The Forefront of Robotics: Bloomberg Brink (06/10)

June 10 (Bloomberg) -- In this episode of Brink, we visit the epicenter of the U.S. robotics industry, Boston. We start at iRobot, the pioneering company at the heart of it all. Then we meet "Baxter," a robot who's goal is to bring U.S. jobs back from overseas. And lastly, a visit to Harvest Automation which is developing robots to do the back-breaking work no one wants to do. (Source: Bloomberg)
China Parade a Welcome Distraction from Market Turmoil
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