Étiquette : technology

The comeback of Uber self-driving cars

By Uber

2 years after Uber suspended all its self-driving car tests following the fatal accident of a pedestrian, the brand resumes their tests in San Francisco s streets. Uber is using new technologies in order to improve the detection and the tracking of pedestrians as well as cyclists. The self-driving cars will cruise city streets during daylight hours, each staffed by two front-seat safety drivers. The main objective is to make those self-driving cars safer than before.

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3D printed bones

By Particle3D

Particle3D new technology allows surgeons to replace their patients destroyed or surgically removed bones by 3D patient-adapted bio-ink printed bones. Particle3D had worked in collaboration with surgeons to provide implants specifically adapted to each patient by using their personal CT (computed tomography) data. This improves the outcome for the patient as the implant provides exact anatomic repair as well as a reduction of time for the surgeon. Indeed, he doesn’t need to manually adjust implants during surgery.

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