Otto Self-Driving Software Technology

Otto Kits Out Big Rigs With Aftermarket Self-Driving Tech

Otto on Monday introduced a self-driving kit designed to help those behind the wheel of big rigs drive more safely and efficiently. The company is developing a suite of sensors, software and other truck-related enhancements that could be retrofitted into existing vehicles. The technology has been tested in Otto’s research fleet, and the company completed an autonomous demo on public …

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Speedy Tortillas, Racing Robots, and Real-Time 3D

Flatev is a pod-based system for instant tortillas in the mold of a Keurig coffee maker. Insert a pod of fresh dough — you have several choices, all organic — then adjust settings for type of dough and desired crispiness, and 90 seconds later you’ll have a fresh, warm tortilla. There’s a heated drawer to keep your tortillas warm while …

Virtual Reality Software

OnePlus Offers Free Headsets to Lure Crowd to VR Smartphone Launch

The 30,000 virtual reality headsets OnePlus announced it would give away as part the unveiling of its OnePlus 3 smartphone were snapped up Monday, the day they became available. OnePlus has set up a VR space called “The Loop” in which it will unveil the OnePlus 3. The Loop can be accessed only by users of the OnePlus Loop VR …

Optikey Software

OptoKey 2 Eye-Tracking Software

OptiKey is an assistive on-screen keyboard which runs on Windows software. It is designed to be used with a low cost (around $100) eye-tracking device to bring keyboard control, mouse control and speech to people with motor and speech limitations, such as people living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) / Motor Neuron Disease (MND). It works out of the box …