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This article taps into discussing problems met by retailers and ways in which they can be solved with robotic process automation.

Robotic Automation for Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

A team lead by Costa Samaras and Thiago Rodrigues has shown that using small drones for the last mile of package deliveries uses less energy and creates fewer emissions than conventional means.

Research suggests drones more efficient for last-mile deliveries

Building automation solutions can help reduce a building’s carbon footprint, optimize energy consumption, improve maintenance scheduling, make better use of available space, and reduce waste and operating costs.

Thread and IPv6: The smart protocol for tomorrow's smart buildings

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Bin picking of metal parts in challenging industrial environments and light conditions requires robust 3D vision combined with clever robotic intelligence software. SEMA Maschinenbau GmbH uses Photoneo technology for this kind of project.

Robotic picking of metal objects

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A car rental company uses the Photoneo 3D camera MotionCam-3D to inspect and identify defects on rental cars.

Automated car inspection with MotionCam-3D

In this video, the Franka Emika Robot is moving blank sheet metal into the machine where it is pressed.

Franka Emika Robot completing Automated press brake loading

Getting a hardware product to production is challenging. We can learn a lot from the experience of others, so in this article we'll discuss the key lessons learned by Picnic, a food automation company that automates pizza making.

6 Lessons Learned from Getting a Pizza Automation Machine to Production

How freeform injection molding is democratizing tool-making thanks to the use of intuitive 3D printers and a simple overall molding solution.

3D Printed Injection Molding for Anyone?

Developing a tool that evaluates button and switch devices from both hardware (through physical input) and software perspectives is the next logical step in the evolution of device testing automation.

The evolution of hardware and software console testing automation

Get inspired by 3 innovative applications that allowed Trivium to keep their can production line running by 3D printing replacement parts and molds.

Trivium: 3D printing replacement parts for automated packaging lines

In this episode, we talk about how researchers are developing a sticker that can conduct ultrasound tests along with a machine learning powered robotic solution for choosing chemical proteins when developing new drugs and biofuels or recycling plastics.

Podcast: Ultrasound Scanning Stickers & Autonomous Protein Discovery

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Real-time 3D model creation in motion with Photoneo’s MotionCam-3D enables automated sandblasting/painting of large objects without interruption.

Real-time 3D model creation for automated cleaning & coating of large objects

In a highly competitive environment, retailers are leveraging cutting-edge technologies to boost efficiency and run their businesses more effectively. AI-powered robots are transforming the retail sector by optimizing pricing strategies, inventory management, and more.

How AI-powered robots are transforming the retail industry

Harnessing the power of robotics and machine intelligence, researchers from Princeton Engineering and Rutgers University have found a way to design stable proteins in a fraction of the time of current state of the art.

Automation speeds the search for stable proteins

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