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Google Brain’s ROBEL Benchmark Lets Devs Track AI Quality On Affordable Robots

Posted in Business, Hardware, Software on 11th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

More affordable robots designed to work with platforms and performance benchmarks make adoption more likely by developers, students, or startups interested in iterating to advance the field.

NASA Tests Mars 2020 Rover Descent Stage Separation

Posted in Hardware, Science on 7th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

NASA engineers have completed a successful separation test of the Mars 2020 rover and its descent stage that will deliver it to the surface of the Red Planet.

SpaceX Will Go To Orbit With Starship ASAP After 20 Km Test Works

Posted in Hardware, Science on 7th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Elon Musk indicates that SpaceX will for orbit with Starship as soon as possible after the 20-kilometer test. The timing is based upon building the increased number of Raptor engines.

Smartphone App Can Detect Eye Diseases In Children With 80 Percent Accuracy

Posted in Hardware, Medicine, Software on 4th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

An app designed to detect early signs of several eye diseases in children has surpassed an 80 percent accuracy threshold equaling the sensitivity of devices used by trained ophthalmologists.

Elon Musk Says Prototype Starship Will Fly In A Matter Of Months

Posted in Hardware, Science on 1st Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Elon Musk has given an update on SpaceX’s ambitious Starship spacecraft and booster, stating that it could be possible to launch a crewed mission as early as next year.