March 30, 2020

Clayton & McKervey offers tips for business survival during COVID-19, including utilization of “rolling 13-week cash flow analysis”

The realities presented by the COVID-19 health crisis have businesses focused on survival. The most important step to take after ensuring the safety of the team is to protect the company’s cash position to the degree that’s possible. Source: Robotics Tomorrow
March 28, 2020

The Morning After: Powerbeats (2020) review

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. As many of us close out another week in isolation, the urge for social contact is growing. Karissa Bell has some advice on hosting movie and game night from a safe distance thanks to the internet and tools like… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
March 28, 2020

Land Rover Defender, automakers help fight COVID-19 and more: Roadshow's week in review – Roadshow

Here’s a look at our most important stories for the week ending March 28. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
March 27, 2020

Video Friday: Qoobo the Headless Robot Cat Is Back

Video Friday is your weekly selection of awesome robotics videos, collected by your Automaton bloggers. We’ll also be posting a weekly calendar of upcoming robotics events for the next few months; here’s what we have so far (send us your events!): ICARSC 2020 – April 15-17, 2020 – [Online Conference] ICRA 2020 – May 31-4, 2020 – [TBD] ICUAS 2020 – June 9-12, 2020 – Athens, Greece RSS 2020 – July 12-16, 2020 – [Online Conference] CLAWAR 2020 – August 24-26, 2020 – Moscow, Russia Let us know if you have […]
March 27, 2020

Powerbeats review: Better workout earbuds at a better price

The Powerbeats Pro are some of the best true wireless earbuds I tested last year. They sound much better than any previous Beats in-ear option before and they’re loaded with handy features. However, the sound isn’t perfect and the over-ear hook desig… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
March 27, 2020

Mobile Robots and Autonomous Vehicles: IDTechEx Analysts Discuss How Coronavirus Pushes Logistic Automation up the Agenda

Last week Amazon announced that it planned on hiring 100,000 extra workers to meet the rise in demand for online shopping created by Coronavirus-caused shutdowns and social distancing. Source: Robotics Tomorrow
March 27, 2020

The Morning After: Reviewing the iPad Pro (2020)

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. I spent the last few days talking with Huawei, listening to Huawei and (briefly) playing with its new flagship P40 Pro phone. If you’ve been following the company’s progress over recent years, you’ll know it rea… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
March 26, 2020

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 review: The rest is yet to come

There’s an Apple promo video on YouTube right called “iPad Pro — Your next computer is not a computer” that’s sitting pretty with over 22 million views as I write this. Another video, with more than three million views, features an old-timey vo… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
March 26, 2020

How to Improve Worker Safety Around Robotics

Industrial robots offer increasingly compelling opportunities to help companies get more done and promote consistency in the workplace. Robot safety is another area of concern, especially since robots can reduce some of the risks that cause accidents. Source: Robotics Tomorrow
March 25, 2020

How robots can help combat COVID-19

Can robots be effective tools in combating the COVID-19 pandemic? A group of leaders in the field of robotics say yes, and outline a number of examples. They say robots can be used for clinical care such as telemedicine and decontamination; logistics such as delivery and handling of contaminated waste; and reconnaissance such as monitoring compliance with voluntary quarantines. Source: Science Daily – Robotics