Monthly Archives: October 2012

New Digital Media Program is a Real SoB – mediacaster

New Digital Media Program is a Real SoBmediacasterA new transmedia training and development program is looking at the future of funny, and it will support the production of next–generation digital media comedy content. The program is set to launch next … Continue reading

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Rotary welcomes its September Students of the Month – Westfield Republican

Westfield Republican Rotary welcomes its September Students of the MonthWestfield RepublicanRotarian Dan Smith, New Generations chair, is in charge of this program, assisted by Crystal Schrantz and Phyllis Crochett. Brocton Central School. John Nickerson, Jr. is ranked third in his … Continue reading

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Robotic help for blind Holywood athlete Mark Pollock – BBC News

BBC News Robotic help for blind Holywood athlete Mark PollockBBC NewsWith the help of his friend Simon O'Donnell, the adventure athlete from Holywood, County Down, straps robotic legs onto his own lower limbs. Then they tap a command into a … Continue reading

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Robotics Team Shows Off Hardware – Virginia Connection Newspapers

Robotics Team Shows Off HardwareVirginia Connection NewspapersHerndon — The Herndon High School Robotics Team showed off its hardware at the Stephen F. Udvar-Hazy Center Saturday, Oct. 27, as part of the center's Air and Scare event. While thousands of children … Continue reading

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DARPA’s Pet-Proto Robot Climbs, Jumps Through Obstacles (VIDEO) – Huffington Post

iTechPost DARPA's Pet-Proto Robot Climbs, Jumps Through Obstacles (VIDEO)Huffington PostDARPA's Robotics Challenge (DRC) aims to seek out and develop such robots that are capable of completing complex tasks in dangerous situations–so that raises the question, will the robots be able … Continue reading

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Chaffin robotics team delivers cargo to space station – The City Wire

Chaffin robotics team delivers cargo to space stationThe City WireStudent “robotics engineers” from area schools are hoping to compete in the Frontier Trails regional BEST – Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology – robotics competition on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. … Continue reading

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Hopping robots could consume less energy – TG Daily

TG Daily Hopping robots could consume less energyTG DailyRobots could use a tenth of current power requirements by using a rather odd two-part jump. Taking a short hop before a big jump – in what the team terms a 'stutter … Continue reading

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13th robotics competition set for Saturday on WKU campus – Bowling Green Daily News

13th robotics competition set for Saturday on WKU campusBowling Green Daily News13th robotics competition set for Saturday on WKU campus 0 comments. The Western Kentucky University Department of Engineering will conduct the 13th annual Kentucky Bluegrass Robotics Competition on Saturday, … Continue reading

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North American Robotics Industry Up 20% in 2012 – Robotics Tomorrow

North American Robotics Industry Up 20% in 2012Robotics Tomorrow(Ann Arbor, Michigan – October 29, 2012) North American based robotics companies are in the midst of another strong year, with new orders up 20%, according to new statistics released by Robotic … Continue reading

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Technology advances in robotics shorten ROI times – PACE Today

Technology advances in robotics shorten ROI timesPACE TodayWith manufacturers facing the rising cost of labour, a shortage of skilled workers and cheap competition from overseas, there is no question that operating in Australian industry today is tough. However, investing in … Continue reading

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