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Boston Dynamics Stretch robot works the warehouse floor
Boston Dynamic warehouse robot Stretch has an extra long arm with a "smart gripper"
Watch how Tesla’s new touchscreen drive selector works
Elon is a genius but when it comes to touchscreen GUI he is way out of his depth.
Zoom Escaper how-to self-sabotage your Zoom meetings
Audio will get you out of that Zoom meeting. Not saying you should, just saying....
How to recommission your wireless system post-pandemic
Every wireless system is designed for downtime—but not a full year offline. Here’s how to safely bring your system back up to speed.
WATCH: Why real explosions don’t look like Hollywood
An explosives engineer explains as only an engineer can.
Mitsubishi Electric acquires novel video compression tech
A new video compression tech, developed by researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s (FAU) College of Engineering and Computer Science, has been acquired by Japanese tech giant Mitsubishi Electric Corporation....
LG announces autonomous disinfecting robot for public spaces
This addition to the CLOi family of robots supports hotels, schools, offices, restaurants, and retailers.
Global Pro AV Industry Will Decline to $239 Billion in 2020
Growth to resume in 2021 according to new forecasts From AVIXA
A $350 “anti-5G” device is a 128MB USB stick, teardown finds
Comes with a 25-page manual.
What ‘The Stack’ represents and why It’s necessary to IP workflows
By Brad Price, Audinate
How to watch SpaceX’s historic 1st Demo-2 astronaut launch online
By Tariq Malik, Space.com
TSA announces airport screening changes for coronavirus
Not including temperature screening
New SD 8.0 specification is nearly four times faster than the current one
The SD Association, the group that sets the standards for memory cards, announced a new SD 8.0 specification for SD Express memory cards today that will allow the cards to transfer...
Sony’s first AI image sensor will make cameras everywhere smarter
Sony on-device AI image sensor promises to be faster, cheaper, and more secure
Ethernet Alliance study finds Power over Ethernet issues
By Michael Cooney, Networkworld
Zooming High(er)-Quality Audio with ZoomAudioDevice and ProTools
By Steve La Cerra, Mixonline
Interactive coronavirus map released by Johns Hopkins
Johns Hopkins University builds a dashboard to help you keep things in perspective and to visualize your travel in the context of the coronavirus spread.
Zoom doesn’t really have 300 million daily active users
Zoom is having to learn a lot about being a real company
Control system at work: Saving the crew of Apollo 13
By Eric Berger and Lee Hutchinson, Ars Technica
Applying for the Paycheck Protection Program Part 2
By Henry Clifford, Residential Systems
Coronavirus construction restrictions and delayed projects reports
It's different in different states and information is changing daily; here's where things stand as of April plus access to an interactive map on coronavirus construction delays
FCC gives Sony and Google the right to open 3.5 GHz band to commercial use
Two other companies will join them as designated Spectrum Access System (SAS) Administrators as the FCC paves the way for full commercial operations in the 3.5 GHz band.
WATCH: Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance ridethrough
Last week Disney opened its second flagship ride of the decade. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance is an interactive ride (part of it is trackless); guest can have...