This is just one proof that technology innovates. But do you think it's worth it? I mean, is it a good idea? War will soon be terrible for bots, reports the New York Times. Predator drones are so last week. Completely computerized military drones are the future. Like Terminator robots from Skynet, these fully automated drones will learn and destroy without human remotes. Source of article: Fully automated killer drones changing face of warfare.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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