General, Research, Technology

Can robots help treat mental illness?

Would you like to communicate with a robot? And with a robot psychologist? A study by tech company Oracle and HR consultancy Workplace Intelligence found that 82% of people surveyed in 11 countries believe robots are better at coping with psychological problems than humans. However, according to researchers, such communication has significant disadvantages, since there are important human qualities thatContinue Reading


General, Research, Technology

Why is walking one of the best health exercises?

To walk is to be human. For 6 million years of the existence of Homo Sapiens, it was the ability to walk upright that allowed humanity to overcome enormous distances and survive in changing climatic conditions, environment and landscapes. But walking is more than just a way to get around. She is very helpful to us. According to a number of scientific studies, walking has several benefits forContinue Reading


Gadgets

The internals of MacBook Air and MacBook Pro 13 with M1 chip are identical to previous series of laptops (4 photos)

IFixit experts investigated the changes madeApple engineers into the updated models of MacBook Air and MacBook Pro 13 laptops, using Apple's proprietary M1 processors on ARM architecture, instead of chips from Intel. Having looked at the internal layout of computers, iFixit specialists note only a few changes compared to previous models. The iFixit experts' findings indicate that the internal structure of the updated MacBook AirContinue Reading


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California supercar Elation Freedom at a price of $ 2 million, with a capacity of 1900 hp and an autonomous driving range of up to 640 km (6 photos + video)

In the luxury electric hypercar market(supercars) is currently dominated by the European company Rimac (Croatia), whose shareholder is Porsche and partners Renault, Jaguar, Aston Martin, Hyundai and Kia. However, the Californian company Elation Hypercars seeks to deprive the Croats of the monopoly and brings to the market a conceptual model of the electric hypercar Elation Freedom. The body of the new electric vehicle is made of carbon fiber, whichContinue Reading


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Cat Translator Now Available on Google Play

From now on, cat owners will be able to even moreeffectively establish communication with furry pets using the MeowTalk mobile application, which translates the meow into a human-understandable language. Created by one of the former Amazon Alexa assistant developers Javier Sanchez, now at Akvelon. To understand the feline phraseology, the engineers were helped by Sanchez's cat named Mittens, who provided the developers with felineContinue Reading


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"Russian Cyber ​​Village" - a short film about a Russian village as part of the Mars colonization project (video)

Myths about the technological backwardness of the Russianhinterland is smashed by a playful YouTube video called Russian cyberpunk farm, which has already collected 2.9 million views in the first four days. Farmer Nikolai from the Ryazan province talks about the advantages of living in a cyber village, where cows are grazed by Izhevsk Dynamics Corporation robots (analogy with Boston Dynamics cyber dogs), mail is delivered by drones, andContinue Reading


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Olive Pro - wireless headphones and hearing aid in one device (video)

People with hearing problems will be able toTake advantage of a unique offering from South Korea's Olive Union, with an office in the United States, a research center in Japan and manufacturing facilities in Vietnam, the Olive Pro, a wireless headphone and hearing aid device. The compact Olive Pro headphones will expand the range of acoustic perception of people with hearing impairments. ByContinue Reading