Daily Archives: March 12, 2018

Researchers turned wood into a better insulator than Styrofoam

Researchers turned wood into a better insulator than Styrofoam http://ift.tt/2DnOSog The research lab behind the creation of see-through wood has developed a new type of material that could be used as a cheaper, stronger and more environmentally friendly insulator. They’re … Continue reading

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Walmart’s bot brigade is about to hit the 2,000-mile mark

Walmart’s bot brigade is about to hit the 2,000-mile mark http://ift.tt/2HuLhat Walmart’s bot brigade is about to hit the 2,000 mile mark Walmart’s shelf-scanning robots have been on the move. In the four months since the company announced it was … Continue reading

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Texas city drops its bus service in favor of ridesharing vans

Texas city drops its bus service in favor of ridesharing vans http://ift.tt/2FwqwPj Ridesharing companies often dream of changing the face of public transportation, but one of them is going a step further — it’s becoming the only option for public … Continue reading

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X Prize Offers $8 Million Dollar Bounty for Building Robot Avatars for Humans by 2021

X Prize Offers $8 Million Dollar Bounty for Building Robot Avatars for Humans by 2021 http://ift.tt/2FBOmVM Screenshot: Universal Pictures (Youtube) From Power Rangers to Pacific Rim, we’ve always had the same dream: controlling a badass robot and saving the world. … Continue reading

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