Inventors hope to use the injectable micro machines to target tumours in ‘surgical strikes’, or pierce fluid-filled cysts within the brain.
The jellylike substance designed by researchers at the Chinese University of Hong Kong could help retrieve objects from the body.
Robots that are designed to act like dogs are becoming more common on Chinese social media, but it remains to be seen if they will catch on.
JD.com has remained largely unscathed by government’s tech crackdown but new markets are key to offset slower consumer spending in China.
Trained robot monitored co-worker’s brain waves and muscle signals to predict needs, China Three Gorges University team says in domestic peer-reviewed paper.
China, coping with an ageing and shrinking workforce, is one of the world’s most aggressive countries in automating manufacturing.
Paraplegics Kwan Siu-fai and Lau Pui-nam remotely operate customer service robots at a restaurant and a Hyatt hotel, part of an initiative created by a Singaporean entrepreneur.
AlphaDog uses sensors and artificial intelligence to ‘hear’ and ‘see’ and can be taken for walks.
Country Garden wants to turn Qianxi Robotics Group into the world’s largest intelligent catering group and aims to take it public when the timing is right.