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A guy made a self-driving potato. And then named it Pontus and adopted it as a pet. It did not end well, for the potato.
A guy made a selfdriving potato And then named it Pontus and

Video Friday: Self-Driving Potato, NASA at Mars, and Autonomous Sumo Robots

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Your smart meter knows when you're home and when you're not. So does your utility. Who else knows?
Your smart meter knows when youre home and when youre not So

What Does Your Smart Meter Know About You?

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Simon Devlin
Stuart Argabright
Muhammad Sabeerawa Saeed
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06/22/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
How the failure of the Texas Instruments TMS9900 microprocessor ultimately moved the chipmaker in the right direction.
How the failure of the Texas Instruments TMS9900 microprocessor ultimately moved the

The Inside Story of Texas Instruments’ Biggest Blunder: The TMS9900 Microprocessor

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06/22/2017 at 20:45. Facebook
Will real-time information from connected cars transform the insurance industry.
Will realtime information from connected cars transform the insurance industry

Startup Profile: Plex.ai Aims to Shake Up Auto Insurance With AI and the Blockchain

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06/22/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
German engineers have found a way to wring more torque from an electric motor—for less energy. And the motor is just right for use in electric cars.
German engineers have found a way to wring more torque from an

Shut Up About the Batteries: The Key to a Better Electric Car Is a Lighter Motor

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Nicolau Leal Werneck
Aaron Chick
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06/22/2017 at 19:17. Facebook
DEET won't work on this critter. Canadian researchers have developed an "e-Mosquito," a fully autonomous, minimally invasive device that is pre-programmed to “bite” one’s skin at various times during the day to monitor blood glucose levels.
DEET wont work on this critter Canadian researchers have developed an eMosquito

E-Mosquito Drinks Your Blood to Keep You Healthy

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06/22/2017 at 18:15. Facebook
This week we will be speaking with Phil Ross about his expedition to see self-driving cars that talk to one another, and in Artifact Aslyum we go back to the time when hard disks were stored in "hatboxes."
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06/22/2017 at 17:13. Facebook
How much value is there in having humans walk on the Moon, or Mars? Should we just send robots instead?
How much value is there in having humans walk on the Moon

Are Telepresence Robots the Best Way to Explore Other Worlds?

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Anindo Sarker
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06/22/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Whitepaper: Modeling the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of an Automated Test System [ Ow.ly Link ]
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06/22/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Join us here today at 2:15 Eastern for Spectrum Live! This week we will be speaking with Phil Ross about his expedition to see self-driving cars that talk to one another, and in Artifact Aslyum we go back to the time when hard disks were stored in "hatboxes." (Image courtesy of Ford Motor Co.)
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06/22/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Whitepaper: Automated Test Outlook 2017 [ Ow.ly Link ]
Key technologies making an impact on the test and measurement industry.
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06/21/2017 at 22:30. Facebook
Intel promises drones, 5G communications, virtual reality, and AI for the Olympic Games.
Intel promises drones 5G communications virtual reality and AI for the Olympic Games

Drone “Fireworks,” 5G communications, and Streaming VR Coming to Olympic Games

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06/21/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
This rat-brained robot is great at navigating unfamiliar terrain. Watch it go!
This ratbrained robot is great at navigating unfamiliar terrain Watch it go

Watch This Robot Navigate Like a Rat

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06/21/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
Superhuman intelligence from simulated brains can in principle be achieved, argues Henry Markram, director of the Blue Brain Project.
Superhuman intelligence from simulated brains can in principle be achieved argues Henry

Henry Markram Talks Brain Simulation

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06/21/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
The project to map the human brain depends on informatics—the wrangling of an avalanche of data from the molecular level to the macroscopic.
The project to map the human brain depends on informaticsthe wrangling of

The Human Brain Project Reboots: A Search Engine for the Brain Is in Sight

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06/21/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
Round 1: Teams are creating AI agents that learn a skill in one context, then apply it to other tasks.
Round 1 Teams are creating AI agents that learn a skill in

In the General AI Challenge, Teams Compete for $5 Million

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Ivan Jaramillo
Luis Franço
Federico Frontini
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06/21/2017 at 18:13. Facebook
Personalized medicine, self-driving cars, big data, AI, and machine learning will mainstream supercomputing, says new analysis.
Personalized medicine selfdriving cars big data AI and machine learning will mainstream

Global race toward exascale will drive supercomputing, AI to masses

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06/21/2017 at 15:14. Facebook
A 1,700-thin-film-transistor device is the beginning of a project that hopes to reach 100,000 devices per square centimeter.
A 1700thinfilmtransistor device is the beginning of a project that hopes to

Plotting a Moore’s Law for Flexible Electronics

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06/20/2017 at 19:20. Facebook
If distraction is bad, why do we enjoy it so much?
If distraction is bad why do we enjoy it so much

Multitasking: Why Do We Do It?

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