Fons J. Verbeek

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Herbie Hancock keeps searching for the unexpected

There’s something eternally youthful about pianist Herbie Hancock, who has spent his long career doing what enterprising young artists love to do: search for new ideas in sound.<p>Jazz, pop, fusion, techno, funk, world music — everything Hancock hears eventually makes its way into his art in one form …

Guitar

Animal Migrations In Motion

Animal Migrations In Motion is a fantastic animated & interactive data visualization of the predicted migration patterns of almost 3,000 species in …

Google Lens offers a snapshot of what is to come in AR

There are a ton of exciting new technologies on the way in the near future. These include the likes of virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, IOT, personal assistants and more. Google Lens is a part of that future. We’re taking tentative steps into the future and the next few …

Artificial Intelligence

Colorful Animation Visualizes 200 Years of Immigration to the U.S. (1820-Present)

Many of us, whether born there, residing there, or just interested in the place, describe the United States of America as "a nation of immigrants." …

New Orleans

How Your Butt Can Hurt Your Low Back

About 80% of adults will have low back pain at some point in their lives, according to the National Institutes of Health. Some episodes are caused by …

Massage Therapy

It's Not You, It's Your Emoji

It's Not You, It's Your Emoji<p>Clover analyzed data from 3M users to see which emojis are generating the most and least replies when used within the …

The next wearable technology could be your skin

Artificial electronic skin (e-skin) could one day make this a possibility. Researchers are developing flexible, bendable and even stretchable electronic circuits that can be applied directly to the skin. As well as turning your skin into a touchscreen, this could also help replace feeling if you've …

Nanotech

The next wearable technology could be your skin

Technology can be awkward. Our pockets are weighed down with ever-larger smartphones that are a pain to pull out when we’re in a rush. And attempts …

Nanotech

Play Pinball in Virtual Reality with Real Haptic Feedback

Build the “PinSim” cabinet controller and play VR pinball with real Flipper buttons and an accelerometer-based nudge system!<p>I attended the Oculus event at GDC this year, where I first heard Pinball FX2 VR was in the works. I tried the game and after 5 minutes I knew I wanted to build a VR interface …

What makes a photographer when everyone is taking pictures

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