A startup started by a 22-year-old has zigged where the rest of the automotive lidar industry has zagged. The wunderkind behind a box containing a single laser and photodetector is convinced that his route leads to the head of the pack.
Volvo plans on continuing this project until the end of 2017, at which point there will be “an extremely thorough evaluation of functionality, safety and, not least, how well this type of vehicle is accepted by drivers, other road users and local residents.”
UPDATE: The FCC voted to revise net neutrality rules with a final vote to come later this year. Arguments for and against net neutrality have largely been based on economics, even though economics themselves disagree about its net effect. We spoke with economists on both sides of the debate
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BioBot 2’s print heads can cool its bioink to 4 degrees Celsius or heat it to 200 degrees. The temperature controls make it easier to print collagen, a principal component of connective tissue and bone. "A lot of people were hacking their bioprinters to get collagen to print," says BioBots cofounder Danny Cabrera. “Some were printing in the refrigerator.”
"Avnet was instrumental in solving the challenges that the Owlet team faced. Workman draws an analogy as to the role of Avnet in the development of the Owlet Smart Sock, calling Avnet a technology “Sherpa” of sorts. " [ Ow.ly Link ]