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?
New research on the health of immigrants has found that foreign-born Americans tend to live longer than their American-born peers. Why? Because people born in the United States smoke more, drink more, eat worse, and kinda just laze about.
Did you know that in China, some
76,000 children go missing each year, with as many as one
million currently listed as lost? Sad but true. However, one lost boy has finally made his way back home with the help of Google Maps.
No matter how famous you are, you should never piss off the help especially when they know where you sleep. Case in point is this unbelievable story shared by Adam Sandler during an appearance on Jay Leno. And you'll never guess why she did it:
Here's proof that any monkey with a camera can take better shots than you can. These snapshots by Mikki The Chimpanzee are part of an interesting project done by Russian-born American conceptual artists Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid. The purpose is to document how the monkey learned to use a polaroid, analogue, and antique large-format camera. The pics below were were snapped at Moscow’s Red Square and other city sights.
Remember back in 2012 when everyone was excited over the butt-kicking, redheaded heroine from Brave? While the movie turned out to be a bit of a let down, the traits of the central character stood out among the other less gutsy princesses in Disney's lineup. However, Disney has since revealed their decision to give the tomboyish princess a typical girly makeover, which included
a sparkly dress, small waist and more makeup.
These landscape pics taken above were snapped using ONDU pinhole cameras which are made entirely of out of wood and don't have any electronics. The cameras come from Slovenian industrial designer and self-taught carpenter Elvis Halilović, who has been making pinhole cameras for the last seven years.
Yahoo's board of directors has approved a $1.1 billion acquisition of blogging platform Tumblr, according to The Wall Street Journal. Reportedly an all cash acquisition, Tumblr will maintain control of its operations.
There's going to be more wearable tech coming out, now that Google Glass has gotten the ball rolling. This one here is called CastAR. and it takes a whole different approach to modified-reality tech by slapping tiny projectors on your face.