Manufacturing

Space

The Space Economy is About to Get a Lot Bigger

Bloomberg Quicktake explores the booming business and economy of Space. As space becomes more accessible to private enterprise, many companies are hoping to make it not just possible, but affordable to put objects into orbit. Now a startup called Astra is on the verge of launching rockets at a fraction of the cost to competitors, […]

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Facial Recognition Security

Facial Recognition Bans are Trending

Hak5’s latest edition of Threatwire highlights some fascinating recent developments in the security field. Lamphone Can “See” Your Conversations, Facial Recognition Bans are Trending, and Honda was Hit With Ransomware

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IoT

Andon Manufacturing Methodology Modernized with Azure IoT

Andon is a methodology originally designed by Toyota in the 80’s to allow responding faster and more efficiently to issues on manufacturing lines. Skoda is modernizing the methodology to allow operators to respond more quickly to production problems, as well as automatically notify supervisors, leveraging Azure IoT Hub and Office 365. Stepan Bechynsky joins us […]

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Azure Data IoT

Solving Business Problems at Scale with IoT and Context Data

Enterprises nowadays are looking for ways to become more efficient by utilizing IoT to minimize safety incidents and maximize the lifespan of their assets. In this episode of the IoT Show, explore a real-life scenario from process manufacturing. aka.ms/IoTShow/process-manufacturing Read about IoT in Process Manufacturing: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/overview/iot/industry/process-manufacturing/ Experiment with the Azure IoT Edge LoRaWAN starter kit: […]

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AI Cognitive Services

Realwear Headset Plus Microsoft LUIS Equals Hands Free Productivity for Factory Workers

Here’s an interesting demo from Plex Systems showing off the use of wearable devices powered by LUIS.

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Interesting Maker

How 3D Printing is Spurring Innovation in Manufacturing & Design

PBS NewsHour highlights startup called Relativity and how it is pushing space technology forward by pushing 3D printing technology to its limits, building the largest metal 3D printer in the world. Major companies anxious to try these new ways of manufacturing, too. It’s a good look at some of the amazing advances that’s launching the […]

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AI Future Robotics

Robots and the New Age of Manufacturing

The Wall Street Journal explores the potential impacts of a coming wave of automation in this exploration of next generation of industrial robots in Asia. Will these robots be a friend or a foe to low-skilled workers?

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