Engineering technology may not have been the biggest news of the past week but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t happening. In fact, I’d say they were the highlight of my week! I hope you enjoy my finds. And please, please comment with links to the engineering articles I may have missed.
Paralyzed Monkeys Walk With Help Of Neural Interface
Scientists develop a cancer-detecting smartphone add-on that’s up to 99% accurate
Harvard researchers 3D print a heart-on-a-chip
Google’s DeepMind AI –“Grasps Basic Laws of Physics”
Samsung files patent for a bizarre folding smartphone
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My picks for the Top 5 engineering technology articles are focused on the topic of artificial intelligence this week — a topic I personally find fascinating. AI technologies already permeate our lives and have been fueled in part by cloud computing and web-based data gathering, so I hope you’ll enjoy exploring this fast going research area with me.
Microsoft is putting Cortana machine learning in a fridge
What If Intelligent Machines Could Learn From Each Other?
Study says artificial intelligence will change our lives but won’t kill us
How Artificial Intelligence is Helping Japanese Cucumber Farmers
New center to align AI systems with human values
This week my Top 5 engineering technology article picks include further advances in contact lenses technologies, autonomous and flying taxis, $18 million in funding for engineering research cut loose and putting a chip in our brains.
This week’s top 5 engineering technology articles take us from virtual reality to engineering greener cars to wearable tech to the world of robots. Enjoy!
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