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The Cobot Experience: Lionel P Robert Jr. & The Risks and Rewards of Human-Robot Interaction

The University of Michigan's Lionel P Robert Jr. talks human-robot interaction, anthropomorphism, the importance of education and the potential for cobot designs to reduce anxiety about widespread automation. 

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on Jun 15, 2019 8:58:00 AM
 
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The Cobot Experience: Lionel P Robert Jr. & The Risks and Rewards of Human-Robot Interaction

The University of Michigan's Lionel P Robert Jr. talks human-robot interaction, anthropomorphism, the importance of...

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on Jun 15, 2019 8:58:00 AM
What's New In Robotics?  14.06.2019

Good morning.  In this week's news mix: MIT algorithm predicts human movement, a prototype medical cobot is unveiled, and...

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on Jun 14, 2019 7:01:00 AM
9 of the Dullest, Dirtiest & Most Danger-Loving Robots!

In appreciation of all the boredom, ill health and danger that robots have spared us, come celebrate 9 of the dullest,...

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on Jun 13, 2019 11:02:00 AM
What's New In Robotics?  07.06.2019

Good morning.  In this week's news mix: Rodney Brooks' new venture Robust.AI, 'Freemove' aims to turn all bots into cobots...

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on Jun 7, 2019 7:01:00 AM
Why People Believe Cobots Can't Do Finishing Tasks

Collaborative robots are great for a huge range of tasks… including finishing (e.g. sanding, polishing). But, some people...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jun 6, 2019 11:02:00 AM
What's New In Robotics?  31.05.2019

Good morning.  In this week's news mix: Cobo-Stack system sales exceed expectations, looking back on SYMBIOTIC and why...

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on May 31, 2019 6:06:00 AM
Why a Vacuum Gripper Can Improve Your Packing Tasks

Packing tasks can be challenging for some robot grippers, especially with delicate or strangely shaped objects. Here's why...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on May 30, 2019 11:02:00 AM
What's New In Robotics?  24.05.2019

Good morning.  In this week's news mix:  MIT unveils muscle-reading cobot, UR and Sepro sign agreement and Omron talks...

Emmet Cole
By Emmet Cole
on May 24, 2019 7:06:00 AM
The Simple Guide to Picking the Right Robot Vacuum Gripper

Choosing a vacuum gripper can be tricky. There are a ton of vacuum grippers on the market and picking the right one...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on May 23, 2019 11:02:00 AM

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