Dennis Huang

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Notion: Be home, even when you're not.

<b>Our Kickstarter campaign is over, but you can still get Notion. Head over to notion.is for more info and to place your order.</b><p>The Notion of Home …

We Make Driving Safer and Worry Free

For Family<p><b>Turn your family car into a connected car</b><p>Zubie Car Connect is easy to install and easy use. Get connected in just 3 easy steps.<p>LEARN …

Dash Launches Chassis, An API To Build The “Internet Of Cars”

Dash was one of the earliest and most design-focused apps to offer direct connectivity to your car via their OBD-II port, which is designed to provide mechanics with detailed stats and information. Now, the app is expanding beyond its own software with the Chassis API, a connected car platform that …

The Apple Watch's Achilles Heel is the iPhone

Now that the dust has settled on the long-anticipated unveiling of the Apple Watch, a major obstacle to its success is coming into view: the iPhone.<p>The Apple Watch has been the subject of breathless anticipation for years because, as Tim Cook said at its introduction, it represents “the next …

Pizza Gio is Australia's first pizza vending machine

It might sound like pie in the sky, but pizza vending machines have finally arrived in Australia, following examples in France, the US, and Italy.<p>The Pizza Gio machine vends two varieties of 11-inch artisan pizzas, cooked on demand in under three minutes. It's the brainchild of George Pompei, the …

StudyBlue Founder Chris Klundt Steps Back Into CEO Role, Revamps Site Design, Preps For Pro

Just in time for students to head back to school, crowdsourced flash card study platform StudyBlue announced a new site design, search navigation capabilities, a lifelong learning feature, a new pro version of the platform and that co-founder Chris Klundt would be stepping back into the role of CEO …

Nokia invests in quantified-driving gadget-maker Zubie

After raising its $10 million Series A in December, connected car startup Zubie has attracted two key strategic investors: Nokia(s nok) and auto …

Apple University preaches mantra of simplicity to employees

In a class called "What Makes Apple, Apple," an instructor shows Apple employees a slide of a 78-button remote control for Google TV. He then shows an Apple TV remote, which has just three buttons.<p>That story, which illustrates Apple's strive towards simplicity, is part of a rare look inside the …

ScratchJr: Coding for Young Kids

<i>ScratchJr was inspired by the popular Scratch programming language, used by millions of young people (ages 8 and up) around the world. In creating</i> …

Apple Features Internet of Things in New iPhone Ad, "Parenthood"

Apple pitches parents with its latest iPhone ad.<p>Today is the seventh anniversary of the very first iPhone release and Apple is celebrating it with a new ad touting the device’s role in the Internet of Things and its ability to support parenting and foster family interaction. Showcased in the spot …

This smart hoodie lets you message friends on the sly

You don't have to be a forward-thinking fashion designer or scientist to produce tech-savvy clothing. Need evidence? Just look at the smart hoodie developed by New York University grad students Alina Balean and Rucha Patwardhan. They've integrated a cellular-equipped Arduino board and switches into …

Why Apple Developers Like What They're Seeing at WWDC

SAN FRANCISCO - It's a great time to be an Apple developer. That's the consensus from the dozens of iOS and Mac developers I've spoken to at WWDC …

Restaurant payments startup Swipely whips up a fresh $20M

Restaurants and bars are getting smarter about the way they deal with customers these days.<p>Providence, Rhode Island-based Swipely makes a cloud-based payments system that lets restaurants and bars crunch data to find their best customers, detect most popular menu items, launch rewards programs, and …

9 Iconic Growth Hacks Tech Companies Used to Boost User Base

<i>John McLaughlin is a start-up founder and entrepreneur based in Manhattan and a writer for Fueled, a mobile development company based in New York City.</i><p>These days, it seems like some tech companies go from zero to a million users overnight. The growth of these firms — Airbnb and Uber might service …

Smash Is A Wearable For Tracking Tennis Technique

Fitness wearables are getting more specialized. There’s Sensoria’s smart running socks. The Krack trick-tracker for skateboarders. And now Smash: a wearable bracelet for tennis players to quantify their technique.<p>Or there will be if Smash’s Australian makers can convince Kickstarter backers to …

Google Reveals Its Self-Driving Cars

Google’s co-founder Sergey Brin announced at the Code Conference today that the company has built a number of prototype self-driving cars from scratch.<p>Google’s prototype cars don’t need a human to intervene at all — which means there isn’t a steering wheel, accelerator pedal or brake pedal. …

Long-Delayed Connected Device Tile Finally Starts Shipping

The Bluetooth-powered lost item finder called Tile, which last summer raised $2.6 million via crowdfunding, has finally begun shipping, the company now claims. Early backers may be a bit skeptical, given the delays the company experienced since raising a significant round of funding many months …

A tennis racquet wired to teach you how to swing better | Fortune.com

FORTUNE -- In 1990, when Eric Babolat was a college student in France, he remembers watching Sharon Stone play tennis with a hologram instructor in the movie <i>Total Recall</i> and thinking, “That’s the future of tennis.” This was not idle reflection. Babolat represents the fifth generation in a family …

Hyperlocal apps help residents fight crime

Early this year, a crime spree hit the usually quiet residential neighborhood of Grandview, northeast of downtown Phoenix, Arizona.<p>Over a period of three months, there were 25 home burglaries in the neighborhood, often carried out while residents were out for just a few hours. When police work …

3D printed 'nano-liver' could help poisoning and infection victims

When 3D printing and nanotechnology get together for a party the results are actually <i>good</i> for your liver, according to researchers at the UC San Diego. They've managed to create a device that uses nanoparticles to trap toxins that can damage cells in the body, helping victims of animal stings, …

Oculus Rift user transplants his whole body into VR using three Kinects

So, not <i>every</i> indie developer abandoned Oculus VR after the Facebook take-over. 3D video expert Oliver Kreylos is one of those who stuck around, and we're mighty glad he did. Check out his three-way-Kinect-plus-Rift setup in the video below and you'll be glad too -- even if the second video, showing …

Hot Pop Factory Laser Cutting + 3D Printing Blog

3D Printed Enclosures: Measure Company Culture in Real Time<p>April 17, 2018<p>Necessity may be the mother of invention, but sometimes it is opportunity …

LILYPAD: Floating City for Climate Change Refugees

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Ozobot robot follows a drawn path, changes functions based on color

Robotics