Like millions of others, my home page was the simple Google search page. But lately, it’s been forcing me to Yahoo and you know, it’s just as good a search engine. Google has been accusing me of spamming it and as a result makes me repeat those squiggly letters before it will conduct my query – Not always, but enough to make me give Yahoo a try. This only happens at work, BTW.
I do a couple of dozen of searches on a slow day so it’s irritating. So hello Yahoo, goodbye Google, for now.
Two researchers from Cornell University have won a $100,000 grant from NASA to continue work to develop an energy-harvesting robotic eel the space agency aims to use to explore oceans on one of the moons of Jupiter.
Is the factory smarter than it used to be? From recent buzzwords, you’d think we’ve entered a new dimension in industrial plants, where robots run all physical functions wirelessly and humans do little more than program ever more capable robotics. Some of that is actually true, but it’s been true for a while.
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