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Collaborative Robot Use in the Food and Agriculture Industry

Robotic automation has been taken to a higher level as a result of the game changing robotic models from Universal Robots known as the collaborative robots or cobots. These robots can work safely alongside employees since they are easy to operate and portable for faster redeployment to other areas of production. The frequent changes in…

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Advantages of Using Project Management Software in Construction

Effective management of a construction project depends on how streamlined it is. It helps in tracking the developments and stay on budget. It helps to improve and boost communication throughout the project. One of the best manners to ensure efficiency of a project is by implementing construction management software as early as possible for developing…

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How To Secure Loose Jumper Wires/Pin Plugs

Thus far, most of the pin plugs (jumper wires) that I have used for electrical engineering hobby projects have been loose and therefore unreliable. They slip off my development kits, my transistors, among other things. I recently found a solution that will eliminate the problem entirely: flattening them. This is a very simple process, for…

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Discontinued Apps And Games Pose A Major Malware Threat

Every so often, a discontinued game or other app shows up in app stores, but you didn’t hear an announcement saying they’d be relaunched. That’s because they weren’t relaunched. Flappy Bird, for example, was an immensely popular game that was discontinued and removed from Google Play, yet malware infested apps titled ‘Flappy Bird’ have shown…

New Lenovo Phone Has 12GB Of RAM/512GB Storage, But No 5G

The Beijing-based electronics manufacturer Lenovo has introduced a new phone with a copious amount of power and storage — The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT. It’s equipped with 12GB of RAM, 512 GB of storage, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. The new Snapdragon 855 chip is a flagship model built for multi-gigabit 5G connectivity and…

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Nissan Lightly Refreshes The 2019 Maxima With Modern Amenities

The 2019 Nissan Maxima isn’t dramatically different from its last two predecessors with regards to performance or fuel efficiency. However, at 300 HP (and 261 lb-ft of torque) the base model’s naturally aspirated 3.5L V6 wasn’t exactly lacking power. Changes to the 2019 Maxima are mostly on the exterior and include all-LED headlights and tail…