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Intel Execs Address the AI Talent Shortage, AI Education, and the “Cool” Factor - IEEE Spectrum

September 11, 2018 - 5:02pm

IEEE Spectrum

Intel Execs Address the AI Talent Shortage, AI Education, and the “Cool” Factor
IEEE Spectrum
Last week, I sat down with Intel's Gadi Singer, vice president and general manager of artificial intelligence architecture, and Chris Rice, head of the company's AI talent acquisition, to talk about AI workforce issues. Here's what they had to say. On ...

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Robotics Industry News - Robotics Online (press release)

September 11, 2018 - 3:58pm

Robotics Online (press release)

Robotics Industry News
Robotics Online (press release)
Founded in 1974, RIA is a not-for-profit trade association driving innovation, growth, and safety in manufacturing and service industries through education, promotion, and advancement of robotics, related automation technologies, and companies ...

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ECHO partners with school district to test robotics - Lawn & Landscape

September 11, 2018 - 10:08am

ECHO partners with school district to test robotics
Lawn & Landscape
In addition to the partnership, ECHO has agreed to provide material support for the LZHS robotics program and give an annual $20,000 donation to the District 95 Educational Foundation for the robotics team, the Bearbotics. The team competes annually in ...

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The Time Is Now for Conversations Around Workforce Retraining - Robotics Business Review

September 11, 2018 - 10:00am

Robotics Business Review

The Time Is Now for Conversations Around Workforce Retraining
Robotics Business Review
... executive director of the Human-Machine Social Systems Lab at MITRE; Jeff Burnstein, president of the Association for Advancing Automation (A3); Nancy McIntyre, regional manager at the Robotics Education Foundation; and Natalie Pierce, a ...

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Bolt is Sphero's most advanced educational robot yet, retails for $150 - Android Police

September 11, 2018 - 9:48am

Android Police

Bolt is Sphero's most advanced educational robot yet, retails for $150
Android Police
Sphero is known for creating both educational and recreational robots in a variety of different forms. The original Sphero was a robotic ball, and the company has since released movie tie-ins and numerous upgrades. Bolt is something of a modern-day ...
Bye-Bye BB-8. Sphero's Newest Robot Ball Shows How Schools Will Keep the Company RollingFortune
With Sphero Bolt, The Colorado Startup Doubles Down On EducationValueWalk
Sphero Rolls Out Bolt Robot Ball With Programmable LEDs For EducationHot Hardware
YouTube -YouTube -Sphero -Sphero Store
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Free Robotics Conference Oct. 27 for teens - White Mountain Independent

September 11, 2018 - 8:26am

Free Robotics Conference Oct. 27 for teens
White Mountain Independent
LAKESIDE — Technology, computer programming and robotics are changing the way our world works. Because of this, education and jobs are changing as well. Instead of getting behind the technology curve, let's embrace it and learn how to use it.

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Global Robotics Education Market 2018 Research Report – OWI , RobotShop , MakeBlock , Lynxmotion - Plains Ledger

September 11, 2018 - 2:00am

Plains Ledger

Global Robotics Education Market 2018 Research Report – OWI , RobotShop , MakeBlock , Lynxmotion
Plains Ledger
The MRS Research Group added global Robotics Education market research report is a comprehensive study of the Robotics Education market demonstrating the latest state of affairs in the market. It projects the market expansion in the upcoming years.

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Veterans senior sets sights on Stanford, computer engineering - Brownsville Herald

September 10, 2018 - 6:40pm

Brownsville Herald

Veterans senior sets sights on Stanford, computer engineering
Brownsville Herald
Stefanie is a senior at Veterans Memorial Early College High School, president of the school's Technology Student Association and captain of the TSA robotics team, so she's known for awhile that her eventual career would have something to do with ...

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Veterans senior sets sights on Stanford, computer engineering - Brownsville Herald

September 10, 2018 - 6:40pm

Brownsville Herald

Veterans senior sets sights on Stanford, computer engineering
Brownsville Herald
Stefanie Thompson came to an important conclusion over the summer thanks to her participation in a succession of seminars and institutes, a robotics competition in Atlanta and an engineering camp at St. Mary's University. Stefanie is a senior at ...

