‘Soft’ robotic hand runs on air pressure and AI

We’ve seen examples of robots mimicking humans, but now we’re seeing robots that can autonomously teach themselves how to handle objects. Festo has developed a flexible robotic hand that uses artificial intelligence to deduce how to manipulate an item with its fingers. Such self-learning technology should prove vital towards building robots that can learn to […]

5 ice cream treats that Londoners love — from watermelon soft serve to ice cream nachos

London has some unique ice cream venues. We created a video compilation of our favorite five ice creams in the city.   Londoners love ice cream, despite the notoriously bad weather. Here are five of our favorite ice creams that you can buy in the city.See the rest of the story at Business Insider See Also: […]

Squishy, Soft, Soothing – How Softness Infused All Elements Of Semblance’s Design

Semblance takes players to a soft, soothing, squishy world, one they can deform in order to solve its platforming puzzles and to explore the environments in their own ways. With a hard thump from their blobby character, players can create indents that can be used as platforms, adjust the terrain to get around hazards, and […]

'It's bad for the WHOLE nation!' Brexiteer's SHOCK warning about outcome of SOFT Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May is set to meet with her cabinet for crunch Brexit talks in Chequers on Friday in an effort to clarify a plan for Britain’s future relationship with the European Union. Ms Stuart, who chaired the Vote Leave campaign, warned the cabinet must work in the national interest or risk intensifying countrywide […]

These Conservative rebels believe support for a Norway-style soft Brexit is at a tipping point

YouTube/Colchester Conservatives Conservative rebel MPs claim more and more Tories are ready to join them and back a soft Brexit. 15 Tory MPs signed an amendment calling on Theresa May to pursue a Norway-style Brexit which effectively keep Britain in the single market via the European Economic Area. A leading rebel has told Business Insider […]

It would be ‘very difficult’ for Norway to say no to Britain agreeing a soft Brexit

NTB Scanpix/Vegard Wivestad Groett/ via REUTERS EXCLUSIVE: Norway’s chief representative to EFTA and the EEA says it would be “very difficult” to stand in the way of Britain pursuing a Norway-style Brexit. MPs will vote next week on whether Theresa May should seek to keep Britain in the single market by replicating the so-called Norway […]

Trump’s pick for State Secretary Pompeo says no more soft policy toward Russia

CIA director Mike Pompeo, who was picked by President Donald Trump to lead US foreign policy, has declared that the days of what he called a “soft policy” toward Russia are over. At the same time, he said dialogue must continue. “Russia continues to act aggressively, enabled by years of soft policy toward that aggression. […]

MPs push Theresa May towards Norway-style soft Brexit

REUTERS/Neil Hall Theresa May should keep Britain inside the European single market if she fails in negotiations, MPs have said. The influential Brexit committee has set the UK government 15 tests to pass in negotiations on Britain’s future relationship with the European Union. If a deal is unable to pass these tests, then Britain should […]

The Flash Photos: Mark Valley Sees Barry as a Soft Target in Murder Trial

DC TV alum Mark Valley can be seen playing Anton Slater, the prosecutor who in comic book lore famously put Barry Allen on trial for murder, in the first photos from The Flash‘s winter run. In “The Trial of The Flash” (airing Tuesday, Jan. 16 at 8/7), as Barry’s trial for the murder (or “murder”) […]