July 18, 2019

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 review: Super Smash Avengers Bros. – CNET

Nintendo’s exclusive new Marvel game feels like a throwback brawler with a crazy amount of characters to pick up. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
July 18, 2019

The 9 best essential oil diffusers, according to enthusiastic Amazon reviews – CNET

One of them can run for 53 straight hours to keep your space smelling good. Source: Reviews – https://www.cnet.com/rss/
July 18, 2019

A Fossil as a Friend

Making a legged robot walk is not simple. Coordinating the motion of all its joints to achieve smooth motions, close to those of real animals, requires advanced engineering and careful observation of moving animals. But what if its been extinct for 300 million years? Source: Robotics Tomorrow
July 18, 2019

RobotUnion Selects the 20 Best European Robotics Startups

RobotUnion offers a total of 4M€ in equity-free funding in two open calls for startups and SMEs within the framework of the Horizon 2020 program funded by the European Commission. Source: Robotics Tomorrow
July 18, 2019

Tiny vibration-powered robots are the size of the world's smallest ant

Researchers have created a new type of tiny 3D-printed robot that moves by harnessing vibration from piezoelectric actuators, ultrasound sources or even tiny speakers. Swarms of these ‘micro-bristle-bots’ might work together to sense environmental changes, move materials — or perhaps one day repair injuries inside the human body. Source: Science Daily – Robotics
July 18, 2019

New e-skin innovation gives robots and prosthetics an exceptional sense of touch

Researchers have developed an ultra responsive and robust artificial nervous system for e-skins. Source: Science Daily – Robotics
July 18, 2019

The Morning After: Reviewing Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. It’s time to find out if Apple’s new MacBook Pro is worth the money, plus we’ll break down the controversy over G2A’s business model. Meanwhile, Nintendo slipped in a Switch upgrade and an iconic Braun product l… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
July 18, 2019

Apple previews its 'Peanuts' series 'Snoopy in Space'

Apple isn’t just using the Apollo 11 anniversary to hype up its live action shows. The tech giant has offered an early look at its Apple TV+ Peanuts cartoons with a short trailer for “Snoopy in Space.” The clip underscores Snoopy’s usual hijinks (m… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml
July 17, 2019

Swarm Robots Mimic Ant Jaws to Flip and Jump

Trap-jaw ants inspired these small, autonomous swarm robots Small robots are appealing because they’re simple, cheap, and it’s easy to make a lot of them. Unfortunately, being simple and cheap means that each robot individually can’t do a whole lot. To make up for this, you can do what insects do—leverage that simplicity and low-cost to just make a huge swarm of simple robots, and together, they can cooperate to carry out relatively complex tasks. Using insects as an example does […]
July 17, 2019

Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro review (2019): This is the one

Last fall, Apple finally updated the MacBook Air. In doing so, it made choosing the best entry-level Mac laptop far more complicated than necessary. The Air was directly pitted against the 12-inch MacBook and the cheapest 13-inch MacBook Pro (s… Source: Reviews – https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml