Daily Archives: 07.06.2021

Vetro Raises $12M As Broadband Industry Sees ‘Unprecedented’ Investment

Vetro, which develops software to help internet providers manage their network, announced its first round of funding — a $12 million growth investment led by Resolve Growth Partners. “Connectivity is a social imperative,” said co-founder and CEO Will Mitchell. “It’s not optional to have connectivity. It’s become a race to upgrade and deliver new networks.” The Portland, Maine, company originally ...

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Towards Learning to Play Piano with Dexterous Hands and Touch

Piano playing is a complex sensorimotor task involving vision, audio, and touch. Most previous attempts require a specific design or manual ordering. A recent paper on arXiv.org suggests a reinforcement learning algorithm so that an agent could learn directly from a machine-readable music score to play the piano. Image credit: PublicDomainPictures via pixabay.com, CC0 Public Domain. The method exploits tactile ...

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China launches Fengyun 4B meteorological satellite

China’s Fengyun 4B weather satellite takes off aboard a Long March 3B rocket. Credit: Xinhua China launched the Fengyun 4B weather observatory June 2 aboard a Long March 3B rocket, deploying the second in a new generation of geostationary spacecraft tracking typhoons, monitoring Earth’s climate, and measuring the space environment. The Fengyun 4B satellite will join Fengyun 4A, which launched ...

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Veteran Falcon 9 Lifts Powerful SXM-8 Communications Satellite to Orbit

B1061 spears for orbit on SpaceX’s 125th successful mission. Photo Credit: Jeff Seibert/AmericaSpace It was a duty with a difference for SpaceX’s Falcon 9 this morning, as the previously-flown B1061 core took flight a few minutes after midnight to lift a powerful communications satellite on the inaugural leg of its trek up to Geostationary Earth Orbit (GEO). The B1061 first ...

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Daymak Set to Put Bitcoin, Ethereum Mining Electric Cars on the Roads

Source: daymakavvenire.com Canadian light electric vehicle (LEV) manufacturer Daymak announced Spiritus – its upcoming electric car that will come with its own comprehensive crypto infrastructure. The model should support some crypto operations, including mining bitcoin (BTC), ethereum (ETH), cardano (ADA), and dogecoin (DOGE) during charging. and is set to debut in 2023, the company stated. Daymak Spiritus will come with ...

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