Ken Isaac

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More Startups Would Be Successful if They Learned How to Do This

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

December 2015 Top 100 Angel Investors to Follow on Twitter

#1) @Jason - jason (Up from #2)<p>#2) @AHMalcolm - Andrew Malcolm (Down from #1)<p>#3) @sandikrakowski - Sandi Krakowski (#3 last month)<p>#4) @IBDinvestors - …

What The Most Successful People Do In The Mornings

Wake up and smell the coffee!<p>Even though he has a pretty important and often stressful job, President Barack Obama works out for 45 minutes a day, six days a week. His sweat sessions are more frequent than most Americans', and, chances are, the routine helps him keep a clear head when the workday …

Success

3 Mind-Blowing Truths About Creativity

Bestselling author Elizabeth Gilbert will make you reconsider what you thought you knew about creativity.<p>There is no shortage of people out there offering creativity advice. Whether you're willing to invest a Google search or a hefty portion of your training budget, entrepreneurs who want help …

One of the best Android keyboards out there just got even better

SwiftyKey Neural Alpha launches today as part of the SwiftKey Greenhouse. Neural uses neural networks to bring text prediction to a whole new level.<p>Neural networks is a subfield of artificial intelligence that is inspired by the structure and operation of the human brain.<p>This means that SwiftKey …

Officials Warn Attendees At Mountain View Electronic Music Festival Not To Bring Drugs

<b>MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - SEPTEMBER 28: Robbert van de Corput aka Hardwell performs as part of Beyond Wonderland Bay Area Day One at Shoreline Amphitheatre</b> …

3D Cable Robot Uses the Building as Its Exoskeleton.

There’s not much information about this commercial product, but it looks so interesting, we just had to share it. It doesn’t seem there is anything …

Lockheed's HULC Exoskeleton is Stealthy, Enables Soldiers to Easily Carry 200-Pounds for Over 12-Miles

• Submit to:<br>• Del.icio.us<br>• Digg<br>• Slashdot<p>This entry was posted on 09/15/2015 02:30am and is filed under Military , Picdump, Technology .<br>You can leave a …

Actual Prototype Military Exoskeleton Is Way More Subtle Than in Edge of Tomorrow | The Robot's Voice

Upon clicking the video to see an exoskeleton, I wondered where it was. This looks like a mo-cap suit with a few extra straps attached, though it …

Robotics

Paralyzed man uses own brainwaves to walk again – no exoskeleton required

A man suffering complete paralysis in both legs has regained the ability to walk again using electrical signals generated by his own brain. Unlike …

Brainwaves

Soldier Finds Out What It’s Like to Wear One of Those Load-Bearing Exoskeletons: ‘It’s Like a Rubber Band’

There are several institutions developing exoskeletons to do everything from helping paralyzed individuals walk again to easing the burden on soldiers carrying heavy loads over long distances.<p>What is it like to wear one though?<p>IEEE Spectrum, which was on hand at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory at …

Rubber Bands

The Effort To Create an 'Iron Man' Type Exoskeleton

Nerval's Lobster writes: <i>Tony Stark, as played by Robert Downey, Jr., is the epitome of suave wit—but without his metal shell, he's just another</i> …

DARPA Tests Exoskeletons On Soldiers

Is it possible to carry a backpack that makes walking...easier?<p>Since the dawn of time humans have donned specialized clothing for war. From ancient helmets through medieval platemail to modern camouflage, a soldier’s clothing shows evolution both in need for protection and styles of warfare. In our …

Robotics

Is Android a monopoly?

A report from <i>Bloomberg</i> this morning suggests that US antitrust regulators are looking into whether Google has engaged in anticompetitive practices with its Android operating system. It seems a preposterous question to ask, but might Android constitute an actual monopoly?<p>Google doesn’t make any …

Hey Google, don't just change fundamental parts of my launcher without warning

Since it became available I've been using the Google Now Launcher on pretty much every phone. Though it's of course pre-loaded on Nexuses and now …

14 words you understand only if you work at Google

To outsiders, the language used by employees of the internet company may sound like gibberish. But within the company, the Google dialect is second nature.<p>Here are some Google-specific words you learn once you start working inside the Googleplex.

FTC is investigating complaints about Google’s ‘home-screen advantage’ on Android

The Federal Trade Commission has its gaze set on Google yet again, but this time it’s not about the technology giant’s search engine — it’s about …

Google’s latest idea would make it harder to drop your phone

A new patent filed by Google shows an innovative method for preventing you from dropping your smartphone and smashing all of the delicate circuitry …

20 Excellent Wireframing Tools for Mobile

1. Proto<p>2. Moqups<p>3. UXPin<p>4. Balsamiq<p>5. Justinmind<p>6. Fluid<p>7. Axure<p>8. Mockflow<p>9. Protoshare<p>10. Wireframe<p>11. Wireframe Sketcher<p>12. Omnigraffle<p>13. …

8 Things you should not be afraid of as a Developer

Change<p>In Software Development there is no such thing as stagnancy. Everything you develop now is just another version of a component that will …

Themer will make your Android phone look amazing

One of the benefits of Android is its customisability, but that process isn't always easy for average users. An app called Themer is trying to change …

Free online Android programming course starting next month

An online university will start a free online Android programming course next month, offering interested applicants the first notions needed to create apps for smartphones and tablets running Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Spotted by a <i>reddit</i> user, the eight-week long course offered by the …

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Index<p>Ada<p>Agda<p>Alef<p>Android<p>APL<p>Arduino<p>ASP.NET MVC<p>Assembly …

The Modern Java Web Developer - JavaOne 2013

HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Angular JS, Bootstrap, Mobile, CoffeeScript, GitHub, functional programming, Page Speed, Apache, JSON with Jackson, caching, REST, Security, load testing, profiling, Wro4j, Heroku, Cloudbees, AWS. These are just some of the buzzwords that a Java web developer hears …

The Second Coming of Java: A Relic Returns to Rule Web

Biz Stone called it "one of the most special days in the history of Twitter." And as it turned out, it was also a notable day for Java, a relic of …

Oracle adds long-awaited whitelisting capabilities to Java

Oracle added a feature in Java that lets companies control what specific Java applets are allowed to run on their endpoint computers, which could help them better manage Java security risks.<p>The new feature is called the “Deployment Rule Set” and was added in Java 7 Update 40 (Java 7u40) that was …

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News Startup Slant Combines Crowdsourced Content With Pro Editing

Here’s an impressive claim: Slant says that it’s creating “America’s most diverse newsroom.”<p>The structure of that newsroom isn’t exactly <i>traditional</i> — in fact, starting today, Slant is open to anyone who wants to write an article for the site. This might sound like a recipe for crap content, but …