IBM’s Amazing Nanotube Chip Breakthrough

Extreme Closeup of a Graphene Nanotube Chip

I.B.M. scientists are reporting progress in a chip making technology that is likely to ensure the shrinking of the size of the basic digital switch at the heart of modern microchips for more than another decade.

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New Pressure-Sensitive Electronic Skin Will Give Robots the Sense of Touch

robot sense of touch

Touch was thought to be the most difficult sense to replicate.

Robotics has made tremendous strides in replicating the senses of sight and sound, but smell and taste are still lagging behind, and touch was thought to be the most difficult of them all…until new pressure-sensitive electronic skin came along.

 

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