Daily Archives: 05.02.2021

Squids and jellyfish inspired scientists to make highly efficient underwater robots

We need better tools to study such sensitive ocean environments as coral reefs and isolated ecosystems. Robots are great at that, but what kind of a design should such a research robot have? Scientists At the Universities of Edinburgh and Southampton think that the best design for such a robot would be inspired by two of nature’s smartest swimmers. Aurelia ...

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Pubs entitled to insurance over Covid closures

The action was taken by the owners of four pubs, including Lemon & Duke in Dublin city centre (Pic: RollingNews.ie) The High Court has ruled that four pub owners are entitled to be compensated by Insurer FBD for the disruption their businesses suffered due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In a landmark decision, the outcome of which affects claims made by ...

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‘Profit-Taking Has Completed’ – Will The Market See Bullish Bitcoin Signals?

Source: Adobe/bilanol As bitcoin (BTC)‘s price is trying to move higher again, a number of bullish signals have appeared on the crypto sky, according to insiders – while a popular analyst argues that the profit-taking is over. (Updated at 15:01 UTC with an announcement from MicroStrategy.) Earlier today, BTC jumped to almost USD 35,350 before it corrected lower again. At ...

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SpaceX Launches Starlink-18, Sets Up For Another Launch Feb 7

SpaceX launches Starlink-18 from Cape Canaveral, FL on Feb 4, 2021. Photo: Jeff Seibert / AmericaSpace.com An unexpected record was set earlier today, when SpaceX relaunched a Falcon 9 within 27 days of its most recent mission. The flight-seasoned B1060 core stage—making her fifth overall flight in a little more than seven months—rose atop a pillar of brilliant golden flame ...

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“Explainable AI” Technology Provides Users with Concrete Steps to Achieve Desired Outcomes

A new technology based on the principle of “explainable AI” that automatically presents users with steps needed to achieve a desired outcome based on AI results about data, was announced. Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Hokkaido University today announced the development of a new technology based on the principle of “explainable AI” that automatically presents users with steps needed to achieve ...

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