[Worldkings] Top innovation events in the world (P. 131) UK robot surgeons are treating women with endometriosis
(Worldkings.org) These machines cost up to £2 million ($2.5 million) each, but the patients they treat believe they are well worth the money.
[Worldkings] Top innovation events in the world (P. 119) Fast food restaurant chain Wendy's is testing an underground delivery robot system for mobile orders (USA)
(Worldkings.org) The first-of-its-kind system utilizes an autonomous robot to bring your order straight from the the kitchen to the Instant Pickup portal adjacent to your parking space.
[Worldkings] Top 50 inventions that changed the world (P. 32) Construction robots: Autonomous machines for a safe and productive world of construction
(Worldkings.org) With its incredible potential for productivity, safety and efficiency, automated robots are changing the construction industry — and it is giving the industry enormous potential to reached the peak.
[Worldkings] Top 100 innovation events in the world (P. 36): Saudi Arabia unveils first AI-powered robot communicating in local dialect
(Worldkings.org) Saudi Arabia makes history after introducing "Sara", the first-ever robot that speaks Arabic and performs popular local dances, according to a report by the state news agency SPA.
[Worldkings] Top 50 Universities with Innovative Research (P. 30) Johns Hopkins University (USA): First university to perform fully robotic laparoscopic surgery
(Worldkings.org) A robot has performed laparoscopic surgery on the soft tissue of a pig without the guiding hand of a human -- a significant step in robotics toward fully automated surgery on humans.
(Worldkings.org) Henn-Na Hotel, Japan is the world's first hotel to be run by robots. Over 90% of the staff consists of autonomous robots, a total of 186 machines.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Universal Robots: World's largest manufacturer of cobots
(Worldkings.org) Universal Robots is the world's largest manufacturer of cobots. The products consist of the heavy-duty UR16e, the table-top UR3 and UR3e, the UR5 and UR5e , and the UR10 and UR10e.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Asia Records Institute (ASRI) – Midea: World's largest producer of electrical appliances
(Worldkings.org) Midea is the world's largest producer of electrical appliances. Midea has begun launching its own brand in a growing number of foreign markets, such as Brazil, Argentina, Chile, India, Egypt, and most countries in southeast Asia.
Worldkings - Daily Highlighs - February 17, 2018 - Tiny Worm-Like Robots That Can Crawl And Swim Could One Day Be Used To Deliver Medicine Inside The Body
(Worldkings.org) A team of researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Stuttgart, Germany have developed a rubbery, worm-like robot that they hope will be used for medicinal purposes in the future. The robot can crawl, walk and roll on land, swim in water and navigate obstacle courses. It can even 'do the worm.'
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 2, 2018 - Real-life Transformers: £50,000 folding electric car modelled on shape-shifting robots is developed in Japan
(Worldkings.org) A JAPANESE firm has unveiled its new electric car - a shapeshifiting Transformers-inspired robot.