Technology forecasting
Technology forecasting attempts to predict the future characteristics of useful technological machines, procedures or techniques.
Primarily, a technological forecast deals with the characteristics...
Elon Musk Plans to Give the Entire Planet Free Wi Fi
Elon Musk plans to give the entire planet free WiFi Description: Free internet and free WiFi is something that people have been dreaming of for a long time but is it realistically possible? Elon Mu...
New Engineered Materials Visualizer
The granite countertop visualizer will let you mix and match materials and colors and them save the images in your computer to make your final selection. For more information and selection of material...
The rise and fall and rise again of Segway
Back in 2001, Segway had big goals to change the world. That didn't happen. But now almost two decades later, Segway may still change how we move.
Everything You Need To Know About The Mercedes-Benz Vision Urbanetic
Here’s the self-driving, electric, body-swappable car of the future. (via Seeker)
It’s Getting Harder to Spot a Deep Fake Video
Fake videos and audio keep getting better, faster and easier to make, increasing the mind-blowing technology's potential for harm if put in the wrong hands. Bloomberg QuickTake explains how good deep ...
The first synthetic embryo has been born
The first synthetic embryo has been born without a sperm or egg.
The Google Assistant can help you get things done over the phone
Whether you’re booking a table at your neighborhood sushi joint or trying to schedule a last-minute haircut before your big event, sometimes you just need to pick up the phone to get something done. H...
Scientists Have 3D Printed a Human Cornea For the First Time
Scientists Have 3D Printed a Human Cornea For the First Time.
These Textiles Respond to Light
Programmable window shades could open and close with the light without robotics. (via Seeker)
This New Graphene Material Called Diamene Turns Harder Than Diamond When It's Hit By A Bullet
Scientists have created a new material called diamene, which promises to be as flexible as tin foil but hard enough to stop a bullet....
World's Smallest Hard Drive Writes Data Atom-By-Atom
Using this breakthrough technology, all the books in the world could be stored on a device the size of a postage stamp.
Turbulent Is Ready to Change the World!
After 2 years of engineering and build iterations the team of Turbulent has finished its first 15kW low-head hydropower turbine. This is a scalable technology that can be installed at any kind of wate...
Brain implant boosts human memory by up to 30%.
Brain implant boosts human memory by up to 30%.
Amazing new wound-closure technology!
Wound-closure technology is becoming less painful and more efficient, amazing! Credit: Hashem Al-Ghaili
Hypothetical technology
A hypothetical technology is a technology that does not exist yet, but the development of which could potentially be achieved in the future. It is distinct from an emerging technology, which has achi...
Better Memory With Faster Lasers
DVDs and Blu-ray disks contain so-called phase-change materials that morph from one atomic state to another after being struck with pulses of laser light, with data "recorded" in those two atomic stat...
Augmented reality
Augmented reality (AR) is a live direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented (or supplemented) by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, ...
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Data monitoring committee
A data monitoring committee (DMC) — sometimes called a data and safety monitoring board (DSMB) — is an independent group of experts who monitor patient safety and treatment efficacy data while a clini...
Real-time MRI
Real-time magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) refers to the continuous monitoring ("filming") of moving objects in real time. Because MRIis based on time-consuming scanning of k-space, real-time MRI was ...
Real-time MRI - Wikipedia
Vacuum airship
A vacuum airship, also known as a vacuum balloon, is a hypothetical airship that is evacuated rather than filled with a lighter-than-air gas such as hydrogen or helium. First proposed by Italian monk ...
Vacuum airship - Wikipedia
Red Redemption
Red Redemption was a serious game developer based in Oxford, UK. It produced two global warming games: Climate Challenge and Fate of the World. In 2012, Red Redemption went into receivership.
James F. Woodward
James F. Woodward is a professor emeritus of history and an adjunct professor of physics at California State University, Fullerton. He is best known for a controversial physics hypothesis proposed in ...
This artificial womb could allow babies to develop outside the mother
This artificial womb could allow babies to develop outside the mother. Credit: Hashem Al-Ghaili
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Charge your car WHILE you drive on roads like these.