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GP makes $10K donation to Lufkin HS Career Technology Education Department - KTRE

September 10, 2018 - 6:32pm

Lufkin Daily News

GP makes $10K donation to Lufkin HS Career Technology Education Department
KTRE
The company donated $10,000 and a television set to the high school's Career Technology Education Department. "We are looking to develop a talent pipeline with Lufkin High School and other high schools in East Texas," said Jim Cumbie, a human ...
Georgia-Pacific donates $5000 to Lufkin ISD Career and Technical Education departmentLufkin Daily News

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With Sphero Bolt, The Colorado Startup Doubles Down On Education - ValueWalk

September 10, 2018 - 12:44pm

ValueWalk

With Sphero Bolt, The Colorado Startup Doubles Down On Education
ValueWalk
Boulder, Colorado-based robotics firm Sphero told media earlier this year that it was going to renew its focus on educational robots. The startup has now announced a new product to cater to the educational markets. Sphero Bolt is an upgraded version of ...
Bye-Bye BB-8. Sphero's Newest Robot Ball Shows How Schools Will Keep the Company RollingFortune
Sphero Rolls Out Bolt Robot Ball With Programmable LEDs For EducationHot Hardware
Sphero's new robot has a programmable LED display and infrared sensorsThe Verge
CNET -Sphero Store -YouTube
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Restoration Robotics to Hold Third Continuing Education Master Class for the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System - Nasdaq

September 10, 2018 - 9:11am

Restoration Robotics to Hold Third Continuing Education Master Class for the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System
Nasdaq
10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restoration Robotics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIR), the global leader in robotic hair restoration, today announced the third class in its continuing education Master Class Series for the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System.

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Restoration Robotics to Hold Third Continuing Education Master Class for the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System - GlobeNewswire (press release)

September 10, 2018 - 9:03am

Restoration Robotics to Hold Third Continuing Education Master Class for the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System
GlobeNewswire (press release)
10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restoration Robotics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIR), the global leader in robotic hair restoration, today announced the third class in its continuing education Master Class Series for the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System.

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Bye-Bye BB-8. Sphero's Newest Robot Ball Shows How Schools Will Keep the Company Rolling - Fortune

September 10, 2018 - 6:01am

Hot Hardware

Bye-Bye BB-8. Sphero's Newest Robot Ball Shows How Schools Will Keep the Company Rolling
Fortune
“Products have to be useful year-after-year-after-year.” So while typical consumers want to know what innovations are packed into the newest Sphero product, educational customers want to know that these robots (or classroom technology investments) will ...
Sphero Rolls Out Bolt Robot Ball With Programmable LEDs For EducationHot Hardware
With Sphero Bolt, The Colorado Startup Doubles Down On EducationValueWalk
Sphero's new robot has a programmable LED display and infrared sensorsThe Verge
CNET -Mashable
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Families enjoy open house event in Pocahontas County - WBOY.com

September 9, 2018 - 9:31pm

WBOY.com

Families enjoy open house event in Pocahontas County
WBOY.com
“One of our missions here is education and just getting people to understand a little bit about not just the science we do but the engineering and so forth. It's just part of who we are and what we do and this is an opportunity for us to just get a few ...

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Westford 8th Grader Teaches Robotics Camp, Raises $1061 to Sponsor 8 Student's Education for 1 Year in India - India New England

September 9, 2018 - 11:36am

India New England

Westford 8th Grader Teaches Robotics Camp, Raises $1061 to Sponsor 8 Student's Education for 1 Year in India
India New England
WESTFORD, MA–Shriyans Sapkal from Smartgears Robotics Club led and conducted a free Lego Robotics camp to raise funds for Bighelp for Education. Mr. Sapkal asked for voluntary donation for Bighelp and raised $1,061. He wants to support education of ...

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Code Ninjas center in Cherry Hill encourages kids to build tech skills, develop grit - Cherry Hill Courier Post

September 8, 2018 - 11:05am

Cherry Hill Courier Post

Code Ninjas center in Cherry Hill encourages kids to build tech skills, develop grit
Cherry Hill Courier Post
It seems like a remarkably low-tech question to overhear at Code Ninjas, an education center where kids learn coding programs such as Scratch and Java. .... "One of the first things I did was hire half of the Cherry Hill East robotics team," quipped ...

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