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Autonomous Trucks and Other Vehicles Turn Towards Delivery Services

The need to socially distance during the COVID-19 pandemic is causing many autonomous vehicle manufacturers to slam the brakes on automated taxi services. However, the pandemic has created new opportunities for companies to shift their focus to transporting food and goods via delivery services provided in methods ranging from autonomous trucks, vans, and drones, to […]

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IEEE Rising Stars 2020

For the sixth year in a row, over 370 students and young professionals hailing from ten IEEE Regions kicked off their new year at the IEEE Rising Stars Conference. IEEE Region 6 hosts this annual conference with the primary goal of inspiring and empowering IEEE’s future leaders. This year, the conference was held at the […]

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The Growing Field of Robotics: 4 Robust Segments

This is a sponsored post from Digi-Key. Written by Jennifer D. Bosavage Robotic technology is everywhere. Robots help factories manufacture products, doctors serve patients, and emergency responders perform rescue operations. Of course, they can also be used purely for entertainment. Robotics engineers design, build, and program those robots. Robotics is a growing, lucrative segment. According to […]

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Robotics for Laundry, Lawn, and Socializing

Humans tend to have an irrational fear of artificial intelligence, particularly when it comes to robots taking over our lives. Unless we’re talking about robots that do household chores. Although the use of robots is limited to structured environments right now, the field of robotics continues to make progress. It may not be long before […]

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Robot Limitations Slow the Adoption of AVs

Robot Limitations Slow the Adoption of AVs

Since well before the days of The Jetsons television series, we’ve been waiting for robots like Rosie to become part of our daily lives, performing all kinds of tasks at home and everywhere, but the use of robots still remains incredibly limited. This is mostly due to inadequate motion planning performance. Motion planning is the […]

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