Jetson TX2 Powers Top Two Teams in RoboMaster AI Challenge

Take the best and brightest engineers on the planet. Give them a challenge that’s equal parts engineering, strategy and teamwork. Bring them to a battlefield in front of hundreds of roboticists and researchers. And throw in a healthy bounty of prizes for the winners. Now kick it up a notch with robots and AI. This Read article >

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Man Teleports Into Miniature Vehicle in Stunning On-Stage Demo at GTC Taiwan

NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang just used VR to shrink one of our colleagues and teleport him into a miniature car, which he then drove around a miniature city. The on-stage demonstration Wednesday was a rousing finale to Huang’s keynote at our GPU Technology Conference in Taiwan. With such technology, humans will be able to use Read article >

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Getting Brainy in Brisbane: NVIDIA Talks Robots, Research at ICRA

We’re bringing NVIDIA researchers — the brains behind our bots — to the International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) in Brisbane, Australia, from May 21-25. And they want to meet you. Held annually since 1984, ICRA has become a premier forum for robotics researchers from across the globe to present their work. The conference Read article >

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Teamwork Makes Machines Work: Young Roboticists Power Up Their Peers at FIRST Robotics Championships

She’s only 17 years old, but Grace Lam already knows better than most one of the keys to success. It’s not just about having the best invention or beating opponents, it’s also having the heart of a collaborator. Grace was rewarded for hers at last week’s FIRST Robotics Championship, an annual student event that combines Read article >

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Robot See, Robot Do: Bots Learn by Watching Human Behavior

Robots following coded instructions to complete a task? Old school. Robots learning to do things by watching how humans do it? That’s the future. Stanford’s Animesh Garg and Marynel Vázquez shared their research in a talk on “Generalizable Autonomy for Robotic Mobility and Manipulation” at the GPU Technology Conference last week. In lay terms, generalizable Read article >

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Snack Attack! Robby the Self-Driving Robot Delivers Food to GTC Attendees

If you’re at GTC this week and your stomach is rumbling between meals, you’re in luck. Robby, a self-driving robot from Robby Technologies, will be packed with snacks and roaming outside the halls of the San Jose Convention Center, making special deliveries to show-goers. Some 8,500 attendees have flooded into our ninth annual GPU Technology Read article >

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Connection Inflection: Verizon Building Safer, Smarter Cities Using NVIDIA Metropolis

To help make cities safer, smarter and greener, they need to be connected. And few companies know more about connecting than Verizon. It’s joined nearly 100 other companies already using NVIDIA Metropolis, our edge-to-cloud video platform for building smarter, faster deep learning-powered applications. Verizon is a leading technology company with the nation’s most reliable network Read article >

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Robotics Reimagined: NVIDIA Releases Isaac SDK to Accelerate Creating Autonomous Machines

The robotics revolution just shifted into high gear. In a move that will accelerate the development and deployment of robotics across a broad range of industries, NVIDIA announced the expansion of its Isaac platform to build robotics applications. Unveiled at the GPU Technology Conference by NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang, the Isaac software development kit Read article >

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Get to the Valley, the Robots are Coming!

The robots are coming to GTC, but it’s their masters you’ll really want to connect with at our ninth annual GPU Technology Conference. From agriculture to healthcare, a wave of robots, unmanned aerial vehicles and drones are changing industries. Get the inside perspective on how these autonomous machines learn, adapt and evolve — and what Read article >

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NVIDIA Captures Pole Position at CES Amid Flurry of Auto News

NVIDIA tonight jump-started CES 2018, quickly putting more road between it and the competition in the race to create safe solutions for autonomous driving. Speaking to a crowd of nearly 1,000 people, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang announced that the company is collaborating with 320-plus partners on self-driving, including new efforts with key players on three Read article >

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