Benevolent Drone

Artificial intelligence amplifies the world of social good

Implications - Robots designed to empower communities are rapidly entering production, reflecting the potential of technology to revolutionize humanitarian efforts and philanthropic work. Moreover, it reveals that people are no longer threatened by the idea of handing over responsibilities to robots, machines and other forms of artificial intelligence.
SCORE: 5.3
This Year and Mild Top 6 Examples: 7,694 Total Clicks Feb 15 - May 16
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Disaster Relief Drones - UAViators is Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to Deliver Humanitarian Aid
SCORE: 6
Warm 3,168 Clicks Pub: Feb 19, 15
Disaster Relief Drones
UAViators is Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to Deliver Humanitarian Aid
In an effort to bridge the gap between the high costs and positive effect unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and other new technologies (like 3D printers), UAViators is allowing drone operators to get... [More]
Tree-Planting Drones - BioCarbon Engineering's Reforestation Plan Includes Multipurpose UAVs
SCORE: 5.8
Warm 1,674 Clicks Pub: May 13, 15
Tree-Planting Drones
BioCarbon Engineering's Reforestation Plan Includes Multipurpose UAVs
In an excellent example of how drones can be used for good, this reforestation plan includes flying tree-planting robots. While there are lots of other deforestation-combating initiatives, eco-... [More]
Battery-Removing Ingestible Robots - This Micro-Sized Robot Can Remove Harmful Objects From Stomachs
SCORE: 5.1
This Year and Mild 282 Clicks Pub: May 17, 16
Battery-Removing Ingestible Robots
This Micro-Sized Robot Can Remove Harmful Objects From Stomachs
A group of researchers and engineers working out of MIT, the University of Sheffield and the Tokyo University of Technology have joined forces to develop an exceptionally advanced and high-tech... [More]
Firefighter-Guiding Robots - This Robot Assistant Will Help Guide Firefighters Through Trouble Areas
SCORE: 3.8
Mild 1,243 Clicks Pub: Mar 28, 15
Firefighter-Guiding Robots
This Robot Assistant Will Help Guide Firefighters Through Trouble Areas
Researchers at King’s College London and Sheffield Hallam University have developed a prototype robot assistant that could be used to guide firefighters through extremely thick smoke and other... [More]
Elderly-Nursing Robots - The Robear Will Help Serve Japan's Aging Population
SCORE: 3.5
Untested 1,145 Clicks Pub: Feb 27, 15
Elderly-Nursing Robots
The Robear Will Help Serve Japan's Aging Population
Robear is an experimental nursing care robot, designed by Sumitoko Riko COmpany Limited and RIKEN, that brings together cutting-edge robotics and thoughtful design. The robot is designed not... [More]
Drug-Developing Robots - The Robot Scientist Will Help Speed Up Drug Development Processes
SCORE: 1.8
Untested 182 Clicks Pub: Feb 9, 15
Drug-Developing Robots
The Robot Scientist Will Help Speed Up Drug Development Processes
Scientists at the University of Cambridge have developed an artificially intelligent robot scientist—named Eve—that could help decrease the amount of time it takes to develop and test... [More]