Search results for security, robot, patrol, shops, pulls, punches, giant, metal, fists, , machine, water, guns

this rainwater collector offers a practical solution to water scarcity and irrigation challenges with its versatile applicability. The post FALTAZI’s steel funnel latches onto water tanks to harvest rainwater and provide shelter appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
UW researchers say they can now mute different parts of a noisy room, or isolate one conversation in a chaotic environment, thanks to a swarm of small audio robots that auto-position themselves to pinpoint and follow multiple moving sound sources.Continue ReadingCategory: TechnologyTags: Noise-Canceling, Audio, University of Washington
At disaster sites, it's not uncommon for both the water supply and electrical grid to be out of commission. That's where a new system may someday come in, as it utilizes just a small amount of electricity – which could be stored in a battery – to desalinate seawater for drinking.Continue ReadingCategory: TechnologyTags: University of Bath, Desalination, Water, Disasters
Large, truck-based sport utilities like the Expedition exist to serve several roles: people haulers, trailer pullers, stuff carriers, and sometimes off-road beasts. The people who buy them expect them to do all of these things at one time or another. The Expedition Timberline won’t disappoint there.Continue ReadingCategory: Automotive, TransportTags: SUV, Ford, Off-road, Reviews
opening later this 2023, robofab expects delivery of the first humanoid robots ‘digits’ in 2024 with general market availability in 2025. The post robofab to start running world’s first robot factory & produce 10,000 humanoid bots per year appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
superhelix studio's main objective is to create a development that respects the unique characteristics of the location overlooking the tatra mountains. The post steep-sloped metal roofs crown residential units in poland resembling nest boxes appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
MAD architects' porous cultural hub pays homage to anji's bamboo and white tea heritage. The post giant ‘bamboo leaves’ top MAD’s anji culture and art center in china appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Agility Robotics is well into construction of a 70,000-sq-ft (6,503-sq-m) facility in Salem, Oregon, with the capacity to produce more than 10,000 units per year of the company's Digit humanoid robot – which will work alongside humans on the factory floor.Continue ReadingCategory: Robotics, TechnologyTags: Humanoid, Robot Factory, Robotics, Robots
Most robots use electric actuators, but this little fella packs a lot more punch. Researchers have created a new type of minuscule combustion engine that gives this tiny frog robot explosive leaping abilities, as well as fine movement control.Continue ReadingCategory: Robotics, TechnologyTags: Biomimicry, Engine Technologies, Cornell University, Robot, Robotics
Shingle-like panels made of weathering steel clad the pyramidal forms at the River Bend Residence, a project designed by Texan studio Lake Flato Architects to "sit lightly upon the land". Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

Add to Technorati Favorites