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  • Last update: Monday 16 February 2015 [29 news items]

Over 40% industrial robot patents used for mechanical engineering segment; 30% for control, says MIC

Feb 16, 16:03

Industrial robots have been widely applied in a broad range of fields such as assembly, production, electric welding, spraying and painting, food packaging, and component installation...

Home care/lawn care robotics market to reach US$2.9 billion by 2019, says ABI

Feb 12, 16:06

The home care/lawn care robotics market will surpass US$2.9 billion by 2019, up from US$1.2 billion in 2014, according to ABI Research. About seven million robotic home care/lawn...

Digitimes Research: Japan aims at robot market value of JPY2.4 trillion in FY2020

Feb 10, 12:11

Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in January 2015 announced new five-year strategies for robot development, with a goal of attaining a domestic market value of...

Robot supplier Hiwin reports sales gains for January

Newswatch - Feb 9, 11:01

Ballscrew and robot maker Hiwin Technologies saw its revenues grow 0.7% sequentially and 25% on year to NT$1.32 billion (US$41.69 million) in January driven by growing demand for...

Delta Electronics unveils own-brand industrial robot

Jan 23, 15:21

Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics has unveiled an own-brand industrial robot, SCARA (selective compliance assembly robot arm), marking a...

Delta Electronics chairman Yancey Hai

China robot development lacks direction, says report

Jan 20, 11:09

China's governments and industries have been making efforts to develop robots but there has been a lack of direction for the development in terms of application, according to China-based...

Robot supplier Hiwin set to enjoy strong sales in 2015

Jan 19, 12:20

Taiwan-based ballscrew and industrial robot supplier Hiwin Technologies expects its sales in China, Japan, Europe and the US in 2015 to be better than those recorded a year earlier...

Taiwan market: Artifacts introduces Romo

Dec 12, 15:22

High-end retail chain Artifacts has introduced Romo, a programmable robot toy that can be controlled via a connection with an iPhone, for sale in the Taiwan market at a retail price...

Romo, a programmable robot toy

Mirle, Hiwin expect sales growth in 2015

Dec 1, 10:22

LCD panel equipment specialist Mirle Automation and automation equipment maker Hiwin Technologies expect sales to grow in 2015 thanks to strong orders placed by their China-based...

IDF 2014: Intel to showcase innovations for IoT, wearable and robot markets

Sep 9, 14:37

Intel Developer Forum (IDF) will start on September 9 in the US and the CPU giant is set to showcase its latest plans and technologies for the Internet of things (IoT) market.

Digitimes Research: Japan sees growing investment in R&D for care-giving robots

Aug 26, 12:28

Due to subsidies offered by Japan central and local governments, there has been increasing investment in R&D for care-giving robots. For example, 21 companies have engaged in...

Advantech to set up investment subsidiary

Aug 13, 16:16

Industrial computing device maker Advantech will establish a subsidiary, Advantech Corporate Investment (ACI), to help the company promote development of smart cities and applications...

Foxlink to set up robot arms in China plants, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 7, 15:03

Foxlink is planning to install 35 six-axis robot arms at its plants in Dongguan, China in August to help reduce manual labor and is aiming to establish a total of 100 units by 2015...

Digitimes Research: Japan promoting service robots

Jul 25, 10:37

Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry has been boosting the development of service robots, with a target production value of JPY2.65 trillion (US$26.1 billion) and target...

Advantech partners with Hiwin for robot business

Jul 22, 14:27

Taiwan-based industrial PC (IPC) maker Advantech has announced it will establish a strategic alliance with Taiwan-based automated product maker Hiwin Technologies, looking to gather...

Foxconn sees profit growth in 2013; expects better performance in 2014

Jun 26, 14:16

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$3.95 trillion (US$131.82 billion) for 2013, a new historic high, with EPS growing to NT$8.16,...

Seiko Epson executive expects robot market scale to rise strongly in the future

Jun 11, 21:30

Japan-based Seiko Epson, a major player in the worldwide 4-axis robot arm market, expects the global Scara robot and 6-axis robot markets will together have a scale of US$790 million...

Seiko Epson robot

Robot maker Hiwin posts strong profit growth in 1Q14

May 5, 15:54

Hiwin Technologies, which focuses on the production of ballscrews, linear-motion devices and industrial robots, has reported net profits of NT$534 million (US$17.7 million) for the...

Hiwin chairman Eric Chuo

Hiwin sees earnings up over 46% sequentially in 3Q13

Nov 19, 21:43

Hiwin Technologies, which focuses on the production of ballscrews, linear-motion devices and industrial robots, has reported net profits of NT$639 million (US$21.6 million) for the...

Foxconn to transit Shenzhen plants into R&D centers; adds robot into production lines

Aug 1, 17:16

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is set to gradually transit its two major plants in Shenzhen into R&D centers, which will focus on technology R&D for modules,...

MSI steps into production of smart robot cleaners

Feb 24, 16:46

Micro-Star International (MSI) has stepped into the production of smart robot vacuum cleaners for ODM clients and sale under its own brand FunRobot, according to the company.

Compal Communications debuts first smart robot for sale under own brand UrRobot

Jan 26, 14:11

Taiwan-based handset ODM Compal Communications on January 25 unveiled Robii, its first smart robot designed to accompany children aged 5-10, for sale under its own brand UrRobot,...

Compal Communications to launch smart robots for UrRobot own-brand sale

Jan 18, 01:35

Taiwan-based handset ODM maker Compal Communications (Compal Comm) will initially launch its first smart robot model under its own brand UrRobot in the Taiwan market before the 2011...

Compal Communications and KYE showcase robots at Taipei exhibition

Oct 21, 12:15

Handset maker Compal Communications is exhibiting two types of home-use interactive robots at the 2010 Taipei International Robot Show (TIROS) taking place during October 19-22, with...

MSI showcases two cleaning robots at Canton Fair in China

Oct 18, 11:33

Micro-Star International (MSI is exhibiting two cleaning robots, iCleaner M800 and iCleaner R500, at the 2010 China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) taking place in Guangzhou,...

Pegatron hiring robot design talent

Oct 4, 16:49

Taiwan-based notebook maker Pegatron Technology has recently started hiring technicians for robot hardware and firmware design.

Linear-motion device maker Hiwin June revenues up over 116% on year

Jul 8, 14:53

Hiwin Technologies, which focuses on the production of ballscrews and linear-motion devices, has posted revenues of NT$647 million (US$20.1 million) for June, up 5% sequentially and...

Murata uses robot to highlight sensor products

Oct 6, 17:05

During the recently concluded CEATEC Japan 2008, Japan-based Murata Manufacturing used a unicycle-riding robot to guide visitors to its booth and highlight the company's products...

Murata Girl  incorporate several Murata products, including capacitors that store electricity in el

MSI showcases robots at Taipei International Robot Show

Aug 22, 16:58

Micro-Star International (MSI) recently showcased a self-developed robot, the TGR-W1, at the Taipei International Robot Show. The company said it is also planning to launch an entertainment-based...

MSI 101-C robot is designed for entertainment and interactive purpose
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