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Google Glass user treated for internet addiction caused by the device

Scientists have treated a man they believe to be the first patient with internet addiction disorder brought on by overuse of Google Glass.<p>The man had been using the technology for around 18 hours a day – removing it only to sleep and wash – and complained of feeling irritable and argumentative …

This Adaptable House Reshapes Itself For Your Growing Family, Or For Your Divorce

The Adaptable House, part of a new development in Denmark, is designed to change over time. If a family has kids and wants to add a room or make a …

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The Store Of The Future Will Be All About You

Imagine a day of shopping. You walk into your favorite store and a sales associate greets you by name. Your size and style are in the store’s system, so a dressing room is prepped with options based on your previous purchases and browsing history. Next you spot some shoes you like but they’re not …

Windowless planes: is this the future of flying?

Display screens projecting the sky outside could line the cabin of aircrafts if windowless planes become reality<p>A UK aerospace firm has released images of its windowless plane concept in which display screens show the environment outside the plane as well as films and video conferencing.<p>Windowless …

Digital wallets and vein scanners: How we'll pay for things in the future

Future Finance showcases future trends related to the global financial system.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> How did you pay for your coffee this morning?<p>If you're in San Francisco, perhaps you waved your smartphone over a payment terminal; if in London, maybe you momentarily tapped your funky-looking wristband on it; if …

Ten Places to Go Before They Disappear

It is a sad reality that some of the world's most beautiful sights are at risk of disappearing. Some of the world's natural wonders are under threat from development, mass tourism and environmental change, making it crucial to travel to these places before it's too late. Whether it's ancient …

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Permanent 'Trash Islands' Are Forming In The Ocean

Though it didn't seem like an overwhelming amount of trash, he recorded log entries every hour, noting the bits of debris in the water. Toothbrushes. Bottle caps. Eel traps. Floating nets. Soap bottles. On and on it went.<p>Given that he was in the Pacific Ocean, halfway between California and Hawaii, …

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This colorful tree is designed to grow 40 types of fruit

Even the most beautiful trees tend to bloom in only a single color, but artist Sam Van Aken is growing trees that turn into a kaleidoscopic array of flowers come spring. A project of his, the "Tree of 40 Fruit," has Van Aken grafting 40 different stone fruit branches onto a single tree, ultimately …

The future of travel: what will holidays look like in 2024?

What does the future hold for travel? Check-in by robot? Budget space flights? Virtual holidays? Flight comparison site Skyscanner is offering a glimpse of what the 2024 holiday experience could be like with its Future of Travel report. We’ve digested the findings and come up with a few ideas that …

The End Of Passwords? This Bracelet Unlocks Computers And Doors With Your Heartbeat

Bionym’s Nymi offers a glimpse of the future of wearable biometric authentication.<p>This much we can all agree on: Passwords suck.<p>With that in mind, companies are hard at work developing other forms of user-friendly authentication. Fingerprinting is already being used to unlock iPhones and the PayPal …

A Wearable Drone That Launches Off Your Wrist To Take Your Selfie

“Oh man, this would make a great picture. I wish there was someone else here to take our picture for us so we didn’t have to take a selfie!”<p>Has this ever happened to you?<p>Of course it has. You’re a human being in the 21st century who reads tech blogs.<p>The Nixie aims to solve that. It’s, as crazy as …

The Future of Beauty

Ever dreamed of getting your workout by popping a pill, melting your muffin top painlessly, or growing back the thick, shiny locks you had as a child? Miracles do happen.<p>If someone told you 20 years ago that women would be on waiting lists to have botulinum toxin injected in their face, chances are …

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