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Scientists use Mars rover technology to detect 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 Mars rover technology to detect uranium f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 10th, 2017

Here is Apple"s self-driving car prototype

Here are new images of Apple's self-driving car technology (Project Titan) mounted on a Lexus RX350. That gear on the top is a rack of six LIDAR sensors that use lasers to collect spatial data about the vehicle's surroundings. Going to need more t.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News19 min. ago

Toyota Fine-Comfort Ride Concept for Tokyo is Plum Crazy

Fuel cell fans get a plum of a ride from Toyota at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show. The automaker will debut its Fine-Comfort Ride concept, a hydrogen-powered vehicle that seats six and has a cruising range of 621 miles on the Japanese test cycle. Li.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News27 min. ago

Baidu plans to put a driverless bus on Chinese roads next year and cars by 2021

Chinese search giant Baidu has some bold new targets for its self-driving auto plans.  Baidu CEO Robin Li outlined company's self-driving vehicle goals for the next few years onstage at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live technology conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News28 min. ago

Incredible microscopic footage captures the invisible movement of life itself

A team of scientists in Austria filmed a single tree root tip growing over a 17-hour period. The footage shows how organisms respond to gravity and it can help us figure out how to grow plants in space. The video is this year's winner in Nikon’.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News28 min. ago

Post Cisco Acquisition, AppDynamics Targets IoT and Analytics

IoT may play a role in how Cisco melds AppDynamic’s technology into the rest of its business. IoT may play a role in how Cisco melds AppDynamic’s technology into the rest of its business......»»

Category: networkSource:  sdxcentralRelated News35 min. ago

Greenpeace Scolds Tech Giants for Impact on Environment

The environmental group Greenpeace issued a report on Tuesday giving technology titans, including Samsung Electronics, Amazon and Huawei, low marks for their environmental impact. Many of the biggest technology companies failed to deliver on commitm.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News43 min. ago

AI, robotics, IoT, augmented and virtual reality to bolster ICT spending

According to IDC, spending on new technologies will accelerate over the next five years and boost spending on information and communications technology overall......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News44 min. ago

Syndaver: A $95K animatronic cadaver that"s replacing med-school corpses

The Syndaver is a super-realistic robotic human corpse simulator with replaceable viscera that med students can dissect again and again, freeing them to use the donated bodies of people who willed their remains to science for med school pranks, lik.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News52 min. ago

The Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie has passed away

The Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie has passed away.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

This cutting-edge, customisable footwear factory is a step forward for fast fashion

When it comes to peak performance, speed is everything — and athletes know better than most that every second counts. In 2017, athletics is more closely tied to technology than ever before, and data provides the necessary insights for shaving t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

The "Google of China" is working on a driverless bus for next year and fully self-driving cars by 2021

Chinese search giant Baidu has some bold new targets for its self-driving auto plans.  Baidu CEO Robin Li outlined company's self-driving vehicle goals for the next few years onstage at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live technology conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

Don"t wanna wait for water to boil? Try this clever hack, ya lazy doofus.

A lot of science fiction writers had theories about the future but sadly most of those things aren’t happening anytime soon, but at least we have FaceTime technology. We may not have flying cars, teleportation, or meals in pill form, but we sur.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

This is our closest look yet at Apple’s Project Titan car tech

The co-founder of Voyage has given us our best view of Apple’s self-driving car technology yet. We’ve known for a while that Apple is working intently on self-driving car technology, but we now have our closest ever look at what the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

Bento Stack is the Japanese lunchbox of Apple dongle holders

The Bento Stack was announced today by Function 101 in an effort to easily contain the many Apple cords, dongles, and accessories some users use. This includes holding the Apple Pencil, the MacBook Pro power cord, the AirPods, and etcetera. Much like.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News1 hr. 27 min. ago

KraussMaffei shares its vision of the future of plastics processing at Fakuma

“The [plastics processing] market is changing—not just the technology, but the business model itself,” said Frank Stieler, CEO of KraussMaffei (Munich) at a press conference today at the Fakuma trade show. “The focus is on energy efficiency a.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

One step closer toward a treatment for Alzheimer"s disease?

Scientists have characterized a new class of drugs as potential therapeutics for Alzheimer's disease and discovered a piece in the puzzle of how they would work......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Google"s Pixel 2 is hiding an old-school menu button

Google has a bit of a throwback tucked away in the Pixel 2. Depending on the app, you can access the old-school Android menu button by tapping in the lower righthand corner of the screen, as spotted by Android Police. As you'll see in t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

Apple’s self-driving tech appears to be one fully-contained unit

Like so many companies, Apple has been working on its own version of self-driving technology. Last year, we learned that the company had moved away from designing its own vehicle, opting instead to develop a system that could be incorporated.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News2 hr. 7 min. ago

New research opens the door to "functional cure" for HIV

Scientists have for the first time shown that a novel compound effectively suppresses production of the virus in chronically infected cells......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

HP ZBook x2 Hands-on: An Artist Tries This Supercharged 2-in-1

Technology and art are intertwined these days, but creative professionals may require several devices: a tablet to draw on, a PC for editing and, perhaps a Wacom stylus. What if it was all rolled in........»»

Category: topSource:  laptopmagRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago