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Pyka and its autonomous, electric crop-spraying drone land $11M seed round

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Modern agriculture involves fields of mind-boggling size, and spraying them efficiently is a serious operational challenge. Pyka is taking on the largely human-powered spray...

Terradepth raises $8 million to build a fleet of autonomous deep-ocean...

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Plenty of the ocean remains unexplored, even though it’s a huge trove of potentially valuable information. Current methods for mapping and gathering ocean data,...

FedEx robot sent packing by NYC

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FedEx’s autonomous delivery bot got a cold reception from New York City officials. After the company’s SameDay Bots — named Roxo — popped up on...

Alphabet’s X details a garbage-sorting bot that’s part of its plan...

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Alphabet subsidiary X, which is the former Google X, focuses exclusively on ambitious “moonshots,” or applications of tech you might expect are science fiction,...

Brava, a smart oven maker with big names attached, just sold...

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Brava had a lot of things working in its favor as startups go. It was founded in 2015 by serial executive John Pleasants, whose...

MIT’s ‘mini cheetah’ robots frolic, fall, flip – and play soccer...

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MIT’s Biomimetics Robotics department took a whole herd of its new ‘mini cheetah’ robots out for a group demonstration on campus recently – and...

Eureka Robotics’ new robotic arm is designed for optical lenses and...

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Last year, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore had a small viral sensation on its hands with the release of Ikea Bot. The robot did laps...

Ford expands self-driving vehicle fleet to Austin

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Ford is adding another city to the list of places it’s going to be deploying self-driving vehicles: Austin. The automaker revealed that the Texas...

Atlas the humanoid robot shows off a new and improved gymnastics...

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Boston Dynamics has been teaching its old bots new tricks – Atlas, its humanoid robot that walks on two legs, can now do a...

Aptiv and Hyundai form new joint venture focused on autonomous driving

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Automaker Hyundai is forming a new joint venture with autonomous driving technology company Aptiv, with both parties taking a 50 percent ownership stake in...