Nick Szuch

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Pharrell Made Only $2,700 In Songwriter Royalties From 43 Million Plays Of 'Happy' On Pandora

Despite Pharrell's ubiquity, "Happy" made $2,700 in publisher and songwriter royalties from 43 million Pandora streams in the first quarter of 2014, according to an email from music publisher Sony/ATV CEO Marty Bandier obtained by Digital Music News.<p>In the letter, Bandier said a million streams of …

Pandora

Bionic Eyes Can Already Restore Vision, Soon They'll Make It Superhuman

We now live in an age where radical technology can help the blind to see, an impressive enough accomplishment in its own right that gets even more …

Nike 'Rise and Shine' commercial Find Your Greatness

Revolutionary membrane can keep your heart beating perfectly forever

You're looking at a rabbit's heart beating outside the animal that once hosted it. It's alive, pumping blood on its own thanks to a revolutionary …

Stretchy Artificial Skin Lets Prosthetic Hand Sense Heat, Humidity, and Pressure

It's so sophisticated, it can even tell the difference between a dry and soggy diaper<p>Prosthetic limbs that can be controlled by an amputee’s thoughts or muscle movements already exist. But what if they could also sense the environment and then send that information back to the amputee’s nervous …

Nature Communications

A Day With Project Ara, Google's Crazy Modular Phone

Seth Newburg has a phone. It’s a new phone, just a prototype. Almost no one here at Google has seen it yet. Newburg is sitting in a corner conference …

Cicret Bracelet Turns Your Arm Into An Interactive Device

When it comes to the realm of electronics, wearable technology has fueled a flurry of devices that touch both ends of the practicality spectrum. …

New Aluminum 'Foam' Makes Trains Stronger, Lighter, and Safer

Americans have long been promised high-speed rail, but to date, we're still far behind Europe and Asia when it comes to rolling stock. Now, we have …

Scientists Put a Worm Brain in a Lego Robot Body - And It Worked

The brainwaves of a roundworm drove a Lego robot.<p>The brain is really little more than a collection of electrical signals. If we can learn to …