Rodney Brooks

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Name: Rodney Brooks
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Coweta 911 dispatchers recognized

Members of the Coweta County 911 dispatcher team attended the April 1 meeting of the Coweta County Commission to be recognized during National Public Safety Telecommunications Week. Pictured in front from left are Chana Harris, Kayla Markward and Arlene ... [Published Fayette Citizen - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Robots coming to the workplace?

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Robotics students at Purdue are trying to find new ways robots can assist people in the workplace.In a joint venture between the schools of Engineering and Technology, students and faculty are programming a robot to pick ... [Published News Channel 18 - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Sandy Springs firefighter in singing contest

Mark Ware of the Sandy Springs Fire Rescue Department and Rodney Brooks of the Henry County Fire Department have advanced to the final round of a national contest to perform the Star-Spangled Banner" at the National Fire Protection Association’s Conference ... [Published Neighbor Newspapers.com - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Retirement How to start your own business

MORE More older entrepreneurs are starting businesses, many times after they've worked and retired from other careers. USA TODAY's Rodney Brooks talks advice and perspective with Deborah ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Retirement: How to start your own business

More older entrepreneurs are starting businesses, many times after they've worked and retired from other careers. USA TODAY's Rodney Brooks talks advice and perspective with Deborah Banda, interim vice president for education and outreach/financial security ... [Published USA Today - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Sandy Springs Firefighter Is Finalist In National Anthem Contest

Mark Ware, a firefighter with , has made it to the final round in a national contest to perform the Star-Spangled Banner in June.Ware, along with Rodney Brooks of the Henry County Fire Department, are the finalists to perform the national anthem during ... [Published Sandy Springs Patch - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Why some are giving up on retirement

Confidence that retirement is in the foreseeable future has declined among many Americans in recent years, according to a Pew Research Center study from 2012.Peter M. Fisher/Fuse, /FuseEnlarge photo»Forget "rethinking retirement," maybe it's should just ... [Published Deseret Morning News - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

A mighty contest

“OUR ROBOTS PUT people to work,” says the rejected slogan still on the whiteboard in Rodney Brooks’s office. It was meant to convey the belief that led Mr Brooks to start Rethink Robotics: that robots in small manufacturing businesses can create new jobs, ... [Published The Economist - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Wizeo Brings Infleuncers to You

Crowdfunding is a great way to fund a project, but begging for cash on Kickstarter doesn't always get people's attention ( everyone seems to be doing it). Wizeo, an online social-media platform, breaks the mold with a new way to crowdfund charities: bring ... [Published Mens Fitness - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

WashPost Gives Trio of Readers Platform to Urge Censorship of Conservative Comic Strip

Editors of the Saturday Washington Post's Free for All section published three angry missives from readers wishing to censor the conservative-leaning cartoon strip Prickly City. Under the header, "A strip too political for the comics," Brad Knopf ... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Too much politics in ‘Prickly City’ for the comics page

Is it funny to muse about killing politicians with a drone, as was done in the March 15 installment of “Prickly City”? I don’t think so. It could get you arrested, not paid and published.Brad Knopf, Annapolis ●Considering the content of the recent “Prickly ... [Published Washington Post - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Feb 05 2014 - Updated Feb 05 2014 - 2 reports

Closing the Culture Gap between Academia and Industry

As someone who straddles both the academic and scientific worlds, I was keenly aware of the frustrating impact the government shutdown had on science and research this past fall. I also saw my academic colleagues wearily trying to recover from the impact ... [Published GE Global Research - Feb 05 2014]

