Teradyne snatches up robot maker MiR in $272M deal – TechCrunch

Teradyne, a prosaic-sounding however flush corporate that gives computerized checking out apparatus for business packages, has bought the Danish robotics corporate MiR for an eye-popping $148 million, with $124 million at the desk after assembly efficiency targets. MiR, which in spite of the lowercase “i” stands for Mobile Industrial Robots, does what you may bet. […]

Mozilla Hubs is a super-simple social chat room for robots – TechCrunch

The socially networked internet is horrifying sufficient, however perhaps speaking to some pleasant robots will ease the stress. Today, Mozilla confirmed off a preview of Hubs, a dead-simple social WebVR enjoy that customers can dive into with a couple of clicks, proportion a URL and catch up with other folks throughout platforms, together with cellular, desktop […]

Snapchat launches Spectacles V2, camera glasses you’ll actually wear – TechCrunch

Photos, now not simply video. No yellow ring alerting other people to the camera. Underwater-capable. Classier colours with lighter lenses. Prescription choices. Faster syncing. And a far slimmer body and charging case. Snapchat fastened the most important ache issues of its Spectacles camera shades with V2, which release lately for $150. The corporate most effective […]