Low-cost device can measure air pollution anywhere

Air pollution is a major public health problem: The World Health Organization has estimated that it leads to over 4 million premature deaths worldwide annually. Still, it is not always extensively measured. But now an MIT research team is rolling out.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgMar 16th, 2023

Arctic could be ice-free a decade earlier than thought

The Arctic Ocean's ice cap will disappear in summer as soon as the 2030s and a decade earlier than thought, no matter how aggressively humanity draws down the carbon pollution that drives global warming, scientists said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News39 min. ago

Apple announces new Optic ID biometrics for user authentication on Apple Vision Pro headset

Apple announced a new biometrics system called Optic ID for Apple Vision Pro. It analyzes your iris to identify you, akin to how Face ID works for your whole face on iPhone. This means the device can automatically unlock when you place the headset.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Siri no longer requires ‘Hey’ command to activate, now has back-to-back requests

Since iPhone 6s, users can talk to Siri hands-free just by saying the command “Hey Siri.” This command was later added to pretty much every Apple device, and became crucial for HomePod – Apple’s smart speaker. But now with iOS 17, macOS 14,.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Fingerprint unveils Smart Signals to fight and prevent fraud

Fingerprint launched Fingerprint Pro Plus, featuring the company’s latest innovation, Smart Signals. These new capabilities provide real-time, actionable intelligence that builds on Fingerprint’s browser and device identification signals.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Tim Cook: Apple Vision Pro tech is mindblowing, and will be too expensive for many

Speaking on "Good Morning America," Apple CEO Tim Cook has acknowledged that Apple Vision Pro will be too expensive for many, but says the cost is because of the "mind-blowing" engineering in it.Tim Cook on "Good Morning America"Following the launch.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Xbox COPPA violations cost Microsoft $20 million in FTC settlement

Complaint: MS didn't notify parents until children's info was already collected. Microsoft will face new restrictions on what it can do with this young player's info. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Thinkstock) Microsoft will p.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Samsung wants you to reserve the Odyssey OLED G9 — without knowing the price

Samsung has just opened reservations for the Odyssey OLED G9, but it's a bit of a gamble -- no one knows how much it's going to cost......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

Tiny gold particles can help harness energy from the sun to break down pollution

When organic pollutants such as dyes, agricultural chemicals, and pharmaceuticals enter waterways all around the world, they can harm the environment and human health—and removing them can be incredibly difficult......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Best Buy is having a clearance sale on Garmin smartwatches today

There's a lot of models to choose from in Best Buy's sale for Garmin smartwatches, so if you want a fitness-focused wearable device, you should check it out......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Apple enters the MR market by unveiling Vision Pro

During the annual WWDC, Apple unveiled the long-awaited MR headset Vision Pro, as well as the Mac series powered by Apple Silicon. The MR device marks a new venture for Apple's foray into a new sphere since the launch of the Apple Watch......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple Vision Pro: release date, price, specs, and more

Apple's exciting, yet staggeringly expensive Vision Pro XR headset is no longer a rumor. Here's everything we know about Apple's revolutionary new device......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 7 min. ago

Vision Pro: Apple"s new augmented reality headset unveiled

The high price and two-hour battery life raise questions about how popular the new device will be......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

No matter how great Apple makes its new OSes seem now, don"t install the betas

Apple makes iOS 17 and macOS Sonoma sound fantastic. But Apple will also make them sound ready, and they really, really are not. Don't risk bricking your device.Don't do this to your Mac.Macs, iPhones, iPads, and more are superb devices — but it's.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Apple Vision Pro $3,499 mixed-reality headset launches at WWDC after years of rumors

Apple has unveiled its mixed-reality headset, the Vision Pro, its ambitious launch of a new platform that will make waves in the AR market, but it will ship in early 2024 and cost $3,499.Apple Vision ProFollowing years of rumors, Apple has used its k.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

iOS and iPadOS 17 drop support for iPhone X, first iPad Pros, and other old devices

You'll need a device made within the last five years to get new features. Enlarge / StandBy and other iOS 17 features won't be coming to some older iPhones. (credit: Apple) Apple sometimes releases new operating systems.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Apple Vision Pro raises the bar for VR and AR headsets

Apple just announced its first XR headset, a high-quality augmented reality and virtual reality device that integrates with Apple's ecosystem......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Don’t get excited for an Apple Reality Pro price bait and switch at WWDC

Apple VR's headset, which rumors suggest will be called the Reality Pro, might 'only' cost $2,000 according to leaks, but that's still expensive......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

3D printing near net shape parts with no post-processing

Carnegie Mellon University Professor Rahul Panat, and his team, were developing a new type of 3D printed Brain-Computer Interface (or BCI) device where custom micropillars capture the communication signals from neurons when they stumbled upon an unex.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Study: Climate change"s cost includes losses of learning and earnings due to natural disasters

In the wake of natural disasters, survivors' losses of education and lifetime earnings may be comparable to the cost of property damage, according to a new study in Nature Human Behaviour co-authored by R. Jisung Park, an assistant professor at Penn'.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

New study explores phosphorus recovery from sewage sludge in China for environmental sustainability and cost analysis

In a new study published in the journal Environmental Science and Ecotechnology, researchers from Tianjin University evaluate the environmental sustainability and socio-economic costs of recovering phosphorus (P) from sewage sludge by replacing curre.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023