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Coweta 911 dispatchers recognized [Published Fayette Citizen - Apr 14 2014]
Lean, Continuous Improvement Strategies Take Ce... [Published Industry Week - Apr 10 2014]
Robots coming to the workplace? [Published News Channel 18 - Apr 07 2014]
Three Engineers, Hundreds of Robots, One Warehouse [Published Spectrum Online - Apr 04 2014]
Sandy Springs firefighter in singing contest [Published Neighbor Newspapers.com - Apr 03 2014]
Retirement How to start your own business [Published Big News Network - Apr 03 2014]
Fourth Annual Robotics Alley Conference & Expo [Published Marchmont.ru - Apr 02 2014]
Retirement: How to start your own business [Published USA Today - Apr 02 2014]
Sandy Springs Firefighter Is Finalist In Nation... [Published Sandy Springs Patch - Mar 31 2014]
The comics have always been home to politics [Published Washington Post - Mar 29 2014]
Why some are giving up on retirement [Published Deseret Morning News - Mar 27 2014]
A mighty contest [Published The Economist - Mar 27 2014]
Good and ready [Published The Economist - Mar 27 2014]
Labour markets: A mighty contest [Published The Economist - Special Report - Mar 27 2014]
Wizeo Brings Infleuncers to You [Published Mens Fitness - Mar 27 2014]
What will blow our minds in the *next* 30 years? [Published TED Blog - Mar 24 2014]
WashPost Gives Trio of Readers Platform to Urge... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Mar 24 2014]
Too much politics in ‘Prickly City’ for the com... [Published Washington Post - Mar 21 2014]
Futureketing: How to Systematically Understand ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Mar 21 2014]
More vested rights OK’d for stalled subdivisions [Published The Times-Herald - Mar 20 2014]
Human-Computer Communication [Published CIO Magazine - Mar 18 2014]
Robotics' growth produces big business for Minn... [Published MinnPost - Mar 17 2014]
Opinion: How TED got famous [Published CNN - Mar 17 2014]
Watch A New World Of Innovation Launch At O’Rei... [Published Eclipse Developer's Journal - Mar 14 2014]
Baxter Robot Teaches Students At University ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Mar 11 2014]
Introducing the TED All-Stars: 50+ speakers who... [Published TED Blog - Mar 10 2014]
IdeasLab 2014 - Rodney Brooks - Robots 2.0 [Published World Economic Forum - YouTube - Mar 04 2014]
O’Reilly Solid Conference May 2014 [Published Wired: Beyond the Beyond - Feb 22 2014]
Rise of the compliant machines [Published MIT News feed - Feb 20 2014]
In ‘second machine age’ of robots, it’s time fo... [Published PBS - Feb 14 2014]
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Labour markets: A mighty contest [Published The Economist - Special Report - Mar 27 2014]
“OUR ROBOTS PUT people to work,” says the rejected slogan still on the whiteboard in Rodney Brooks’s office. It was meant to convey the belief that led Mr Brooks to start Rethink Robotics: that robots in small manufacturing businesses can create new ...
What will blow our minds in the *next* 30 years? [Published TED Blog - Mar 24 2014]
Predictions are a mug’s game. If they come true, you likely didn’t push your thinking hard enough. If they don’t come true, you risk looking like an idiot. Nonetheless, many speakers at the annual TED conference have taken the plunge and proffered thoughts ...
WashPost Gives Trio of Readers Platform to Urge... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Mar 24 2014]
Editors of the Saturday Washington Post's Free for All section published three angry missives from readers wishing to censor the conservative-leaning cartoon strip Prickly City. Under the header, "A strip too political for the comics," Brad Knopf ...
Futureketing: How to Systematically Understand ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Mar 21 2014]
Futureketing: How to Systematically Understand and Succeed in a World of Frantically Accelerating Pace of Change! By © Copyright 2014 Mr. Andres Agostini ─ All Rights Reserved Worldwide. (This Proprietary Book excerpt may be reproduced for noncommercial ...
Introducing the TED All-Stars: 50+ speakers who... [Published TED Blog - Mar 10 2014]
TED2014  will bring together more than 70 speakers with fresh thinking on topics as diverse as leadership, genetics and the magic of fireflies. But this is  our 30th anniversary conference , and it’s also time to look back at some of the incredible ...
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