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The Anti-Drone Arms Race

September 26th, 2016 at 7:21 am » Comments Off

Last week, the director of the Federal Aviation Administration reported that his department is receiving an average of 2,000 new registration requests for drones every day, and that it has registered up to some half a million drones since new rules went into effect in January. But as sales of drones have increased, so too […]



Listen To A Song Written By AI and Inspired By The Beatles

September 25th, 2016 at 6:46 am » Comments Off

SONY CSL Research Laboratory SONY CSL Research Laboratory has produced an AI-written song that sounds amazingly like the Beatles.



Swap-In Wheel Converts Your Normal Bicycle Into An Electric Bike

September 24th, 2016 at 6:35 am » Comments Off

GeoOrbital has set a brand new spin-on the traditional bike wheel. It’s basically a battery powered tire that may easily be changed for that unique regular wheel inside your bicycle. GeoOrbital’s creators had formerly been subjected to cutting edge technical developments within the transport site. Having dabbled within the manufacturing of spacecraft at Honda at […]



Plastic Surgeons Can Now 3D Print Your Future Nose Job

September 22nd, 2016 at 6:13 am » Comments Off

Whether it’s rhinoplasty or breast augmentation, the general timeline of a cosmetic surgery consultation is relatively consistent: a patient walks in with an idea—often equipped with pictures—and a plastic surgeon outlines what they can do. Historically, doctors have evolved from sketching proposed changes to embracing two-dimensional imaging on computers to incorporating 3D imaging. Now, some […]



The Sora by Lito: The Ultimate Electric Superbike?

September 21st, 2016 at 7:02 am » Comments Off

 The zero-emissions stunner can be fully-charged in about three hours. From carbon-filter bodywork to high-performance Ohlins suspension, the Sora by Lito has all the trimmings you’d expect from an exotic, six-figure motorcycle – except for an engine. The Sora is the most luxurious all-electric motorcycle on the market, an expanding field that now includes speed […]



Adorable robots help travelers at Haneda airport in Tokyo

September 21st, 2016 at 6:31 am » Comments Off

 Hitachi’s EMIEW3 will help travelers find their terminal. Getting lost in an international airport is never fun — but if you’re lost in Japan’s Haneda this month, you’ll at least be able get help from an adorable talking robot. From now until the 14th, Hitachi is testing its EMIEW3 humanoid robot in the airport’s passenger […]



Stratolaunch – The World’s largest aircraft is almost ready

September 20th, 2016 at 6:20 am » Comments Off

SEATTLE, July 22 — Seattle-based company Vulcan Aerospace announced that its Stratolaunch Systems, an air-launch platform for rockets, is close to completion. According to the company’s website, the Stratolaunch has a wingspan of 385 feet and measures 238 feet in length. This six-engine aircraft is currently the world’s largest aircraft.



Walmart Patents Robot Carts

September 19th, 2016 at 6:33 am » Comments Off

Can robot carts compete with Amazon? A shopping cart is mostly empty space. At the end of a shopping run, when the cart is brimming with groceries and goods, it becomes fully useful, but it isn’t until that point, and once it’s full, it doesn’t help the person trying to buy two cartfulls of stuff […]



Bill Gates Doubles His Bet That Mosquitoes Will Be Wiped Out with Gene Editing

September 18th, 2016 at 6:24 am » Comments Off

But the technology for extinguishing species is dividing conservationists. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation plans to double the sum it is spending to create a mosquito-killing technology that relies on CRISPR gene editing.



Robots perform surgery inside your eyeballs

September 16th, 2016 at 7:10 am » Comments Off

The R2D2 is magnitudes more stable than the steadiest surgeon’s hand. Doctors at Oxford University made medical history recently by successfully completing the first robot-assisted intraocular surgery. Robert MacLaren, Professor of Ophthalmology at the university, and his team managed to gently peel off a 1/1000th millimeter membrane from the inside of a patient’s eye. To […]



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