DeepMind, an AI research lab and subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., acquired the MuJoCo physics engine for robotics research and development.
Chinese electronics company Xiaomi has unveiled CyberDog, a quadruped robot that the company describes as more personable than others in its class.
Google unveiled a new “moonshot” project to develop software for robotics which could be used in a wide range of industries.
A team from the University of Maryland has 3D printed a soft robot hand that is agile enough to play Nintendo’s Super Mario Bros and win!
Softbank Robotics Europe, the group behind two of the more recognizable robots, is laying off 40% of its workforce on July 7.