Y-blog http://www.motoman.com/blog Perspectives in Robotic Automation from Yaskawa Motoman Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:15:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Can 1,000,000 Robots Be Wrong? http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/collaborative-robots-limits/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/collaborative-robots-limits/#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:30:28 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=487 Reframing the “Collaborative Robots” Discussion There’s been a lot of excitement recently about collaborative robots. In September, there was a Collaborative Robotics Workshop in Silicon Valley, and...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/collaborative-robots-limits/feed/ 0 Yaskawa Motoman Offers Robots to Amazon Picking Challenge Teams http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/yaskawa-motoman-offers-robots-amazon-picking-challenge-teams/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/yaskawa-motoman-offers-robots-amazon-picking-challenge-teams/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:54:43 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=502     Yaskawa Motoman is pleased to announce sponsorship of the Amazon Picking Challenge to be held in conjunction with ICRA 2015. This open competition aims to...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/yaskawa-motoman-offers-robots-amazon-picking-challenge-teams/feed/ 0 3D Virtual Tour: Packaging Innovation at Pack Expo http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/3d-virtual-tour-packaging-innovation-pack-expo/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/3d-virtual-tour-packaging-innovation-pack-expo/#comments Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:37:17 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=471 Yaskawa is looking forward to Pack Expo next week to show the industry some exciting developments designed to simplify implementation and operation for picking, packing and palletizing automation projects....]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/3d-virtual-tour-packaging-innovation-pack-expo/feed/ 0 7 Things You May Not Know About Yaskawa http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/7-things-may-know-yaskawa/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/7-things-may-know-yaskawa/#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:26:32 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=440 Recently, as I was preparing for a presentation, I decided to forego our boilerplate corporate presentation and develop a more concise overview of Yaskawa’s global capability. During...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/7-things-may-know-yaskawa/feed/ 0 Making an IMPACT http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/making-impact/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/making-impact/#comments Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19:01:21 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=428 Did you ever think that taking a walk or going for a run on a beautiful summer day could do so much good? Besides getting a little...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/making-impact/feed/ 0 Right-Sizing Your Robotic Welding Cell http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/robotic-welding-cell/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/robotic-welding-cell/#comments Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:17:05 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=399 Each year, I visit hundreds of plants to work with engineers, and they all have one common goal: to increase their throughput. I’ve found that this need...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/robotic-welding-cell/feed/ 0 Want to Get a Robotics Job? Here’s How. http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/want-to-get-a-job-in-robotics/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/want-to-get-a-job-in-robotics/#comments Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:59:14 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=372 We frequently receive requests from educational organizations wanting to partner with Yaskawa Motoman. One of the most requested needs and discussions is how to inspire students to...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/want-to-get-a-job-in-robotics/feed/ 0 Robots: Packaged for Packaging http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/robots-packaged-packaging/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/robots-packaged-packaging/#comments Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:55:42 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=357 There was a time when companies only deployed robots into hot, heavy and hazardous applications. As the robotics industry matured, robots were deployed into a greater number...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/robots-packaged-packaging/feed/ 0 Machine Vision and Applications: 3D Perception for Robotic Guidance http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/trends-machine-vision-robotic-guidance-3d-perception-robotic-applications/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/trends-machine-vision-robotic-guidance-3d-perception-robotic-applications/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:54:32 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=339 While machine vision is a very broad category, over the next few weeks we will post blogs relating to the segment that helps locate parts and guide...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/trends-machine-vision-robotic-guidance-3d-perception-robotic-applications/feed/ 0 Strengthening Education and Workforce Development http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/strengthening-education-and-workforce-development/ http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/strengthening-education-and-workforce-development/#comments Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:00:38 +0000 http://www.motoman.com/blog/?p=300 I’d like to share my thoughts on Yaskawa Motoman’s vision and commitment to STEM (Science, Technology, Education and Mathematics) curriculum and workforce development. Recently, Yaskawa Motoman was...]]> http://www.motoman.com/blog/index.php/strengthening-education-and-workforce-development/feed/ 0