Hoover Dam, robots grasp, read lips

Small, cheap gravity gadget to peer underground – BBC News
gravimeters already exist but compared to this postage stamp-sized gadget, they are bulky and pricy. The new design is based on the littl…
How Google Wants to Solve Robotic Grasping by Letting Robots Learn for Themselves – IEEE Spectrum
How Google Wants to Solve Robotic Grasping by Letting Robots Learn for Themselves Observing the behavior of the robot after over 800,000…
McDonald’s Is Transforming Sweden’s Happy Meals Into VR Headsets
cardboard Happy Meal boxes that fold into virtual reality headsets. The so-called “Happy Goggles” will make their debut at 14 restaur…
21 Amazing Photos of the Hoover Dam’s Construction| Interesting Engineering
Completed in 1936, the Hoover Dam is America’s largest concrete formwork dam and stand as a tourist attraction for people across the gl…
Machines Just Got Better at Lip Reading – IEEE Spectrum
a new lip-reading algorithm that improves a computer’s ability to differentiate between sounds—such as ‘p’, ‘b,’ and ‘m’…