Using artificial intelligence to enrich digital maps

An AI model developed at MIT and Qatar Computing Research Institute that uses only satellite imagery to automatically tag road features in digital maps could improve GPS navigation, especially in countries with limited map data. Image: Google Maps/MIT News By Rob Matheson A model invented by researchers at MIT and Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) Lire plus …

In robotics, ‘going small’ is becoming big.

For decades, robots were synonymous with large-scale automation in automotive factories around the world. But in the last few years, the robotics industry has been moving towards an ability to handle smaller and lighter items with greater precision. Last year, the electronics industry accounted for almost as many shipments of robots as the automotive industry, Lire plus …

It’s Here! How AI Robot Will Revolutionize Manufacturing

Why is automation so difficult? What Are The Technical Limitations That Automation Has Not Been Able to Overcome so Far? 1. Flexibility And Adaptability Today’s automated production lines are designed for mass production. Automation effectively reduces costs but also leads to a lack of flexibility. Shorter product life cycles, more and more small volume but highly Lire plus …

HIGH-PRECISION SURGERY ROBOTS: MORE THAN AN ASSISTANT FOR SURGEONS

Photo by JAFAR AHMED on Unsplash Will at some point surgeries be fully automated and surgeons and assistant health practitioners be obsolete? Not yet, but there is no doubt about how crucial to modern surgery are these state-of-the-art micromanipulator robots that have changed the way we see medical operations. A group of surgeons belonging to Lire plus …

Industry 4.0: When humans and robots go hand in hand

Amid concerns that the rise of industrial robots may soon render humans obsolete, Swiss automation giant ABB’s latest innovation may help shine a new light on what the future will look like when humans and robots can work together as partners.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4RvjpUzZBc Since January, political and business circles alike have been abuzz with talk of the Lire plus …

ABB and Covariant Partner to Deploy Integrated AI Robotic Solutions

ABB accelerates expansion into distribution and e-commerce fulfilment sectors with Covariant AI technology Covariant is the winner of ABB global competition to find a leading AI partner for co-developing intelligent robotics technologies Silicon Valley start-up Covariant’s cutting-edge AI software enables ABB to launch a fully autonomous grasping solution First AI solution for logistics already installed Lire plus …