Tiny Magnetic Robots Might Have a Future on Tiny Assembly Lines [VIDEO]
Apr 17, 2014 10:46
See those tiny dots in the picture above? They are tiny robots, aimed at mass producing electronics in the near future. Built by a company called SRI International, they have found a way to control them using magnets.
The secret is to deploy them on a circuit board where the magnetic fields can be localized so that each ca be controlled without affecting the others nearby. It can be maneuvered with impressive precision too, so it makes sense that it may be able to assemble electronics on a mass scale some day. [SRI via IEEE Spectrum]
For business owners and major corporations alike, one of the biggest concerns in moving product and making sales has always been visibility. In order to convince people to pay for your service of purchase your product, you must first make a positive impression on potential customers. Read more
The growth of social media has changed the way businesses and individuals see communication and entertainment. For business owners, social media platforms offer a host of opportunities, from brand-building to engaging customers. Researches say that individuals on social media are perceived receptive, especially when these users are active on these platforms for hours each day. Read more
There is no doubt that over recent years we have all become extremely reliant on mobile technology. People these days have not just one but multiple mobile devices to their names. It’s not just adults that have them either, as it was in years gone by. These days, youngsters that have not even reached their teens have mobile devices that they use on a daily basis. So, what exactly is behind this obsession? Read more