Toyota Invests $1 Billion In Silicon Valley To Develop Artificial Intelligence, RoboticsToyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda said Friday the company will start operating from January 2016, with 200 employees at a Silicon Valley facility near Stanford University.
Young Oakland Students Conquer Coding In New Robotics ProgramMark and Joanne Perra were volunteering in after school science programs when they realized kids weren't getting enough in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math. So the pair jumped in.
Award-Winning Teacher Introduces STEM Education To Younger StudentsAward winning educator Carlos Lauchu shares his keys to developing middle school students who excel in STEM education.
$18 Million In Scholarships Are Awarded For Robotics In California’s SchoolsCarson’s California Academy of Mathematics and Science’s Nerd Herd learn about robotics and gain educational benefits along with financial assistance for college.
Could Robotic Grape Surgery Be The Tipping Point For Robo Buses, Robo Security Guards, Even Robo News Articles?At some point, it's inevitable that machines will become better than humans at certain tasks. For surgeons, that day may be here soon but what about city buses, security cameras, and even journalists writing articles like this one?
Robotics Team Mentor Helps South Bay Students Engineer SuccessSome South Bay high school students are getting lessons in engineering that will carry them a long way outside the classroom, and it's thanks to this week's Jefferson Award winner.
Apple Wants To Begin Production Of Electric Cars By 2020Bloomberg Business reports that the car team already consists of about 200 people and Apple has ramped up hiring within the past few months.
Robotic Dog From Google Subsidiary Stands Up To Kicks From Humans, Rough TerrainA Google-owned subsidiary that makes animal-inspired robots revealed their latest creation, a small robotic dog that can stand up to all kinds of challenges.
Military Robot Fueled By Google Technology Has Learned KarateThe Pentagon-backed team developing a robotic soldier that looks like something out of 'Terminator' has released a new video showing of the balance and mobility of their creation.
Wave Of The Future: Robotic Sailboats Compete At California Maritime AcademyFrom around the world, five elite engineering teams have gathered at the California Maritime Academy in Vallejo, where they are racing robotic sailboats.
Google Deal Adds To Tech Giant's Robotics ToolboxGoogle may be gearing up to build robots that resemble props in science-fiction movies as the ambitious Internet company expands into yet another technological frontier.
Google Acquires Boston Dynamics, Maker of Animal-Inspired RobotsCompany nabs a maker of impressive walking and running creatures. It's part of Google's effort to buy its way into a future populated by autonomous mechanical entities...