Category Automotive

Do We Need Autonomous Driving?

Reprinted from Technical Papers on the Development of Embedded Electronicsby Vector Here I would like to highlight some of the most interesting ideas from the set of articles by Vector. This is 1 of 7 posts on this topic. Whoever considers trends for the coming years cannot fail to include “autonomous driving”. This topic is […]

Noam Chomsky and Marvin Minsky on the History of Artificial Intelligence

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Noam Chomsky and Marvin Minsky on the History of Artificial Intelligence The Big Sort: An Insider’s Tour of a Recycling Plant Monkeys have used stone tools for hundreds of years Bio-Inspired Design: Tapping the Silent Flight of Owls History of the Car – From […]

My picks, 2016-12

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Creativity – Microsoft Research Talks How the Human Ear Works Why Porsche Is Revisiting the Hybrid Car It Also Invented The Nazi Engineer Who Created the First Ballistic Missile Nuclear War & Fermi Paradox – Mutually Assured Destruction Creativity – Microsoft Research Talks The […]

Defending cyber-physical systems from digital attacks

Every 30 years there is a new wave of things that computers do. Around 1950 they began to model events in the world (simulation), and around 1980 to connect people (communication). Since 2010 they have begun to engage with the physical world in a non-trivial way (embodiment – giving them bodies). ‒ Butler Lampson, Microsoft […]

Information that deserves attention, 7

These are the articles and videos from the previous week I found most interesting. Thermal Touch can turn any surface into a tablet Is the key to consciousness in the claustrum? How Eye Tracking will Revolutionize Device Interaction Skype Translator: Breaking down language barriers Mercedes-Benz TV: The S 500 Intelligent Drive Concept Car Large-scale DARPA-funded […]

Cellular and Molecular Organization of the Brain

These are the articles and videos from the previous week I found most interesting. I will try to post my collection each Monday with new references.. Cellular and Molecular Organization of the Brain http://youtu.be/tN3EWutA5CE Jeanette Norden Jeanette Norden, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Emerita, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, explores how the brain learns […]