“Exposure Notification Express” launched by Apple for COVID-19

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Apple and Google have introduced support for app-less exposure notifications. These new tools should make it easier for government authorities to implement notifications for people who have a high risk of exposer to COVID-19. Both the companies are taking efforts to help authorities and people to help recover from this pandemic. The app-less exposure notification […]

Robotics in the Oil & Gas Industry

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Robots such as Boston Dynamics’ Spot can help industrial companies save time and free up human creativity for other tasks. Cognite and Aker BP are working together to explore how robots can revolutionize offshore operations. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on pinterest Share on reddit Share on whatsapp Share on […]

Google maps traffic AI is also not perfect

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An artist hacked Google Maps’ traffic display – and all it took was a red wagon and 99 smartphones. Simon Weckert toted the pile of smartphones down empty streets in Berlin. Every street he traversed suddenly appeared as a red, traffic-heavy zone on Google Maps, causing drivers to reroute to avoid the streets, as shown […]

5G has hidden security flaws that let attackers track your location

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The news: Security researchers have identified 11 design vulnerabilities with 5G protocols that could expose a user’s location, spoof emergency alerts, track their phone activity (calls, texts, or web browsing), or silently disconnect their phone from the network altogether.  Security: The flaws were identified using a custom tool the researchers built called 5GReasoner, which they used to identify […]

Be the Chair You Wish to See in the World

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It is a blessing and a gift to carry around an ass, a set of cushions that are nice to sit on, in a pinch. An ass has a physiological function, sure; but also, it’s a pretty decent chair. It’s a perfectly fine design and I never felt the need to improve upon it until […]

Skybot F-850 is a humanoid robot

Skybot F-850 is a humanoid robot developed by the Androidnaya Technika company in cooperation with the Russian Foundation for Advanced Research Projects. Formerly known as Fedor (Федор), the robot is powered by a set of standard batteries from the Russian Orlan spacesuit for spacewalks. Skybot F-850 can perform some tasks in an autonomous mode and […]

Self-healing robots can now heal and repair themselves!

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Robotic hands (self-healing robots) can sense and fix the damage without human involvement created by EU projects. Scientists have designed and developed soft robotic hands from jelly-like plastic that can do tasks like picking fruit to minor surgery. But being soft and gentle made the robots prone to damage and left them largely impractical for […]

Uber’s Automatic Cars are on road again after the fatal crash

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Uber from San Francisco announced that its autonomous cars returned to roads after nine months of an accident caused by one of its self-driving cars and killed the pedestrian in Tempe, Ariz. This time Uber is taking more measures like drastically reduced speeds and less complicated environments than before, to ensure people’s safety. According to Eric Meyhofer, head of […]

Robotic Farm Labor picks a pepper in every 24 seconds

Farming is a sector where robotics and automation can do wonders. The area requires the highest number of manual labor and a shortage of employees is always a pain. Therefore companies are working to solve this issue with automation and robots. Researches from Europe and Israel have buil a prototype robot that can pick peppers […]

Facebook releases Artificial Intelligence tools on GitHub for people to use

Facebook Inc. is known for his latest advancement in technology and enthusiasts feel lucky if they get a part of it. Facebook announced that its artificial intelligence tool known as Horizon will be available on the code repository GitHub starting today. Microsoft owns GitHub. Facebook used this tools to optimize 360-degree videos on social video, […]

Google’s AI left pathologies behind in diagnosis of advanced breast cancer

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Company able to correctly distinguish metastatic cancer 99% of the time with the help of its deep-learning tool. This rate is greater than human pathologists. Google trained an algorithm (named Lymph Node Assistant, or LYNA) to spot the features of tumors that have metastasized (that is, spread), which are notoriously difficult to detect. Half a […]

Artificial Intelligence (AI) can detect guns and shooters

Technology can save people by identifying guns and reduce violence. An US-based AI company claims that they have implemented an AI camera system that can detect guns in the crowd and prevent violence. Also, they can alert security services after detection and reduce the response time. The company goes by the name of Althena Security. […]