Leap Motion takes gesture control to a Minority Report level. But what if you married it with your everyday OS? This new video shows exactly what kind of applications you can look forward to on your Windows 8 machine. And it's a whole lot cooler than touch.
We're still a long way more to go to cure Alzheimer's but the scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have developed a drug that may just reverse memory deficits and slow the disease. In elderly mice that is.
Google CEO Larry Page appeared at the company's I/O developers conference today, and capped off the lengthy keynote presentation with a speech about the future of technology. He also talked about how negativity in the press and between rival companies are hurting innovation.
BlackBerry announced at the BlackBerry Live Keynote today that it will be launching BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for iOS and Android this summer. It is a big move for the company. What would this mean for their devices?
See this structure? This is a concept sketch of the 984-foot tall hotel that was proposed by US-based firm Mobilona. The hotel was set to be built on an artificial island off the coast of Dubai Barcelona and would include facilities like a zero-gravity spa, a vertical wind tunnel, and other otherworldly experiences. And it would only cost you around 300 to 1,500 Euro for a room.
There are plenty of base jumping clips online, but nothing quite as brutal
as this. Daredevil Matthew Gough was base jumping in Lake Garda, Italy
when his parachute opened backwards and got twisted and tangled. He hit
the ground at 40mph from a 1,000 foot cliff, and the entire harrowing
experience was captured on his helmet cam.
Microsoft has detailed its next generation console - the Xbox One. Described by Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment business for Microsoft, the Xbox One was designed and built as an all in one system to align games, TV and entertainment.
The Xbox One will not be able to play previous generation Xbox 360 games, according to Microsoft. It's designed on an X86 architecture, on a new eight core chip, while the Xbox 360 uses a Xenon processor, with PowerPC architecture. The systems are incompatible with one another.
Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox One, and it showed off its vision for the future of gaming and home entertainment to the public. Xbox One debuts later this year, but it won't be alone though. They're going to have some stiff competition from Sony and its upcoming PlayStation 4. Nintendo is also has its Wii U.
If you think spanx are garments of torture, just be glad you weren't born in the early 20th century, when women had to wear insane corsets in order to shrink their waist. Certain styles would even force the torso to taper towards the waist, pushing the lower ribs inwards and displacing their internal organs.Ouch.
Don't worry, this isn't like that other jacket made by lonely bachelors in Japan. Designed by James Teh, this version is based on the "hug box" created by inventor and autism sufferer Temple Grandin, who used it to calm her down. The Tjacket works is by applying pressure whenever children are
over-agitated, and parents can send "hugs" when
needed using an app on their smartphone.