Soft Robotic Glove; VR and Reality; and more [Weekly Computing Newsletter] June 18, 2015 Weekly Computing Newsletter News A Robot That Lets Your Hands Do the Grasping The latest in assistive technology is a lightweight glove that helps patients with limited mobility grab and pick up objects. News A Plan to Navigate Virtual Reality and Reality Simultaneously Occipital wants to interrupt virtual-reality scenes with what’s coming at you in real life to prevent surprises and spills. Advertisement Featured Story Will Advances in Technology Create a Jobless Future? We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates? News Oculus’s Consumer Headset Comes Closer to Real Life Oculus reveals its first consumer virtual-reality headset, Oculus Rift, and hand controls for interacting with digital objects and making gestures. News Software That’s Self-Driving When Necessary One software startup is taking a different approach to the automation of driving. News Can Magic Leap Do What It Claims with $592 Million? To make its prototype augmented-reality goggles a product, Magic Leap will have to scale up silicon photonics—something heavyweights like Intel have struggled to do. View Google DeepMind Teaches Artificial Intelligence Machines to Read The best way for AI machines to learn is by feeding them huge data sets of annotated examples, and the Daily Mail has unwittingly created one. View Deep Learning Machine Beats Humans in IQ Test Computers have never been good at answering the type of verbal reasoning questions found in IQ tests. Now a deep learning machine unveiled in China is changing that. View Recommended from Around the Web (Week Ending June 13, 2015) A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review. View World's Fastest Quantum Random Number Generator Unveiled in China Quantum cryptography can only become successful if somebody can generate quantum random numbers at the rate of tens of billions per second. Now Chinese physicists say they’ve done it. View Seven Must-Read Stories (Week Ending June 13, 2015) Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review. See More Stories » If you would like to update the frequency or type of newsletters received, please edit your newsletter preferences or unsubscribe from all MIT Technology Review communications. MIT Technology ReviewOne Main StreetCambridge, MA 02142 @KennethFax, CxO +1 (415) 545.8299 http://www.AlexanderNetworks.com ** Your Online Business Solutions partner for Digital Ads, Mobile Apps Marketing and Business Networking Solutions ** Call for an initial consultation at (415) 545-8299 Advertisements Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.