Bosch's electric stroller technology helps push

[ad_1] It will affect cameras, flash storage and other common tech items.Tariffs hit Apple and other tech companies Some of the tech you like is about to get more expensive. Sticking to its earlier plans, the Trump administration has formally enacted a new round of tariffs against China-made products, which will take effect September 1st. […]

Bosch's electric stroller tech helps carry your baby uphill

[ad_1] The battery system has its own conveniences. While the nine-mile range won’t allow for the lengthiest walks by itself, Bosch’s design uses 18V replaceable lithium-ion batteries like the ones used in the company’s power tools. You could borrow the battery from your drill in a pinch. A USB port can charge your devices, and […]

Virtual reality helps Israeli soldiers enter new world

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain An Israeli soldier carefully eyes the narrow, damp tunnel carved from surrounding rock through a tightly strapped black headset. He is not in one of the attack tunnels built by Lebanon’s Hezbollah under the border with Israel, but one of a new generation of soldiers using virtual and augmented reality […]

Virtual reality helps Israeli soldiers enter new world

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain An Israeli soldier carefully eyes the narrow, damp tunnel carved from surrounding rock through a tightly strapped black headset. He is not in one of the attack tunnels built by Lebanon’s Hezbollah under the border with Israel, but one of a new generation of soldiers using virtual and augmented reality […]

Examining a video's changes over time helps flag deepfakes

[ad_1] It used to be that only Hollywood production companies with deep pockets and teams of skilled artists and technicians could make deepfake videos, realistic fabrications appearing to show people doing and saying things they never actually did or said. Not anymore—software freely available online lets anyone with a computer and some time on their […]

Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving

[ad_1] The latest software (2019.28.3.1) makes adjustments to the adaptive suspension system, using “dampening algorithms” to better handle speeds over 160 km/h (100mph), as reported by Electrek. That means the feature won’t be of much use to drivers in the US, who are stuck with a maximum allowed speed of up to 85mph. It will […]

App helps farmers crowdsource water during India's water crisis

[ad_1] Farmers in India using MARVI to record well water levels. Credit: Western Sydney University Western Sydney University’s expertise in water management is providing an efficient tool for monitoring scarce groundwater reserves as large parts of India bake in extreme drought and heat. The MyWell smartphone app is enabling Indian farmers to monitor and manage […]

Seeing how computers 'think' helps humans stump machines and reveals AI weaknesses

[ad_1] Credit: University of Maryland The holy grail of artificial intelligence is a machine that truly understands human language and interprets meaning from complex, nuanced passages. When IBM’s Watson computer beat famed “Jeopardy!”  champion Ken Jennings in 2011, it seemed as if that milestone had been met. However, anyone who has tried to have a […]