Robotics

An Oculus Competitor and an AI Robot Named Pudding

Not surprisingly, a majority of readers here at Nanalyze are from good ole ‘Murica. This means they’re probably going to have preconceived notions about people from other countries – like the Chinese. Some of these notions are true. The Chinese eat a lot of rice, drink a lot of tea, use liberal doses of Engrish to try […]

Investing in Industrial Robots for Retail Investors

The emergence of artificial intelligence, improved battery technology, and better materials mean that now robots are being put to use in everything from fast food service to teaching yoga. While all that makes for some tantalizing nightly news spots, investors are starting to think about how lucrative this space might be. Areas like robotic surgery have shown […]

Sarcos Robots – Doing the World’s Most Dangerous Jobs

The 4th Industrial Revolution is upon us and people are freaking out about robots and artificial intelligence “freeing up everyone else to do more value added activities“. This is a delicate topic but the almighty dollar will prevail. Those people who have been clamoring for minimum wage to be raised are now being cold cocked […]

Humanoid Robots Are At Your Service

First, a few lines about what this post on humanoid robots is not about. Despite the headline, it’s not about sex robots. We’re not judging you; it’s just not our thing. And it’s not about humanoid robots that double as very expensive karaoke machines. The latest bipedal (and wheeled) bots being developed and manufactured are […]

Robotic Lawnmowers Reaping Billions of Dollars

The average American spends about 70 hours per year on lawn care and maintenance. For some, it’s a labor of love. For others, it’s time better spent watching football on Sunday. What’s an armchair quarterback to do? The billion-dollar answer? Buy a robotic lawnmower like the one pictured below: We’ve briefly discussed the subject of […]

Content Creation by AI Powered Robot Writers

Content creation has been traditionally described as the contribution of information to media outlets that targets a specific audience. Content creation is writing we produce that we consciously write, however content creation could also be performed by artificial intelligence (AI) powered robot writers. While we’re a long ways away from this being a reality, a great […]

Zymergen – Synthetic Organisms Built by Robots and AI

When you read about what some startups are doing these days it seems like you’re reading a sci-fi book. Earlier this year we published an article titled “3 Companies Building Nanorobot Companies” and we talked about using software, robots, and synthetic biology to engineer synthetic organisms (essentially nanorobots) that can be used to create efficiencies. According to BCC Research, […]

Robot Kits for Kids and Cool Robots That Dance

You might be scared about robots that could steal your job, but what about cool robots that teach you how to do yoga or robot kits for kids to learn and play with? Apparently a whole bunch of rich investors think there’s a niche for these types of entertainment robots because both are being built by a “Chinese robotics unicorn”. We […]

Globus Medical – A Future Medical Robot Stock?

With artificial intelligence and robotics coming of age, there are all kinds of applications in the medical industry that lend themselves to these technologies. Using robots for surgery is one possible application, and we recently wrote about 10 medical robot companies working in this space. We also pointed out a small pure-play stock called Mazor […]

Little Known Surgical Robot Stock Mazor Robotics

Last month we wrote about 10 companies building surgical robots. There were at least 3 key takeaways from that article as follows: There is a lot of money to be made in this space. Investors in the biggest publicly traded surgical robot company, Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG), made a return of +3,687% over the past 16 years. […]