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Chinese Firm Unveils A Hospital Robot That Uses UV Light And Liquid Disinfectant Spray To Kill Coronavirus Pathogens

A Chinese company has unveiled a $40,000 (£32,650) hospital robot that uses a combination of UV light and liquid disinfectant spray to kill coronavirus pathogens. The fully-automated robot is armed with four groups of short-wave ultraviolet germ-killing lamps and five atomising disinfectant liquid spraying nozzles on its top. Standing at 4.4 feet

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Energy-Harvesting Blueprint Aims To Convert Wi-Fi Signals Into Usable Power

Any device that sends out a Wi-Fi signal also emits terahertz waves —electromagnetic waves with a frequency somewhere between microwaves and infrared light. These high-frequency radiation waves, known as “T-rays,” are also produced by almost anything that registers a temperature, including our own bodies and the inanimate objects around us. Terahertz

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IEEE Standards Association Unveils A Platform For Open Source Projects Collaboration

After adopting a new visual identity last year to signal its growth beyond standards development, the IEEE Standards Association recently introduced a platform for new technical communities to collaborate on open-source projects. Called IEEE SA Open, the platform enables independent software developers, startups, industry, academic institutions, and others to create,

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