Robots 2014-2020: M-Blocks | MIT

The M-Blocks (Smart Sand, Robot Pebbles) are swarm robots by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a electric motor each inside, who can build e.g. a bridge … – only let them go, climb, roll, jump… they are magnetic and so can connect as blocks, moduls,…
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HiTech 2013/14: Wave Rider – nominated for Future-Award

Wave Rider
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Mobility 2020: self drive to driverless autopilots

Beside the e/mobiles and hybrids auto-driving cars get popular till 2020, there the passengers use the time for entertainment instead of waiting nerved in endless traffic jams. More and more autos drive worldwide, and so people use their mobile driving time more for smart-tech while getting fast transported safety and softly .

Digital assistant Autopilot systems are more real(ity) than driving robots like in science-fictions.

See a bit of this future on the IAA Frankfurt these days, e.g. Nissan