Scientists have long talked about black silicon (that is, silicon with nano-sized structures) having the potential to trump conventional solar power, and there's now some proof that this is happening.
Is cloud making a difference in Big Data efforts? Can it deliver the agility and scalability required to handle petabytes and exabytes’ worth of data coming out of enterprises and the Internet of Things?
No, this is not an image of a delicious Fruit Roll-Up, it's actually a unique new flexible material from Ricoh that can create electricity from pressure and vibration. Dubbed "Energy-Generating Rubber,"
The NSA may claim it's not collecting photos of American citizens for a facial recognition database, but the FBI most certainly is. The feds has been building what it calls the "Next Generation Identification
Hot on the heels of an eye-catching grain silo-turned-apartment building opening in Johannesburg, South Africa, the city of Cape Town will soon have its own surreal silo conversion, from British designer
In the first wave of the internet people talked to one another, but in the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution it is everyday objects that are communicating with each other, and us. The end goal is smarter