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Japan takes a big step toward widespread drone delivery service — The Verge

Rakuten is forming a joint venture for unmanned aerial traffic management with AirMap, following the company's investment in the UTM technology company earlier this year. The Verge's Ben...

DARPA selects SSL for robotic servicing of geosynchronous satellites

DARPA has selected Space Systems Loral (SSL), based in Palo Alto, CA, as its commercial partner for the agency’s Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites...

Rethink Robotics inks distribution agreement with Aldakin Automation

Collaborative robotics company Rethink has inked a distribution agreement with Aldakin Automation to distribute its robots to the Spanish manufacturing market. "Spanish manufacturers are looking...

Mitsubishi develops automated design deep learning algorithm

Mitsubishi says it has developed a high-speed training algorithm for automotive deep learning that incorporates necessary inference functions for identification, recognition and prediction of unknown...

Ford and University of Michigan partner; automaker leasing robotics lab

Ford will lease the fourth floor of a planned robotics laboratory at the University of Michigan. The new laboratory is expected to have space where machines walk, fly,...

Sarcos Robotics secures investment from Caterpillar, GE and Microsoft

Sarcos Robotics, a company that makes dexterous industrial robots for use in unstructured environments, has secured a round of funding from a group of investors including...

7-Eleven just delivered coffee and sandwich via drones

Convenience retail company 7-Eleven have completed a fully-autonomous drone delivery to a customer's residence. The company says this is the first time in history, a U.S. customer has...

Cambridge Medical Robotics raises $20.3M Series A financing

Cambridge Medical Robotics (CMR), a Cambridge, UK-based private company developing a robotic system for universal minimal access surgery, has secured $20.3 million in a...

Computational pathology services platform 3Scan raises $14 million

Computational pathology services platform 3Scan has raised $14 million in Series B financing. The investment was led by existing investors Lux Capital and Data Collective....

Commercial drone company Kespry raises $16 million

Menlo Park, California-based Kespry, a company that designs automated drone systems for commercial use, has closed a $16 million Series B equity financing round. The funding...

Gamma 2 Robotics launches autonomous security robots

Gamma 2 Robotics, a Lakewood CO.-based company that makes autonomous security robots, have launched Ramsee, a security patrol robot. Ramsee patrols autonomously without supervision, and provides real-time...

DRS Technologies, Autonomous Solutions Partner

DRS Technologies, a Leonardo-Finmeccanica company, has signed an agreement with Autonomous Solutions to develop automated solutions for the US military's route-clearance vehicles. This alliance combines...

IEEE Launches Study Group On Wireless Automotive Coexistence

The IEEE 802.19 Wireless Coexistence Working Group has established a study group on “Wireless Automotive Coexistence.” The study group will concentrate on automotive environment and use cases,...

NuTonomy Completes $16M Series A Funding

Planning to launch commercial taxi service in 2018 with autonomous vehicles.

MIT, Lockheed Martin Ink Autonomy, Robotics Research Collaboration

As part of a new collaborative initiative in autonomy and robotics, MIT and Lockheed Martin engineers will focus on innovations needed to enable generation-after-next...