Akim Boukhelif

Generation Robots: one of “200 builders for the future”

Generation Robots, who will be presenting the Baxter collaborative robot by Rethink Robotics is one of the 200 bâtisseurs pour demain who are going to assemble from 4 au 7 décembre 2014 in the central concourse of the Grand Palais. This event, organised at the initiative of Osons la France(France, let’s be daring!), will introduce the country’s future talents,[…]
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Europe set to become leader in robotics?

The possibility of Europe’s becoming the world leader in robotics is not unreasonable; the project certainly has enough fervent support – and the success of the CNES’ Philae robot confirms this idea. Within the framework of European Robotics Week, the Midi-Pyrénées region is organising two events to be held from 27–30 November at the Cité de[…]
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Baxter robot found its marks thanks to Intera 3.1

Rethink Robotics announced on Nov. 3rd the availability of a new feature: “Robot Positionning system”. Baxter collaborative robot is now able to manage and adapt to a changing working environment. Intera 3.1, the latest software upgrade, the feature “Robot positioning system” allows to react more quickly to unexpected changes in a working environment such as[…]
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New ROS package: Baxter Tasker

Baxter Tasker is a brand new ROS package intended for the Baxter Research Robot from Rethink Robotics has been released by our colleagues from Humarobotics. Baxter Tasker gives an interface on both the controlling computer and on Baxter, created to set up a simple pick and place behaviour, while generating the Python code for it.Thus[…]
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Five reasons why you should attend RoboBusiness Europe 2014

Europe is gaining traction as a genuine alternative for robotics manufacturers and innovations. After attending Innorobo 2014, the largest European tradeshow in March 2014, Génération Robots will feature at another major robotics event, RoboBusiness Europe 2014, occuring from 26th until 28th May 2014. If you’re unsure whether you should attend it or not, here are[…]
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New software versions for Baxter robot

A major software update for Baxter Research robot Rethink Robotics, collaborative Baxter robot manufacturer has just announced in a quick succession new manufacturing software and SDK releases for Baxter. Baxter has been created in two versions: a manufacturing one dedicated to manufacturing industry running on a software platform that you can program simply by handling[…]
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Tutorial: How to teach NAO to play soccer?

RoboCup 2014, which is to robots what FIFA World Cup is to humans, will start soon and there’s still time to get teach your programmable humanoid NAO to play soccer! Teaching NAO play soccer tutorial made by experts HumaRobotics engineering team and Génération Robots like to contribute to the NAO owners community so they decided to[…]
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Innorobo 2014: Robots for all!

The fourth edition of Innorobo has just finished in Lyon, featuring more than 300 different robots, ranging from industrial to service robots. Among these robots, some robots are halfway between industrial and service robots, we call them cobots or collaborative robots.

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