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26/04/2019

Bucharest was the European capital of robotics for #ERF2019

European Robotics Forum, the most influential meeting of the robotics and AI community, held its 10th anniversary edition in Romania. The event was organized Under the High Patronage of the President of Romania and Under the Patronage of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

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25/04/2019

How Pope Francis could shape the future of robotics

It might not be the first place you imagine when you think about robots. But in the Renaissance splendour of the Vatican, thousands of miles from Silicon Valley, scientists, ethicists and theologians gather to discuss the future of robotics. The ideas go to the heart of what it means to be human and could define future generations on the planet.

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25/04/2019

Real-life robots that will make you think the future is now

If you're anything like us, you probably can't wait for the day you can go to the store and easily (and cheaply) buy a robot to clean your house, wait on you and do whatever you want. We know that day is a long way off, but technology is getting better all the time. In fact, some high-tech companies have already developed some pretty impressive robots that make us feel like the future is here already. These robots aren't super-intelligent androids or anything - but hey, baby steps.

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16/04/2019

UK Robotics Week 2019 Takes Centre Stage In June With Funding Boost For EPSRC UK-RAS Network

Leading national event in robotics and autonomous systems promoting hundreds of public events, including International Robotics Showcase finale in London on June 27 2019.

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09/04/2019

Restaurants are now employing robots – should chefs be worried?

From burger-flipping robots to android waiters, automated systems that can cook and serve are no longer the preserve of sci-fi Like most chefs, Flippy is not afraid of hard graft. Since last summer that has meant 11am until 7pm shifts at Caliburger in Pasadena, California, as well as stints at Chick-N-Tots at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.

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08/04/2019

Driverless cars will be on UK roads by 2021, says government

London (CNN)Driverless cars could be in full use on Britain's roads by 2021, the government announced on Wednesday. The new technology is a step closer after UK ministers announced plans to move forward on advanced trials for automated vehicles

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03/04/2019

NHS report suggests AI will give docs more patient time

A report from the NHS suggests the impending technological ‘revolution’ in healthcare will increase the amount

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