Tokyoinstituteoftechnology

05.01.13
SOINN gets intelligence boost, uses web-based image search to ID objects
05.01.13

SOINN gets intelligence boost, uses web-based image search to ID objects

Tokyo Institute of Technology's SOINN (Self-Organizing Incremental Neural Network) bot was impress...

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02.27.13
NTT DoCoMo confirms successful 10Gbps wireless test, clears a path to 5G
02.27.13

NTT DoCoMo confirms successful 10Gbps wireless test, clears a path to 5G

No, it's not the world's most conspicuous surveillance van -- it's one of the first steps toward 5...

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06.20.12
Japanese research group concocts 3D restoration magic from regular photos (video)
06.20.12

Japanese research group concocts 3D restoration magic from regular photos (video)

Reconstructing 3D spacial data has long been possible, but convincing the average consumer of that...

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06.04.12
Humanoid bot created to analyze mechanics of swimming, replace unreliable carbon-based life forms
06.04.12

Humanoid bot created to analyze mechanics of swimming, replace unreliable carbon-based life forms

Meet Swumanoid. He's the replacement Tokyo Institute of Technology researchers have whipped up for...

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05.16.12
T-rays produce 3Gbps short-range wireless, make WiFi pout in the corner
05.16.12

T-rays produce 3Gbps short-range wireless, make WiFi pout in the corner

The last time we saw T-rays, they were busy scanning bodies for tumors and security threats. Six r...

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03.26.12
NEC's tactile touchscreen nudges at the future (video)
03.26.12

NEC's tactile touchscreen nudges at the future (video)

A touchscreen's fatal flaw is its lack of feedback: imagine the satisfaction if you could feel thos...

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11.23.11
NVIDIA's Tesla GPU powers Tsubame 2.0 to green supercomputer supremacy
11.23.11

NVIDIA's Tesla GPU powers Tsubame 2.0 to green supercomputer supremacy

The Green500 might not be quite as well known as the Top500, but it's no less of an honor to be c...

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08.01.11
Tokyo Institute of Technology's SOINN robot teaches itself to serve humans (video)
08.01.11

Tokyo Institute of Technology's SOINN robot teaches itself to serve humans (video)

Robots have been replacing more and more human workers for quite some time now, but in most ins...

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06.23.10
Tokyo Institute of Technology announces SSD-packing, 2.39 petaflop supercomputer
06.23.10

Tokyo Institute of Technology announces SSD-packing, 2.39 petaflop supercomputer

IBM has announced plans to start using SandForce SSDs in its enterprise machines, and now it looks...

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