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Published: Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

 



The TurtleBot3 Teacher

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

Learn the ROS platform with this robot kit


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DNA Logic Gets Much Faster

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:24:00 GMT

Technique for organizing DNA molecules closer together on chip boosts processing speeds


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Quantum Cryptography System Breaks Daylight Distance Record

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:26:00 GMT

New 53-kilometer record for quantum cryptography through the air could enable a 24/7 space-based quantum Internet


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Bespoke Processors: A New Path to Cheap Chips

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:00:00 GMT

Engineers can cut size and power in half by stripping away unused logic gates from general-⁠purpose microcontrollers


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Modeling Piezoelectric Devices with COMSOL Multiphysics®

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT

If you are interested in modeling piezoelectric devices, then tune into this webinar with guest speaker Kyle Koppenhoefer of AltaSim Technologies.



Robots Learn to Speak Body Language

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 13:00:00 GMT

This body-tracking software could help robots read your emotions


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Testing the Internet of Things

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:07:00 GMT

A peek inside Silicon Valley’s newest IoT test center


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Will Volvo Really Kill the Gasoline Engine?

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMT

Why the carmaker’s audacious plan to electrify every Volvo from 2019 may stall out


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Real-Time Distance Image Sensor Detects Obstacles

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:20:00 GMT

Hamamatsu introduces a new distance image sensor


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Unhackable Quantum Networks Take to Space

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT

In two new trials, satellites set distance records for beaming photons usable in quantum crypto


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Professor Einstein Is a Fun, Wacky Robot That Loves to Talk About Science

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:40:00 GMT

This $300 robot can answer science questions and tell jokes. But is it smart enough to hold your interest?


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Robots for Kids: Designing Social Machines That Support Children's Learning

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 20:50:00 GMT

To build better robots, we need to understand kids' relationships with them


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Musk Claims "Verbal" Approval for a Hyperloop Tunnel From New York to D.C.

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 19:24:00 GMT

Elon Musk said it in a tweet that the White House acknowledges without confirming that it is true


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Where the Jobs Are: 2017

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

Hot fields in the United States include embedded engineering, control engineering, and robotics


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Wearable Sensors Give Skin Space to Breathe

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMT

Gold nanomesh sensors last for a week on the skin without causing inflammation


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Let’s Stop Using Ankle Bracelets to Monitor Offenders

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT

Smartphones do a better job and allow for positive reinforcement and incentives


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Choosing the Middle Path for Industrial IoT Standards

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT

Middleware enables changes in evolving and overlapping industrial and home automation IoT standards.



The Nuclear Weapons Complexities

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

We can simulate many systems components, except the most unpredictable of all


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Black Hole Power: How String Theory Idea Could Lead to New Thermal-Energy Harvesting Tech

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

Exotic new "semimetal" ushers in age of quantum-inspired materials that skirt some classical limitations of physics


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For First Time, On-Chip Nanoantennas Enable High-Bit-Rate Transmission

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:30:00 GMT

Entire optical chip size has been reduced to a submicron size


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AI Can Help Patients Recover Ability to Stand and Walk

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:00:00 GMT

Neural nets and robotic harnesses can aid patients after spinal cord injury, stroke


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How to Control Those Extra Robotic Limbs You've Always Wanted

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:12:00 GMT

MIT researchers show how you can control an extra pair of robotic legs using your chest and belly


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Fake Malaria Meds Meet Their Match in a Handheld Spectrometer

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT

Up to 35 percent of antimalarial drugs are useless. Engineers are combatting this counterfeit menace


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Four steps to secure Linux-based systems

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT

Protecting vulnerable connected Linux-based devices from online attacks—especially those used in healthcare settings—requires a multifaceted monitoring, assessment, notification, and remediation process.



