Leaders emerge at region robotics competition in Duluth – Duluth News Tribune

Leaders emerge at region robotics competition in DuluthDuluth News TribuneThis year's FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics competition is Recycle Rush, a game involving six robots stacking recycling bins and garbage cans and throwing away pool noodles on a field one-third the size of a … Read more at http://bit.ly/1AGMyo6

FIRST Robotics season kicks off in Michigan – Crain’s Detroit Business

FIRST Robotics season kicks off in MichiganCrain’s Detroit BusinessGRAND RAPIDS — An annual high school robotics competition is kicking off another season in Michigan and continuing its nation-leading growth. The organizing group in the state says about 350 teams — more than any other state — are set to take part …and more » Read more ...

Ringo: The Tiny Robot With A Big Personality – Robotics Today

Robotics Today Ringo: The Tiny Robot With A Big PersonalityRobotics TodayMost people envision a robot that can walk, talk and perhaps serve some vital functions. Additionally, the idea of a robot having advanced enough Artificial Intelligence to offer its own unique reactions and insights into things is especially … Read more at http://bit.ly/1LWtpAd

Minister inaugurates robotics lab – NewsHub.org

Minister inaugurates robotics labNewsHub.orgMinister for Industries P.K. Kunhalikutty inaugurated the programmable robotics lab of the Amrita University at a function held at the university campus at Amritapuri near here on Wednesday. The lab is reportedly the first of its kind to be set up by a university in …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1wwTZZD

Funding for waste-handling robotics development – World Nuclear News

Funding for waste-handling robotics developmentWorld Nuclear NewsA project to develop new robotic techniques for use in the autonomous handling of radioactive wastes is among those recently selected for funding by the European Commission. In January, the European Commission announced the first robotics projects to …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1wwPoXi

Robotics was one Clifton man’s turning point – NorthJersey.com

NorthJersey.com Robotics was one Clifton man's turning pointNorthJersey.comCLIFTON — An unexpected love of robotics has reprogrammed the course of a young Cliftonite's life. Clifton High School Class of 2012 graduate Joseph Smeriglio said joining the Robotics Club turned his. Buy this photo. Photos courtesy of Joseph Smeriglio. Read more at http://bit.ly/1G2MAtE

Carroll Robotics Student Sets World Record, Team to Compete in World … – Southlake Style

Southlake Style Carroll Robotics Student Sets World Record, Team to Compete in World …Southlake StyleTeam presentation to School Board L-R, Clara Merklin, Cameron Allen, Skye Pekerti, Ben Wireman, Zachary Kearney, Nikhil Ravi, Brad Stalder, Matthew Prost, Zachary Froehlich, Jake Dorin. Photo courtesy of Linda Woessner. Read more at http://bit.ly/1BpOwK8

Mouser launches robotics technology site – Electronic Products & Technology

Mouser launches robotics technology siteElectronic Products & TechnologyMouser Electronics Inc. has launched a new user website specifically catering to robotics technology. The site provides developers with the resources they need to learn about the latest advances in robotics technologies and the newest components from … Read more at http://bit.ly/1aAPCsd

Aldebaran Robotics Founder and CEO Steps Down, SoftBank Appoints New … – IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum Aldebaran Robotics Founder and CEO Steps Down, SoftBank Appoints New …IEEE SpectrumAldebaran Robotics has just announced that its founder and CEO Bruno Maisonnier is stepping down. We had heard rumors of leadership changes several weeks ago but now the Paris-based company has officially confirmed that SoftBank, which had …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1Dl3yNP

FIRST robotics team makes deadline – Wadena Pioneer Journal

Wadena Pioneer Journal FIRST robotics team makes deadlineWadena Pioneer JournalThe bot is operated by a programmed laptop and joystick, which is controlled by a robotics team member. FIRST robotics team makes deadline. By none Today at 12:10 a.m.. Email · News Alerts. FIRST robotics team makes deadline. none Wadena PJ. Read more at http://bit.ly/1aArt4W

Still Growing, FIRST Robotics Season Kicks Off In Michigan – WLNS

WLNS Still Growing, FIRST Robotics Season Kicks Off In MichiganWLNSGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — An annual high school robotics competition is kicking off another season in Michigan and continuing its nation-leading growth. The organizing group in the state says about 350 teams — more than any other state — are set to …and more » Read more ...

Southington robotics – Meriden Record-Journal

Southington roboticsMeriden Record-JournalNot very long ago, this couldn't have been written — because, not very long ago, local police departments didn't have special weapons and tactics teams and local high schools didn't have robotics teams. But now they do, and in Southington the two …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1AlBVSF

Schools Bring Science to Life Through Robotics – Product Design & Development

Product Design & Development Schools Bring Science to Life Through RoboticsProduct Design & DevelopmentSponsored by the Office of Naval Research and managed by the AUVSI (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International) Foundation, SeaPerch is an innovative underwater robotics program that equips teachers and students with the resources they … Read more at http://bit.ly/1BLS7nm

Hermantown Competes in FIRST Robotics Regionals for Second Year – WDIO-TV

Hermantown Competes in FIRST Robotics Regionals for Second YearWDIO-TVDay one of the FIRST Robotics Regional Competition was in full swing at the DECC on Friday. The teams competing come from five states: Iowa, Michigan, North Dakota, Wisconsin and Minnesota. They've been working for six weeks to design and build … Read more at http://bit.ly/1LUWL21

Still growing, FIRST Robotics season kicks off in Michigan – 9&10 News

Still growing, FIRST Robotics season kicks off in Michigan9&10 NewsGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) – An annual high school robotics competition is kicking off another season in Michigan and continuing its nation-leading growth. The organizing group in the state says about 350 teams – more than any other state – are set to …and more » Read ...

Let the robotics season begin – The Union Leader

The Union Leader Let the robotics season beginThe Union LeaderNASHUA — It was a fierce competition on Friday as dozens of young engineers kicked off the robotics season with mechanical fanfare. Forty teams from all over New England are participating in the Granite State District Championship in the FIRST …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1DCeR6S

Marfa robotics team introduces its robot to the school board – Bigbendnow

Bigbendnow Marfa robotics team introduces its robot to the school boardBigbendnowMARFA – Marfa High School robotics team showed off what they've been working on all semester at the Marfa ISD board of trustees meeting on Monday, February 23. The team, dubbed Marfa Robohorns, are preparing to compete for the first time in the FIRST … Read ...

Let the robotics season begin – The Union Leader

The Union Leader Let the robotics season beginThe Union LeaderNASHUA — It was a fierce competition on Friday as dozens of young engineers kicked off the robotics season with mechanical fanfare. Forty teams from all over New England are participating in the Granite State District Championship in the FIRST …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1zo7RFT

Persistence, problem-solving pay off at robotics competition – Duluth News Tribune

Duluth News Tribune Persistence, problem-solving pay off at robotics competitionDuluth News TribunePaul Johnston (center), an engineer with Cirrus Aircraft, talks with the Marshall School team after they finished a round of competition during the FIRST Robotics Lake Superior Regional in Pioneer Hall at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center on … Read more at http://bit.ly/1zo7PxK

Minister inaugurates robotics lab – The Hindu

Minister inaugurates robotics labThe HinduMinister for Industries P.K. Kunhalikutty inaugurated the programmable robotics lab of the Amrita University at a function held at the university campus at Amritapuri near here on Wednesday. The lab is reportedly the first of its kind to be set up by a …and more » Read more at http://bit.ly/1ayvIOq