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Tompkins Robotics: Sorting and transporting

Tompkins Robotics: Sorting and transporting

Distribution and order fulfillment are becoming ever more complex for retailers as they adapt to the realities of unichannel customer demands with high flexibility and throughput.

IoT Robotics: Toyota Motor’s third-generation humanoid robot

IoT Robotics: Toyota Motor’s third-generation humanoid robot

oyota Motor has revealed a new robot named T-HR3, which is billed as an evolution of a previous generation of instrument playing humanoid robots which were created to test the precise positioning of joints and replay of preprogrammed movements.

IoT Robotics:  SIAR – Sending robots down the drain

IoT Robotics: SIAR – Sending robots down the drain

The Sewer Inspection Autonomous Robot (SIAR) project is developing an autonomous ground robot that is able to examine sewage systems with minimal human intervention. If the going gets tough, the vehicle and its onboard sensors can be controlled manually.

Coronavirus Outbreak Reveals the Weakest Links in the Supply Chain

Coronavirus Outbreak Reveals the Weakest Links in the Supply Chain

As a result of the outbreak of COVID-19 in many firms staff is working from home and people use teleconferencing instead of face to face meetings. For manufacturers the situation is different.

Logistics: Automating the last 50 Feet

Logistics: Automating the last 50 Feet

The last mile of the logistics chain is a huge challenge but the closer you approach your destination, the more complex and expensive it gets. Not coincidentally, the ‘last 50 feet’ is considered by experts to be the true bottleneck for e-commerce growth – and that’s where a large part of the future of retail is being decided. Start-ups and online retailers alike are working hard to close that final gap.

Urban Robots: Street Smarts

Urban Robots: Street Smarts

Technologists and business titans are all pushing the limits of technology in a breathtaking sprint to bring robots to our streets. Their vision for using urban robots in our cities seems to be limitless. We ask how far, and how fast, is this progressing, and to what ends?

Toyota Is Building a Prototype City for the Future

Toyota Is Building a Prototype City for the Future

At CES, Toyota announced plans to build a futuristic prototype “city” on a 175-acre site at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. The name for the City for the Future project is „Woven City“ – and it is planned to become a fully connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells.

IoT and Hospitality: The Robot will serve you

IoT and Hospitality: The Robot will serve you

In the world of tomorrow, service robots and automated assistance systems will serve us just like human waiters used to do. But is the industry ready for the next technological revolution?

IoT Made in China: The Race Is On

IoT Made in China: The Race Is On

China is betting big on IoT with huge investments in cutting edge technologies. Does this mean it will come to dominate the industry? And should the West be worried?

Industrial IoT: Cisco and Snam Join Forces

Industrial IoT: Cisco and Snam Join Forces

Cisco and Snam, Europe’s leading natural gas utility, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop joint research, development and innovation initiatives in the Industrial IoT sector.