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Newsbyte: That flipping robot is back at CaliBurger!

Burger-bot Flippy is back at work, two months after its introduction brought in more customers than the robot's colleagues at CaliBurger could handle. Read more: Robots...

62 percent of CEOs say AI will boost employment

A survey of 1,300 CEOs from large companies around the world has uncovered the opportunities and challenges that digital transformation presents. The Global CEO Outlook...

Robots used to grow mini-organs from human stem cells

Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine in Seattle have developed an automated system that uses robots to produce human mini-organs,...

Department 13 seals counter-drone deal with South Korean military

Unmanned-aircraft mitigation specialist Department 13 has agreed an exclusive distribution deal to sell its counter-drone technology in South Korea. The Marlyland-based company has partnered with Korea...

AI set for mass adoption by financial services sector

Over the next few years, AI will bring about game-changing developments for the banking sector, reports Scott Thompson. “I do not see AI technologies currently...

Automotive: Smart factories could create $160bn annual gains – Cappgemini

Consulting and global services provider Capgemini says that the automotive sector could benefit from up to $160 billion in annual productivity gains by 2023,...

China’s plans for global robotics dominance gather pace

Despite the country's current trade showdown with the US, China looks on course to dominate the industrial robotics market of the future, as Jessica...

Tesla too reliant on robots for manufacturing Model 3, says Musk

After missing its target of producing 2,500 Model 3 cars per week at the end of Q1 2018, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has revealed...

Amazon takes on government in battle over deliveries

Chris Middleton explains why the US government's attacks on Amazon have revealed an uncomfortable truth for Jeff Bezos' company: there simply aren't enough people...

Sage: Why gender-neutral AI helps remove bias from systems

AI technologist Kriti Sharma (pictured) has the ambition of bringing greater diversity and accountability to the algorithms that guide our decisions and sift through...

Bee robotic: Walmart files patents on automating agriculture

US retailer Walmart has filed a raft of patents aimed at automating processes in the agriculture sector. Among them is a robotic solution to...

Flipping hell! Flippy the burger-bot too fast for human workers

Being able to stand the heat is in the kitchen is a well-known measure of success, and another is being a great team worker....
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