Robotics

Program this “pro grade” robot to do your bidding

Program this “pro grade” robot to do your bidding

Way back in 2011, brainiacs from Willow Garage recognized the need for a task-agnostic robot that developers and students could use as a platform for their own creations. Enter Turtlebot, a roving mobile shelf, essentially, built for robotic customizat…

Drones that weave through workers in factories

Drones that weave through workers in factories

Collaborative robotics has transformed the modern economy, enabling lightning fast shipping and increasing productivity in a variety of manufacturing sectors. But what happens when the robots working alongside humans happen to be drones whizzing throug…