At the official CES 2018, which is currently being held in Las Vegas from January 9-12, the Japanese manufacturer presented a quartet of new robotic and AI concepts developed to make people’s lives better: to assist people in disaster recovery, recreation and learning from human interaction to become more helpful and empathetic.
Honda's advanced robot series — 3E, which stands for Empower, Experience and Empathy, seen by the company as the three ways robotics can enhance our daily lives — includes a companion bot (3E-A18), an autonomous off-road vehicle (3E-D18) and two concepts for moving people (3E-B18) and things (3E-C18).
Kamchatka is famous for its great population of bears; they also need a lot of food to survive there. Sometimes people feed them, however, that's not enough, so the bears are growing bolder in their eternal quest for sweets and snacks.
Some animals have become famous by making predictions for matches during the 2018 FIFA World Cup and some have even made accurate predictions. But sometimes it is difficult to determine whether these fluffy creatures are real oracles or their ability to foresee was just a coincidence. But no one can deny that they're at least really cute!
Despite all the achievements of technological progress, nature's ways of dealing with problems remain relevant. Who needs an expensive brand new seismograph when you can have a somewhat more traditional one - extra fluffy and purring?
What could possibly be better than some tough military exercises? Only the same games at night! Russia's Ministry of Defense has published footage of armored fighting vehicles (AFV), performing nighttime firing drills.
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