Dear Robohub readers: We need your support. Robohub is growing. Robohub is now a community with over 150 contributors and more than 65,000 unique visitors each month. In order for us to continue covering the latest in robotics research, bring in-depth coverage of conferences worldwide, and showcase interviews with leading roboticists, we need your support. Your donation will go towards expanding our coverage, paying the salaries of our dedicated staff, and maintaining the website. Keep Robohub alive for another year by donating to our campaign today. Thank you!
Robotics is trending towards the consumer. We’re on a journey towards ‘appliances with attitude’ that started with the now ubiquitous GPS and smartphone technology. These are some of the underlying trends in robotics in the Valley, and elsewhere, that will enable the emergence of single purpose lifestyle consumer robots, like Autom, the robot weightloss coach: