August 10, 2020

Exploring the interactions between sound, action and vision in robotics

In recent years, researchers have developed a growing amount of computational techniques to enable human-like capabilities in robots. Most techniques developed so far, however, merely focus on artificially reproducing the senses of vision and touch, disregarding other senses, such as auditory perception. Source: Phys Org – Robotics
August 10, 2020

NIST's SAMURAI measures 5G communications channels precisely

Engineers have developed a flexible, portable measurement system to support design and repeatable laboratory testing of fifth-generation (5G) wireless communications devices with unprecedented accuracy across a wide range of signal frequencies and scenarios. Source: Science Daily – Robotics
August 10, 2020

Army advances learning capabilities of drone swarms

Army researchers developed a reinforcement learning approach that will allow swarms of unmanned aerial and ground vehicles to optimally accomplish various missions while minimizing performance uncertainty. Source: Phys Org – Robotics
August 10, 2020

Aquatic robots can remove contaminant particles from water

Scientists have developed a 1cm by 1cm wireless artificial aquatic polyp, which can remove contaminants from water. Apart from cleaning, this soft robot could be also used in medical diagnostic devices by aiding in picking up and transporting specific cells for analysis. Source: Science Daily – Robotics
August 10, 2020

Autonomous Mobile Robot (AMR) Conveyors for Small Loads & Applications

When your clients are working with you to integrate lightweight autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), they’re looking for the biggest bang for their buck. Source: Robotics Tomorrow
August 10, 2020

Robot Sensor Market is set to surpass USD 4 billion by 2026

A vast majority of manufacturers are integrating robotic systems in production facilities to enhance production capacity, boost profit margins, and cut operational costs. These trends have created a substantial demand for robotic components, including robot sensors like 3D vision. Source: Robotics Tomorrow
August 10, 2020

Galaxy Note 20 Ultra ongoing review: 7 standout and not-so-great features today – CNET

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra and I are growing closer, but so many questions about the camera, battery life and stylus remain. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
August 8, 2020

The Morning After: Our readers reviewed Apple's AirPods Pro

As usual, this Saturday email includes highlights from Friday and the rest of the week, but one of my favorites came in late last night. To celebrate its socially-distanced QuakeCon event this weekend — and encourage donations to several charities -… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
August 8, 2020

Sony WH-1000XM4 review: A nearly flawless noise-canceling headphone – CNET

The much-anticipated new version of Sony’s top noise-canceling headphone has finally arrived, and it makes small improvements to an already top-notch product. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
August 8, 2020

2023 Cadillac Lyriq revealed, 2020 Audi A6 Allroad tested and more: Roadshow's week in review – Roadshow

Here’s a look at our most important stories for the week ending Aug. 8. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/