PUFFER – NASA’s Origami-inspired Robot Can Hitch a Ride with a Rover

NASA is developing this Robot named as PUFFER i-e Pop-Up Flat Folding Explorer Robot This robot was inspired by origami. Its lightweight design is capable of flattening itself, tucking in its wheels and crawling into places rovers can’t fit. PUFFER’s compact design means numerous robots can be packed into a larger “parent” craft at a … Continue reading “PUFFER – NASA’s Origami-inspired Robot Can Hitch a Ride with a Rover”

Google rolls out Tappable Shortcuts

Starting today in the U.S., Google is introducing tappable shortcuts on the Google app for Android and iOS and Google.com on the mobile web that give you easy access to many tools and the ability to explore deeper within topics you care about. Getting up-to-the-minute info is as easy as a single tap. With shortcuts … Continue reading “Google rolls out Tappable Shortcuts”

Spring Equinox 2017 Google Doodle

The Search Engine Google is showing this animated doodle in many countries at Nothern hemesphere for marking the spring equinox , i-e the First Day of Spring The Spring equinox is also called as vernal Equinox. An equinox is the moment in which the plane of Earth’s equator passes through the center of the Sun, … Continue reading “Spring Equinox 2017 Google Doodle”

Security for multirobot systems

Multi-robot networks use wireless communication to provide wide-ranging services such as aerial surveillance and unmanned delivery. However, effective coordination between multiple robots requires trust, making them particularly vulnerable to cyber-attacks. Specifically, such networks can be gravely disrupted by the Sybil attack, where even a single malicious robot can spoof a large number of fake clients. … Continue reading “Security for multirobot systems”

Minna Canth Google Doodle

Google Doodle celebrates Minna Canth on her 137th birthday. Minna Canth pioneered Finland’s spirit of equality. Beginning with journalism, she edited and wrote for the newspaper Keski-Suomi, later going on to publish her own paper, Wapaita Aatteita, with A.B. Mäkelä. After her husband’s death, Canth raised their 7 children alone, managed her family shop selling … Continue reading “Minna Canth Google Doodle”