‎Instagram likes won’t appear in public view‎

If a friend does “like” on your post, but no one else can see it except you, does all this have any value? In a very short time from now, a work case will come true: ‎‎Instagram will stop publicly displaying the likes of a post.‎ It is a test, but if proven successful, it Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

“Smart” digital bionic leg helps the disabled to walk better

“If you have seen the “Terminator”, something like that was”, ‎ ‎says Kerry Finn -60-year-old driver from Utah, USA- describing the ‎‎bionic leg‎‎ that he acquired as part ‎‎of a researchers’ program at the University of Utah.‎‎ The 60-year-old lost his left leg due to angiopathy caused by diabetes, and was one of the 10 Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

See MIT’s new engineering achievement‎

Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US have created the first full-body remote control system that transmits a human’s motion to a two-legged robot. Thus, when a human operator walks, runs or jumps, the robot does the same in a synchronized manner. In the past‎‎, MIT researchers had achieved this only Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

VIPER: NASA’s robot to search for ice on the moon

NASA will send a robotic vehicle to the south pole of the moon to examine the location and concentration of ice in the area‎‎ and to take -for the first time- samples of it, to the same pole ‎‎where the next man and the first woman are to be landed on the moon in 2024.‎‎ Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎50 years since the “birth” of the Internet‎

‎The first Internet connection between two computers coincided with the first‎‎ moon landing. The ‎‎landing of man on the surface of the moon in 1969‎‎ was an event that overshadowed, of course, any other development and news from the field of science. Although the ‎‎economic and political consequences of internet use are probably much greater Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎New artificial intelligence system detects small brain hemorrhages better than radiologists‎

Researchers in the US developed a new artificial intelligence algorithm, which manages better than experienced radiologists in detecting small cerebral bleeding.‎‎ This development is expected to ‎‎help physicians in the future to diagnose and better treat patients with head injuries, strokes and aneurysms.‎ The new system can relieve radiologists from a heavy workload, as artificial Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎”Pythia” reads better than people half-ruined ancient Greek inscriptions‎

Researchers at Deep Mind, Google’s subsidiary artificial Intelligence company‎‎, led by a Greek, have created “Pythia”, a “smart” system that seems to do better than people expert at reading half-destroyed inscriptions in ancient Greek. The fully automated system, the first of its kind in the world, fills in the missing words by making alternative suggestions, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Smart headphones with Google’s signature

‎‎”Google Pixel Buds”‎‎ brings the convenience of ‎‎”Google Assistant”‎‎ directly to your ears‎‎, ‎‎without‎‎ the need to use ‎‎wires‎‎. ‎ The “Google Pixel Buds” fit easily to all ears, and their design allows them to stay firmly in place, without having to worry about the owner losing them even if they have time to listen Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

“Smart” T-shirt monitors breathing, heart, lungs

A “smart” T-shirt that accurately monitors breathing and lung function by sensing chest and abdominal movements was presented by Dutch researchers at an international conference of the European Pulmonary Society in Madrid. The‎ ‎innovative T-shirt called “Hexoskin“ which sends data online in a mobile app, can be utilized in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Amazon introduces a new way of communicating with Alexa

At a ‎‎last event‎‎, Amazon announced it would sell a limited amount of its new, experimental gadgets. The titles are “Day 1 Editions” and the news is that not everyone will be able to get them, but only anyone who receives an invitation from the company. Based on consumer reviews and reactions to this new Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …