robotics

5G remote-controlled robots will enable surgery from afar

5G mobile subscriptions will number 5.5 billion by 2027, and the technology will enable autonomous and remote-controlled robots for carrying…

Signal: Intuitive Surgical’s stock plummets despite Q3 sales growth

Intuitive Surgical, the manufacturer of the Da Vinci surgical robot, announced its Q3 earnings in a call yesterday (19 October)…

Signal: Mobility exoskeleton developer Wandercraft begins operations in US

Wandercraft, the developer of mobility exoskeleton Atalante X, announced yesterday (12 October) the beginning of commercial operations in the US through…

Signal: CMR Surgical Raises $165m to continue development of surgical robot

Cambridge, UK-based CMR Surgical has raised $165m in funding to continue the development of its Versius surgical robot. This latest…

Robots make more business sense with AI –  just don’t expect fireworks

Robots are secretly becoming practical these days. You wouldn't necessarily know it: there has been no flashpoint moment or Elon…

How are emerging AI systems revolutionising the way that patients are treated? Find out in the latest issue of Medical Technology

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