KUKA and Microsoft Collaborate to Create the Next Generation of Robotics

KUKA Robotics a leading manufacturer of industrial robots and solutions for factory automation, has created a self-standing robot that puts various parts together on the assembly line offering a wide range using the Microsoft IoT platform and Windows platform. With Windows Tablets, KUKA staff has anywhere access to monitor the robot’s productivity and proactively respond to robot’s issues or malfunctions.

https://blogs.microsoft.com/firehose/2015/04/17/kinect-sensor-lets-manufacturing-robot-know-to-slow-down-or-stop-when-humans-are-approaching/

WikiHouse: an open source construction set – print your own house

wikihouse

WikiHouse is an open source construction set. It’s aim is to allow anyone to design, download and ‘print’ CNC-milled houses and components, which can be assembled with minimal formal skill or training.

Go on and construct your house at http://www.wikihouse.cc 😉