Microsoft researchers have designed virtual reality solutions to allow users to remain fully immersed in virtual environments, even when walking in real-life locations...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | October 23, 2019
New medical technologies competing with the two-century-old stethoscope include handheld devices that use ultrasound, artificial intelligence (AI), and smartphone...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | October 23, 2019
Boston-based robotics firm Piaggio Fast Forward will soon deploy a bipedal wheeled robot that hauls owners' belongings as it follows behind them.
The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | October 21, 2019
A bicycle designed by a software applicaiton helped two competitors set the women's and men's world records for fastest human-powered vehicle last month.
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland) From ACM TechNews | October 18, 2019
An international team used sound waves to control quantum information in one electron, an advance in creating efficient quantum computers built from semiconductors...University of Cambridge (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | October 17, 2019
Researchers have developed motion-capture software that uses deep learning to model a fruit fly's movements in three dimensions, in the hope of designing fly-like...EPFL (Switzerland) From ACM TechNews | October 16, 2019
Researchers have developed a robot that can pick up delicate optical lenses and mirrors with the care and precision of human hands.
Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) From ACM TechNews | October 15, 2019
Scientists have developed a nanoscale three-dimensional printing methodology that maintains resolution and is 1,000 times faster than conventional two-photon lithography...Georgia Tech News Center From ACM TechNews | October 10, 2019