April 17, 2019

Samsung Galaxy Fold review units are already broken

Early Samsung Galaxy Fold adopters might be in for a surprise, judging by some journalists who reported some serious issues with their review units. The Verge’s Dieter Bohn claimed a bulge that appeared in the crease of the display broke the screen a… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
April 17, 2019

Quip toothbrush review: Is it better than brushes twice the price? – CNET

To The Test: I spent 6 weeks trying this Instagram-famous toothbrush to see if it’s as good as a Sonicare or an Oral-B. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
April 17, 2019

FedEx Office's new bots can deliver pizza, groceries or even bring chicken noodle soup to the sick

FedEx Office is adding a new kind of worker in North Texas: A robot that can deliver a hot pepperoni pizza, a bag of groceries or a prescription to a customer’s home. The bot could bring a swab for a strep test to a sick person’s door and return hours later with medication, cough drops and a cup of chicken noodle soup. Source: Phys Org – Robotics
April 17, 2019

Quip electric toothbrush review: Is it better than brushes twice the price? – CNET

To The Test: I spent 6 weeks trying this Instagram-famous toothbrush to see if it’s as good as a Sonicare or an Oral-B. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
April 17, 2019

Home Robot Control for People With Disabilities

Georgia Tech’s augmented-reality interface gives control over complex robots to the people who need them Robots offer an opportunity to enable people to live safely and comfortably in their homes as they grow older. In the near future (we’re all hoping), robots will be able to help us by cooking, cleaning, doing chores, and generally taking care of us, but they’re not yet to the point where they can do those sorts of things autonomously. Putting a human in the […]
April 17, 2019

Galaxy Fold ongoing review: What's good and bad about Samsung's new foldable phone – CNET

Just how noticeable is the Galaxy Fold’s crease? How does multitasking work? Your questions answered here. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
April 17, 2019

Robots that can sort recycling

Every year trash companies sift through an estimated 68 million tons of recycling, which is the weight equivalent of more than 30 million cars. Source: Phys Org – Robotics
April 17, 2019

Homecoming review: Beyoncé brings fireworks from the desert to Netflix – CNET

Beychella will stand the test of time as the definitive and declarative Beyoncé performance, and now we can witness history being made in our homes. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
April 16, 2019

NASA Launching Astrobee Robots to Space Station Tomorrow

A pair of autonomous, free-flying robots will be on their way to the ISS It’s been a little over two years since we were first introduced to Astrobee, an autonomous robotic cube designed to fly around the International Space Station. Tomorrow, a pair of Astrobee robots (named Honey and Bumble) will launch to the ISS aboard a Cygnus cargo flight. There’s already a nice comfy dock waiting for them in the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM), and the plan is to […]
April 16, 2019

Roadmap for AI in medical imaging

Researchers are examining applications for diagnostic medical imaging, identifying knowledge gaps and developing a roadmap to prioritize research needs. Source: Science Daily – Robotics