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“The Shazam for Wine” Lets You Buy Vino By Snapping Its Label

As is often the case with alcohol, a wine you enjoy today might not be remembered tomorrow. Considered the Shazam for wine, Drync launched Tuesday with a wine discovery and e-commerce app that lets users buy vino by snapping a photo of the label or searching by name.<p>“Amazon has trained us to …

Scanadu Scout 'medical tricorder' for smartphones breaks crowdfunding record

Scanadu, the health startup aiming to arm consumers with a smartphone accessory capable of reading vital signs on their body, has taken another step forward in making its "medical tricorder" a reality. Having met its $100,000 crowdfunding goal on Indiegogo in one day, the Scanadu Scout went on to …

Vaavud Smartphone Wind Meter Now Available, Use Your Phone To Measure Windspeed Like It’s The Future

Kickstarter success Vaavud is a thing of beauty. Created by a Danish team of enterprising inventors, it plugs into your iPhone or Android device’s headphone jack and connects with an app to tell you the current wind speed. It uses no power, and actually talks wirelessly to your phone via the …

Sosh's Data-Based Personal Concierge Points To Predictive Future

Startup Sosh is aiming to be a mobile “concierge” to help people find unique personalized things to do in a city. But it wants to do much more, predicting what you want to do and with which friends–and arrange the activities for you.<p>The Sosh app aggregates and analyzes a massive amount of data on …

DO-RA Is An Environmental Sensor That Plugs Into Your Phone & Tracks Radiation Exposure

There’s a thriving cottage industry of smartphone extension hardware that plugs into the headphone jack on your phone and extends its capabilities in one way or another — feeding whatever special data it grabs back to an app where you get to parse, poke and prod it. It’s hard to keep track of the …

The pill that can text from inside the body

Scientists are set to trial a new ‘digital pill’ which can send a text to relatives and doctors from inside the body.<p>It is hoped the pills could be used to cut the number of drugs that are wasted each year as well as alert family members if medication isn’t being taken properly by elderly relatives.<p>…

This bracelet could replace your passwords, your car keys, and even your fingerprints

Fingerprint readers. Face Unlock. Retinal scanners. They're all no better than your average password, at least the way Dr. Karl Martin sees it. "Your face, your iris — they're all physical features that can be stolen, that you leave everywhere."<p>Luckily, Dr. Martin has a better idea. He's planning …

Waze debuts new feature where celebrities give you driving directions

Now you can have a celebrity give you driving directions.<p>Waze is partnering with Universal Pictures to roll out a celebrity voice navigation feature. The first celebrity to guide you from point A to point B is comedian and actor Kevin Hart.<p>Waze is a popular app that crowdsources traffic and …

It’s not finance, it’s Cy-fi

2013-05-09T18:02:37.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>Nanex, the market analysts who like to create visual representations of the markets, have animated half …

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Mudhoney supported by METZ and the Meat Puppets at the Forum, London, June 8<p>Poster by Adam Pobiak