund. With this international expansion 2021.AI shows commitment to deliver its mission: “To bring Machine Learning to every corner of any organization across the globe,” 2021.AI helps its clients to unleash their AI ambitions to gain new insights and harvest new business value. - August 29, 2018 - 2021.AI

The Spry is the First Waterproof Drone That Submerges Under Water, Floats Like a Boat, and Flies in the Air

The Spry is the First Waterproof Drone That Submerges Under Water, Floats Like a Boat, and Flies in the Air

SwellPro USA, the company the develops waterproof drones, announces the Spry: The first ever waterproof drone that submerges, floats, flies in the air at over 43mph. The drone comes with the first ever waterproof remote control. The Spry Drone is crossing the line between science fiction and reality by being able to briefly submerge, float and fly. The Spry is available on Kickstarter and starts shipping in late November, 2018. - August 28, 2018 - Urban Drones

Swedish Medical Center Physicians Demonstrate Telestroke Program for U.S. Senator Cory Gardner

Swedish Medical Center Physicians Demonstrate Telestroke Program for U.S. Senator Cory Gardner

Swedish Medical Center, a level 1 trauma center located in Englewood, Colorado, has access to over 50 telemedicine robots across the Rocky Mountain Region and Great Plains. - August 17, 2018 - Swedish Medical Center

FORCAM to Showcase Starship Robotics Team, a Member of First Robotics at IMTS 2018; FORCAM to Showcase Manufacturing Leaders of the Future - Kids of Starship Robotics

FORCAM to Showcase Starship Robotics Team, a Member of First Robotics at IMTS 2018; FORCAM to Showcase Manufacturing Leaders of the Future - Kids of Starship Robotics

FIRST Robotics team will demonstrate their award-winning skills and lead discussion of STEM education. The future of manufacturing is in the hands and minds of today’s students, and FORCAM will celebrate that future at two events in Chicago in the fall of 2018. FORCAM will host the Starship Robotics team from Eleanor Roosevelt High School of Eastvale, at both Hannover Messe USA, part of IMTS 2018 from Sept. 10-15 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. - August 15, 2018 - FORCAM Inc.

Swift020 VTOL Drone Works with Forestry Officials in Japan

Swift020 VTOL Drone Works with Forestry Officials in Japan

The Swift020 UAS successfully flew over densely forested areas within the Ishikawa prefecture in Japan. Working with members of the Ishikawa Prefecture Research Center for Agriculture and Forestry, the local forest cooperative association and key forestry industry leaders, the flights were held... - August 13, 2018 - Swift Engineering Inc.

Witlingo and Walrus Partner to Launch Sophie Sprout on Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant

Witlingo and Walrus Partner to Launch Sophie Sprout on Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant

Voice First startup, Witlingo and award winning creative agency Walrus, today announced the availability of Sophie Sprout by Sprout Foods on Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. - August 08, 2018 - Witlingo

New Guidance from Intertronics – How to Specify a Dispensing Robot to Increase Quality and Cut Costs

As selection of a dispensing robot is sometimes a daunting task, Intertronics, a specialist adhesives and dispensing company, has compiled a short piece of guidance on how to specify a dispensing robot. - July 05, 2018 - Intertronics

OnRobot Launches Innovative New Collaborative Grippers and Force-Torque Sensor Upgrades

Newly formed OnRobot launches innovative collaborative robotics grippers and force-torque sensor upgrades at automatica 2018. - June 22, 2018 - OnRobot

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