Robotic demonstrators developed by European researchers produce compelling evidence that ‘thinking-by-doing’ is the machine cognition paradigm of the future. Robots act on objects and teach themselves in the process.
29 Oct 2010 -
Action-centred cognition is a groundbreaking concept in robotics where robots learn to ‘think’ in terms of what actions they can perform on an object. This new trend in cognition theory opens exciting new vistas.
18 Oct 2010 -
Current cervical cancer screening is time consuming and expensive, but now new breakthrough technology developed by European researchers should allow large-range screening by non-medical personnel with almost immediate results and at a much lower cost.
9 Oct 2010 -
Can a computer read your body language? A consortium of European researchers thinks so, and has developed a range of innovative solutions from escalator safety to online marketing.
1 Oct 2010 -
Three-dimensional versions of Mediterranean islands will be updated virtually automatically with current information from a range of public and private databases. The European research project may launch a “revolution” in the tourist trade sector.
22 Sep 2010 -