Eva Calvo

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IBM’s $3 Billion Investment In Synthetic Brains And Quantum Computing

IBM thinks the future belongs to computers that mimic the human brain and use quantum physics…and they’re betting $3 billion on it.<p>IBM is unveiling a massive $3 billion research and development round on Wednesday, investing in weird, science fiction-like technologies–and, in the process, …

A Future Smartphone System Could Warn Oblivious Pedestrians Of Oncoming Traffic

Using Wi-Fi signals, it would alert pedestrians who can’t hear an oncoming car.<p>Researchers at the University of Missouri, Kansas City are designing a system to alert pedestrians and drivers of potential crashes before they happen.<p>Wi-Fi Honk, an Android system recently presented at a conference on …

MacTrast Deals: The Beginner Web Dev Hacker Bundle

- Jul 21, 2014<p>If you want something done right, do it yourself. That applies to websites too. Today’s MacTrast Deal is 64 hours of web and mobile …

Tiny device aims to tell you if your drink has been spiked

The creators of a device designed to identify if your drink has been spiked have launched on Indiegogo with the aim of raising $100,000. Similar in size to a pack of gum, the pd.id can be dunked into a drink, blinking red after a few seconds if a contaminant is found. According to founder J. David …

August production reported for Retina Display MacBook Air with 12-inch model to follow

Waiting for a retina display update on Apple’s(s aapl) MacBook Air laptop? If the Economic Daily News out of Taiwan is correct, you won’t have to …

Video of Alleged 4.7-inch iPhone 6 Display Being Scratched by Sandpaper

- Jul 21, 2014<p>A video posted on YouTube on Friday shows an alleged iPhone 6 front glass cover being tortured by garnet sandpaper. The glass comes …

'Transcendence'? Not in this Johnny Depp sci-fi thriller

<b>Transcendence</b><p>Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99<p>Available on VOD Tuesday<p>Christopher Nolan's regular cinematographer, Wally Pfister, was unavailable to shoot Nolan's upcoming "Interstellar" because he was making his directorial debut with this brainy science-fiction thriller that strains …