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August 2016

ASUS Smartwatch – ZenWatch 3

August 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

The latest smartwatch from ASUS features a round watchface. It measures 1.39 inches, and the AMOLED display has a resolution of 400 X 400 pixels. The body of the watch is [...]

Autonomous Shipping Lanes

August 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

In the future, all shipping vessels may be fully autonomous. There won’t be a need for captains or deck hands. Dock workers may still be needed to unload cargo, but [...]

Aloft Hotels Have Voice-Activated Rooms

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Guests at Aloft can control the room temperature, lights, music, and other amenities with Apple’s personal assistant Siri and an iPad. There’s an Aloft Hotel app [...]

Soft Robot Powered by Microfluids

August 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Researchers at Harvard University created a soft, octopus-like robot that is autonomous and untethered. It is called ‘octobot.’ Several manufacturing methods were [...]

iPhone 7 Release Date – September

August 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

The next iPhone will arrive sometime in September. According to Evan Blass, it will be on September 16. Forbes has a headline indicating that the iPhone 7 will be announced [...]

Self-Driving Taxis in Singapore

August 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

The world’s first self-driving taxi picked up passengers in the One-North business and residential district in Singapore. A driver and a researcher were in the car [...]

AMD’s Zen Server Platform Revealed

August 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

AMD revealed the latest Zen server platform. It is codenamed ‘Naples.’ It utilizes simultaneous multithreading – up to 64 threads per processor, or 128 [...]

Small Device Disinfects Water with UV Rays

August 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

A device made of glass and molybdenum disulfide kills 99.99% of bacteria within 20 minutes. It was invented by researchers at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and the [...]

Uber Self-Driving Cars in Pittsburgh

August 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Uber is planning to use self-driving cars in Pittsburgh. They are using a modified Volvo XC90. To ensure nothing goes wrong, a driver will be in the car. A second Uber [...]

Samsung Galaxy Note7

August 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

The latest Samsung Galaxy Note is available. The Note7 was reviewed by Anandtech. Here’s a list of features followed by highlights: Snapdragon 820 SoC – 2x Kryo @ [...]

Electronic Skin Patch Measures Health

August 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

An electronic sticker developed at the University of Illinois measures sun exposure, blood oxygenation, and heart rate. It can be used to assess a person’s health. The [...]

Router Firmware Improved with Untangle OS

August 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

A new home router firmware based on the NG Firewall sold by Untangle may improve wireless connections. It can be flashed onto several router models including the Asus AC3100 [...]

Apple Might Release a Bluetooth Earbud

August 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

The next gadget from Apple might be a wireless earpiece featuring a Bluetooth radio chip. It would match the next iPhone, which is expected to be manufactured without a [...]
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