Mobile robotic solutions today gather lots of information that needs to be processed off-board of the AMR. This article explores the options beyond WiFi for extracting that information.
Consumers are Ready for a Robot-Assisted World
Leading technology manufacturers are developing autonomous mobile robots to assist consumer-facing workers with an approachable, friendly design.
PODCAST: ProMat 2023 robotics recap
Listen to this week’s episode of The Robot Report Podcast and a recap of all of the cool robots at ProMat 2023.
5 key questions to consider when implementing AMRs
Implementing AMRs is difficult. Environment, culture, and technology define a company’s fleet. AMR deployment requires a technical and industry-savvy supplier.
Editor’s Picks: best robots of CES 2023
Robots were everywhere at CES 2023. Mike Oitzman highlights some of his favorite robots he saw in Las Vegas.
PODCAST: 2022 in review: the year in robotics
Steve Crowe and Mike Oitzman recap the top moments and biggest stories that happened in the robotics industry during 2022.
PODCAST: Developing policies for cops using robots with lethal force
Paul Scharre, who helped the Office of the Secretary of Defense develop policies around autonomous systems and emerging weapons technologies, joins the show to discuss San Francisco’s police department potentially using robots with lethal force.
PODCAST: Nic Radford on underwater robots; celebrating 100 episodes
Leveraging experience developing space robots for NASA, Nauticus Robotics is developing underwater robots to perform inspection and maintenance tasks.
PODCAST: A conversation with the founders of RobOpsCon; a robo dog fight breaks out over patents
This week, we talk to the founders of Robotics Operations Group (ROG) about the organization’s growth and RobOpsCon earlier this week.
Automating risk management to improve employee safety in warehouses
Warehouse accidents can happen even with proper safety practices. Automating warehouse procedures eliminates manual work and improves procedures.
PODCAST: RoboTire CEO Victor Darolfi on automating tire changing
This week, we talk with RoboTire CEO Victor Darolfi about automating tire-changing with robots.
PODCAST: AI – chipset bans and keeping humans in the loop
This week’s podcast discusses situations in which AI and machine learning still come up short for robotics systems and how a human-in-the-loop system can help solve edge cases in real-time.
PODCAST: The state of robotics investment
Cowen’s Peter Finn on the state of investment into the robotics industry and the impact of inflation, higher interest rates, and other issues.
Could AMRs close the labor gap completely?
Melonee Wise, VP of robotics and automation at Zebra Technologies, examines how AMRs can close the labor gap.
Open-source visualization and debugging for robotics
Adrian Macneil, co-founder and CEO of Foxglove, discusses the company’s spin-out from autonomous driving company Cruise, how its solutions differ from RViz, challenges of robotics development and the keys to running his startup.
2022 – The year of automation
Dr. Paul Rivers, CEO of Guidance Automation, looks back at lessons learned and outlines his predictions for 2022 and beyond.
Best of The Robot Report Podcast 2021
We spent nearly 40 hours talking to key members of the robotics community. Here are the best episodes of The Robot Report Podcast in 2021.
Why AMRs are being adopted on factory floors
In 2022 logistics will overtake manufacturing as the largest user of mobile robots.
Is Softbank Robotics Europe for sale?; Melonee Wise on Fetch’s new AMRs
We got the scoop on the new AMR solutions from Fetch Robotics and recap the week that was in robotics.
Locus Robotics is on point with its acquisition of Waypoint Robotics
The two companies offer compatible solutions that will extend Locus Robotics portfolio of solutions.
Dispelling 3 common myths about automation
Robots aren’t here to take over. When used correctly, they’re empowering humans to live more productive and fulfilling lives by allowing them to take on the more interesting jobs and simultaneously propel the industry forward through superior productivity.
A new era of accelerated intralogistics automation
Dr Paul Rivers of Guidance Automation outlines the current state of AMR adoption in the market.
A bright future for Fetch Robotics following Zebra acquisition
Interact Analysis reviews the recent Fetch Robotics acquisition by Zebra Technologies.
PODCAST: Inside the RBR50 Robotics Innovation Awards
A detailed look at some of the more notable winners from the RBR50 Robotics Innovation Awards.
How AI-based warehouse solutions can solve modern fulfillment in the Age of Immediacy
Warehouse operators should move to AI-based warehouse management solutions to help keep up with demand.