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How Drones May Avoid Collisions by Sharing Knowledge

How Drones May Avoid Collisions by Sharing Knowledge

If the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration allows the widespread use of commercial drones, the skies could soon buzz with swarms of unmanned aerial vehicles–especially in dense urban cores. That means drones will be tasked with autonomously avoiding collisions, as their numbers will …Continue reading

Power failure hit many cities in Punjab and KP

A number of cities in Punjab and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa faced sudden power failure on Friday morning as a unit of Mangla power plant encountered a technical fault. According to a spokesman of the Ministry of Power, ‘as per initial reports, at 9:21 am, …Continue reading

The New Silk Road

CPEC and its prospects in regional political economy. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the most debated development project in South Asia, will reportedly connect the region with Central Asia and Europe paving the way for rapid economic growth in the region. China …Continue reading

A Cloud-Free Satellite Map of Earth

Software developed by startup Descartes Labs stitches together daily satellite images into a live map of the planet’s surface and automatically edits out any cloud cover. That makes for a nicer view, and also helps algorithms that automatically track changes in land …Continue reading

China Wants to Replace Millions of Workers with Robots

The government’s plan will be crucial to a broader effort to reform China’s economy while also meeting the ambitious production goals laid out in its latest economic blueprint, which aims to double per capita income by 2020 from 2016 levels with at …Continue reading