Kenneth Tseng

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python-for-android — python-for-android 0.1 documentation

python-for-android¶<p>python-for-android is an open source build tool to let you package Python code into standalone android APKs that can be passed …

Radical roads drive robot cars

A lot is written about the rise of autonomous cars, such as those developed by Google, but these vehicles will also change our highways forever.<p>One of the world’s most famously gridlocked cities in the world may be about to shed its image and get on the move again.<p>Los Angeles in California has just …

Autonomous Cars

Statoil regional and international offices by A-Lab

Five aluminium-clad volumes are stacked up like a pile of horizontal skyscrapers at this office complex outside Oslo by Norwegian studio A-Lab (+ …

Google Glass infographic – how it works

If, like me, you’ve been trying to figure out just how Google Glass works then you’ll definitely want to check out this insightful infographic created by Martin Missfeldt. The infographic is a handy, albeit brief glimpse at the hardware setup, including camera, microphone, and speaker locations, …

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Here Are Some Changes Apple Should Make To The iPhone's Software

Apple is preparing the next version of iOS, the software use on iPhones and iPads.<p>A lot of people believe Apple needs to change the look and feel of iOS as well as the way iOS works. Someone posted a video to YouTube with a concept video for iOS, addressing the latter problem.<p>One of the biggest …

iOS

iPhone用LomoScanner AppがiTunesよりダウンロード頂けるようになりました

iOS 及 Android 版 Feedly 迎來更新:搜尋更方便、「必讀」功能

在 Google 宣佈將關閉 Google Reader 後的兩週內 Feedly 已經迎來了大約 300 萬名新用戶(前一次聽到還只有 50 萬呢),這也促使他們加快了行動版 App 的更新。日前 iOS 和 Android 版的 Feedly 進行了升級,新版中改進了搜尋引擎,提升了其在速度和文章建議(根據用戶訂閱情況提供結果)等方面的表現。<p>此外新版本中還加入了全新的「必讀(Must Reads)」功能,便於用戶閱讀最關注的資訊,同時還有能最大化螢幕可視空間的僅顯示標題模式和改良後的分享面板(擁有自訂捷徑、分享至 Google+ 等功能)。有興趣的朋友可以訪問來源瞭解更多的相關資訊。<p>經由: …

中國大陸北斗衛星導航技術將進入個人智慧型手機領域

繼之前的車載終端領域之後,中國大陸自行研製的北斗衛星導航技術又要登上一個新的「舞台」了。中國大陸衛星導航系統管理辦公室研究員楊強文在接受新華網採訪時透露再過不久北斗就會進入個人智慧型手機領域,中國大陸的手機廠商將會在自己的產品上採用這一技術。據悉大陸政府目前也正在積極尋求投資,希望能有助於北斗儘早實現民用。<p>經由: The Register, engadget<p>來源: Xinhua News<p>標籤: Beidou, China, GPS, mobilepostcross, Navigation

Sundial House by Hironaka Ogawa

Japanese architect Hironaka Ogawa designed this rural house in Kagawa like a sundial, with a south-facing tower that casts shadows across a grassy …

Is it a phone, is it a bank?

SWAHILI continues to creep into the language of global finance. M-PESA, a thriving money-transfer system run by Safaricom, a Kenyan mobile-phone …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Product Design

新版 Cooliris for iOS 帶來重大更新,相片牆整合全新社群元素(中文解說影片)

雲端儲存服務的成熟,帶領了社交媒體的蓬勃發展,現在我們透過不同廠商所提供的空間分享照片。但每個人習慣使用的空間不一,有些人是 Flickr 的忠實擁護者,喜歡 Google 一站式服務的朋友或會選擇 Picasa,Dropbox 則有不限檔案類型的自由分享優勢,而更多人使用的是社群網站所提供的相簿功能。所以我們不免會有資訊難以統合的困擾,而這就是 Cooliris 進入第 2.6 版重大更新所要解決的主題。談到 Cooliris,最讓玩家熟知的大概是在 Firefox 上的附加元件,在當時提供相當華麗的相片牆顯示介面,不過隨著使用者逐漸利用手持裝置做為瀏覽與分享圖片的主力,該公司開始轉而在 i …

Apple aims to outdo Google's Street View

A newly published patent application from Apple envisions a panoramic navigation system similar to Street View but with one distinct advantage.<p>Apple may be eyeing its own "Street View" type navigation system and one that offers a key benefit over Google's version.<p>Published today by the U.S. Patent …

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Apple Updates ‘Find My Friends,’ Version 2.1 Includes Customizable Geofencing

Apple has released an update to its iOS app, Find My Friends. A slightly tweaked user interface for searches and notifications based on proximate …

The Brain

Why paying attention is anything but elementary

It’s surprising how much of the world we see and yet do not take in. Who better to teach us why we miss so much and what to do about it than Sherlock Holmes?<p>“The true art of memory is the art of attention,” wrote Samuel Johnson. Wise words, indeed, but what exactly is this art? Do we really know …

Mindfulness

Best science and technology pictures of the week

The most amazing pictures from the past seven days – featuring biblical swarms, reaching out into space, and jumping rats.<p>For more photos from Nasa Astronaut Chris Hadfield follow @Cmdr_Hadfield on Twitter.<p>To see all 50 images in the Smithsonian’s annual photo competition visit its gallery, where …

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Ten extraordinary Pentagon mind experiments

The Pentagon's growing interest in the brain for everything from mind-controlled vehicles to advanced prosthetics.<p>It’s been 30 years since the first message was sent over initial nodes of the Arpanet, the Pentagon-sponsored precursor to the internet. But this month, researchers announced something …

The Brain

Why people act out of line with their beliefs

Ever been forced to defend a particular position and ended up believing it? You’ve succumbed to one of the most famous theories in social psychology.<p>If at first you don't succeed, lower your standards. And if you find yourself acting out of line with your beliefs, change them. This sounds like …

Psychology

Frustration and failure fuel Dyson's success

Sir James Dyson tells BBC Future in an exclusive interview that his iconic redesigns – such as the world's first bagless vacuum cleaner – only succeed because of past failures.<p>Sir James Dyson changed the way the world vacuums the stairs.<p>Thirty years ago, Dyson’s imaginative reworking of the vacuum …

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Bringing mod cons to the slums

There’s an urgent need for sustainable housing solutions for the urban poor around the world. Meet the people hoping to revolutionise slum living with their hi-tech, low-cost ideas.<p>Migration of people to cities has reached unprecedented levels in recent human history. Over a third of these people – …

Housing

Python Fastest Web Framework

What is the fastest web framework for Python? In this post we will examine a trivial 'Hello World!'. See also:<p>The application (see source) is written …

House in Minoh / FujiwaraMuro Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house stands on a large lot amongst other plots of land where new houses are being built. The …

Helix Staircase by Matter Design

This half-scale model of a spiral staircase by American studio Matter Design is made from concrete treads that slip neatly over each other.<p><i>Above and</i> …