Coordinated microbots

SRI International’s senior researcher Annioe Wong-Foy demonstrated a group of small robots working together to make structures bigger than them. Each individual robot is very simple and have only one or two metallic arms that allow it to make a set of predefined operations, but using several of this microrobots it’s …

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3D Printing in real live

Lisa Harouni is one of the many entrepreneur trying to take 3D printing to everyone’s houses. The main idea behind Lisa’s company  Digital Forming is to create online databases with designs that can then be customized using tools specifically designed to be usable by domestic users. This is not a new technology, 3D Printing is around for 25 …

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