Daily Archives: 20.06.2021

Bruisable artificial skin could help prosthetics, robots sense injuries

When someone bumps their elbow against a wall, they not only feel pain but also might experience bruising. Robots and prosthetic limbs don’t have these warning signs, which could lead to further injury. Now, researchers reporting in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces have developed an artificial skin that senses force through ionic signals and also changes color from yellow to a bruise-like ...

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EU claims Insurance Ireland breached competition rules

The European Commission had opened the in-depth investigation into Insurance Ireland’s data sharing system in May 2019 EU competition regulators have told Insurance Ireland that they have formed the preliminary view that it breached competition rules in the motor market, following a two-year long investigation. The findings relate to an alleged restriction of access to a data sharing platform run ...

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Bybit-backed BitDAO Announces USD 230M Funding Round to Fuel R&D

Source: Adobe/Siarhei The recently created decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) BitDAO says it has raised over USD 230m from a private sale funding round. In a press release shared with Cryptonews.com, the DeFi group stated that it had received support from the likes of Peter Thiel, the Founders Fund, Pantera Capital and Dragonfly Capital. The Bybit exchange – the DAO’s first ...

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