Tag Archives: Speed

China tech: Shenzhen speed

How did China go from tech imitator to innovator? The FT’s James Kynge reports from Shenzhen, known as China’s Silicon Valley, where he explores the city’s vast electronics markets with inventor Noah Zerkin, an American who’s based himself in China, visits robot start-up Youibot and hears from DJI about how …

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Drone racing: Speed, skills and high-tech thrills

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WHAT comes to mind when you think of the word drone? It could be futuristic autonomous bots delivering packages of things you ordered online right to your doorstep, or maybe those light shows put on during big celebrations like National Day and New Year’s. In Malaysia, we’ve seen them used …

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Advancing Metrology at Mach Speed – Drone Mounted Inspection…

Moving to aerial digital inspection will enable Lockheed Martin to accurately and safely improve the manufacturing metrology of the F-35. The F-35 Lightning II is an all-weather stealth combat aircraft that is intended to perform warfare strike missions and electronic surveillance capabilities at speeds up to 1.6 Mach. Composites comprise …

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To Speed Discovery, Infrared Microscopy Goes ‘Off the Grid’

Example of the tiling pattern used in scanning a C. elegans roundworm. The non-grid-based pattern gives the sampling algorithm greater flexibility to quickly zero in on areas of interest. (Credit: Elizabeth Holman/Caltech and Yuan-Sheng Fang/Berkeley Lab) Question: What do a roundworm, a Sharpie pen, and high-vacuum grease have in common? …

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