2019-07-11 - Nitin Dahad

Startup Claims First Autonomous Medical Device

French startup Diabeloop has developed an 'autonomous' medical device with embedded machine learning for treating type 1 diabetes.

2019-07-02 - George Leopold

Blog: U.S. Aviation Hero Slams MCAS

The aviation hero endorses the notion that software has come between pilot and machine.

2019-06-27 - Junko Yoshida

What if a Waymo Robotaxi Causes a Fatality?

"Autonomous" taxis still have human backups watching out. Some AV company just bought watch-the-watcher technology. Was it Waymo?

2019-06-18 - Junko Yoshida

HD Mapping & Data Ownership

HD mapping isn't a convenience; it can be critical for AVs, car OEMs and high-tech companies. There's a high-stakes game…

2019-05-22 - Imec

A Smart Radar System for Gesture Recognition

Imec adds machine learning to its 140GHz radar technology to enable intuitive man-machine interactions

2019-05-17 - Brian Santo

Architecture Still Entrenched in Mechanical Era Practices

All sorts of high-tech solutions were suggested for rebuilding Notre Dame. Hardly anyone in civil engineering can afford all that…

2019-04-11 - Matthew Burgess

Optical Fingerprint Scanners to Dominate Smartphone Market

The latest report by TrendForce anticipates the costs of FOD (Fingerprint on Display) technology to slide as big brands extend…

2019-04-10 - Nitin Dahad

Infineon To Expand ADAS R&D

The company has broken ground in Austria on a new facility dedicated to developing chips for ADAS

2019-03-29 - George Leopold

Boeing 737 MAX: “Baffling” Decisions

The saga of Boeing’s 737 MAX serves as a case study in engineering incompetence, and in engineering ethics – or…

2019-03-21 - Junko Yoshida

Liquid Crystal Metasurfaces Used to Steer Beams

Lumotive, a Seattle-based, venture-backed startup, is unveiling Wednesday a lidar technology based on metamaterials, a relatively new and exotic technological…