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Steve Crowe
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Steve Crowe is managing editor of Robotics Trends. Steve has been writing about technology since 2008. He lives in Belchertown, MA with his wife and daughter.

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SpotMini Robot Dog Loves to Do the Dishes
June 24, 2016 · The SpotMini robot from Boston Dynamics can run up stairs, load the dishwasher, throw away trash, and fetch you a drink.
Podcast: Living with Personal Health Robots
June 24, 2016 · Emanuele Musini, CEO of Pillo Health, joins The Robotics Trends Show to discuss his Pillo health companion robot and some of the challenges and liabilities involved.
Google’s Top 5 AI Safety Concerns
June 24, 2016 · Google outlines outlines its top five safety concerns as artificial intelligence is applied in more general circumstances.
Watch: Flirtey Completes Historic Ship-to-Shore Drone Delivery
June 23, 2016 · Flirtey successfully completed the first ship-to-shore drone delivery in the U.S., delivering medical supplies from a vessel to an onshore medical camp in Cape May, New Jersey.
Apple Camp Adds Coding & Robotics Course
June 21, 2016 · Apple Camp is adding a "Coding Games and Programming Robots" course that will teach kids how to program Sphero robots using Tynker.
Commercial Drone Rules Announced by FAA
June 21, 2016 · Under the FAA's new rules for small commercial drones, pilots no longer need special permission from the government to fly.
Sphero SPRK+ Robot Ball Teaches Kids to Love Code
June 21, 2016 · The Sphero SPRK+ robot ball is designed to inspire curiosity, creativity, and invention through connected play and coding.
Podcast: Talking Self-Driving Cars with Brad Templeton
June 17, 2016 · Brad Templeton joins The Robotics Trends Show to discuss self-driving cars, including looming federal regulations, Google vs. Tesla, convolutional neural networks and fatal accidents.
Pepper Robots Working at Belgian Hospitals
June 14, 2016 · Two of Belgium's hospitals have installed Pepper robots in their receptions areas for trials. The robots will help patients in Ostend and Liege.
World’s First Kid-Sized Exoskeleton Helps Children Walk
June 14, 2016 · The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has introduced an exoskeleton for children with spinal muscular atrophy that will help young patients walk for up to five hours. The exoskeleton consists of long support rods that fit around the user's legs and torso that can be adjusted as the child grows.
How AI is Making Self-Driving Cars Smarter
June 14, 2016 · The stage is set for artificial intelligence to dominate our roads. Here's how artificial intelligence is improving self-driving cars.
Podcast: The Art of Human-Robot Conversation
June 10, 2016 · The Robotics Trends Show examines the keys to a flexible voice platform for robots and how to make conversations with robots seem as natural as possible.
Flirtey Performing First Ship-to-Shore Drone Delivery in US
June 9, 2016 · Flirtey will conduct the first ship-to-shore drone delivery in the US on June 23 in Cape May, New Jersey, carrying medical samples between an on-shore medical relief camp and a test facility on a vessel stationed off the coast.
Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Approved by Nevada for Testing
June 8, 2016 · The Ehang 184, the world's first passenger drone, has received approval from Nevada's governor's office for development at the state's FAA-approved drone test site. However, the FAA has yet to approve it for testing.
Nao, Pepper Robots Teaching in Singapore
June 7, 2016 · The popular Nao and Pepper robots are teaching students at two schools in Singapore to see how robots can be used to teach children in interactive ways.
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SpotMini Robot Dog Loves to Do the Dishes
The SpotMini robot from Boston Dynamics can run up stairs, load the...

Podcast: Living with Personal Health Robots
Emanuele Musini, CEO of Pillo Health, joins The Robotics Trends Show to...

Google’s Top 5 AI Safety Concerns
Google outlines outlines its top five safety concerns as artificial intelligence is...

Watch: Flirtey Completes Historic Ship-to-Shore Drone Delivery
Flirtey successfully completed the first ship-to-shore drone delivery in the U.S.,...