Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
Robot maker seeks world-beating edge
CT ASIA Robotics said it aims to develop the world’s best robotics devices to take care of the elderly and other bed-ridden patients.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 01:00
AI devices gaining traction among consumers
ALMOST A third of consumers surveyed globally by PwC plan to buy an AI device including robots or automated assistants, with retailers watching closely as ‘voice commerce’ develops in the home.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 12:08
Consumers embracing AI, PwC survey finds
Almost a third (32 per cent) of consumers surveyed globally by PwC plan to buy AI devices, including robots or automated assistants.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 01:00
A hotel robot that will give humans a ‘Run’ for their money
In a world of cutting-edge technology, robots are seen as threats to humans as they can perform with competence many of the activities human beings can.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Snack robots offer a taste of China’s automaton revolution
Along a quiet residential street on the outer edges of Beijing, a yellow and black cube about the size of a small washing machine trundles leisurely to its destination.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:59
Why Human Interaction is Still Needed in Automation?
Over the past few years the talk of how automation can change industrial operations has become more prevalent. Indeed, the headline-seekers out there might ask: will robots end up taking our jobs and what will happen to the human workforce?
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
Ethics must come first when embracing artificial intelligence
WHENEVER artificial intelligence (AI) comes up in conversation, there is often an underlying sense of fear –of having identities traced and profiled (or worse, hacked), of losing jobs to machines, or that conventional post-apocalyptic fear of a man-against-machine world where robots pose a mortal threat to humanity.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Robots, AI among the stars at CES technology show
MORE 40,000 technology enthusiasts are expected to pass through the doors of the CES Asia 2018 exhibition by the time the showcase of consumer technology wraps up in Shanghai tomorrow.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
Robotics deepens inroads into manufacturing sector
UNIVERSAL ROBOTS (UR), a collaborative robotics company, said it is improving productivity, output quality and workers’ safety, with yearly cost savings of more than US$80,000 at PT JVC Electronics Indonesia, a subsidiary of electronics and entertainment products company JVCKENWOOD Group.
Sun, 27 May 2018 09:26
Where reading rooms meet advanced tech
Singapore’s Tampines Library mixes the best of a traditional book repository with robots, apps and even hands-on prototype modelling
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:37
FINTECH SPOTLIGHT: The rapid rise of the robo-adviser
Will robots eventually replace humans?
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
Appliance maker embraces intelligent equipment
GREE, a major Chinese home appliance maker, is ramping up efforts in intelligent manufacturing by setting up unmanned factories and using industrial robots in a variety of production cycles, as part of its broader push to upgrade the country's manufacturing industry.
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 01:00
Robots will work for free
Re: “Flippy the burger-flipping robot just destroyed the case for minimum-wage hikes”, Investor’s Business Daily, March 6.
Sat, 03 Mar 2018 23:17
Robots, AI could outsmart humans in a scary future world, says author
The famous Anglo-American writer who focuses on writing about the human race can envisage a world of robots and artificial intelligence in which people are rendered virtually redundant.
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 01:00
Robots compete for eyeballs at Games
TYPICALLY, world-class athletes make up the core of any Olympic Games. At Pyeongchang, however, an unlikely entity has emerged as a new star: high-tech robots roaming the premises of the Olympic venues.