Brett Coleman

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Rockchip Electronics shows off windowed multitasking for Android

Multitasking isn’t one of Android’s strong points, in fact most other mobile operating systems struggle with it too. But with the prevalence of multi-core hardware offering all the power we need, it seems such a waste that software hasn’t managed to the keep pace.<p>Industry giants, like Samsung and …

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Red Pitaya Lets You Measure All The Things

As a wannabe science nerd I’ve always been fascinated by oscilloscopes, wave generators, and sensors of all types. Sadly, because of my inability to add simple figures (even with a calculator) nobody ever let me play with their lab equipment. That’s about to change.<p>Red Pitaya is a Slovenian-born …

30 Petabytes Later, Bitcasa Takes Infinite Storage To Version 2.0 With Revamped Android, iOS, Desktop Apps

TechCrunch Disrupt alumni Bitcasa has spent the last five months or so growing out of its beta launch, picking up new users and listening to feedback. Today, however, the waiting ends as Bitcasa is launching version 2.0 of its desktop, iOS and Android apps.<p>In case you’re having trouble following …

iblazr Is a Synchronized Portable Flash For iOS and Android Devices

Low-light photography is a tricky business with smartphones, in part due to the smaller sensors packed inside their beautifully thin hardware. Whether it’s in the local bar, a music concert or moonlit walk, users are sometimes forced to use the built-in flash that can often ‘white out’ large parts …

Building an analog 'camera' to capture the smell of life

Though we can easily record thousands of images and hours of audio just to remember a single moment in time, the memory of a moment's scent — be it the smell of a spring day, or the remnants of a campfire — is still lost forever. Designer Amy Radcliffe wants to change that, and she's built a …

Grand St. Opens Up a SkyMall-Type Shop for Indie Gadgets

Finding and buying fanciful and useful new gadgets often means months-long Kickstarter deadline delays (I’m still waiting on that Everpurse, dangit!) …

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