Google I/O: Project Vault, a secure computer placed inside a microSD card
Firstpost
On the second day of Google's annual conference for developers, the company has announced Project Vault, a computer as tiny as your memory card. Yes, you heard that right. It is a secure computer that fits into a microSD card. It has been designed by …
Google working with Levi Strauss to make smart clothesEconomic Times
Levi's and Google team up to create “touch-sensitive” clothesBusiness Standard
Share this storyHerald Sun
I4U News -WDSU New Orleans
all 250 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Technology

Cheetah robot can now jump over obstacles while running
The Silver Ink
Cheetah is making great leaps in the field of robotics. The robotic Cheetah can not only run at impressive speeds but can even jump over obstacles in its path. The robotic cheetah first made its name last fall, when the researchers at MIT showed off its top …
Cheetah robot can jump over obstacles while running – The Silver Ink – Gazette Gazette Herald
DARPA-Funded MIT Cheetah Robot Can Now Avoid Obstacles While RunningSTGIST
Robo-Cheetah Jumps Over Hurdles In A Single Bound – Maybe This Robotic Tech Times
Geek Snack -Gazette Tribune -Fox News
all 111 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Science

Silk Road drug site founder jailed

by technews on May 30, 2015

Ross Ulbricht, the founder of online illegal drug marketplace the Silk Road, is sentenced to life in prison. …read more

Source: BBC Technology

Concerns over sudden deaths of more than 120000 rare Kazakhstan antelopes
ABC Online
The sudden deaths of tens of thousands of endangered antelopes in Kazakhstan over the past two weeks have left scientists scrambling for answers and conservationists worried about the animal's future. More than 120,000 rare saiga antelopes — more than …
Saigas, an Endangered Antelope, Dying of Mystery DiseaseNew York Times
120000 rare antelopes dead in 2 weeksEmirates 24/7
Rare antelopes mysteriously dying en masse in KazakhstanThe Japan Times
Toronto Star
all 59 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Science

Animal Crossing Wii U May Be Incoming
GamingBolt
Animal Crossing has become one of Nintendo's biggest franchises, with the 3DS version routinely being considered one of the best games on the platform, and going on to sell over 8 million copies worldwide. Naturally, many have been wondering when a Wii …
The producer of 'Splatoon' on how to make a Nintendo originalEngadget
Zelda Wii U Plot Rumors and Possible E3 AppearanceZelda Dungeon
Gaming competitors prepare for Nintendo world championshipWBEZ
Nintendo Enthusiast -Gematsu -Tech News Today
all 39 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Technology

Origami Robot that Self-folds, Walks, Swims will Blow Your Geek Mind
I4U News
The MIT has been working on so called origami robots since years. MIT has a report from 2010 detailing the initial research. This week at the ICRA 2015 in Seattle the MIT researchers working on origami robots showed of their latest version and the tiny robot …
MIT's self-destructing origami robot could one day heal you from the insideCBC.ca
Robots That Heal and Then Self-DestructGuardian Liberty Voice
Tiny Origami Robot Can Fold Itself and Self-DestructNBCNews.com
TechCrunch -Gazette Herald -VR-Zone
all 18 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Science

Ministers say Great Barrier Reef on the mend
Sky News Australia
UNESCO's draft decision to leave the Great Barrier Reef off its 'in-danger' list is a strong endorsement of Australia's efforts to protect the natural wonder, say federal and state ministers. The ministers expect the reef's health will improve on the back of a …
Greg Hunt, Steven Miles delighted by UNESCO Great Barrier Reef statusBrisbane Times
Australia Dodges UN Censure for Great Barrier ReefWall Street Journal
Australia 'must protect' the Great Barrier ReefBBC News
Economic Times -Sydney Morning Herald
all 212 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Science

Google and Qualcomm Partner To Make A Project Tango Smartphone
AnandTech
Project Tango is the name of Google's initiative to build smartphones and tablets with cameras and sensors that can be used to track its position in 3D space, and to map the environment around it. Although it was initially announced as a platform that would …
Now anyone can tango with one of Google's 3D scanning tabletsThe Star Online
Google And Qualcomm Working On Project 'Tango', Might Be Powered By Gizbot
This slide appears to show the back cameras on Qualcomm and Google's Phone Arena
Phandroid.com -Softpedia News -The Verge
all 75 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Technology

GoPro getting into virtual reality, drones
Stuff.co.nz
A GoPro device featuring 16 cameras, to be used with Google's Jump, to provide viewers with 360-degree video, on show during the I/O developers conference in San Francisco. Virtual reality may be a part of your life sooner than you think. At I/O on Thursday …
Google puts virtual reality in reach with cardboardTHE BUSINESS TIMES
Amateur Photogs: Don't Get Too Excited (Yet) About GoPro's New TechOutside Magazine
Google Cardboard updated with new button, bigger screen, iOS supportHypergrid Business
NH Voice
all 361 news articles

…read more

Source: Google Technology

New research shows that both smokers and those exposed to passive smoke require more anesthetic and painkillers to reach the same level of anesthesia as non-smokers. …read more

Source: Science Daily