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Tag: robotics

Is Star Trek behind many of our modern-day technologies?

7th August 2017
David Graves, creative director at Bristol-based GWS Media and Robotics, definitely thinks so...
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Bristol robotics company discover new applications for humanoid robot

2nd August 2017
GWS chat about wine with Pepper the humanoid robot whilst discovering its future in the service industry at the Pepper World Paris conference
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Henry hoovers and UWE Bristol, a match made in robotic automation heaven

14th July 2017
The collaborative partnership between the University of the West of England and manufacturer of Henry hoover is deemed 'Outstanding' by Innovate UK
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The Right Trousers: developing the tech for robot-assisted trousers

12th July 2017
Guest blog: A look behind the scenes in the Bristol Robotics Laboratory, whose testing of soft robotics will contribute to the ‘Right Trousers’ project
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More accurate 3D facial recognition comes to market

21st June 2017
Machine vision identifies a 3D facial 'fingerprint'
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Bath to host first UK LEGO league robot competition  

14th June 2017
Teams of children from around the world compete on robot designs
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Homecare robots compete in Bristol

8th June 2017
European Robotics League competition in new testbed
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BRL opens up its research to industry

24th May 2017
A 2TFLOP swarms of robots and flying snake being developed
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Explore AI and Robotic Ethics with BCS talk

26th April 2017
Join the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, at Bristol's Engine Shed for its second in a series of tech talks
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Bristol-based robotics companies to collaborate on semi-autonomous teleoperation system

4th April 2017
They will be using parts of OC Robotics' snake arm robot and Shadow Robot's Dextrous Hand as aprt of a remote control system for robots
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Bristol pushes forward with €4m wearable robotic project

15th March 2017
Haptic feedback and smart glasses to improve keyhole surgery
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Mi.Mu Gloves developed at UWE Bristol, in various poses

Guest blog: How one UWE Bristol researcher’s work led to AI gloves that control sound

14th March 2017
Mi.Mu Gloves already used by artists like Imogen Heap, Ariana Grande and Chagall van den Berg to create music in innovative ways
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UWE professors to develop robots to tackle dangerous nuclear sites

13th March 2017
The university has received £4.6m as part of a consortium to design and build the next generation of autonomous robotics for use in hazardous environments
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Open Bionics’ 3D-printed robotic hand is being showcased at the Science Museum

24th February 2017
And after bagging a $1m prize, it's all go for the altruistic robotics company
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UWE Bristol to host national LEGO robotics competition

20th February 2017
400 9-16 year olds to put their coding skills to the test solving real-world problems with LEGO robots
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SCISYS wins £3m Mars project

13th February 2017
Key software for the next Mars rover developed in South West region
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Venturefest Bristol & Bath showcases the region’s smart city tech

9th February 2017
Future cities tech business opportunities exhibition kickstarts 8-month program of innovation events
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Profile: Rovco, designers of lean mean subsea survey machines

8th February 2017
Hear about the latest in remote underwater robotics using drone technology and state of the art 3D visualisation from Bristol-based Rovco
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Five drone startups to watch out for in 2017

12th January 2017
Flying tech in Bristol and Bath
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UK’s first dedicated robotics fund targets Bristol lab

2nd January 2017
British Robotics Seed Fund aims to get 12 startups a year to prototype stage
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