Video Friday: Andy Rubin on Robotics, Dynamic Exoskeleton, and Two Robot Heads

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Video Friday is your weekly selection of awesome robotics videos, collected by your Automaton bloggers. We'll also be posting a weekly calendar of upcoming robotics events for the next few months; here's what we have so far (send us your events!): Let us know if you have suggestions for next week, and enjoy today's videos. Boston Dynamics CEO Marc Raibert returns to TechCrunch Sessions Robotics and doesn't disappoint, talking about the Google acquisition, Masayoshi Son's 300-year technology investment plan, and SpotMini's "butt-cam." Playground founder and CEO Andy Rubin was also a guest at TC Sessions Robotics.


Video Friday: Science Lab Robot, Will Smith's Android Date, and Soft Robotic Gripper

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Video Friday is your weekly selection of awesome robotics videos, collected by your Automaton bloggers. We'll also be posting a weekly calendar of upcoming robotics events for the next few months; here's what we have so far (send us your events!): Let us know if you have suggestions for next week, and enjoy today's videos. As far as I can tell, biologists spend the vast majority of their time moving tiny amounts of liquid around in order to maybe possibly eventually do a little bit of analysis that could lead to some Real Science. Opentrons has announced their OT-2 lab robot, which will enable biologists to instead spend the vast majority of their time simply worrying about whether those tiny amounts of liquid have interesting stuff going on in them or not.


Video Friday: Security Robot as a Service, Robotic Mining, and Saved by a Drone

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Video Friday is your weekly selection of awesome robotics videos, collected by your Automaton bloggers. We'll also be posting a weekly calendar of upcoming robotics events for the next few months; here's what we have so far (send us your events!): Let us know if you have suggestions for next week, and enjoy today's videos. Nothing is more secure than a workplace protected by prowling robots. But are the fish okay?


Video Friday: Feisty ANYmal, TechEthics, and Belated Robot Holidays

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Video Friday: Robot Roller Skating, BonsAI Tree, and Thor's Hammer

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Video Friday is your weekly selection of awesome robotics videos, collected by your Automaton bloggers. We'll also be posting a weekly calendar of upcoming robotics events for the next few months; here's what we have so far (send us your events!):