Electronic Products & Technology


March 12, 2019 by Sohail Kamal, West Coast Correspondent

Genesis Robotic’s builds teamwork between man & machine

What began as a research and design company about four years ago, Genesis Robotics of Langley BC has its sites firmly focused on creating parts that will change how machines are built and how they move. Founded in 2015 by…
December 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

Surface-mount infrared LED emitter are compact

TT ELECTRONICS OP207CL surface-mount infrared LED emitters are suitable for encoder applications, industrial automation, robotics, and more. The compact, infrared devices provide a large spot diameter of 7mm for reliable optical sensing and position encoder applications. Equipped with integral molded…
July 11, 2018 by Paul Wiseman, The Associated Press, Washington

US and China continue brawl over high technology

To understand why the United States and China stand on the brink of a trade war, consider the near-death experience of American Superconductor Corp. The company, known as AMSC and based in Massachusetts, was reeling after a Chinese partner stole…
March 5, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Sophia the humanoid robot kicks off Discovery 2018

Advanced AI-powered global star to be keynote speaker in Toronto this spring making its Canadian debut 
September 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

Sensors for robotics market to grow to $510-million

BCC Research Finds Europe will lead market growth, while the use of sensors for robotics in consumer markets will rapidly outpace other industry growth rates
May 2, 2017 by Stephen Law

Mississauga school group captures top marks at FIRST

Last week, students from around the world traveled to St. Louis MI, putting their innovation skills to the test at the annual FIRST Championship presented by Qualcomm Inc., held at various venues throughout the city.  The four-day event, attended by more…
April 23, 2017 by Stephen Law

GE uses OTTO Motors to support lean manufacturing of medical equipment

OTTO self-driving vehicles transport medical equipment in GE Healthcare’s Milwaukee-based Repair Operations Center for quick and reliable delivery of equipment
April 9, 2017 by Stephen Law

China spending on robotics to near $60B in 2020

Manufacturing continues to dominate China spending on robotics, with discrete and process manufacturing leading the way, according to IDC
March 31, 2017 by Stephen Law

Industrial automation device revenue rising

Industrial robot shipments will reach slightly more than 300,000 in 2017
March 16, 2017 by Sohail Kamal, EP&T West Tech Report

AI to spark growth in hardware: Kindred to lead the way

Vancouver-based Kindred Systems Inc. creates first deliverables: Robots to modernize our e-commerce warehouses
February 9, 2017 by Dr Harry Zervos, Principal Analyst, IDTechEx

Robotics Sensing: Why now?

Innovation in robotics is moving ahead at a fast pace, spearing ahead the expected proliferation of robots in new and existing applications. Deploying sensors in robotics allows for the creation of robots that can “see” and “feel”, in a biomimetic…
July 16, 2016 by Stephen Law

Emergence of IoT in robotics to become key trend

The global smart robots market is expected to record a CAGR of about 21% until 2020, according to the latest research study released by Technavio. “IoT connects the physical world of machines and robots with the Internet and carries out the…