Archive: 21/01/2011

Soft grip: Pneumatic elastomers as robotic arms

( -- It looks like a starfish made of soft plastic. When air is blown into it through a thin tube it comes to life and the starfish closes like a hand. It does this so gently that it can grasp a raw egg without ...

dateJan 21, 2011 in Engineering
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Forensics: A call for evidence

Many people today rely heavily on instant messaging services such as AIM, Windows Live Messenger and Google Talk for communications, and an increasing number of users are accessing these online chat services from their mobile ...

dateJan 21, 2011 in Software
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