In a first for wearable optics, researchers develop stretchy fiber to capture body motion

New research offers the first demonstration of optical fibers sturdy enough to sense a wide range of human motion......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyOct 12th, 2017

Let’s hope the T-Mobile Sprint merger keeps getting delayed forever

Much like flying cars, a T-Mobile/Sprint merger always seems to be on the horizon. Rumors first emerged in 2014 about a deal, only for everything to be called off, with regulators to blame. The grapevine sprouted new stories shortly after the corpora.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News10 min. ago

Body Camera Giant Wants Police To Collect Your Videos Too

tedlistens shares a report from Fast Company: Axon, the police supplier formerly known as Taser and now a leading maker of police body cameras, has also charged into police software with a service that allows police to manage and eventually analyze i.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News38 min. ago

Bitcoin hits another milestone as it climbs past $6,000

If you own Bitcoin, October has been good to you. The value of one bitcoin climbed over $6,000 for the first time on Friday less than two weeks after it pushed past $5,000. SEE ALSO: Bitcoin broke through $5,000—but there are major risks ahead.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 38 min. ago

The OnePlus 5T might be an iPhone 7 clone in a Galaxy S8’s body

The OnePlus 5T might be an iPhone 7 clone in a Galaxy S8’s body.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

Tips of the Week: Quick Sand Casting, Cardboard Cutting, Free Steel, and Overlooked First Aid

Casting with kinetic sand, solder tip cleaner, overlooked first aid tips, and more. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Quick Sand Casting, Cardboard Cutting, Free Steel, and Overlooked First Aid appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Amazon Echo (2017) review

The all-new Echo is shorter, cuter, and comes with several different color and fabric choices. But our Amazon Echo review reveals the sound quality doesn’t measure up to the original. The post Amazon Echo (2017) review appeared first on Digital Tre.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Google’s AlphaGo Zero charts a startling new course in AI research

Google's AlphaGo Zero gaming AI's stunningly Go training regimen, H/K Invokes Cortana, Samsung's 360 Round VR camera escapes from The Matrix. The post Google’s AlphaGo Zero charts a startling new course in AI research appeared first on Digital.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Against All Odds, Photos Show Qatar"s Determination to Construct World-Class City

The history of the Qatar Peninsula—or Catara, as first labeled on an ancient map drawn by the Greco-Roman polymath Claudius Ptolemaeus—dates back to the Paleolithic Age. By the 1930s, the tiny Gulf state was struggling to maintain its p.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Apple adds Amazon Studios alum to its original content team for international role

Apple is expanding its original content team with a new hire from Amazon Studios. Variety reports that Morgan Wandell is joining Apple to develop original content for international audiences after serving a similar role at Amazon. more….....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Ancient stone gates spied on Google Earth have experts confused

Researchers have found hundreds of mysterious stone ‘gates’ scattered throughout the Saudi Arabian desert, a discovery made possible in part thanks to satellite footage published on Google Earth. These gates aren’t exactly what you&.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

SearchCap: AdWords parallel tracking, Google Attribution & local search updates

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: AdWords parallel tracking, Google Attribution & local search updates appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please vi.....»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated News2 hr. 53 min. ago

Vision is the next big challenge for chips

Neural engines are already showing up in phones and chipmakers are racing to develop more powerful hardware to meet demand for vision processing in a growing list of applications......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago

Fourth Global 7000 Arrives In Wichita For Flight Testing

Bombardier Aerospace's fourth Global 7000 arrived at its Flight Test Center in Wichita on Sept. 30 to join the first three flight test aircraft currently in evaluation. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News3 hr. 21 min. ago

Apple"s First Town Square Retail Concept Opens in Chicago

The first in a new generation of Apple stores has opened in the heart of Chicago. Designed by Foster + Partners, Apple Michigan Avenue employs the tech giant’s “Town Square” concept, which subverts the typical retail experience in favo.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News3 hr. 29 min. ago

9to5Rewards: Blast Motion’s iPhone-connected sports sensors improve your game [Giveaway]

This week we’re partnering with Blast Motion to giveaway one of its popular iPhone-connected baseball, golf, or athletic performance accessories. Head below to find out how you could win. more….....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 29 min. ago

A motion detecting light for your mailbox

Last year I bought this mailbox light. You stick it inside your mailbox (it's got peel-off sticky tape). Two sensors - light and motion - sense what's happening. If they sense darkness and no motion (door closed) nothing happens. If they sense light.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News3 hr. 30 min. ago

50-year-old research issue still biting biologists

Once upon a time, researchers paid attention to the problems with their field. Enlarge / HeLa cells, long after it was apparent they were trying to take over the world. (credit: Tom Deerinck/NIH) Normally, news involves something that is, as t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 30 min. ago

Trump thinks he"s the proud owner of an original Renoir painting. This art institute says otherwise.

As if fake Melania wasn't enough, we learned from Trump biographer Tim O'Brien this week that the president's "original Renoir" painting may not even be the real deal. O'Brien told Vanity Fair's Inside the Hive podcast that he first pressed the Donal.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 38 min. ago

Country"s prevalence of visual impairment, blindness associated with level of socioeconomic develop

In an analysis of data for 190 countries and territories, those with higher levels of socioeconomic development had a lower prevalence of visual impairment and blindness, according to a study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago

DNA damage found in veterans with Gulf War illness

Researchers say they have found the 'first direct biological evidence' of damage in veterans with Gulf War illness to DNA within cellular structures that produce energy in the body......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago