Posts Categorized: Manufacturing

Flying robot can transform in mid-air`

A team of researchers have created a robot that uses a new flying technology and hopes its approach will enable the robot to pick up and drop items in future.

Smart walls react to the human touch

Researchers have integrated sensory electrodes into walls that can sense activity in a room and create additional interactive surfaces.

New robot detects industrial hackers

A new robot could help detect, deflect and counteract hacker attempts who target factories and industrial sites.

Dissolvable packaging reduces construction waste

A cement bag that dissolves in the mixer is now commercially available, helping to reduce waste throughout the construction process.

Browser extension reveals manufacturers’ ethics

New browser extension uses algorithms to mine publicly available sources to keep users informed about manufacturers’ ethical practices.