robotics

Google Brain’s ROBEL benchmark lets devs track AI quality on affordable robots

Posted in Business, Hardware, Software on 11th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

More affordable robots designed to work with platforms and performance benchmarks make adoption more likely by developers, students, or startups interested in iterating to advance the field.

How Facebook’s New ‘Mirror World’ Will Help Train AI

Posted in Hardware, Software on 4th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

The dream of a robot butler seems tantalizingly close, but first we need to teach them how to navigate our cluttered human environments.

Bright Machines raises $179 million for factory automation with robots

Posted in Hardware on 25th Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

Bright Machines operates on the belief that low-cost manufacturing in developing nations has reached its limits.

China Is Becoming an AI Superpower

Posted in Business on 5th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

Last year, Chinas government put out its plan to lead the world in AI by 2030.

Why Prototypes are Important for the Robotics Industry

Posted in Hardware on 4th Jul, 2018
by Alex Muller

Prototypes are suddenly easier and more affordable than ever with the introduction of things like 3D printing.