Daimler is investing big in automated 3D metal printing, and that’s exciting – Roadshow

Daimler says its NextGenAM system is already working to make 3D printed metal parts like this diesel engine component from a bus more cheaply and quickly than previously possible. Daimler It’s no secret that 3D printing has begun to change the way we think about manufacturing things in small volumes, but it’s relatively expensive and…

Mullen will build Chinese Kiantu K50 EV in Washington state

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Your Amazon Echo didn’t build itself. This researcher is tracking AI’s social and environmental consequences

“AI is being fed directly into the bloodstream of society, and in many cases without sufficient checks and balances,” says Kate Crawford, a professor and cofounder of New York University’s AI Now, the world’s first academic research institute dedicated to the social impact of artificial intelligence. Last year, Crawford partnered with data-viz guru Vladan Joler…

New digital filter approach aims to improve chemical measurements

Precise measurements are critical to the discovery, development and usage of medications. Major financial and scientific decisions within pharmaceutical companies are informed by the outcomes of chemical and biological analyses. Even slight measurement variations can add risk and uncertainty in these high-stakes decisions. A Purdue University professor and expert in measurement science has led a…