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Viewdle Connects Real World With Social Media
16 february 2011
New service links facial recognition to social media.
Creating New Layers Of Value: Howard Stern Tweets Private Parts
14 february 2011
The radio personality made waves yesterday by live Tweeting scene-by-scene commentary while watching his movie, Private Parts.
Smart Algorithms Adavance Negative Content Filtering
21 january 2011
Marking another step forward in the march of algorithmic & embedded governance, researchers at the University of Colorado have developed a process for effectively detecting & deleting "objectionable" (ie nude) content in videos.
Mace Partners With Buddi To Distribute Personal GPS Tracking Device
20 january 2011
The company best known for arming both citizenry & militias with tear gas & pepper spray is now extending its line of personal security equipment.
Cobra iRadar Integrates iPhone & Car Radar Detectors
18 january 2011
A specialized app works with a dash-mounted radar & laser detector to deliver radar alerts, enable tracking, and augment trap detection with mapping of speed & red-light cameras.
Using Nanotube Yarns For Durable Smart Clothing
11 january 2011
Nanotechnology researchers at the Nanotech Institute at the University of Texas have developed a method to make smart fibers much more resilient and durable.
FuturICT Hopes to Model the World With “Living Earth Simulator”
30 december 2010
An ambitious project aims to gather the world's knowledge & data streams to drive a single, real-time global model of our planet.
Consumer Innovations Bring Lab Science to the Home
30 december 2010
With cheaper & more sophisticated tools readily available, parents & hobbyists are setting up simple home laboratories.
Machine Code Challenges Amazon’s Mechanical Turkers
22 december 2010
A recent experiment asks: who's better - "the crowd," or the computer?
ENESS Create Interactive Skate Ramp For ‘TRON: Legacy’ Promo
20 december 2010
A kaleidoscope of patterns, trails, starbursts, and text elements flows with the movement of the skaters.
The City As A Massive Laboratory For Innovation
16 december 2010
The Institute for the Future has released a map of "The Future of Cities, Information, and Inclusion."
Urushi Tactile Musical Interface
14 december 2010
A touch-sensitive music controller explores the interface between traditional Japanese designer art and modern interactive surfaces.
Moleskine: The Brand to Give Nomads a Mobile Identity
Pornhub Turns to Whales for Next Philanthropic Act
A Bouquet of Long Stem Doritos Roses for Your Valentine
The Secrets Behind Designing an AI Persona
Target Nears Universality with Gender-Neutral Kids' Furniture
NARS 360-Degree Video Turns the Beauty Tutorial on its Head
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Better Brews Come Delivered By Data Analytics
Can We Reverse Diabetes Through Lifestyle GPS?
These GUESS Jeans Hydrate Skin
A Waterbed That Lives Up to Its Name