Arquivos de etiqueta: With

Child-Friendly Autonomous Vehicles – Breathe Publication

Child-Friendly Autonomous VehiclesDesigning Autonomy with all road users in mind Recognising kids in Halloween costumes (Google)With Waymo putting fully self-driving cars on public US roads last week, mainstream autonomous driving is nearing reality everyday. However, there are still many hurdles in the way, and more needs to be solved than just the ‘trolley problem’. At this point …

Hands On With Sarcos’s Iron Man–Style ‘Guardian’ Robots

Hands On With Sarcos’s Iron Man–Style ‘Guardian’ Robots Sarcos Robotics is best known for its work on DARPA exoskeletons, but now it’s moving into the commercial realm with investors including Caterpillar, GE Ventures, and Microsoft.By Sophia StuartI’m in a Salt Lake City technology research park standing behind a massive dual-armed industrial robot, the Guardian GT. …

Bigscreen user goes hands on with Samsung’s new ‘Odyssey’ VR headset

Bigscreen user goes hands on with Samsung’s new ‘Odyssey’ VR headsetMicrosoft’s new Windows Mixed Reality platform launched earlier this month with the release of the Windows 10 Fall Creator’s Update — and the new “Mixed Reality” headsets from device makers including Dell, HP, Acer, Lenovo and Samsung that have begun to ship alongside it. Bigscreen will be available …

Breaking up with your smartphone – Courtney Maum – Medium

Breaking up with your smartphone Photo credit Matthew Hurst — Creative CommonsAn illiterate hatemonger is our 44th President. Aghast with the daily headlines and the world’s somnambulance to them, you take to social media looking for meaning, for an answer, for a way out.Finding only rage and miscomprehension among your various feeds, you announce that “you’re going off …

Hacking Minecraft on the Raspberry Pi

  The Raspberry Pi 2 is a surprisingly capable device, considering its sub-£30 price. It comes with a version of Minecraft preinstalled, along with an API that lets you write code to be run in the virtual world. You do this in Python, which is simple to learn. The combination of the Pi, Python and Minecraft provides a great opportunity to start exploring the …