England's National Weights and Measure Laboratory — which has been given the authority to enforce RoHS compliance in the UK — has created a website at Rohs.gov.uk to help manufacturers of electronic products understand how to prove their compliance. Under its due diligence section, the site spells out the precautions companies need to take to show their products are free of hazardous substances. The site also offers details on enforcement, FAQs and — perhaps most important — a contact point for further information.
Major global metropolitan areas are implementing a vast number of technology, energy, transportation, and Internet projects to make the metropolis a friendlier, greener, safer, and more sustainable place to be.
Here’s a look at robots depicted in movies and on TV during the 1950s and 1960s. We tried to collect the classics here, omitting the scores of forgettable B movies such as Santa Claus Conquers the Martians and Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine. Stay tuned for slideshows of robot stars from later decades.
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