Category: Business / Computers and Software

September 27, 2021

Why Robots Can’t Sew Your T-Shirt

Machines can print textiles, cut fabric, and fold clothes. But it’s hard to train them to sew as fast and precisely as humans.


by Harris Quinn in Business
August 30, 2021

The $150 Million Machine Keeping Moore’s Law Alive

ASML’s next-generation extreme ultraviolet lithography machines achieve previously unattainable levels of precision, which means chips can keep shrinking for years to come.


by Will Knight in AI Hub
July 27, 2021

Intel's Ambitious Plan to Regain Chipmaking Leadership

The company announced a strategy that involves new machinery and new technologies. It may get a boost from the US government.


by Will Knight in Business
July 21, 2021

These Bendy Chips Fit in Unusual Places

Researchers think these flexible semiconductors will be able to monitor your heartbeat or tell you whether your milk has spoiled.


by Gregory Barber in Business
July 11, 2021

A New Tool Shows How Google Results Vary Around the World

Search Atlas displays three sets of links—or images—from different countries for any search.


by Tom Simonite in Borders