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  • American Industrial Automation Growth to Stay Strong, Says RIA

    According to the Robotic Industries Association, the North American industrial automation market has been growing at a healthy rate.

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    The transportation industry is working hard to transition from petrol-powered...

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  • Electric Vehicles Will Be A Major Oil Price Driver In The Future

    Oil output (crude plus condensate or C+C) is likely to peak by 2020...

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  • How to Make America's Robots Great Again

    Factories play a central role in President Trump’s parade of American horrors. In his telling, globalization has...

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  • Auto Makers in Hot Seat as Political Pressure Rises

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said Sunday it will invest $1 billion in two existing plants...

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  • New Samsung Electric Car Battery gets 310-Mile Rand from 20-Minute Charge

    Alongside the world's top automakers, technology giant Samsung has been present at this year's Detroit Motor Show...

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  • Automakers Hunt for Battery Cell Capacity to Deliver on Bullish EV Targets

    Last February, Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche ruled out investing in battery-cell production for electrified powertrains because...

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  • 'Kids Born Today Will Never Drive,' says Robot Valley Champion

    Hired in July to run University of California San Diego's new Contextual Robotics Institute, Danish-born Professor Henrik Christensen says...

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  • The Top 7 Trends in the Auto Industry for 2017

    In an industry such as automotive where technology is pouring in at an unprecedented rate, incipient trends are multiplying like...

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  • Toyota Works to Develop Advanced Electric-Car Battery

    Toyota Motor Corp said it aims to develop a more advanced electric-car battery "in a few years" that will allow...

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  • Why Automate with Industrial Robots?

    Fear. It’s a common reaction for small- and medium-sized firms who must automate with industrial robotics in order to stay competitive.

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  • What The Election Means for Robotics

    Since the beginning of the republic, Presidents have had a great deal of influence...
  • Electric Car Revolution Brightens Outlook for a Medley of Metals

    Electric cars such as the Nissan Leaf may look no different from the standard family runaround. But the new materials...
  • Auto Industry Cranks Up For More Electric Cars As Hybrids Edge Batteries

    The auto industry has convinced itself it needs to produce more electric vehicles, but there’s one more decision to make – should it go for battery only, or plug-in hybrid.
  • Automakers entrenched in fuel cell hydrogen are succumbing to physics and going electric

    I think we are witnessing the start of a new (but long overdue) trend this year.

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  • The Five Pillars Of Digitisation That Will Transform The Automotive Industry

    The rapid pace of digitisation is transforming the component hardware-driven automotive sector to a software...
  • Delphi Says Regulations Will Drive Automakers to 48V Electrical Systems

    Supplier Delphi is decidedly bullish on the impending switch to 48V electrical architectures......
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    Body shops are increasingly turning to laser technology to fuse parts together as automakers look for ways to make their vehicles lighter.
  • The Lifecycle Impact of Electric Vehicles

    Many consumers, manufacturers and government officials view electric cars as the answer – or at least a big part of the answer – to the disastrous effect our personal transportation has on our environment.

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  • Ford to triple investment in self-driving tech

    Ford says it will triple its investment in development of autonomous vehicle technology over next five years...

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  • ISO issues guidance on using collaborative robots safely - Drives and Controls Magazine

    The ISO (International Standards Organization) has published its long-awaited standard that gives guidance on ensuring the safety of humans working with...

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  • Gravitational waves detected -- and that's creating waves in science

    Gravitational waves, the result of two black holes merging, have been detected by a sophisticated observatory. Scientists say that proves Einstein was right...

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  • Latest Version of Gazebo Simulator Makes It Easier Than Ever to Not Build a Robot

    The popular robotics simulator gets a bunch of new features...

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  • Flex-Cable busbars show their support for the Super Bowl Champion Denver Broncos!

  • A variety of easy — and legitimate — ways are now available for watching the biggest football game of the year.

    THIS Super Bowl weekend, you can focus on making nachos and Buffalo wings and worry less about how to watch the big game. There will be more methods and devices...

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  • Don’t Be Hacker Bait: Do This One-Hour Security Drill

    Ask a hacker if your digital security is at risk, and the answer is always yes. You could hide in a mountain bunker lined with tin foil and twigs, and somebody still might drain your bank account. It's no reason to feel helpless....

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  • DOT announces major push to advance autonomous vehicles

    DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx introduced a new federal strategy to help develop autonomous driving technology at the Detroit auto show, joined by execs from Tesla, Google, Ford, GM, Delphi and other automotive firms. “If the government doesn’t change......

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  • 11 Affirmations Successful People Repeat Every Single Day

    The thought is parent to the deed--and that's especially true where success and happiness are concerned...

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