What’s New In Robotics?  14.02.2020

What’s New In Robotics?  14.02.2020

Good morning. In this week’s news mix: igus releases new cobot cable management kit, Nissan invests in cobots and 2019 North  American robot sales increased by 1.8 per cent. We also view an exhibition of stunning robot paintings, admire a prototype blood drawing...
Instagram prototypes “Latest Posts” feature

Instagram prototypes “Latest Posts” feature

Instagram users who miss the reverse chronological feed might get a new way to see the most recent pics and videos from who they follow. Instagram has been spotted internally prototyping a “Latest Posts” feature that appears as a pop-up over the main feed and brings...
What Is a Linear Voltage Regulator?

What Is a Linear Voltage Regulator?

Electronic systems usually receive a power-supply voltage that is higher than the voltage required by the system’s circuitry. For example, a 9 V battery might be used to power an amplifier that needs an input range of 0 to 5 V, or two 1.5 V batteries in series might...
Laser Li-Fi May Far Outpace 5G Communications

Laser Li-Fi May Far Outpace 5G Communications

Our increasingly connected world has always made use of the radio frequency (RF) spectrum for communications. Today, wireless data is a critical utility, an element of modern infrastructure that underpins virtually all of the services that we rely on. With...