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New Auto Tech For Accident Avoidance

New Auto Tech For Accident Avoidance

February 27, 2017

As you probably know, the automotive manufacturer Volvo has long been associated with safety. Thus it is not so surprising to learn that Volvo is hard at work on a new approach for automobile accident avoidance.

First a bit of ... Full Story

Is The Holy Grail Of Battery Technology Closer?

Is The Holy Grail Of Battery Technology Closer?

February 17, 2017

You can readily understand that in today’s era with an ever expanding array of portable electronic devices, there is a seemingly never ending quest underway to discover a superior battery technology. As you probably know, the arrival of the ... Full Story

New Tech To Thwart The Spread Of Fake Medications

New Tech To Thwart The Spread Of Fake Medications

February 13, 2017

Unless you happen to work in the medical or pharmaceutical fields you may not yet be aware of what has become a growing problem, that of fake medications. It goes without saying that fake medicines can and do have disastrous ... Full Story

Holy Grail For Electronics Found?

Holy Grail For Electronics Found?

February 10, 2017

Have researchers finally discovered the much sought after holy grail of the electronics world, that of flexible electronics? The answer to that question may be found in the rather innovative research underway at the National University of Singapore. There, a ... Full Story

Miracle Material Once Again Astounds Researchers

Miracle Material Once Again Astounds Researchers

February 6, 2017

You may recall hearing something about a rather unique material by the name of graphene. Recall that graphene only first appeared back around the year 2004 when Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, of the University of Manchester published a paper ... Full Story

Long Awaited Breakthrough In Sound Recognition Technology

Long Awaited Breakthrough In Sound Recognition Technology

February 3, 2017

Unless you are deeply involved in the machine learning world, you may not realize that as powerful as this technology is at the moment, one current limitation is the recognition of natural sounds. Natural sounds are those such as the ... Full Story

An End To Hacking?

An End To Hacking?

January 30, 2017

Could there finally be a workable solution for what looks to be a increased amount of hacking around the world? As you know, the growing consensus from governments, organizations , corporations and the like is that hacking is already a serious ... Full Story

How About A Personal Movie Of Living Cells?

How About A Personal Movie Of Living Cells?

January 27, 2017

In truth, the very idea of a movie, not to mention a personal movie of living cells would have been scoffed at as a fantastical idea just a few short years ago. Nowadays? Not so much. Here’s what this ... Full Story

Talk About Blending Form And Function

Talk About Blending Form And Function

January 20, 2017

Of course you must have noticed that the catch phrase wearable technology first started to catch hold in the early part of 2016 and is now a common everyday term. Yet you are about to discover an entirely new approach ... Full Story

At Last: Copyright Protection That Works!

At Last: Copyright Protection That Works!

January 16, 2017

You must have noticed that right along with the arrival of our everything digital era there has been a rampant increase in the copying of material posted online. Whether it be images, blog posts, videos or even entire books there ... Full Story

New Innovative New Robotic Hand

New Innovative New Robotic Hand

January 9, 2017

As you must have noticed over the past year or so the field of robotics has been experiencing rather amazing advances that keep pushing forward the former limits of this field. The latest robotics innovation comes from the highly esteemed ... Full Story

Real World Invisibility Cloak?

Real World Invisibility Cloak?

January 6, 2017

Certainly you must recall the invisibility cloak that Harry Potter utilized. Yes, that cloak was in fact a work of fiction. Yet, it turns out that in the world associated with microscopic photonic integrated devices there is now a cloaking ... Full Story

New Breakthrough In Drone Technology

New Breakthrough In Drone Technology

January 2, 2017

Certainly you are well aware that the topic of drones became quite popular last year. Now, a new breakthrough from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore will most likely trigger even more excitement from drone enthusiasts of all types ... Full Story

A Microphone That Never Shuts Off?

A Microphone That Never Shuts Off?

December 30, 2016

Really? Could there be such a device out there? At the same time, you may be asking yourself about now, for what purpose? Think for a moment about all of the hard to miss attention you have seen across the ... Full Story

Breakthrough In Aviation Technology

Breakthrough In Aviation Technology

December 19, 2016

If you remember anything from your school days about the history of flight, you may well recall that for as long as man has been attempting to fly, most of the efforts and focus has been on modeling the structure ... Full Story

The Next Step For Drone Technology

The Next Step For Drone Technology

December 16, 2016

You cannot have missed the incredible rise in the attention on drone technology as of late. Yet as exciting as existing drones are at the moment, they all share one hard to overlook shortcoming. That of flight time. As you ... Full Story

Noiseless Flight Coming Soon?

Noiseless Flight Coming Soon?

December 12, 2016

Well not completely noiseless to be sure. For now, that sort of thing will remain within the realm of science fiction. After all, the jet turbines that propel today’s aircraft are by nature rather noisy affairs. On the other ... Full Story

Rethinking Accepted Standards And Methods For Roofing Materials

Rethinking Accepted Standards And Methods For Roofing Materials

December 5, 2016

Certainly you must have come across a story or two about the much talked about Tesla Solar Roof. In case you missed the details with all of the recent hoopla surrounding the most recent election, more details about the Tesla ... Full Story

First Big Data, How About Little Data?

First Big Data, How About Little Data?

December 2, 2016

Little Data as it relates to learning, that is. What is Little Data? Truth be told, the answer to that question will depend on who you ask as well as the context. Nevertheless, one shortcut to understanding Little Data is ... Full Story

Radical New Use For 3D Printing

Radical New Use For 3D Printing

November 28, 2016

As you probably know, 3D Printing technology is becoming more widespread in the number of applications in which it can be utilized. The latest such application is in the field of manufacture of permanent magnets. For the record, permanent magnets ... Full Story