cnet- by Jackson Ryan - 02/04/2019
A Chinese research team has developed the ability to mind control a rodent, building a wireless brain-to-brain system that enables a human to move the "rat cyborg" through a maze.
GeekSpin- by Christian Saclao - 01/08/2019
This innovative console allows players to compete on a 19-inch touchscreen using connected toys like pawns, cards, buzzers, dices, and more.
pv magazine- by Emiliano Bellini - 01/17/2019
France’s state-owned utility EDF is entering the floating PV business with a large-scale project in the south of the nation. In a statement to pv magazine, the company’s press office confirmed an intent to build its first floating solar power plant, as previously reported by French financial newspaper Les Échos.
CNN- by Jack Guy - 01/31/2019
Robots are an increasingly common feature of everyday life, whether they are cleaning your house or stacking shelves at the grocery store. Now engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a robot that performs a seemingly more frivolous task: playing Jenga.
CScience - 01/31/2019
À la Une de CL’hebdo cette semaine : reportage sur le virage 4.0 dans l’industrie manufacturière au Québec. Notre journaliste Émilie Aubry s’est rendue dans une entreprise à Terrebonne pour prendre le pouls de la situation. Dans sa chronique, Audrey Azoulay nous parle des politiques publiques du numérique.
The Week - 01/22/2019
Scientists have developed tiny, smart robots that can swim through blood vessels, paving the way for ingestible machines that could deliver drugs directly to diseased tissue in the future. The researchers from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) and ETH Zurich in Switzerland drew inspiration from bacteria to design the highly flexible biocompatible micro-robots.
Electronic Design- by James Morra - 01/17/2019
Wiliot, a startup developing Bluetooth chips that can be powered by ambient radio frequencies, has raised $30 million in funding from Qualcomm Ventures, Samsung Venture Investment, Avery Dennison and Amazon Web Services, among others. The funding increases the company’s total to $50 million as it moves closer to entering production.