Australian Autonomous Train Is Being Called The “World’s Largest Robot”

Australian Autonomous Train Is Being Called The “World’s Largest Robot” JON CHRISTIAN, FUTURISM 30 DEC 2018 Mining corporation Rio Tinto says that an autonomous rail system called AutoHaul that it’s been developing in the remote Pilbara region of Australia for several years is now entirely operational — an accomplishment the company says makes the system the “world’s largest robot.” […]

Are robot swarms the future of destroying sea mines?

Are robot swarms the future of destroying sea mines? By: Kelsey D. Atherton     This important work is present done by humans, who often have to physically place detonation charges on the mines they find. Some day, autonomous robots could perform the same task with less risk of loss of life. (Alfred A. Coffield/Navy)  A sea […]

LG helps warehouse workers with the bends

LG helps warehouse workers with the bends Paul Ridden Consumer electronics giant LG will be taking a refreshed version of its CLOi SuitBot to CES 2019 next month, as it inches closer to commercial availability. Updated versions of the company’s PorterBot, ServeBot and CartBot service robots will also be on show.   The CLOi SuitBot was unveiled […]