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How to market real AI solutions in a cynical world

The business world is fast-moving, and staying relevant is an unending challenge. To keep up, companies increasingly invoke AI in their marketing regardless of their true expertise in the area. As a result, the real promise of artificial intelligence is lost in the hype, and it sinks into a sci-fi …

Business

20 Images From Mars That Will Forever Change How You See The Red Planet

Twelve years ago, NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter launched.<p>With its HiRISE camera on board, it’s covered the world many times over, catching the descent and landing of the Curiosity rover.<p>It helped show that Phobos (above) and Deimos (below) resulted from impacts, not asteroid capture.<p>It even …

Planets

Chainmail tires re-invent the wheel to get future NASA rovers rolling

NASA has developed chainmail tires with a memory and thinks they'll do the trick for future rovers.<p>As readers of <i>The Register</i>'s coverage of the …

Mars

Watch NASA test the supersonic parachute for the 2020 Mars mission

Last month, NASA took another step towards the Red Planet with a test of its supersonic parachute, designed to slow the spacecraft down as it enters …

Exploration

2017 November 20 - Curiosity Rover Takes Selfie on Mars

<b>Curiosity Rover Takes Selfie on Mars</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, JPL-Caltech, MSSS<p><b>Explanation:</b> Yes, but have you ever taken a selfie on <i>Mars</i>? The Curiosity …

Planets

Meet 2017’s most inspiring Women of the Future

From aerospace engineers to computing geniuses.<p>Meet 2017’s Women of the Future<p>This year, the award took place on 15 November at the London Hilton on …

Mars

Testing the autonomous cars of 2020: future tech meets the real world

Tomorrow’s cars are being developed in the same way as yesterday’s: by clocking up thousands of arduous test miles. But as well as engines, brakes …

Transportation

Ex-NASA engineer reveals the quickest way to defrost your windscreen

With the UK set to be hit by an icy blast, one man who should know has revealed the quickest way to clear your windscreen in the mornings.<p>With the UK …

Leeds

Curiosity Rover Uses Color Detectors While Climbing Ridge on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover is putting its color-discerning capabilities to full use as it treads up a steep Martian ridge on lower Mount Sharp.<p>Curiosity …

Planets

Next Mars rover will have 23 eyes

Cameras have come a long way since the first Mars rover in 1997. The newest Mars rover from NASA – on the Mars 2020 mission – will have a wider field …

Science

Google s latest VR project that allows you to take a walk on Mars

August 6, 2012 was a rare day on planet Earth when the hunger for exploration triumphed over political conflicts. NASA's aptly titled Curiosity rover …

Mars

The Next Mars Rover Will Sport Some Serious Hardware - D-brief

By Bill Andrews | November 3, 2017 2:46 pm<p>The Mars 2020 rover. <i>(Credit: NASA)</i><p>NASA must be big fans of Douglas Quaid in <i>Total Recall</i>. “Get your ass to …

Planets

NASA’s Next Mars Rover Is Going to Be Seriously Badass

Should all go according to plan, NASA will launch its next Martian rover in July 2020. The robotic probe is still under construction, but early signs …

Geek

NASA’s new Mars rover will look at the planet with 23 ‘eyes’

If you thought the Mars Curiosity rover — which has already delivered some incredible insights about Mars and even figured out how to use its own …

Space

NASA's Next Mars Rover Is Going To Be Seriously Badarse

Should all go according to plan, NASA will launch its next Martian rover in July 2020. The robotic probe is still under construction, but early signs …

Planets

NASA's 2020 Mars Rover Will Have 23 Cameras - ExtremeTech

NASA’s 2020 Mars Rover Will Have 23 Cameras<p>By on November 1, 2017 at 4:13 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. …

Space

You’ve never seen a robot with 23 eyes quite as cute as the Mars 2020 rover

NASA’s forthcoming Mars rover, due to land in 2021, will be armed with an incredible 23 cameras to help it steer and conduct science. That’s six more …

Planets

NASA’s 2020 Mars rover supercharge with 23 eyes

NASA is working on the next rover that will cruise around the surface of Mars taking scientific measurements and generally checking out what the Red …

Planets

2020 Vision: NASA's Next Mars Rover Will Have Nearly Two Dozen Cameras

NASA's next Mars rover will be the sharpest-eyed craft ever to touch down on the Red Planet.<p>The 2020 Mars rover — which, as its name suggests, is …

Planets

NASA’s next Mars rover will have 23 eyes

If you thought the Mars Curiosity rover — which has already delivered some incredible insights about Mars and even figured out how to use its own …

Science

NASA's 2020 Mars Rover to have 23 cameras, more than any previous rover

<b>NASA</b>'s Mars 2020 mission will have more cameras than any rover before it - a grand total of 23 - to create sweeping panoramas, reveal obstacles and …

Planets

Access Mars: Follow the Curiosity Rover's Tracks in Virtual Reality

For two years, NASA scientists have been plotting the path of the Curiosity Mars rover using a Microsoft HoloLens mixed-reality headset and software …

Planets

In 2020, NASA Will Bring More Cameras to Mars Than Ever Before

Twenty-three cameras will capture the Red Planet for a variety of purposes.<p>If you like pictures of Mars, NASA has good news. The agency has announced that mission's rover will carry more cameras into space than any other, twenty-three.<p>"Camera technology keeps improving," says Justin Maki of JPL, …

Planets

Alexa, are you safe for my kids?

<i>; Credit: /Michelle Kondrich for NPR</i>Michaeleen Doucleff and Allison Aubrey | NPREarlier this month, the toy-giant Mattel announced it had pulled the …

Parenting

Curiosity Mars Rover Tests Drill after Long Delay

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is making strides toward bringing its rock-boring drill back online.<p>On Oct. 17, Curiosity pressed its drill against a …

Planets

NASA is about to do something with the Curiosity rover it never could have planned

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has already delivered some gorgeous views of the red planet and provided scientists with an incredible wealth of data …

Science

NASA's a Step Closer to Having the Curiosity Rover Drill for Organics on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover has a drill that is essential for collecting samples from within Martian bedrock for chemical analysis. But it’s been broken …

Planets

Why NASA and other brands are tapping into the gaming industry

<b>The US video games market generated $30.4bn in 2016, making it a record year for the industry.</b><p>Interestingly, the female demographic contributed to a …

Mars

Mars Rover Curiosity Tests Rock Drill After 10-Month Wait

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is making strides toward bringing its rock-boring drill back online.<p>On Oct. 17, Curiosity pressed its drill against a …

Planets

You can now take a virtual walk on Mars in your browser, thanks to Google

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to roam around the crannies and crevices of Mars, you can now do so directly in your computer.<p>In partnership with NASA, Google created Access Mars for anyone to go on a virtual tour of the distant red planet, as seen through NASA’s Curiosity Rover’s eyes. The …

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