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June 29, 2018

A New Golden Age of Train Travel: California’s High-Speed Train

High speed train travel is the pride of Japan and France. Despite America’s enthusiastic early embrace of train travel, high speed trains have not been popular […]
June 15, 2018

How Anti-Drone Technology May Solve the Drone Safety Crisis

Drone safety is a hot topic because these flying machines are becoming more powerful and numerous. Once limited to the rich and the military, drones are […]
May 31, 2018

Vaccines Without Needles: Innovations in Medical Technologies

There are a number of needleless technologies currently on the market. For example, there are press-on patches that deliver medications through the exterior layer of the […]
May 24, 2018
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3 Reasons Why Security Microchips Are Becoming Popular

Will security microchip implants become standard operating procedure at security conscious companies in the future? Three Square Market, a technology firm located in Wisconsin, thinks the […]
May 21, 2018

How to integrate RFID module with Raspberry Pi

Purpose The purpose of this tutorial is show how to integrate an RFID reader and an actuator with a Raspberry Pi. The basic principles discussed lay […]
April 23, 2018

How Close Are We to Black Mirror’s Metalhead Killer Robot Dog?

Black Mirror continues to deliver dystopian visions of the future, including robotics. In “Metalhead,” dog-like robots have turned on humanity. We are being hunted down by […]
March 28, 2018
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The Medical Robots Are Here: How Thousands of da Vinci Medical Robots Are Improving Medical Care

The demand for medical care is practically limitless, so costs keep going up and up. In 2018, U.S. health care spending is forecast to rise over […]
March 22, 2018

Rescue Robots: Can Technology Save Lives?

Significant advances in AI and robotics have revolutionized disaster relief, salvage, and search and rescue operations. Including aerial, terrestrial and maritime robotic systems, it is currently […]
March 4, 2018

Are Robots the Future of Farming?

An experimental agriculture program called Hands Free Hectare is now in its second year and showing great promise as a method of streamlining the agricultural industry. […]
February 28, 2018

Eat this! Robotics and AI in your Stomach

In a collaboration between researchers at MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, innovations in healthcare robotics have resulted in an ingestible […]
February 19, 2018
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SewBot Is Revolutionizing the Clothing Manufacturing Industry

We all know that the low retail price of clothing is a result of low-cost manufacturing methods. While previously this meant using offshore labor markets for […]
February 16, 2018
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SpiderMAV: A Solution to Drone Perching and Flight Stabilization

Using a modified DJI Matrice 100 drone, researchers at the Aerial Robotics Laboratory of the U.K.’s Imperial College London developed a proof of concept for a […]