Archive: 16/07/2010

Broadband picture may not be so bleak

In March, the Federal Communications Commission released its National Broadband Plan, in which it reported that “the actual download speed experienced on broadband connections in American households is approximately 40-50% ...

dateJul 16, 2010 in Telecom
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GRASP lab demonstrates quadrotors (w/ Video)

( -- Quadrotors, robotic vehicles resembling tiny helicopters, have been demonstrated by a group of scientists in the US. The quadrotors were shown carrying out impressive maneuvers and lifting payloads both singly ...

dateJul 16, 2010 in Engineering report
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Herschel: The first science highlights

This week, Astronomy & Astrophysics is publishing a special feature devoted to the first science results obtained with Herschel, an ESA space observatory with science instruments provided by European-led Principal Investigator ...

dateJul 16, 2010 in Astronomy
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