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New satellite paves the way for full-color, full-motion video from space:


British company Earth-i just launched a new prototype satellite that paves the way for the "world's first full-color, full-motion video satellite constellation." CARBONITE-2 is a test version of the ...


Netflix's new show about AI is blowing people's minds - literally:


Altered Carbon, Netflix's new sci-fi thriller, is set in a futuristic world with limitless potential. Immortality is finally attainable--for the very wealthy, at least--thanks to AI tech that can download ...


The Best of CES 2018 - Highlights from Tech's Biggest Event:




Kickstarter Campaign - This New 360-Degree Camcorder Neckband Captures the World From your Point of View:


According to their Kickstarter page https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/467094941/fitt360-the-first-360-neckband-wearable-camera/description , "FITT360 is the world's first and only neckband 360 camera. ...


The robots of the future are here.... amazing:




Do we really need an Alexa-powered toilet?:


Kitchen and bath products-maker Kohler thinks so, as well as a faucet and bathroom mirror and the list of Alexa-activated devices is even longer and weirder than that. How about an Alexa-powered dog collar ...


How a promising Alzheimer's drug turns back the cellular clock:


Alzheimer's is a devastating disease, and with the world's average population getting older, its effects will be felt further and wider in the future. A drug dubbed J147, developed by the Salk Institute, ...


CES 2018: 20 most innovative gadgets at show:


The trade show of the Consumer Electronics Show will open Tuesday, but we've got a sneak peek on some of the coolest technology set to debut at the world's biggest consumer trade show. Each year, the ...


Fat fighting drug could let you lose weight without dieting:


You want to lose weight, but you don't want to eat less - right? Well, when and if a new drug makes it to market, you may get your wish. Scientists from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston ...


The virus that can attack brain tumors and stimulate the immune system to do the same:


Remarkable new research from scientists in the UK has shown how a naturally occurring, and mostly harmless, virus is being recruited into attacking brain cancer and enhancing the tumor-targeting abilities ...


Google's New Voice AI is Hyper Realistic:


Google just published new information about its latest advancements in voice AI. The new Tacotron sounds just like a human. By Taylor Donovan Barnett https://interestingengineering.com/googles-new-voice-ai-is-hyper-realistic?_source=newsletter&_campaign=Yy18j5KnZQYQY&_uid=nXe0N3Xbxr&_h=64cc3b5d9718727b8670189a16e07bec629326aa&utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=mailing&utm_campaign=Newsletter-31-12-2017 ...


These 3D printed implants could help patients with bone cancer :


This bone cancer treatment could one day help patients with brain cancer. Surgeons would remove the tumor, scan the bone, and create a 3D print of the needed implant. It would then be placed in the patient. ...


Three bedroom, two bath and a robot: Meet the real estate bots showing Bay Area homes:


When Gilbert Serrano opened the door of his potential dream home, a modern, two-bedroom rental on Karen Drive, he was surprised to be greeted not by a real estate agent, but by a robot. The sleek, ...


Turning Parking Spaces Into Grocery Stores or Whatever Store You'd LIke...:




App uses Wi-Fi to save people who are lost in the woods:


If you're lost or injured in the wilderness, there's a good chance that there won't be cellular coverage where you are - that means you can't just phone for help. Your smartphone may still get you found, ...


10 ways tech will shape your life in 2018, for better and worse:


As I look into my crystal ball at what new technologies are most likely to shape our lives in the next 12 months, I see science-fiction dreams coming to life: glasses that mix reality and imagination, ...


The Five Most Amazing Things That Were 3-D-Printed This Year:


Each of these items gives us clues to what the future of manufacturing might look like. by Erin Winick https://www.technologyreview.com/s/609634/the-five-most-amazing-things-that-were-3-d-printed-this-year/?utm_source=MIT+Technology+Review&utm_campaign=818c198b2c-weekly_roundup_2017-12-28_edit&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_997ed6f472-818c198b2c-153904269&goal=0_997ed6f472-818c198b2c-153904269&mc_cid=818c198b2c&mc_eid=4d778a166c ...


True wireless charging is about to become a thing:


Ever wish you could charge your gadgets wirelessly -- and we mean truly wirelessly, not by placing them on a charging surface? That day may come quite soon, as the Federal Communications Commission ...


The fourth industrial revolution is upon us:


Driverless cars and trucks rule the road, while robots "man" the factories. Super-smartphones hail Uber helicopters or even planes to fly their owners across mushrooming urban areas. Machines use ...


A Man Gets His Genes Edited, and Science Waits With Bated Breath:




Scientists 'Inject' Information into Brains of Monkeys Using Electrical Currents:


The research is very promising and could impact medicine in two key areas: improving treatment options for people who have suffered a decrease in motor skills from injury, and more importantly, acting ...
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Elon Musk says he's not bitcoin inventor, warns of robot apocalypse:




New healthcare model will allow users to video chat with doctor:


Facetiming, texting or emailing with a personal physician is part of a new healthcare model that will launch at a Missoula-based medical walk-in clinic. CostCare will be modifying their Mullan Road ...


Incoming! 2018 regional fly-in bound for Missoula. Airport, pilots association begin planning for thousands at national fly-in event:


The nation's largest aviation organization and its sortie of private pilots will converge on Missoula next summer for its annual fly-in, an event that's expected to draw several hundred aircraft ...


3D-printed objects connect with Wi-Fi - no electricity required:


Researchers from the University of Washington have 3D-printed objects and sensors that are able to communicate with Wi-Fi devices such as smartphones or computers without needing to be powered by batteries ...


Everything You Need to Know About Crispr Gene Editing:


In the last five years, biology has undergone a seismic shift as researchers around the globe have embraced a revolutionary technology called gene editing. It involves the precise cutting and pasting ...


New partnership provides meals personalized to precise health needs:




New design gives 3D printers a 10x speed boost:


Despite the 3D printing revolution shaking up the design and manufacturing industries, one thing has been holding it back from fully infiltrating more commercial day-to-day situations - it's slow. Most ...


Must read article on how our lives will change dramatically in 20 years.:


Udo Gollub is at Messe Berlin. This is what was invisioned in April 22, 2016 I just went to the Singularity University summit and here are the key learnings. In 1998, Kodak had 170,000 employees ...


Young Again: How One Cell Turns Back Time:


With every birth, cells begin anew. Scientists have found a biological mechanism underpinning the process in worms, which one day may be harnessed to restore our own damaged cells. None of us ...

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