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From baristas to inspectors: Singapore's robot workforce plugs labour gaps

May 30, 2022 12:10 pm

Singapore's Ministry of Manpower has noted how Covid-19 curbs have sped up "the pace of technology adoption and automation" by companies.

Robots hit the streets as demand for food delivery grows

November 03, 2021 6:22 pm

Remote operators keep tabs on multiple robots at a time but they say they rarely need to hit the brakes or steer around an obstacle. When a robot arrives at its destination, customers type a code into their phones to open the lid and retrieve their food.

Hong Kong robots help autistic children boost social skills

April 22, 2021 1:52 pm

The robots engage the children with role-playing and verbal interaction. A typical class involves two small robots acting out social scenarios on a tabletop, helping the children see the difference between appropriate and unacceptable behaviour such as tantrums or screaming

Trifo Max review: Not the best robotic vacuum cleaner

January 04, 2021 2:06 pm

While reviewing the Trifo Max, I have observed that a robotic vacuum works best for homes that are slightly spacious with limited furniture.

AI Robots serve restaurant customers in South Korea

September 15, 2020 6:21 pm

At the No Brand Burger restaurant in Seoul, customers don't need a single face-to-face interaction from order to pick-up. That's been seen as a selling point amid the coronavirus pandemic and its restrictions.

Humanoid robots are here to help doctors in Covid-19 fight

July 11, 2020 10:31 am

Right from disinfecting floors, carrying out temperature checks to arranging a video call with doctors in case of an emergency, the robots in Indian hospitals are doing all this and much more

Now, a cooking robot that promises to dish out 'ghar ka khaana'

June 11, 2020 12:55 pm

If you ever wished a robot could cook your meals, your dream may just materialise soon. Check out the fully automatic cooking robot Nosh.

Scientists make fastest soft robots based on biomechanics of a cheetah

May 13, 2020 12:51 pm

Inspired by the biomechanics of cheetahs, NC State University researchers have developed a new type of soft robots that is capable of moving more quickly than previous generations of soft robots.

A Japanese university used robots to hold a virtual graduation

April 07, 2020 10:37 am

The graduation ceremony was only partially virtual, with four students and a few people from the university were in attendance.

A growing presence on the farm: Robots

February 14, 2020 5:59 pm

The robot, named TerraSentia, resembled a souped up version of a lawn mower, with all-terrain wheels and a high-resolution camera on each side.


This Ahmedabad-based restaurant has robots to serve food

July 25, 2019 8:29 am

While the two robots named 'Lexa' have limited utility purpose, adding that feature too is on the charts.


Students in Coimbatore display self-made drones

February 28, 2016 2:17 pm

Coimbatore, Feb 28 (ANI): The students from standard third to eight participated in an International Robotics Festival organised by robotic academy IroboChakra in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore city. They were trained into making simple robots and drones after which they created their own functional robots and displayed the same before the people. The participants made drones, Robo Arms, Power saw, Truck robo, Humanoid among others. The students also explained their creations. The winners of the competition will compete at the international level in May 2016 in the United States. robotic academy.