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Intel is doing the hard work necessary to make sure robots can operate your microwave

23 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Training computers and robots to not only understand and recognize objects (like an oven, for instance, as distinct from a dishwasher) is pretty crucial to getting them to a...
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NASA taps CMU to develop robots to help turn pits on the Moon into potential habitats

41 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Lunar rovers are cool - but imagine how much cooler they'd be if they could also rappel. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University will try to make rappelling robots a reality...
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28 incredibly futuristic weapons and modern fighting vehicles

28 incredibly futuristic weapons and modern fighting vehicles

57 minutes ago   |   Pocket-lint

Warfare has always lead to the biggest leaps forward in technology, which each Country constantly striving to have the most advanced and capable armaments to protect their...
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MIT develops a system to give robots more human senses

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab have developed a new system that could equip robots with something we take for granted: the ability to...
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Neptune Is a Windy, Chilly, and Baffling Planet. Let's Go!

1 hour ago   |   Wired

Scientists are building a case for a mission to Neptune, an ice giant that's only been visited by a spacecraft once. But the window to act is closing.
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Depicting animals as friends makes people feel guilty about eating pork but not beef

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org

People find the idea of eating pork less appealing after being exposed to the idea that pigs have some human-like characteristics, but are not put off of eating beef when cows...
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Sequencing the almond reveals how it went from bitter to sweet

2 hours ago   |   Phys.org

A team of researchers with members from Spain, Switzerland, Denmark and Italy has found the genetic difference between bitter wild almonds and the sweet domesticated variety...
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Global commodities trade and consumption place the world's primates at risk of extinction

3 hours ago   |   Phys.org

A recent study published in the peer-reviewed journal PeerJ-the Journal of Life and Environmental Sciences highlights the fact that the economic benefits of commodity export...
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New Space Telescope Will Map the Universe in High-energy X-rays

3 hours ago   |   Scientific American

A German-Russian mission called SRG will detect millions of supermassive black holes, many new to science, and hundreds of thousands of stars
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The hidden structure of the periodic system

3 hours ago   |   Phys.org

The periodic table of elements that most chemistry books depict is only one special case. This tabular overview of the chemical elements, which goes back to Dmitri Mendeleev...
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What do you lose when your Android phone is not supported by Google? A lot

What do you lose when your Android phone is not supported by Google? A lot

Huawei has been in some hot waters lately. The company has been added to the dreaded US entity list and, as a result, all USA-based businesses are forbidden to work with it... Read more ...

Huawei founder says company could face $134 billion CAD revenue loss due to...

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Huawei Mate 30 Pro leak reveals 90Hz screen and quad cameras

Huawei Mate 30 Pro leak reveals 90Hz screen and quad cameras

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Xiaomi branded Meitu phone said to be in the works, specs leaked

Xiaomi branded Meitu phone said to be in the works, specs leaked

Soon after the Xiaomi Mi 9T, a new device from Xiaomi is said to be in the making, but this time under a different brand... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day 2019 India: everything you need to know for the July deals...

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Amazon Prime Day 2019 is around the corner and while the official dates haven't been announced by Amazon India yet, we expect the e-commerce platform to host its third Prime... Read more ...

No, the iPhone won't 'dare to be square' first with its camera kit, nor will...

No, the iPhone won't 'dare to be square' first with its camera kit, nor will the Pixel 4

Remember the outcry when the first CAD-based image renders of the upcoming 2019 iPhone family hit the tape? What, a square camera area on the back, how's that for an... Read more ...

Nvidia will support ARM-based CPUs for new, energy-efficient supercomputers

Nvidia will support ARM-based CPUs for new, energy-efficient supercomputers

Nvidia is working with chip designer ARM on technology that's designed to allow for more energy-efficient supercomputers. VentureBeat reports that the graphics company will... Read more ...

NVIDIA Shield TV with updated Tegra X1 and Android 9.0 Pie is in the works

NVIDIA Shield TV with updated Tegra X1 and Android 9.0 Pie is in the works

It looks like the NVIDIA Shield TV is getting a much-needed refresh. What you need to know New variant of the NVIDIA Shield TV showed up on the Google Play Developer... Read more ...

Google Play Console listing suggests a Nvidia Shield TV refresh is coming

Google Play Console listing suggests a Nvidia Shield TV refresh is coming

One of the most well-regarded Android TV devices could soon see a refresh. Over the weekend, Android Police spotted a Google Play Developer Console listing for what it believes... Read more ...