James Quinlan

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UAE Drone Can Clear Fog At Airports

A team of three PhD students from the Sharjah campus of Khalifa University may have found a method of solving a perennial problem for the region's …

Unmanned Aircraft

Nvidia Shield TV (2017) Nougat update arrives, adds Amazon Video support (Update: original model too!)

Update (1/26): Unfortunately the Nougat update originally appeared to apply only to the 2017 version of the Nvidia Shield. Thankfully, this is no longer the case. Today the update has started rolling out for owners of the older model as well. More details can be found here.<p>The recently launched …

Smart TV

Hundreds of Nevada homes evacuated in floods along mountains

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Hundreds of homes were evacuated in northern Nevada, and stranded motorists were pulled from cars stuck on flooded Northern …

Weather

The Everlast Notebook is filled with smart, scannable pages that are also reusable

You’ve probably seen a few of these smart paper or smart pen things over the years — write in this special notebook and it gets saved to an app, that sort of thing. A new entrant to this niche space is the Everlast notebook, which obviates the necessity of restocking proprietary paper in that its …

Google Drive

The Arduino MKRZero is a teenier, tinier DIY board for hardware hackers

What do you buy for someone who has everything? Either a pink fairy armadillo or an Arduino MKRZero. I’d recommend going with the Arduino.<p>The MKRZero is basically a really, really small microcomputer with a number of outputs and headers as well as a battery management system and USB control. It’s …

Arduino

The government wants to block your mobile phone signal while you’re driving

Tempted to make a phone call while driving? Well, in the near future you won't even be able to use your phone behind the wheel — at least in …

Sevenhugs Smart Remote Takes Home Automation To The Next Level (video)

Wouldn’t it be great to have a single remote control for all your home automation needs. If you have been searching for a single remote control …