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Teen Invents Ingenious Device To Help Keep His Grandfather And Other Alzheimer"s Patients Safe

This brilliant teen drew from personal experiences with his grandfather's illness to create something that could change the lives of millions. Kenneth Shinozuka, 15, of New York City has witnessed first-hand the challenges loved ones face when caring for.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsOct 7th, 2014

Displeased with Facebook’s reaction to Trai’s consultation paper, PMO appoints high-powered panel

Since things have gotten out of hand in what appears to be a blame game, the Economic Times has reported that the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has stepped in as it is indeed displeased with the way in which Facebook is reacting to the situation. The post.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsFeb 4th, 2016

Panasonic"s transparent TV disappears with a wave of your hand

You know we're getting a little spoiled when the reaction to things like real hoverboards and self-parking cars are "yeah, we saw that coming." So it's really no surprise that a nearly transparent, gesture-powered TV from Japan's Panasonic demonstrated la.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJan 11th, 2016

Glove interface device powered by converting the user"s biomechanical energy

Controlling machines remotely by simple hand movements will be possible thanks to Goldfinger, an innovative prototype of human-machine interface designed and built in collaboration between the Politecnico di Torino and the Massachusetts Institute of Techn.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 28th, 2015

Forget quick charging: Canadian student creates phone-charging mug

Ann Makosinski, the Canadian teenager who invented a body heat-powered flashlight at the young age of 15, is back with her latest creation. Now 18, Makosinski has created a coffee...Ann Makosinski, the Canadian teenager who invented a body heat-powered fl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2015

Watch a Drone Paint Gigantic Long Exposure Portraits in the Sky

Long exposure photos can turn a flashlight in your hand into a brush that paints with light. Taking that idea one step further, the folks at Ascending Technologies strapped a color-changing light to a computer-controlled drone to create a series of massi.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsDec 17th, 2015

Mercedes-AMG’s 621-hp S65 Cabrio caters to sun-worshipping speed junkies

Mercedes-AMG has introduced the 2017 S65 Cabriolet, its fifth V12-powered model. The S65 offers a cloth soft top that opens or closes in 17 seconds, and a 621-hp V12 engine that's hand-built in Germany. The post Mercedes-AMG’s 621-hp S65 Cabrio cat.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 14th, 2015

BLU pits MediaTek-powered Life One X against Moto G

BLU Products is one of the more prolific makers of budget-friendly low to mid range smartphones in the US. It doesn't exactly try to compete with the big guys, which could be a futile exercise, preferring to flood the market with unlocked, affordable hand.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsDec 11th, 2015

Robotic SEM Glove Powers Weak Hands: Hangout with Bioservo CEO Tomas Ward

Bioservo Technologies, a Swedish firm, has developed a powered glove to help people who experience weakness in the hand. The Robotic SEM Glove strengthens the user’s grip using so-called Soft Extra Muscle technology. We hosted a hangout with Tomas.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2015

Robotic SEM Glove Powers Weak Hands: Hangout with Bioservo CEO Tomas Ward at 10 am EST

Bioservo Technologies, a Swedish firm, has developed a powered glove to help people who experience weakness in the hand. The Robotic SEM Glove strengthens the user’s grip using so-called Soft Extra Muscle technology. At 10 am EST we’ll be ho.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2015

Robotic SEM Glove Powers Weak Hands: Hangout with Bioservo CEO Tomas Ward at 10 am EST, Thursday

Bioservo Technologies, a Swedish firm, has developed a powered glove to help people who experience weakness in the hand. The Robotic SEM Glove strengthens the user’s grip using so-called Soft Extra Muscle technology. Tomorrow at 10 am EST we’.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2015

Beautiful examples of hand-drawn packaging from around the world

See sample pages from this book at Wink. Hand lettering stands out because everyone has access to computer layout applications now. The warmth and quirky character of hand lettering has great appeal, and for certain kinds of applications (beer labels, ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsNov 27th, 2015

Nvidia Shield Android TV Review

The Nvidia Shield TV is here at last, the much-anticipated successor to the already feature packed and exciting line of Android-powered Nvidia gaming devices. The original Shield is a great little hand-held, and we’ve tested it extensively since it was r.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsNov 26th, 2015

Apple invents active shutter system to protect iPhones from liquid, contaminants

An Apple patent application published Thursday details methods of implementing a powered shutter system that automatically blocks access to speaker, microphone and other iPhone and iPad port openings, protecting the sensitive components within......»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsNov 26th, 2015

Nvidia launches Jetson TX1 GPU module to handle AI on drones and robots

Nvidia today announced a new module called the Jetson TX1 that fits in your hand but can bring GPU-powered intelligence to development boards, drones, robotics, and other devices. The new gadget can handle many kinds of machine learning workloads and ther.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsNov 10th, 2015

Blackberry Priv and HTC One A9 Now Available in the US

Just got paid and need to blow all that cash on a new smartphone? Today would be a decent day, as we have two devices available worth at least a few minutes of your time. On one hand, we have the Blackberry Priv, which is the first Android-powered phone f.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsNov 6th, 2015

This low-power LED flashlight runs on nothing but the heat of your hand

The Lumen flashlight runs entirely on energy converted from body heat using a thermoelectric generator, so no batteries are required. A tritium vial in the body of the flashlight makes it easy to locate in the dark. The post This low-power LED flashlight .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 30th, 2015

Use Your Wiimote As A Flashlight In Horror Game Slender: The Arrival

Keep a steady hand as you illuminate the environments using the Wiimote in the Wii U version of the horror game. Read Use Your Wiimote As A Flashlight In Horror Game Slender: The Arrival on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2015

Harness the power of the sun with Jus, the next-level battery pack for your iPhone

With Jus, the solar-powered rechargeable battery pack that doubles as a case for your iPhone, you can harness all the wonders of the great ball of fire in the sky for the great source of communication in your hand. The post Harness the power of the sun wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2015

Bastiaan Buijs creates wind-up sex toy using hand-blown glass

Dutch Design Week 2015: this "aesthetically pleasing" glass vibrator by Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Bastiaan Buijs is powered by clockwork. (more…) Dutch Design Week 2015: this "aesthetically plea.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2015