LG to develop self-driving module for robots

LG Electronics Inc said it has inked an agreement with service robot developer Robotis to collaborate in developing self-driving modules for mobile robots. Under the agreement, LG Electronics and Robotis will each focus on developing software and hardware of mobile robots equipped with intelligent navigation technologies. The South Korean tech major acquired a 10.12 per cent stake in Robotis in December 2017. Established in 1999, Robotis provides actuators for robots globally, Yonhap news agency reported.