We already know that robots can do all sorts of amazing things, but this latest robot can actually use a pencil and draw. This robot, or machine to be precise, is designed by Harvey Moon, and it’s the winner of a ‘Maker Faire Editor’s Choice’ ribbon. Harvey Moon created the Drawing Machine that can take black and white JPEG images and draw them onto a piece of paper.

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WebP: JPEG killer from Google?

On October 4, 2010, in Latest News, by Mike Jefferson

There are all sorts of image formats available on web that provide different features. Some of them are lossy while others provide transparency. According to the latest news, it seems that Google has developed a new image file format called WebP.

WebP is pronounced “weppy” and according to Google, WebP should reduce the file size by 40% compared to the JPEG and by making images smaller Google should make websites load faster than before.

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