I’ve been driving around a Super Motard motorcycle for the last six months, and let me tell you, it’s extremely loud, so loud that my neighbors have asked me to start it outside the courtyard where it’s usually parked. One friend said that it sounded like my bike had eaten another one for breakfast. While all this racket is a fun part of having a motorcycle, you can imagine how this would be problematic for military motorcycles.
There are plenty of robots roaming around these days, but researchers have developed a robot that is designed to be the sneakiest robot out there. It uses background noises to mask its actual presence, which is pretty amazing.
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Samsung just unveiled their new range of stealth vacuum cleaners. The big emphasis is on stealth, meaning that these vacuum cleaners are supposed to be quieter than others. It’s true that a quieter vacuum is nice, especially if you clean a lot, because of pets or kids.