Paving the way for the Internet of Things

It's set to be the perfect combination: the rapid growth of high-speed cellular networks and the introduction of IP version 6, which has enough IP addresses for every grain of sand on Earth. Add to this mix the proliferation of the ARM-embedded computing architecture, now the de facto global standard for low-power, high-performance mobile computing thanks to its successful integration into virtually all mobile phones on the market. Read more »

Shape-shifting robots

A new phase-changing material built from wax and foam could allow robots to switch between hard and soft states. Read more »

A plea to engineers

Bishop & Associates' Bob Hult offers a plea to engineers, praising all they've achieved but requesting a bit of restraint. Read more »

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