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Teaching robots to do household chores

Posted in Hardware on 31st May, 2018 02:05 PM
by Alex Muller
The future goal is to allow robots to learn by simply watching a YouTube video.
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+6

Noninvasive Brain-computer-interface training helps tetraplegics win avatar race

Posted in Hardware on 30th May, 2018 03:49 AM
by Alex Muller
BCI systems can restore functions lost to disability, allowing for spontaneous, direct brain control of external devices.
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+5

SpaceX’s prototype internet satellites are good enough for gaming, Elon Musk says

Posted in Hardware on 27th May, 2018 03:31 PM
by Alex Muller
The main benefit would be to provide low-cost broadband access to areas of the world that can’t get it right now because of a lack of infrastructure.
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+8

From Here to Human-Level AGI in Four Simple Steps According to Ben Goertzel

Posted in Hardware on 26th May, 2018 01:48 AM
by Alex Muller
Artificial General Intelligence is AI oriented toward creating machines with general cognitive capability at the human level and beyond.
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+5

30% Efficiency Solar Cell

Posted in Hardware on 24th May, 2018 04:45 AM
by Alex Muller
This design originated through ESA’s Technology Research Programme with further development through the Agency’s ARTES, Advanced Research in Telecommunications Systems, programme.
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+8

Samsung plans AI research centers in Canada, UK and Russia adding to US and Korea now

Posted in Hardware on 24th May, 2018 04:41 AM
by Alex Muller
Samsung Research also oversaw the creation of the new AI Centers in Seoul last November and in Silicon Valley in January
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+9

Every 3-5 years SpaceX is adding a decade lead on competitors

Posted in Hardware on 24th May, 2018 04:38 AM
by Alex Muller
Former Pentagon Under Secretary of Defense for acquisition tech and logistics John Young told CNBC that no one can compete with even Falcon Heavy, let alone BFR.
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+7

China Launches Satellite Bound for the Far Side of the Moon

Posted in Hardware on 23rd May, 2018 01:43 AM
by Alex Muller
On Monday China launched a relay satellite that will allow a rover to communicate with the Earth from the far side of the Moon during an unprecedented mission later this year.
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+14

9.42GW: UK solar fleet sets another new generation record

Posted in Hardware on 20th May, 2018 10:58 AM
by Alex Muller
The UK’s solar capacity set a new generation record earlier this week, almost a year to the day it achieved the same feat in 2017.
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+25

Hyperloop with SpaceX rockets to get anywhere on earth in an hour

Posted in Hardware on 17th May, 2018 01:01 AM
by Alex Muller
Musk mentioned that they could use the rocket and spacecraft programs to get anywhere on the planet in about 30 minutes.
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+25

Mars Helicopter to Fly on NASA's Next Red Planet Rover Mission

Posted in Hardware on 15th May, 2018 04:06 AM
by Alex Muller
'The idea of a helicopter flying the skies of another planet is thrilling'
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+21

China will follow SpaceX reusable rockets with Long March 8 first stage reuse

Posted in Hardware on 14th May, 2018 02:18 AM
by Alex Muller
China aims to recover the first stage of the Long March-8 carrier rocket, which is expected to make its maiden flight around 2021.
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+21

Solar Now Third Most Generated Renewable Energy In The U.S.

Posted in Hardware on 13th May, 2018 12:57 AM
by Alex Muller
Solar generation surpassed biomass in 2017 to become the third most generated renewable resource in the U.S., according to a new report.
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+24

104 Gigawatts of New Global Solar Installations Expected in 2018

Posted in Hardware on 7th May, 2018 08:43 PM
by Alex Muller
After an impressive 98.9 GW worth of solar were installed in 2017, most analysts are expecting 2018 to see the global solar sector exceed the 100 GW mark for the first time.
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+8

For the first time, two CubeSats have gone interplanetary

Posted in Hardware on 7th May, 2018 08:39 PM
by Alex Muller
CubeSats could be launched in swarms to planets in the outer Solar System.
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+8

California to become first U.S. state mandating solar on new homes

Posted in Hardware on 6th May, 2018 11:11 AM
by Alex Muller
If approved as expected, solar installations on new homes will skyrocket.
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+5
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