June 29 2016, Re.Work Machine Intelligence Summit
Jeremy Wyatt, was interviewed by Re.Work prior to speaking at a meeting on
Machine Intelligence in Berlin.
9 April 2016, Jeremy Wyatt, Interview with Le Macchine Volanti
Jeremy Wyatt, University of Birmingham was interviewed for Le Macchine Volanti. This
was as part of TEDxRoma.
15 September 2015, BBC1 - BBC Breakfast: Intelligent Machines Week
Jeremy Wyatt, University of Birmingham was interviewed on BBC 1, BBC Breakfast Programme with Murray Shanahan of Imperial College London talking about Artificial Intelligence.
3 February 2015, Radio New Zealand - Scientists try to teach robot how to stack a dishwasher
Jeremy Wyatt, University of Birmingham was interviewed on the Radio New Zealand Checkpoint programme and explained how robot Boris learns to pick up unfamiliar objects in cluttered environments and how he will stack a dishwasher
Listen to the radio clip Scientists try to teach robot how to stack a dishwasher
13 January 2015, ITV News at 10 - Artificial intelligence fears remain the stuff of sci-fi fantasy
Jeremy Wyatt, University of Birmingham and robot Boris appeared on a news item about artificial intelligence. Jeremy gave his views on an open letter which warns of the potential dangers of artificial intelligence
Read the article and watch the news clip Artificial Intelligence fears remain the stuff of Sci-fi fantasy
7 December 2014, Blog Post on Tomorrow is Today - Boris: The 1/2 Million Dollar Robot that can load a dishwasher
Josh Byard wrote a blog post about University of Birmingham's robot Boris and the PaCMan project
Read the article Boris: The 1/2 Million Dollar Robot that can load a dishwasher
18 October 2014, ABC Australian TV Channel - Robots - not about to take over, but certainly getting smarter
Robyn Williams, Science Journalist talked to Jeremy Wyatt, University of Birmingham about Boris' grasping capabilities and took a tour of the Robotics Lab at University of Birmingham.
Listen to the program: Robots - not about to take over, but certainly getting smarter
9 October 2014, Helsingin Sanomat (Finnish Newspaper) Iso Käsi robotiikalle
Juha Merimaa, Science Journalist for the Helsingin Sanomat newspaper interviewed Jeremy Wyatt about Boris' dexterous capabilities.
Read the article online: Helsingin Sanomat: Iso Käsi robotiikalle
6 October 2014, Blog Post on MidasTouch The Entrepreneurs Network - Boris the robot paving the way for business breakthroughs
Lauren Morris blogged about the Pacman project and how advancement in technology could benefit business.
4 October 2014, The Australian - Meet Boris, the robot that can load a dishwasher
Hannah Devlin writes about how Birmingham's Boris grasps objects.
Read the article online: The Australian: Meet Boris, the robot that can load a dishwasher
24 September 2014, Motherboard - Robot, Pass me that screwdriver
Victoria Turk, UK Editor for Motherboard interviewed Jeremy Wyatt, University of Birmingham and reported on Boris' grasping and manipulating capabilities alongside the unpredictable nature of humans.
Read the article: Robot Pass Me That Screwdriver
13 September 2014, BBC Radio 2, Simon Mayo Radio Show
Simon Mayo interviewed Prof Jeremy Wyatt about Boris' challenge of loading up a dishwasher on the Simon Mayo Drive Time Radio Show at 6.30pm on 13 September 2014.
Listen to the programme at 1.27.20: BBC 2 Simon Mayo Drive Time Show
11 - 12 September 2014, University of Birmingham's Boris robot was featured in a variety of newspapers
Following Boris' grand unveiling at the British Science Festival event Breakfast with Robots, Boris was featured in many newspapers both nationally and internationally.
Read a selection of the articles: CBBC Newsround, El Mundo, The Guardian, Birmingham Mail, Irish Times, Pdf: The Times: First robot gets to grips with a dishwasher, Pdf: Daily Mail: "Boris" built for £350k to help you clear the table
12 September 2014, BBC News - 'Boris' the robot the can load up a dishwasher, BBC News
BBC News Science Correspondent report on Birmingham's Boris Robot detailing how he 'sees' and grasps everyday kitchen objects that he's never encountered before.
Read the article: 'Boris' the robot that can load up a dishwasher
11 September 2014, Financial Times - Robot capable of handling unfamiliar objects unveiled, Science Section of the Financial Times News Paper
The Financial Times reported on Birmingham's Boris Robot manipulating unfamiliar objects and the challenging task of loading a dishwasher by next April.
Read the article: Robot capable of handling unfamiliary objects unveiled
11 September 2014, ITV News - Meet Boris the robot that could soon be working next to you
ITV News Science Correspondent has written an article about Birmingham's Pacman Robot Boris and how he grasps everyday household objects.
It also features a video clip with a demo of Boris grasping household objects that he had never handle before and an interview with Prof Jeremy Wyatt.
Read the article: Meet Boris the robot that could soon be working next to you
10 - 11 September 2014, Birmingham's Boris on the BBC and ITV News Programmes
Birmingham's Pacman Robot Boris was featured on BBC Midlands Today programme at 6.30pm on 10 September 2014 and was also featured on ITV Lunchtime News at 6.30pm on 11 September 2014. The news clips included interviews with Prof Jeremy Wyatt and demos of Boris picking up and putting down household objects.
7 July 2014, Reuters Video: Robotic hand 'sees and feels' for gripping dexterity
PaCMan project was featured in the Reuter's video Robotic hand 'sees and feels' for gripping dexterity
23 May 2014, Institute of Mechanical Engineers - Grasp technology to put an end to clumsy robots
22 May 2014, BBC2 Horizon: The £10 Million Challenge
Boris, Birmingham's PaCMan robot appeared on BBC2's Horizon Programme: The £10 Million Challenge demonstrating some grasps. For more information about the programme http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b044mkxt
22 May 2014, The Engineer - Research teaches robots to soften their grip
University of Birmingham was featured in the Engineer. For more information: Research teaches robots to soften their grip
May 2014, Italian Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi shakes hands with the Pisa IIT Softhand
January 2014, BBC Science - Here come the Superhuman
Pisa IIT Softhand was featured in the January 2014 edition of BBC Science on pages 54 and 58 Arrivano di Superumani (pdf in Italian)
30 November 2013, BBC World Service, In the Balance: Robots and Us
Professor Jeremy Wyatt (University of Birmingham), Dr Kathleen Richardson (University College London), and Geoff Pegman (R. U. Robots) discuss where technology for robots is leading us.
Broadcast: Saturday 30 November 2013
29 October 2013, Avvenire - The Robotic Hand Soft and GentleLa mano robotica forte e delicata (pdf in Italian)
28 October 2013, Il Secolo XIX - The hand that gathers strawberriesLa mano che raccoglie de fragole (pdf in Italian)
25 October 2013, Il Tirreno - The Robotic Hand now also collects strawberriesLa mano robotica ora raccoglie anche le fragole(pdf in Italian)
25 October 2013 Corriere Adriatico - The robotic hand that can pick strawberriesNasce la mano robotica pu ograve raccogliere fragole (web page in Italian)
24 October 2013, Corriere della Sera.it - Robotic hand includes the use of force
The Pisa IIT Softhand was featured in the Science and Technology section of the Corriere della Sera.it. Here's a link to the story Mano robotica 'comprendre' forza da usare(pdf in Italian)