Some countries are using disease-resilient robots on coronavirus frontlines

Wednesday, 15 April 2020

Robots are coming to the rescue across the world as the coronavirus pandemic continues to threaten ......

Robot waitress serves up diners in war-torn Afghanistan

Friday, 14 February 2020

Afghanistan’s first-ever robot waitress glides up to a table of curious diners in central ......

German robotics set to shrink for first time in decade

Friday, 22 November 2019

Germany’s prized industrial robotics and automation sector is expecting a drop in sales this ......

Paralyzed man hails ‘feat’ of walking again with robot exoskeleton

Tuesday, 08 October 2019

The French tetraplegic man who has been able to walk again using a pioneering four-limb robotic ......

Russia sends robot into space to test out new booster rocket

Thursday, 22 August 2019

Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket ......

Olympic robots offer ‘virtual’ attendance, help out on field

Monday, 22 July 2019

Japanese automaker Toyota is readying various robots for next year's Tokyo Olympics, including one ......

Squeaky clean: Friendly robots spruce up Singapore

Thursday, 18 July 2019

Hundreds of “friendly” robots that speak multiple languages and sing are being rolled ......

AI Robot paints its own moonscapes in traditional Chinese style

Tuesday, 16 April 2019

A Hong Kong artist has created an artificial intelligence (AI) robot which creates its own paintings ......

Time to bid bakers farewell? New robot makes 235 loaves of bread a day

Monday, 07 January 2019

A robot breadmaker came to Las Vegas this week, aiming to bring some freshness to a sector that may ......

It was a monument of imagination, so it stayed

Tuesday, 25 December 2018

Turki Aldakhil is the former General Manager of Al Arabiya News Channel. He began his career as a print journalist, covering politics and culture for the Saudi newspapers Okaz, Al-Riyadh and Al-Watan. He then moved to pan-Arab daily Al-Hayat and pan-Arab news magazine Al-Majalla. Turki later became a radio correspondent for the French-owned pan-Arab Radio Monte Carlo and MBC FM. He proceeded to Elaph, an online news magazine and Alarabiya.net, the news channel’s online platform. Over a ten-year period, Dakhil’s weekly Al Arabiya talk show “Edaat” (Spotlights) provided an opportunity for proponents of Arab and Islamic social reform to make their case to a mass audience. Turki also owns Al Mesbar Studies and Research Centre and Madarek Publishing House in Dubai. He has received several awards and honors, including the America Abroad Media annual award for his role in supporting civil society, human rights and advancing women’s roles in Gulf societies. He tweets @TurkiAldakhil.


Robots will do more tasks than humans by 2025 in ‘seismic’ jobs shift

Monday, 17 September 2018

Robots will handle 52 percent of current work tasks by 2025, almost twice as many as now, a World ......

VIDEO: Saudi Arabia to be at forefront of AI training, says Coded Minds founder

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Considering the rapid transformations taking place in Saudi Arabia it is likely that the country ......

‘Robot waiters’ serving food, obliging with selfies, in India

Friday, 10 August 2018

Restaurants around the globe are embracing technology in a big way to cater to the demands of its ......

Saudi child defies his autism to become a robotics whiz

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

Despite being autistic, a 10-year-old Saudi child has been using his talent to build robots, ......

Transhumanism: Politics of hybridizing humans with robots

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Dr. Adil Rasheed is Research Fellow at the Institute for Defence and Strategic Analyses (IDSA) based in New Delhi since August 2016. For over 20 years, he has been a journalist, researcher, political commentator for various international think tanks and media organizations, both in the United Arab Emirates and India. He was Senior Research Fellow at the United Services Institution of India (USI) for two years from 2014 to 2016, where he still holds the honorary title of Distinguished Fellow. He has also worked at the Abu Dhabi-based think tank The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) for eight years (2006-14).