Drones, robotics, electric vehicle components in government’s ‘aatmanirbharta’ plan – The Economic Times

Drones, robotics, electric vehicle components in government’s ‘aatmanirbharta’ plan Drones, robotics, electric vehicle components in government’s ‘aatmanirbharta’ plan By , ET Bureau As part of the exercise, the Department for Promotion for Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has identified certain ‘focus sectors’ to reduce imports and ramp up domestic production. […]

From robots to satellite jammers, China looks to space to ‘blind & deafen enemy’: US report – Times of India

BENGALURU: Notwithstanding its public stance, China, led by the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), is strengthening its space prowess and continues to develop and acquire a variety of space capabilities designed to limit or prevent an adversary’s use of space-based assets during crisis or conflict. The PLA continues to acquire and […]

Robots to Make Robots at One of the World’s Most Advanced Facilities

A factory where robots make robots is surely the stuff of nightmares for those living in fear of the dreaded uprising. But putting apocalyptic horrors aside for a moment, ABB’s new facility could be one of the most advanced of its kind when it opens in 2020 with plans to […]

Yamato and Rakuten to test delivery robots on Japan’s public roads – Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO — Yamato Transport and Rakuten are among a group of companies set to partner with the Japanese government to test unmanned delivery robots on public roads. The government will set up a council of officials from the public and private sectors next week to identify potential issues, including liability […]