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Future autonomous machines may build trust through emotion

Army research has extended the state-of-the-art in autonomy by providing a more complete picture of how actions and nonverbal signals contribute to promoting cooperation. Researchers suggested guidelines for designing autonomous machines such as robots, self-driving cars, drones and personal assistants that will effectively collaborate with Soldiers. Dr. Celso de Melo,…
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September 16, 2020
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Watch Dogs: Legion PC Specs Revealed

by William D'Angelo , posted 2 days ago / 607 ViewsUbisoft has released the PC specifications for the PC version of Watch Dogs: Legion. It breaks down the requirements for running the game in 1080p in low and high settings, as well as running the game in 1440p, 4K, and…
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September 16, 2020
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Rwanda’s COVID-19 response goes high-tech

Rwanda’s government is using drones in densely populated, difficult-to-reach neighbourhoods and high-risk zones to urge compliance with COVID-19 preventive measures. Police procured drones with a capacity to broadcast sound and record high definition images. The intervention was prompted by a lack of compliance by residents to follow directives to stay…
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September 13, 2020
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QuadSAT pivots to offering ready-to-fly testing kits with fresh investment

by Andrew Parsonson — September 10, 2020 Danish startup QuadSAT uses specially equipped quadcopter drones as satellite stand-ins to help antenna makers and their customers test and calibrate antennas. Credit: QuadSAT VALLETTA, Malta — QuadSAT, a Danish startup that tests and calibrates antennas using quadcopter drones as stand-ins for satellites,…
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September 10, 2020
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Walmart kicks off drone delivery pilot in North Carolina

With the launch of its long-awaited subscription delivery service less than a week away, Walmart is taking another swipe at rival Amazon with the start of a drone delivery pilot in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The world's largest retailer said the pilot will focus on delivering certain grocery and household items…
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September 9, 2020
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The best pro drones for stunning aerial shots

Achieve shots from great heights.Arnold Dogelis via UnsplashIf you’re in the market for cinematic, aerial footage that will capture your activities – whether it’s a casual day at the beach or an adventurous hike in the mountains – pro drones have you covered. These high-quality cameras fly overhead, taking sweeping…
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August 12, 2020
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Forces want laser-guided bombs on Heron drones

NEW DELHI: Amid border tensions with China, the armed forces are pushing a case for arming their Heron unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) with laser-guided bombs, precision-guided munitions and anti-tank missiles for taking out enemy positions and armoured regiments. The proposal, named 'Project Cheetah', has been revived by the armed forces…
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August 9, 2020
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Taiwan and US in talks for sale of advanced military drones, sources say

SeaGuardian surveillance drones have a range of 6,000 nautical miles. Photo: HandoutAmerican SeaGuardian aerial vehicles would dramatically extend the range of the island’s fleet, expanding capacity to peer into mainland China Deal requires congressional approval and it is not clear if permission would include weaponry Topic |   TaiwanPublished: 5:18pm, 7 Aug,…
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August 7, 2020