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 Read More
A massive downsizing may be looming in the airline industry as domestic carriers ground no fewer than 76 planes amid the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled activities across the country.
Following plummeting passenger demand and lockdown, the eight domestic airlines on Friday suspended flight operations.
This came barely two weeks after the Read More
Everyone is talking about Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) these days. Fitness devices are measuring our steps and analysing our daily health; map applications telling us the best way to get from A to B based on the trips of countless others before us; even the alarm app Read More
Chinese e-commerce company JD.com is partnering with Taihe Music Group and various international liquor brands to bring the feel of a night club to patrons online.
The campaign aims to simulate the physical clubbing experience, complete with music and, of course, liquor sales.
Some of the major brands involved are Budweiser, Rémy Read More
Supplemental structural members are new columns, beams, braces, and walls which are constructed to support damaged structures.
The provision of supplemental structural elements is a strengthening technique by which the original strength of deteriorated structures is restored, or increase the capacity of the structure to support greater loads in different environmental Read More
Velocity and Acceleration are vector functions that are used to explain the kinematics of fluid flow. Both velocity and acceleration have their respective components in three directions, i.e x, y, and z. Both the components are dependent on the space-co-ordinates (x,y, and z)and time ‘t’.
Here, the expression for velocity and Read More
China’s internet giant Tencent Holdings has launched a new video conferencing app in an attempt to penetrate and compete with major players in the international market.
VooV Meeting, the international spin-off of the company’s homegrown Tencent Meeting app, has already been rolled out in over 100 countries and regions, including Malaysia, Read More
Medical front-liners are constantly at risk during the pandemic. Even a routine temperature check now poses a risk of transmission, and that’s just one of the many critical tasks that have to be carried out.
With personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies running low across the globe, keeping the risks Read More
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 Read More
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, Read More