Wednesday 27 January 2021
November 17, 2020
Ford Puts Robotic Dog to Work
Workers at Ford Motor Company may have noticed a couple of "dogs" roaming the factory floor recently. The automaker has enlisted the help of some four-legged robots to map the factory floor. Able to climb stairs, open doors and get into tight spots, these robo-dogs are ultimately saving their human
March 04, 2020
Deepfakes: Silicon Valley Prepares to Battle the Latest Election Threat
Images of a reborn Princess Leia, or a youthful Robert DeNiro are bewitching illusions for movie-goers. But concern that the same technology could be weaponized to incite chaos in an election is leading to “deepfake” bans on social media, and a race to develop detection tools
February 13, 2020
Robots, Drones and Tech Buzz at US Consumer Electronics Show
The 2020 Consumer Electronic Show kicks off Tuesday in Las Vegas. People flock to CES to see the latest technologies from big and small companies – robotics, drones, artificial intelligence, virtual reality - and how things we use every day are changing thanks to technology
December 07, 2019
With 3D-Printed Tissues, Bioengineers Are One Step Closer to 3D-Printed Organs
Creating human organs from a 3D printer may sound like science fiction, but researchers are working on making that a reality. Engineers in one lab at Rice University are 3D printing complex vascular networks found in human tissue.
November 26, 2019
Robots and Holograms Staff High-Tech Hotel in Japan
A high-tech hotel in Japan is science fiction come to life, with virtual ninjas staffing the front desk, facial recognition software that detects customers’ moods, and dinosaur footprints leading to the elevator. VOA’s Arash Arabasadi takes us back to the future. VOA Khmer's Phy Sopheada narrates.