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NVIDIA has announced that it's building a new AI platform for just about all of the big players in humanoid robot development, which is based on a general-purpose foundation model that's possibly named after a talking tree-like creature from the Marvel Universe.Continue ReadingCategory: Robotics, TechnologyTags: NVIDIA, Humanoid, Robots, Artificial Intelligence
China's Unitree Robotics is claiming a new world speed record for its H1 humanoid robot. In a just-released video, the bipedal bot is pictured hustling along at a claimed 3.3 meters per second (11.9 km/h or 7.4 mph) … and the fun doesn't stop there.Continue ReadingCategory: Robotics, TechnologyTags: Unitree, Humanoid, biped, World's Fastest, Robot
Existing processors in PCs, smartphones and other devices can be supercharged for enormous power and efficiency gains using a new parallel processing software framework designed to eliminate bottlenecks and use multiple chips at once.Continue ReadingCategory: Computers, TechnologyTags: Personal Computers, smartphones, Processing, UC Riverside
Responses to AI chat prompts not snappy enough? California-based generative AI company Groq has a super quick solution in its LPU Inference Engine, which has recently outperformed all contenders in public benchmarks.Continue ReadingCategory: TechnologyTags: Artificial Intelligence, Processing, Performance, Speed
Geothermal development company Fervo Energy has announced impressive strides being made at its Cape Station facility in southern Utah. The results could lead to a quicker and more widespread uptake of this super-clean energy production process.Continue ReadingCategory: Energy, ScienceTags: Geothermal, Clean Energy, Alternative Energy
China's biggest missile manufacturer is working on a hyperloop. CASIC claims it's clocked the fastest speed ever for a superconducting maglev vehicle – over 623 km/h (387 mph) – during tests in a low-vacuum tube just 2 km (1.2 miles) long.Continue ReadingCategory: TransportTags: Hyperloop, Vacuum Tube, Maglev, China, World's Fastest
German upstart yacht builder Mayla looks to launch a new breed of boat that marries the all-out performance of a speedboat with the luxury of a yacht. Its newly debuted 44-foot (13.5-m) GT looks like the tip of a harpoon ready to split air and water molecules as it bullets toward a targeted three-figure top speed. But the sleek vessel also brings along a spacious cockpit area for basking in the s
Back in 2020, Swiss high-end bike maker Stromer unveiled a version of its ST5 ebike with integrated anti-lock braking. Now the company has launched a variant in North America featuring Pinion electronic shifting.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: ebikes, Pedal-assisted, Stromer
German bike maker Bulls has launched a new trekking ebike called the Vuca Evo Speed FSX 1 that features a combined motor and gearbox by Pinion, Gates belt drive, full suspension and a 25-kg rear luggage rack for hauling gear around town and beyond.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: ebikes, Pedal-assisted
Just like their automotive counterparts, gas-powered quad bikes (aka ATVs) aren't exactly poster children for the green movement. That's why we're seeing an increasing number of electric models, the latest being the carbon-fiber-bodied Equad.Continue ReadingCategory: Outdoors, LifestyleTags: Electric Vehicles, Quadbikes, Quad, ATV, Off-road 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

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