Astrophysicist Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner are building miniature sized robots the size of a smartphone and sending them to Alpha Centauri - 4.37 light years away. “For the first time in human history we can do more than just gaze at the stars. We can actually reach them.”
Google showed off its latest robot - a bi-pedal robot that is capable of walking in challenging situations and doing some manual labor we don't want to. Check it out below: For comparison, here's TARS:
Meet 17-year-old Paige Brown. She's a senior from Bangor High School, and she's created a way to pull destructive phosphorus from a stream by using seaweed gel with aluminum and magnesium. She created a filter to clean polluted water!
How do you make magazine ads relevant again? You do something like what Porsche did for their 911 ad. Obviously, it's expensive to do, and we probably won't be seeing many of these, but hey, it looks super cool. Check it out:
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (or HIPAA) is meant to protect patient information by mandating that the data is stored as securely as possible.
In most cases, this leaves doctor’s offices with two choices: give up precious office space for on-site servers to host the information, or turn to the cloud. While the cloud seems like an easier alternative, the federal government has strict guidelines for data storage, and cloud companies have been playing catch-up to comply.
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Chinese tech company Xiaomi has developed a solution to make and cook the perfect rice. The company recently introduced its newest home appliance that can be controlled with a smartphone. It's genius. But it's more than that!
Hardware isn’t sexy anymore. For a while, everyone was doing it. And now, major companies are exiting the hardware game. Why? Because major companies have realized that there isn’t any money in hardware. Hardware is simply a means to an end for consumers - a way to get to the internet, to get our jobs done, to schedule our lives. So if the next big thing in tech isn’t going to be a device, what is it going to be?