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
Researchers have developed a commercially viable method of creating new silicon III-V chips, a breakthrough that could lead to intelligent optoelectronic and 5G...Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) From ACM TechNews | October 10, 2019
A report by researchers at Bard College's Center for the Study of the Drone estimated that 95 countries currently own unmanned military drones—up from 60 in 2010...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | October 3, 2019
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration granted United Parcel Service permission to fly delivery drones under regulations similar to airline rules, with few restrictions...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | October 2, 2019
A study by U.S. Army Research Laboratory and University of Central Florida found that human confidence in robots decreases after a robot makes a mistake, even when...U.S. Army From ACM TechNews | September 30, 2019