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To Prevent Crashes, Your Future Car Will Chat With Other Vehicles | WIRED

<b>1</b>// The communication system works in the 5.9-GHz band.<p><b>2</b>// Eventually cars could get warnings from construction zones, telling them to slow down.<p><b>3</b>// …

Yves Behar’s August Smart Lock Lets Users Open Doors With A Mobile App

The smart home has grown in importance over the years, with new technologies being used to connect users with what used to be dumb objects. Products like the Nest thermostat show how wireless technology and mobile apps to better manage the temperature of your home. Now similar technology is being …

Killer cloud: report says Amazon Web Services threatens all IT incumbents

Amazon(s amzn) Web Services faces growing competition from a dozen or more legacy name-brand IT giants. But instead of taking a hit, it poses a …

Atheer bringing 3D augmented reality and gesture control to Android

If you push virtual content next to peoples' eyes, you need correct calibration, response time, and 3D rendering," said Atheer's computer vision expert Allen Yang. "You need the full experience for this to fly. If it's just nice graphics and the interface doesn't work, it's no good. In the worst …

SmartThings opens up its home automation platform to developers

To say SmartThings' Kickstarter campaign was a success is an understatement: the Internet of Things outfit, which offers a clever array of home automation sensors, routers and smartphone apps, raised more than $1.2 million (over four times the company's original goal), nabbed over 6,000 backers and …

Wise.io Debuts Machine Learning Service That Offers To The Public What Google Builds For Itself

Google, LinkedIn and Amazon have thousands of engineers who point their work inward to build better recommendations, search and other Internet-scale features. Wise.io is launching today to offer a similar form of machine learning that does the inverse by pointing its technology outward for people …

Roku takes $60 million in funding, wants to be the front end for your TV

Despite its image as an underdog, Roku knows how to court some heavy hitters in the TV business: on top of a total $80 million in previous investments, it just received a $60 million boost this week. The new funding round has BSkyB and News Corp returning with checkbooks in hand, but it also …

What Happens When You Wear Your Computer? D11 Speakers Sound Off.

Your smartphone is an incredibly powerful computer that fits inside your pocket.<p>So, what happens when you put that technology on even smaller …

Cracking Kinect: the Xbox One's new sensor could be a hardware hacker's dream

Will a higher-resolution camera lead to more inventive DIY creations?<p>One of the biggest upgrades to Microsoft's recently unveiled Xbox One console is the new and improved Kinect: the device now features a higher fidelity sensor, a larger field of view compared to the original, and better skeletal …