Sarcos CEO Ben Wolff argues that highly mobile, dexterous robotic systems that rely on human intelligence to operate will transform industry and disaster response.

Using this robot gives you monstrously powerful mech arms

What has two seven-foot arms and can bench press 1,000 lbs of radioactive waste? This guy: the Guardian GT. It’s the creation of robotics company Sarcos, and is, frankly, one of the best bots we’ve seen so far in 2017. It’s been under development for years but is now available for customers to order for an[…]

Sarcos Robotics exosuit military

The exosuits from ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ aren’t fictional anymore

The term “exoskeleton” conjures up sci-fi scenes – think Sigourney Weaver in Aliens, or Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt battling aliens on repeat in Edge of Tomorrow. Soldiers will surely man these mechanical machines someday, but many of the first exosuits will be developed for civilian use…

Sarcos Robotics Guardian GT

The Guardian GT’S 7-Foot-Long Arms Make It The Most Bonkers Robot On Earth

LIKE WITH JETPACKS and flying cars, the Power Loader from Aliens is a robot we’ve been promised for a long time. That’d be the exoskeleton that Sigourney Weaver donned to beat the tar out of the movie’s eponymous alien Queen, of course. Jetpacks are kinda here, flying cars … almost, and now a real-life Power Loader has finally arrived, and it’s[…]

Sarcos CEO Ben Wolff argues that highly mobile, dexterous robotic systems that rely on human intelligence to operate will transform industry and disaster response.

Why Human-Controlled, Force-Multiplying Robots Are the Future of Work on Earth

When most people think of robots, they picture an R2-D2-like droid, providing critical information to assist humans and courageously rescuing them from dangerous situations. While we are, in my view, decades away from having robots that can function like a “Star Wars” character due to the limitations of artificial intelligence, a new class of robots[…]

TV Advertising Makes a Resurgence Through OTT

TV Advertising Makes a Resurgence Through OTT

And this time, it’s personal, as content gets tailored for viewers

As our beloved TV programming returns this fall, all across America people will gather to take in their long-awaited show or root on their favorite team. This was true five years ago, 10 years ago and 20 years ago — but something is very different. Cord-cutting is going mainstream, with more and more consumers opting[…]

Fox is making it easier for people to watch fewer ads

Fox is letting people watch fewer ads on TV using a trick adapted from the Internet

Fox and video-tech company Innovid are bringing a new ad product to TV that is designed to let people watch fewer ads. The plan is to help people used to binging shows on streaming services have more control of their ad experiences. For advertisers, it’s a chance to give people the choice to engage with[…]