Amazon to launch new Echo devices, new Alexa features and more on September 28 – India Today

It is that of the time year again when you can expect Amazon to launch a new set of Echo devices, Alexa features and other services. The e-commerce platform has officially announced the date of its next hardware event. In an invite to the media, Amazon has revealed that the hardware event will be held on September 28 at 9:30 pm IST. Although Amazon has not revealed the details of the event, the invite sent to The Verge revealed that there will be “news about our latest Amazon devices, […]
Amazon to launch new Echo devices, new Alexa features and more on September 28 – India Today

Elon Musk hints at new Tesla Gigafactory, denies location is in Russia – Electrek

Elon Musk denied rumors that Tesla has selected a Russian city as its next location for a new Gigafactory.
In the process, he hinted that Tesla is on the hunt for a new location.
Tesla is currently in the process of starting production at two new massive factories, Gigafactory Berlin and Gigafactory Texas. These two factories are expected to more than double Tesla’s production capacity.
They are also the first EV factories that Tesla has built from the ground up – learning from its […]
Elon Musk hints at new Tesla Gigafactory, denies location is in Russia – Electrek

Harnessing Drones, Geophysics and Artificial Intelligence to Root Out Land Mines

Armed with a newly minted undergraduate degree in geology, Jasper Baur is in the mining business. Not those mines where we extract metals or minerals; the kind that kill and maim thousands of people every year. Baur and colleagues are trying to show that drone-borne geophysical sensors already used in fields such as exploration geology, volcanology and archaeology may be applied to more efficiently spot and eliminate these deadly hazards
As a freshman at upstate New York’s Binghamton […]
Harnessing Drones, Geophysics and Artificial Intelligence to Root Out Land Mines

Amazon Sony Google TV Quiz Answers: Win Sony Bravia 4K Ultra HD Smart LED Google TV

Amazon has introduced several new quiz contests in the FunZone section. Among them, the Amazon Sony Google TV quiz will give you a chance to win the Sony Bravia (65-inches) 4K Ultra HD Smart LED Google TV KD-65X80AJ (2021 model) for free. To enter the prize pool, you need to answer five questions correctly as one wrong answer can eliminate you from the game. So, check here all the correct answers for the Amazon Sony Google TV quiz.
Amazon Sony Google TV Quiz: How To Play?
For the unaware, […]
Amazon Sony Google TV Quiz Answers: Win Sony Bravia 4K Ultra HD Smart LED Google TV

Elon Musk pulls Bay Area home off the market again – SFGATE

File photo of Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, speaking during Satellite 2020 at the Washington Convention Center on March 9, 2020.
Turns out, it’s hard to sell off all your possessions. Especially when one of those possessions is a historic 100-year-old Hillsborough mansion on 47 acres of land.
Elon Musk tweeted in May 2020 that he was selling “almost all physical possessions. Will own no house.” He has almost succeeded in fulfilling this promise, offloading at least six real estate properties in […]
Elon Musk pulls Bay Area home off the market again – SFGATE

Locus Robotics Acquires Waypoint Robotics

Leader in Warehouse Automation Accelerates Expansion of Product Offerings and Innovation to Serve New Use Cases in the Global Warehouse Robotics Automation Industry
WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Locus Robotics, the leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMR) for fulfillment warehouses, today announced that it has acquired Waypoint Robotics, an industry leader in industrial-strength, autonomous, omnidirectional mobile robots. 
"Locus is the proven leader in the […]
Locus Robotics Acquires Waypoint Robotics

Get ready for Amazon’s 2021 upcoming hardware event!

We could soon get to see new Amazon devices. The e-commerce behemoth has officially announced that it will hold its fall hardware event on Tuesday, September 28, at 12 PM ET. We have no official details as to what may be announced or what to expect, but the invitation says that we will receive news about their latest devices, features, and services.
It is official, on September 28, Amazon will hold its 2021 hardware event. There’s no clear idea as to what will happen or which new products […]
Get ready for Amazon’s 2021 upcoming hardware event!

MIT study finds Tesla drivers become inattentive when Autopilot is activated – Yahoo Finance

By the end of this week, potentially thousands of Tesla owners will be testing out the automaker's newest version of its "Full Self-Driving" beta software, version 10.0.1, on public roads, even as regulators and federal officials investigate the safety of the system after a few high-profile crashes.
A new study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology lends credence to the idea that the FSD system, which despite its name is not actually an autonomous system but rather an […]
MIT study finds Tesla drivers become inattentive when Autopilot is activated – Yahoo Finance

Harnessing Drones, Geophysics and Artificial Intelligence to Root Out Land Mines

Armed with a newly minted undergraduate degree in geology, Jasper Baur is in the mining business. Not those mines where we extract metals or minerals; the kind that kill and maim thousands of people every year. Baur and colleagues are trying to  show that drone-borne geophysical sensors already used in fields such as exploration geology, volcanology and archaeology may be applied to more efficiently spot and eliminate these deadly hazards
As a freshman at upstate New York’s Binghamton […]
Harnessing Drones, Geophysics and Artificial Intelligence to Root Out Land Mines

Apple's next 2021 event could show off AirPods 3 and new MacBook Pros in October – CNET

Apple could host another event later this fall. 
Although Apple revealed the iPhone 13 at its September launch event last week, anticipation for the company’s next event is already growing, and the latest buzz comes from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, who says new MacBook Pro models and the AirPods 3 are expected to debut by the end of this year. 
Responding to a question about new Macs on Twitter, Gurman previously said he expects “there will be two events” from Apple this fall, as usual, and […]
Apple's next 2021 event could show off AirPods 3 and new MacBook Pros in October – CNET