Toshiba IK-WB15A Network Camera provides an alternative to traditional analog closed-circuit TV cameras for video surveillance, this internet protocol (IP) camera has 1280 × 960 resolution and up to 30 frame-per-second Motion-JPEG video streaming along with other features. The self-contained unit does not require an on-site PC for operation. Instead, an embedded IP server allows users to access live video through a standard Web browser for real-time incident response. Motion detection capability signals the digital control to automatically record video when a user is not watching. An easy-to-use network interface allows remote control of pan, tilt and the 2.6X optical zoom functions.
The Beam Store from Suitable Technologies is managed by remote workers from places as diverse as New York and Sydney, Australia. Employees attend to store visitors through Beam Smart Presence Systems (SPSs) from the company. The systems combine mobility and video conferencing and allow people to communicate directly from a remote location via a screen as well as move around as if they are actually in the room.
An MIT research team has invented what they see as a solution to the need for biodegradable 3D-printable materials made from something besides petroleum-based sources: a water-based robotic additive extrusion method that makes objects from biodegradable hydrogel composites.
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