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Scientists use lasers to detect weapons-grade uranium from miles away

A team of researchers from the University of Michigan has turned a technique used by the Mars rover toward chemical weapons, using lasers to detect weapons-grade uranium at a distance. The post Scientists use lasers to detect weapons-grade uranium fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 11th, 2017

Here’s how to take a screenshot on a Mac – it’s easier than you think

Here's a quick explanation of how to take a screenshot on a Mac, whether you prefer to use keyboard shortcuts or applications such as Grab and Preview. Once you know how, you'll be able to capture images within seconds. The post Here’s how to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 23 min. ago

EFF speaks out on neo-Nazi site removal, Bill Gates gives away billions

EFF speaks out on neo-Nazi site removal, Bill Gates gives away billions.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated News6 hr. 42 min. ago

China eclipses U.S. in Honda"s world view

Honda's rapidly expanding footprint in China spotlights how the world's biggest auto market is pulling focus and resources away from the United States. The Japanese automaker is setting priorities in everything from production to product development......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News15 hr. 59 min. ago

How Hackers Can Use Pop Songs To "Watch" You

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Fast Company: Forget your classic listening device: Researchers at the University of Washington have demonstrated that phones, smart TVs, Amazon Echo-like assistants, and other devices equipped with speakers a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 hr. 51 min. ago

Mercedes-Maybach goes green with Vision 6 Cabriolet

Mercedes-Benz is giving its ultraluxe Mercedes-Maybach lineup some green cred with the Vision 6 Cabriolet powered by an electric motor with output of 750 hp and a range of more than 200 miles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News17 hr. 51 min. ago

From beautiful LEDs to stunning OLEDs, these are the best Sony TVs

Because Sony only makes high-end products, it can be tough to use spec sheets alone to determine the best Sony TVs to buy. After hours viewing them in person, these are our top picks from the brand. The post From beautiful LEDs to stunning OLEDs, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 15 min. ago

Hyundai To Build a 300-Mile-Per-Charge Electric Car

On Thursday, Hyundai Motor said it will launch a long-range electric vehicle with a driving range of 500 km (311 miles) per charge after 2021. The company is reportedly planning 31 eco-friendly models by 2020, up from a previously flagged 28. Reuters.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 23 min. ago

Engineers have found a way to 3D print more realistic bones for medical use

Researchers at the University of British Columbia's Okanagan School of Engineering have developed a new 3D-printable artificial bone design for stronger and more effective bone replacements. The post Engineers have found a way to 3D print more realis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 35 min. ago

‘Robotarium’ lets you remotely control a swarm of robots — with your own code

Georgia Tech is opening a new 725-square-foot “Robotarium” lab, where users from around the world can upload their own code and use it to remotely control a swarm of almost 100 robots. The post ‘Robotarium’ lets you remotely control a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 15 min. ago

Retina scan may detect onset of Alzheimer’s disease years before symptoms emerge

Researchers from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and other institutions have discovered that a retina scan could help diagnose Alzheimer's disease years before other symptoms start to emerge. The post Retina scan may detect onset of Alzheimer’s dis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 15 min. ago

Going 30 mph on an electric bike in NYC is terrifyingly awesome

We recount the scariest and most exhilarating rides we’ve ever had on the wildly expensive Stromer ST2 S eBike. Going 28 miles-per-hour (45 kilometers-per-hour) on an electric bike is both one of the most frightening and exhilarating things I.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Apple Unveils Upcoming iOS 11 iPad Capabilities in New Videos

With the release of the final public version of iOS 11 just about a month away, Apple yesterday posted a series of YouTube videos highlighting some of the operating system's coming capabilities for the iPad. The six new videos demonstrate how iPad.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Bigger isn’t always better: 5 of the smallest smartphones worth buying

Phones are getting larger and larger - but what options exist for the small-of-hand, or people who just want a phone they can use one-handed? That's why we put together a list of the best of the smallest smartphones! The post Bigger isn’t alway.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

New ‘Robotarium’ lets you remote control a swarm of robots — with your own code

Georgia Tech is opening a new 725-square-foot “Robotarium” lab, where users from around the world can upload their own code and use it to remotely control a swarm of almost 100 robots. The post New ‘Robotarium’ lets you remote control.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

This woman was asked to comment on the South Sudan refugee crisis. She responded with a poem.

When Emi Mahmoud was asked to comment on recent news — that the one-millionth South Sudanese refugee just crossed into Uganda to escape conflict, drought, and economic collapse — she decided to use her voice in a unique and.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

How to watch the eclipse without eclipse glasses

With the solar eclipse just days away, everyone is trying to get their hands on a last-minute pair of eclipse glasses. But what if you don't have $250 to spend on a pair because you spent too much money on pizza the night before? In a new video,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Snapchat Spectacles nearly got me banned from Yankee Stadium

Do you have a phone? Do you have the Snapchat app? Instagram? You're one tap away from breaking the rules, buddy. Snapchat and Instagram videos are being recorded everywhere, but you won’t find them at a Yankees game, at least not while.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Good news, wannabe supervillains! Mind control is possible with magnetism

Scientists have demonstrated that it's possible to use magnetism to control the movement of mice. The research could help scientists better understand how the brain processes information. The post Good news, wannabe supervillains! Mind control is pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Google and ProPublica team up to build a national hate crime database

 Few things are certain in 2017’s fraught national climate, but hate certainly doesn’t look to be going away. In partnership with ProPublica, Google News Lab is launching a new tool to track hate crimes across America. Powered by mac.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Google Home"s voice controls now work with free Spotify accounts

If you're a Google Home user without a paid Spotify account, your use of the service on Home has been limited. Up until now, Spotify has only integrated with Home for paid accounts. But at I/O, Google announced that would change; free S.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017