Advanced Precision Motion and Control Technologies
A rundown of five technological advances that have the potential to change our lives
“There’s more gold in a pound of electronics than a pound of gold ore.”
Ken Beyer, CEO of Cloud Blue, (Electronics Recycling Company)
Wearable technology has gained a lot of traction the last few years. According to IDC, in 2017 there were 115.4 million units sold.
Cutting kirigami-style slits in stretchy films could make for bandages, heat pads, and wearable electronics that adhere to flexible surfaces.
This isn’t about replacing jobs. This is about a third hand in the kitchen.”
Devon Island in the Canadian Arctic mimics the Martian environment
The new heart features a complicated motor control system whose software will allow the heart to control blood pressure, which is a huge leap from conventional artificial hearts
Electronic skin display reads electrocardiogram in real time or sends to the cloud
4 ways Amazon Echo and Alexa pose serious threats to your privacy
Researchers are developing anodes made from lithium titanate hydrate, a fast-charging water-bearing compound
From robot racers to 110-inch TVs, CES is where useful meets the eccentric
Zanco’s tiny t1 is smaller than your thumb, lighter than a coin, and operates as a fully functional phone
Between corporate perks and lending a helping hand to communities near and far, these tech giants are among the most admired businesses across the globe
A look at a few chip companies that might be responsible for game-changing technology
A look at AI, VR, and other trends that should be watched closely in the upcoming year
Thanks to language-processing capabilities, Watson can scan thousands of documents at lightning speed, suggesting that AI may soon revolutionize healthcare
The Wi-Fi Alliance has a blueprint for scaling Wi-Fi home design to accommodate growth in connected devices and high-bandwidth apps
From data acquisition and tracking to strangers in your home, Amazon toes the privacy line
The NASA Europa mission is scheduled for sometime in the 2020s, and will seek to conduct detailed reconnaissance of this moon of Jupiter, and investigate whether the icy moon could harbor conditions suitable for life.