Amazon Reveals Astro, Its Home Robot

Amazon has revealed a new robot, dubbed Astro, designed to help out around the home.

Bill Gates’ Breakthrough Energy Ventures Leads Investment in Ag Robots

Breakthrough Energy Ventures has led a $53 million Series C investment round in Iron Ox, a leading agricultural robot company.

Robots Are Saving Understaffed Restaurants

Robots are helping restaurants deal with staff shortages, taking over some of the easier, but critical, day-to-day duties.

Amazon Launches Amazon Scout Development Center in Helsinki

Amazon is launching a development center in Helsinki, Finland, in an effort to boost its autonomous delivery.

UVeya Using UV Light Robots to Disinfect Airplanes

UVeya, a Swiss start-up, is testing robots that use ultraviolet (UV) light to disinfect airplanes, in an effort to make air travel safer.

Drunk Roomba? iRobot May Not Have a Fix For Weeks

A software update that made people’s Roombas act like they’re drunk may not be fixed for several more weeks.

Robot Stock Analysts Outperform Humans

n further evidence robot domination may yet be in our future, a study has shown robot stock analysts outperform their human counterparts, leading to better investments.

Walmart Announces Alphabot—Autonomous Carts That Speed Up Online Orders

Walmart has just announced the first of its kind technology aimed at speeding up online grocery orders. The Alphabot system was created specifically for Walmart by Alert Innovation and is set to help Walmart launch its first pilot program in…

CES 2020: Samsung Unveils Rolling Robot ‘Ballie’

It’s not quite BB-8, but Samsung may have unveiled the next best thing in a rolling robot named “Ballie.” According to Engadget, Ballie is designed to be an assistant, essentially running a smart home. The robot “has a ‘mobile interface’…

Get Ready For A Robot Delivery Man: Digit The Robot Hits The Market

Agility Robotics is bringing its two-legged robot Digit to the market, and Ford is the first buyer, according to TechCrunch. Ford sees Digit as a way of dealing with the last 50 feet of a delivery. With self-driving delivery vehicles…