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ABB wins contract for Dutch electric vehicle charging stations

The Swiss company will supply high-voltage chargers for Fastned's network of 200 fast-charging stations in the Netherlands.

By July 8, 2013

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Battery-topped electric buses flash charge in 15 seconds

These electric buses can charge up at a stop in the amount of time it takes for passengers to get on and off.

By June 16, 2014

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Mapping the human face in 900 megapixels

A custom robotic camera that snapped 600 images over the course of half an hour captures detailed portraits of the face that show eyelashes, stray hairs, and pores in all their macro glory.

By March 21, 2014

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Obama proposes creation of six new tech manufacturing hubs

The president uses his State of the Union address to call for an expanded high-tech manufacturing base in the US.

By January 28, 2014

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Mini industrial robot arm turns your desk into a factory space

Become a mini tycoon of industry with the uArm industrial robot arm, sized to fit on your desk and do your bidding.

By January 21, 2014

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Smart homes to learn common language

ABB, Bosch, Cisco, and LG aim to create an open standard for connected appliances. Creating a new consortium, the companies plan to provide a software platform for smart homes.

By October 29, 2013

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Robot makers index fund launches on Nasdaq

Robo-Stox is a newly launched index that tracks robotics and automation companies, making it easier to invest in the industry.

By October 22, 2013

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Artist, robots draw simultaneous portraits in three cities

Alex Kiessling puts himself in three places at once by getting remote robots to mimic his sketching.

By September 27, 2013

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GM, ABB rewire Volt battery for backup power

GM and ABB demonstrate an energy storage system that uses repurposed Chevy Volt batteries for grid storage or backup power for consumers, an effort to draw more value from expensive EV batteries.

By July 20, 2011

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Aquamarine lands ABB as investor for wave power

The Scottish maker of a wave power generator gets investment from Swiss power industry giant ABB and others to commercialize its Oyster machine.

By November 24, 2010