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Squito: A Throwable Panoramic Camera Ball that Captures 360° Aerial Shots

Boston-based artist and inventor Steve Hollinger has just been granted a second patent here in the United States for his Squito invention, a ball …

How Gesture Control And Wearable Tech Will Revolutionize Our Digital Lives

Pause your favorite show by snapping your fingers. Adjust the temperature in your home with a flick of the wrist. Scroll through your big presentation by waving your hand. Gesture control is the latest step in the evolution of human/computer interaction, replacing traditional interface methods like …

11,000-electrode reprogrammable chip takes brain-computer interfaces to a new level - ExtremeTech

By on July 22, 2013 at 2:36 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The ability to dynamically …

Central Nervous System

A weekend with Misfit’s Shine: an activity tracker for people tired of fugly fitness gadgets

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>How popular the quarter-sized Shine activity tracker becomes will show just how important hardware design has become to the …

6 Reasons Google Chromecast Will Transform TV

Google Chromecast will break open the TV ecosystem unlike anything we’ve seen in years. Forbes calls it a game changer, but mostly because it has …

Apps of the Week: URL Ripper, Garfield Daily, APTuner and more!

Welcome back to another edition of our 'Apps of the Week' series, where we highlight several apps from the Android Central writing staff. Once a week …

Ubisoft CEO Doesn't Think Xbox One And PS4 Will Be The Last Console Generation

Moments after Microsoft and Sony announced their new consoles, analysts’ attention began drifting past a busy launch window to the speculative future of yet another generation of video game consoles. Looking at the beastly machines on offer at E3, it was as if people couldn’t help but wonder: “are …

Nokia’s top-notch Pro Camera app for Lumia 1020 will land on all PureView phones

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>The impressive Pro Camera app Nokia developed for its Lumia 1020 will become available for a limited number of other Lumia …

PlayStation 4, Xbox One pre-orders sold out at most major retailers

Wal-Mart is one of the few major U.S. retailers that's still accepting pre-orders for both the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4.<p>If you're eager to be one of the first gamers to get your hands on the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One but haven't pre-ordered either console yet, you might be in for a rude …

Wall Street

Microsoft Releases Yet Another TV Ad Criticising the iPad’s ‘Lack of Features’

In yet another continuation of their campaign against Apple’s iPad, Microsoft has aired another TV ad, criticizing the iPad for its lack of advanced …

Nokia Lumia 1020 vs. Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom

Size<p>The Lumia 1020 is four percent taller and 13 percent wider, but it's much thinner than the chunky Galaxy S4 Zoom. The GS4 Zoom is a full 47 …

Phones

There Are More Eyes on Your Facebook Posts Than You Can Even Imagine

A recent report from Stanford University and Facebook suggests we consistently underestimate the size of our audience on social media.<p>Whether you’re a ninja, guru, or mere mortal user of social media, you’ve likely guessed how many people read your Facebook posts. Among the estimation techniques …

Microsoft May Bring Back Family Sharing And Other Lost Features On The Xbox One

Most of the gaming public and press rejoiced when Microsoft made the startling announcement a short while after the Xbox One’s chilly reception at E3 that it was reversing most the system’s controversial policies. That included a once-a-day online check-in requirement and a some tricky restrictions …

SolePower charges smartphones by harnessing walking power

Looking to solve the issue of a dead phone battery and no power outlet in sight, a new invention on Kickstarter says it can capture, generate, and store power within a shoe insole.<p>What if people could charge their phones by going for a walk? No electricity, no power outlets, no more dealing with …

Clean Energy

Meet the Moto X face-to-face in new leak

Photo reveals soft buttons and perhaps a new version of Android.<p>The Moto X leaks are coming fast and furious now as the first (hopefully) great phone created by Motorola as a wholly "Google company" inches toward the market.<p>This past week we saw what was believed to be a Moto X in the hands of …

Mobile Technology

The Future Of Flight: Helicopters Will Fly Like Airplanes

Two new programs are coming to improve the U.S. Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) fleet.<p>In the wake of the unsuccessful Iran hostage-rescue attempt in 1980, when three of eight helicopters failed and crippled the mission, military planners came to a realization: The U.S. fleet was in desperate …

How Serious Is Virtual Reality Headset Oculus Rift? $16 Million ‘Series A’ Serious

A year and a half ago virtual reality was an elusive technodream. Maybe it still is. But since the middle of 2012, the Oculus Rift, VR’s latest great …

What I learned from researching almost every single smart watch that has been rumored or announced

Smart watches! I sure hope you like them, because literally everyone is developing one. And yet, given the vanishingly small proportion of watches that are “smart,” clearly, something is holding them back. Here are the trends that jumped out when I undertook a more or less comprehensive catalog of …

Smartwatches

Jaguar Project 7 Concept

An F-type with one less seat, more power, and the awesome cranked to 11.<p>Jaguar ran a camo’d F-type prototype at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last year, so bringing a production model to the 2013 event would be so . . . lame. Enter the Project 7, a chopped, lowered, and gutted F-type roadster that …

Le Mans