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UAV developer CyPhy Works closes $7M financing round

CyPhy Works today reported the close of a $7 million financing round, which it will use to expand its surveying- and situational awareness-focused unmanned aerial

Harvest Automation raises $11.75M in Series C financing

Agricultural robotics company Harvest Automation reported today that it has successfully raised $11.75 million in Series C financing. The Massachusetts-based company says the funds

4 of 5 dairy processors mulling machine upgrades, survey says

The International Federation of Robotics report on service robots released yesterday showed that demand for milking robots decreased slightly from 2011 to 2012. With

AUVSI president discusses the future of unmanned systems

When Congress passed the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012, it set the clock ticking toward the day when unmanned aircraft systems must

Non-military uses of drones get some attention

Most media coverage of drones to date has been related to their military applications, both because of the inherent controversy and because the military

Welcome to The Business of Robotics

Hello and welcome to The Business of Robotics! If you have even a passing interest in robotics, you know the field is exploding, having