Interactive: The Top Programming Languages 2017

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

Find the programming languages that are most important to you


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The 2017 Top Programming Languages

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

Python jumps to No. 1, and Swift enters the Top Ten


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Top Programming Languages 2017: Focus on Jobs

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

We analyze the languages that are in demand by employers


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Doing a Startup Involving Cryptography? Get Out of the United States

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:47:00 GMT

Singapore entrepreneurs say being able to avoid NSA requirements gives their companies a big advantage


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Beyond Bitcoin: How Blockchains Secure the IoT

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT

Here’s a look at how SPARKL is seamlessly integrating legacy platforms with blockchain technology.



Formula E Comes to Brooklyn

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMT

These race cars are fast, stealthy, cool—and electric


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THOR Transformer Drone Hovers and Cruises With No Compromises

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT

To fly efficiently, aircraft can be designed for either hovering or cruising, but not both—except for THOR


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Low-Cost Pliable Materials Transform Glove Into Sign-to-Text Machine

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Smart glove features rubbery sensors, costs less than US $100, and converts sign language into text


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Ruggedized Servers Pave Road to Autonomous Vehicles

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT

The development of autonomous vehicles requires ruggedized components and chassis to handle on-the-road and environmental stresses.



5G Bytes: Beamforming Explained

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Future 5G networks will transmit data through targeted beams and advanced signal processing that could speed up data rates and boost bandwidth


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Video Friday: Water Drones, Sad Robot, and Self-Driving in Duckie Town

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 22:30:00 GMT

Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos


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Tech for Lucid Dreaming Takes Off—But Will Any of It Work?

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 18:00:00 GMT

These four sleep wearables soon coming to market all claim to encourage lucid dreaming


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3 Maker Boards Go Professional

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT

Boards like the Raspberry Pi are great for makers—but if you want to turn professional, you’ll need another solution.



Even Ordinary Computer Users Could Access Secret Quantum Computing

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Blind quantum computing in the cloud could keep computation results secret even for remote classical-computer users


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Spintronics Gets a Boost Through Measuring and Controlling Spin Voltage

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 20:37:00 GMT

New technique promises chip-scale spin-wave devices for spin-wave computers


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Testing the Tester: Self-Test Methods for Periodic Automatic Test Equipment Verification

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMT

By understanding test coverage, advantages, disadvantages, and best practices for each method you can decide which "test the tester" method is best for your application.



A Man in a Hurry: Claude Shannon’s New York Years

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:00:00 GMT

By day, Claude Shannon labored on top-secret war projects at Bell Labs. By night, he worked out the details of information theory


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Scientists Store Video Data in the DNA of Living Organisms

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:28:00 GMT

Video goes a different kind of viral: through E. coli cells


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AI Creates Fake Obama

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Videos of Barack Obama made from existing audio, video of him


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Iran's Newest Robot Is an Adorable Dancing Humanoid

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 13:12:00 GMT

University of Tehran roboticists have built a dancing, karate-chopping little humanoid called Surena Mini


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The Audi A8: the World's First Production Car to Achieve Level 3 Autonomy

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMT

It's also the first to sport lidar


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NATO Unveils JANUS, First Standardized Acoustic Protocol for Undersea Systems

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:30:00 GMT

The new acoustic communications protocol is a step toward an Internet of Underwater Things


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How a One-Man Team From California Won NASA's Space Robotics Challenge

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:30:00 GMT

By mastering a Mars robot simulator, an engineer and stay-at-home dad took home the $125,000 top prize


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Nuclear to Coal to Hydrogen: Sheldon Station Blazes a Trail

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:00:00 GMT

In a corner of Nebraska, a power plant continues a 60-year history of innovation as it aims to burn hydrogen for electric power generation


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2D Material Could Make Pseudocapacitors Charge in Milliseconds

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 20:00:00 GMT

MXene supercapacitors could charge as fast rival supercapacitor technology but with as much as 10 times the storage capacity


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How Analytics can be used to Drive More Effective Business Decisions around Additive Manufacturing

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 19:30:00 GMT

Learn about how to best take advantage of additive manufacturing and provide insight on the direction your business needs to go, not just to survive but to thrive in today’s world.