Flying Warehouse Could Deploy Amazon Prime Air Delivery Drones
Amazon's airborne fulfillment center would act as a flying warehouse for its Prime Air delivery drones. The fulfillment center would remain 45,000 feet in the air, and drones with ordered items may be deployed from the AFC to deliver ordered items to user designated delivery locations. Robot Fun · DronesSamsung POWERbot VR7000 Alexa-Controlled Robot Vacuum Debuting at CES
At Samsung will unveil its new POWERbot VR7000 robot vacuum that can be controlled with your voice by connecting it to an Amazon Echo. The POWERbot VR7000 is 28 percent slimmer than previous Samsung robot vacuums and maps your home. Household · Cleaning Robots · Robot VacuumsCES Demo Shows How to Prevent Hacks on Self-Driving Cars
Karamba Security and FEV will demonstrate at CES 2017 how to prevent hacks on self-driving cars. Karamba’s software enables electronic control units to autonomously protect themselves from hackers. Future Tech · Driverless Transportation5e NannyBot Wants to be Your Robot Babysitter
The 5e NannyBot is designed to help parents remotely monitor their kids. The robot uses sonar to follow kids around and stream a live audio/video feed back to the parent's cell phone or computer. Household · Personal Robots · Family RobotFAULHABER Series 2057 Motor Serves Healthcare Handpieces
The new FAULHABER Series 2057 BHS brushless DC servo motor is designed to be robust and high-speed for medical and dental handpieces. Health & SportsFAA to Approve Drone Flights BVLOS at Test Site
The FAA is expected to approve drone flights beyond the visual line of sight (BVLOS) at the Northern Plains UAS Test Site in North Dakota. The test site will become the first in the United States to allow drones to fly BVLOS without a chase plane. The approval applies to larger drones, but it could trickle down to smaller drones for lower-altitude applications. Robot Fun · DronesAmazon Echo Data Sought in First-Degree Murder Case
Authorities in Bentonville, Arkansas have issued a warrant to Amazon to deliver any audio and records from an Echo that belongs to James Andrew Bates. Bates is going to trial in 2017 for first-degree murder of Victor Collins. Household · Personal Robots · Family RobotZenbo Home Robot Goes on Sale Jan. 1 in Taiwan
ASUS' Zenbo home robot is designed to provide assistance, entertainment, and companionship to families. ASUS will start selling 32G and 128G versions of Zenbo in Taiwan beginning January 1, 2017. Household · Personal Robots · Family RobotPlen Cube Personal Assistant Robot Launching at CES
PLENGoer Robotics will launch at CES 2017 its PLEN CUBE palm-sized personal assistant robot. Household · Personal RobotsFlirtey, 7-Eleven Make Weekend Store-to-Home Drone Deliveries
Flirtey and 7-Eleven have completed one month of store-to-home drone deliveries to a dozen homes in Reno, Nevada. Robot Fun · DronesInfineon Self-Driving Car Tech Coming to CES
German semiconductor giant Infineon Technologies will demo its advanced driver assistance system and its 77 GHz radar and LiDAR and 3D cameras that are making self-driving cars safer. Future Tech · Driverless TransportationWorld’s Fastest Tricopter to be Demoed at CES
YI Technology will for the first time in the United States conduct a live demo of its Erida tricopter during CES 2017. YI claims Erida is the world's fastest tricopter with a top speed of 75 MPH. Robot Fun · DronesVote: Which Star Wars Movie is the Best?
Help us rank the best and worst Star Wars movies of all-time. This should be fun. Let the debate begin!10 Most Realistic Star Wars Robots
Think Star Wars' droids are just science fiction? Robots are coming into our daily lives and are turning fiction into fact. Future TechRoboBusiness 2017 Call for Speakers
RoboBusiness 2017 is accepting proposals from qualified presenters for our conference, which will be held on Sept. 27 and 28, 2017, in Santa Clara, Calif.
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