Category: technology


VIDEO: World’s 1st cretan lyra playing robot!

The robot is capable of playing songs by feeding it with the tempo, the notes and the duration of every note (written in a file). In this video it plays 6 well known traditional songs from Crete, Greece Cretan Lyra is the most well known traditional instrument of Crete and every visitor of the island […]

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MIT prof Daskalakis: Know your algorithms, shape the future

Greeks must become technologically literate and become familiar with algorithms and artificial intelligence (AI) in order to help shape the coming future, Constantinos Daskalakis, MIT Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, said at Microsoft Summit conference in Athens on Tuesday. At the Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Daskalakis, who became internationally known for proving […]

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Fraport Greece reaches deal with Cosmote for telecoms, wi-fi services

Fraport Greece will install telecommunication systems by Cosmote at the 14 regional airports it manages, the OTE Group said on Thursday. Services for Fraport’s airports include private cloud services, high-speed wi-fi connections for both staff and travelers and a private radio network, developed with Motorola, so the airports may communicate with each other in emergencies, […]

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Greek scientists shed light on how stars are formed!

Greek scientists from the University of Crete and the Foundation for Research and Technology (FORTH) made an important step forward in understanding the process of how stars are born. For the first time internationally, Greek researchers managed to three-dimensionally “map” an interstellar molecular cloud of gases and dust, a region where new stars are born, […]

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