European Robotics Forum, 21 – 23 March 2016, Ljubljana

The next edition of the European Robotics Forum (ERF2016) will take place in Ljubljana, Slovenia, from the 21st to the 23rd of March 2016. Invited are all engineers, researchers, managers and entrepreneurs active in the field of robotics. Organized by  EUROBOTICS and sponsored by European Robotics players like Schunk, ABB and KUKA it will present […]

Galileo 7 + 8 in Space

Two additional Galileo satellites are now in space  and also additional  projects have started to prove the core technology. By 2019 there will be 30 satellites in space and the system ready for civil applications. According to a report on two additional research activities (“automotive GATE” and “train Gate”) recently started. Goal of these […]

UR3 – New robotic arm from Universal Robots

Collaborative robots are one of the hottest trends in industrial automation. Universal Robots, based in Odense, Denmark, presents this year a smaller version of its industrial robots, the UR3, which is desgned to work along humans. Competing with Universal Robots are startups like Rethink Robotics, but UR seems to have a much more advanced technology […]

Clarks uses iPads to measure your feet and to collect biometric data

Its all about big data – Clarks places iPad based devices in shoe shops to support customers and improve the shopping experience. But as a nice side effect it also collects biometric data about your feet and process this data at its headquarters in order to get  information on regional trends. Have a look at […]