Monthly Archives: June 2014

The UK Bids For Robotics Leadership – Forbes

The UK Bids For Robotics LeadershipForbesMartin Hitch is a British-born entrepreneur operating in the US where his company Bossa Nova Robotics is developing the Ballbot, a robot designed to work in close proximity to people. Speaking at a reception in … Continue reading

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Cornerstone robotics team scores international honors – Gainesville Sun

CBC.ca Cornerstone robotics team scores international honorsGainesville SunThe Cornerstone Academy's nine-member varsity Robotics Team had earned first place at the 10th annual MATE Florida Regional competition held in Cocoa Beach to advance to the international competition. This year's team includes … Continue reading

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‘Engineering is fun’ Chelsea robotics team member tells kids at library event … – Heritage Newspapers

'Engineering is fun' Chelsea robotics team member tells kids at library event …Heritage NewspapersWashtenaw Now – Jim Pruitt Area children participated at a demonstration of robotics at the Chelsea District Library Wednesday, June 25. This was the machine a group … Continue reading

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Engineers Team Up With Middle School Students for Robotics Challenge – TWC News

Engineers Team Up With Middle School Students for Robotics ChallengeTWC NewsWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Middle school students paired up with Caterpillar engineers Friday for the Robot Fun Run Community Challenge. The students used Legos and some help from engineers to complete … Continue reading

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Robotics team top finisher at national competition – South Bend Tribune

Robotics team top finisher at national competitionSouth Bend Tribune… For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology. Students from Discovery Middle School and Horizon Elementary School, who call themselves “Team Yeti,” took third place in the National Lego Robotics tournament … Continue reading

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Central High robotics coach Dan Ueda takes job at Penn’s robotics lab – Technical.ly

Central High robotics coach Dan Ueda takes job at Penn's robotics labTechnical.lyUeda lead the RoboLancers, Central High School's robotics team, for five years as head coach. Under his leadership, the students organized an annual Robotics Expo, headed to regional and … Continue reading

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Partnership With LRMC Provides Teens Training in Medical Robotics – The Ledger

Partnership With LRMC Provides Teens Training in Medical RoboticsThe LedgerIt's called MERIT, for Medical, Engineering, Robotics Innovation for Tomorrow. The students worked with robots at Florida Polytechnic (which opens for college classwork in late August) and with the technology involved … Continue reading

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Google Boss Eric Schmidt Leads a Visit to Cuba – TIME

TIME Google Boss Eric Schmidt Leads a Visit to CubaTIMEGoogle executive chairman Eric Schmidt has visited Cuba to promote “a free and open Internet,” the country's independent online newspaper 14yMedio reported on Saturday. Company executives Jared Cohen, Brett Perlmutter and … Continue reading

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Google Plus: three years old and still failing as a social network – ZDNet

Google Plus: three years old and still failing as a social networkZDNetGoogle Plus celebrated its third birthday yesterday (Saturday), though perhaps "celebrated" is not the right word. The service is popular with some Google fans — particularly keen Android and … Continue reading

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Google bores at I/O — just the way it wanted – CNET

Google bores at I/O — just the way it wantedCNETBut this year Google seemed intent on keeping this a decidedly low-key affair so as not to offend the neighbors. That's not to say that it was cheap, but it certainly … Continue reading

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