Open-source software and hardware are more popular than ever. But a new survey released by GitHub points to some big problems in paradise, including issues of best practices, negative interactions, and gender representation.
Educators are incorporating robotics into their STEM and CTE curriculum to train the new skilled workforce of engineers and technicians. This skilled workforce will be responsible for designing and maintaining advanced robotic systems.
In a move to boost its position as a developer of advanced robotics, Japanese technology company SoftBank has entered a deal to acquire two robotics companies from Google, including robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics.